Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Natural skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Natural over the 6 months to 19 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.

Software AG Natural
England > London
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 612 614 614
Rank change year-on-year +2 0 -20
Contract jobs citing Natural 14 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.030% 0.013% 0.029%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.060% 0.028% 0.065%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 10
London median daily rate £590 £570 £668
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.51% -14.61% +1.14%
10th Percentile £518 £516 £571
90th Percentile £655 £610 £700
England median daily rate £575 £540 £635
% change year-on-year +6.48% -14.96% +22.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Natural is in the Programming Languages 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 coding skills.

All Programming Languages
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for coding skills 23,223 21,771 19,913
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 50.37% 48.33% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,653 16,385 14,946
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £675 £663 £630
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 138 111
London median hourly rate £39.00 £35.91 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.62% +10.48% +34.13%
10th Percentile £18.00 £17.60 £14.13
90th Percentile £65.41 £50.60 £67.50
England median hourly rate £42.27 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +5.66% +6.67% +2.74%

Natural
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Natural in London

Natural
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Natural in London

Natural
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Natural in London over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Natural in London

Natural
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 Natural within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
South London - 9 £595 -
Central London - 1 - -
Natural
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Natural 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 Natural.

1 14 (100.00%) Adabas
1 14 (100.00%) Software AG
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 14 (100.00%) Migration
1 14 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 14 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 14 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 14 (100.00%) Data Quality
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Re-Platforming
3 12 (85.71%) Project Management
3 12 (85.71%) SQL
3 12 (85.71%) Data Architecture
3 12 (85.71%) Data Mapping
4 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
5 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
7 3 (21.43%) Law
7 3 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
9 1 (7.14%) Terraform
9 1 (7.14%) Grafana
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
9 1 (7.14%) Docker
9 1 (7.14%) DevOps
9 1 (7.14%) Line Management
9 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
9 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
9 1 (7.14%) Linux

Natural
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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (100.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Data Migration Manager
1 13 (92.86%) Data Migration Project Manager
1 13 (92.86%) Migration Manager
1 13 (92.86%) Migration Project Manager
1 13 (92.86%) Project Manager
2 12 (85.71%) Data Manager
3 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Data Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Data Migration Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Migration Architect
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 14 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 14 (100.00%) Data Reconciliation
1 14 (100.00%) Migration
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (85.71%) Data Architecture
3 12 (85.71%) Data Mapping
3 12 (85.71%) Project Management
3 12 (85.71%) Re-Platforming
4 5 (35.71%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) Data Cleansing
6 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
6 1 (7.14%) DevOps
6 1 (7.14%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (100.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Grafana
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Software AG