The first table below looks at the demand 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM Certification
Rank 396 410 391
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -19
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 3 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.033% 0.061%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.081% 0.22% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 5
Average daily rate
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£450 £493 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% +85.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £430 £382
% change year-on-year
-12.79% +12.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Qualifications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
3722 3566 3751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.83% 14.70% 14.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 2387 2158 2247
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 123 141
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
IBM Certification
England

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
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 31 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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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
City of London +23 1 - -
Uxbridge - - - -
IBM Certification
England

IBM Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
2 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) DB2
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (33.33%) MCITP
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (33.33%) Moodle
2 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 2 (22.22%) Clustering
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Statistics
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery

IBM Certification
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
1 3 (33.33%) Moodle
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Connections
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle DBA
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Services Manager
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Developer
2 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Portal Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Service Management
1 3 (33.33%) Identity Management
1 3 (33.33%) Workflow
1 3 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle Certification
1 3 (33.33%) IBM WebSphere Certification
1 3 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli
1 3 (33.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle