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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 37 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.15% 0.56% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.10% 1.15% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £35.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.17% +77.21%
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
143 87 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 55.00% 48.60% 40.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 31 44
Average daily rate £350 £360 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £223 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 1
Average hourly rate £15.36 £9.02 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.32% -30.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 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 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) J2EE
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) Novell
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (33.33%) Clustering
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) SPML
3 2 (33.33%) BeanShell
3 2 (33.33%) CISSP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 1 (16.67%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SAP EP
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
1 1 (16.67%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP SRM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Ant
1 1 (16.67%) InstallShield
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Maven
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Release Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Web Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Web Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) J2EE
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) JSP
2 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) SPML
2 2 (33.33%) SailPoint
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Basis
3 1 (16.67%) SAP ALE
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) OWASP
2 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) BeanShell
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) AWK
3 1 (16.67%) Jython
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CISSP
1 2 (33.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli
1 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Sybase
3 2 (33.33%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (33.33%) Novell
3 2 (33.33%) Sun
4 1 (16.67%) Wyse
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) KANA
4 1 (16.67%) Altiris
4 1 (16.67%) LANDesk
4 1 (16.67%) F5
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Compaq
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix