Period
to 27 November 2021

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 27 November 2021 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
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 121 225
Rank change year-on-year -53 +104 +27
Contract jobs citing IBM UrbanCode 10 3 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.15% 0.035%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.36% 0.87% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 2
10th Percentile £461 " £515
25th Percentile £467 £513 £538
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £588 £525 £575
Median % change year-on-year +11.90% -8.70% +8.24%
75th Percentile £665 £538 £613
90th Percentile £691 " £635
Central London median daily rate £588 £525 £575
% change year-on-year +11.90% -8.70% +8.24%

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 734 344 987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 18.45% 17.54% 17.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 257 782
10th Percentile £414 £313 £363
25th Percentile £478 £415 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £575 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £675 £588 £600
90th Percentile £768 £650 £675
Central London median daily rate £575 £525 £513
% change year-on-year +9.52% +2.44% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
10th Percentile £34.73 " £28.30
25th Percentile £37.31 " £38.88
Median hourly rate £41.75 - £50.25
75th Percentile £46.31 " £57.87
90th Percentile £48.98 " £62.15
Central London median hourly rate £41.75 - £50.25

IBM UrbanCode
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing IBM UrbanCode as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IBM UrbanCode in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for IBM UrbanCode in the City of London

IBM UrbanCode
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IBM UrbanCode in the City of London over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Daily rate histogram for IBM UrbanCode in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (40.00%) ETL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 4 (40.00%) Big Data
3 4 (40.00%) Kafka
3 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
3 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
3 4 (40.00%) Data Science
3 4 (40.00%) Log Aggregation
3 4 (40.00%) Data Pipeline
4 3 (30.00%) Legacy Applications
4 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (30.00%) VMS
4 3 (30.00%) FileNet
4 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
5 2 (20.00%) Selenium

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 4 (40.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (30.00%) FileNet
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (10.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) AWS
1 2 (20.00%) Azure
1 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 1 (10.00%) Datadog
2 1 (10.00%) OpenShift
2 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) Big Data
1 4 (40.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 6 (60.00%) Jenkins
1 6 (60.00%) TeamCity
2 4 (40.00%) JUnit
3 2 (20.00%) Artifactory
3 2 (20.00%) Bitbucket
3 2 (20.00%) Selenium
3 2 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
4 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (10.00%) JIRA
4 1 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (10.00%) SonarQube
4 1 (10.00%) Subversion
4 1 (10.00%) VisualSVN
4 1 (10.00%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) International Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Data Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Big Data Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) FileNet Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) FileNet Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) IT Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Python Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Kafka
2 3 (30.00%) J2EE
2 3 (30.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Algorithms
2 3 (30.00%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) VMS
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) DevOps
2 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Pipeline
2 4 (40.00%) Data Science
2 4 (40.00%) ETL
2 4 (40.00%) Log Aggregation
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
4 1 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Secure Coding
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Python
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Groovy
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Micro Focus
4 1 (10.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) New Relic
4 1 (10.00%) RedGate
4 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
4 1 (10.00%) Splunk
4 1 (10.00%) Veracode