The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 9 December 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 60 63 70
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +7
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.92% 0.97% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 2.59% 2.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 6
Median daily rate £501 £361 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.54% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £446 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
322 309 385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 42.54% 37.32% 41.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 204 267
Median daily rate £363 £363 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £120 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 30
Median hourly rate £20.25 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.64% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.39 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £25.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for IBM.

1 6 (33.33%) SQL
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) MS Office
3 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 3 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 3 (16.67%) SLA
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
4 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 3 (16.67%) PLM
4 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
4 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 3 (16.67%) Change Management
4 3 (16.67%) Maximo
4 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) CICS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Maximo
1 3 (16.67%) Teamcenter
2 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (5.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Firewall
1 2 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) Extranet
2 1 (5.56%) FWSM
2 1 (5.56%) Intranet
2 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
2 1 (5.56%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle Database
1 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 3 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.11%) DB2
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (11.11%) PeopleTools
3 1 (5.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (5.56%) ChangeMan
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) Rational Rose
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) DOORS Administrator
3 2 (11.11%) Maximo Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) DBA
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Services Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) PeopleSoft Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Server Support
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) CSS
1 1 (5.56%) HTML
1 1 (5.56%) RESTful
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) AS400
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Replication
2 1 (5.56%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
1 3 (16.67%) Change Management
1 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL
1 3 (16.67%) PLM
1 3 (16.67%) Requirements Management
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) Validation
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) DevOps
2 2 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (11.11%) OO
2 2 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (11.11%) Process Management
2 2 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (5.56%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.56%) Service Management
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) TDD
3 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 3 (16.67%) VBA
4 2 (11.11%) PeopleCode
4 2 (11.11%) SQR
5 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
5 1 (5.56%) COBOL
5 1 (5.56%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) JCL
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CIPD
2 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (5.56%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) Firmware
1 1 (5.56%) ISA Server
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (5.56%) MOM
1 1 (5.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.56%) Ab Initio
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Dell
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) IronPort
4 1 (5.56%) Nokia
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.56%) Veritas
4 1 (5.56%) VMware