Period
to 16 October 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 16 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.

Line Management
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 336 364 319
Rank change year-on-year +28 -45 -24
Contract jobs citing Line Management 317 277 343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.69% 0.62% 0.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.70% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 164 247
London median daily rate £525 £503 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.48% +11.67% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £277 £250
90th Percentile £675 £775 £688
England median daily rate £485 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +3.19% +10.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 8
London median hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £16.53
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +169.23% -21.33% -23.14%
10th Percentile £17.00 £12.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £57.50 £30.30 £77.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +47.06% +6.25% +29.55%

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 40,402 39,519 38,716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.50% 87.93% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,167 28,598 27,885
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 478 373 397
London median hourly rate £21.38 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.07% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £13.29 £13.24 £11.39
90th Percentile £54.24 £51.00 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 16 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 -28 54 £525 - 24
West London -15 25 £510 -1.45% 18
South London -22 11 £563 +12.50% 6
East London -17 8 £419 +11.67% 10
Line Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (25.24%) Finance
3 55 (17.35%) DevOps
4 54 (17.03%) Mentoring
4 54 (17.03%) Project Management
5 53 (16.72%) Scrum
6 50 (15.77%) Problem-Solving
7 46 (14.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 46 (14.51%) JavaScript
8 42 (13.25%) Microsoft
8 42 (13.25%) Security Cleared
9 41 (12.93%) Test Automation
9 41 (12.93%) Decision-Making
9 41 (12.93%) Coaching
10 40 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
10 40 (12.62%) SC Cleared
11 39 (12.30%) Java
12 38 (11.99%) Amazon AWS
13 36 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
14 33 (10.41%) QA
14 33 (10.41%) Continuous Improvement
15 31 (9.78%) Programme Management
16 30 (9.46%) Change Management
16 30 (9.46%) Windows
16 30 (9.46%) E-Commerce
16 30 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (9.15%) TDD
17 29 (9.15%) Node.js
18 28 (8.83%) JIRA
18 28 (8.83%) Degree

