Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Line Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Line Management over the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Line Management
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 347 337 331
Rank change year-on-year -10 -6 -31
Contract jobs citing Line Management 320 280 302
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.77% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 169 228
London median daily rate £525 £493 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.60% +6.20% +5.40%
10th Percentile £314 £260 £268
90th Percentile £700 £640 £650
England median daily rate £468 £450 £445
% change year-on-year +3.89% +1.12% +5.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
London median hourly rate £41.00 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +86.36% +4.76% +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.78 £12.00 £15.50
90th Percentile £57.50 £58.50 £32.20
England median hourly rate £25.00 £17.89 £17.38
% change year-on-year +39.78% +2.94% +2.21%

Line Management is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,244 36,423 39,324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.33% 87.03% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,218 26,015 28,468
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 387 348
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £21.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +9.71% +9.85%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.89 £50.50 £51.38
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.16% +3.16% +10.47%

Line Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Line Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Line Management in London

Line Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Line Management in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Line Management in London

Line Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Line Management in London

Line Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Line Management in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Line Management in London

Line Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Line Management in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Line Management in London

Line Management
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 Line Management within the London region over the 6 months to 23 July 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 -37 48 £596 +19.25% 31
South London -24 23 £563 +18.42% 7
West London -51 16 £510 -1.92% 23
East London -15 12 £375 -21.05% 4
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Line Management 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 Line Management.

1 149 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (23.13%) Finance
3 56 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 55 (17.19%) Project Management
5 51 (15.94%) Scrum
5 51 (15.94%) Mentoring
6 48 (15.00%) DevOps
7 45 (14.06%) Java
8 42 (13.13%) Microsoft
9 40 (12.50%) Security Cleared
10 37 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
11 36 (11.25%) Change Management
11 36 (11.25%) Coaching
12 35 (10.94%) ITIL
13 33 (10.31%) SC Cleared
13 33 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (9.69%) JavaScript
15 30 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
16 29 (9.06%) Decision-Making
16 29 (9.06%) User Experience
17 28 (8.75%) Programme Management
17 28 (8.75%) Degree
18 27 (8.44%) Migration
18 27 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (8.44%) Node.js
19 26 (8.13%) QA
20 25 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
20 25 (7.81%) Test Automation
20 25 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
20 25 (7.81%) Microservices

Line Management
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 11 (3.44%) Apache Spark
1 11 (3.44%) Gunicorn
1 11 (3.44%) nginx
2 10 (3.13%) Confluence
2 10 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 6 (1.88%) CMS
3 6 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (1.88%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.88%) Skype for Business
4 5 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.94%) SAS
5 3 (0.94%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.31%) Apache
6 1 (0.31%) DataSynapse
6 1 (0.31%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.31%) IIS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (2.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) InDesign
5 1 (0.31%) InVision
5 1 (0.31%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.31%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (3.44%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.25%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.31%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.31%) JDE OneWorld
4 1 (0.31%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.31%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.31%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.00%) Office 365
4 11 (3.44%) Route 53
4 11 (3.44%) Serverless
5 10 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
6 9 (2.81%) GitHub
7 7 (2.19%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (2.19%) BlazeMeter
7 7 (2.19%) Slack
8 6 (1.88%) Mimecast
8 6 (1.88%) Yammer
9 4 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (1.25%) Force.com
10 2 (0.63%) SaaS
10 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.31%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.75%) DNS
2 10 (3.13%) DHCP
3 9 (2.81%) LAN
4 8 (2.50%) Internet
4 8 (2.50%) WAN
5 7 (2.19%) SMS
6 6 (1.88%) SMTP
6 6 (1.88%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.88%) VPN
7 5 (1.56%) Firewall
7 5 (1.56%) WLAN
8 4 (1.25%) VLAN
9 2 (0.63%) Broadband
9 2 (0.63%) Network Security
10 1 (0.31%) DWDM
10 1 (0.31%) HSRP
10 1 (0.31%) IPsec
10 1 (0.31%) SAN
10 1 (0.31%) SSL
10 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 11 (3.44%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.81%) Data Mining
4 8 (2.50%) Big Data
5 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.56%) NoSQL
7 3 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (0.94%) Power BI
8 2 (0.63%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.31%) Adabas
9 1 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.31%) GIS
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.31%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.31%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (5.31%) JIRA
2 16 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (2.81%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.19%) JMeter
4 7 (2.19%) LoadRunner
4 7 (2.19%) The Grinder
4 7 (2.19%) Zephyr
5 6 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (1.56%) Selenium
6 5 (1.56%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.25%) InstallShield
7 4 (1.25%) MSI
7 4 (1.25%) TeamCity
8 3 (0.94%) Subversion
8 3 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.63%) Axure RP
9 2 (0.63%) Grunt
9 2 (0.63%) gulp
10 1 (0.31%) Appium
General
1 74 (23.13%) Finance
2 24 (7.50%) Back Office
3 20 (6.25%) Banking
3 20 (6.25%) Retail
4 14 (4.38%) Front Office
4 14 (4.38%) Marketing
5 12 (3.75%) Legal
6 8 (2.50%) Games
6 8 (2.50%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.19%) Investment Banking
7 7 (2.19%) Law
8 5 (1.56%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.25%) Local Government
10 3 (0.94%) Advertising
10 3 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.63%) Billing
11 2 (0.63%) Electronics
11 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.31%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (10.63%) Developer
2 29 (9.06%) Analyst
3 24 (7.50%) Project Manager
4 21 (6.56%) Architect
5 17 (5.31%) Business Analyst
5 17 (5.31%) Delivery Manager
6 15 (4.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 15 (4.69%) Programme Manager
7 12 (3.75%) IT Manager
8 10 (3.13%) Change Manager
8 10 (3.13%) Senior Developer
8 10 (3.13%) Senior Manager
8 10 (3.13%) Service Manager
9 9 (2.81%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (2.81%) Engineering Manager
10 8 (2.50%) AWS DevOps
10 8 (2.50%) Consultant
10 8 (2.50%) Product Manager
11 7 (2.19%) Support Analyst
12 6 (1.88%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.44%) Node.js
2 23 (7.19%) .NET
3 18 (5.63%) REST
4 16 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (5.00%) CSS
5 15 (4.69%) HTML
6 11 (3.44%) LDAP
6 11 (3.44%) RxJS
6 11 (3.44%) Socket.IO
7 10 (3.13%) Kafka
8 6 (1.88%) HTML5
9 5 (1.56%) GraphQL
9 5 (1.56%) Kendo UI
9 5 (1.56%) React
9 5 (1.56%) SOAP
9 5 (1.56%) Velocity
9 5 (1.56%) Web Services
10 4 (1.25%) jQuery
10 4 (1.25%) Spring
11 3 (0.94%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.06%) User Experience
2 27 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (5.63%) Management Information System
3 18 (5.63%) Virtual Team
4 14 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 13 (4.06%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.50%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.50%) Fixed Income
8 7 (2.19%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.19%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.88%) Handset
10 4 (1.25%) FMCG
10 4 (1.25%) Mainframe
10 4 (1.25%) NHS
10 4 (1.25%) Robotics
11 3 (0.94%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.94%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (7.50%) Linux
2 20 (6.25%) Windows
3 15 (4.69%) Unix
4 13 (4.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.44%) Ubuntu
5 11 (3.44%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.13%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.50%) Apple iOS
8 5 (1.56%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.94%) Android
10 2 (0.63%) NetWare
10 2 (0.63%) Windows Server
11 1 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (46.56%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (17.19%) Project Management
4 51 (15.94%) Mentoring
4 51 (15.94%) Scrum
5 48 (15.00%) DevOps
6 36 (11.25%) Change Management
6 36 (11.25%) Coaching
7 35 (10.94%) ITIL
8 33 (10.31%) Continuous Improvement
9 30 (9.38%) Problem-Solving
10 29 (9.06%) Decision-Making
11 28 (8.75%) Programme Management
12 27 (8.44%) Migration
13 25 (7.81%) Microservices
13 25 (7.81%) Test Automation
13 25 (7.81%) User Acceptance Testing
14 24 (7.50%) Collaborative Working
14 24 (7.50%) E-Commerce
14 24 (7.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.06%) Java
2 31 (9.69%) JavaScript
3 20 (6.25%) Python
4 18 (5.63%) C#
5 16 (5.00%) Bash Shell
6 12 (3.75%) TypeScript
7 11 (3.44%) Scala
7 11 (3.44%) SQL
8 7 (2.19%) Perl
9 5 (1.56%) C++
9 5 (1.56%) Kotlin
9 5 (1.56%) PHP
9 5 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.56%) R
9 5 (1.56%) Ruby
10 4 (1.25%) C
11 3 (0.94%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.31%) VB
12 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.31%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.31%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.75%) Degree
4 8 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (2.19%) APMG
6 6 (1.88%) DBS Check
6 6 (1.88%) ISEB
6 6 (1.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.56%) ISTQB
8 4 (1.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 4 (1.25%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 3 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.94%) IIBA
9 3 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.94%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
10 2 (0.63%) ISEB Practitioner
10 2 (0.63%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.63%) PMP
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.13%) QA
2 21 (6.56%) SLA
3 15 (4.69%) PMO
4 8 (2.50%) GDPR
5 4 (1.25%) P3O
6 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.94%) PSD2
7 2 (0.63%) ISAE 3402
7 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.31%) EMIR
8 1 (0.31%) FATCA
8 1 (0.31%) MiFID
8 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.31%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 19 (5.94%) Active Directory
2 14 (4.38%) Docker
3 13 (4.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (5.31%) Terraform
2 9 (2.81%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (2.50%) SCCM
4 6 (1.88%) PingFederate
4 6 (1.88%) Puppet
5 5 (1.56%) Kibana
5 5 (1.56%) Rundeck
5 5 (1.56%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.31%) Ansible
6 1 (0.31%) AppManager
6 1 (0.31%) Control-M
6 1 (0.31%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.31%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.31%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.31%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (13.13%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.06%) VMware
3 12 (3.75%) New Relic
4 11 (3.44%) ION Trading
4 11 (3.44%) SAP
5 10 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.81%) Citrix
7 8 (2.50%) Adobe
7 8 (2.50%) hybris
8 7 (2.19%) AppDynamics
8 7 (2.19%) Dynatrace
9 6 (1.88%) Atlassian
9 6 (1.88%) ForgeRock
9 6 (1.88%) Oracle
9 6 (1.88%) Polycom
9 6 (1.88%) Sonus
9 6 (1.88%) Symantec
10 5 (1.56%) Apple
10 5 (1.56%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.25%) CheckPoint