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 23 January 2015 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 14 30 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.69% 2.04% 2.26%
As % of the Vendors category 12.33% 4.03% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 4
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£360 £438 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.71% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £428 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £445 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £399 £383
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £26.58 £13.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.18%
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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
146 149 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 54.28% 50.68% 43.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 62 29
Average daily rate £300 £326 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -15.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £195 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 11
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +45.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.03 £11.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £27.35 £39.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

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
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 23 January 2015.

IBM Hourly Rate Histogram in Bracknell

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 (48.28%) Linux
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
3 11 (37.93%) VMware
4 10 (34.48%) Apache
5 9 (31.03%) HTTP
5 9 (31.03%) SQL
5 9 (31.03%) Windows
5 9 (31.03%) vSphere
6 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (27.59%) DB2
6 8 (27.59%) Cisco
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
7 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
7 7 (24.14%) HP
7 7 (24.14%) Internet
7 7 (24.14%) Retail
8 6 (20.69%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
8 6 (20.69%) Jython
8 6 (20.69%) Introscope
8 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (20.69%) Adobe CQ
8 6 (20.69%) Worklight
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (20.69%) Adobe
8 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
8 6 (20.69%) IIS
8 6 (20.69%) Perl

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 10 (34.48%) Apache
2 6 (20.69%) IBM HTTP Server
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (20.69%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) Adobe CQ
3 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.34%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (48.28%) SAN
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
3 9 (31.03%) HTTP
4 7 (24.14%) Internet
5 6 (20.69%) SSL
6 5 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (17.24%) LAN
6 5 (17.24%) WAN
7 4 (13.79%) Ethernet
7 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) BGP
7 4 (13.79%) Firewall
7 4 (13.79%) IPsec
7 4 (13.79%) VLAN
7 4 (13.79%) Network Security
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (13.79%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (10.34%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) DB2
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server
3 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Introscope
General
1 7 (24.14%) Retail
2 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Administrator
4 4 (13.79%) Security Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Storage Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Consultant
7 1 (3.45%) AIX Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (20.69%) Worklight
2 4 (13.79%) Regular Expression
3 3 (10.34%) APPC
4 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) AS400
1 3 (10.34%) iSeries
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.45%) Replication
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 6 (20.69%) AIX
3 6 (20.69%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 5 (17.24%) SUSE
5 4 (13.79%) UNIX
5 4 (13.79%) Oracle Linux
6 3 (10.34%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.34%) i5/OS
6 3 (10.34%) Windows XP
6 3 (10.34%) OS/400
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (13.79%) Load Balancing
2 4 (13.79%) Project Management
2 4 (13.79%) Change Management
2 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.34%) ITIL
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Operations Management
4 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Line Management
4 2 (6.90%) Service Management
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) SOA
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 7 (24.14%) Shell Script
3 6 (20.69%) Jython
3 6 (20.69%) Python
3 6 (20.69%) Perl
4 3 (10.34%) RPG
4 3 (10.34%) C
4 3 (10.34%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 9 (31.03%) vSphere
2 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (13.79%) Firmware
3 4 (13.79%) FreeRADIUS
4 3 (10.34%) PowerHA
4 3 (10.34%) KVM
4 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
5 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Tivoli
2 5 (17.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (13.79%) CA Spectrum
4 3 (10.34%) Tivoli NetView
4 3 (10.34%) Netcool
4 3 (10.34%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (6.90%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (6.90%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (37.93%) VMware
2 8 (27.59%) Cisco
2 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 7 (24.14%) HP
4 6 (20.69%) Adobe
4 6 (20.69%) AppDynamics
5 5 (17.24%) Dell
5 5 (17.24%) EMC
6 4 (13.79%) Citrix
6 4 (13.79%) CA
6 4 (13.79%) Splunk
6 4 (13.79%) CheckPoint
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 3 (10.34%) NetIQ
7 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.45%) 3PAR
8 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
8 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (3.45%) webMethods
8 1 (3.45%) NetApp
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