Period
to 28 October 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 28 October 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
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 239 245 252
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 +21
Contract jobs citing Organisational Skills 397 135 386
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.09% 0.94% 1.06%
As % of the General category 1.90% 1.59% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 96 258
10th Percentile £220 £153 £166
25th Percentile £401 £268 £318
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £409 £425
Median % change year-on-year +28.44% -3.82% -5.56%
75th Percentile £638 £552 £550
90th Percentile £788 £644 £613
England median daily rate £500 £398 £400
% change year-on-year +25.79% -0.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 7
10th Percentile £15.73 £24.75 £13.44
25th Percentile £20.00 £32.02 £16.03
Median hourly rate £33.00 £34.13 £19.33
Median % change year-on-year -3.30% +76.58% -3.38%
75th Percentile £45.25 £36.19 £26.67
90th Percentile £47.16 £40.97 £38.93
England median hourly rate £23.00 £36.25 £20.86
% change year-on-year -36.55% +73.82% +34.55%

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 20,872 8,515 20,051
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.52% 59.28% 54.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,909 6,124 14,259
10th Percentile £363 £320 £310
25th Percentile £463 £418 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +0.49%
75th Percentile £675 £638 £619
90th Percentile £750 £747 £700
England median daily rate £525 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 200 91 260
10th Percentile £14.94 £15.00 £12.76
25th Percentile £19.96 £19.39 £16.47
Median hourly rate £30.00 £27.99 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.18% +33.29% +10.53%
75th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £62.50 £53.75 £52.50
England median hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -13.64% +17.65% +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 28 October 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 28 October 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 28 October 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 -26 61 £500 +45.99% 52
South London +10 14 £375 +20.00% 5
West London -17 8 £226 -51.08% 16
East London -10 6 £625 +92.31% 14
North London 0 1 £145 -76.80% 3
Organisational Skills
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 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.

1 271 (68.26%) Social Skills
2 131 (33.00%) Finance
3 116 (29.22%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (27.71%) Project Management
5 105 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
6 92 (23.17%) Microsoft
7 70 (17.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (16.37%) Problem-Solving
9 52 (13.10%) Banking
10 48 (12.09%) Analytics
11 45 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
12 43 (10.83%) Marketing
13 41 (10.33%) Time Management
13 41 (10.33%) Windows
14 39 (9.82%) Migration
15 38 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
15 38 (9.57%) Azure
16 37 (9.32%) SQL
17 36 (9.07%) Active Directory
18 33 (8.31%) Python
19 29 (7.30%) Oracle
19 29 (7.30%) Java
19 29 (7.30%) Security Cleared
20 28 (7.05%) Investment Banking
21 27 (6.80%) Project Delivery
22 26 (6.55%) Decision-Making
22 26 (6.55%) DevOps
23 25 (6.30%) Presentation Skills
23 25 (6.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
23 25 (6.30%) Microsoft Project

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 10 (2.52%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.27%) CMS
3 6 (1.51%) Confluence
4 5 (1.26%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.76%) Apache
5 3 (0.76%) IIS
5 3 (0.76%) SAS
5 3 (0.76%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.50%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.25%) Appian
7 1 (0.25%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.25%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 45 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 38 (9.57%) Microsoft Office
3 25 (6.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 25 (6.30%) Microsoft Project
4 16 (4.03%) MS Visio
5 14 (3.53%) Spreadsheet
6 8 (2.02%) Chatbot
7 3 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.76%) InDesign
8 2 (0.50%) Sketch
9 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.76%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (0.50%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (0.50%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 2 (0.50%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.50%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.50%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.25%) Eikon
3 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.25%) SAP PLM
3 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.25%) Shopify
3 1 (0.25%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 38 (9.57%) Azure
2 24 (6.05%) Microsoft 365
3 23 (5.79%) Power Platform
4 14 (3.53%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (2.52%) Adobe Analytics
5 10 (2.52%) SaaS
6 7 (1.76%) IaaS
7 6 (1.51%) Google Analytics
8 5 (1.26%) AWS
9 4 (1.01%) Dynamics 365
9 4 (1.01%) Google Workspace
9 4 (1.01%) Serverless
10 3 (0.76%) Azure Logic Apps
10 3 (0.76%) GitHub
10 3 (0.76%) Google Docs
10 3 (0.76%) Lucidchart
10 3 (0.76%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.50%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 2 (0.50%) PaaS
11 2 (0.50%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.02%) WAN
2 9 (2.27%) Firewall
3 7 (1.76%) Internet
3 7 (1.76%) LAN
4 6 (1.51%) DNS
4 6 (1.51%) Intranet
4 6 (1.51%) NAS
4 6 (1.51%) SAN
5 5 (1.26%) VPN
6 4 (1.01%) HTTP
6 4 (1.01%) SSL
6 4 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.01%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.76%) Broadband
7 3 (0.76%) iSCSI
7 3 (0.76%) NetScaler
7 3 (0.76%) Network Security
7 3 (0.76%) OSPF
7 3 (0.76%) VLAN
7 3 (0.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.29%) Tableau
2 20 (5.04%) Power BI
3 13 (3.27%) SQL Server
4 12 (3.02%) SAP HANA
5 11 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (1.26%) QGIS
6 5 (1.26%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.26%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.76%) Big Data
7 3 (0.76%) GIS
7 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.50%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.50%) Data Mining
8 2 (0.50%) Metadata
8 2 (0.50%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.50%) Qlik Sense
8 2 (0.50%) QlikView
8 2 (0.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (5.29%) JIRA
2 6 (1.51%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.26%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.01%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.50%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.50%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.25%) CppUnit
6 1 (0.25%) GitLab
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.25%) Selenium
6 1 (0.25%) Sourcetree
6 1 (0.25%) Subversion
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 271 (68.26%) Social Skills
2 131 (33.00%) Finance
3 116 (29.22%) Analytical Skills
4 52 (13.10%) Banking
5 43 (10.83%) Marketing
6 28 (7.05%) Investment Banking
7 25 (6.30%) Front Office
7 25 (6.30%) Presentation Skills
8 19 (4.79%) Public Sector
8 19 (4.79%) Retail
9 13 (3.27%) Influencing Skills
10 11 (2.77%) Legal
11 10 (2.52%) Telecoms
12 9 (2.27%) Documentation Skills
12 9 (2.27%) Financial Institution
13 7 (1.76%) French Language
13 7 (1.76%) German Language
14 6 (1.51%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 5 (1.26%) Back Office
15 5 (1.26%) Law
Job Titles
1 89 (22.42%) Analyst
2 34 (8.56%) Consultant
3 33 (8.31%) Project Manager
4 32 (8.06%) Business Analyst
5 20 (5.04%) Java Consultant
6 17 (4.28%) Architect
7 15 (3.78%) Developer
7 15 (3.78%) Senior Consultant
8 14 (3.53%) IT Analyst
9 12 (3.02%) Operations Analyst
9 12 (3.02%) Programme Manager
9 12 (3.02%) Support Engineer
10 11 (2.77%) Coordinator
10 11 (2.77%) Data Analyst
11 10 (2.52%) Marketing Manager
12 9 (2.27%) Change Manager
12 9 (2.27%) Digital Project Manager
12 9 (2.27%) Marketing Analyst
12 9 (2.27%) Security Engineer
12 9 (2.27%) Senior Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.52%) .NET
2 9 (2.27%) COM
3 7 (1.76%) Django
3 7 (1.76%) Flask
4 5 (1.26%) Kafka
4 5 (1.26%) REST
4 5 (1.26%) XML
5 4 (1.01%) HTML
5 4 (1.01%) scikit-learn
5 4 (1.01%) TensorFlow
6 3 (0.76%) Caffe
6 3 (0.76%) CSS
6 3 (0.76%) Middleware
6 3 (0.76%) MXNet
6 3 (0.76%) React
7 2 (0.50%) J2EE
7 2 (0.50%) JSON
7 2 (0.50%) SOAP
7 2 (0.50%) Web Services
7 2 (0.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.29%) Data Structures
2 20 (5.04%) Analytical Mindset
3 16 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.78%) Fixed Income
4 15 (3.78%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (3.27%) Data Centre
5 13 (3.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 13 (3.27%) User Experience
6 12 (3.02%) Virtual Team
7 10 (2.52%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.76%) Legacy Applications
9 6 (1.51%) Social Media
10 5 (1.26%) FMCG
11 4 (1.01%) Blog
11 4 (1.01%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.01%) Digital Media
11 4 (1.01%) Equities
12 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.76%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (10.33%) Windows
2 14 (3.53%) Linux
3 13 (3.27%) Windows Server
4 12 (3.02%) Windows 10
5 9 (2.27%) Unix
6 8 (2.02%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (1.76%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (1.51%) Android
8 6 (1.51%) Windows 7
9 4 (1.01%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) HPUX
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (27.71%) Project Management
2 105 (26.45%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (17.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (16.37%) Problem-Solving
5 48 (12.09%) Analytics
6 41 (10.33%) Time Management
7 39 (9.82%) Migration
8 27 (6.80%) Project Delivery
9 26 (6.55%) Decision-Making
9 26 (6.55%) DevOps
10 24 (6.05%) Change Management
10 24 (6.05%) ITIL
10 24 (6.05%) PRINCE2
11 21 (5.29%) Low Latency
11 21 (5.29%) Multithreading
11 21 (5.29%) Performance Tuning
12 20 (5.04%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (5.04%) Electronic Trading
12 20 (5.04%) Memory Management
12 20 (5.04%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 37 (9.32%) SQL
2 33 (8.31%) Python
3 29 (7.30%) Java
4 8 (2.02%) C#
5 7 (1.76%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.76%) PowerShell
6 6 (1.51%) PHP
7 5 (1.26%) C
8 4 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.01%) VBA
9 3 (0.76%) R
10 2 (0.50%) C++
10 2 (0.50%) Go
10 2 (0.50%) Perl
10 2 (0.50%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.25%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
11 1 (0.25%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 29 (7.30%) Security Cleared
2 21 (5.29%) Degree
3 14 (3.53%) SC Cleared
4 8 (2.02%) ACCA
4 8 (2.02%) CIMA
5 6 (1.51%) DV Cleared
6 5 (1.26%) APMG
6 5 (1.26%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.01%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.01%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.50%) CBAP
8 2 (0.50%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.50%) PMP
9 1 (0.25%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.25%) APMP
9 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.79%) QA
2 19 (4.79%) SLA
3 14 (3.53%) PMO
4 10 (2.52%) GDPR
5 9 (2.27%) Data Quality
6 7 (1.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (1.26%) Accessibility
8 3 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.50%) MiFID
9 2 (0.50%) NIST
9 2 (0.50%) PCI DSS
10 1 (0.25%) EMIR
10 1 (0.25%) GAAP
10 1 (0.25%) GRC
10 1 (0.25%) IFRS
10 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 36 (9.07%) Active Directory
2 16 (4.03%) Docker
3 12 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 7 (1.76%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (1.26%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.01%) OpenAM
7 3 (0.76%) NFS
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (3.53%) SCCM
2 12 (3.02%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.76%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.76%) Nessus
5 3 (0.76%) SCOM
5 3 (0.76%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.50%) Terraform
7 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.25%) Ansible
7 1 (0.25%) Control-M
7 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.25%) RSA Archer
7 1 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 92 (23.17%) Microsoft
2 29 (7.30%) Oracle
3 19 (4.79%) SAP
4 16 (4.03%) Adobe
4 16 (4.03%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (3.27%) VMware
6 10 (2.52%) Google
7 9 (2.27%) ServiceNow
8 8 (2.02%) Citrix
9 7 (1.76%) BT
10 6 (1.51%) Dell
10 6 (1.51%) EMC
10 6 (1.51%) Marketo
11 5 (1.26%) Intapp
11 5 (1.26%) Palo Alto
12 4 (1.01%) Facebook
12 4 (1.01%) ForgeRock
12 4 (1.01%) Instagram
12 4 (1.01%) TikTok
12 4 (1.01%) YouTube