The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 35 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 0.95% 0.57% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 2.53% 1.67% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £488 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £27.49
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -27.24%
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East Sussex

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

Vendors Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
79 60 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 37.62% 34.29% 20.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 31 10
Average daily rate £350 £345 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £110 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £456 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Average hourly rate £14.84 £14.25 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.14% -32.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas File System
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (57.14%) SCSA
2 4 (57.14%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) SUSE
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 1 (14.29%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) Toad
5 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) Cognos

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (71.43%) Apache
1 5 (71.43%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) LDAP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Toad
1 1 (14.29%) ERwin
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos BI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) UNIX
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (42.86%) SUSE
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Data Modelling
1 1 (14.29%) ETL
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Management
1 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Sun Certification
1 4 (57.14%) SCSA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas File System
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Veritas
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) CA
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cognos
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata