Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 212 172
Rank change year-on-year -45 -40 -24
Contract jobs citing Internet 473 582 690
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.03% 1.29% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.07% 11.36% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 380 463
London median daily rate £440 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.22% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £180 £162 £213
90th Percentile £638 £600 £625
England median daily rate £425 £409 £425
% change year-on-year +3.98% -3.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 19 25
London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.90 £19.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.00% +13.88% -7.36%
10th Percentile £18.25 £15.83 £11.97
90th Percentile £30.88 £40.00 £48.28
England median hourly rate £15.30 £16.50 £19.42
% change year-on-year -7.27% -15.04% +14.24%

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 5,215 5,125 6,212
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 11.40% 11.37% 13.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,605 3,460 4,090
London median daily rate £453 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.56% +1.12% +7.88%
10th Percentile £200 £213 £256
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 140 138
London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £18.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +2.61% -1.49%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.00 £11.10
90th Percentile £55.58 £47.63 £49.43
England median hourly rate £20.00 £18.70 £22.50
% change year-on-year +6.95% -16.89% +12.50%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -25 83 £425 -10.53% 42
West London -6 30 £375 +7.14% 37
East London -24 10 £130 -70.79% 11
South London -32 4 £588 +61.62% 6
North London -3 2 £350 +15.70% 5
Internet
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 122 (25.79%) Windows
2 108 (22.83%) Finance
3 106 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
4 98 (20.72%) Microsoft
5 82 (17.34%) Firewall
5 82 (17.34%) WAN
6 79 (16.70%) Cisco
6 79 (16.70%) Active Directory
7 73 (15.43%) JavaScript
8 70 (14.80%) HTML
9 64 (13.53%) LAN
10 61 (12.90%) TCP/IP
11 58 (12.26%) DNS
12 57 (12.05%) CSS
13 55 (11.63%) Python
14 54 (11.42%) Linux
15 53 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
16 51 (10.78%) Banking
17 50 (10.57%) Java
18 49 (10.36%) ITIL
19 48 (10.15%) Wireless
19 48 (10.15%) Citrix
19 48 (10.15%) SCCM
19 48 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
20 47 (9.94%) SQL
21 46 (9.73%) Windows 10
22 45 (9.51%) Unix
23 43 (9.09%) HTTP
23 43 (9.09%) Scrum
23 43 (9.09%) Web Development

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 23 (4.86%) Apache
2 18 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 14 (2.96%) IIS
4 9 (1.90%) CMS
5 8 (1.69%) nginx
6 5 (1.06%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.06%) MS Exchange
7 4 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.63%) Confluence
8 3 (0.63%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.63%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.42%) JBoss
9 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.21%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 41 (8.67%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.69%) Photoshop
5 6 (1.27%) Fireworks
5 6 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.85%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.85%) InfoPath
7 3 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.21%) Chatbot
9 1 (0.21%) InVision
9 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.21%) Actimize
2 1 (0.21%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.21%) HFM
2 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.21%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 53 (11.21%) Amazon AWS
2 43 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (6.77%) Office 365
4 14 (2.96%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (2.54%) PaaS
6 11 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (2.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 9 (1.90%) GitHub
7 9 (1.90%) IaaS
7 9 (1.90%) Serverless
8 8 (1.69%) AWS Lambda
8 8 (1.69%) G Suite
8 8 (1.69%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.69%) SaaS
9 6 (1.27%) Akamai
10 3 (0.63%) Dropbox
10 3 (0.63%) Heroku
10 3 (0.63%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.42%) Datadog
11 2 (0.42%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 82 (17.34%) Firewall
1 82 (17.34%) WAN
2 64 (13.53%) LAN
3 61 (12.90%) TCP/IP
4 58 (12.26%) DNS
5 48 (10.15%) Wireless
6 43 (9.09%) HTTP
7 40 (8.46%) MPLS
8 39 (8.25%) Intranet
8 39 (8.25%) VPN
9 33 (6.98%) BGP
10 31 (6.55%) Network Security
11 30 (6.34%) SSL
12 24 (5.07%) Cisco Wireless
13 23 (4.86%) DHCP
14 21 (4.44%) EIGRP
15 18 (3.81%) OSPF
16 17 (3.59%) Cisco IPT
16 17 (3.59%) Ethernet
16 17 (3.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.23%) MySQL
1 20 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.11%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.90%) Big Data
4 9 (1.90%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.69%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.48%) MariaDB
7 4 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.42%) Apache Hive
8 2 (0.42%) IBM InfoSphere
8 2 (0.42%) Impala
8 2 (0.42%) Maltego
8 2 (0.42%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.42%) Power BI
8 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.21%) Data Lake
9 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 42 (8.88%) Jenkins
2 38 (8.03%) Git (software)
3 17 (3.59%) JIRA
4 16 (3.38%) Maven
5 14 (2.96%) Selenium
5 14 (2.96%) WebDriver
6 10 (2.11%) Cucumber
7 9 (1.90%) AdminStudio
7 9 (1.90%) gulp
7 9 (1.90%) MSI
8 7 (1.48%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.48%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.27%) Hudson
10 5 (1.06%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.06%) JUnit
11 4 (0.85%) IBM UrbanCode
11 4 (0.85%) Jasmine
11 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.63%) GoogleTest
12 3 (0.63%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 108 (22.83%) Finance
2 51 (10.78%) Banking
3 31 (6.55%) Law
4 20 (4.23%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.75%) Retail
6 12 (2.54%) Financial Institution
6 12 (2.54%) Publishing
7 10 (2.11%) Legal
8 8 (1.69%) Marketing
9 7 (1.48%) Games
9 7 (1.48%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.27%) Back Office
10 6 (1.27%) Billing
10 6 (1.27%) Multimedia
11 5 (1.06%) Advertising
11 5 (1.06%) German Language
12 4 (0.85%) Electronics
13 3 (0.63%) Front Office
13 3 (0.63%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 84 (17.76%) Developer
2 56 (11.84%) Architect
3 49 (10.36%) Analyst
4 45 (9.51%) Network Engineer
5 23 (4.86%) Desktop Support
6 21 (4.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 21 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 20 (4.23%) DevOps Engineer
8 16 (3.38%) React Developer
8 16 (3.38%) Support Engineer
9 15 (3.17%) Cisco Engineer
9 15 (3.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 15 (3.17%) IT Support
10 14 (2.96%) Project Manager
10 14 (2.96%) Security Engineer
11 13 (2.75%) .NET Developer
11 13 (2.75%) Senior Network Engineer
11 13 (2.75%) Service Analyst
12 12 (2.54%) Security Architect
12 12 (2.54%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (14.80%) HTML
2 57 (12.05%) CSS
3 40 (8.46%) React
4 36 (7.61%) Web Services
5 33 (6.98%) .NET
6 32 (6.77%) HTML5
7 28 (5.92%) REST
8 24 (5.07%) AngularJS
8 24 (5.07%) XML
9 23 (4.86%) RESTful
10 22 (4.65%) jQuery
11 20 (4.23%) LAMP
12 18 (3.81%) CSS3
13 16 (3.38%) Node.js
13 16 (3.38%) Redux
13 16 (3.38%) Sass
14 15 (3.17%) .NET Framework
14 15 (3.17%) CGI
14 15 (3.17%) FastCGI
15 14 (2.96%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.82%) Internet of Things
2 35 (7.40%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.40%) User Experience
3 27 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
5 19 (4.02%) Computer Science
6 17 (3.59%) Mobile App
6 17 (3.59%) Online Banking
7 16 (3.38%) Management Information System
8 15 (3.17%) PKI
9 14 (2.96%) iPhone
10 13 (2.75%) Algorithms
10 13 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (2.11%) Data Structures
11 10 (2.11%) iPad
11 10 (2.11%) RIA
12 9 (1.90%) Blackberry
12 9 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (1.90%) Virtual Team
13 8 (1.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 122 (25.79%) Windows
2 54 (11.42%) Linux
3 46 (9.73%) Windows 10
4 45 (9.51%) Unix
5 42 (8.88%) Windows 7
6 35 (7.40%) Windows Server
7 33 (6.98%) Apple iOS
8 21 (4.44%) Android
9 14 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 10 (2.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (1.48%) Solaris
12 7 (1.48%) SUSE
12 7 (1.48%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 5 (1.06%) Mac OS
13 5 (1.06%) Mac OS X
14 3 (0.63%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.42%) CentOS
15 2 (0.42%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (22.41%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (10.36%) ITIL
3 48 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
4 43 (9.09%) Scrum
4 43 (9.09%) Web Development
5 42 (8.88%) Migration
6 38 (8.03%) DevOps
6 38 (8.03%) TDD
7 32 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
7 32 (6.77%) Data Protection
8 27 (5.71%) Front End Development
9 25 (5.29%) Unit Testing
10 24 (5.07%) Cybersecurity
10 24 (5.07%) Software Engineering
11 23 (4.86%) Information Security
12 22 (4.65%) Change Management
13 21 (4.44%) E-Commerce
13 21 (4.44%) SDLC
13 21 (4.44%) Test Automation
14 20 (4.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 73 (15.43%) JavaScript
2 55 (11.63%) Python
3 50 (10.57%) Java
4 47 (9.94%) SQL
5 36 (7.61%) PowerShell
6 31 (6.55%) Perl
7 28 (5.92%) C#
8 25 (5.29%) Ruby
9 21 (4.44%) Shell Script
10 17 (3.59%) ES6
11 15 (3.17%) C
11 15 (3.17%) VBScript
12 14 (2.96%) Bash Shell
13 12 (2.54%) PHP
14 8 (1.69%) ES7
14 8 (1.69%) Scala
14 8 (1.69%) TypeScript
15 6 (1.27%) VBA
16 4 (0.85%) C++
16 4 (0.85%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 41 (8.67%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (6.77%) CCNP
2 32 (6.77%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.92%) Degree
4 26 (5.50%) SC Cleared
5 24 (5.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (3.81%) MCSE
7 14 (2.96%) CCIE
7 14 (2.96%) CCNA
8 12 (2.54%) CCDP
9 10 (2.11%) CISSP
10 6 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
10 6 (1.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 5 (1.06%) MCDST
12 4 (0.85%) CISM
12 4 (0.85%) MCSA
13 3 (0.63%) Check Point Certification
13 3 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.63%) JNCIE
13 3 (0.63%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.50%) GDPR
2 19 (4.02%) QA
3 5 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.85%) Government Security Classifications
4 4 (0.85%) SLA
4 4 (0.85%) WCAG
5 3 (0.63%) COBIT
5 3 (0.63%) ISO 8583
5 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.42%) PMO
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 79 (16.70%) Active Directory
2 42 (8.88%) Docker
3 34 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (4.02%) Microsoft App-V
5 15 (3.17%) Hyper-V
6 10 (2.11%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.48%) etcd
7 7 (1.48%) flannel
7 7 (1.48%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (1.27%) XenApp
9 5 (1.06%) KVM
9 5 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (0.85%) LXC
10 4 (0.85%) Terminal Services
10 4 (0.85%) vSphere
11 3 (0.63%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.42%) IAG
12 2 (0.42%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.42%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 48 (10.15%) SCCM
2 30 (6.34%) Kubernetes
3 23 (4.86%) Ansible
4 19 (4.02%) Puppet
5 13 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (2.33%) Terraform
7 8 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
7 8 (1.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 7 (1.48%) CFEngine
8 7 (1.48%) rkt
9 6 (1.27%) Cisco Prime
9 6 (1.27%) WMI
10 5 (1.06%) CASB
11 4 (0.85%) HAProxy
11 4 (0.85%) logstash
11 4 (0.85%) vCenter Server
12 3 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.63%) CSIRT
12 3 (0.63%) Grafana
12 3 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 98 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 79 (16.70%) Cisco
3 48 (10.15%) Citrix
4 36 (7.61%) VMware
5 27 (5.71%) Splunk
6 23 (4.86%) Juniper
7 22 (4.65%) Adobe
8 18 (3.81%) CheckPoint
8 18 (3.81%) Google
8 18 (3.81%) Red Hat
9 17 (3.59%) F5
10 14 (2.96%) HP
10 14 (2.96%) Palo Alto
11 13 (2.75%) Ivanti
12 11 (2.33%) Mitel
12 11 (2.33%) Oracle
13 9 (1.90%) Apple
14 8 (1.69%) Bloomberg
14 8 (1.69%) Mercator
15 7 (1.48%) Symantec