The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM Sterling products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Sterling over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within IBM Sterling Order Management (formerly Yantra).

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Sterling
Rank 425 418 424
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM Sterling 11 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.027% 0.008%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.066% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Median daily rate £408 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate - £325 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
IBM Sterling
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9202 9111 10592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.09% 40.31% 44.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6113 6037 7235
Median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 161 263
Median hourly rate £19.75 £20.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +11.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.27 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

IBM Sterling
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing IBM Sterling as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Sterling Jobs Demand Trend in London

IBM Sterling
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

IBM Sterling Daily Rate Trend in London

IBM Sterling
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Sterling across the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

IBM Sterling Daily Rate Histogram in London

IBM Sterling
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

IBM Sterling Hourly Rate Trend in London

IBM Sterling
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Sterling within the London region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -2 1 - -
IBM Sterling
England

IBM Sterling
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Sterling also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for IBM Sterling.

1 15 (100.00%) IBM
2 11 (73.33%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Retail
4 7 (46.67%) Logistics
4 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (33.33%) Finance
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) J2EE
5 5 (33.33%) SOAP
5 5 (33.33%) Banking
5 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
6 4 (26.67%) Confluence
6 4 (26.67%) Puppet
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
6 4 (26.67%) Firewall
6 4 (26.67%) XML
6 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (26.67%) Windows
6 4 (26.67%) zOS
6 4 (26.67%) API Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
8 2 (13.33%) Tandem
8 2 (13.33%) ISPF
8 2 (13.33%) Axway
8 2 (13.33%) FTP
8 2 (13.33%) B2B
8 2 (13.33%) SSL

IBM Sterling
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (26.67%) Confluence
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) ResourceLink
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HCM
1 1 (6.67%) SAP HR
1 1 (6.67%) SAP Payroll
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Firewall
2 2 (13.33%) FTP
2 2 (13.33%) SSL
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (60.00%) Retail
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Developer
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) J2EE Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Unix Developer
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) J2EE
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 4 (26.67%) XML
3 2 (13.33%) ISPF
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
4 1 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) HTML
4 1 (6.67%) REST
4 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
4 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
1 2 (13.33%) Tandem
2 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Unix
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Logistics
2 4 (26.67%) API Testing
2 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (13.33%) B2B
4 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (6.67%) Data Privacy
5 1 (6.67%) Migration
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JCL
4 1 (6.67%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (13.33%) Axway
2 2 (13.33%) webMethods
3 1 (6.67%) ATG
3 1 (6.67%) NGA Human Resources
3 1 (6.67%) SAP