Period
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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Internet skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Internet over the 6 months to 4 July 2022 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.

Internet
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 278 295 198
Rank change year-on-year +17 -97 +47
Contract jobs citing Internet 378 225 216
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.95% 0.81% 1.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.79% 8.80% 11.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 149 156
10th Percentile £331 £310 £238
25th Percentile £463 £400 £388
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £545 £475 £495
Median % change year-on-year +14.74% -4.04% -1.00%
75th Percentile £625 £560 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £638
England median daily rate £525 £450 £475
% change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 5
10th Percentile £25.50 £16.29 £14.67
25th Percentile £26.69 £19.72 £15.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £23.31 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year +50.15% +22.68% -11.63%
75th Percentile £61.00 £37.00 £28.75
90th Percentile £68.25 £58.60 £34.45
England median hourly rate £28.38 £14.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +95.69% -23.68% +50.79%

Internet is in the Communications and Computer Networking 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 communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,860 2,556 1,907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 9.68% 9.23% 10.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,746 1,762 1,313
10th Percentile £313 £300 £250
25th Percentile £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £460
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +8.70% -3.16%
75th Percentile £652 £600 £575
90th Percentile £750 £690 £663
England median daily rate £500 £450 £441
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.04% +2.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 25 50
10th Percentile £16.25 £14.90 £15.18
25th Percentile £23.91 £21.25 £20.69
Median hourly rate £27.50 £34.00 £40.75
Median % change year-on-year -19.12% -16.56% +91.76%
75th Percentile £44.50 £51.00 £47.83
90th Percentile £67.50 £74.80 £53.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £23.63 £21.88
% change year-on-year +5.82% +8.00% +9.38%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Internet in London.

Daily rate trend for Internet in London

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Internet in London.

Hourly rate trend for Internet in London

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Internet in London

Internet
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 Internet within the London region over the 6 months to 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -12 47 £511 +7.63% 31
West London +4 12 £402 +129.86% 12
East London -10 1 £200 -50.31% 12
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 111 (29.37%) Firewall
2 95 (25.13%) Azure
3 86 (22.75%) DNS
4 79 (20.90%) Social Skills
5 78 (20.63%) AWS
6 75 (19.84%) Python
7 74 (19.58%) Microsoft
8 70 (18.52%) JavaScript
8 70 (18.52%) Agile
9 67 (17.72%) Java
9 67 (17.72%) SQL
10 66 (17.46%) Linux
11 63 (16.67%) Finance
12 59 (15.61%) DevOps
13 57 (15.08%) Windows
13 57 (15.08%) WAN
14 54 (14.29%) Git (software)
14 54 (14.29%) Kubernetes
15 50 (13.23%) CI/CD
16 49 (12.96%) Docker
17 48 (12.70%) Microsoft 365
17 48 (12.70%) Data Centre
17 48 (12.70%) Cisco
18 47 (12.43%) Oracle
19 46 (12.17%) LAN
19 46 (12.17%) Ansible
20 42 (11.11%) Load Balancing
21 37 (9.79%) GitHub
22 36 (9.52%) JIRA
23 34 (8.99%) Configuration Management

