Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 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
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 189 149
Rank change year-on-year -9 -40 +4
Contract jobs citing Internet 625 569 743
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.35% 1.41% 1.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.36% 11.86% 13.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 397 459
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £207 £263 £192
90th Percentile £675 £613 £600
England median daily rate £400 £410 £400
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 24
London median hourly rate £23.14 £21.16 £23.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -9.69% +33.86%
10th Percentile £11.33 £13.66 £12.45
90th Percentile £37.25 £37.91 £29.64
England median hourly rate £14.08 £16.84 £19.00
% change year-on-year -16.39% -11.37% +13.43%

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 5,501 4,798 5,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.92% 11.87% 12.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,774 3,190 3,721
London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £219 £260 £225
90th Percentile £625 £606 £600
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 173 132 125
London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +15.38%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.89 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £50.00 £48.00
England median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £24.75
% change year-on-year -6.98% -13.13% +15.12%

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

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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 19 April 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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -56 103 £425 +6.25% 41
West London -38 31 £425 -5.56% 42
South London -35 25 £469 +15.38% 3
East London -1 13 £365 +32.73% 13
North London -3 3 £275 -4.35% 3
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 178 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 163 (26.08%) Finance
3 125 (20.00%) Firewall
4 113 (18.08%) Linux
5 103 (16.48%) Windows
5 103 (16.48%) Java
6 97 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
7 94 (15.04%) LAN
8 92 (14.72%) WAN
9 90 (14.40%) DNS
9 90 (14.40%) SQL
10 85 (13.60%) DevOps
11 84 (13.44%) Web Services
12 81 (12.96%) Python
13 80 (12.80%) Cisco
13 80 (12.80%) Microsoft
13 80 (12.80%) Degree
14 79 (12.64%) SSL
14 79 (12.64%) Unix
15 78 (12.48%) TCP/IP
16 76 (12.16%) Open Source
17 72 (11.52%) JavaScript
18 71 (11.36%) Jenkins
19 70 (11.20%) Security Cleared
20 65 (10.40%) Bash Shell
20 65 (10.40%) Banking
21 64 (10.24%) Active Directory
21 64 (10.24%) Data Centre
22 62 (9.92%) VPN
23 61 (9.76%) SC Cleared

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 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.84%) nginx
3 20 (3.20%) Apache
4 18 (2.88%) CMS
5 17 (2.72%) Elasticsearch
6 15 (2.40%) MS Exchange
7 13 (2.08%) WebSphere
8 12 (1.92%) Confluence
9 9 (1.44%) JBoss
9 9 (1.44%) Tomcat
9 9 (1.44%) WebSphere Application Server
10 8 (1.28%) Apache Spark
10 8 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (1.28%) SharePoint 2013
11 6 (0.96%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
12 5 (0.80%) IIS
12 5 (0.80%) OpenStack
12 5 (0.80%) Skype for Business
13 4 (0.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 37 (5.92%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (2.88%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.24%) Spreadsheet
4 13 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.28%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
7 3 (0.48%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.48%) SPSS
8 2 (0.32%) Flinto
9 1 (0.16%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (3.04%) Oracle EBS
2 18 (2.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 18 (2.88%) Oracle Receivables
3 17 (2.72%) Oracle Assets
3 17 (2.72%) Oracle General Ledger
3 17 (2.72%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 17 (2.72%) Oracle iProcurement
3 17 (2.72%) Oracle Payables
4 5 (0.80%) RMDS
5 3 (0.48%) LatentZero
5 3 (0.48%) Radian6
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) Infor M3
6 2 (0.32%) Movex
6 2 (0.32%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.32%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.32%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 97 (15.52%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (6.88%) Cloud Computing
3 36 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (5.12%) Office 365
5 17 (2.72%) IaaS
6 14 (2.24%) SaaS
7 13 (2.08%) PaaS
8 12 (1.92%) Google Analytics
9 11 (1.76%) GitHub
10 10 (1.60%) Serverless
11 8 (1.28%) AdWords
12 7 (1.12%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.80%) AWS CloudFormation
13 5 (0.80%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
14 4 (0.64%) Adobe Analytics
14 4 (0.64%) AWS Lambda
15 3 (0.48%) Amazon EMR
15 3 (0.48%) G Suite
15 3 (0.48%) iPaaS
15 3 (0.48%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 125 (20.00%) Firewall
2 94 (15.04%) LAN
3 92 (14.72%) WAN
4 90 (14.40%) DNS
5 79 (12.64%) SSL
6 78 (12.48%) TCP/IP
7 62 (9.92%) VPN
8 43 (6.88%) MPLS
9 39 (6.24%) DHCP
10 37 (5.92%) Network Security
11 35 (5.60%) Intranet
12 32 (5.12%) OSPF
13 31 (4.96%) HTTP
14 29 (4.64%) Wireless
15 28 (4.48%) BGP
16 23 (3.68%) Cisco Nexus
17 22 (3.52%) IPsec
18 19 (3.04%) VPLS
19 16 (2.56%) SAN
20 15 (2.40%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (8.80%) MySQL
2 49 (7.84%) MongoDB
3 33 (5.28%) PostgreSQL
4 27 (4.32%) Hadoop
5 25 (4.00%) NoSQL
6 24 (3.84%) Relational Database
7 19 (3.04%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (3.04%) Big Data
7 19 (3.04%) SQL Server
8 16 (2.56%) Oracle Database
9 14 (2.24%) HBase
10 12 (1.92%) RDBMS
11 11 (1.76%) Oracle Database 10g
11 11 (1.76%) Oracle Database 11g
11 11 (1.76%) Oracle Discoverer
11 11 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
12 5 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
12 5 (0.80%) Power BI
12 5 (0.80%) Redis
12 5 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 71 (11.36%) Jenkins
2 54 (8.64%) Git (software)
3 25 (4.00%) Artifactory
4 24 (3.84%) JIRA
5 22 (3.52%) JUnit
6 16 (2.56%) Maven
6 16 (2.56%) Mockito
7 13 (2.08%) Sonatype Nexus
8 12 (1.92%) WebDriver
9 11 (1.76%) Selenium
9 11 (1.76%) Subversion
10 9 (1.44%) Jasmine
10 9 (1.44%) Karma Test Runner
10 9 (1.44%) Mocha
10 9 (1.44%) MSI
11 8 (1.28%) Cucumber
12 7 (1.12%) Appium
12 7 (1.12%) Gradle
12 7 (1.12%) TestNG
13 6 (0.96%) AdminStudio
General
1 163 (26.08%) Finance
2 65 (10.40%) Banking
3 43 (6.88%) Telecoms
4 35 (5.60%) Marketing
5 30 (4.80%) Retail
6 20 (3.20%) Billing
6 20 (3.20%) Legal
7 14 (2.24%) Publishing
8 13 (2.08%) Electronics
9 12 (1.92%) Advertising
9 12 (1.92%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.60%) Financial Institution
10 10 (1.60%) Investment Banking
11 9 (1.44%) Games
12 7 (1.12%) French Language
12 7 (1.12%) German Language
13 6 (0.96%) Back Office
13 6 (0.96%) Italian Language
13 6 (0.96%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.80%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (14.56%) Developer
2 86 (13.76%) Analyst
2 86 (13.76%) Architect
3 57 (9.12%) DevOps Engineer
4 41 (6.56%) Java Developer
4 41 (6.56%) Network Engineer
5 33 (5.28%) Security Architect
6 29 (4.64%) Support Analyst
7 28 (4.48%) Security Engineer
8 27 (4.32%) Cloud Engineer
8 27 (4.32%) Consultant
9 26 (4.16%) Support Engineer
10 23 (3.68%) Business Analyst
11 22 (3.52%) Network Architect
12 20 (3.20%) AWS Engineer
12 20 (3.20%) Desktop Support
12 20 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (2.88%) Senior Developer
14 16 (2.56%) Lead DevOps
15 14 (2.24%) AWS DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (13.44%) Web Services
2 54 (8.64%) HTML
3 46 (7.36%) XML
4 41 (6.56%) Spring
5 39 (6.24%) REST
6 37 (5.92%) JSON
7 35 (5.60%) CSS
8 32 (5.12%) AngularJS
9 30 (4.80%) .NET
9 30 (4.80%) J2EE
10 28 (4.48%) Elastic Stack
11 25 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
11 25 (4.00%) HTML5
11 25 (4.00%) RESTful
12 24 (3.84%) RabbitMQ
13 23 (3.68%) SOAP
14 20 (3.20%) JDBC
14 20 (3.20%) LEMP Stack
14 20 (3.20%) Node.js
14 20 (3.20%) React
Miscellaneous
1 64 (10.24%) Data Centre
2 55 (8.80%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (6.40%) User Experience
4 35 (5.60%) Computer Science
5 31 (4.96%) Management Information System
6 27 (4.32%) Mobile App
7 25 (4.00%) Internet of Things
8 19 (3.04%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.72%) Linux Command Line
9 17 (2.72%) Online Banking
10 14 (2.24%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (2.24%) Public Cloud
11 12 (1.92%) Client/Server
11 12 (1.92%) iPad
11 12 (1.92%) Smartphone
12 11 (1.76%) Algorithms
12 11 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
13 10 (1.60%) Replication
13 10 (1.60%) Virtual Team
14 8 (1.28%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 113 (18.08%) Linux
2 103 (16.48%) Windows
3 79 (12.64%) Unix
4 48 (7.68%) Windows 7
5 41 (6.56%) Windows 10
6 31 (4.96%) Windows Server
7 29 (4.64%) Android
8 19 (3.04%) Apple iOS
9 16 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (2.56%) Solaris
10 15 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (2.24%) HPUX
12 13 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (1.60%) Windows 8
14 7 (1.12%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.96%) CentOS
15 6 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
16 4 (0.64%) Mac OS X
16 4 (0.64%) NetWare
17 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (28.48%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (13.60%) DevOps
3 76 (12.16%) Open Source
4 61 (9.76%) Problem-Solving
5 52 (8.32%) ITIL
6 50 (8.00%) Project Management
7 49 (7.84%) Cybersecurity
8 48 (7.68%) E-Commerce
9 47 (7.52%) Test Automation
10 46 (7.36%) Continuous Integration
10 46 (7.36%) TDD
11 45 (7.20%) Microservices
12 44 (7.04%) Configuration Management
12 44 (7.04%) Load Balancing
13 40 (6.40%) Software Engineering
14 37 (5.92%) Analytics
15 32 (5.12%) Front End Development
16 30 (4.80%) Migration
17 29 (4.64%) Change Management
18 28 (4.48%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 103 (16.48%) Java
2 90 (14.40%) SQL
3 81 (12.96%) Python
4 72 (11.52%) JavaScript
5 65 (10.40%) Bash Shell
6 61 (9.76%) Ruby
7 44 (7.04%) Perl
8 25 (4.00%) C#
9 23 (3.68%) C++
9 23 (3.68%) PowerShell
10 14 (2.24%) ES6
11 13 (2.08%) PHP
12 11 (1.76%) C
12 11 (1.76%) Scala
13 6 (0.96%) Go
13 6 (0.96%) Java 8
13 6 (0.96%) VBScript
14 5 (0.80%) AWK
14 5 (0.80%) sed
15 4 (0.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 80 (12.80%) Degree
2 70 (11.20%) Security Cleared
3 61 (9.76%) SC Cleared
4 52 (8.32%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (5.28%) CCIE
6 30 (4.80%) CCNA
7 29 (4.64%) CISSP
8 26 (4.16%) CCNP
8 26 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (3.36%) MCSE
10 19 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
11 18 (2.88%) CISM
11 18 (2.88%) MCP
12 17 (2.72%) CISA
13 10 (1.60%) DV Cleared
13 10 (1.60%) Numerate Degree
14 9 (1.44%) MCSA
15 8 (1.28%) Master's Degree
15 8 (1.28%) TOGAF Certification
16 7 (1.12%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.68%) QA
2 16 (2.56%) PCI DSS
3 11 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (1.60%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 9 (1.44%) GDPR
6 4 (0.64%) SLA
7 2 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.32%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.32%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.16%) COBIT
8 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
8 1 (0.16%) GCP
8 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.16%) PSD2
8 1 (0.16%) SAS 70
System Software
1 64 (10.24%) Active Directory
2 60 (9.60%) Docker
3 30 (4.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (2.40%) Hyper-V
5 14 (2.24%) HDFS
6 11 (1.76%) ProxySG
7 9 (1.44%) BitLocker
7 9 (1.44%) Terminal Services
7 9 (1.44%) vSphere
7 9 (1.44%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (0.96%) XenApp
9 5 (0.80%) etcd
9 5 (0.80%) Firmware
9 5 (0.80%) flannel
10 4 (0.64%) IAG
10 4 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.48%) Apache Flume
11 3 (0.48%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 46 (7.36%) Puppet
2 37 (5.92%) Kubernetes
3 32 (5.12%) Ansible
4 30 (4.80%) Opscode Chef
5 26 (4.16%) SCCM
6 23 (3.68%) Grafana
7 20 (3.20%) Terraform
8 18 (2.88%) HAProxy
8 18 (2.88%) logstash
9 17 (2.72%) Single Sign-On
10 14 (2.24%) Kibana
11 9 (1.44%) CA Single Sign-On
11 9 (1.44%) CASB
11 9 (1.44%) Nagios
11 9 (1.44%) PingFederate
12 6 (0.96%) HP Quality Center
12 6 (0.96%) SCOM
12 6 (0.96%) Suricata
13 5 (0.80%) AirWatch
13 5 (0.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 80 (12.80%) Cisco
1 80 (12.80%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.16%) CheckPoint
3 44 (7.04%) Citrix
3 44 (7.04%) Oracle
4 37 (5.92%) VMware
5 28 (4.48%) HP
5 28 (4.48%) Juniper
6 25 (4.00%) Google
7 22 (3.52%) Fortinet
7 22 (3.52%) Splunk
8 18 (2.88%) IBM
8 18 (2.88%) Red Hat
9 15 (2.40%) Blue Coat
9 15 (2.40%) F5
10 12 (1.92%) Apple
11 11 (1.76%) Salesforce.com
12 10 (1.60%) NetApp
12 10 (1.60%) Qualys
12 10 (1.60%) SAP