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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 18 26 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.45% 2.83% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 11.59% 5.43% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 2
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£378 £431 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.46% +9.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £373 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £444 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
IBM
Berkshire

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
138 129 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 55.65% 52.23% 48.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 55 27
Average daily rate £355 £351 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £446 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 13
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.84 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.76% +98.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £13.50 £11.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £33.50 £33.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

IBM Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 9 (36.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
4 8 (32.00%) DB2
4 8 (32.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Cisco
4 8 (32.00%) vSphere
5 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (28.00%) Retail
5 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (28.00%) Internet
5 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) HP
6 6 (24.00%) EMC
6 6 (24.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (24.00%) Apache
6 6 (24.00%) AIX
7 5 (20.00%) IIS
7 5 (20.00%) HTTP
7 5 (20.00%) SUSE
8 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (16.00%) Change Management
8 4 (16.00%) Firewall
8 4 (16.00%) IPsec
8 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (16.00%) VLAN
8 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
8 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (24.00%) Apache
2 5 (20.00%) IIS
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe CQ
3 2 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 1 (4.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) Internet
2 7 (28.00%) DNS
3 5 (20.00%) HTTP
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (16.00%) VPN
4 4 (16.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
4 4 (16.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (16.00%) BGP
4 4 (16.00%) Firewall
4 4 (16.00%) IPsec
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) Network Security
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (16.00%) NetScaler
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (12.00%) APPN
5 3 (12.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) DB2
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Introscope
General
1 7 (28.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Administrator
2 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Storage Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) AIX Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Storage Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) Regular Expression
2 3 (12.00%) APPC
3 2 (8.00%) Worklight
3 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) AS400
1 3 (12.00%) iSeries
2 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (40.00%) Linux
2 8 (32.00%) Windows
3 6 (24.00%) AIX
4 5 (20.00%) SUSE
5 4 (16.00%) UNIX
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.00%) i5/OS
6 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.00%) OS/400
7 2 (8.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Project Management
1 4 (16.00%) Change Management
1 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL
3 2 (8.00%) Service Management
3 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (8.00%) Line Management
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.00%) SOA
4 1 (4.00%) ETL
4 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) C
2 3 (12.00%) COBOL
2 3 (12.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (12.00%) RPG
3 2 (8.00%) Jython
3 2 (8.00%) Perl
3 2 (8.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) vSphere
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) Firmware
3 4 (16.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (12.00%) PowerHA
4 3 (12.00%) KVM
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (24.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (16.00%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (12.00%) Tivoli NetView
4 3 (12.00%) Netcool
4 3 (12.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) EMC
5 4 (16.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) CA
5 4 (16.00%) Dell
5 4 (16.00%) Splunk
5 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 3 (12.00%) NetIQ
7 2 (8.00%) AppDynamics
7 2 (8.00%) Adobe
8 1 (4.00%) NetApp
8 1 (4.00%) Software AG
8 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
8 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
Bracknell, Berkshire
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