The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Bracknell 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 26 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.40% 4.19% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 7.38% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 0
Average daily rate £284 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.23% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.49 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.24% +44.68%
Vendors Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
165 122 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 56.12% 56.74% 47.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 39 12
Average daily rate £340 £375 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £353
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -43.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
IBM
Berkshire

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
3 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) MSI
4 5 (31.25%) Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 4 (25.00%) Solaris
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) FTP
6 3 (18.75%) JMS
7 2 (12.50%) ETL
7 2 (12.50%) HTTP
7 2 (12.50%) NFS
7 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
7 2 (12.50%) SSL
7 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) DB2
7 2 (12.50%) AWK
7 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
7 2 (12.50%) SQLPlus
7 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 2 (12.50%) RTP
7 2 (12.50%) Sun
7 2 (12.50%) EMC
7 2 (12.50%) SAN
7 2 (12.50%) NetApp

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 2 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
2 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) FTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTP
2 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
2 2 (12.50%) SSL
2 2 (12.50%) SAN
2 2 (12.50%) RTP
3 1 (6.25%) ISUP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) DB2
1 2 (12.50%) SQLPlus
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MSI
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Retail
1 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (12.50%) Release Manager
1 2 (12.50%) Developer
1 2 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (6.25%) Architect
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Administrator
2 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
2 1 (6.25%) Systems Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio Developer
2 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) JMS
2 2 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (6.25%) Ajax
3 1 (6.25%) ISPF
3 1 (6.25%) JSTL
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) EJB
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows XP
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (12.50%) ETL
2 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.25%) RAD
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) ActionScript
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 2 (12.50%) AWK
2 2 (12.50%) Korn
2 2 (12.50%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) NFS
1 2 (12.50%) Xen
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.25%) vSphere
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (43.75%) Tivoli
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (12.50%) Axway
3 2 (12.50%) Sun
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.25%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.25%) VMware
4 1 (6.25%) HP
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe
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Hydrogen Group
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