The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Certification in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Certification over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM Certification
Rank 420 420 412
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 5 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.013% 0.033%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.14% 0.080% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £493
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -8.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £430
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
IBM Certification
England

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

Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3668 3730 3564
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.63% 15.86% 14.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2392 2395 2164
Average daily rate £425 £423 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 107 121
Average hourly rate £22.25 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.10% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £43.00 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.12 £19.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.94% -9.52%

IBM Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

IBM Certification Jobs Demand Trend in London

IBM Certification
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IBM Certification Daily Rate Trend in London

IBM Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IBM Certification Hourly Rate Trend in London

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (50.00%) NFS
2 5 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) Migration
2 5 (50.00%) Replication
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) CLARiiON
2 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (50.00%) Brocade
2 5 (50.00%) VLAN
2 5 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 5 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) NAS
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam
2 5 (50.00%) SRDF
2 5 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Hadoop

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 4 (40.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (30.00%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) VLAN
1 5 (50.00%) NAS
1 5 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Storage Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Cloud Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Replication
1 5 (50.00%) CLARiiON
1 5 (50.00%) FlexPod
1 5 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
1 5 (50.00%) EMC VNX
1 5 (50.00%) EMC VMAX
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) DataPower
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (10.00%) AIX
2 1 (10.00%) Solaris
2 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Migration
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Testing
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 5 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Analytics
2 4 (40.00%) Data Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
4 1 (10.00%) High Availability
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) NFS
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (50.00%) SRDF
1 5 (50.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 5 (50.00%) EMC VPLEX
1 5 (50.00%) SnapMirror
1 5 (50.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) IBM
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
2 5 (50.00%) Hitachi
2 5 (50.00%) NetApp
2 5 (50.00%) NetIQ
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) Brocade
2 5 (50.00%) PlateSpin
2 5 (50.00%) Fujitsu
2 5 (50.00%) Veeam
2 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (50.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos