The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 48 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 20 11 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.80% 1.67% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 5.67% 3.28% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 8
Median daily rate £575 £380 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.31% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £323 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £532 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +12.35%
IBM
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
353 335 284
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.44% 50.76% 41.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 189 160
Median daily rate £388 £343 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.13% +0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 22
Median hourly rate £15.00 £13.60 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.33% -32.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £9.84 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.70 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for IBM.

1 27 (50.00%) SQL
2 26 (48.15%) DB2
3 25 (46.30%) Java
4 23 (42.59%) Oracle
4 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
5 22 (40.74%) HTML
5 22 (40.74%) WebLogic
5 22 (40.74%) CSS
5 22 (40.74%) JSP
5 22 (40.74%) Web Services
5 22 (40.74%) XML
5 22 (40.74%) Tomcat
5 22 (40.74%) JBoss
5 22 (40.74%) JMS
6 21 (38.89%) Misys
6 21 (38.89%) WebLogic Portal
6 21 (38.89%) Back Office
6 21 (38.89%) Log4j
6 21 (38.89%) TDD
6 21 (38.89%) WebSphere
6 21 (38.89%) Web Development
6 21 (38.89%) Java EE
7 13 (24.07%) Finance
8 11 (20.37%) Banking
9 7 (12.96%) SAP
10 6 (11.11%) ITIL
10 6 (11.11%) Retail
10 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.26%) SLA
11 5 (9.26%) Cisco

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 22 (40.74%) JBoss
1 22 (40.74%) Tomcat
1 22 (40.74%) WebLogic
2 21 (38.89%) WebLogic Portal
2 21 (38.89%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Connections
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Domino
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 2 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) SAN
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (48.15%) DB2
2 23 (42.59%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.26%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.70%) DataStage
5 1 (1.85%) QualityStage
5 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (38.89%) Log4j
2 1 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.85%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Ranorex
2 1 (1.85%) Selenium
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) VersionOne
General
1 21 (38.89%) Back Office
2 13 (24.07%) Finance
3 11 (20.37%) Banking
4 6 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (53.70%) Consultant
2 19 (35.19%) Technical Consultant
3 11 (20.37%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Data Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Data Quality Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Data Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Security Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Security Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Java Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Architect
7 2 (3.70%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
7 2 (3.70%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (40.74%) CSS
1 22 (40.74%) HTML
1 22 (40.74%) JMS
1 22 (40.74%) JSP
1 22 (40.74%) Web Services
1 22 (40.74%) XML
2 21 (38.89%) Java EE
3 2 (3.70%) J2EE
3 2 (3.70%) JRules
4 1 (1.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.85%) Middleware
4 1 (1.85%) Servlets
4 1 (1.85%) Spring
4 1 (1.85%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.85%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.56%) Windows
1 3 (5.56%) Windows Server
2 2 (3.70%) HPUX
2 2 (3.70%) Linux
2 2 (3.70%) Unix
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.89%) TDD
1 21 (38.89%) Web Development
2 6 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL
3 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
3 4 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
3 4 (7.41%) Information Governance
3 4 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (7.41%) Process Management
4 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (5.56%) Workflow
5 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (3.70%) ERP
5 2 (3.70%) ETL
5 2 (3.70%) Six Sigma
5 2 (3.70%) SOA
5 2 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.70%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.70%) TQM
Programming Languages
1 27 (50.00%) SQL
2 25 (46.30%) Java
3 2 (3.70%) C
4 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) A+ Certification
1 3 (5.56%) CCNA
1 3 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.70%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) SLA
2 4 (7.41%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.85%) Ansible
2 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.85%) Puppet
2 1 (1.85%) QRadar
2 1 (1.85%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 23 (42.59%) Oracle
2 21 (38.89%) Misys
3 7 (12.96%) SAP
4 5 (9.26%) Cisco
4 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (7.41%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) EMC
6 3 (5.56%) Pega
7 2 (3.70%) Blue Prism
7 2 (3.70%) Brocade
7 2 (3.70%) ILOG
7 2 (3.70%) NetApp
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.70%) VMware
8 1 (1.85%) BEA
8 1 (1.85%) CA
8 1 (1.85%) Dell
8 1 (1.85%) Lotus
8 1 (1.85%) Remedy
8 1 (1.85%) Vitria
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