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 3 months to 25 June 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 412 402 428
Rank change year-on-year -10 +26  
Contract jobs citing DNA 6 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.029% 0.10% 0.030%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.034% 0.12% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £565 £525 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.61% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £420 £406
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £550 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £450 £453
% change year-on-year -19.44% -0.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

DNA is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 17729 18243 19239
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 86.64% 85.33% 82.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12696 13342 13634
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £628 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 156 260
Median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.19% -2.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £46.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing DNA as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 25 June 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London 0 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £580 -
DNA
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) RAD
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (33.33%) Equities
4 6 (28.57%) Legal
4 6 (28.57%) MBA
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
4 6 (28.57%) Wealth Management
4 6 (28.57%) Front Office
4 6 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 6 (28.57%) REST
4 6 (28.57%) Mathematical Modelling
4 6 (28.57%) Quantitative Research
5 5 (23.81%) VBA
5 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (23.81%) Derivative
5 5 (23.81%) Equity Derivative
6 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
6 4 (19.05%) Banking
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco
7 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
7 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
8 2 (9.52%) Time Management
8 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
8 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (9.52%) Verint
8 2 (9.52%) PMO
8 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills

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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 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) CTI
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Front Office
2 6 (28.57%) Legal
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
3 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (9.52%) Back Office
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 5 (23.81%) Excel Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Front Office Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Strategy Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) VBA Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Designer
6 1 (4.76%) Deskside Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Front Office RAD Developer
6 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Junior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) PMO Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Presales Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Presales Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) RAD Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Web Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Voice Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) HTML5
2 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Equities
2 5 (23.81%) Derivative
2 5 (23.81%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Handset
3 2 (9.52%) IVR
3 2 (9.52%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.76%) Fixed Income
4 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) AIX
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) RAD
2 6 (28.57%) Financial Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematical Modelling
2 6 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 6 (28.57%) Quantitative Research
2 6 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 6 (28.57%) Wealth Management
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) ITIL
5 2 (9.52%) Risk Management
5 2 (9.52%) Time Management
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Use Case
5 2 (9.52%) Validation
6 1 (4.76%) OO
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Scrum
6 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) C#
2 5 (23.81%) VBA
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) ES6
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) MBA
2 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) PMO
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Cisco
2 2 (9.52%) Avaya
2 2 (9.52%) Genesys
2 2 (9.52%) Siemens
2 2 (9.52%) Verint
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle