The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 31 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.57% 1.28% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 2.47% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.15 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +24.42%
IBM
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
81 81 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 42.41% 51.92% 50.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 41 44
Average daily rate £350 £330 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £418 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 3
Average hourly rate £12.50 £9.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.83% -40.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
2 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Clustering
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) UNIX
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SailPoint
4 2 (28.57%) SAP PI
4 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC
4 2 (28.57%) SPML
4 2 (28.57%) BeanShell
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) SAP EP
4 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis
4 2 (28.57%) SAP ALE
4 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
4 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) JSP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 (28.57%) SAP EP
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP SRM
1 2 (28.57%) SAP BPC
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LDAP
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 2 (28.57%) SAP BW
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Event Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) InstallShield
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Management Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) SAP Basis
2 2 (28.57%) SAP ALE
2 2 (28.57%) SAP PI
2 2 (28.57%) SPML
2 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) SailPoint
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (14.29%) .NET
3 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
2 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
1 2 (28.57%) Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) BeanShell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli
1 2 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) HP
2 4 (57.14%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Sybase
3 2 (28.57%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) Novell
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) Wyse
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) KANA
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) Compaq
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft