Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for IBM UrbanCode skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM UrbanCode over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM UrbanCode
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 257 233 238
Rank change year-on-year -24 +5 -
Contract jobs citing IBM UrbanCode 7 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.10% 0.12% 0.059%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.44% 0.60% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 3
City of London median daily rate £531 £650 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.27% +13.04% -
10th Percentile £470 £469 £563
90th Percentile £594 £744 £618
Central London median daily rate £531 £650 £575
% change year-on-year -18.27% +13.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

IBM UrbanCode is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 1,575 1,327 1,182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 22.54% 19.55% 17.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,299 1,020 970
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £363 £331 £325
90th Percentile £638 £625 £625
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
City of London median hourly rate £32.00 £24.99 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.04% -34.66% -7.27%
10th Percentile £31.00 £23.18 £32.23
90th Percentile £41.60 £27.11 £45.68
Central London median hourly rate £33.50 £27.75 £38.25
% change year-on-year +20.72% -27.45% -7.27%

IBM UrbanCode
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IBM UrbanCode as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for IBM UrbanCode in the City of London

IBM UrbanCode
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM UrbanCode in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM UrbanCode in the City of London

IBM UrbanCode
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM UrbanCode in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM UrbanCode in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM UrbanCode also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for IBM UrbanCode.

1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Sonatype Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Java
3 4 (57.14%) Unix
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Python
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (57.14%) Ansible
3 4 (57.14%) Docker
3 4 (57.14%) Puppet
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
3 4 (57.14%) IBM Cloud
3 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
4 3 (42.86%) AppDynamics
4 3 (42.86%) GitHub
4 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
4 3 (42.86%) IBM
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 3 (42.86%) Oracle
5 2 (28.57%) LDAP

IBM UrbanCode
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (28.57%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Sentinel
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (57.14%) IBM Cloud
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) GitHub
3 2 (28.57%) Datadog
3 2 (28.57%) IaaS
3 2 (28.57%) OpenShift
3 2 (28.57%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Aerospike
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (28.57%) Couchbase
1 2 (28.57%) Hazelcast
1 2 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 2 (28.57%) Redis
2 1 (14.29%) DataStage
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (57.14%) Jenkins
4 3 (42.86%) Bitbucket
4 3 (42.86%) Maven
4 3 (42.86%) Selenium
5 2 (28.57%) Artifactory
5 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
5 2 (28.57%) GitLab
5 2 (28.57%) Gradle
5 2 (28.57%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (28.57%) TeamCity
5 2 (28.57%) Zephyr
6 1 (14.29%) Ant
6 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
6 1 (14.29%) Toad
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Java EE
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) RESTful
1 2 (28.57%) Spring Boot
1 2 (28.57%) Vert.x
2 1 (14.29%) EDI
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Hedge funds
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
1 2 (28.57%) Public Cloud
1 2 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 1 (14.29%) DataPower
2 1 (14.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) DevOps
2 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (42.86%) Test Automation
5 2 (28.57%) Analytics
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) Coaching
5 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (28.57%) Event-Driven Architecture
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) Migration
5 2 (28.57%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
6 1 (14.29%) BDD
6 1 (14.29%) ETL
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Python
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (28.57%) Go
4 2 (28.57%) Ruby
5 1 (14.29%) C
5 1 (14.29%) C++
5 1 (14.29%) Korn
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SEPA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) Ansible
1 4 (57.14%) Kubernetes
1 4 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (28.57%) Consul
2 2 (28.57%) Mesos
2 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (28.57%) Rancher
2 2 (28.57%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) AppDynamics
1 3 (42.86%) IBM
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Google
2 2 (28.57%) Micro Focus
2 2 (28.57%) New Relic
2 2 (28.57%) Splunk