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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Hampshire / Basingstoke
Rank 24 29 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.97% 4.53% 7.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 7.14% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 0
Median daily rate £314 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +34.28%

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
95 154 140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 46.12% 63.37% 57.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 67 34
Median daily rate £420 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 14
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £11.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +43.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £13.75 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £18.75 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Basingstoke region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 Basingstoke region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) BMC
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (25.00%) CMDB
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (25.00%) Korn
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke 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 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FTP
1 1 (25.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Tester
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) REST
1 2 (50.00%) SOAP
1 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CMDB
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Smoke Testing
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) B2B
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) CRM
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Korn
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Control-M
1 1 (25.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) BMC
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Ericsson
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Sterling
2 1 (25.00%) Motorola
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle