Period
to 15 August 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 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 107 69 62
Rank change year-on-year -38 -7 -15
Contract jobs citing Freedom of Information 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 0.59% 0.22% 0.91%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 0.66% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 5
Croydon median daily rate £498 - £335
10th Percentile £444 - £260
90th Percentile £500 - £490
South London median daily rate £495 - £335
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 377 152 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 31.71% 33.48% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 96 124
Croydon median daily rate £550 £490 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.24% +15.29% +21.43%
10th Percentile £321 £295 £231
90th Percentile £700 £663 £553
South London median daily rate £525 £475 £418
% change year-on-year +10.53% +13.77% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 8
Croydon median hourly rate £19.00 £165.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -88.48% +573.47% -11.81%
10th Percentile £18.50 £157.50 £18.22
90th Percentile £19.50 £172.50 £95.00
South London median hourly rate £36.50 £47.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year -22.34% +74.07% -2.81%

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 15 August 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 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
2 6 (85.71%) Data Security
2 6 (85.71%) Security Management
2 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
2 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Freedom of Information Act
2 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
2 6 (85.71%) Kubernetes
2 6 (85.71%) Terraform
3 5 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 5 (71.43%) Customer Requirements
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
3 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (28.57%) Docker
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon S3
1 5 (71.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
2 6 (85.71%) Unix Administrator
3 5 (71.43%) AWS Administrator
3 5 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (71.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 2 (28.57%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (14.29%) Database Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Freedom of Information Act
1 6 (85.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
2 6 (85.71%) CentOS
2 6 (85.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Data Protection
1 6 (85.71%) Data Security
1 6 (85.71%) Project Management
1 6 (85.71%) Risk Management
1 6 (85.71%) Security Management
1 6 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) Kubernetes
1 6 (85.71%) Terraform
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle