Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for DNA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited DNA over the 6 months to 24 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.

Windows Distributed interNet Applications (DNA)
England > London
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 567 591 605
Rank change year-on-year +24 +14 +2
Contract jobs citing DNA 62 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.064% 0.017%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.075% 0.020%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 4
London median daily rate £550 £500 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -6.98% +19.44%
10th Percentile £500 £345 £432
90th Percentile £600 £575 £598
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

DNA 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 40944 38874 39353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.93% 86.19% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29776 27868 28102
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £644 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 374 407 470
London median hourly rate £22.50 £21.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £56.30 £50.05 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

DNA
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for DNA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for DNA in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing DNA in London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for DNA in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for DNA in London

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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 DNA within the London region over the 6 months to 24 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
West London - 9 - -
Central London -6 2 £450 -16.28% 1
DNA
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing DNA 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 DNA.

1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (74.19%) E-Commerce
3 34 (54.84%) Java
4 25 (40.32%) Games
5 24 (38.71%) Time Management
6 23 (37.10%) Project Management
7 21 (33.87%) IBM
8 20 (32.26%) J2EE
8 20 (32.26%) Finance
8 20 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
9 19 (30.65%) WebSphere
10 17 (27.42%) Presales
11 15 (24.19%) Retail
12 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
13 11 (17.74%) Unix
14 10 (16.13%) Web Services
14 10 (16.13%) SQL
14 10 (16.13%) hybris
14 10 (16.13%) BDD
14 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
15 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
15 9 (14.52%) User Experience
15 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
15 9 (14.52%) Scrum
16 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
16 8 (12.90%) JIRA
16 8 (12.90%) HTML
16 8 (12.90%) Oracle

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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 19 (30.65%) WebSphere
2 6 (9.68%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (4.84%) Apache
3 3 (4.84%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.61%) Confluence
5 1 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.61%) Jetty
5 1 (1.61%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.61%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.61%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (4.84%) Force.com
2 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.23%) Heroku
3 2 (3.23%) iPaaS
4 1 (1.61%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.61%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.61%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (6.45%) H.323
1 4 (6.45%) ISDN
1 4 (6.45%) LAN
1 4 (6.45%) PBX
1 4 (6.45%) WAN
1 4 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.84%) Internet
3 2 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.29%) DB2
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) NoSQL
4 3 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
6 1 (1.61%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (1.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (22.58%) Jenkins
2 10 (16.13%) Git (software)
3 8 (12.90%) Cucumber
3 8 (12.90%) JIRA
4 6 (9.68%) Selenium
5 5 (8.06%) Maven
5 5 (8.06%) WebDriver
6 4 (6.45%) Subversion
7 3 (4.84%) JUnit
7 3 (4.84%) Mockito
7 3 (4.84%) NUnit
7 3 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (4.84%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.84%) TeamCity
8 2 (3.23%) Ant
8 2 (3.23%) Axure RP
8 2 (3.23%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.23%) Log4j
8 2 (3.23%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.61%) Mercurial
General
1 25 (40.32%) Games
2 20 (32.26%) Finance
3 15 (24.19%) Retail
4 8 (12.90%) Telecoms
5 6 (9.68%) Banking
6 3 (4.84%) Law
7 2 (3.23%) Marketing
8 1 (1.61%) Back Office
8 1 (1.61%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (27.42%) Project Manager
2 13 (20.97%) Developer
3 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce Manager
3 12 (19.35%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 7 (11.29%) Automation Tester
4 7 (11.29%) Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 4 (6.45%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (6.45%) Voice Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (4.84%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (32.26%) J2EE
2 10 (16.13%) Web Services
3 8 (12.90%) CSS
3 8 (12.90%) HTML
3 8 (12.90%) REST
4 7 (11.29%) Gherkin
5 6 (9.68%) XML
6 5 (8.06%) SOAP
6 5 (8.06%) Spring
7 4 (6.45%) Ajax
7 4 (6.45%) jQuery
8 3 (4.84%) Apache Camel
8 3 (4.84%) HTML5
8 3 (4.84%) JSON
8 3 (4.84%) Spring Boot
8 3 (4.84%) Spring Security
9 2 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.23%) React
9 2 (3.23%) Sass
9 2 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (14.52%) User Experience
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) IVR
2 4 (6.45%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.45%) Virtual Team
3 2 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.61%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.61%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.61%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Unix
2 6 (9.68%) Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Android
4 2 (3.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) HPUX
4 2 (3.23%) Solaris
4 2 (3.23%) Windows
5 1 (1.61%) Debian
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (75.81%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (74.19%) E-Commerce
3 24 (38.71%) Time Management
4 23 (37.10%) Project Management
5 20 (32.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (30.65%) Waterfall
7 17 (27.42%) Presales
8 10 (16.13%) BDD
9 9 (14.52%) Scrum
9 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
10 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
10 8 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (9.68%) Microservices
12 5 (8.06%) Scenario Testing
12 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
12 5 (8.06%) System Testing
12 5 (8.06%) TDD
13 4 (6.45%) Analytics
13 4 (6.45%) Information Management
13 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (54.84%) Java
2 10 (16.13%) SQL
3 9 (14.52%) JavaScript
4 4 (6.45%) C#
4 4 (6.45%) Python
5 3 (4.84%) PHP
6 2 (3.23%) Apex Code
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Ruby
6 2 (3.23%) SOQL
6 2 (3.23%) SOSL
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) CCIE
1 4 (6.45%) CCNA
1 4 (6.45%) CCVP
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) PMBOK
2 1 (1.61%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) Docker
2 2 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (4.84%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.84%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.61%) Kibana
4 1 (1.61%) logstash
Vendors
1 21 (33.87%) IBM
2 10 (16.13%) hybris
3 8 (12.90%) Oracle
4 5 (8.06%) Adobe
5 4 (6.45%) Avaya
5 4 (6.45%) Cisco
5 4 (6.45%) Genesys
5 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.84%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (3.23%) Intershop
7 2 (3.23%) Talend
7 2 (3.23%) VMware
8 1 (1.61%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.61%) CA
8 1 (1.61%) Google
8 1 (1.61%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) Sun