The table below looks at the statistics for Lombardi skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Lombardi over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Lombardi Edition
Rank 633 645 630
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Contract jobs citing Lombardi 1 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.033% 0.009%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.011% 0.24% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 15 4
Median daily rate - £550 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.59%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £550 £450
% change year-on-year
- +22.22%
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 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
8745 8062 7301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.40% 13.82% 12.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5886 5288 4656
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 146 160 137
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £23.75 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £55.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.82%

Lombardi
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Lombardi as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 8 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Lombardi 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 Lombardi.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere

Lombardi
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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Senior WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM