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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 26 36 30
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 2.70% 0.87% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 4.63% 2.00% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £275 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +100.00%
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
108 100 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 58.38% 43.67% 46.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 57 42
Average daily rate £449 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £424 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 5
Average hourly rate £9.48 £16.72 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.30% +96.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) FTP
3 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (40.00%) Process Management
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
4 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
4 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) DataFlux
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
4 1 (20.00%) ERwin
4 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
4 1 (20.00%) SAS
4 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Management
4 1 (20.00%) Information Management
4 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 1 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ERwin
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Junior
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Junior Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Data Quality Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (40.00%) Process Management
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Data Governance
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Information Management
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) DataFlux
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle