Period
to 27 September 2020

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 27 September 2020 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
27 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 211 232 244
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12 -37
Contract jobs citing Internet 141 434 509
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.07% 1.13% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.34% 10.76% 9.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 268 344
Median daily rate £485 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £290 £269 £181
90th Percentile £648 £775 £650
England median daily rate £465 £449 £425
% change year-on-year +3.62% +5.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 4
Median hourly rate £36.25 £16.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.70% -12.00% -14.38%
10th Percentile £30.63 £13.05 £13.65
90th Percentile £58.00 £34.58 £30.45
England median hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £15.30
% change year-on-year +118.75% +4.58% -11.25%

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 1,510 4,034 5,394
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.45% 10.52% 11.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 944 2,724 3,755
Median daily rate £467 £463 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.86% +2.21% +0.56%
10th Percentile £263 £206 £200
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
England median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.94% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 108 136
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.30% +11.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £19.80 £14.00 £13.38
90th Percentile £57.40 £53.75 £53.56
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +35.92% +28.75% +8.11%

Internet
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Internet as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Internet in London.

Daily rate trend for Internet in London

Internet
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Internet in London

Internet
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Internet in London.

Hourly rate trend for Internet in London

Internet
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Internet in London over the 6 months to 27 September 2020.

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 27 September 2020. 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 +77 34 £475 -5.00% 25
West London +49 6 £630 +44.00% 12
East London +50 2 - - 17
North London - 2 £563 - 2
South London +46 1 £155 -63.53% 5
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 27 September 2020, 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 59 (41.84%) Windows
2 48 (34.04%) Firewall
3 40 (28.37%) Active Directory
4 38 (26.95%) Linux
4 38 (26.95%) Azure
5 37 (26.24%) WAN
5 37 (26.24%) VPN
6 36 (25.53%) DMZ
7 32 (22.70%) .NET
8 31 (21.99%) Java
8 31 (21.99%) Wireless
9 30 (21.28%) Data Centre
10 28 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
10 28 (19.86%) Cisco
11 27 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
12 25 (17.73%) Intranet
12 25 (17.73%) PKI
13 24 (17.02%) Finance
13 24 (17.02%) CISSP
13 24 (17.02%) PaaS
14 21 (14.89%) Security Architecture
14 21 (14.89%) Banking
15 19 (13.48%) Unix
15 19 (13.48%) SIEM
16 18 (12.77%) AWS
16 18 (12.77%) DevOps
16 18 (12.77%) LAN
17 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
17 17 (12.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 17 (12.06%) Product Roadmap