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 18 (5.68%) Confluence
2 14 (4.42%) Gunicorn
3 12 (3.79%) nginx
4 11 (3.47%) Apache Spark
5 9 (2.84%) MS Exchange
5 9 (2.84%) Skype for Business
6 6 (1.89%) CMS
7 5 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (1.26%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.95%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.95%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.63%) Apache
10 2 (0.63%) SAS
10 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.32%) Appian
11 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.32%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (0.63%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.32%) InVision
5 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.32%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.21%) ION MarketView
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.32%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 38 (11.99%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (11.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.05%) Office 365
4 12 (3.79%) Serverless
5 11 (3.47%) GitHub
5 11 (3.47%) Route 53
6 10 (3.15%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 10 (3.15%) AWS Lambda
6 10 (3.15%) BlazeMeter
6 10 (3.15%) Slack
7 6 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.58%) Mimecast
8 5 (1.58%) Yammer
9 3 (0.95%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.95%) SaaS
10 2 (0.63%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.32%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.32%) Azure Functions
11 1 (0.32%) IaaS
11 1 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) DNS
2 7 (2.21%) DHCP
3 6 (1.89%) SMTP
3 6 (1.89%) Unified Communications
4 5 (1.58%) VPN
5 4 (1.26%) Skype
6 3 (0.95%) Firewall
6 3 (0.95%) SMS
7 2 (0.63%) HTTP
7 2 (0.63%) Internet
7 2 (0.63%) LAN
7 2 (0.63%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.63%) WAN
7 2 (0.63%) WLAN
8 1 (0.32%) BGP
8 1 (0.32%) DWDM
8 1 (0.32%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.32%) MPLS
8 1 (0.32%) SNMP
8 1 (0.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.79%) Hadoop
2 10 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.84%) Data Mining
4 6 (1.89%) MySQL
5 5 (1.58%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.58%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.95%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (0.95%) Power BI
6 3 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.63%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.32%) Big Data
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.32%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.32%) Redis
8 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.32%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 28 (8.83%) JIRA
2 20 (6.31%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.68%) Visual Studio
4 17 (5.36%) Selenium
5 13 (4.10%) LoadRunner
6 12 (3.79%) Jenkins
6 12 (3.79%) JMeter
7 11 (3.47%) Zephyr
8 10 (3.15%) The Grinder
9 6 (1.89%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.58%) Maven
10 5 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.58%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.26%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.26%) Grunt
11 4 (1.26%) InstallShield
11 4 (1.26%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.26%) JUnit
11 4 (1.26%) Mocha
11 4 (1.26%) MSI
General
1 80 (25.24%) Finance
2 18 (5.68%) Back Office
3 17 (5.36%) Retail
4 16 (5.05%) Marketing
5 14 (4.42%) Banking
5 14 (4.42%) Law
6 10 (3.15%) Games
7 9 (2.84%) Front Office
8 8 (2.52%) Legal
9 7 (2.21%) Telecoms
10 5 (1.58%) Financial Institution
11 4 (1.26%) Investment Banking
12 3 (0.95%) Spanish Language
13 2 (0.63%) Electronics
13 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.32%) Advertising
14 1 (0.32%) Billing
14 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.32%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (14.51%) Developer
2 24 (7.57%) Analyst
3 20 (6.31%) Project Manager
4 18 (5.68%) Architect
5 16 (5.05%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 14 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 13 (4.10%) Engineering Manager
8 12 (3.79%) Service Manager
8 12 (3.79%) Test Manager
9 11 (3.47%) Change Manager
9 11 (3.47%) Delivery Manager
9 11 (3.47%) Senior Developer
10 10 (3.15%) Programme Manager
11 9 (2.84%) Business Manager
11 9 (2.84%) Consultant
11 9 (2.84%) Desktop Support
11 9 (2.84%) Lead DevOps
11 9 (2.84%) Lead DevOps Engineer
11 9 (2.84%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (2.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.15%) Node.js
2 24 (7.57%) .NET
2 24 (7.57%) CSS
3 20 (6.31%) HTML
4 19 (5.99%) AngularJS
4 19 (5.99%) REST
5 14 (4.42%) Web Services
6 13 (4.10%) Kafka
7 11 (3.47%) LDAP
8 9 (2.84%) React
9 8 (2.52%) Jest
9 8 (2.52%) WCF
10 7 (2.21%) RxJS
10 7 (2.21%) Socket.IO
10 7 (2.21%) Spring
11 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET
11 6 (1.89%) Spring Boot
11 6 (1.89%) Velocity
12 5 (1.58%) SOAP
12 5 (1.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 40 (12.62%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (8.20%) User Experience
3 13 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.10%) Virtual Team
4 9 (2.84%) Algorithms
5 8 (2.52%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.52%) Mobile App
6 7 (2.21%) Data Structures
7 6 (1.89%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.58%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.58%) Fixed Income
8 5 (1.58%) Handset
8 5 (1.58%) Online Gambling
8 5 (1.58%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (1.26%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.26%) Robotics
10 3 (0.95%) FMCG
10 3 (0.95%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.63%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (9.46%) Windows
2 24 (7.57%) Linux
3 17 (5.36%) Unix
4 11 (3.47%) Ubuntu
5 10 (3.15%) Windows 10
5 10 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (2.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.21%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
9 4 (1.26%) Android
9 4 (1.26%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (17.35%) DevOps
3 54 (17.03%) Mentoring
3 54 (17.03%) Project Management
4 53 (16.72%) Scrum
5 50 (15.77%) Problem-Solving
6 46 (14.51%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (12.93%) Coaching
7 41 (12.93%) Decision-Making
7 41 (12.93%) Test Automation
8 33 (10.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 31 (9.78%) Programme Management
10 30 (9.46%) Change Management
10 30 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
10 30 (9.46%) E-Commerce
11 29 (9.15%) TDD
12 26 (8.20%) BDD
13 25 (7.89%) Kanban
13 25 (7.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 25 (7.89%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (14.51%) JavaScript
2 39 (12.30%) Java
3 27 (8.52%) SQL
4 25 (7.89%) Python
5 21 (6.62%) C#
6 14 (4.42%) Bash Shell
7 13 (4.10%) Scala
8 8 (2.52%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.21%) ES6
9 7 (2.21%) TypeScript
10 6 (1.89%) C++
10 6 (1.89%) Java 8
11 5 (1.58%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.26%) C
12 4 (1.26%) R
13 3 (0.95%) Go
13 3 (0.95%) Ruby
13 3 (0.95%) VBA
14 2 (0.63%) AspectJ
14 2 (0.63%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 42 (13.25%) Security Cleared
2 40 (12.62%) SC Cleared
3 28 (8.83%) Degree
4 9 (2.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 7 (2.21%) ISEB
5 7 (2.21%) ISTQB
5 7 (2.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (1.26%) APMG
7 4 (1.26%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 4 (1.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 3 (0.95%) CISA
8 3 (0.95%) CISSP
8 3 (0.95%) IIBA
8 3 (0.95%) ISEB Practitioner
8 3 (0.95%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.95%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
9 2 (0.63%) CISM
9 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.41%) QA
2 19 (5.99%) PMO
3 13 (4.10%) SLA
4 5 (1.58%) GDPR
5 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.63%) P3O
6 2 (0.63%) PSD2
6 2 (0.63%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.32%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.32%) EMIR
7 1 (0.32%) FATCA
7 1 (0.32%) ISAE 3402
7 1 (0.32%) MiFID
7 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.32%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (7.26%) Docker
2 21 (6.62%) Active Directory
3 8 (2.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.26%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.63%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.63%) XenServer
6 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.32%) IAG
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.32%) vSphere
6 1 (0.32%) Xen
6 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (4.73%) Terraform
2 9 (2.84%) SCCM
3 6 (1.89%) Ansible
3 6 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
4 5 (1.58%) PingFederate
5 4 (1.26%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.95%) BladeLogic
6 3 (0.95%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.63%) Puppet
7 2 (0.63%) Rancher
8 1 (0.32%) Grafana
8 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.32%) Kibana
8 1 (0.32%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 42 (13.25%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.15%) Dynatrace
3 9 (2.84%) AppDynamics
3 9 (2.84%) HP
3 9 (2.84%) New Relic
4 8 (2.52%) Citrix
4 8 (2.52%) SAP
4 8 (2.52%) VMware
5 7 (2.21%) ION Trading
6 5 (1.58%) Cisco
6 5 (1.58%) ForgeRock
6 5 (1.58%) Oracle
6 5 (1.58%) Polycom
6 5 (1.58%) ServiceNow
6 5 (1.58%) Sonus
6 5 (1.58%) Symantec
7 4 (1.26%) Adobe
7 4 (1.26%) Tableau
8 3 (0.95%) Atlassian
8 3 (0.95%) BMC