Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for IBM Blueworks skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM Blueworks over the 6 months to 24 February 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 Blueworks Live
UK > England
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 820 797 833
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 -38
Contract jobs citing IBM Blueworks 27 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.029% 0.026% 0.012%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.16% 0.20% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 9
England median daily rate £463 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £345 £303 £340
90th Percentile £569 £588 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £388
% change year-on-year +5.56% +16.13% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

IBM Blueworks is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 17,383 11,511 7,587
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 18.79% 12.96% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,145 8,026 5,292
England median daily rate £475 £450 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.75% +2.06%
10th Percentile £300 £291 £275
90th Percentile £625 £625 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 218 160 121
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.96 £11.00
90th Percentile £56.13 £56.75 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.65 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.25% -6.76% -11.11%

IBM Blueworks
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing IBM Blueworks as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Blueworks in England

IBM Blueworks
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM Blueworks in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Blueworks in England

IBM Blueworks
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM Blueworks in England over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM Blueworks in England

IBM Blueworks
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Blueworks within the England region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East - 12 £488 -
London -33 11 £406 -26.14% 3
South West +14 2 £406 -9.72%
North West - 2 - -
North of England - 2 - -
IBM Blueworks
UK

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Blueworks 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 England region with a requirement for IBM Blueworks.

1 19 (70.37%) MS Visio
2 15 (55.56%) IBM
2 15 (55.56%) BPMN
3 12 (44.44%) Finance
4 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (37.04%) Six Sigma
5 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
6 8 (29.63%) Workflow
7 7 (25.93%) Scrum
7 7 (25.93%) Document Management
8 6 (22.22%) Workflow Management
8 6 (22.22%) Billing
8 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
8 6 (22.22%) User Stories
8 6 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
9 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
10 4 (14.81%) Banking
10 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
11 3 (11.11%) Legal
11 3 (11.11%) JIRA
11 3 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
11 3 (11.11%) Use Case
11 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
11 3 (11.11%) BDD
11 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (11.11%) Persona Development
12 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analysis
12 2 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model

IBM Blueworks
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (3.70%) Confluence
1 1 (3.70%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (70.37%) MS Visio
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 12 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Billing
3 4 (14.81%) Banking
4 3 (11.11%) Legal
5 2 (7.41%) Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Analyst
2 19 (70.37%) Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Pensions Analyst
4 7 (25.93%) Process Analyst
5 6 (22.22%) Pensions Business Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Operations Analyst
6 5 (18.52%) Workflow Analyst
7 3 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Data Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Finance Business Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) GDPR Business Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Life and Pensions Business Analyst
8 2 (7.41%) Operations Business Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Administrator
9 1 (3.70%) Process Mapping Business Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Risk Data Analyst
9 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) XML
1 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Fintech
3 1 (3.70%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) BPMN
2 10 (37.04%) Six Sigma
2 10 (37.04%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Business Analysis
4 8 (29.63%) Workflow
5 7 (25.93%) Document Management
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
6 6 (22.22%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
6 6 (22.22%) User Stories
6 6 (22.22%) Workflow Management
7 5 (18.52%) Data Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) BDD
8 3 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (11.11%) Persona Development
8 3 (11.11%) Use Case
8 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 2 (7.41%) Data Mapping
9 2 (7.41%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CBAP
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) IIBA
2 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (3.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) IFRS
2 1 (3.70%) IFRS 9
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Informatica
2 1 (3.70%) Minitab
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.70%) SAP