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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Certification
Rank 564 563 521
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -42
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 6 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.015% 0.024%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.064% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
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£450 £330 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -17.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £343 £431
% change year-on-year
+31.38% -20.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
9352 9259 7624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.94% 19.30% 18.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5428 5493 4123
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £535 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 445 470 423
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.47 £13.33 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £18.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -19.10%

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 26 May 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
London +6 4 £463 +32.14% 1
South East -5 2 £450 - 1
IBM Certification
UK

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 26 (100.00%) IBM
2 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 11 (42.31%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) DB2
5 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 7 (26.92%) FileNet
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (26.92%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
8 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
8 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (19.23%) Back Office
8 5 (19.23%) Middleware
8 5 (19.23%) FTP
8 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
8 5 (19.23%) DataPower
8 5 (19.23%) Kofax
8 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
8 5 (19.23%) SDLC
9 4 (15.38%) Analytics
9 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
9 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
9 4 (15.38%) TortoiseSVN
9 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (53.85%) WebSphere
2 7 (26.92%) FileNet
2 7 (26.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (19.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 3 (11.54%) TRIRIGA
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) FTP
2 4 (15.38%) HTTP
3 3 (11.54%) Internet
3 3 (11.54%) APPN
3 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.54%) SNA
3 3 (11.54%) LAN
3 3 (11.54%) WAN
4 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) DB2
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 3 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) TortoiseSVN
1 4 (15.38%) Subversion
1 4 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Ant
2 1 (3.85%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) CruiseControl
2 1 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Back Office
3 4 (15.38%) Financial Institution
4 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Administrator
3 5 (19.23%) FileNet Administrator
4 4 (15.38%) FileNet Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Desktop Support
4 4 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modeller
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Integrator
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 5 (19.23%) Middleware
4 4 (15.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
5 3 (11.54%) APPC
6 2 (7.69%) JMS
7 1 (3.85%) WSDL
7 1 (3.85%) HTML
7 1 (3.85%) SOAP
7 1 (3.85%) XML
7 1 (3.85%) XSLT
7 1 (3.85%) Spring
7 1 (3.85%) Spring Batch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) DataPower
2 3 (11.54%) AS400
2 3 (11.54%) iSeries
2 3 (11.54%) Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (15.38%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (15.38%) HPUX
3 4 (15.38%) Windows NT
3 4 (15.38%) UNIX
3 4 (15.38%) zOS
4 3 (11.54%) AIX
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Solaris
4 3 (11.54%) i5/OS
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 2 (7.69%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
1 5 (19.23%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (19.23%) Waterfall
1 5 (19.23%) SDLC
2 4 (15.38%) Analytics
2 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
2 4 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (15.38%) Document Management
2 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
2 4 (15.38%) EAI
2 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
2 4 (15.38%) SOA
2 4 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Project Management
4 2 (7.69%) Line Management
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) RPG
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C
2 3 (11.54%) COBOL
3 1 (3.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 8 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (19.23%) Kofax
3 4 (15.38%) Cognos
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (11.54%) NetIQ
4 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) HP
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