Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 2017 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
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 557 530 549
Rank change year-on-year -27 +19 +20
Contract jobs citing Runbook 85 81 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.18% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.21% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 43 44
London median daily rate £500 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +23.53% -4.76%
10th Percentile £369 £350 £304
90th Percentile £750 £685 £568
England median daily rate £413 £440 £450
% change year-on-year -6.25% -2.22% +24.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
London median hourly rate £32.48 - £102.50
10th Percentile £30.35 - £91.25
90th Percentile £34.60 - £113.75
England median hourly rate £22.49 - £102.50

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 41274 38304 39069
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.92% 86.26% 84.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 30087 27414 27903
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £675 £640 £638
England median daily rate £450 £428 £425
% change year-on-year +5.14% +0.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 379 415 473
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.29 £12.14 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.68 £50.08 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.36 £22.00
% change year-on-year +2.65% +10.70% +15.79%

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 11 December 2017.

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 11 December 2017. 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 -15 17 £475 -13.64%
West London +4 11 £450 -
East London -4 7 £750 +30.43%
North London - 3 - -
Runbook
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Runbook also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Runbook.

1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 20 (23.53%) Banking
3 19 (22.35%) Migration
4 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (17.65%) ITIL
6 13 (15.29%) SQL
6 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (14.12%) Linux
8 11 (12.94%) Change Management
8 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
8 11 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (11.76%) Windows
9 10 (11.76%) Service Delivery
9 10 (11.76%) Firewall
9 10 (11.76%) Risk Management
9 10 (11.76%) Investment Banking
9 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (10.59%) VMware
10 9 (10.59%) Project Management
10 9 (10.59%) Mercator
10 9 (10.59%) DNS
10 9 (10.59%) Public Cloud
10 9 (10.59%) Change Control
10 9 (10.59%) Capacity Management
11 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
11 8 (9.41%) C#
11 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
11 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (9.41%) ITSM

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 7 (8.24%) nginx
2 3 (3.53%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.35%) IIS
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.18%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.18%) Apache
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.18%) CMS
4 1 (1.18%) Confluence
4 1 (1.18%) JBoss
4 1 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.18%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.18%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (12.94%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.24%) Office 365
4 6 (7.06%) PaaS
5 5 (5.88%) IaaS
6 4 (4.71%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (1.18%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (1.18%) SaaS
7 1 (1.18%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.76%) Firewall
2 9 (10.59%) DNS
3 6 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (7.06%) SSL
3 6 (7.06%) VPN
4 5 (5.88%) IPsec
5 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
6 3 (3.53%) MPLS
6 3 (3.53%) Network Security
6 3 (3.53%) Skype
7 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.35%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.35%) FTP
7 2 (2.35%) H.323
7 2 (2.35%) Internet
7 2 (2.35%) OSPF
7 2 (2.35%) SMTP
7 2 (2.35%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (2.35%) VoIP
7 2 (2.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.53%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (2.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (2.35%) MySQL
3 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.18%) Apache Hive
4 1 (1.18%) Big Data
4 1 (1.18%) DB2
4 1 (1.18%) GIS
4 1 (1.18%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.18%) HBase
4 1 (1.18%) Impala
4 1 (1.18%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.18%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.18%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.18%) Redis
4 1 (1.18%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) CMake
3 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.18%) Artifactory
4 1 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) Subversion
4 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 24 (28.24%) Finance
2 20 (23.53%) Banking
3 10 (11.76%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Back Office
6 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.18%) Front Office
6 1 (1.18%) Legal
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (14.12%) Consultant
2 11 (12.94%) Analyst
3 9 (10.59%) Cloud Consultant
3 9 (10.59%) Project Manager
4 7 (8.24%) AWS Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) IT Manager
4 7 (8.24%) IT Services Manager
4 7 (8.24%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (8.24%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (8.24%) VMware Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Architect
5 6 (7.06%) AWS Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Capacity Manager
5 6 (7.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Service Management Manager
5 6 (7.06%) Service Manager
5 6 (7.06%) VMware Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) VMware Technical Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Azure Consultant
6 5 (5.88%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.06%) .NET
1 6 (7.06%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) jQuery
3 4 (4.71%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.71%) HTML
3 4 (4.71%) JSON
3 4 (4.71%) React
3 4 (4.71%) Web Services
4 3 (3.53%) CGI
5 2 (2.35%) 802.1X
5 2 (2.35%) Sensu
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.18%) EJB
6 1 (1.18%) Kafka
6 1 (1.18%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (1.18%) RESTful
6 1 (1.18%) SOAP
6 1 (1.18%) XSLT
6 1 (1.18%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.59%) Public Cloud
3 5 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.71%) PKI
5 3 (3.53%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (2.35%) Derivative
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.18%) Clustering
7 1 (1.18%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.18%) DataPower
7 1 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.18%) Grid Computing
7 1 (1.18%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.18%) Replication
7 1 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.12%) Linux
2 10 (11.76%) Windows
3 4 (4.71%) Unix
3 4 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.53%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.18%) AIX
5 1 (1.18%) MVS
5 1 (1.18%) VMS
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.35%) Migration
2 15 (17.65%) ITIL
3 13 (15.29%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.94%) Change Management
5 10 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 10 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 10 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (10.59%) Capacity Management
6 9 (10.59%) Change Control
6 9 (10.59%) Project Management
7 8 (9.41%) Cybersecurity
7 8 (9.41%) ITSM
7 8 (9.41%) Service Management
8 7 (8.24%) Information Security
8 7 (8.24%) Investment Management
8 7 (8.24%) Process Improvement
8 7 (8.24%) Validation
9 6 (7.06%) Demand Management
9 6 (7.06%) Project Governance
9 6 (7.06%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) SQL
2 8 (9.41%) C#
3 7 (8.24%) Java
3 7 (8.24%) PowerShell
4 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (7.06%) Python
5 5 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.71%) GraphQL
6 4 (4.71%) PHP
6 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.35%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.18%) Go
8 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (9.41%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.41%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.71%) Degree
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.35%) CCIE
4 2 (2.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.18%) CCNA
5 1 (1.18%) CCNP
5 1 (1.18%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.71%) MiFID
1 4 (4.71%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) QA
3 1 (1.18%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 7 (8.24%) Active Directory
1 7 (8.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.06%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.18%) HDFS
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (7.06%) vRealize
2 4 (4.71%) SCOM
3 3 (3.53%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.35%) Ansible
4 2 (2.35%) Nagios
4 2 (2.35%) OpenView
4 2 (2.35%) SCCM
4 2 (2.35%) XenMobile
5 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.18%) Control-M
5 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.18%) Grafana
5 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.18%) Oozie
5 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.18%) Puppet
5 1 (1.18%) Salt
5 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.59%) Mercator
2 9 (10.59%) VMware
3 7 (8.24%) Cisco
4 6 (7.06%) Adobe
5 4 (4.71%) Apigee
5 4 (4.71%) Splunk
6 3 (3.53%) Oracle
6 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
6 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
7 2 (2.35%) F5
7 2 (2.35%) HP
7 2 (2.35%) IBM
7 2 (2.35%) Murex
7 2 (2.35%) PlateSpin
7 2 (2.35%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.35%) SAP
8 1 (1.18%) Tableau
8 1 (1.18%) Veeam