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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Internet
England / London
Rank 166 153 122
Rank change year-on-year -13 -31  
Contract jobs citing Internet 285 354 383
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.46% 1.61% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.68% 12.65% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 228 237
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £247 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £588 £597
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 17
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.92 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.61% +13.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.44 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £30.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £17.30 £17.75
% change year-on-year -21.96% -2.53%  

Internet is in the communications and computer networking 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 communications and computer networking skills.

Contract Communications & Computer Network Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 2440 2799 2845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 12.53% 12.69% 13.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1625 1895 1828
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £347
% change year-on-year +3.44% +4.32%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 58 85
Median hourly rate £42.25 £21.92 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.74% +1.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.38 £12.83 £13.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £37.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year -39.18% +27.58%  

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 3 months to 24 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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 3 months to 24 March 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 +12 47 £400 +8.10% 24
Uxbridge +8 3 - -
Croydon +4 2 £431 +23.21%
Docklands, London -2 2 £563 +30.81%
Canary Wharf -4 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
Romford - 1 £145 -
Internet
England

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 March 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.

1 161 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 136 (23.17%) Windows
3 124 (21.12%) Finance
4 119 (20.27%) Java
5 113 (19.25%) Linux
6 109 (18.57%) Firewall
7 99 (16.87%) Degree
8 98 (16.70%) HTML
9 96 (16.35%) JavaScript
10 92 (15.67%) Banking
11 80 (13.63%) Microsoft
12 76 (12.95%) CSS
13 74 (12.61%) Cisco
14 73 (12.44%) LAN
15 72 (12.27%) SQL
16 71 (12.10%) SQL Server
17 70 (11.93%) Web Services
17 70 (11.93%) WAN
17 70 (11.93%) Active Directory
18 67 (11.41%) Python
19 63 (10.73%) TCP/IP
19 63 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
20 62 (10.56%) Computer Science
20 62 (10.56%) Scrum
20 62 (10.56%) VMware
21 61 (10.39%) E-Commerce
22 57 (9.71%) DNS
23 56 (9.54%) Open Source
24 54 (9.20%) Security Cleared
25 53 (9.03%) HTTP

Internet
Top Related 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 (5.62%) IIS
1 33 (5.62%) SharePoint
2 32 (5.45%) Apache
3 22 (3.75%) nginx
4 20 (3.41%) CMS
5 18 (3.07%) MS Exchange
6 17 (2.90%) Tomcat
7 15 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
8 13 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (2.04%) Confluence
10 11 (1.87%) Apache Spark
10 11 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 10 (1.70%) Skype for Business
12 8 (1.36%) JBoss
13 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
14 5 (0.85%) DataSynapse
14 5 (0.85%) Drupal
14 5 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.85%) Oracle Coherence
14 5 (0.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 53 (9.03%) MS Excel
2 42 (7.16%) MS Office
3 9 (1.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.36%) OmniGraffle
5 7 (1.19%) MS Visio
6 6 (1.02%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.85%) Photoshop
8 4 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
9 3 (0.51%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.17%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 10 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.02%) Temenos T24
4 5 (0.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.17%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 63 (10.73%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.26%) Office 365
3 22 (3.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (2.90%) PaaS
5 16 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (2.39%) IaaS
7 9 (1.53%) Google Analytics
7 9 (1.53%) Heroku
8 7 (1.19%) SaaS
9 6 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.85%) Amazon Kinesis
11 4 (0.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 3 (0.51%) Adobe Analytics
12 3 (0.51%) AdWords
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.51%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 3 (0.51%) OneDrive
12 3 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
13 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 109 (18.57%) Firewall
2 73 (12.44%) LAN
3 70 (11.93%) WAN
4 63 (10.73%) TCP/IP
5 57 (9.71%) DNS
6 53 (9.03%) HTTP
7 47 (8.01%) Wireless
8 46 (7.84%) Intranet
9 43 (7.33%) VPN
10 37 (6.30%) SSL
11 35 (5.96%) MPLS
12 31 (5.28%) Ethernet
13 23 (3.92%) SAN
14 22 (3.75%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (3.58%) DHCP
15 21 (3.58%) Network Security
16 19 (3.24%) BGP
16 19 (3.24%) Cisco IOS
17 17 (2.90%) SMTP
17 17 (2.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (12.10%) SQL Server
2 24 (4.09%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 20 (3.41%) NoSQL
5 19 (3.24%) Hadoop
6 17 (2.90%) MySQL
7 16 (2.73%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (1.70%) Redis
9 10 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (1.53%) Big Data
10 9 (1.53%) Data Mining
11 8 (1.36%) MongoDB
12 7 (1.19%) Apache Hive
12 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 7 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 6 (1.02%) Blockchain
13 6 (1.02%) MariaDB
13 6 (1.02%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 52 (8.86%) Jenkins
2 41 (6.98%) Git (software)
3 32 (5.45%) JIRA
4 26 (4.43%) Selenium
5 21 (3.58%) WebDriver
6 20 (3.41%) Subversion
7 18 (3.07%) Maven
8 13 (2.21%) Vagrant
9 12 (2.04%) Visual Studio
10 11 (1.87%) Eclipse
11 10 (1.70%) JUnit
12 9 (1.53%) Ant
12 9 (1.53%) Axure RP
12 9 (1.53%) Cucumber
12 9 (1.53%) Hudson
13 8 (1.36%) Oracle APEX
14 7 (1.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 6 (1.02%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 6 (1.02%) Mercurial
16 5 (0.85%) IntelliJ
General
1 124 (21.12%) Finance
2 92 (15.67%) Banking
3 37 (6.30%) Retail
4 33 (5.62%) Telecoms
5 31 (5.28%) Marketing
6 17 (2.90%) Legal
7 16 (2.73%) Back Office
8 14 (2.39%) Retail Banking
9 12 (2.04%) Advertising
9 12 (2.04%) Publishing
10 11 (1.87%) Games
11 10 (1.70%) Electronics
11 10 (1.70%) Investment Banking
12 9 (1.53%) Law
13 7 (1.19%) Manufacturing
14 5 (0.85%) Billing
14 5 (0.85%) German Language
14 5 (0.85%) Local Government
15 4 (0.68%) French Language
15 4 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 126 (21.47%) Developer
2 89 (15.16%) Architect
3 64 (10.90%) Analyst
4 34 (5.79%) Java Developer
5 32 (5.45%) Network Engineer
6 29 (4.94%) Administrator
7 26 (4.43%) JavaScript Developer
8 25 (4.26%) Project Manager
9 20 (3.41%) Security Analyst
10 18 (3.07%) Business Analyst
10 18 (3.07%) Infrastructure Architect
10 18 (3.07%) Software Engineer
10 18 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
11 17 (2.90%) Consultant
12 16 (2.73%) DevOps Engineer
12 16 (2.73%) Senior Architect
12 16 (2.73%) Technical Architect
13 15 (2.56%) Banking Analyst
14 13 (2.21%) Security Architect
14 13 (2.21%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (16.70%) HTML
2 76 (12.95%) CSS
3 70 (11.93%) Web Services
4 40 (6.81%) XML
5 39 (6.64%) .NET
5 39 (6.64%) Spring
6 36 (6.13%) REST
7 35 (5.96%) AngularJS
8 31 (5.28%) HTML5
9 29 (4.94%) Node.js
10 28 (4.77%) RESTful
11 26 (4.43%) SOAP
12 25 (4.26%) React
13 20 (3.41%) CSS3
14 19 (3.24%) J2EE
15 18 (3.07%) Hibernate
16 16 (2.73%) Ajax
16 16 (2.73%) Kafka
17 15 (2.56%) jQuery
18 14 (2.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.56%) Computer Science
2 40 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (6.64%) Management Information System
4 31 (5.28%) Internet of Things
4 31 (5.28%) Online Banking
5 29 (4.94%) User Experience
6 27 (4.60%) Data Centre
7 21 (3.58%) Client/Server
8 19 (3.24%) PKI
9 17 (2.90%) RIA
10 15 (2.56%) Virtual Team
11 13 (2.21%) SWIFT
12 12 (2.04%) Blackberry
13 11 (1.87%) Mobile Banking
14 10 (1.70%) Data Structures
14 10 (1.70%) Mobile App
14 10 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
15 9 (1.53%) Fintech
16 7 (1.19%) Algorithms
16 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 136 (23.17%) Windows
2 113 (19.25%) Linux
3 48 (8.18%) Windows Server
4 44 (7.50%) Unix
5 23 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (3.58%) Windows 7
7 20 (3.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 19 (3.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (2.73%) Mac OS X
10 15 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 12 (2.04%) Windows 10
12 11 (1.87%) Apple iOS
13 10 (1.70%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (1.53%) Solaris
15 7 (1.19%) MVS
16 5 (0.85%) Android
17 4 (0.68%) CentOS
17 4 (0.68%) CoreOS
17 4 (0.68%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (10.56%) Scrum
3 61 (10.39%) E-Commerce
4 56 (9.54%) Open Source
5 53 (9.03%) Information Security
6 49 (8.35%) DevOps
7 46 (7.84%) Project Management
8 44 (7.50%) ITIL
9 42 (7.16%) Software Engineering
10 39 (6.64%) Cybersecurity
11 38 (6.47%) Configuration Management
11 38 (6.47%) TDD
12 30 (5.11%) Web Development
13 28 (4.77%) Continuous Integration
14 27 (4.60%) CRM
14 27 (4.60%) High Availability
14 27 (4.60%) SOA
15 26 (4.43%) BDD
15 26 (4.43%) Change Management
15 26 (4.43%) OO
Programming Languages
1 119 (20.27%) Java
2 96 (16.35%) JavaScript
3 72 (12.27%) SQL
4 67 (11.41%) Python
5 38 (6.47%) C
6 35 (5.96%) PowerShell
7 28 (4.77%) Ruby
8 25 (4.26%) C++
9 24 (4.09%) Bash Shell
10 22 (3.75%) C#
11 16 (2.73%) Perl
11 16 (2.73%) Scala
12 10 (1.70%) ES6
12 10 (1.70%) VB
13 9 (1.53%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.36%) Apex Code
14 8 (1.36%) JCL
14 8 (1.36%) SOQL
15 7 (1.19%) COBOL
15 7 (1.19%) VC++
Qualifications
1 99 (16.87%) Degree
2 54 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 36 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (5.45%) CISSP
4 32 (5.45%) SC Cleared
5 25 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 21 (3.58%) MCSE
7 17 (2.90%) CCNA
8 15 (2.56%) CISM
9 14 (2.39%) MCP
10 12 (2.04%) CCNP
10 12 (2.04%) MCSA
11 11 (1.87%) CCIE
12 10 (1.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 10 (1.70%) CCSP
12 10 (1.70%) CISMP
12 10 (1.70%) SANS
13 8 (1.36%) ACHDS
13 8 (1.36%) ACTC
13 8 (1.36%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.41%) QA
2 16 (2.73%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.53%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 6 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (1.02%) SLA
5 4 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.34%) COBIT
7 2 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.34%) ISO20022
7 2 (0.34%) MiFID
7 2 (0.34%) PMO
8 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.17%) FATCA
8 1 (0.17%) SEPA
System Software
1 70 (11.93%) Active Directory
2 38 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (5.79%) Docker
4 22 (3.75%) Hyper-V
5 11 (1.87%) Apache Flume
6 9 (1.53%) XenApp
7 8 (1.36%) BitLocker
7 8 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (1.36%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (1.19%) KVM
9 6 (1.02%) NFS
9 6 (1.02%) SRDF
9 6 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.02%) Xen
10 5 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (0.68%) ProxySG
12 3 (0.51%) Firmware
12 3 (0.51%) ISA Server
12 3 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 35 (5.96%) Opscode Chef
2 28 (4.77%) Puppet
3 23 (3.92%) SCCM
4 18 (3.07%) Ansible
5 14 (2.39%) Graphite
6 11 (1.87%) Kubernetes
6 11 (1.87%) Nagios
7 9 (1.53%) logstash
8 8 (1.36%) Kibana
8 8 (1.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (1.19%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (1.19%) Mesos
9 7 (1.19%) Terraform
10 6 (1.02%) HP Fortify
11 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (0.68%) Backup Exec
12 4 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
12 4 (0.68%) SCOM
12 4 (0.68%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.51%) EnCase
Vendors
1 80 (13.63%) Microsoft
2 74 (12.61%) Cisco
3 62 (10.56%) VMware
4 45 (7.67%) Citrix
5 41 (6.98%) Oracle
6 21 (3.58%) Salesforce.com
7 20 (3.41%) Red Hat
8 18 (3.07%) Google
8 18 (3.07%) HP
9 17 (2.90%) CheckPoint
10 15 (2.56%) Adobe
11 13 (2.21%) NetApp
11 13 (2.21%) Symantec
12 12 (2.04%) EMC
13 11 (1.87%) Apple
13 11 (1.87%) IBM
14 10 (1.70%) CA
14 10 (1.70%) LogRhythm
14 10 (1.70%) Riverbed
14 10 (1.70%) SAP
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