Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Re-Platforming skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Re-Platforming over the 6 months to 17 December 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.

Re-Platforming
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 465 513 528
Rank change year-on-year +48 +15 -36
Contract jobs citing Re-Platforming 171 130 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.37% 0.28% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.31% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 116 70
London median daily rate £500 £503 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.50% -8.64% +4.76%
10th Percentile £361 £418 £399
90th Percentile £636 £650 £663
England median daily rate £495 £500 £508
% change year-on-year -1.00% -1.48% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Re-Platforming 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 41,143 41,577 38,577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.93% 88.05% 87.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,645 30,227 27,594
London median daily rate £501 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.20% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £675 £675 £645
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 390 437
London median hourly rate £24.08 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.02% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £13.16 £13.30 £12.14
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.67 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.25% +4.98%

Re-Platforming
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Re-Platforming as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Re-Platforming in London

Re-Platforming
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Re-Platforming in London

Re-Platforming
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Re-Platforming in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Re-Platforming in London

Re-Platforming
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Re-Platforming in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Re-Platforming in London

Re-Platforming
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 Re-Platforming within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 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 -29 15 £450 -10.00% 10
West London +12 12 £380 -31.07% 2
South London - 6 £415 -
East London -32 3 £500 -14.89%
North London - 2 - -
Re-Platforming
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Re-Platforming 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 Re-Platforming.

1 60 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.99%) Retail
2 53 (30.99%) E-Commerce
3 27 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 24 (14.04%) Migration
6 21 (12.28%) Finance
6 21 (12.28%) JavaScript
6 21 (12.28%) Microservices
7 20 (11.70%) TDD
8 18 (10.53%) Scrum
8 18 (10.53%) DevOps
9 17 (9.94%) Oracle
10 16 (9.36%) CSS
11 15 (8.77%) HTML
11 15 (8.77%) IBM
11 15 (8.77%) WebSphere
11 15 (8.77%) Magento
12 14 (8.19%) Banking
12 14 (8.19%) Docker
12 14 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (8.19%) PaaS
12 14 (8.19%) Node.js
13 13 (7.60%) Java
13 13 (7.60%) Windows
14 12 (7.02%) SQL
14 12 (7.02%) Active Directory
14 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
14 12 (7.02%) Data Protection
14 12 (7.02%) Office 365

Re-Platforming
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 15 (8.77%) WebSphere
2 2 (1.17%) CMS
2 2 (1.17%) Confluence
2 2 (1.17%) IIS
2 2 (1.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (0.58%) Drupal
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) InVision
1 3 (1.75%) MS Visio
1 3 (1.75%) OmniGraffle
1 3 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (8.77%) Magento
2 2 (1.17%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 25 (14.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (8.19%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.19%) PaaS
3 12 (7.02%) IaaS
3 12 (7.02%) Office 365
4 3 (1.75%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.17%) GitHub
5 2 (1.17%) SaaS
5 2 (1.17%) Serverless
6 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.58%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.58%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.58%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.26%) Firewall
1 9 (5.26%) VPN
2 3 (1.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) DMZ
3 1 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.58%) SAN
3 1 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.85%) Azure SQL Database
1 10 (5.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.75%) MySQL
3 3 (1.75%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.17%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.17%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.17%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
5 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.09%) webpack
3 4 (2.34%) JIRA
4 3 (1.75%) Axure RP
4 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (1.17%) CircleCI
5 2 (1.17%) Gatling
5 2 (1.17%) JUnit
5 2 (1.17%) ProC
5 2 (1.17%) QUnit
6 1 (0.58%) Appium
6 1 (0.58%) Babel
6 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.58%) CocoaPods
6 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.58%) fastlane
6 1 (0.58%) Maven
6 1 (0.58%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.58%) Travis CI
General
1 53 (30.99%) Retail
2 21 (12.28%) Finance
3 14 (8.19%) Banking
4 7 (4.09%) Marketing
5 5 (2.92%) Publishing
6 3 (1.75%) Games
6 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.17%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Advertising
8 1 (0.58%) Back Office
8 1 (0.58%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.58%) Law
8 1 (0.58%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (21.64%) Analyst
2 32 (18.71%) Developer
3 31 (18.13%) Architect
3 31 (18.13%) Business Analyst
4 24 (14.04%) Project Manager
5 14 (8.19%) Digital Analyst
6 13 (7.60%) Digital Business Analyst
7 11 (6.43%) React Developer
8 10 (5.85%) Cloud Architect
8 10 (5.85%) Magento Developer
9 8 (4.68%) Data Architect
10 7 (4.09%) JavaScript Developer
10 7 (4.09%) Node.js Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Author
11 6 (3.51%) E-Commerce Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
11 6 (3.51%) E-Commerce Manager
11 6 (3.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 6 (3.51%) Product Owner
11 6 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.36%) CSS
2 15 (8.77%) HTML
3 14 (8.19%) Node.js
4 11 (6.43%) React
5 9 (5.26%) HTML5
5 9 (5.26%) Redux
6 8 (4.68%) CSS3
7 6 (3.51%) GraphQL
7 6 (3.51%) React Native
7 6 (3.51%) Sass
8 5 (2.92%) Enzyme
8 5 (2.92%) Jest
8 5 (2.92%) Velocity
9 4 (2.34%) Express
9 4 (2.34%) Spring
10 2 (1.17%) Akka
10 2 (1.17%) jQuery
10 2 (1.17%) LAMP
10 2 (1.17%) LEMP Stack
10 2 (1.17%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.85%) User Experience
2 9 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 8 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.09%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (4.09%) Video on Demand
5 5 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.92%) FMCG
5 5 (2.92%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.75%) AS400
7 3 (1.75%) Life Science
7 3 (1.75%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.17%) Fintech
8 2 (1.17%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.58%) Clustering
9 1 (0.58%) Derivative
9 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.58%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.58%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.60%) Windows
2 7 (4.09%) Linux
3 3 (1.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.17%) Android
4 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.17%) OS/400
5 1 (0.58%) Android TV
5 1 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.58%) tvOS
5 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (30.99%) E-Commerce
3 27 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (14.04%) Migration
5 21 (12.28%) Microservices
6 20 (11.70%) TDD
7 18 (10.53%) DevOps
7 18 (10.53%) Scrum
8 12 (7.02%) Data Protection
8 12 (7.02%) User Stories
9 9 (5.26%) Asset Management
9 9 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (5.26%) CRM
9 9 (5.26%) DRM
9 9 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
10 8 (4.68%) Analytics
10 8 (4.68%) Digital Transformation Programme
10 8 (4.68%) Software Engineering
11 7 (4.09%) Test Automation
11 7 (4.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.28%) JavaScript
2 13 (7.60%) Java
3 12 (7.02%) PowerShell
3 12 (7.02%) SQL
4 6 (3.51%) C
4 6 (3.51%) Python
5 5 (2.92%) ES6
5 5 (2.92%) PHP
6 3 (1.75%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.17%) C#
7 2 (1.17%) Go
7 2 (1.17%) Ruby
7 2 (1.17%) Scala
8 1 (0.58%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.58%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
8 1 (0.58%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (3.51%) Degree
2 1 (0.58%) APMP
2 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.58%) ISEB
2 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
2 1 (0.58%) MCSA
2 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.43%) QA
2 6 (3.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (1.17%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (8.19%) Docker
2 12 (7.02%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.85%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.09%) Kubernetes
2 6 (3.51%) Ansible
3 2 (1.17%) Grafana
3 2 (1.17%) Kibana
3 2 (1.17%) Prometheus
3 2 (1.17%) Puppet
3 2 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.58%) Consul
4 1 (0.58%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.58%) Mesos
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.58%) Rancher
4 1 (0.58%) Salt
4 1 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.58%) SCOM
4 1 (0.58%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 17 (9.94%) Oracle
2 15 (8.77%) IBM
3 7 (4.09%) JD Edwards
4 5 (2.92%) hybris
5 4 (2.34%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.75%) SAP
6 3 (1.75%) VMware
7 2 (1.17%) Avaloq
7 2 (1.17%) Demandware
7 2 (1.17%) Google
7 2 (1.17%) Red Hat
8 1 (0.58%) Apple
8 1 (0.58%) ATG
8 1 (0.58%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.58%) EMC
8 1 (0.58%) HP
8 1 (0.58%) NetApp
8 1 (0.58%) Sophos
8 1 (0.58%) Symantec