Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 486 500 492
Rank change year-on-year +14 -8 +40
Contract jobs citing Re-Platforming 138 85 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 68 77
London median daily rate £503 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.29% +10.53% -5.00%
10th Percentile £386 £400 £400
90th Percentile £650 £663 £730
England median daily rate £500 £500 £451
% change year-on-year - +10.93% +0.17%
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 39,173 34,377 37,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.34% 86.72% 85.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,332 24,676 27,084
London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 553 380 363
London median hourly rate £24.09 £24.82 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.92% +18.17% +5.00%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.10 £52.50 £50.57
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 18 June 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 18 June 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 -38 33 £465 -9.27% 8
South London -23 13 £600 -14.29%
West London - 2 £505 - 2
East London -18 1 - - 2
Re-Platforming
England

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 67 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.54%) E-Commerce
3 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
4 29 (21.01%) Migration
5 28 (20.29%) Node.js
6 26 (18.84%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (15.94%) CSS
8 21 (15.22%) HTML
9 20 (14.49%) SQL
9 20 (14.49%) Project Management
9 20 (14.49%) Retail
9 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
9 20 (14.49%) React
9 20 (14.49%) Redux
10 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
10 19 (13.77%) HTML5
11 17 (12.32%) Waterfall
11 17 (12.32%) Finance
11 17 (12.32%) DevOps
12 16 (11.59%) Docker
12 16 (11.59%) Microservices
12 16 (11.59%) webpack
12 16 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
12 16 (11.59%) Data Migration
13 15 (10.87%) CSS3
14 14 (10.14%) Jenkins
14 14 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
15 13 (9.42%) Java
15 13 (9.42%) Oracle
15 13 (9.42%) Scrum

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 6 (4.35%) Apache
1 6 (4.35%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.90%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (2.17%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.45%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.45%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.72%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (3.62%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 26 (18.84%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.80%) npm
4 6 (4.35%) Office 365
4 6 (4.35%) SaaS
5 5 (3.62%) IaaS
5 5 (3.62%) PaaS
6 4 (2.90%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.45%) Adobe Analytics
7 2 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (1.45%) Amazon S3
7 2 (1.45%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (1.45%) Route 53
7 2 (1.45%) Serverless
7 2 (1.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.72%) GitHub
8 1 (0.72%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.72%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.07%) SMS
2 6 (4.35%) Firewall
2 6 (4.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.70%) Adabas
2 6 (4.35%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.17%) Big Data
4 2 (1.45%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.45%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.45%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.72%) MySQL
5 1 (0.72%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (11.59%) webpack
2 14 (10.14%) Jenkins
3 12 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 12 (8.70%) Mocha
4 7 (5.07%) Gradle
4 7 (5.07%) JIRA
5 6 (4.35%) JUnit
5 6 (4.35%) Mockito
6 4 (2.90%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.90%) Protractor
6 4 (2.90%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.72%) Babel
7 1 (0.72%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.72%) Maven
7 1 (0.72%) Subversion
7 1 (0.72%) Travis CI
7 1 (0.72%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (14.49%) Retail
2 17 (12.32%) Finance
3 6 (4.35%) Banking
3 6 (4.35%) Marketing
4 4 (2.90%) Law
5 3 (2.17%) Games
5 3 (2.17%) Publishing
6 2 (1.45%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Legal
7 1 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.72%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (18.84%) Project Manager
2 22 (15.94%) Architect
2 22 (15.94%) Developer
3 20 (14.49%) Analyst
4 16 (11.59%) Business Analyst
4 16 (11.59%) JavaScript Engineer
5 11 (7.97%) Data Migration Manager
5 11 (7.97%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 11 (7.97%) E-Commerce Manager
5 11 (7.97%) Migration Manager
5 11 (7.97%) Migration Project Manager
6 10 (7.25%) Data Manager
6 10 (7.25%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Data Architect
7 7 (5.07%) Java Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Node.js Developer
7 7 (5.07%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.35%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (20.29%) Node.js
2 22 (15.94%) CSS
3 21 (15.22%) HTML
4 20 (14.49%) React
4 20 (14.49%) Redux
5 19 (13.77%) HTML5
6 15 (10.87%) CSS3
7 12 (8.70%) Chai
8 11 (7.97%) Spring
9 10 (7.25%) Enzyme
9 10 (7.25%) Jest
10 9 (6.52%) Sass
11 8 (5.80%) Kafka
11 8 (5.80%) koa
12 6 (4.35%) WireMock
13 4 (2.90%) GraphQL
13 4 (2.90%) WebdriverIO
14 3 (2.17%) Express
14 3 (2.17%) XML
15 2 (1.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.14%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (8.70%) Mainframe
3 9 (6.52%) Fintech
3 9 (6.52%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.80%) Computer Science
5 7 (5.07%) Clustering
5 7 (5.07%) Digital Wallet
6 4 (2.90%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (2.90%) User Experience
7 2 (1.45%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.45%) Online Games
7 2 (1.45%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.72%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.72%) FMCG
8 1 (0.72%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.90%) Linux
2 1 (0.72%) AIX
2 1 (0.72%) Android
2 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.72%) HPUX
2 1 (0.72%) Solaris
2 1 (0.72%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (48.55%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (27.54%) E-Commerce
3 29 (21.01%) Migration
4 20 (14.49%) Project Management
5 17 (12.32%) DevOps
5 17 (12.32%) Waterfall
6 16 (11.59%) Data Migration
6 16 (11.59%) Microservices
6 16 (11.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (9.42%) Data Analysis
7 13 (9.42%) Scrum
7 13 (9.42%) TDD
8 12 (8.70%) Data Reconciliation
9 11 (7.97%) BDD
10 10 (7.25%) Data Architecture
10 10 (7.25%) Data Mapping
10 10 (7.25%) Kanban
11 8 (5.80%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (5.80%) CRM
11 8 (5.80%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 32 (23.19%) JavaScript
2 20 (14.49%) SQL
3 13 (9.42%) Java
4 12 (8.70%) Natural
5 4 (2.90%) ES6
6 3 (2.17%) Python
7 1 (0.72%) C#
7 1 (0.72%) Clojure
7 1 (0.72%) Erlang
7 1 (0.72%) Go
7 1 (0.72%) Java 8
7 1 (0.72%) Scala
7 1 (0.72%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (14.49%) Security Cleared
2 19 (13.77%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.25%) Degree
4 7 (5.07%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (2.17%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.17%) PMP
6 2 (1.45%) APMG
6 2 (1.45%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) Data Quality
2 9 (6.52%) QA
3 3 (2.17%) PMO
4 1 (0.72%) GCP
4 1 (0.72%) GDPR
4 1 (0.72%) MiFID
System Software
1 16 (11.59%) Docker
2 6 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.90%) OpenAM
4 1 (0.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 10 (7.25%) Ansible
1 10 (7.25%) Terraform
2 4 (2.90%) Kubernetes
2 4 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.72%) Consul
3 1 (0.72%) Grafana
3 1 (0.72%) Kibana
3 1 (0.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (9.42%) Oracle
2 12 (8.70%) Software AG
3 9 (6.52%) hybris
4 8 (5.80%) Google
5 7 (5.07%) ATG
6 6 (4.35%) Citrix
6 6 (4.35%) Demandware
6 6 (4.35%) VMware
7 4 (2.90%) Adobe
7 4 (2.90%) MuleSoft
8 3 (2.17%) Sun
9 2 (1.45%) IBM
9 2 (1.45%) Microsoft
9 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.72%) HP
10 1 (0.72%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.72%) SAP
10 1 (0.72%) Veritas