The first table below looks at the demand for Lombardi skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lombardi over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Development Applications category for the England region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition
Rank 559 525 535
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +10
Contract jobs citing Lombardi 1 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.031% 0.023%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.016% 0.26% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 8
Average daily rate
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- £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £390
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
6133 5314 5312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.83% 11.68% 10.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3993 3380 3222
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £528 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £330
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 127 143 195
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £24.90 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
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Lombardi
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Lombardi Jobs Demand Trend in England

Lombardi
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Lombardi Daily Rate Trend in England

Lombardi
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 Lombardi within the England region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014. 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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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Daily Rate
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Lombardi
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Lombardi 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 Lombardi.

1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Process Server
4 3 (33.33%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) PLM
5 2 (22.22%) Process Management
5 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 2 (22.22%) Validation
5 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
5 2 (22.22%) DB2
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Use Case
6 1 (11.11%) Release Management
6 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
6 1 (11.11%) Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) BPEL
6 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
6 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
6 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Automotive
6 1 (11.11%) Banking
6 1 (11.11%) SUSE

Lombardi
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Lombardi 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 Lombardi. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
2 1 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) SUSE
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) PLM
2 2 (22.22%) Process Management
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Use Case
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) BPEL
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Image Processing
3 1 (11.11%) Master Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) JCL
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) RACF
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos
2 1 (11.11%) Avaya
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle