The first table below looks at the demand for Lombardi skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lombardi over the 3 months to 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition
Rank - 401 403
Contract jobs citing Lombardi 0 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.054% 0.046%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.42% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 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 £425 £450 £390
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +15.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3463 3117 2994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 14.67% 12.86% 11.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2499 2245 2042
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 33
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.00 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +21.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £37.03 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £86.80 £59.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -
Lombardi
England

Lombardi
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Lombardi Jobs Demand Trend in London

Lombardi
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Lombardi Daily Rate Trend in London

Lombardi
Top 12 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Process Server
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (16.67%) DB2
4 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) BPEL
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ

Lombardi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Process Server
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
2 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 3 (50.00%) Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Analyst Developer
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Architect
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) BPEL
2 1 (16.67%) Master Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Cognos