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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Certification
Rank 573 565 532
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -33
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 13 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.065% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 7
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£450 - £430
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 - £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £428
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.28%
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
9316 9233 8117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.63% 18.99% 18.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 5538 5342 4400
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 418 459
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.10 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%

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
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 2 July 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
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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 -19 8 £450 - 1
London +6 5 £450 - 1
IBM Certification
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IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 16 (59.26%) WebSphere
3 15 (55.56%) Windows
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
5 11 (40.74%) DB2
6 10 (37.04%) WebSphere MQ
7 9 (33.33%) AIX
7 9 (33.33%) Solaris
7 9 (33.33%) Clustering
7 9 (33.33%) DataPower
8 8 (29.63%) JMS
8 8 (29.63%) Java
9 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
9 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
9 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
9 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
9 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
9 7 (25.93%) High Availability
9 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (25.93%) Finance
9 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (22.22%) FileNet
10 6 (22.22%) .NET
11 5 (18.52%) Back Office
11 5 (18.52%) Kofax
11 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
11 5 (18.52%) SDLC
12 4 (14.81%) Analytics

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 16 (59.26%) WebSphere
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (25.93%) SharePoint
3 6 (22.22%) FileNet
4 4 (14.81%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (7.41%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.11%) TRIRIGA
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
2 2 (7.41%) SSL
2 2 (7.41%) SAN
2 2 (7.41%) VLAN
2 2 (7.41%) NAS
2 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.70%) Internet
3 1 (3.70%) APPN
3 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.70%) SNA
3 1 (3.70%) LAN
3 1 (3.70%) WAN
3 1 (3.70%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) DB2
2 2 (7.41%) Hadoop
2 2 (7.41%) Big Data
3 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Back Office
3 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (22.22%) Developer
1 6 (22.22%) Administrator
2 5 (18.52%) FileNet Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) FileNet Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Consultant
3 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Data Modeller
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Desktop Support
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Storage Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (29.63%) JMS
3 6 (22.22%) .NET
4 4 (14.81%) Web Services
5 3 (11.11%) Middleware
6 1 (3.70%) APPC
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Clustering
1 9 (33.33%) DataPower
2 7 (25.93%) Management Information System
2 7 (25.93%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
3 2 (7.41%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (7.41%) FlexPod
3 2 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) CLARiiON
3 2 (7.41%) Cryptography
4 1 (3.70%) iSeries
4 1 (3.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) AIX
3 9 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.41%) Data ONTAP
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) UNIX
6 1 (3.70%) HPUX
6 1 (3.70%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.70%) zOS
6 1 (3.70%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Configuration Management
1 7 (25.93%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (25.93%) High Availability
2 5 (18.52%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (18.52%) Waterfall
2 5 (18.52%) SDLC
3 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
3 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (14.81%) Document Management
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) Line Management
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Management
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
6 1 (3.70%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) Java
2 1 (3.70%) RPG
2 1 (3.70%) SQL
2 1 (3.70%) C
2 1 (3.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) NFS
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 2 (7.41%) SRDF
1 2 (7.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (3.70%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.41%) EMC VPLEX
1 2 (7.41%) SnapMirror
1 2 (7.41%) SnapVault
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (18.52%) Kofax
3 4 (14.81%) Cognos
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.11%) NetIQ
5 2 (7.41%) Symantec
5 2 (7.41%) VMware
5 2 (7.41%) Brocade
5 2 (7.41%) PlateSpin
5 2 (7.41%) Fujitsu
5 2 (7.41%) Veeam
5 2 (7.41%) HP
5 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 2 (7.41%) EMC
5 2 (7.41%) Hitachi
5 2 (7.41%) NetApp
5 2 (7.41%) SAP
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco
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