Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 236 211 206
Rank change year-on-year -25 -5 -37
Contract jobs citing Internet 452 576 508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.13% 1.28% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.79% 10.42% 11.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 372 349
London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
10th Percentile £230 £213 £256
90th Percentile £688 £675 £613
England median daily rate £450 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 21
London median hourly rate £21.75 £21.90 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.68% -0.45% +10.47%
10th Percentile £13.65 £11.63 £13.74
90th Percentile £37.50 £28.24 £40.00
England median hourly rate £12.93 £14.46 £16.59
% change year-on-year -10.62% -12.84% -15.40%

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 4,191 5,527 4,620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 10.44% 12.31% 11.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,817 3,810 3,094
London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £225 £220 £253
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £435 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +2.35% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 161 135
London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% -11.58% +6.85%
10th Percentile £14.75 £14.00 £12.88
90th Percentile £53.13 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -24.00%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 +37 112 £500 +11.11% 9
West London -9 15 £500 +25.00% 6
East London 0 9 £373 +186.92% 7
South London +3 6 £600 +20.00%
North London -9 1 £525 +50.00% 6
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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.

1 101 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 91 (20.13%) Finance
3 86 (19.03%) Firewall
4 77 (17.04%) Windows
5 76 (16.81%) Microsoft
6 73 (16.15%) WAN
6 73 (16.15%) SQL
7 71 (15.71%) Java
8 68 (15.04%) LAN
9 67 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
10 65 (14.38%) Cisco
11 63 (13.94%) MPLS
11 63 (13.94%) Active Directory
12 62 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
13 59 (13.05%) DevOps
13 59 (13.05%) VPN
14 53 (11.73%) DNS
14 53 (11.73%) Python
15 51 (11.28%) TCP/IP
16 49 (10.84%) .NET
17 46 (10.18%) Degree
18 44 (9.73%) Intranet
19 43 (9.51%) BGP
19 43 (9.51%) MySQL
19 43 (9.51%) Linux
19 43 (9.51%) Cisco Certification
20 42 (9.29%) Data Centre
21 41 (9.07%) OSPF
22 40 (8.85%) Web Services
22 40 (8.85%) Analytics

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 20 (4.42%) IIS
2 17 (3.76%) Apache
3 16 (3.54%) SharePoint
4 13 (2.88%) MS Exchange
5 12 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 9 (1.99%) CMS
7 7 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.55%) Confluence
7 7 (1.55%) IBM Domino
7 7 (1.55%) Skype for Business
8 6 (1.33%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 5 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (1.11%) Jetty
9 5 (1.11%) OpenStack
9 5 (1.11%) SAS
10 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.44%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.44%) nginx
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 31 (6.86%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.55%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.88%) SPSS
5 4 (0.88%) Stata
6 3 (0.66%) InVision
6 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.66%) Sketch
7 2 (0.44%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.22%) InDesign
8 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (3.10%) SAP Hybris
2 13 (2.88%) SAP ERP
3 7 (1.55%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.88%) Relativity
4 4 (0.88%) SAP HCM
5 3 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.66%) Eikon
6 2 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.44%) BigMachines
6 2 (0.44%) Fredhopper
6 2 (0.44%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.44%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.22%) assyst
7 1 (0.22%) Markit EDM
7 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.22%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 67 (14.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 62 (13.72%) Amazon AWS
3 33 (7.30%) Office 365
