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 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Sterling
Rank 448 429 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Contract jobs citing IBM Sterling 3 13 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.013% 0.055% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.031% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £600 £488 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £700
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -42.85%
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
9794 10259 11025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 42.55% 43.31% 45.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 6518 6761 6902
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £594 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 220 243
Median hourly rate £17.10 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 26 August 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) J2EE
3 7 (46.67%) Unix
3 7 (46.67%) ATG
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) Subversion
4 6 (40.00%) Maven
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Linux
4 6 (40.00%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Middleware
4 6 (40.00%) webMethods
4 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 6 (40.00%) JIRA
4 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 6 (40.00%) Release Management
5 5 (33.33%) Puppet
5 5 (33.33%) Data Extraction
5 5 (33.33%) HTTP
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Ant
5 5 (33.33%) IIS
5 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (26.67%) Retail

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%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (33.33%) IIS
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Fredhopper
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 5 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) FTP
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (40.00%) JIRA
1 6 (40.00%) Maven
1 6 (40.00%) Subversion
2 5 (33.33%) Ant
3 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Deployment Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Re-Platforming Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Architect
5 1 (6.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Supply Chain Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Web Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) J2EE
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (6.67%) Gherkin
3 1 (6.67%) JMS
3 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.67%) RESTful
3 1 (6.67%) SAP PI
3 1 (6.67%) SAP XI
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 5 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Unix
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Release Management
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) BDD
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) MODAF
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Refactoring
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) DBS Check
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (6.67%) Control-M
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 8 (53.33%) Oracle
3 7 (46.67%) ATG
4 6 (40.00%) webMethods
5 1 (6.67%) BMC
5 1 (6.67%) hybris
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) MuleSoft
5 1 (6.67%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.67%) RedPrairie
5 1 (6.67%) SAP
5 1 (6.67%) WorldPay