Period
to 24 July 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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 250 203 209
Rank change year-on-year -47 +6 +50
Contract jobs citing Organisational Skills 297 198 538
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.00% 1.22% 1.33%
As % of the General category 1.73% 2.10% 2.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 111 344
10th Percentile £225 £194 £204
25th Percentile £320 £310 £339
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £425 £450
Median % change year-on-year +17.65% -5.56% +5.26%
75th Percentile £598 £575 £563
90th Percentile £725 £675 £650
England median daily rate £425 £400 £423
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.33% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 13
10th Percentile £14.30 £18.46 £13.08
25th Percentile £15.73 £24.31 £13.75
Median hourly rate £16.00 £36.01 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -55.57% +84.67% -11.36%
75th Percentile £22.25 £44.69 £36.25
90th Percentile £30.20 £49.00 £39.75
England median hourly rate £18.50 £34.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year -46.79% +98.69% +13.42%

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 17,196 9,427 22,739
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.75% 58.08% 56.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,111 6,716 15,986
10th Percentile £356 £325 £319
25th Percentile £450 £419 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £623
90th Percentile £738 £738 £700
England median daily rate £513 £498 £475
% change year-on-year +3.02% +4.74% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 142 289
10th Percentile £15.20 £13.78 £11.95
25th Percentile £20.00 £19.00 £15.49
Median hourly rate £29.63 £27.30 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +8.54% +29.98% -2.01%
75th Percentile £47.38 £43.34 £31.00
90th Percentile £64.00 £54.90 £51.25
England median hourly rate £19.51 £20.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.63% +1.23% +6.95%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -29 34 £330 -17.50% 39
South London +13 10 £375 +25.00% 2
East London +7 5 £625 +78.57% 15
West London +2 5 £250 -45.95% 10
Organisational Skills
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 176 (59.26%) Social Skills
2 83 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
3 80 (26.94%) Project Management
4 78 (26.26%) Finance
5 74 (24.92%) Analytical Skills
6 66 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 59 (19.87%) Problem-Solving
8 54 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
9 41 (13.80%) Migration
10 40 (13.47%) SQL
11 38 (12.79%) Time Management
12 37 (12.46%) Azure
12 37 (12.46%) Marketing
13 31 (10.44%) Analytics
14 30 (10.10%) Banking
15 29 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
15 29 (9.76%) DevOps
16 28 (9.43%) JIRA
17 27 (9.09%) Windows
17 27 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
17 27 (9.09%) Public Sector
18 26 (8.75%) Active Directory
18 26 (8.75%) Python
18 26 (8.75%) Security Cleared
19 25 (8.42%) PRINCE2
19 25 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
19 25 (8.42%) Power Platform
20 24 (8.08%) ITIL
21 23 (7.74%) Oracle
21 23 (7.74%) Decision-Making

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 19 (6.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.36%) CMS
2 7 (2.36%) Confluence
3 5 (1.68%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.01%) Apache
5 3 (1.01%) IIS
5 3 (1.01%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.67%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.67%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.67%) WordPress
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.34%) Appian
7 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 17 (5.72%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (4.04%) Spreadsheet
5 11 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 11 (3.70%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.68%) Chatbot
7 3 (1.01%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (1.01%) InDesign
7 3 (1.01%) InfoPath
7 3 (1.01%) Photoshop
7 3 (1.01%) Sketch
8 2 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 2 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.34%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.34%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.34%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
1 4 (1.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.67%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (0.67%) Cloudability
2 2 (0.67%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.34%) Cerner Millennium
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Eikon
3 1 (0.34%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.34%) Shopify
3 1 (0.34%) SunGard Martini
Cloud Services
1 37 (12.46%) Azure
2 27 (9.09%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (8.42%) Power Platform
4 10 (3.37%) Adobe Analytics
5 9 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (3.03%) SaaS
6 7 (2.36%) Google Analytics
6 7 (2.36%) IaaS
7 6 (2.02%) Azure Logic Apps
7 6 (2.02%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.68%) AWS
9 3 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (1.01%) Power Automate
9 3 (1.01%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.67%) GitHub
10 2 (0.67%) PaaS
11 1 (0.34%) Google Docs
11 1 (0.34%) Smartsheet
11 1 (0.34%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.36%) WAN
2 6 (2.02%) Firewall
3 5 (1.68%) DNS
3 5 (1.68%) Internet
4 4 (1.35%) Intranet
4 4 (1.35%) VLAN
5 3 (1.01%) Broadband
5 3 (1.01%) HTTP
5 3 (1.01%) iSCSI
5 3 (1.01%) LAN
5 3 (1.01%) NAS
5 3 (1.01%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.01%) Network Security
5 3 (1.01%) OSPF
5 3 (1.01%) SAN
5 3 (1.01%) SSL
5 3 (1.01%) TCP/IP
5 3 (1.01%) VPN
6 2 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.67%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.07%) Power BI
2 16 (5.39%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.39%) Tableau
3 9 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.68%) Qlik Sense
5 4 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.35%) GIS
5 4 (1.35%) SAP HANA
6 3 (1.01%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.67%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.67%) Big Data
7 2 (0.67%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.67%) MySQL
7 2 (0.67%) QlikView
8 1 (0.34%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 28 (9.43%) JIRA
2 9 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 7 (2.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.01%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.01%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.34%) CppUnit
5 1 (0.34%) GitLab
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.34%) Selenium
5 1 (0.34%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.34%) Subversion
5 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 176 (59.26%) Social Skills
2 78 (26.26%) Finance
3 74 (24.92%) Analytical Skills
4 37 (12.46%) Marketing
5 30 (10.10%) Banking
6 27 (9.09%) Public Sector
7 19 (6.40%) Presentation Skills
8 15 (5.05%) Documentation Skills
9 14 (4.71%) Investment Banking
10 13 (4.38%) Influencing Skills
10 13 (4.38%) Retail
11 12 (4.04%) Front Office
12 10 (3.37%) Legal
13 8 (2.69%) Back Office
13 8 (2.69%) Law
13 8 (2.69%) Local Government
14 6 (2.02%) French Language
14 6 (2.02%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (1.68%) German Language
16 4 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 55 (18.52%) Analyst
2 27 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 23 (7.74%) Business Analyst
4 18 (6.06%) Architect
5 15 (5.05%) Consultant
6 14 (4.71%) Programme Manager
7 13 (4.38%) Developer
8 10 (3.37%) Designer
8 10 (3.37%) Senior Consultant
9 8 (2.69%) Marketing Manager
9 8 (2.69%) Operations Analyst
10 7 (2.36%) Junior
10 7 (2.36%) Marketing Analyst
10 7 (2.36%) Support Engineer
10 7 (2.36%) Support Officer
11 6 (2.02%) Coordinator
11 6 (2.02%) IT Analyst
11 6 (2.02%) Senior Developer
11 6 (2.02%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.02%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.37%) .NET
2 8 (2.69%) Django
2 8 (2.69%) Flask
3 7 (2.36%) COM
4 5 (1.68%) HTML
4 5 (1.68%) scikit-learn
4 5 (1.68%) TensorFlow
5 4 (1.35%) Kafka
5 4 (1.35%) React
6 3 (1.01%) AngularJS
6 3 (1.01%) Caffe
6 3 (1.01%) CSS
6 3 (1.01%) MXNet
6 3 (1.01%) XML
7 2 (0.67%) Jinja
7 2 (0.67%) Middleware
7 2 (0.67%) NumPy
7 2 (0.67%) REST
7 2 (0.67%) Spring
7 2 (0.67%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.38%) Management Information System
2 12 (4.04%) Data Centre
2 12 (4.04%) User Experience
3 10 (3.37%) Analytical Mindset
3 10 (3.37%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.69%) Virtual Team
5 6 (2.02%) Blog
6 5 (1.68%) Fixed Income
6 5 (1.68%) FMCG
7 3 (1.01%) Clustering
7 3 (1.01%) CMDB
7 3 (1.01%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.01%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.01%) Grid Computing
7 3 (1.01%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.01%) NHS
7 3 (1.01%) PMI
7 3 (1.01%) Public Cloud
8 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 27 (9.09%) Windows
2 14 (4.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (3.03%) Windows 10
4 8 (2.69%) Linux
5 7 (2.36%) Unix
6 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2016
6 6 (2.02%) Windows Server 2019
7 3 (1.01%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.67%) Android
8 2 (0.67%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.34%) AIX
9 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (27.95%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (26.94%) Project Management
3 59 (19.87%) Problem-Solving
4 54 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 41 (13.80%) Migration
6 38 (12.79%) Time Management
7 31 (10.44%) Analytics
8 29 (9.76%) DevOps
9 25 (8.42%) PRINCE2
10 24 (8.08%) ITIL
11 23 (7.74%) Decision-Making
12 22 (7.41%) Change Management
13 21 (7.07%) Business Analysis
14 18 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
14 18 (6.06%) Project Delivery
15 16 (5.39%) B2B
15 16 (5.39%) Scrum
16 15 (5.05%) Programme Management
17 14 (4.71%) E-Commerce
17 14 (4.71%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 40 (13.47%) SQL
2 26 (8.75%) Python
3 10 (3.37%) PowerShell
4 9 (3.03%) Java
4 9 (3.03%) PHP
5 8 (2.69%) C#
6 6 (2.02%) C
6 6 (2.02%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.01%) R
7 3 (1.01%) VBA
8 1 (0.34%) C++
8 1 (0.34%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.34%) Perl
8 1 (0.34%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.34%) Ruby
8 1 (0.34%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 26 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 16 (5.39%) Degree
2 16 (5.39%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (1.68%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (1.68%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.35%) AWS Certification
5 4 (1.35%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (1.35%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.01%) ACCA
6 3 (1.01%) CIMA
7 2 (0.67%) CCIE
7 2 (0.67%) CCNA
7 2 (0.67%) CCNP
7 2 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.67%) MCP
7 2 (0.67%) PMP
8 1 (0.34%) CISA
8 1 (0.34%) CISSP
8 1 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.06%) SLA
2 12 (4.04%) QA
3 7 (2.36%) Accessibility
3 7 (2.36%) GDPR
4 5 (1.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.68%) PMO
5 3 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.67%) MiFID
6 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.34%) COBIT
7 1 (0.34%) COSO
7 1 (0.34%) EMIR
7 1 (0.34%) GAAP
7 1 (0.34%) GRC
7 1 (0.34%) HL7
7 1 (0.34%) NIST
7 1 (0.34%) NIST 800
System Software
1 26 (8.75%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.37%) Docker
3 9 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 6 (2.02%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.35%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.01%) NFS
7 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (2.36%) Kubernetes
2 6 (2.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (1.35%) SCCM
4 3 (1.01%) FortiGate
4 3 (1.01%) SCOM
4 3 (1.01%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.67%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.34%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.34%) Ansible
6 1 (0.34%) Control-M
6 1 (0.34%) Terraform
6 1 (0.34%) vMotion
Vendors
1 66 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.42%) Salesforce.com
3 23 (7.74%) Oracle
4 19 (6.40%) Adobe
5 11 (3.70%) VMware
6 9 (3.03%) Citrix
7 8 (2.69%) Google
8 7 (2.36%) SAP
9 6 (2.02%) EMC
9 6 (2.02%) Marketo
9 6 (2.02%) ServiceNow
10 5 (1.68%) Centrify
10 5 (1.68%) Cisco
10 5 (1.68%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.35%) Dell
11 4 (1.35%) JD Edwards
12 3 (1.01%) Brocade
12 3 (1.01%) Intapp
12 3 (1.01%) NetApp
12 3 (1.01%) Red Hat