Internet
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 23 (6.08%) Confluence
2 15 (3.97%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.44%) Apache
4 12 (3.17%) CMS
5 8 (2.12%) IIS
6 7 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.32%) nginx
7 5 (1.32%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.32%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.06%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.79%) JBoss
10 2 (0.53%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.53%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.53%) WordPress
11 1 (0.26%) Drupal
11 1 (0.26%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 24 (6.35%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.85%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.79%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.53%) Adobe XD
5 2 (0.53%) Sketch
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 12 (3.17%) Payment Gateway
1 12 (3.17%) Shopify
2 5 (1.32%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
2 5 (1.32%) iTrent
3 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.53%) Magento
4 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.53%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.26%) RMDS
5 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.26%) SnowdropKCS
5 1 (0.26%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 95 (25.13%) Azure
2 78 (20.63%) AWS
3 48 (12.70%) Microsoft 365
4 37 (9.79%) GitHub
5 31 (8.20%) SaaS
6 30 (7.94%) GCP
7 28 (7.41%) PaaS
8 16 (4.23%) npm
9 15 (3.97%) Azure Monitor
10 13 (3.44%) Akamai
10 13 (3.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 10 (2.65%) Amazon Cognito
11 10 (2.65%) Azure Sentinel
11 10 (2.65%) GitHub Actions
12 9 (2.38%) Azure DevOps
12 9 (2.38%) Google Analytics
12 9 (2.38%) IaaS
13 8 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (1.85%) Amazon EKS
15 6 (1.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 111 (29.37%) Firewall
2 86 (22.75%) DNS
3 57 (15.08%) WAN
4 46 (12.17%) LAN
5 33 (8.73%) Network Security
6 31 (8.20%) VPN
7 30 (7.94%) DHCP
8 26 (6.88%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (6.08%) SSL
10 22 (5.82%) Intranet
11 21 (5.56%) TCP/IP
11 21 (5.56%) Wireless
12 18 (4.76%) Broadband
12 18 (4.76%) DMZ
12 18 (4.76%) OSPF
13 16 (4.23%) MPLS
14 13 (3.44%) BGP
14 13 (3.44%) VLAN
15 12 (3.17%) IPv6
16 11 (2.91%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (5.29%) MySQL
2 18 (4.76%) Relational Database
3 15 (3.97%) MongoDB
3 15 (3.97%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.44%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.59%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.32%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.32%) Redis
8 4 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
9 3 (0.79%) Big Data
9 3 (0.79%) BigQuery
9 3 (0.79%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.79%) Power BI
9 3 (0.79%) SAP HANA
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.26%) DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 54 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 36 (9.52%) JIRA
3 26 (6.88%) GitLab
3 26 (6.88%) Jenkins
4 21 (5.56%) JUnit
4 21 (5.56%) Mockito
5 18 (4.76%) Gradle
6 15 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.91%) webpack
8 10 (2.65%) Maven
9 8 (2.12%) SonarQube
10 6 (1.59%) gulp
11 5 (1.32%) Grunt
11 5 (1.32%) TeamCity
12 2 (0.53%) CircleCI
12 2 (0.53%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.53%) PeopleTools
12 2 (0.53%) PyCharm
12 2 (0.53%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.53%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 79 (20.90%) Social Skills
2 63 (16.67%) Finance
3 30 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.67%) Public Sector
4 29 (7.67%) Telecoms
5 28 (7.41%) Banking
6 15 (3.97%) Legal
6 15 (3.97%) Retail
7 12 (3.17%) Documentation Skills
8 10 (2.65%) Marketing
9 9 (2.38%) Influencing Skills
10 6 (1.59%) Local Government
10 6 (1.59%) Organisational Skills
11 5 (1.32%) Investment Banking
12 4 (1.06%) Advertising
12 4 (1.06%) Billing
12 4 (1.06%) Law
12 4 (1.06%) Presentation Skills
12 4 (1.06%) Publishing
13 2 (0.53%) Inclusion and Diversity
Job Titles
1 61 (16.14%) Developer
2 34 (8.99%) Architect
3 29 (7.67%) Network Engineer
4 22 (5.82%) Project Manager
5 18 (4.76%) Service Manager
6 17 (4.50%) Service Desk Manager
7 16 (4.23%) Analyst
7 16 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 14 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (3.70%) Java Developer
9 13 (3.44%) Designer
9 13 (3.44%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (3.17%) Security Engineer
10 12 (3.17%) Support Engineer
11 11 (2.91%) AWS Engineer
11 11 (2.91%) Data Engineer
12 10 (2.65%) Cloud Developer
12 10 (2.65%) Infrastructure Architect
12 10 (2.65%) IT Manager
12 10 (2.65%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (7.67%) HTML
2 27 (7.14%) CSS
3 24 (6.35%) React
4 21 (5.56%) CSS3
4 21 (5.56%) REST
5 18 (4.76%) JSON
6 17 (4.50%) HTML5
7 16 (4.23%) Behat
7 16 (4.23%) Gherkin
7 16 (4.23%) Node.js
7 16 (4.23%) POSIX
7 16 (4.23%) pytest
8 15 (3.97%) AngularJS
8 15 (3.97%) jQuery