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 12 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.55%) Confluence
3 4 (2.84%) Apache
3 4 (2.84%) CMS
4 3 (2.13%) IIS
4 3 (2.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.42%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.42%) Drupal
5 2 (1.42%) SAS
5 2 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.71%) Documentum
6 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.71%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.71%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.71%) SAP Portal
6 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.71%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.71%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.71%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.71%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 38 (26.95%) Azure
2 24 (17.02%) PaaS
3 18 (12.77%) AWS
4 14 (9.93%) IaaS
5 8 (5.67%) GCP
5 8 (5.67%) Office 365
5 8 (5.67%) SaaS
6 4 (2.84%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (2.84%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.84%) NuGet
6 4 (2.84%) Power Platform
7 3 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (2.13%) GitHub
7 3 (2.13%) Serverless
8 2 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.42%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.42%) Slack
9 1 (0.71%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.71%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 48 (34.04%) Firewall
2 37 (26.24%) VPN
2 37 (26.24%) WAN
3 36 (25.53%) DMZ
4 31 (21.99%) Wireless
5 25 (17.73%) Intranet
6 18 (12.77%) LAN
7 16 (11.35%) Network Security
8 15 (10.64%) SNMP
9 14 (9.93%) DNS
10 13 (9.22%) TCP/IP
11 12 (8.51%) OSPF
12 11 (7.80%) TACACS
13 10 (7.09%) Wi-Fi
14 8 (5.67%) SSL
15 6 (4.26%) S/MIME
16 5 (3.55%) DHCP
16 5 (3.55%) VoIP
17 4 (2.84%) 2G
17 4 (2.84%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.96%) MySQL
3 6 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.55%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.84%) Big Data
5 4 (2.84%) Power BI
6 3 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.42%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.42%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.42%) Triplestore
8 1 (0.71%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.71%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.71%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2019
8 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.71%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (5.67%) Git (software)
3 5 (3.55%) JIRA
4 4 (2.84%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (2.84%) Bitbucket
4 4 (2.84%) FishEye
4 4 (2.84%) Jenkins
4 4 (2.84%) Maven
4 4 (2.84%) SonarQube
5 2 (1.42%) Ant
5 2 (1.42%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.42%) Gradle
5 2 (1.42%) Hudson
5 2 (1.42%) Selenium
6 1 (0.71%) NWDS
6 1 (0.71%) webpack
General
1 24 (17.02%) Finance
2 21 (14.89%) Banking
3 11 (7.80%) Public Sector
4 6 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.84%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.13%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.42%) Local Government
7 2 (1.42%) Marketing
7 2 (1.42%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.71%) Advertising
8 1 (0.71%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) Legal
8 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.71%) Police
Job Titles
1 25 (17.73%) Architect
2 19 (13.48%) Security Architect
3 15 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 12 (8.51%) Developer
5 10 (7.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 9 (6.38%) Applications Architect
7 8 (5.67%) Analyst
8 7 (4.96%) Network Engineer
8 7 (4.96%) Security Specialist
8 7 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.26%) Consultant
10 5 (3.55%) Azure Specialist
10 5 (3.55%) Support Engineer
11 4 (2.84%) Azure Architect
11 4 (2.84%) Business Analyst
11 4 (2.84%) Cloud Architect
11 4 (2.84%) IT Support
11 4 (2.84%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.84%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.84%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (22.70%) .NET
2 9 (6.38%) Web Services
3 6 (4.26%) CSS
4 5 (3.55%) .NET Framework
4 5 (3.55%) Kafka
5 4 (2.84%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.84%) HTML
5 4 (2.84%) React
5 4 (2.84%) RESTful
5 4 (2.84%) SAML
5 4 (2.84%) Spring
5 4 (2.84%) XML
6 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.13%) Entity Framework
6 3 (2.13%) JSON
6 3 (2.13%) LAMP
6 3 (2.13%) Memcached
6 3 (2.13%) Node.js
6 3 (2.13%) REST
6 3 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 25 (17.73%) PKI
3 14 (9.93%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.96%) Algorithms
4 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.26%) Internet of Things
6 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.55%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.13%) Blog
7 3 (2.13%) Cloud Native
7 3 (2.13%) Online Banking
7 3 (2.13%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.42%) CCTV
8 2 (1.42%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.42%) NHS
8 2 (1.42%) Semantic Web
8 2 (1.42%) Social Media
8 2 (1.42%) User Experience
8 2 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (41.84%) Windows
2 38 (26.95%) Linux
3 19 (13.48%) Unix
4 3 (2.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.42%) HPUX
5 2 (1.42%) SUSE
5 2 (1.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.71%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (19.86%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (19.15%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (14.89%) Security Architecture
4 19 (13.48%) SIEM
5 18 (12.77%) DevOps
6 17 (12.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 17 (12.06%) Product Roadmap
7 16 (11.35%) Information Security
8 13 (9.22%) Project Management
9 11 (7.80%) Network Virtualisation
10 10 (7.09%) Business Development
10 10 (7.09%) Computer Science
10 10 (7.09%) Privileged Access Management
10 10 (7.09%) Risk Management
11 9 (6.38%) Analytics
11 9 (6.38%) Microservices
11 9 (6.38%) TOGAF
12 8 (5.67%) Dashboard Development
12 8 (5.67%) Digital Forensics
13 7 (4.96%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 31 (21.99%) Java
2 15 (10.64%) C
3 11 (7.80%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.09%) Bash Shell
4 10 (7.09%) Python
4 10 (7.09%) SQL
5 9 (6.38%) C#
5 9 (6.38%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.55%) Ruby
7 4 (2.84%) Java 8
8 3 (2.13%) Go
8 3 (2.13%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.42%) C++
9 2 (1.42%) Groovy
9 2 (1.42%) PHP
9 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.71%) ABAP
10 1 (0.71%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.71%) PHP 7
10 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (17.02%) CISSP
2 16 (11.35%) Security Cleared
3 15 (10.64%) SC Cleared
4 14 (9.93%) Degree
5 10 (7.09%) CISA
6 7 (4.96%) CISM
6 7 (4.96%) CREST Certified
6 7 (4.96%) GIAC
7 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.13%) CCNA
8 3 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
8 3 (2.13%) CSSLP
8 3 (2.13%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (1.42%) Master's Degree
9 2 (1.42%) PhD
10 1 (0.71%) CCDA
10 1 (0.71%) CCDP
10 1 (0.71%) CCIE
10 1 (0.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) COBIT
2 1 (0.71%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.71%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.71%) NIST
System Software
1 40 (28.37%) Active Directory
2 11 (7.80%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (5.67%) BitLocker
4 5 (3.55%) Docker
5 4 (2.84%) Squid
6 3 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.42%) ProxySG
7 2 (1.42%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.71%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.71%) iptables
Systems Management
1 9 (6.38%) EnCase
1 9 (6.38%) FTK
2 7 (4.96%) FortiGate
2 7 (4.96%) Kubernetes
3 6 (4.26%) Ansible
4 4 (2.84%) Terraform
5 3 (2.13%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.42%) CASB
6 2 (1.42%) MaaS360
6 2 (1.42%) Rundeck
6 2 (1.42%) SCCM
6 2 (1.42%) SCOM
7 1 (0.71%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 28 (19.86%) Cisco
2 17 (12.06%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.51%) Oracle
4 9 (6.38%) Cellebrite
4 9 (6.38%) CyberArk
5 6 (4.26%) SAP
5 6 (4.26%) Veracode
6 5 (3.55%) Splunk
7 4 (2.84%) Atlassian
7 4 (2.84%) Google
8 3 (2.13%) Blue Coat
8 3 (2.13%) ForgeRock
8 3 (2.13%) Ping Identity
8 3 (2.13%) SolarWinds
8 3 (2.13%) VMware
9 2 (1.42%) Dynatrace
9 2 (1.42%) FireEye
9 2 (1.42%) Palo Alto
9 2 (1.42%) StreamSets
9 2 (1.42%) Tableau