Period
to 9 May 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Organisational Skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Organisational Skills over the 6 months to 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

Organisational Skills
England > London
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 251 203 228
Rank change year-on-year -48 +25 0
Contract jobs citing Organisational Skills 234 263 500
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.00% 1.23% 1.22%
As % of the General category 1.76% 2.23% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 147 324
10th Percentile £228 £225 £200
25th Percentile £325 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £423 £450
Median % change year-on-year +0.59% -6.11% +0.56%
75th Percentile £556 £570 £575
90th Percentile £638 £631 £650
England median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 22 13
10th Percentile £12.75 £18.76 £11.70
25th Percentile £14.50 £26.25 £13.75
Median hourly rate £17.75 £36.76 £20.75
Median % change year-on-year -51.71% +77.13% -4.60%
75th Percentile £39.38 £46.47 £36.25
90th Percentile £53.88 £49.88 £39.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £37.50 £17.04
% change year-on-year -50.67% +120.04% +13.62%

Organisational Skills is in the General Skills 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 common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 13,311 11,815 23,140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 56.89% 55.21% 56.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,465 8,388 16,370
10th Percentile £350 £300 £315
25th Percentile £425 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £525
75th Percentile £650 £625 £625
90th Percentile £725 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 203 286
10th Percentile £14.55 £13.75 £11.25
25th Percentile £20.00 £18.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate £28.02 £23.00 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +21.83% +15.00% -6.98%
75th Percentile £47.25 £38.75 £34.51
90th Percentile £64.00 £53.75 £49.28
England median hourly rate £22.00 £19.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year +12.82% +4.28% +1.08%

Organisational Skills
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Organisational Skills as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Organisational Skills in London

Organisational Skills
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Organisational Skills in London.

Daily rate trend for Organisational Skills in London

Organisational Skills
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Organisational Skills in London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Organisational Skills in London

Organisational Skills
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Organisational Skills in London.

Hourly rate trend for Organisational Skills in London

Organisational Skills
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Organisational Skills in London over the 6 months to 9 May 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Organisational Skills in London

Organisational Skills
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 Organisational Skills within the London region over the 6 months to 9 May 2021. 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 0 26 £388 -12.43% 16
South London +26 9 £400 +14.29% 2
West London +11 3 £418 +33.60% 12
East London +15 1 - - 4
Organisational Skills
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Organisational Skills 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 Organisational Skills.

1 124 (52.99%) Social Skills
2 65 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (22.22%) Project Management
5 49 (20.94%) Microsoft
6 46 (19.66%) Finance
7 44 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
9 33 (14.10%) Security Cleared
10 32 (13.68%) Time Management
11 29 (12.39%) SQL
12 27 (11.54%) Azure
13 25 (10.68%) Microsoft 365
14 24 (10.26%) JIRA
14 24 (10.26%) Public Sector
15 23 (9.83%) Active Directory
16 22 (9.40%) PRINCE2
16 22 (9.40%) Migration
17 21 (8.97%) ITIL
17 21 (8.97%) Windows
17 21 (8.97%) Adobe
17 21 (8.97%) SC Cleared
18 19 (8.12%) Decision-Making
19 18 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
19 18 (7.69%) SharePoint
19 18 (7.69%) Banking
20 17 (7.26%) Project Delivery
21 16 (6.84%) Power Platform
21 16 (6.84%) DevOps
21 16 (6.84%) Waterfall

Organisational Skills
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 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.99%) Confluence
3 4 (1.71%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.71%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (1.28%) CMS
4 3 (1.28%) WordPress
5 2 (0.85%) Apache
5 2 (0.85%) Drupal
5 2 (0.85%) IIS
5 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.43%) ArcGIS
6 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.43%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.43%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (3.42%) MS Visio
5 7 (2.99%) Photoshop
6 6 (2.56%) Sketch
7 5 (2.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (2.14%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (2.14%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (1.71%) Adobe XD
8 4 (1.71%) InfoPath
8 4 (1.71%) InVision
8 4 (1.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
9 2 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.43%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.43%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.43%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (1.71%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 3 (1.28%) SDL Web 8
3 2 (0.85%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.43%) Cerner Millennium
4 1 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.43%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.43%) Shopify
4 1 (0.43%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 27 (11.54%) Azure
2 25 (10.68%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (6.84%) Power Platform
4 9 (3.85%) AWS
5 7 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 6 (2.56%) OneDrive
7 5 (2.14%) Power Automate
7 5 (2.14%) PowerApps
8 4 (1.71%) Azure Logic Apps
8 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.71%) SaaS
9 3 (1.28%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.85%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.85%) GitHub
10 2 (0.85%) IaaS
10 2 (0.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 2 (0.85%) Serverless
11 1 (0.43%) Azure Sentinel
11 1 (0.43%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.42%) WAN
2 7 (2.99%) Firewall
2 7 (2.99%) IPv4
3 6 (2.56%) LAN
4 5 (2.14%) Internet
5 4 (1.71%) DNS
5 4 (1.71%) Network Security
5 4 (1.71%) VoIP
5 4 (1.71%) VPN
6 3 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (1.28%) Skype
7 2 (0.85%) BIG-IP
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.85%) HTTP
7 2 (0.85%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.85%) MPLS
7 2 (0.85%) Multicast
7 2 (0.85%) NAS
7 2 (0.85%) NetScaler
7 2 (0.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.13%) Power BI
2 9 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.71%) Big Data
4 4 (1.71%) Hadoop
4 4 (1.71%) Qlik Sense
5 3 (1.28%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (1.28%) Data Lake
5 3 (1.28%) Electronic Patient Records
5 3 (1.28%) Tableau
6 2 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.85%) GIS
6 2 (0.85%) MySQL
6 2 (0.85%) QlikView
7 1 (0.43%) BigQuery
7 1 (0.43%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.43%) HBase
7 1 (0.43%) QGIS
7 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 24 (10.26%) JIRA
2 8 (3.42%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.14%) Axure RP
3 5 (2.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.43%) GitLab
4 1 (0.43%) kappa
4 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 124 (52.99%) Social Skills
2 54 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (19.66%) Finance
4 24 (10.26%) Public Sector
5 18 (7.69%) Banking
6 16 (6.84%) Marketing
7 14 (5.98%) Retail
8 11 (4.70%) Local Government
9 10 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 9 (3.85%) Investment Banking
10 9 (3.85%) Presentation Skills
10 9 (3.85%) Telecoms
11 7 (2.99%) Front Office
11 7 (2.99%) Law
12 6 (2.56%) Back Office
12 6 (2.56%) Influencing Skills
13 4 (1.71%) Legal
14 2 (0.85%) Advertising
14 2 (0.85%) Billing
14 2 (0.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (13.25%) Analyst
2 28 (11.97%) Project Manager
3 20 (8.55%) Business Analyst
4 18 (7.69%) Designer
5 13 (5.56%) Architect
6 11 (4.70%) Developer
7 10 (4.27%) Senior Designer
8 9 (3.85%) Administrator
8 9 (3.85%) Consultant
9 8 (3.42%) Programme Manager
10 7 (2.99%) UX Designer
11 6 (2.56%) Junior
11 6 (2.56%) Senior UX Designer
11 6 (2.56%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.14%) Business Change Analyst
12 5 (2.14%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (2.14%) SharePoint Specialist
12 5 (2.14%) Support Specialist
12 5 (2.14%) UI Designer
12 5 (2.14%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.99%) .NET
2 5 (2.14%) Django
2 5 (2.14%) Flask
2 5 (2.14%) HTML
3 4 (1.71%) CSS
4 3 (1.28%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.28%) Velocity
5 2 (0.85%) J2EE
5 2 (0.85%) Jinja
5 2 (0.85%) Kafka
5 2 (0.85%) React
6 1 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.43%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) jQuery
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
6 1 (0.43%) NumPy
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.43%) Sass
6 1 (0.43%) scikit-learn
6 1 (0.43%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.70%) User Experience
2 9 (3.85%) FMCG
3 7 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.14%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.71%) Cloud Native
5 4 (1.71%) NHS
5 4 (1.71%) Photography
5 4 (1.71%) PMI
6 3 (1.28%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.85%) Blog
7 2 (0.85%) CESG
7 2 (0.85%) Clustering
7 2 (0.85%) e-Learning
7 2 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.85%) Fibre Optics
7 2 (0.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.85%) Market Risk
7 2 (0.85%) PACS
7 2 (0.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (8.97%) Windows
2 13 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 8 (3.42%) Linux
4 7 (2.99%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.14%) Unix
6 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2016
7 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.22%) Project Management
3 44 (18.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 39 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 32 (13.68%) Time Management
6 22 (9.40%) Migration
6 22 (9.40%) PRINCE2
7 21 (8.97%) ITIL
8 19 (8.12%) Decision-Making
9 17 (7.26%) Project Delivery
10 16 (6.84%) DevOps
10 16 (6.84%) Scrum
10 16 (6.84%) Waterfall
11 13 (5.56%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.56%) Change Management
12 12 (5.13%) Analytics
12 12 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 12 (5.13%) E-Commerce
13 11 (4.70%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (4.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.39%) SQL
2 16 (6.84%) Python
3 9 (3.85%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.99%) PHP
5 6 (2.56%) Java
5 6 (2.56%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.14%) C#
7 4 (1.71%) C
8 3 (1.28%) R
9 1 (0.43%) Ruby
9 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.43%) VB
9 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (14.10%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.97%) SC Cleared
3 13 (5.56%) Degree
4 8 (3.42%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (2.14%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.71%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.71%) MCSA
7 4 (1.71%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.85%) APMP
8 2 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.85%) CBAP
8 2 (0.85%) CCIE
8 2 (0.85%) CCNA
8 2 (0.85%) CCNP
8 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.43%) CISA
9 1 (0.43%) CISSP
9 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.13%) SLA
2 5 (2.14%) GDPR
2 5 (2.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.71%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.71%) QA
4 3 (1.28%) Government Security Classifications
4 3 (1.28%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 3 (1.28%) PMO
5 2 (0.85%) Good Clinical Practice
5 2 (0.85%) GxP
6 1 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.43%) COSO
6 1 (0.43%) DICOM
6 1 (0.43%) HL7
6 1 (0.43%) MiFID
6 1 (0.43%) NIST
6 1 (0.43%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 23 (9.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.14%) Docker
3 5 (2.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 5 (2.14%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.85%) NFS
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.43%) HDFS
7 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.85%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.43%) Ansible
3 1 (0.43%) RSA Archer
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (20.94%) Microsoft
2 21 (8.97%) Adobe
3 15 (6.41%) Oracle
3 15 (6.41%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (4.27%) Citrix
5 9 (3.85%) VMware
6 6 (2.56%) Cisco
7 5 (2.14%) Centrify
7 5 (2.14%) Google
8 4 (1.71%) Nintex
8 4 (1.71%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.28%) HubSpot
9 3 (1.28%) Palo Alto
9 3 (1.28%) SAP
10 2 (0.85%) Apttus
10 2 (0.85%) Dell
10 2 (0.85%) EMC
10 2 (0.85%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.85%) Huawei
10 2 (0.85%) MuleSoft