9 12 (3.17%) RESTful
9 12 (3.17%) Symfony
10 11 (2.91%) .NET
10 11 (2.91%) Spring
11 9 (2.38%) Ajax
11 9 (2.38%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 48 (12.70%) Data Centre
2 24 (6.35%) Public Cloud
3 16 (4.23%) User Experience
4 15 (3.97%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.97%) Private Cloud
5 14 (3.70%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 14 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 12 (3.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 11 (2.91%) Cloud Native
8 10 (2.65%) Clustering
8 10 (2.65%) Virtual Team
9 9 (2.38%) IoT
10 7 (1.85%) Social Media
10 7 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
11 6 (1.59%) Digital Media
11 6 (1.59%) Legacy Applications
11 6 (1.59%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.32%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (1.32%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.46%) Linux
2 57 (15.08%) Windows
3 19 (5.03%) Unix
4 10 (2.65%) Windows 10
5 9 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (2.12%) Windows Server
7 7 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.85%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (1.32%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (1.06%) CentOS
10 3 (0.79%) Android
10 3 (0.79%) Solaris
10 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
10 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (18.52%) Agile
2 59 (15.61%) DevOps
3 50 (13.23%) CI/CD
4 42 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 34 (8.99%) Configuration Management
5 34 (8.99%) Project Management
6 29 (7.67%) Migration
6 29 (7.67%) Problem-Solving
7 28 (7.41%) Microservices
7 28 (7.41%) Service Management
8 27 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 26 (6.88%) ITIL
10 24 (6.35%) Analytics
11 23 (6.08%) Cybersecurity
11 23 (6.08%) Test Automation
12 22 (5.82%) Computer Science
13 21 (5.56%) Software Engineering
14 19 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 19 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
15 18 (4.76%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 75 (19.84%) Python
2 70 (18.52%) JavaScript
3 67 (17.72%) Java
3 67 (17.72%) SQL
4 26 (6.88%) PowerShell
5 23 (6.08%) Bash
6 21 (5.56%) PHP
7 18 (4.76%) Shell Script
8 16 (4.23%) Go
9 11 (2.91%) TypeScript
10 10 (2.65%) C
10 10 (2.65%) Perl
11 9 (2.38%) Ruby
12 6 (1.59%) C#
12 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.53%) C++
13 2 (0.53%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.53%) VB
13 2 (0.53%) VBA
14 1 (0.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (7.41%) Degree
2 26 (6.88%) SC Cleared
2 26 (6.88%) Security Cleared
3 22 (5.82%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (3.70%) CCNA
5 13 (3.44%) CCNP
6 12 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 7 (1.85%) CCIE
8 6 (1.59%) CCDP
8 6 (1.59%) CTC Cleared
9 5 (1.32%) CISA
9 5 (1.32%) CISSP
9 5 (1.32%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (1.06%) DV Cleared
11 3 (0.79%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.79%) CCVP
11 3 (0.79%) CSSLP
12 2 (0.53%) CompTIA Security+
12 2 (0.53%) EMCIE
12 2 (0.53%) EMCTA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.76%) QA
2 13 (3.44%) Accessibility
2 13 (3.44%) PCI DSS
3 12 (3.17%) SLA
4 8 (2.12%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.79%) GDPR
5 3 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.26%) COBIT
6 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.26%) GRC
6 1 (0.26%) HITRUST
6 1 (0.26%) NCSC
6 1 (0.26%) NIST
6 1 (0.26%) PMO
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.26%) WAI
6 1 (0.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 49 (12.96%) Docker
2 31 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 29 (7.67%) Virtual Machines
4 26 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (2.12%) ProxySG
6 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.53%) vSphere
7 2 (0.53%) Xen
8 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.26%) etcd
8 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.26%) NFS
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 54 (14.29%) Kubernetes
2 46 (12.17%) Ansible
3 32 (8.47%) Terraform
4 24 (6.35%) Puppet
5 13 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (3.17%) Prometheus
6 12 (3.17%) Single Sign-On
7 9 (2.38%) logstash
7 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (1.32%) Consul
8 5 (1.32%) Kibana
9 4 (1.06%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.06%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (0.79%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.79%) Opsgenie
10 3 (0.79%) SCCM
10 3 (0.79%) WSUS
11 2 (0.53%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.53%) Mesos
Vendors
1 74 (19.58%) Microsoft
2 48 (12.70%) Cisco
3 47 (12.43%) Oracle
4 31 (8.20%) Google
5 29 (7.67%) VMware
6 26 (6.88%) F5
7 23 (6.08%) Infoblox
8 16 (4.23%) Adobe
9 15 (3.97%) Altiris
9 15 (3.97%) Bloomberg
9 15 (3.97%) Reuters
10 13 (3.44%) CheckPoint
11 12 (3.17%) PayPal
11 12 (3.17%) WorldPay
12 11 (2.91%) Fortinet
13 10 (2.65%) Broadcom
13 10 (2.65%) Radware
13 10 (2.65%) ServiceNow
13 10 (2.65%) SevOne
14 9 (2.38%) Aruba