Period
to 20 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 235 230 228
Rank change year-on-year -5 -2 +61
Contract jobs citing IBM UrbanCode 19 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.27% 0.048% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.30% 0.25% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
City of London median daily rate £588 £775 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.19% +24.00% +19.05%
10th Percentile £578 £738 £613
90th Percentile £613 £813 £638
Central London median daily rate £588 £775 £451
% change year-on-year -24.19% +72.03% -14.19%
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 1,460 1,196 1,065
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 21.13% 19.27% 16.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,177 926 861
City of London median daily rate £500 £468 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% +1.63% +5.14%
10th Percentile £369 £320 £313
90th Percentile £633 £625 £601
Central London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £37.75 - £36.82
10th Percentile £28.00 - £30.78
90th Percentile £69.77 - £45.26
Central London median hourly rate £37.75 - £36.82

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

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 18 (94.74%) Docker
1 18 (94.74%) DevOps
2 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 17 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (84.21%) Python
4 15 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (78.95%) Ansible
5 14 (73.68%) Kubernetes
5 14 (73.68%) Sonatype Nexus
5 14 (73.68%) Bash Shell
5 14 (73.68%) Java
5 14 (73.68%) Ruby
6 12 (63.16%) Groovy
6 12 (63.16%) Deployment Automation
7 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
7 11 (57.89%) React
8 10 (52.63%) SonarQube
8 10 (52.63%) Cloud Foundry
8 10 (52.63%) Payment Gateway
8 10 (52.63%) iPad
8 10 (52.63%) PaaS
8 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
8 10 (52.63%) Gerrit
8 10 (52.63%) Node.js
8 10 (52.63%) C#
8 10 (52.63%) C++
8 10 (52.63%) Web Services
8 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
8 10 (52.63%) RESTful
9 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (52.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.26%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (52.63%) PaaS
3 5 (26.32%) Bluemix
3 5 (26.32%) GitHub
3 5 (26.32%) IBM Cloud
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.26%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (89.47%) Jenkins
2 14 (73.68%) Sonatype Nexus
3 10 (52.63%) Gerrit
3 10 (52.63%) SonarQube
4 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 4 (21.05%) GitLab
5 4 (21.05%) Gradle
5 4 (21.05%) Maven
6 2 (10.53%) Selenium
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Kubernetes Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Automation Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.26%) J2EE Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Java Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Lead Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (57.89%) React
2 10 (52.63%) Node.js
2 10 (52.63%) RESTful
2 10 (52.63%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) J2EE
3 1 (5.26%) JSON
3 1 (5.26%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) iPad
2 6 (31.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
1 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) DevOps
2 17 (89.47%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (63.16%) Deployment Automation
4 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (31.58%) Change Management
6 6 (31.58%) Coaching
6 6 (31.58%) SDLC
6 6 (31.58%) Test Automation
7 4 (21.05%) Release Management
8 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
9 2 (10.53%) BDD
9 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
9 2 (10.53%) TDD
10 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
10 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) Python
2 14 (73.68%) Bash Shell
2 14 (73.68%) Java
2 14 (73.68%) Ruby
3 12 (63.16%) Groovy
4 11 (57.89%) JavaScript
5 10 (52.63%) C#
5 10 (52.63%) C++
6 2 (10.53%) Perl
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (78.95%) Ansible
2 14 (73.68%) Kubernetes
3 4 (21.05%) Mesos
3 4 (21.05%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Rancher