Period
to 15 December 2018

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 15 December 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.

Internet
England > London
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 187 179
Rank change year-on-year -50 -8 -29
Contract jobs citing Internet 523 671 689
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 1.41% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.44% 12.27% 11.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 449 475
London median daily rate £435 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £178 £170 £226
90th Percentile £625 £625 £613
England median daily rate £425 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 18 27
London median hourly rate £21.57 £21.90 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.53% +9.50% -10.35%
10th Percentile £18.70 £14.90 £12.48
90th Percentile £30.36 £37.50 £48.02
England median hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £19.74
% change year-on-year +16.67% -31.60% +13.89%

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 5,009 5,469 5,949
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.78% 11.52% 13.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,434 3,722 3,907
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £200 £210 £260
90th Percentile £640 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 147 154
London median hourly rate £24.00 £18.70 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.34% -1.58% -7.32%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.65 £11.50
90th Percentile £54.79 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.26% -15.56% +7.48%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor 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 15 December 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 -35 100 £400 -15.79% 54
East London -29 21 £495 -1.00% 10
West London -17 17 £406 +16.07% 33
South London -34 2 £625 +71.94% 9
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, 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.

1 151 (28.87%) Windows
2 134 (25.62%) Microsoft
3 133 (25.43%) Finance
4 116 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
5 101 (19.31%) HTML
6 100 (19.12%) JavaScript
7 96 (18.36%) Firewall
8 90 (17.21%) Active Directory
9 82 (15.68%) WAN
10 79 (15.11%) Cisco
11 77 (14.72%) LAN
12 64 (12.24%) TCP/IP
12 64 (12.24%) Java
12 64 (12.24%) Python
13 59 (11.28%) CSS
14 58 (11.09%) Linux
14 58 (11.09%) Docker
15 57 (10.90%) SCCM
15 57 (10.90%) Windows 7
15 57 (10.90%) Banking
15 57 (10.90%) Scrum
16 55 (10.52%) SQL
17 54 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
17 54 (10.33%) Windows 10
18 53 (10.13%) Jenkins
18 53 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
19 51 (9.75%) ITIL
19 51 (9.75%) HTTP
19 51 (9.75%) Problem-Solving
20 50 (9.56%) Wireless

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 21 (4.02%) Apache
1 21 (4.02%) NServiceBus
2 19 (3.63%) IIS
3 14 (2.68%) CMS
3 14 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 7 (1.34%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.96%) Apache Spark
5 5 (0.96%) Tomcat
6 4 (0.76%) Apache Solr
6 4 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.76%) Skype for Business
7 3 (0.57%) Confluence
7 3 (0.57%) IBM Domino
7 3 (0.57%) IBM Notes
7 3 (0.57%) JBoss
7 3 (0.57%) WordPress
8 2 (0.38%) Jetty
8 2 (0.38%) nginx
Applications
1 53 (10.13%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (2.10%) Photoshop
5 7 (1.34%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.15%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.76%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.38%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.38%) InVision
10 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
10 1 (0.19%) GIMP
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Project
10 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 24 (4.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.57%) LatentZero
2 3 (0.57%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.38%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.19%) Actimize
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.19%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.19%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 54 (10.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 45 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (5.93%) Office 365
4 17 (3.25%) Google Cloud Platform
5 13 (2.49%) OpenShift
6 12 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (2.29%) PaaS
7 11 (2.10%) GitHub
7 11 (2.10%) IaaS
8 10 (1.91%) SaaS
9 6 (1.15%) Sauce Labs
10 5 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (0.96%) Datadog
10 5 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (0.76%) Akamai
11 4 (0.76%) G Suite
11 4 (0.76%) Google App Engine
12 3 (0.57%) AdWords
12 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.57%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 96 (18.36%) Firewall
2 82 (15.68%) WAN
3 77 (14.72%) LAN
4 64 (12.24%) TCP/IP
5 51 (9.75%) HTTP
6 50 (9.56%) Wireless
7 49 (9.37%) DNS
8 47 (8.99%) VPN
9 41 (7.84%) Intranet
10 35 (6.69%) MPLS
11 33 (6.31%) BGP
11 33 (6.31%) Network Security
12 29 (5.54%) OSPF
13 26 (4.97%) DHCP
14 23 (4.40%) SSL
15 22 (4.21%) EIGRP
16 21 (4.02%) Cisco ASA
16 21 (4.02%) VoIP
17 16 (3.06%) Ethernet
18 15 (2.87%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.97%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.21%) Relational Database
3 14 (2.68%) MySQL
4 13 (2.49%) MongoDB
5 10 (1.91%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (1.91%) Big Data
6 8 (1.53%) Hadoop
6 8 (1.53%) RDBMS
7 7 (1.34%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.15%) MariaDB
8 6 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (0.76%) Redis
10 3 (0.57%) Power BI
10 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.38%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.38%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.38%) OLAP
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 53 (10.13%) Jenkins
2 43 (8.22%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.40%) JIRA
4 21 (4.02%) Selenium
5 20 (3.82%) Maven
6 17 (3.25%) WebDriver
7 15 (2.87%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.10%) gulp
9 10 (1.91%) Appium
10 9 (1.72%) JUnit
10 9 (1.72%) MSI
11 8 (1.53%) AdminStudio
11 8 (1.53%) Hudson
11 8 (1.53%) Mockito
11 8 (1.53%) TeamCity
12 7 (1.34%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.34%) Sonatype Nexus
12 7 (1.34%) Visual Studio
13 6 (1.15%) Applitools
14 5 (0.96%) git-flow
General
1 133 (25.43%) Finance
2 57 (10.90%) Banking
3 44 (8.41%) Law
4 20 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 17 (3.25%) Financial Institution
5 17 (3.25%) Retail
6 13 (2.49%) Publishing
7 10 (1.91%) Marketing
8 9 (1.72%) Advertising
9 8 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.34%) Legal
11 6 (1.15%) Billing
11 6 (1.15%) Multimedia
12 4 (0.76%) Electronics
12 4 (0.76%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.38%) Games
14 2 (0.38%) German Language
14 2 (0.38%) Interactive Media
14 2 (0.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 119 (22.75%) Developer
2 58 (11.09%) Analyst
3 54 (10.33%) Architect
4 45 (8.60%) Network Engineer
5 25 (4.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 22 (4.21%) Microsoft Developer
7 21 (4.02%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (4.02%) Support Analyst
8 19 (3.63%) Desktop Support
8 19 (3.63%) Service Analyst
9 17 (3.25%) Service Desk Analyst
9 17 (3.25%) Support Engineer
10 16 (3.06%) Java Developer
10 16 (3.06%) Security Engineer
11 15 (2.87%) React Developer
12 14 (2.68%) Project Manager
12 14 (2.68%) Technical Architect
13 13 (2.49%) .NET Developer
13 13 (2.49%) IT Analyst
13 13 (2.49%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (19.31%) HTML
2 59 (11.28%) CSS
3 47 (8.99%) React
4 36 (6.88%) AngularJS
4 36 (6.88%) Web Services
5 31 (5.93%) HTML5
6 28 (5.35%) XML
7 27 (5.16%) .NET
7 27 (5.16%) RESTful
8 26 (4.97%) REST
9 24 (4.59%) jQuery
10 19 (3.63%) Sass
11 18 (3.44%) CSS3
11 18 (3.44%) Spring
12 16 (3.06%) JSON
