Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for IBM Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 6 months to 17 December 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 Certification
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 632 640 615
Rank change year-on-year +8 -25 -20
Contract jobs citing IBM Certification 2 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.004% 0.006% 0.018%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.026% 0.037% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
London median daily rate £325 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.71% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £304 £294
90th Percentile £338 £561 £438
England median daily rate £225 £315 £381
% change year-on-year -28.57% -17.38% -9.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

IBM Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
London
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 7,577 8,068 7,665
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 16.19% 17.09% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,874 5,376 4,951
London median daily rate £500 £480 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.17% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £271
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 174 120
London median hourly rate £23.92 £21.70 £19.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.22% +10.95% -3.42%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.50 £11.36
90th Percentile £54.79 £48.75 £48.84
England median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +0.48% -1.96% +7.37%

IBM Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing IBM Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for IBM Certification in London

IBM Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM Certification in London

IBM Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Certification in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM Certification in London

IBM Certification
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM Certification within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 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
Central London -25 1 - -
IBM Certification
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM Certification 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 London region with a requirement for IBM Certification.

1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Compaq
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (50.00%) HP ASE
2 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
2 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows

IBM Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) HP Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Storage Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Sun Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Customer-Centricity
1 1 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) HP ASE
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Compaq
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Sun