Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 233 217 173
Rank change year-on-year -16 -44 -29
Contract jobs citing Internet 555 516 701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.19% 1.23% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.80% 10.68% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 334 466
London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £205 £255 £217
90th Percentile £648 £609 £625
England median daily rate £418 £413 £409
% change year-on-year +1.21% +0.86% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 22 20
London median hourly rate £21.90 £21.60 £26.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.39% -17.71% +41.83%
10th Percentile £12.45 £13.78 £15.83
90th Percentile £28.24 £40.00 £49.17
England median hourly rate £15.30 £17.50 £19.23
% change year-on-year -12.57% -9.00% +19.00%

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 5,664 4,832 6,070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.18% 11.53% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,923 3,210 4,136
London median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%
10th Percentile £208 £236 £238
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 138 94
London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.23 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.78% +2.30% +6.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.85 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.25 £50.00 £48.67
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £25.00
% change year-on-year +6.95% -25.20% +21.95%

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

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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 Internet in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Internet in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 20 July 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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Internet 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 Internet within the London region over the 6 months to 20 July 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 -40 92 £450 -5.26% 55
West London -21 43 £400 -14.89% 36
East London -16 10 £130 -66.23% 9
South London -43 9 £475 +13.43% 3
North London +5 3 £350 +32.08% 4
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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.

1 160 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 144 (25.95%) Finance
3 98 (17.66%) Windows
4 96 (17.30%) Firewall
5 93 (16.76%) JavaScript
6 88 (15.86%) Cisco
7 83 (14.95%) WAN
8 82 (14.77%) DNS
8 82 (14.77%) Microsoft
8 82 (14.77%) HTML
9 78 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
10 77 (13.87%) Java
10 77 (13.87%) SQL
11 74 (13.33%) Linux
12 68 (12.25%) LAN
13 66 (11.89%) Active Directory
14 61 (10.99%) Unix
14 61 (10.99%) DevOps
15 60 (10.81%) Banking
16 59 (10.63%) Jenkins
17 58 (10.45%) Python
17 58 (10.45%) TCP/IP
18 56 (10.09%) CSS
19 53 (9.55%) Security Cleared
20 52 (9.37%) Open Source
20 52 (9.37%) Docker
20 52 (9.37%) Cisco Certification
21 51 (9.19%) Web Services
22 50 (9.01%) ITIL
22 50 (9.01%) Degree

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 33 (5.95%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.14%) nginx
3 14 (2.52%) Confluence
4 12 (2.16%) CMS
5 8 (1.44%) Apache
5 8 (1.44%) MS Exchange
6 7 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.90%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.72%) Apache Spark
9 4 (0.72%) IIS
9 4 (0.72%) JBoss
9 4 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 4 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.54%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.36%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 34 (6.13%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (3.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.08%) Fireworks
5 6 (1.08%) Microsoft Project
5 6 (1.08%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.90%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.36%) Flinto
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
8 1 (0.18%) Chatbot
8 1 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.90%) RMDS
2 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.36%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.18%) HFM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 78 (14.05%) Amazon AWS
2 38 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
3 32 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (5.41%) Office 365
5 15 (2.70%) GitHub
5 15 (2.70%) Serverless
6 10 (1.80%) G Suite
6 10 (1.80%) IaaS
6 10 (1.80%) PaaS
7 9 (1.62%) AWS Lambda
7 9 (1.62%) SaaS
8 8 (1.44%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.90%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
10 3 (0.54%) AdWords
10 3 (0.54%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.54%) Google Analytics
10 3 (0.54%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.54%) OpenShift
10 3 (0.54%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 96 (17.30%) Firewall
2 83 (14.95%) WAN
3 82 (14.77%) DNS
4 68 (12.25%) LAN
5 58 (10.45%) TCP/IP
6 47 (8.47%) SSL
7 41 (7.39%) VPN
8 39 (7.03%) MPLS
9 38 (6.85%) Wireless
10 34 (6.13%) Intranet
11 31 (5.59%) Network Security
12 29 (5.23%) DHCP
13 26 (4.68%) BGP
14 20 (3.60%) Cisco Wireless
14 20 (3.60%) EIGRP
15 19 (3.42%) IPsec
16 18 (3.24%) HTTP
17 17 (3.06%) Cisco IPT
18 16 (2.88%) DMVPN
19 15 (2.70%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.47%) MySQL
2 36 (6.49%) MongoDB
3 29 (5.23%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.06%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.70%) Hadoop
6 14 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 12 (2.16%) Big Data
8 7 (1.26%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (0.72%) Maltego
11 3 (0.54%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.54%) HBase
11 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.36%) DB2
12 2 (0.36%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.36%) Pentaho
12 2 (0.36%) Redis
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 59 (10.63%) Jenkins
2 44 (7.93%) Git (software)
3 23 (4.14%) Artifactory
3 23 (4.14%) JIRA
4 15 (2.70%) Selenium
4 15 (2.70%) WebDriver
5 13 (2.34%) Maven
6 11 (1.98%) Vagrant
7 10 (1.80%) Cucumber
7 10 (1.80%) MSI
8 8 (1.44%) AdminStudio
8 8 (1.44%) Jasmine
9 7 (1.26%) gulp
9 7 (1.26%) Karma Test Runner
9 7 (1.26%) Mocha
10 6 (1.08%) Hudson
10 6 (1.08%) JUnit
11 5 (0.90%) SoapUI
12 4 (0.72%) Appium
12 4 (0.72%) JMeter
General
1 144 (25.95%) Finance
2 60 (10.81%) Banking
3 39 (7.03%) Telecoms
4 30 (5.41%) Marketing
5 23 (4.14%) Retail
6 16 (2.88%) Law
6 16 (2.88%) Legal
7 14 (2.52%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.16%) Electronics
8 12 (2.16%) Financial Institution
9 9 (1.62%) Games
10 8 (1.44%) Publishing
11 7 (1.26%) Advertising
12 6 (1.08%) Back Office
12 6 (1.08%) German Language
12 6 (1.08%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.90%) Front Office
14 3 (0.54%) Local Government
14 3 (0.54%) Multimedia
15 2 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 82 (14.77%) Developer
2 68 (12.25%) Architect
3 65 (11.71%) Analyst
4 48 (8.65%) Network Engineer
5 41 (7.39%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (3.96%) Support Engineer
7 21 (3.78%) Cisco Engineer
7 21 (3.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 21 (3.78%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 21 (3.78%) React Developer
8 20 (3.60%) Desktop Support
9 19 (3.42%) AWS Engineer
9 19 (3.42%) Security Architect
9 19 (3.42%) Support Analyst
10 18 (3.24%) Security Engineer
11 16 (2.88%) Java Developer
12 15 (2.70%) Consultant
13 14 (2.52%) 2nd Line Support
13 14 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
13 14 (2.52%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (14.77%) HTML
2 56 (10.09%) CSS
3 51 (9.19%) Web Services
4 44 (7.93%) HTML5
5 42 (7.57%) .NET
6 37 (6.67%) REST
7 34 (6.13%) React
8 27 (4.86%) XML
9 26 (4.68%) Elastic Stack
10 25 (4.50%) RabbitMQ
11 23 (4.14%) ActiveMQ
11 23 (4.14%) AngularJS
11 23 (4.14%) LEMP Stack
12 19 (3.42%) jQuery
12 19 (3.42%) Node.js
12 19 (3.42%) RESTful
13 18 (3.24%) CSS3
13 18 (3.24%) J2EE
14 17 (3.06%) Redux
15 16 (2.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.93%) Data Centre
2 38 (6.85%) User Experience
3 36 (6.49%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (5.59%) Internet of Things
5 28 (5.05%) Computer Science
6 27 (4.86%) Mobile App
7 25 (4.50%) Linux Command Line
8 24 (4.32%) Management Information System
9 16 (2.88%) Online Banking
10 13 (2.34%) Smartphone
11 12 (2.16%) Algorithms
11 12 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
11 12 (2.16%) Greenfield Project
11 12 (2.16%) RIA
12 11 (1.98%) iPhone
12 11 (1.98%) PKI
13 10 (1.80%) Blackberry
13 10 (1.80%) Data Structures
13 10 (1.80%) Public Cloud
14 9 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 98 (17.66%) Windows
2 74 (13.33%) Linux
3 61 (10.99%) Unix
4 39 (7.03%) Windows 7
5 34 (6.13%) Windows 10
6 32 (5.77%) Android
7 30 (5.41%) Apple iOS
8 29 (5.23%) Windows Server
9 13 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (2.16%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
12 10 (1.80%) Solaris
13 9 (1.62%) HPUX
14 5 (0.90%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (0.72%) Kali Linux
15 4 (0.72%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.54%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.36%) CentOS
17 2 (0.36%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (28.83%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (10.99%) DevOps
3 52 (9.37%) Open Source
4 50 (9.01%) ITIL
5 45 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
6 44 (7.93%) Migration
7 43 (7.75%) TDD
7 43 (7.75%) Test Automation
8 41 (7.39%) Scrum
9 39 (7.03%) Configuration Management
10 38 (6.85%) Microservices
11 35 (6.31%) Load Balancing
11 35 (6.31%) Web Development
12 34 (6.13%) E-Commerce
13 31 (5.59%) Cybersecurity
13 31 (5.59%) Front End Development
13 31 (5.59%) Project Management
14 30 (5.41%) Software Engineering
15 29 (5.23%) Continuous Integration
16 27 (4.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 93 (16.76%) JavaScript
2 77 (13.87%) Java
2 77 (13.87%) SQL
3 58 (10.45%) Python
4 43 (7.75%) Bash Shell
5 41 (7.39%) Ruby
6 38 (6.85%) Perl
7 31 (5.59%) C#
8 30 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 22 (3.96%) ES6
10 16 (2.88%) C++
11 15 (2.70%) PHP
12 11 (1.98%) VBScript
13 10 (1.80%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.44%) Apple Swift
14 8 (1.44%) C
14 8 (1.44%) Objective-C
15 7 (1.26%) Java 8
15 7 (1.26%) Scala
16 4 (0.72%) ES7
Qualifications
1 53 (9.55%) Security Cleared
2 52 (9.37%) Cisco Certification
3 50 (9.01%) Degree
4 48 (8.65%) SC Cleared
5 42 (7.57%) CCNP
6 22 (3.96%) CCIE
6 22 (3.96%) CCNA
7 16 (2.88%) CISSP
7 16 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (2.34%) CCDP
9 12 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
10 11 (1.98%) CISM
11 8 (1.44%) DV Cleared
12 7 (1.26%) CISA
12 7 (1.26%) MCSA
12 7 (1.26%) MCSE
13 6 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.90%) JNCIP
14 5 (0.90%) MBA
15 4 (0.72%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.24%) GDPR
1 18 (3.24%) QA
2 13 (2.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 10 (1.80%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.90%) ISO 8583
4 5 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.54%) COBIT
5 3 (0.54%) Government Security Classifications
5 3 (0.54%) SLA
6 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.18%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.18%) PMO
6 1 (0.18%) PSD2
System Software
1 66 (11.89%) Active Directory
2 52 (9.37%) Docker
3 29 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (2.88%) etcd
4 16 (2.88%) flannel
5 12 (2.16%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.98%) Microsoft App-V
7 9 (1.62%) ProxySG
7 9 (1.62%) XenDesktop
8 6 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
9 5 (0.90%) Firmware
9 5 (0.90%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.90%) vSphere
10 4 (0.72%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.72%) XenApp
11 3 (0.54%) HDFS
11 3 (0.54%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.36%) IAG
12 2 (0.36%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 45 (8.11%) Kubernetes
2 33 (5.95%) Puppet
3 28 (5.05%) Ansible
3 28 (5.05%) SCCM
4 22 (3.96%) Terraform
5 17 (3.06%) HAProxy
6 16 (2.88%) rkt
7 14 (2.52%) Grafana
7 14 (2.52%) logstash
7 14 (2.52%) Single Sign-On
8 6 (1.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.90%) CA Single Sign-On
9 5 (0.90%) CASB
9 5 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (0.72%) CSIRT
10 4 (0.72%) HP ALM
10 4 (0.72%) Kibana
10 4 (0.72%) PingFederate
11 3 (0.54%) Nagios
11 3 (0.54%) WMI
Vendors
1 88 (15.86%) Cisco
2 82 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 41 (7.39%) Citrix
4 34 (6.13%) VMware
5 26 (4.68%) CheckPoint
6 22 (3.96%) HP
6 22 (3.96%) Juniper
7 19 (3.42%) Google
8 18 (3.24%) Oracle
9 15 (2.70%) F5
10 14 (2.52%) Palo Alto
10 14 (2.52%) SAP
11 13 (2.34%) Blue Coat
11 13 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (1.98%) Adobe
12 11 (1.98%) Apple
12 11 (1.98%) Arista
13 9 (1.62%) IBM
13 9 (1.62%) Mercator
13 9 (1.62%) Splunk