Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Digital Transformation Programme skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Transformation Programme over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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.

Digital Transformation Programmes/Projects
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 206 190 403
Rank change year-on-year -16 +213 +58
Contract jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme 603 567 207
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.31% 1.36% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.51% 1.58% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 428 167
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £413 £375 £375
90th Percentile £650 £650 £675
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
London median hourly rate - £13.00 -
England median hourly rate - £17.43 £19.25
% change year-on-year - -9.45% -

Digital Transformation Programme is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39,938 35,984 37,455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.02% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,177 25,888 26,698
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £310 £298
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 405 425 458
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.39 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £50.30
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Digital Transformation Programme
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Digital Transformation Programme as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Transformation Programme in London

Digital Transformation Programme
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Digital Transformation Programme in London

Digital Transformation Programme
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme in London over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Transformation Programme in London

Digital Transformation Programme
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 Digital Transformation Programme within the London region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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 -31 87 £550 +2.33% 21
West London +6 39 £525 +7.69% 13
South London -19 34 £525 +16.67% 1
East London -9 24 £500 +5.26% 3
North London - 2 - -
Digital Transformation Programme
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme 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 Digital Transformation Programme.

1 371 (61.53%) Agile Software Development
2 268 (44.44%) Java
3 193 (32.01%) Amazon AWS
4 166 (27.53%) TDD
5 152 (25.21%) Ansible
6 138 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
7 137 (22.72%) Puppet
8 134 (22.22%) Finance
9 124 (20.56%) Opscode Chef
10 121 (20.07%) PostgreSQL
10 121 (20.07%) NoSQL
11 114 (18.91%) Tomcat
12 110 (18.24%) DevOps
13 109 (18.08%) OO
14 105 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
15 94 (15.59%) Docker
16 92 (15.26%) Oracle
16 92 (15.26%) NUnit
17 90 (14.93%) MySQL
18 87 (14.43%) Scrum
19 85 (14.10%) JavaScript
20 83 (13.76%) OpenStack
21 82 (13.60%) Microservices
21 82 (13.60%) WebLogic
21 82 (13.60%) BDD
22 81 (13.43%) MSTest
22 81 (13.43%) WebSphere
23 77 (12.77%) HTML
24 76 (12.60%) Web Services
25 71 (11.77%) Stakeholder Management

