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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for NGN skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NGN over the 6 months to 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Next Generation Network (NGN)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 196 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing NGN 2 0 0
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.045% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £700 - -
Central London median daily rate £700 - -

NGN is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 417 309 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 9.32% 8.91% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 230 176
10th Percentile £264 £340 £259
25th Percentile £386 £413 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £523 £490
Median % change year-on-year +0.48% +6.63% +3.16%
75th Percentile £638 £588 £575
90th Percentile £750 £706 £638
Central London median daily rate £525 £505 £488
% change year-on-year +3.96% +3.59% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 3
10th Percentile £19.80 £13.88 £36.78
25th Percentile £20.81 £17.44 £36.81
Median hourly rate £26.00 £22.25 £37.75
Median % change year-on-year +16.85% -41.06% +41.12%
75th Percentile £60.44 £34.25 £47.56
90th Percentile £62.95 £37.75 £52.93
Central London median hourly rate £26.00 £22.25 £37.63
% change year-on-year +16.85% -40.86% +39.35%

NGN
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing NGN as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for NGN in the City of London

NGN
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing NGN in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for NGN in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, IT contractor jobs citing NGN also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for NGN.

1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) GCP
1 2 (100.00%) GitLab
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Epics
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) Refinitiv
1 2 (100.00%) SD-WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Presentation Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Influencing Skills
1 2 (100.00%) CI/CD
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Windows

NGN
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Azure
1 2 (100.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) IPv6
1 2 (100.00%) SD-WAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) GitLab
1 2 (100.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Influencing Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Presentation Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Network Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Service Architect
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Cloud Native
1 2 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) CI/CD
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) DevOps
1 2 (100.00%) Epics
1 2 (100.00%) Financial Analysis
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure as Code
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) TOGAF Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 2 (100.00%) Dell
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Refinitiv