Period
to 22 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Runbook skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Runbook over the 6 months to 22 February 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.

Runbook
England > London
6 months to
22 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 565 518 523
Rank change year-on-year -47 +5 +6
Contract jobs citing Runbook 81 74 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.17% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.21% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 36 47
London median daily rate £483 £525 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.10% +28.83% +1.88%
10th Percentile £351 £194 £290
90th Percentile £686 £685 £600
England median daily rate £450 £420 £428
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.75% +22.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £12.50 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year -66.67% - -

Runbook 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 40,709 35,475 37,563
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.70% 85.85% 85.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,705 25,502 26,917
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £644
England median daily rate £451 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.97% +2.94% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 418 457
London median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +25.53% +5.66%
10th Percentile £13.95 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £52.88 £50.40
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +16.77%

Runbook
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Runbook as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Runbook in London

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Runbook in London

Runbook
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Runbook in London over the 6 months to 22 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Runbook in London

Runbook
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Runbook in London

Runbook
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 Runbook within the London region over the 6 months to 22 February 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 -6 28 £440 -20.00% 1
East London +1 7 £650 +18.18%
West London -29 5 £450 +190.32% 2
North London - 3 - -
South London - 2 £338 -
Runbook
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Runbook 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 Runbook.

1 33 (40.74%) Finance
2 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.93%) Banking
4 18 (22.22%) Migration
5 17 (20.99%) ITIL
5 17 (20.99%) Windows
6 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (17.28%) Linux
8 12 (14.81%) Java
9 11 (13.58%) Project Management
9 11 (13.58%) Investment Banking
9 11 (13.58%) Process Improvement
10 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (12.35%) JIRA
10 10 (12.35%) Python
10 10 (12.35%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (11.11%) SQL
11 9 (11.11%) Change Management
11 9 (11.11%) DevOps
12 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
12 8 (9.88%) Information Security
12 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
12 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
12 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
13 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
13 7 (8.64%) Web Services
13 7 (8.64%) C#
13 7 (8.64%) Regression Testing
13 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (8.64%) Incident Management

Runbook
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 3 (3.70%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.47%) Confluence
3 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) nginx
3 1 (1.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.47%) Primavera
2 1 (1.23%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (7.41%) Office 365
3 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (6.17%) PaaS
4 4 (4.94%) IaaS
5 3 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon Kinesis
6 2 (2.47%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.23%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.23%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) Firewall
2 4 (4.94%) HTTP
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
3 3 (3.70%) MPLS
3 3 (3.70%) Network Security
3 3 (3.70%) Skype
3 3 (3.70%) VPN
3 3 (3.70%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) Ethernet
4 2 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.47%) FTP
4 2 (2.47%) H.323
4 2 (2.47%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.47%) IPsec
4 2 (2.47%) OSPF
4 2 (2.47%) SMTP
4 2 (2.47%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.47%) SSL
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.47%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.88%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.47%) Big Data
3 2 (2.47%) Neo4j
4 1 (1.23%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.23%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (1.23%) HBase
4 1 (1.23%) Impala
4 1 (1.23%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.23%) Redis
4 1 (1.23%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) JIRA
2 8 (9.88%) Jenkins
3 6 (7.41%) CMake
4 2 (2.47%) CircleCI
4 2 (2.47%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.23%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.23%) GitLab
5 1 (1.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.23%) Maven
5 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.23%) Selenium
5 1 (1.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (1.23%) Subversion
5 1 (1.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
General
1 33 (40.74%) Finance
2 21 (25.93%) Banking
3 11 (13.58%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.17%) Front Office
5 3 (3.70%) Legal
6 2 (2.47%) Back Office
6 2 (2.47%) Law
6 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.23%) Billing
7 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (13.58%) Administrator
2 8 (9.88%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (7.41%) Analyst
3 6 (7.41%) Build Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) Developer
3 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 6 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (6.17%) Consultant
4 5 (6.17%) IT Manager
4 5 (6.17%) IT Services Manager
4 5 (6.17%) Release Manager
4 5 (6.17%) Service Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Capacity Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Service Management Manager
5 4 (4.94%) Technical Writer
6 3 (3.70%) Active Directory Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Azure Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) Cloud Consultant
6 3 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (3.70%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) Web Services
2 6 (7.41%) CGI
2 6 (7.41%) REST
3 5 (6.17%) .NET
4 4 (4.94%) ASP.NET
4 4 (4.94%) Dropwizard
4 4 (4.94%) HTML
4 4 (4.94%) jQuery
4 4 (4.94%) JSON
4 4 (4.94%) React
4 4 (4.94%) XML
5 3 (3.70%) Kafka
6 2 (2.47%) 802.1X
7 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.23%) Gherkin
7 1 (1.23%) LDAP
7 1 (1.23%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (1.23%) Node.js
7 1 (1.23%) RxJava
7 1 (1.23%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.70%) Reference Data
3 2 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (2.47%) Pricing Data
3 2 (2.47%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.23%) Clustering
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.23%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.23%) Derivative
4 1 (1.23%) Grid Computing
4 1 (1.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.23%) Market Risk
4 1 (1.23%) PKI
4 1 (1.23%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (20.99%) Windows
2 14 (17.28%) Linux
3 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Unix
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.23%) MVS
7 1 (1.23%) VMS
7 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (22.22%) Migration
3 17 (20.99%) ITIL
4 15 (18.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (13.58%) Process Improvement
5 11 (13.58%) Project Management
6 9 (11.11%) Change Management
6 9 (11.11%) DevOps
7 8 (9.88%) Information Security
7 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
8 7 (8.64%) Capacity Management
8 7 (8.64%) Incident Management
8 7 (8.64%) Microservices
8 7 (8.64%) Regression Testing
8 7 (8.64%) Service Design
9 6 (7.41%) ITSM
9 6 (7.41%) Problem Management
9 6 (7.41%) Time Management
9 6 (7.41%) Waterfall
10 5 (6.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) Java
2 10 (12.35%) Python
3 9 (11.11%) SQL
4 7 (8.64%) C#
5 6 (7.41%) PowerShell
5 6 (7.41%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
7 4 (4.94%) GraphQL
7 4 (4.94%) PHP
7 4 (4.94%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.47%) Go
9 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) Scala
Qualifications
1 10 (12.35%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.47%) CCIE
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) AWS Certification
4 1 (1.23%) CCNA
4 1 (1.23%) CCNP
4 1 (1.23%) CISA
4 1 (1.23%) CISM
4 1 (1.23%) CISSP
4 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.23%) GIAC
4 1 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (1.23%) SANS
4 1 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.23%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) SLA
3 3 (3.70%) PMO
4 1 (1.23%) ISO 8583
4 1 (1.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) Docker
3 2 (2.47%) vCloud
4 1 (1.23%) HDFS
4 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (4.94%) Puppet
3 3 (3.70%) SCOM
4 2 (2.47%) Ansible
4 2 (2.47%) Kubernetes
4 2 (2.47%) OpenView
4 2 (2.47%) SCCM
4 2 (2.47%) vRealize
5 1 (1.23%) Control-M
5 1 (1.23%) Nagios
5 1 (1.23%) Oozie
5 1 (1.23%) PowerCLI
5 1 (1.23%) Salt
5 1 (1.23%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) Adobe
3 4 (4.94%) Apigee
3 4 (4.94%) Splunk
4 3 (3.70%) Cisco
4 3 (3.70%) Mercator
4 3 (3.70%) SaltStack
4 3 (3.70%) SolarWinds
4 3 (3.70%) VMware
5 2 (2.47%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.47%) HP
5 2 (2.47%) Murex
5 2 (2.47%) PlateSpin
5 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.47%) Reuters
5 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.23%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.23%) F5
6 1 (1.23%) RedGate
6 1 (1.23%) Tableau