Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CGI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CGI over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 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.

Common Gateway Interface (CGI)
England > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 621 594 593
Rank change year-on-year -27 -1 -2
Contract jobs citing CGI 11 22 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.049% 0.053%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.063% 0.14% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 15 15
London median daily rate £500 £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £385 £371 £311
90th Percentile £699 £488 £575
England median daily rate £400 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -15.79% +18.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
London median hourly rate - - £27.66
England median hourly rate - - £27.66

CGI is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17334 15311 15129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.14% 34.35% 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 13241 11465 11260
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 71 95
London median hourly rate £30.75 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.13% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.09 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £49.75 £57.50 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

CGI
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing CGI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for CGI in London

CGI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CGI in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for CGI in London

CGI
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CGI in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CGI in London

CGI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CGI in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CGI in London

CGI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CGI within the London region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -11 2 - -
CGI
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CGI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for CGI.

1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Python
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
4 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
4 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
4 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 2 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Blue Prism

CGI
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) Marvel
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Payment Gateway
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (9.09%) ICMP
2 1 (9.09%) Multicast
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
2 1 (9.09%) SSL
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) CMake
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) AppScan
2 1 (9.09%) Burp Suite
2 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (9.09%) Paros
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) WebScarab
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Build Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Payments Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Penetration Tester
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Delivery Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Tester
2 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 1 (9.09%) FastCGI
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 2 (18.18%) Motion Graphics
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Team
2 1 (9.09%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) Blog
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Graphic Design
2 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Photography
2 1 (9.09%) Podcast
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Robotic Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Robotic Process Automation
2 2 (18.18%) Runbook
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Black-Box Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
3 1 (9.09%) OWASP
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Prototyping
3 1 (9.09%) Remediation Plan
3 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Modelling
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 1 (9.09%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Shell Script
2 2 (18.18%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) Go
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nessus
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Blue Prism
3 1 (9.09%) Adobe
3 1 (9.09%) Arqiva
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) IBM