13 14 (2.68%) J2EE
13 14 (2.68%) Redux
13 14 (2.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (2.29%) FastCGI
14 12 (2.29%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 39 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (7.07%) User Experience
3 33 (6.31%) Data Centre
4 29 (5.54%) Internet of Things
5 20 (3.82%) iPhone
6 17 (3.25%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.25%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.25%) Online Banking
7 15 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (2.87%) Video Conferencing
8 14 (2.68%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.49%) iPad
9 13 (2.49%) Linux Command Line
9 13 (2.49%) RIA
10 10 (1.91%) Data Structures
10 10 (1.91%) PKI
10 10 (1.91%) Smartphone
11 8 (1.53%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
12 7 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 151 (28.87%) Windows
2 58 (11.09%) Linux
3 57 (10.90%) Windows 7
4 54 (10.33%) Windows 10
5 47 (8.99%) Windows Server
6 46 (8.80%) Unix
7 40 (7.65%) Apple iOS
8 23 (4.40%) Android
9 19 (3.63%) Windows 8
10 18 (3.44%) Windows Server 2012
11 14 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (2.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (1.15%) Mac OS
13 6 (1.15%) Solaris
13 6 (1.15%) SUSE
13 6 (1.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.57%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (10.90%) Scrum
3 51 (9.75%) ITIL
3 51 (9.75%) Problem-Solving
4 48 (9.18%) TDD
5 46 (8.80%) Data Protection
5 46 (8.80%) DevOps
6 43 (8.22%) Migration
7 40 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (6.88%) Web Development
9 31 (5.93%) E-Commerce
9 31 (5.93%) Front End Development
9 31 (5.93%) Test Automation
10 27 (5.16%) Computer Science
10 27 (5.16%) CRM
11 26 (4.97%) Unit Testing
12 25 (4.78%) Change Management
13 24 (4.59%) Information Security
13 24 (4.59%) Software Engineering
14 23 (4.40%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (19.12%) JavaScript
2 64 (12.24%) Java
2 64 (12.24%) Python
3 55 (10.52%) SQL
4 46 (8.80%) C#
5 33 (6.31%) PowerShell
6 31 (5.93%) Perl
7 21 (4.02%) Ruby
8 15 (2.87%) C
8 15 (2.87%) Shell Script
8 15 (2.87%) VBScript
9 14 (2.68%) ES6
10 11 (2.10%) Bash Shell
11 9 (1.72%) Scala
12 8 (1.53%) PHP
12 8 (1.53%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.15%) ES7
13 6 (1.15%) Go
14 5 (0.96%) C++
14 5 (0.96%) VBA
Qualifications
1 44 (8.41%) Security Cleared
2 43 (8.22%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (7.27%) Degree
4 32 (6.12%) CCNP
5 29 (5.54%) SC Cleared
6 28 (5.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 26 (4.97%) CCNA
8 22 (4.21%) MCSE
9 13 (2.49%) Computer Science Degree
10 12 (2.29%) CCIE
11 8 (1.53%) CISSP
12 6 (1.15%) Check Point Certification
12 6 (1.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (1.15%) JNCIP
12 6 (1.15%) Master's Degree
13 5 (0.96%) CCSE
13 5 (0.96%) JNCIS
13 5 (0.96%) MCDST
13 5 (0.96%) MCP
14 4 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (7.46%) GDPR
2 19 (3.63%) QA
3 11 (2.10%) WCAG
4 8 (1.53%) SLA
5 7 (1.34%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.15%) Disclosure Scotland
7 4 (0.76%) Government Security Classifications
7 4 (0.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.38%) Section 508
10 1 (0.19%) COBIT
10 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
10 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.19%) HIPAA
10 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.19%) PMO
10 1 (0.19%) PSD2
10 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 90 (17.21%) Active Directory
2 58 (11.09%) Docker
3 39 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (3.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (2.49%) Hyper-V
6 9 (1.72%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.34%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (0.96%) KVM
8 5 (0.96%) vSphere
8 5 (0.96%) XenApp
9 4 (0.76%) LXC
9 4 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.57%) Firmware
11 2 (0.38%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.38%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.38%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.19%) etcd
12 1 (0.19%) flannel
Systems Management
1 57 (10.90%) SCCM
2 40 (7.65%) Kubernetes
3 23 (4.40%) Ansible
4 19 (3.63%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (2.87%) Puppet
6 10 (1.91%) Terraform
6 10 (1.91%) vCenter Server
7 7 (1.34%) Cisco Prime
8 6 (1.15%) CFEngine
8 6 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
8 6 (1.15%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.15%) WMI
9 5 (0.96%) Suricata
9 5 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.76%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.76%) SCOM
11 3 (0.57%) CSIRT
11 3 (0.57%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.57%) Jamf Pro
11 3 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 134 (25.62%) Microsoft
2 79 (15.11%) Cisco
3 49 (9.37%) Citrix
4 41 (7.84%) VMware
5 28 (5.35%) Splunk
6 27 (5.16%) Adobe
6 27 (5.16%) CheckPoint
7 22 (4.21%) Google
8 20 (3.82%) Juniper
9 17 (3.25%) Red Hat
10 16 (3.06%) F5
11 15 (2.87%) Apple
11 15 (2.87%) Oracle
12 13 (2.49%) Aruba
12 13 (2.49%) Ivanti
13 10 (1.91%) Bloomberg
13 10 (1.91%) HP
13 10 (1.91%) Mitel
13 10 (1.91%) Palo Alto
13 10 (1.91%) Wyse