Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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.

Internet
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 201 162 148
Rank change year-on-year -39 -14 +15
Contract jobs citing Internet 622 731 815
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.34% 1.62% 1.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.58% 11.60% 13.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 499 519
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%
10th Percentile £167 £212 £228
90th Percentile £613 £625 £600
England median daily rate £403 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -4.67% +5.63% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 27 14
London median hourly rate £21.90 £20.00 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.50% +6.62% +4.21%
10th Percentile £16.36 £12.13 £16.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £48.02 £24.77
England median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year -20.00% +15.41% +15.53%

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 5370 6300 5958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.54% 13.93% 12.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3615 4120 3933
London median daily rate £450 £448 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +5.79% +5.75%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £215
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
England median daily rate £403 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +0.63% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 142 178
London median hourly rate £19.50 £19.12 £18.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.01% +2.74% -2.08%
10th Percentile £12.65 £11.52 £11.50
90th Percentile £48.20 £50.00 £45.00
England median hourly rate £18.70 £22.84 £20.50
% change year-on-year -18.11% +11.39% +2.50%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Central London -19 102 £475 +1.06% 21
West London -4 32 £350 -17.65% 13
East London -10 18 £500 +108.33% 9
South London -25 12 £364 -19.22% 3
North London -6 4 £230 -16.36%
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 184 (29.58%) Java
2 177 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (25.24%) Finance
4 125 (20.10%) Windows
5 118 (18.97%) HTML
6 92 (14.79%) Degree
7 91 (14.63%) JavaScript
8 89 (14.31%) Web Services
9 87 (13.99%) Microsoft
10 83 (13.34%) Linux
11 82 (13.18%) Oracle
12 78 (12.54%) Firewall
13 75 (12.06%) CSS
14 74 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
15 71 (11.41%) LAN
16 69 (11.09%) E-Commerce
17 68 (10.93%) SQL
18 67 (10.77%) WAN
19 65 (10.45%) Active Directory
20 64 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
21 60 (9.65%) Cisco
21 60 (9.65%) Unix
22 59 (9.49%) Test Automation
23 58 (9.32%) Windows 7
23 58 (9.32%) REST
23 58 (9.32%) DevOps
24 57 (9.16%) User Experience
24 57 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
25 56 (9.00%) Open Source
25 56 (9.00%) TDD

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 31 (4.98%) JBoss
2 27 (4.34%) CMS
3 24 (3.86%) WebSphere
4 22 (3.54%) nginx
5 21 (3.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 18 (2.89%) Apache
7 16 (2.57%) SharePoint
8 14 (2.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 14 (2.25%) IBM Notes
9 12 (1.93%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (1.45%) WebLogic
11 8 (1.29%) IIS
11 8 (1.29%) MS Exchange
12 7 (1.13%) Oracle Workflow
12 7 (1.13%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
14 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
14 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (11.90%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.25%) Spreadsheet
4 12 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.96%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (0.96%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.32%) Mingle
6 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 11 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Assets
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Financials
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle General Ledger
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Payables
2 9 (1.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.29%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (1.13%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 7 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.32%) Maximo
5 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.16%) assyst
6 1 (0.16%) Eikon
6 1 (0.16%) LatentZero
6 1 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 64 (10.29%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (7.40%) Office 365
3 45 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
4 26 (4.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 14 (2.25%) SaaS
6 12 (1.93%) IaaS
6 12 (1.93%) PaaS
7 9 (1.45%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 9 (1.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 5 (0.80%) Mimecast
9 4 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
10 3 (0.48%) Cloudflare
10 3 (0.48%) iPaaS
11 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.32%) GitHub
11 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.32%) npm
11 2 (0.32%) Yammer
12 1 (0.16%) Akamai
12 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 78 (12.54%) Firewall
2 71 (11.41%) LAN
3 67 (10.77%) WAN
4 54 (8.68%) TCP/IP
5 49 (7.88%) DNS
6 45 (7.23%) VPN
7 41 (6.59%) SSL
7 41 (6.59%) Wireless
8 31 (4.98%) HTTP
9 28 (4.50%) Intranet
10 23 (3.70%) Network Security
11 21 (3.38%) Ethernet
12 20 (3.22%) SAN
13 19 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
14 17 (2.73%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (2.73%) DHCP
15 13 (2.09%) FTP
16 12 (1.93%) MPLS
17 11 (1.77%) SMS
17 11 (1.77%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (6.91%) MySQL
2 41 (6.59%) Relational Database
3 36 (5.79%) MongoDB
4 28 (4.50%) NoSQL
4 28 (4.50%) PostgreSQL
5 27 (4.34%) RDBMS
6 23 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 12 (1.93%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (1.93%) Big Data
7 12 (1.93%) Hadoop
7 12 (1.93%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.13%) Oracle Discoverer
9 6 (0.96%) HBase
10 4 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.64%) Maltego
10 4 (0.64%) Redis
10 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.48%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 54 (8.68%) Git (software)
2 53 (8.52%) Jenkins
3 26 (4.18%) JIRA
3 26 (4.18%) Maven
4 23 (3.70%) Selenium
5 21 (3.38%) Subversion
6 20 (3.22%) JUnit
7 17 (2.73%) WebDriver
8 15 (2.41%) Artifactory
8 15 (2.41%) Eclipse
8 15 (2.41%) Sonatype Nexus
9 13 (2.09%) Jasmine
10 11 (1.77%) Hudson
11 9 (1.45%) Gradle
11 9 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
12 8 (1.29%) Mocha
13 7 (1.13%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (1.13%) Visual Studio
14 6 (0.96%) Ant
14 6 (0.96%) Appium
General
1 157 (25.24%) Finance
2 55 (8.84%) Banking
3 49 (7.88%) Retail
4 32 (5.14%) Marketing
5 29 (4.66%) Telecoms
6 24 (3.86%) Legal
7 20 (3.22%) Advertising
8 17 (2.73%) Spanish Language
9 15 (2.41%) Billing
9 15 (2.41%) Investment Banking
10 14 (2.25%) Games
11 11 (1.77%) Hindi Language
11 11 (1.77%) Tamil Language
11 11 (1.77%) Urdu Language
12 9 (1.45%) French Language
12 9 (1.45%) Law
13 8 (1.29%) German Language
13 8 (1.29%) Italian Language
14 7 (1.13%) Back Office
15 6 (0.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 101 (16.24%) Developer
2 84 (13.50%) Analyst
3 70 (11.25%) Architect
4 41 (6.59%) Java Developer
5 34 (5.47%) Designer
5 34 (5.47%) DevOps Engineer
6 30 (4.82%) Consultant
7 29 (4.66%) Desktop Support
8 26 (4.18%) Senior Developer
9 24 (3.86%) Network Engineer
9 24 (3.86%) Project Manager
10 23 (3.70%) Support Analyst
10 23 (3.70%) UX Designer
11 19 (3.05%) Business Analyst
11 19 (3.05%) Security Analyst
12 18 (2.89%) Solutions Architect
13 17 (2.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 16 (2.57%) Senior Java Developer
15 15 (2.41%) Administrator
15 15 (2.41%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 118 (18.97%) HTML
2 89 (14.31%) Web Services
3 75 (12.06%) CSS
4 58 (9.32%) REST
5 54 (8.68%) SOAP
6 48 (7.72%) Spring
7 45 (7.23%) XML
8 43 (6.91%) RESTful
9 40 (6.43%) .NET
10 38 (6.11%) AngularJS
10 38 (6.11%) J2EE
11 36 (5.79%) HTML5
11 36 (5.79%) JSON
12 29 (4.66%) jQuery
13 27 (4.34%) CSS3
13 27 (4.34%) React
14 26 (4.18%) JDBC
15 23 (3.70%) RabbitMQ
16 22 (3.54%) Node.js
17 21 (3.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 57 (9.16%) Analytical Skills
1 57 (9.16%) User Experience
2 49 (7.88%) Data Centre
3 39 (6.27%) Management Information System
4 38 (6.11%) Computer Science
5 27 (4.34%) Virtual Team
6 25 (4.02%) Mobile App
7 22 (3.54%) Client/Server
7 22 (3.54%) iPad
8 19 (3.05%) Blackberry
8 19 (3.05%) Online Banking
9 16 (2.57%) Social Media
10 14 (2.25%) Replication
