Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 212 196
Rank change year-on-year +11 -16 +212
Contract jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme 615 619 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.38% 1.33% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.57% 1.52% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 509 420
London median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £413 £413 £375
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 2
London median hourly rate £20.00 - £13.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 - £17.43

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 39,152 40,844 36,683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 88.14% 87.87% 87.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,036 29,742 26,372
London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £308
90th Percentile £675 £675 £650
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 442 421 443
London median hourly rate £24.33 £22.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.59% -4.35% +15.00%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £12.25
90th Percentile £53.63 £48.75 £51.25
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.38 £23.72
% change year-on-year +0.53% -1.43% +5.40%

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 17 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Digital Transformation Programme in London

Digital Transformation Programme
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Digital Transformation Programme in London

Digital Transformation Programme
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme in London over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

Contractor hourly 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 17 January 2019. 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 -1 111 £550 - 24
East London -36 21 £525 - 4
South London -19 18 £475 -9.52% 1
West London -22 8 £488 -7.14% 5
Digital Transformation Programme
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Digital Transformation Programme 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 London region with a requirement for Digital Transformation Programme.

1 365 (59.35%) Agile Software Development
2 198 (32.20%) Java
3 176 (28.62%) Finance
4 146 (23.74%) TDD
5 131 (21.30%) Amazon AWS
6 128 (20.81%) DevOps
7 126 (20.49%) Banking
8 121 (19.67%) Scrum
9 113 (18.37%) JavaScript
10 102 (16.59%) Microservices
11 98 (15.93%) REST
12 97 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
13 92 (14.96%) Git (software)
14 91 (14.80%) Jenkins
15 88 (14.31%) Change Management
16 87 (14.15%) Docker
17 85 (13.82%) Linux
18 82 (13.33%) BDD
19 80 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
20 73 (11.87%) Project Management
21 72 (11.71%) HTML
22 70 (11.38%) Spring
22 70 (11.38%) JIRA
23 69 (11.22%) Test Automation
24 65 (10.57%) Kanban
25 61 (9.92%) CSS
26 60 (9.76%) Financial Institution
26 60 (9.76%) Kubernetes
27 59 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
27 59 (9.59%) Confluence

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 59 (9.59%) Confluence
2 30 (4.88%) Tomcat
3 24 (3.90%) WebSphere
4 23 (3.74%) Apache
4 23 (3.74%) WebLogic
5 21 (3.41%) CMS
5 21 (3.41%) OpenStack
6 20 (3.25%) SharePoint
7 18 (2.93%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.95%) Cloud Foundry
9 9 (1.46%) Drupal
10 6 (0.98%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (0.98%) WordPress
11 5 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 5 (0.81%) Anypoint
11 5 (0.81%) nginx
11 5 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
11 5 (0.81%) Umbraco
12 4 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.65%) EPiServer
Applications
1 12 (1.95%) MS Visio
2 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (0.98%) Microsoft Project
5 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.16%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 131 (21.30%) Amazon AWS
2 97 (15.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.58%) GitHub
4 15 (2.44%) PaaS
5 14 (2.28%) Google Cloud Platform
6 13 (2.11%) Serverless
7 11 (1.79%) Heroku
7 11 (1.79%) Trello
8 9 (1.46%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (1.46%) IaaS
8 9 (1.46%) SaaS
9 8 (1.30%) Dynamics 365
9 8 (1.30%) npm
10 7 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
10 7 (1.14%) Amazon S3
10 7 (1.14%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 7 (1.14%) Slack
10 7 (1.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.02%) HTTP
2 16 (2.60%) DNS
2 16 (2.60%) SSL
3 13 (2.11%) FTP
3 13 (2.11%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.81%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (0.81%) OpenVPN
4 5 (0.81%) SSH
5 3 (0.49%) Firewall
5 3 (0.49%) PuTTY
5 3 (0.49%) SMTP
6 2 (0.33%) Internet
6 2 (0.33%) SMS
7 1 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.16%) Network Security
7 1 (0.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (9.59%) PostgreSQL
2 41 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 40 (6.50%) MySQL
4 33 (5.37%) Relational Database
5 20 (3.25%) MongoDB
6 12 (1.95%) Hadoop
6 12 (1.95%) SQL Server
7 11 (1.79%) Big Data
7 11 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (1.46%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.14%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 7 (1.14%) Data Lake
9 7 (1.14%) HBase
9 7 (1.14%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.98%) Apache Cassandra
11 5 (0.81%) Amazon RDS
12 4 (0.65%) Couchbase
12 4 (0.65%) DB2
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 10g
12 4 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 92 (14.96%) Git (software)
2 91 (14.80%) Jenkins
3 70 (11.38%) JIRA
4 35 (5.69%) Maven
5 33 (5.37%) Selenium
6 32 (5.20%) JUnit
7 30 (4.88%) Cucumber
8 28 (4.55%) Hudson
9 24 (3.90%) Subversion
10 23 (3.74%) Gradle
11 22 (3.58%) gulp
12 21 (3.41%) MSTest
12 21 (3.41%) NUnit
13 13 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
14 12 (1.95%) Gatling
14 12 (1.95%) GitLab
14 12 (1.95%) Grunt
15 10 (1.63%) Geb
15 10 (1.63%) Spock
16 9 (1.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 176 (28.62%) Finance
2 126 (20.49%) Banking
3 60 (9.76%) Financial Institution
4 34 (5.53%) Retail
5 16 (2.60%) Legal
6 14 (2.28%) Marketing
7 11 (1.79%) Investment Banking
7 11 (1.79%) Publishing
8 8 (1.30%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.14%) Front Office
9 7 (1.14%) Law
10 4 (0.65%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.49%) Automotive
11 3 (0.49%) Games
11 3 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) Electronics
13 1 (0.16%) Back Office
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 216 (35.12%) Developer
2 88 (14.31%) Java Developer
3 68 (11.06%) Analyst
4 52 (8.46%) Architect
5 49 (7.97%) Business Analyst
6 47 (7.64%) Digital Transformation
7 36 (5.85%) Senior Developer
8 35 (5.69%) DevOps Engineer
9 34 (5.53%) Agile Developer
10 33 (5.37%) Project Manager
11 29 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
12 25 (4.07%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 24 (3.90%) Scala Developer
14 22 (3.58%) Solutions Architect
15 21 (3.41%) AWS Developer
15 21 (3.41%) Digital Project Manager
16 20 (3.25%) Transformation Manager
17 19 (3.09%) Programme Manager
18 18 (2.93%) Digital Transformation Manager
18 18 (2.93%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (15.93%) REST
2 72 (11.71%) HTML
3 70 (11.38%) Spring
4 61 (9.92%) CSS
5 55 (8.94%) AngularJS
6 49 (7.97%) RESTful
7 46 (7.48%) .NET
8 45 (7.32%) JSON
9 43 (6.99%) Node.js
10 41 (6.67%) React
11 39 (6.34%) Guice
12 36 (5.85%) Ruby on Rails
13 32 (5.20%) SOAP
14 31 (5.04%) HTML5
14 31 (5.04%) Web Services
15 26 (4.23%) jQuery
15 26 (4.23%) Spring Boot
15 26 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 23 (3.74%) Play Framework
17 20 (3.25%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.53%) User Experience
2 22 (3.58%) Online Banking
3 21 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
4 16 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.79%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.63%) Greenfield Project
6 10 (1.63%) Robotics
6 10 (1.63%) Tandem
7 9 (1.46%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.30%) Data Centre
9 6 (0.98%) Public Cloud
10 5 (0.81%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.81%) Fintech
10 5 (0.81%) iPad
11 4 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.65%) Social Media
12 3 (0.49%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.49%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 85 (13.82%) Linux
2 21 (3.41%) Unix
3 12 (1.95%) Windows
4 7 (1.14%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.98%) Android
6 5 (0.81%) CentOS
7 2 (0.33%) CoreOS
7 2 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.33%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (59.35%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (23.74%) TDD
3 128 (20.81%) DevOps
4 121 (19.67%) Scrum
5 102 (16.59%) Microservices
6 88 (14.31%) Change Management
7 82 (13.33%) BDD
8 80 (13.01%) Continuous Integration
9 73 (11.87%) Project Management
10 69 (11.22%) Test Automation
11 65 (10.57%) Kanban
12 57 (9.27%) Stakeholder Management
13 53 (8.62%) Front End Development
14 47 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
15 41 (6.67%) OO
15 41 (6.67%) Software Engineering
16 37 (6.02%) Open Source
16 37 (6.02%) Pair Programming
17 36 (5.85%) User Stories
18 35 (5.69%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 198 (32.20%) Java
2 113 (18.37%) JavaScript
3 57 (9.27%) Python
4 45 (7.32%) Java 8
5 39 (6.34%) Ruby
6 29 (4.72%) Scala
7 28 (4.55%) C#
8 24 (3.90%) ES6
9 23 (3.74%) Groovy
9 23 (3.74%) SQL
10 14 (2.28%) TypeScript
11 12 (1.95%) Bash Shell
11 12 (1.95%) PHP
11 12 (1.95%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.30%) C
13 7 (1.14%) Go
13 7 (1.14%) Perl
14 6 (0.98%) C++
15 3 (0.49%) MATLAB
15 3 (0.49%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 38 (6.18%) Security Cleared
2 30 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 28 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
4 9 (1.46%) Degree
5 4 (0.65%) CTC Cleared
5 4 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (0.49%) PhD
7 2 (0.33%) CEH
7 2 (0.33%) ISEB
7 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.16%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.16%) MBA
8 1 (0.16%) PMP
8 1 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.90%) QA
2 16 (2.60%) PMO
3 11 (1.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.16%) HL7
4 1 (0.16%) PSD2
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 87 (14.15%) Docker
2 14 (2.28%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (0.81%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.81%) Postfix
3 5 (0.81%) Squid
3 5 (0.81%) vCloud
4 4 (0.65%) OpenAM
4 4 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.49%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.16%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.16%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.16%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 60 (9.76%) Kubernetes
2 58 (9.43%) Ansible
3 40 (6.50%) Puppet
4 30 (4.88%) Terraform
5 29 (4.72%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (2.44%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (1.30%) Kibana
8 7 (1.14%) logstash
8 7 (1.14%) ZABBIX
9 5 (0.81%) Rancher
9 5 (0.81%) Rsyslog
9 5 (0.81%) Sysdig
10 3 (0.49%) Consul
11 2 (0.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 2 (0.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 1 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.16%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.16%) Forum Sentry
12 1 (0.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 48 (7.80%) Oracle
2 27 (4.39%) Google
3 24 (3.90%) Microsoft
4 12 (1.95%) MuleSoft
5 10 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
5 10 (1.63%) VMware
6 6 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 6 (0.98%) IBM
7 5 (0.81%) Adobe
7 5 (0.81%) Citrix
7 5 (0.81%) GUPTA
7 5 (0.81%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.81%) Sonatype
8 3 (0.49%) Automation Anywhere
8 3 (0.49%) Blue Prism
8 3 (0.49%) ForgeRock
8 3 (0.49%) Hyland
8 3 (0.49%) OpenText
8 3 (0.49%) UiPath
8 3 (0.49%) WSO2