The table below looks at the statistics 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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition
Rank 407 411 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing Lombardi 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.005% 0.019% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.031% 0.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £300 £438
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -31.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Lombardi
England

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

Development Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
3177 3183 2960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 15.00% 15.01% 13.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2349 2405 2140
Average daily rate £475 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 13
Average hourly rate £50.00 £24.69 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.55% -34.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.80 £37.50 £37.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% +1.35%

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 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) LDAP
2 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 4 (44.44%) SSL
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
2 4 (44.44%) HTTP
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Process Server
2 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 4 (44.44%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
2 4 (44.44%) snoop
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Process Management
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) SOA
4 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Workflow

Lombardi
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (44.44%) WebSphere
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (11.11%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) HTTP
1 4 (44.44%) LDAP
1 4 (44.44%) snoop
1 4 (44.44%) SSL
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
1 4 (44.44%) tcpdump
1 4 (44.44%) Wireshark
2 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
1 3 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Designer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Process Designer
3 1 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Business Process Designer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
1 4 (44.44%) Unix
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) Process Management
3 2 (22.22%) BPMN
3 2 (22.22%) Requirements Management
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) EAI
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Pega