11 13 (2.09%) Video Conferencing
12 12 (1.93%) Internet of Things
13 11 (1.77%) Fintech
14 10 (1.61%) Wiki
15 9 (1.45%) Algorithms
15 9 (1.45%) RIA
15 9 (1.45%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 125 (20.10%) Windows
2 83 (13.34%) Linux
3 60 (9.65%) Unix
4 58 (9.32%) Windows 7
5 43 (6.91%) Apple iOS
5 43 (6.91%) Windows 10
6 33 (5.31%) Android
7 18 (2.89%) Windows 8
8 15 (2.41%) Windows Server
9 12 (1.93%) Windows XP
10 9 (1.45%) Solaris
11 8 (1.29%) HPUX
11 8 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (1.13%) Mac OS X
13 6 (0.96%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
14 4 (0.64%) Kali Linux
14 4 (0.64%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (28.46%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (11.09%) E-Commerce
3 59 (9.49%) Test Automation
4 58 (9.32%) DevOps
5 56 (9.00%) Open Source
5 56 (9.00%) TDD
6 53 (8.52%) Project Management
7 50 (8.04%) Scrum
8 45 (7.23%) Analytics
9 40 (6.43%) Cybersecurity
10 35 (5.63%) OO
11 34 (5.47%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (5.47%) High Availability
11 34 (5.47%) Web Development
12 33 (5.31%) ITIL
12 33 (5.31%) Performance Tuning
13 32 (5.14%) Microservices
13 32 (5.14%) Strategic Thinking
14 31 (4.98%) Migration
14 31 (4.98%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 184 (29.58%) Java
2 91 (14.63%) JavaScript
3 68 (10.93%) SQL
4 52 (8.36%) Python
5 39 (6.27%) Ruby
6 34 (5.47%) Bash Shell
7 18 (2.89%) PHP
7 18 (2.89%) Scala
8 17 (2.73%) C#
9 16 (2.57%) C++
9 16 (2.57%) Perl
10 15 (2.41%) ES6
11 9 (1.45%) Apex Code
11 9 (1.45%) Go
11 9 (1.45%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.45%) SOQL
12 8 (1.29%) Clojure
12 8 (1.29%) Groovy
13 6 (0.96%) ECMAScript
14 5 (0.80%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (14.79%) Degree
2 54 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 44 (7.07%) SC Cleared
4 25 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 24 (3.86%) Computer Science Degree
6 23 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 19 (3.05%) MCSE
8 18 (2.89%) MCP
8 18 (2.89%) MCSA
8 18 (2.89%) MCSM
9 17 (2.73%) ACHDS
9 17 (2.73%) MCDST
9 17 (2.73%) Network+ Certification
10 16 (2.57%) ACDT
10 16 (2.57%) ACTC
10 16 (2.57%) CISSP
11 12 (1.93%) A+ Certification
11 12 (1.93%) CCNA
12 10 (1.61%) CCNP
13 8 (1.29%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (6.75%) QA
2 12 (1.93%) GDPR
3 11 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.61%) PMO
5 5 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.48%) SLA
8 2 (0.32%) COBIT
9 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.16%) HL7
9 1 (0.16%) ISO 20022
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.16%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 65 (10.45%) Active Directory
2 43 (6.91%) Docker
3 23 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
4 14 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (1.29%) Hyper-V
5 8 (1.29%) ProxySG
6 6 (0.96%) HDFS
6 6 (0.96%) Terminal Services
6 6 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (0.80%) BitLocker
7 5 (0.80%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (0.64%) NFS
8 4 (0.64%) XenApp
9 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.32%) OpenDJ
10 2 (0.32%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.32%) vSphere
11 1 (0.16%) IAG
11 1 (0.16%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.16%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 28 (4.50%) Puppet
2 25 (4.02%) Kubernetes
3 20 (3.22%) logstash
4 16 (2.57%) Ansible
5 15 (2.41%) Kibana
5 15 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (2.25%) HAProxy
7 12 (1.93%) CA Single Sign-On
7 12 (1.93%) Grafana
7 12 (1.93%) SCCM
8 10 (1.61%) HP Fortify
9 7 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (1.13%) Terraform
10 5 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (0.80%) vCenter Server
11 4 (0.64%) Nagios
11 4 (0.64%) Nessus
12 3 (0.48%) AirWatch
12 3 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
13 2 (0.32%) Suricata
Vendors
1 87 (13.99%) Microsoft
2 82 (13.18%) Oracle
3 60 (9.65%) Cisco
4 45 (7.23%) Citrix
5 27 (4.34%) Apple
5 27 (4.34%) HP
6 22 (3.54%) ATG
6 22 (3.54%) CheckPoint
7 20 (3.22%) IBM
8 17 (2.73%) VMware
9 15 (2.41%) Adobe
9 15 (2.41%) Juniper
10 14 (2.25%) Lotus
11 13 (2.09%) CA
11 13 (2.09%) Splunk
12 12 (1.93%) Blue Coat
12 12 (1.93%) F5
12 12 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
12 12 (1.93%) SAP
13 10 (1.61%) Google