The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Berkshire / Bracknell
Rank 28 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.66% 3.60% 6.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.13% 6.67% 11.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Median daily rate £500 £175 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -51.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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

Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
128 135 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 53.11% 54.00% 54.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 50 54
Median daily rate £450 £413 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 14
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.88 £7.68 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £39.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for IBM.

1 18 (75.00%) Linux
1 18 (75.00%) DevOps
2 17 (70.83%) Unix
2 17 (70.83%) Shell Script
2 17 (70.83%) JSON
3 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
3 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
3 10 (41.67%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (41.67%) DB2
3 10 (41.67%) Ansible
4 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 9 (37.50%) XML
4 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
5 8 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 8 (33.33%) Worklight
5 8 (33.33%) Splunk
5 8 (33.33%) Fredhopper
5 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
5 8 (33.33%) QA
5 8 (33.33%) Ajax
5 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (33.33%) ITIL
5 8 (33.33%) CSS
5 8 (33.33%) AIX
5 8 (33.33%) Apache
5 8 (33.33%) Tomcat

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (33.33%) Apache
1 8 (33.33%) Commerce Server
1 8 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 8 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 8 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 8 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.17%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (33.33%) Fredhopper
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SAN
2 1 (4.17%) FCoE
2 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) Git (software)
1 10 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 8 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 6 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Operations Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Operations Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) Server Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 3 (12.50%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (8.33%) Automation Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Monitoring Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Server Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Storage Administrator
7 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Storage Specialist
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (70.83%) JSON
2 9 (37.50%) XML
3 8 (33.33%) Ajax
3 8 (33.33%) CSS
3 8 (33.33%) HTML
3 8 (33.33%) JMS
3 8 (33.33%) Middleware
3 8 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (33.33%) Worklight
4 3 (12.50%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Private Cloud
2 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (75.00%) Linux
2 17 (70.83%) Unix
3 8 (33.33%) AIX
3 8 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (75.00%) DevOps
2 10 (41.67%) E-Commerce
3 9 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (33.33%) ITIL
4 8 (33.33%) Mobile First
4 8 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.17%) Data Deduplication
5 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.17%) ETL
5 1 (4.17%) Release Management
5 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) Shell Script
2 10 (41.67%) Python
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
4 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) DV Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Ansible
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.17%) EMC VPLEX
3 1 (4.17%) Netcool
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) AppDynamics
1 8 (33.33%) Splunk
2 2 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
3 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.17%) VMware