The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the International Business Machines Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 17 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +19
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 6.13% 3.74% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 11.82% 7.14% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 1
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£383 £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £22.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -17.27%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
110 112 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 51.89% 52.34% 48.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 79 62
Average daily rate £384 £300 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.91% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £173 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 14
Average hourly rate £42.00 £37.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Basingstoke region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 15 (45.45%) Tivoli
2 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
4 13 (39.39%) Windows
5 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 10 (30.30%) DV Cleared
6 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
7 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 9 (27.27%) CA
8 8 (24.24%) HP
8 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
8 8 (24.24%) WebSphere MQ
9 7 (21.21%) Solaris
9 7 (21.21%) LDAP
9 7 (21.21%) Oracle
9 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Satellite
10 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
10 6 (18.18%) VMware
10 6 (18.18%) AIX
10 6 (18.18%) ISEB
11 5 (15.15%) CA Single Sign-On
11 5 (15.15%) Middleware
11 5 (15.15%) Remedy
11 5 (15.15%) Change Management
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL
11 5 (15.15%) UNIX
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS R12
11 5 (15.15%) Tivoli Directory Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (30.30%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.06%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) JBoss
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
2 2 (6.06%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) OpenShift
2 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.21%) LDAP
2 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 3 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (6.06%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (6.06%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 2 (6.06%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) Ant
2 2 (6.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (3.03%) Gerrit
3 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Architect
2 8 (24.24%) Consultant
3 7 (21.21%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Systems Architect
4 4 (12.12%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Security Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Tester
6 2 (6.06%) Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Test Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IT Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Management Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) Security Consultant
7 1 (3.03%) IT Security Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.03%) Functional Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (24.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (15.15%) Middleware
3 3 (9.09%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) SailPoint
4 2 (6.06%) OAuth
4 2 (6.06%) XACML
4 2 (6.06%) OpenID
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) XHTML
4 2 (6.06%) SAML
5 1 (3.03%) SOAP
5 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.03%) .NET
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) e-Health
1 4 (12.12%) AS400
2 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.09%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (6.06%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.06%) SecurID
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Linux
2 13 (39.39%) Windows
3 9 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (21.21%) Solaris
5 6 (18.18%) AIX
6 5 (15.15%) UNIX
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) Change Management
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.09%) Security Management
3 3 (9.09%) CRM
3 3 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (9.09%) Content Management
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security
3 3 (9.09%) Integration Testing
3 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (6.06%) Performance Testing
4 2 (6.06%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.03%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Waterfall
5 1 (3.03%) Release Management
5 1 (3.03%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) Perl
2 4 (12.12%) Java
2 4 (12.12%) Python
3 3 (9.09%) C
3 3 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 15 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 10 (30.30%) DV Cleared
4 6 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 2 (6.06%) CISSP
6 1 (3.03%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) Tivoli
2 7 (21.21%) Red Hat Satellite
3 5 (15.15%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (6.06%) OpenAM
5 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (3.03%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (3.03%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Red Hat
2 9 (27.27%) CA
3 8 (24.24%) HP
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 7 (21.21%) Oracle
5 6 (18.18%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) Remedy
7 4 (12.12%) Fujitsu
8 3 (9.09%) NetApp
8 3 (9.09%) Apple
9 2 (6.06%) ForgeRock
10 1 (3.03%) Endeca
10 1 (3.03%) Google
10 1 (3.03%) Coremetrics