4 18 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (2.65%) SaaS
6 10 (2.21%) PaaS
7 9 (1.99%) Azure Active Directory
7 9 (1.99%) GitHub
8 6 (1.33%) IaaS
9 5 (1.11%) Amazon SQS
9 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.88%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.88%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (0.88%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.66%) Datadog
11 3 (0.66%) Google Analytics
11 3 (0.66%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.66%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 86 (19.03%) Firewall
2 73 (16.15%) WAN
3 68 (15.04%) LAN
4 63 (13.94%) MPLS
5 59 (13.05%) VPN
6 53 (11.73%) DNS
7 51 (11.28%) TCP/IP
8 44 (9.73%) Intranet
9 43 (9.51%) BGP
10 41 (9.07%) OSPF
11 34 (7.52%) DHCP
11 34 (7.52%) Wireless
12 31 (6.86%) HTTP
13 29 (6.42%) Network Security
14 28 (6.19%) Ethernet
14 28 (6.19%) Wi-Fi
15 24 (5.31%) Multicast
16 23 (5.09%) SMTP
17 20 (4.42%) EIGRP
18 18 (3.98%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (9.51%) MySQL
2 31 (6.86%) SQL Server
3 29 (6.42%) Relational Database
4 24 (5.31%) RDBMS
5 21 (4.65%) Data Mining
6 17 (3.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 12 (2.65%) Redis
8 11 (2.43%) Hadoop
9 10 (2.21%) Big Data
9 10 (2.21%) NoSQL
9 10 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
10 9 (1.99%) Amazon RDS
10 9 (1.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (1.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (1.33%) Apache Hive
12 6 (1.33%) Data Lake
12 6 (1.33%) MongoDB
13 4 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.88%) Text Mining
14 3 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 35 (7.74%) Git (software)
2 28 (6.19%) Jenkins
3 17 (3.76%) Maven
4 14 (3.10%) Mockito
5 12 (2.65%) JIRA
6 10 (2.21%) JUnit
6 10 (2.21%) Selenium
7 9 (1.99%) Cucumber
8 8 (1.77%) Hudson
8 8 (1.77%) Subversion
9 6 (1.33%) Burp Suite
9 6 (1.33%) EasyMock
9 6 (1.33%) Gradle
9 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.88%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.88%) Fiddler
11 4 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (0.88%) TestNG
11 4 (0.88%) WebDriver
General
1 91 (20.13%) Finance
2 36 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.53%) Banking
4 19 (4.20%) Law
5 16 (3.54%) Marketing
6 13 (2.88%) Retail
7 9 (1.99%) Billing
8 8 (1.77%) Games
9 7 (1.55%) Financial Institution
10 6 (1.33%) Legal
11 5 (1.11%) Online Betting
12 4 (0.88%) Advertising
12 4 (0.88%) Multimedia
13 3 (0.66%) German Language
13 3 (0.66%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.44%) Automotive
14 2 (0.44%) French Language
14 2 (0.44%) Front Office
14 2 (0.44%) Local Government
15 1 (0.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 71 (15.71%) Developer
2 64 (14.16%) Architect
3 48 (10.62%) Network Engineer
4 39 (8.63%) Analyst
5 24 (5.31%) Consultant
6 22 (4.87%) Java Developer
7 19 (4.20%) Senior Network Engineer
8 16 (3.54%) Administrator
9 15 (3.32%) SAP Architect
10 14 (3.10%) Hybris Architect
11 13 (2.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 13 (2.88%) Security Architect
12 11 (2.43%) Azure Architect
12 11 (2.43%) Data Engineer
12 11 (2.43%) Desktop Support
12 11 (2.43%) DevOps Engineer
12 11 (2.43%) Full Stack Developer
12 11 (2.43%) Project Manager
12 11 (2.43%) Support Engineer
13 10 (2.21%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.84%) .NET
2 40 (8.85%) Web Services
3 39 (8.63%) HTML
3 39 (8.63%) Spring
4 24 (5.31%) J2EE
5 22 (4.87%) ASP.NET
5 22 (4.87%) XML
6 21 (4.65%) .NET Framework
7 20 (4.42%) CSS
8 17 (3.76%) Classic ASP
9 16 (3.54%) Middleware
10 15 (3.32%) Kafka
11 14 (3.10%) LDAP
12 13 (2.88%) REST
13 11 (2.43%) RESTful
13 11 (2.43%) Spring Security
14 10 (2.21%) React
15 9 (1.99%) 802.1X
15 9 (1.99%) AngularJS
16 8 (1.77%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 42 (9.29%) Data Centre
2 29 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (5.97%) Internet of Things
4 20 (4.42%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (3.32%) Public Cloud
5 15 (3.32%) User Experience
6 12 (2.65%) Blackberry
6 12 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 11 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.99%) Smartphone
8 9 (1.99%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.77%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (1.77%) Social Media
10 7 (1.55%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.55%) Cloud Native
10 7 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.55%) iPhone
10 7 (1.55%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.55%) Online Banking
10 7 (1.55%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 77 (17.04%) Windows
2 43 (9.51%) Linux
3 32 (7.08%) Unix
4 27 (5.97%) Windows 10
5 19 (4.20%) Android
6 18 (3.98%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.54%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.99%) Mac OS X
8 9 (1.99%) Windows Server
9 5 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.66%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (0.44%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.22%) CentOS
12 1 (0.22%) Debian
12 1 (0.22%) Solaris
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (13.05%) DevOps
3 40 (8.85%) Analytics
4 39 (8.63%) Migration
5 38 (8.41%) TDD
6 36 (7.96%) ITIL
7 33 (7.30%) Scrum
8 32 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (6.42%) Test Automation
10 28 (6.19%) Network Design
11 27 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
12 25 (5.53%) Project Management
12 25 (5.53%) Software Engineering
13 24 (5.31%) Information Security
13 24 (5.31%) Network Management
13 24 (5.31%) Service Delivery
14 23 (5.09%) Change Management
15 22 (4.87%) Load Balancing
15 22 (4.87%) Multithreading
16 21 (4.65%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 73 (16.15%) SQL
2 71 (15.71%) Java
3 53 (11.73%) Python
4 31 (6.86%) JavaScript
5 25 (5.53%) Perl
6 22 (4.87%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.76%) C#
8 15 (3.32%) Scala
9 14 (3.10%) Bash Shell
9 14 (3.10%) C
9 14 (3.10%) C++
10 12 (2.65%) PHP
11 10 (2.21%) Shell Script
12 9 (1.99%) Ruby
13 8 (1.77%) Apex Code
14 6 (1.33%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.11%) Go
15 5 (1.11%) R
15 5 (1.11%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (10.18%) Degree
2 43 (9.51%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (7.96%) CCIE
4 24 (5.31%) CCNP
4 24 (5.31%) SC Cleared
4 24 (5.31%) Security Cleared
5 14 (3.10%) JNCIE
6 13 (2.88%) CCNA
7 12 (2.65%) CCDP
7 12 (2.65%) JNCIP
8 10 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (1.99%) BC Cleared
9 9 (1.99%) BPSS Clearance
10 8 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
11 7 (1.55%) CCDA
11 7 (1.55%) CISSP
12 6 (1.33%) MCSE
12 6 (1.33%) SANS
13 5 (1.11%) CCDE
13 5 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.76%) GDPR
2 12 (2.65%) SLA
3 6 (1.33%) QA
4 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.11%) PSD2
5 4 (0.88%) COBIT
5 4 (0.88%) NIST
5 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 2 (0.44%) SEPA
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) NCSC
System Software
1 63 (13.94%) Active Directory
2 24 (5.31%) Docker
3 10 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (1.33%) Shibboleth
5 4 (0.88%) BitLocker
5 4 (0.88%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.88%) IAG
5 4 (0.88%) Terminal Services
5 4 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (0.66%) Sendmail
6 3 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.22%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 1 (0.22%) Firmware
8 1 (0.22%) LXC
8 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 31 (6.86%) SCCM
2 26 (5.75%) Kubernetes
3 14 (3.10%) Ansible
4 11 (2.43%) Puppet
5 9 (1.99%) Terraform
6 7 (1.55%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (1.55%) Rundeck
7 6 (1.33%) AirWatch
8 5 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (1.11%) Prometheus
9 4 (0.88%) Nagios
10 3 (0.66%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
10 3 (0.66%) Suricata
10 3 (0.66%) Tivoli
11 2 (0.44%) Amdocs OSS
11 2 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.44%) OfficeScan
11 2 (0.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 76 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 65 (14.38%) Cisco
3 27 (5.97%) Google
4 26 (5.75%) CheckPoint
5 25 (5.53%) F5
6 24 (5.31%) Juniper
7 21 (4.65%) SAP
8 20 (4.42%) Palo Alto
8 20 (4.42%) Salesforce.com
8 20 (4.42%) VMware
9 18 (3.98%) Citrix
9 18 (3.98%) Splunk
10 15 (3.32%) Oracle
11 14 (3.10%) Adobe
11 14 (3.10%) hybris
12 11 (2.43%) Lotus
13 10 (2.21%) HP
13 10 (2.21%) MuleSoft
14 9 (1.99%) Aruba
15 7 (1.55%) SolarWinds