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 22 June 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.

Internet
England / London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 214 166 144
Rank change year-on-year -48 -22  
Contract jobs citing Internet 224 329 388
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.08% 1.52% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.86% 10.96% 12.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 220 256
Median daily rate £450 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% +10.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £356
% change year-on-year - +5.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.99 £16.50 £15.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £27.40 £57.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.18 £21.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year -22.95% +29.95%  

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 2271 3002 3119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 10.95% 13.83% 13.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1520 2054 2009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £347
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.04%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 47 98
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £19.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.63% +11.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.88 £12.05 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year -15.38% +25.00%  

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

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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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Internet in London

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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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 3 months to 22 June 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 -7 30 £513 +10.81% 22
Heathrow - 2 £350 -
West End of London +10 1 £275 - 4
Westminster +6 1 £475 -24.00%
Bromley +3 1 £425 -
Canary Wharf +1 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 138 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (23.72%) Java
3 104 (20.55%) Firewall
4 102 (20.16%) Finance
5 98 (19.37%) Windows
5 98 (19.37%) Degree
6 86 (17.00%) JavaScript
7 84 (16.60%) HTML
8 83 (16.40%) Linux
9 73 (14.43%) Web Services
10 71 (14.03%) SQL
11 70 (13.83%) Microsoft
12 65 (12.85%) E-Commerce
13 63 (12.45%) Computer Science
14 62 (12.25%) CSS
15 61 (12.06%) Test Automation
16 59 (11.66%) Banking
17 57 (11.26%) Cisco
18 54 (10.67%) WAN
19 52 (10.28%) SQL Server
19 52 (10.28%) Project Management
19 52 (10.28%) Active Directory
20 51 (10.08%) Python
20 51 (10.08%) VPN
20 51 (10.08%) DNS
21 49 (9.68%) LAN
22 47 (9.29%) TCP/IP
22 47 (9.29%) Unix
22 47 (9.29%) Open Source
23 45 (8.89%) Amazon AWS

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 26 (5.14%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.74%) Apache
3 21 (4.15%) CMS
3 21 (4.15%) IIS
4 17 (3.36%) nginx
5 15 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
6 14 (2.77%) JBoss
7 12 (2.37%) Apache Spark
8 11 (2.17%) WebSphere
9 8 (1.58%) MS Exchange
9 8 (1.58%) Tomcat
9 8 (1.58%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.38%) Skype for Business
11 6 (1.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (1.19%) Confluence
11 6 (1.19%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
13 4 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 32 (6.32%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.38%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.38%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.99%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.40%) SPSS
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.20%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.20%) Mingle
6 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Temenos T24
2 5 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Magento
5 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 45 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
3 21 (4.15%) Office 365
4 17 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 16 (3.16%) SaaS
6 10 (1.98%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 10 (1.98%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 9 (1.78%) PaaS
8 7 (1.38%) SuccessFactors
9 5 (0.99%) Adobe Analytics
9 5 (0.99%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.99%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.79%) Amazon Kinesis
10 4 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.59%) AdWords
11 3 (0.59%) IaaS
11 3 (0.59%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.40%) Amazon SQS
12 2 (0.40%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 104 (20.55%) Firewall
2 54 (10.67%) WAN
3 51 (10.08%) DNS
3 51 (10.08%) VPN
4 49 (9.68%) LAN
5 47 (9.29%) TCP/IP
6 45 (8.89%) Wireless
7 40 (7.91%) HTTP
8 33 (6.52%) SSL
9 32 (6.32%) MPLS
10 28 (5.53%) Intranet
11 27 (5.34%) Ethernet
12 20 (3.95%) DHCP
13 18 (3.56%) IPsec
14 17 (3.36%) Network Security
15 15 (2.96%) BGP
15 15 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
15 15 (2.96%) SAN
15 15 (2.96%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (2.77%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.31%) Relational Database
3 27 (5.34%) PostgreSQL
4 22 (4.35%) MySQL
4 22 (4.35%) NoSQL
4 22 (4.35%) RDBMS
5 16 (3.16%) MongoDB
6 14 (2.77%) Hadoop
7 13 (2.57%) Redis
8 8 (1.58%) Big Data
8 8 (1.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.38%) Apache Hive
9 7 (1.38%) MariaDB
10 6 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 4 (0.79%) Amazon Redshift
11 4 (0.79%) Endeca
11 4 (0.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 44 (8.70%) Jenkins
2 42 (8.30%) Git (software)
3 28 (5.53%) JIRA
4 27 (5.34%) Selenium
5 24 (4.74%) WebDriver
6 21 (4.15%) Subversion
7 19 (3.75%) Maven
8 17 (3.36%) Visual Studio
9 12 (2.37%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.17%) Hudson
11 10 (1.98%) JUnit
11 10 (1.98%) Oracle APEX
12 9 (1.78%) Jasmine
13 7 (1.38%) Axure RP
14 6 (1.19%) Artifactory
14 6 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 6 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
15 5 (0.99%) Cucumber
15 5 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.99%) TestDirector
General
1 102 (20.16%) Finance
2 59 (11.66%) Banking
3 39 (7.71%) Telecoms
4 26 (5.14%) Marketing
5 18 (3.56%) Retail
6 16 (3.16%) Advertising
7 14 (2.77%) Investment Banking
8 11 (2.17%) Back Office
9 10 (1.98%) Legal
10 9 (1.78%) Electronics
11 8 (1.58%) Retail Banking
12 7 (1.38%) Games
13 6 (1.19%) Billing
13 6 (1.19%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.79%) French Language
14 4 (0.79%) Front Office
14 4 (0.79%) Multimedia
15 3 (0.59%) Corporate Banking
15 3 (0.59%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.59%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 91 (17.98%) Developer
2 77 (15.22%) Architect
3 55 (10.87%) Analyst
4 30 (5.93%) Project Manager
5 28 (5.53%) Java Developer
6 27 (5.34%) Network Engineer
7 25 (4.94%) Administrator
8 20 (3.95%) DevOps Engineer
8 20 (3.95%) Security Analyst
9 18 (3.56%) Consultant
9 18 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
10 14 (2.77%) Technical Architect
11 13 (2.57%) Senior Architect
11 13 (2.57%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.37%) Designer
13 11 (2.17%) Cloud Architect
13 11 (2.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 11 (2.17%) Senior Network Engineer
14 10 (1.98%) Linux Administrator
14 10 (1.98%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (16.60%) HTML
2 73 (14.43%) Web Services
3 62 (12.25%) CSS
4 43 (8.50%) REST
5 42 (8.30%) .NET
5 42 (8.30%) Spring
6 36 (7.11%) XML
7 35 (6.92%) AngularJS
8 34 (6.72%) Node.js
9 33 (6.52%) SOAP
10 32 (6.32%) HTML5
11 26 (5.14%) J2EE
12 24 (4.74%) CSS3
13 23 (4.55%) SAML
14 22 (4.35%) Hibernate
