The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Certification in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Certification over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Certification
Rank 564 570 546
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -24
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 25 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.014% 0.052%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.25% 0.075% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 20
Average daily rate
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£420 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £450 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 - £430
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IBM Certification
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Qualifications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10154 9384 8450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 19.11% 18.65% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6152 5396 4705
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 386 436
Average hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £13.36 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.00 £44.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -0.45%

IBM Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM Certification across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

IBM Certification Jobs Demand Trend in England

IBM Certification
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Certification across the England region.

IBM Certification Daily Rate Trend in England

IBM Certification
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Certification across the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IBM Certification Daily Rate Histogram in England

IBM Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM Certification across the England region.

IBM Certification Hourly Rate Trend in England

IBM Certification
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Certification within the England region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -7 15 £450 - 1
London +19 5 £375 -16.66%
Yorkshire - 2 £500 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
IBM Certification
UK

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IBM Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Certification.

1 31 (100.00%) IBM
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
3 18 (58.06%) Windows
3 18 (58.06%) AIX
3 18 (58.06%) DB2
3 18 (58.06%) WebSphere
4 17 (54.84%) WebSphere MQ
5 16 (51.61%) Solaris
5 16 (51.61%) JMS
5 16 (51.61%) Clustering
5 16 (51.61%) DataPower
6 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (35.48%) Oracle
8 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
8 9 (29.03%) HTTP
8 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
9 8 (25.81%) Cryptography
9 8 (25.81%) High Availability
9 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
9 8 (25.81%) SSL
9 8 (25.81%) Middleware
9 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (22.58%) Fibre Channel
10 7 (22.58%) VMware
10 7 (22.58%) Brocade
10 7 (22.58%) Finance
10 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing IBM Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (58.06%) WebSphere
2 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
3 6 (19.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.23%) ColdFusion
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
4 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) JRun
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (12.90%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (9.68%) TRIRIGA
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (19.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) HTTP
2 8 (25.81%) SSL
3 7 (22.58%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (19.35%) VLAN
4 6 (19.35%) NAS
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
5 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) DB2
2 6 (19.35%) Hadoop
2 6 (19.35%) Big Data
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
1 2 (6.45%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.23%) Maven
2 1 (3.23%) Ant
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Storage Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Cloud Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.68%) Data Modeller
5 1 (3.23%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (54.84%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (51.61%) JMS
3 8 (25.81%) Middleware
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (3.23%) jQuery
5 1 (3.23%) HTML5
5 1 (3.23%) Spring
5 1 (3.23%) Dojo
5 1 (3.23%) Symfony
5 1 (3.23%) Fusebox
5 1 (3.23%) HTML
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) J2EE
5 1 (3.23%) CSS
5 1 (3.23%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) Struts
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (51.61%) Clustering
1 16 (51.61%) DataPower
2 12 (38.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (29.03%) Management Information System
4 8 (25.81%) Cryptography
5 6 (19.35%) Replication
5 6 (19.35%) CLARiiON
5 6 (19.35%) Hybrid Cloud
5 6 (19.35%) EMC VNX
5 6 (19.35%) EMC VMAX
5 6 (19.35%) FlexPod
6 2 (6.45%) Client/Server
6 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) AIX
3 16 (51.61%) Solaris
4 6 (19.35%) Data ONTAP
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (29.03%) Configuration Management
3 8 (25.81%) High Availability
4 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (19.35%) Data Protection
5 6 (19.35%) Performance Testing
5 6 (19.35%) Migration
5 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
6 4 (12.90%) Analytics
6 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
6 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (6.45%) RUP
7 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
8 1 (3.23%) Resilience Testing
8 1 (3.23%) Office Automation
8 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
8 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.23%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C#
1 1 (3.23%) Java
1 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
1 1 (3.23%) PHP
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
1 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
1 1 (3.23%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) IBM WebSphere Certification
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (19.35%) Hyper-V
2 6 (19.35%) SRDF
2 6 (19.35%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 6 (19.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) NetBackup
1 6 (19.35%) EMC VPLEX
1 6 (19.35%) SnapMirror
1 6 (19.35%) SnapVault
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli
2 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) IBM
2 11 (35.48%) Oracle
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
4 7 (22.58%) Brocade
5 6 (19.35%) PlateSpin
5 6 (19.35%) Fujitsu
5 6 (19.35%) Veeam
5 6 (19.35%) SAP
5 6 (19.35%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) HP
5 6 (19.35%) Dell
5 6 (19.35%) EMC
5 6 (19.35%) Hitachi
5 6 (19.35%) NetApp
5 6 (19.35%) NetIQ
5 6 (19.35%) Symantec
6 4 (12.90%) Cognos
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