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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South West / Bristol
Rank 62 49 63
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.67% 2.08% 1.05%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 5.56% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 4
Median daily rate £501 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.46% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £352 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £499 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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
333 306 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 44.52% 37.45% 36.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 215 230
Median daily rate £363 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £373
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £29.75 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 5 (33.33%) SQL
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (20.00%) SLA
3 3 (20.00%) AIX
3 3 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
3 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (20.00%) Change Management
3 3 (20.00%) PLM
3 3 (20.00%) Teamcenter
3 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Release Management
4 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 2 (13.33%) HP

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 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Teamcenter
2 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (6.67%) Maximo
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Firewall
1 2 (13.33%) VPN
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Extranet
2 1 (6.67%) FWSM
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Intranet
2 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) MPLS
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (13.33%) PeopleTools
3 1 (6.67%) ChangeMan
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (6.67%) Rational Rose
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Administrator
1 3 (20.00%) Consultant
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
1 3 (20.00%) DOORS Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Services Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Process Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Technical Consultant
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Server Support Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Ajax
1 1 (6.67%) Akka
1 1 (6.67%) Backbone.js
1 1 (6.67%) CSS
1 1 (6.67%) Handlebars
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) jQuery
1 1 (6.67%) JSON
1 1 (6.67%) OAuth
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) SAML
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) AS400
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
1 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.67%) Replication
1 1 (6.67%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Change Management
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) PLM
1 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) OO
2 2 (13.33%) Release Management
2 2 (13.33%) SOA
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) BPEL
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) EAI
3 1 (6.67%) ETL
3 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.67%) TDD
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) VBA
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) PeopleCode
4 2 (13.33%) SQR
5 1 (6.67%) Assembly Language
5 1 (6.67%) COBOL
5 1 (6.67%) JCL
5 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
5 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
5 1 (6.67%) Scala
5 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
1 1 (6.67%) ISA Server
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) AirWatch
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (6.67%) MOM
1 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.67%) Ab Initio
4 1 (6.67%) CA
4 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco
4 1 (6.67%) Citrix
4 1 (6.67%) Dell
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) IronPort
4 1 (6.67%) Nokia
4 1 (6.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) Veritas
4 1 (6.67%) VMware