15 21 (4.15%) RESTful
16 20 (3.95%) RabbitMQ
17 16 (3.16%) Akka
17 16 (3.16%) JSON
17 16 (3.16%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 63 (12.45%) Computer Science
2 44 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (6.52%) Data Centre
4 30 (5.93%) User Experience
5 27 (5.34%) Management Information System
6 24 (4.74%) Virtual Team
7 21 (4.15%) Online Banking
8 19 (3.75%) Internet of Things
9 14 (2.77%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.77%) Mobile Banking
9 14 (2.77%) RIA
10 12 (2.37%) Fintech
10 12 (2.37%) iPad
10 12 (2.37%) PKI
11 10 (1.98%) Data Structures
11 10 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (1.98%) Replication
11 10 (1.98%) Social Media
11 10 (1.98%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 98 (19.37%) Windows
2 83 (16.40%) Linux
3 47 (9.29%) Unix
4 19 (3.75%) Windows 7
4 19 (3.75%) Windows Server
5 15 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (2.77%) Mac OS X
6 14 (2.77%) Windows 10
7 12 (2.37%) Apple iOS
7 12 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (2.17%) Solaris
8 11 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (1.98%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.58%) Android
11 4 (0.79%) HPUX
12 3 (0.59%) CentOS
12 3 (0.59%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 2 (0.40%) SUSE
13 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (12.85%) E-Commerce
3 61 (12.06%) Test Automation
4 52 (10.28%) Project Management
5 47 (9.29%) Open Source
6 45 (8.89%) Scrum
6 45 (8.89%) TDD
7 39 (7.71%) DevOps
8 38 (7.51%) ITIL
9 34 (6.72%) OO
10 33 (6.52%) Information Security
11 29 (5.73%) SOA
12 28 (5.53%) Analytics
12 28 (5.53%) High Availability
12 28 (5.53%) Kalman Filter
12 28 (5.53%) Web Development
13 26 (5.14%) Cybersecurity
13 26 (5.14%) SDLC
13 26 (5.14%) Software Engineering
13 26 (5.14%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 120 (23.72%) Java
2 86 (17.00%) JavaScript
3 71 (14.03%) SQL
4 51 (10.08%) Python
5 28 (5.53%) Ruby
6 25 (4.94%) Bash Shell
7 24 (4.74%) PowerShell
8 23 (4.55%) C#
9 18 (3.56%) Scala
10 16 (3.16%) C
11 14 (2.77%) Perl
12 13 (2.57%) ES6
13 12 (2.37%) C++
14 10 (1.98%) Apex Code
14 10 (1.98%) SOQL
15 7 (1.38%) Go
15 7 (1.38%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.19%) PHP
17 4 (0.79%) ECMAScript
18 3 (0.59%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (19.37%) Degree
2 33 (6.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (6.13%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (4.74%) Security Cleared
5 19 (3.75%) CISSP
6 17 (3.36%) SC Cleared
7 15 (2.96%) CISM
8 14 (2.77%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 14 (2.77%) CCSP
8 14 (2.77%) SANS
9 11 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (1.98%) CCIE
11 9 (1.78%) CCNP
11 9 (1.78%) Master's Degree
11 9 (1.78%) MCSE
12 6 (1.19%) MCP
13 5 (0.99%) CCNA
13 5 (0.99%) MCSA
14 4 (0.79%) CISA
14 4 (0.79%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (5.73%) QA
2 15 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.79%) MiFID
3 4 (0.79%) SLA
4 3 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.40%) ISO 20022
5 2 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.20%) GDPR
System Software
1 52 (10.28%) Active Directory
2 27 (5.34%) Docker
3 20 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (2.37%) Apache Flume
5 9 (1.78%) Hyper-V
6 8 (1.58%) BitLocker
7 6 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (1.19%) XenApp
8 5 (0.99%) GPFS
8 5 (0.99%) NFS
9 4 (0.79%) ProxySG
9 4 (0.79%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.59%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.59%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.40%) KVM
11 2 (0.40%) UAG
11 2 (0.40%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 25 (4.94%) Puppet
2 20 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 16 (3.16%) Ansible
4 14 (2.77%) CA Single Sign-On
4 14 (2.77%) SCCM
5 10 (1.98%) HP Fortify
5 10 (1.98%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.78%) Kibana
6 9 (1.78%) logstash
7 8 (1.58%) Terraform
8 7 (1.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (1.38%) Graphite
8 7 (1.38%) HAProxy
8 7 (1.38%) HP Quality Center
8 7 (1.38%) Nagios
9 6 (1.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.99%) Grafana
10 5 (0.99%) Red Hat Satellite
11 3 (0.59%) SCOM
12 2 (0.40%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 70 (13.83%) Microsoft
2 57 (11.26%) Cisco
3 43 (8.50%) Oracle
4 36 (7.11%) VMware
5 33 (6.52%) Citrix
6 25 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (4.74%) HP
8 19 (3.75%) CheckPoint
9 16 (3.16%) Juniper
10 15 (2.96%) Red Hat
11 14 (2.77%) Adobe
11 14 (2.77%) LogRhythm
12 13 (2.57%) ATG
12 13 (2.57%) CA
13 12 (2.37%) Google
13 12 (2.37%) Rapid7
14 11 (2.17%) Dell
15 10 (1.98%) Apple
16 9 (1.78%) F5
17 7 (1.38%) ServiceNow
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Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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London
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