Digital Transformation Programme
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
1 114 (18.91%) Tomcat
2 83 (13.76%) OpenStack
3 82 (13.60%) WebLogic
4 81 (13.43%) WebSphere
5 43 (7.13%) Confluence
6 25 (4.15%) JBoss
7 24 (3.98%) Jetty
8 22 (3.65%) Cloud Foundry
9 20 (3.32%) CMS
10 10 (1.66%) Apache Spark
11 6 (1.00%) Mule
11 6 (1.00%) Mule ESB
12 5 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 4 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.66%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.50%) Apache
14 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.50%) Sitecore CMS
15 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (1.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.17%) InVision
3 1 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.17%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 3 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.33%) Magento
2 2 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
2 2 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.17%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.17%) Oracle TCA
3 1 (0.17%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 193 (32.01%) Amazon AWS
2 105 (17.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.65%) GitHub
3 16 (2.65%) PaaS
4 11 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (1.82%) IaaS
5 9 (1.49%) AWS CloudFormation
5 9 (1.49%) Heroku
6 8 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (1.16%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (1.16%) npm
7 7 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 6 (1.00%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.83%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 5 (0.83%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.83%) SaaS
10 4 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
10 4 (0.66%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 20 (3.32%) FTP
2 15 (2.49%) SSL
3 14 (2.32%) DNS
3 14 (2.32%) HTTP
3 14 (2.32%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.82%) SMTP
5 6 (1.00%) Firewall
5 6 (1.00%) Internet
6 5 (0.83%) IMAP
7 3 (0.50%) SMS
8 1 (0.17%) 5G
8 1 (0.17%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (0.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.17%) MPLS
8 1 (0.17%) SAN
8 1 (0.17%) Skype
8 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (20.07%) NoSQL
1 121 (20.07%) PostgreSQL
2 90 (14.93%) MySQL
3 64 (10.61%) MongoDB
4 43 (7.13%) Hadoop
5 29 (4.81%) Big Data
6 20 (3.32%) SQL Server
7 18 (2.99%) HBase
8 10 (1.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 9 (1.49%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.00%) Redis
11 4 (0.66%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (0.50%) Couchbase
12 3 (0.50%) Impala
12 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.33%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 92 (15.26%) NUnit
2 81 (13.43%) MSTest
3 67 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 56 (9.29%) Git (software)
4 56 (9.29%) JIRA
5 29 (4.81%) Cucumber
6 28 (4.64%) gulp
7 27 (4.48%) Selenium
8 25 (4.15%) Maven
9 18 (2.99%) Grunt
10 17 (2.82%) Gradle
10 17 (2.82%) IntelliJ
11 15 (2.49%) GitLab
11 15 (2.49%) JUnit
12 12 (1.99%) TeamCity
13 10 (1.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 10 (1.66%) Octopus Deploy
13 10 (1.66%) Spock
14 9 (1.49%) Gatling
14 9 (1.49%) Geb
General
1 134 (22.22%) Finance
2 62 (10.28%) Banking
3 45 (7.46%) Retail Banking
4 19 (3.15%) Marketing
5 15 (2.49%) Investment Banking
5 15 (2.49%) Retail
6 11 (1.82%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.49%) Local Government
7 9 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.00%) Law
9 5 (0.83%) Music Industry
10 3 (0.50%) Back Office
10 3 (0.50%) Legal
10 3 (0.50%) Publishing
11 2 (0.33%) Advertising
11 2 (0.33%) Automotive
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Front Office
11 2 (0.33%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 239 (39.64%) Developer
2 165 (27.36%) Java Developer
3 89 (14.76%) Digital Transformation
4 64 (10.61%) Analyst
5 59 (9.78%) Senior Developer
6 55 (9.12%) Business Analyst
7 54 (8.96%) DevOps Engineer
8 50 (8.29%) Digital Developer
9 48 (7.96%) Senior Java Developer
10 41 (6.80%) Architect
11 36 (5.97%) AWS DevOps
11 36 (5.97%) AWS Engineer
12 34 (5.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 33 (5.47%) Delivery Manager
14 30 (4.98%) Digital Analyst
14 30 (4.98%) Digital Business Analyst
14 30 (4.98%) Full Stack Developer
15 28 (4.64%) Project Manager
16 23 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
17 19 (3.15%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (12.77%) HTML
2 76 (12.60%) Web Services
3 59 (9.78%) Spring
4 52 (8.62%) CSS
5 51 (8.46%) REST
6 49 (8.13%) HTML5
7 48 (7.96%) React
8 47 (7.79%) AngularJS
9 43 (7.13%) Hibernate
10 40 (6.63%) Node.js
11 35 (5.80%) JSON
12 32 (5.31%) RESTful
13 30 (4.98%) Kafka
14 29 (4.81%) Spring Boot
15 25 (4.15%) XML
16 22 (3.65%) Guice
17 20 (3.32%) Dropwizard
17 20 (3.32%) SOAP
18 19 (3.15%) JPA
19 17 (2.82%) Hystrix
Miscellaneous
1 51 (8.46%) Greenfield Project
2 44 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (6.30%) User Experience
4 14 (2.32%) Data Structures
5 9 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.33%) Online Banking
7 5 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.83%) NHS
8 4 (0.66%) Video on Demand
9 3 (0.50%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.33%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.33%) FMCG
10 2 (0.33%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.33%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.33%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.33%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.33%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.17%) Fintech
11 1 (0.17%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.97%) Linux
2 21 (3.48%) Windows
3 10 (1.66%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.00%) CentOS
4 6 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.00%) Unix
5 5 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.33%) Android
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 371 (61.53%) Agile Software Development
2 166 (27.53%) TDD
3 138 (22.89%) Continuous Integration
4 110 (18.24%) DevOps
5 109 (18.08%) OO
6 87 (14.43%) Scrum
7 82 (13.60%) BDD
7 82 (13.60%) Microservices
8 71 (11.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (10.61%) Software Engineering
10 57 (9.45%) Project Management
11 52 (8.62%) Test Automation
12 50 (8.29%) Migration
13 38 (6.30%) Front End Development
14 37 (6.14%) Agile Project Management
15 35 (5.80%) Mentoring
16 31 (5.14%) Kanban
16 31 (5.14%) Open Source
16 31 (5.14%) User Stories
17 30 (4.98%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 268 (44.44%) Java
2 85 (14.10%) JavaScript
3 65 (10.78%) Groovy
4 61 (10.12%) Python
5 41 (6.80%) Ruby
6 33 (5.47%) SQL
7 26 (4.31%) Scala
8 23 (3.81%) Bash Shell
9 21 (3.48%) C#
10 17 (2.82%) Go
11 16 (2.65%) PowerShell
12 11 (1.82%) ES6
12 11 (1.82%) TypeScript
13 9 (1.49%) PHP
14 7 (1.16%) Perl
14 7 (1.16%) R
15 6 (1.00%) Shell Script
15 6 (1.00%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.33%) Bourne shell
16 2 (0.33%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 27 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 16 (2.65%) Degree
4 15 (2.49%) BPSS Clearance
5 7 (1.16%) CTC Cleared
6 6 (1.00%) ISEB
7 2 (0.33%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.33%) PMP
8 1 (0.17%) IIBA
8 1 (0.17%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.48%) QA
2 8 (1.33%) PMO
3 2 (0.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.17%) GDPR
4 1 (0.17%) HL7
System Software
1 94 (15.59%) Docker
2 6 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.33%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.17%) HDFS
5 1 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 152 (25.21%) Ansible
2 137 (22.72%) Puppet
3 124 (20.56%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (5.31%) Kubernetes
4 32 (5.31%) Terraform
5 24 (3.98%) Cobbler
6 20 (3.32%) Docker Swarm
7 11 (1.82%) Mesos
8 9 (1.49%) Consul
9 7 (1.16%) logstash
10 5 (0.83%) rkt
10 5 (0.83%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.50%) Prometheus
12 2 (0.33%) Hadoop YARN
13 1 (0.17%) Kibana
13 1 (0.17%) Nagios
13 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.17%) Rundeck
13 1 (0.17%) SCOM
13 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 92 (15.26%) Oracle
2 18 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
3 12 (1.99%) MuleSoft
4 11 (1.82%) New Relic
5 8 (1.33%) Adobe
5 8 (1.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.16%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.00%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.83%) Google
8 5 (0.83%) VMware
9 4 (0.66%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.50%) AppDynamics
10 3 (0.50%) SAP
10 3 (0.50%) SnapLogic
11 2 (0.33%) Cloudera
11 2 (0.33%) Dell
11 2 (0.33%) Demandware
11 2 (0.33%) Informatica
11 2 (0.33%) Rackspace
11 2 (0.33%) Splunk