The table below looks at the statistics for IBM Connections skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM Connections over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM Connections
Rank 656 - 605
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM Connections 5 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% - 0.009%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.051% - 0.053%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 3
Median daily rate £419 - £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9837 9994 9435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.21% 17.54% 17.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 6506 6276 5543
Median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 312 390
Median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.15 £41.85 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

IBM Connections
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing IBM Connections as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

IBM Connections Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IBM Connections
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM Connections within the UK.

IBM Connections Daily Rate Trend in the UK

IBM Connections
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM Connections within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

IBM Connections Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

IBM Connections
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Connections within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 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
England - 4 £438 -
London - 2 £463 -
Inverclyde - 1 £400 -
Scotland - 1 £400 -
Gourock - 1 £400 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £238 -
City of London - 1 - -
Watford - 1 £238 -
Birmingham - 1 £438 -
West Midlands - 1 £438 -
East of England - 1 £238 -

IBM Connections
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Connections also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for IBM Connections.

1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) IBM Domino
3 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (60.00%) Lotus
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Certification
4 2 (40.00%) JavaBeans
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) LotusScript
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) JSON
4 2 (40.00%) Dojo
4 2 (40.00%) XPages
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Information Security
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (20.00%) Information Management

IBM Connections
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (80.00%) IBM Domino
2 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Lotus Notes Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Technical Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Ajax
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Dojo
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaBeans
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) XML
1 2 (40.00%) XPages
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Management
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Information Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Information Management
1 1 (20.00%) Information Security
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) LotusScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus
3 1 (20.00%) Cognos
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) VMware