The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Basingstoke region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 25 35 24
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.54% 5.00% 2.86%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 8.89% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £441 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £24.05 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+29.96% -24.85%
Vendors Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 135 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 54.84% 56.25% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 81 32
Average daily rate £406 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.13 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.35% +79.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £18.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.50 £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 25 July 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) UNIX
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) XML
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Games
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (20.00%) Replication
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LDAP
1 1 (10.00%) FTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Games
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) DB2 DBA
2 2 (20.00%) DBA
2 2 (20.00%) Data Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) XML
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) J2EE
3 1 (10.00%) SOAP
3 1 (10.00%) XSD
3 1 (10.00%) XSLT
3 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) HACMP
1 2 (20.00%) Replication
1 2 (20.00%) DataPower
1 2 (20.00%) iSeries
2 1 (10.00%) LPAR
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Supply Chain Management
2 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Scalability Testing
2 2 (20.00%) System Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Analytics
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Change Control
3 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) REXX
3 1 (10.00%) Jython
3 1 (10.00%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 1 (10.00%) CA SiteMinder
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) Endeca
1 2 (20.00%) Google
1 2 (20.00%) Coremetrics
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Novell
2 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (10.00%) Remedy
2 1 (10.00%) VMware