Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for PowerHA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited PowerHA over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 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 PowerHA
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 841 843
Rank change year-on-year -6 +2 -37
Contract jobs citing PowerHA 15 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.016% 0.014% 0.022%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.12% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 7
England median daily rate £425 £315 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.92% -30.00% +7.78%
10th Percentile £153 £257 £373
90th Percentile £450 £441 £496
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £450
% change year-on-year - -5.56% +7.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
England median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK median hourly rate - £16.00 -

PowerHA is in the System Software 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 system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12124 12020 10775
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.79% 12.32% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7943 7609 6233
England median daily rate £425 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +10.00% +8.70%
10th Percentile £161 £175 £160
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 659 810 1168
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.21
90th Percentile £47.30 £39.78 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £15.88 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.94% -0.78% +6.67%

PowerHA
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for PowerHA in England

PowerHA
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for PowerHA in England

PowerHA
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing PowerHA in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for PowerHA in England

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing PowerHA in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for PowerHA in England

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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 PowerHA within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
North of England +56 10 £444 +45.49% 1
North West +32 10 £444 +8.90% 1
London -8 3 £488 +74.11%
South East +4 1 £413 -2.94%
PowerHA
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing PowerHA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PowerHA.

1 15 (100.00%) AIX
2 11 (73.33%) HACMP
3 9 (60.00%) Migration
4 8 (53.33%) Clustering
4 8 (53.33%) iSeries
4 8 (53.33%) GPFS
4 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
5 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) IBM
6 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (13.33%) ITIL
7 2 (13.33%) Unix
7 2 (13.33%) Solaris
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) Banking
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Finance
7 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Big Data
8 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (6.67%) LPAR
8 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
8 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
8 1 (6.67%) Change Management
8 1 (6.67%) SSH
8 1 (6.67%) Logistics
8 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
8 1 (6.67%) WebSphere
8 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus

PowerHA
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 (6.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) SMS
1 1 (6.67%) SSH
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Big Data
1 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) AIX Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Flash
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) HACMP
2 8 (53.33%) Clustering
2 8 (53.33%) Data Centre
2 8 (53.33%) iSeries
3 1 (6.67%) LPAR
3 1 (6.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) AIX
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
3 1 (6.67%) HPUX
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) ITIL
2 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Service Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) GPFS
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas