The table below looks at the statistics for Lombardi skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lombardi over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition
Rank 577 591 554
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -37
Contract jobs citing Lombardi 25 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.045% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.35% 0.10% 0.074%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 0
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£525 £513 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £550 £475 -
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7201 6798 5382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.93% 12.46% 11.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4614 4347 3415
Average daily rate £400 £375 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 132 134
Average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.01% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.21 £31.00 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.04 £37.80 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -

Lombardi
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Lombardi Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Lombardi
Daily Rate Trend

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

Lombardi Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Lombardi
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Lombardi within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Lombardi Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Lombardi
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Lombardi within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +7 19 £538 +4.87%
London -2 7 £443 -19.54%
North West -12 6 £594 +25.00%
Manchester - 5 £613 -
Northamptonshire - 5 £400 -
East Midlands - 5 £400 -
Northampton - 4 - -
South West - 1 £650 -
Scotland - 1 £575 -
Edinburgh - 1 £575 -

Lombardi
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 26 (78.79%) IBM
2 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (36.36%) Finance
4 11 (33.33%) Java
4 11 (33.33%) Oracle
5 10 (30.30%) Scrum
6 9 (27.27%) Pega
6 9 (27.27%) Oracle BPM
7 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
7 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 8 (24.24%) Business Objects
7 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
8 7 (21.21%) Informatica
8 7 (21.21%) J2EE
8 7 (21.21%) TDD
8 7 (21.21%) BPMN
9 6 (18.18%) Coaching
9 6 (18.18%) Banking
9 6 (18.18%) AquaLogic
9 6 (18.18%) Workflow
9 6 (18.18%) OOP
9 6 (18.18%) OO
10 5 (15.15%) EAI
10 5 (15.15%) SOA
10 5 (15.15%) Technical Analysis
11 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
11 4 (12.12%) Process Management
11 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
12 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (9.09%) HP

Lombardi
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.18%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (6.06%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (3.03%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Developer
2 12 (36.36%) Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Process Designer
4 1 (3.03%) Designer
4 1 (3.03%) AWS Architect
4 1 (3.03%) Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
4 1 (3.03%) Consultant
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Developer
4 1 (3.03%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) J2EE
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) XML
2 2 (6.06%) XSLT
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) Drools
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (3.03%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) CSS3
3 1 (3.03%) HTML
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Solaris
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Scrum
3 8 (24.24%) Data Modelling
4 7 (21.21%) TDD
4 7 (21.21%) BPMN
5 6 (18.18%) Coaching
5 6 (18.18%) Workflow
5 6 (18.18%) OOP
5 6 (18.18%) OO
6 5 (15.15%) EAI
6 5 (15.15%) SOA
6 5 (15.15%) Technical Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.12%) Process Management
8 3 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Web Application Development
9 2 (6.06%) Web Development
9 2 (6.06%) ITSM
9 2 (6.06%) ETL
9 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.06%) Perl
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
3 2 (6.06%) VB
3 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ISEB
1 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Xen
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) Nagios
1 2 (6.06%) SCCM
1 2 (6.06%) SCOM
1 2 (6.06%) Zenoss
1 2 (6.06%) Puppet
1 2 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) IBM
2 11 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (27.27%) Pega
4 8 (24.24%) Business Objects
5 7 (21.21%) Informatica
6 3 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) BMC
7 2 (6.06%) CA
7 2 (6.06%) ILOG
7 2 (6.06%) Remedy
7 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 2 (6.06%) Microsoft