Period
to 18 January 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Sony products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sony over the 6 months to 18 January 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Sony Corporation.

Sony
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 623 600 575
Rank change year-on-year -23 -25 +16
Contract jobs citing Sony 7 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% 0.005% 0.027%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.011% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
London median daily rate £400 £351 £158
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.12% +122.54% -65.00%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £123
90th Percentile £425 £351 £290
England median daily rate £400 £351 £415
% change year-on-year +14.12% -15.54% -7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

Sony is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in London.

All Vendors
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,758 18,114 17,966
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 40.35% 43.12% 40.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,814 12,027 11,827
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £263 £265 £250
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 296 334
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.92 £11.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.83 £55.00 £47.73
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Sony
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Sony in London

Sony
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sony in London

Sony
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sony in London

Sony
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 Sony within the London region over the 6 months to 18 January 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 -18 2 - -
Sony
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Sony 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 Sony.

1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) Java
3 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
3 3 (42.86%) RESTful
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (28.57%) STB
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
4 2 (28.57%) Facebook
4 2 (28.57%) Twitter
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) PHP
4 2 (28.57%) Flash
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
4 2 (28.57%) BBC
4 2 (28.57%) Games
4 2 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) PlayStation
4 2 (28.57%) API Design
4 2 (28.57%) RAML
4 2 (28.57%) Vue (Vue.js)

Sony
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 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (14.29%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 1 (14.29%) Dropbox
1 1 (14.29%) iTunes
1 1 (14.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (28.57%) Electronics
1 2 (28.57%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Music Industry
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
4 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) RESTful
3 2 (28.57%) Flash
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) RAML
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (28.57%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) DHTML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) JSR 170
4 1 (14.29%) Laravel
4 1 (14.29%) OSGi
4 1 (14.29%) RequireJS
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) Symfony
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) BBC
1 2 (28.57%) PlayStation
1 2 (28.57%) STB
1 2 (28.57%) Video\Live Streaming
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (14.29%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) API Design
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
1 2 (28.57%) Regression Testing
1 2 (28.57%) Scrum
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 1 (14.29%) Analytics
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Global Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) Ruby
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP 5
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Facebook
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft