Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 476 509 512
Rank change year-on-year +33 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing Re-Platforming 153 102 109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.23% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 90 78
London median daily rate £503 £500 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.45% -7.15% +7.75%
10th Percentile £381 £410 £393
90th Percentile £688 £651 £700
England median daily rate £500 £484 £488
% change year-on-year +3.36% -0.77% +8.33%
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 39,527 38,587 39,009
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.57% 87.76% 87.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,599 27,811 28,191
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £660 £638
England median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 481 377 380
London median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £21.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.26% +10.73% +6.11%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £55.75 £51.55 £55.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.20 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.46% +1.58% +4.99%

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -4 30 £450 -10.00% 10
South London - 12 £538 -
East London - 4 £500 -
West London - 2 £505 - 4
North London - 2 - -
Re-Platforming
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 73 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 33 (21.57%) Retail
4 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
5 26 (16.99%) Migration
6 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (13.73%) Finance
8 20 (13.07%) Project Management
8 20 (13.07%) SQL
9 18 (11.76%) HTML
9 18 (11.76%) CSS
9 18 (11.76%) TDD
9 18 (11.76%) Node.js
10 17 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 16 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
11 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
12 15 (9.80%) SC Cleared
12 15 (9.80%) CRM
12 15 (9.80%) Microservices
13 14 (9.15%) React
13 14 (9.15%) Data Migration
13 14 (9.15%) Data Analysis
13 14 (9.15%) QA
14 13 (8.50%) WebSphere
14 13 (8.50%) Data Architecture
14 13 (8.50%) HTML5
14 13 (8.50%) Scrum
14 13 (8.50%) Java
14 13 (8.50%) Oracle
14 13 (8.50%) Mainframe

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 13 (8.50%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.61%) Apache
2 4 (2.61%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.31%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.65%) CMS
4 1 (0.65%) Drupal
4 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.65%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (2.61%) InVision
2 3 (1.96%) OmniGraffle
2 3 (1.96%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.46%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.61%) PaaS
4 3 (1.96%) IaaS
4 3 (1.96%) Office 365
4 3 (1.96%) Serverless
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.31%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.31%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.31%) Route 53
5 2 (1.31%) SaaS
5 2 (1.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) GitHub
6 1 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.65%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.58%) SMS
2 3 (1.96%) Internet
3 2 (1.31%) Firewall
3 2 (1.31%) VPN
4 1 (0.65%) DMZ
4 1 (0.65%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.65%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.84%) Adabas
2 4 (2.61%) Big Data
2 4 (2.61%) MongoDB
2 4 (2.61%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.96%) Hadoop
3 3 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (1.31%) Data Lake
4 2 (1.31%) MySQL
4 2 (1.31%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.31%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.65%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (7.84%) webpack
2 8 (5.23%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.27%) JIRA
4 5 (3.27%) JUnit
4 5 (3.27%) Mockito
5 4 (2.61%) Cucumber
5 4 (2.61%) Gradle
5 4 (2.61%) Mocha
5 4 (2.61%) Protractor
5 4 (2.61%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.96%) Axure RP
7 2 (1.31%) CircleCI
8 1 (0.65%) Appium
8 1 (0.65%) Babel
8 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.65%) CocoaPods
8 1 (0.65%) fastlane
8 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
8 1 (0.65%) Travis CI
General
1 33 (21.57%) Retail
2 21 (13.73%) Finance
3 10 (6.54%) Banking
4 6 (3.92%) Publishing
5 3 (1.96%) Back Office
5 3 (1.96%) Law
5 3 (1.96%) Marketing
6 2 (1.31%) Games
6 2 (1.31%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (19.61%) Project Manager
2 28 (18.30%) Architect
3 27 (17.65%) Developer
4 25 (16.34%) Analyst
5 23 (15.03%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.80%) Data Architect
7 14 (9.15%) Migration Manager
8 13 (8.50%) Migration Project Manager
9 11 (7.19%) Data Migration Manager
9 11 (7.19%) Data Migration Project Manager
10 10 (6.54%) Data Manager
10 10 (6.54%) React Developer
11 8 (5.23%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (5.23%) JavaScript Engineer
12 7 (4.58%) E-Commerce Manager
12 7 (4.58%) Node.js Developer
12 7 (4.58%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.92%) Digital Analyst
13 6 (3.92%) Digital Business Analyst
13 6 (3.92%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (11.76%) CSS
1 18 (11.76%) HTML
1 18 (11.76%) Node.js
2 14 (9.15%) React
3 13 (8.50%) HTML5
4 12 (7.84%) CSS3
4 12 (7.84%) Redux
5 10 (6.54%) Spring
6 8 (5.23%) GraphQL
7 6 (3.92%) Kafka
8 5 (3.27%) Enzyme
8 5 (3.27%) Jest
8 5 (3.27%) React Native
8 5 (3.27%) Sass
9 4 (2.61%) Chai
9 4 (2.61%) Express
9 4 (2.61%) WebdriverIO
9 4 (2.61%) WireMock
10 3 (1.96%) RESTful
11 2 (1.31%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.50%) Mainframe
2 12 (7.84%) Greenfield Project
2 12 (7.84%) User Experience
3 8 (5.23%) Mobile App
3 8 (5.23%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (4.58%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.58%) Over-the-Top Content
4 7 (4.58%) Video on Demand
5 6 (3.92%) Fintech
6 4 (2.61%) Digital Wallet
7 3 (1.96%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.31%) Cloud Native
8 2 (1.31%) Online Banking
8 2 (1.31%) Online Games
8 2 (1.31%) Taxonomies
8 2 (1.31%) Video\Live Streaming
9 1 (0.65%) FMCG
9 1 (0.65%) iPhone
9 1 (0.65%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.23%) Linux
2 3 (1.96%) Windows
3 1 (0.65%) Android
3 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.71%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 26 (16.99%) Migration
4 23 (15.03%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (13.07%) Project Management
6 18 (11.76%) TDD
7 17 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 15 (9.80%) CRM
8 15 (9.80%) Microservices
9 14 (9.15%) Data Analysis
9 14 (9.15%) Data Migration
10 13 (8.50%) Data Architecture
10 13 (8.50%) Scrum
11 12 (7.84%) Data Reconciliation
11 12 (7.84%) DevOps
12 11 (7.19%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.19%) User Stories
13 10 (6.54%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (6.54%) Data Mapping
13 10 (6.54%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.30%) JavaScript
2 20 (13.07%) SQL
3 13 (8.50%) Java
4 12 (7.84%) Natural
5 8 (5.23%) Python
6 4 (2.61%) ES6
7 3 (1.96%) Go
8 2 (1.31%) C#
8 2 (1.31%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.31%) Ruby
8 2 (1.31%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.65%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.65%) Java 8
9 1 (0.65%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.65%) PHP
9 1 (0.65%) PHP 5
9 1 (0.65%) R
9 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (10.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.80%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.54%) Degree
4 5 (3.27%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.31%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.65%) APMG
6 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.65%) MCSA
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.15%) QA
2 12 (7.84%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.31%) PMO
3 2 (1.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.65%) GDPR
System Software
1 11 (7.19%) Docker
2 4 (2.61%) OpenAM
3 2 (1.31%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (5.23%) Ansible
2 6 (3.92%) Terraform
3 4 (2.61%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.31%) Puppet
5 1 (0.65%) Consul
5 1 (0.65%) Failover Clustering
5 1 (0.65%) Grafana
5 1 (0.65%) Mesos
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.65%) Packer
5 1 (0.65%) Rancher
5 1 (0.65%) Salt
5 1 (0.65%) SCCM
5 1 (0.65%) SCOM
5 1 (0.65%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.65%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 13 (8.50%) Oracle
2 12 (7.84%) Software AG
3 9 (5.88%) IBM
4 8 (5.23%) hybris
5 5 (3.27%) Google
6 4 (2.61%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.96%) ATG
7 3 (1.96%) Microsoft
8 2 (1.31%) Avaloq
8 2 (1.31%) Demandware
8 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.31%) SAP
8 2 (1.31%) VMware
9 1 (0.65%) Apple
9 1 (0.65%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.65%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.65%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.65%) PlateSpin
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec