Period
to 21 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Freedom of Information in contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Freedom of Information over the 6 months to 21 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Freedom of Information (FOI)
South London > Croydon
6 months to
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 - 73
Rank change year-on-year - +73 -
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.50% - 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% - 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 4
Croydon median daily rate £485 - £368
10th Percentile £436 - £260
90th Percentile £499 - £493
South London median daily rate £475 - £368
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

Freedom of Information is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 373 237 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.03% 32.96% 31.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 158 110
Croydon median daily rate £550 £500 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.76% +7.74%
10th Percentile £413 £226 £260
90th Percentile £688 £675 £576
South London median daily rate £525 £495 £413
% change year-on-year +6.06% +20.00% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Croydon median hourly rate - £89.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +230.56% -2.81%
South London median hourly rate £42.27 £46.25 £45.76
% change year-on-year -8.62% +1.07% +70.17%

Freedom of Information
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

Job postings citing Freedom of Information as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Croydon.

Job vacancy trend for Freedom of Information in Croydon

Freedom of Information
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Freedom of Information in Croydon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Freedom of Information in Croydon

For the 6 months to 21 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Freedom of Information 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Freedom of Information.

1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) Data Security
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information Act
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
2 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 1 (16.67%) Change Management
5 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (16.67%) Validation

Freedom of Information
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Discoverer
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Toad
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) AWS Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (66.67%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Database Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (66.67%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) CentOS
2 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
1 5 (83.33%) Data Security
2 4 (66.67%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 4 (66.67%) Security Management
2 4 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Accounts Payable
3 1 (16.67%) Accounts Receivable
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Cash Management
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
3 1 (16.67%) Data Extraction
3 1 (16.67%) Data Validation
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Information Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Kubernetes
1 4 (66.67%) Terraform
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle