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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 61 68 60
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.13% 0.56% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.83% 1.48% 3.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £361 £236 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.91% -35.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £185 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £287 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £11.78 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -57.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -0.26%
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
353 337 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 39.84% 37.53% 37.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 244 230
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £165 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £543 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 20 24
Median hourly rate £25.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.78 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £100.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) SLA
3 7 (24.14%) HP
3 7 (24.14%) VPN
3 7 (24.14%) Firewall
4 6 (20.69%) Wireless
4 6 (20.69%) Finance
4 6 (20.69%) IP Telephony
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (20.69%) IronPort
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco
4 6 (20.69%) Oracle
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Prime
4 6 (20.69%) CA
4 6 (20.69%) Nokia
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) MPLS
4 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
4 6 (20.69%) Network Management
4 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications
4 6 (20.69%) FWSM
4 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
5 5 (17.24%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
6 4 (13.79%) WebLogic

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 4 (13.79%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) CICS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Office
2 3 (10.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 3 (10.34%) Maximo
1 3 (10.34%) Teamcenter
2 2 (6.90%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (24.14%) Firewall
1 7 (24.14%) VPN
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 6 (20.69%) FWSM
2 6 (20.69%) IP Telephony
2 6 (20.69%) MPLS
2 6 (20.69%) Unified Communications
2 6 (20.69%) Wireless
3 1 (3.45%) DHCP
3 1 (3.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.45%) Extranet
3 1 (3.45%) Intranet
3 1 (3.45%) LAN
3 1 (3.45%) NAS
3 1 (3.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle Database
1 4 (13.79%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.34%) Rational DOORS
1 3 (10.34%) Subversion
1 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (6.90%) PeopleTools
3 1 (3.45%) ChangeMan
3 1 (3.45%) JIRA
3 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) TestComplete
3 1 (3.45%) TestRail
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (17.24%) Analyst
1 5 (17.24%) Consultant
2 4 (13.79%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Network Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Configuration Manager
3 3 (10.34%) DOORS Administrator
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Network Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Build Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Network Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) Maximo Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Network Specialist
4 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) RESTful
1 2 (6.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.45%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) AIX
2 1 (3.45%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Network Management
2 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
2 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) DevOps
3 4 (13.79%) Test Automation
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Code Coverage
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) PLM
4 3 (10.34%) Process Management
4 3 (10.34%) Requirements Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Validation
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) Release Management
5 2 (6.90%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) PL/SQL
4 3 (10.34%) VBA
5 2 (6.90%) PeopleCode
5 2 (6.90%) SQR
6 1 (3.45%) Assembly Language
6 1 (3.45%) COBOL
6 1 (3.45%) Java
6 1 (3.45%) JCL
6 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Firmware
1 1 (3.45%) ISA Server
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (6.90%) QRadar
3 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) MOM
3 1 (3.45%) Nexpose
3 1 (3.45%) RSA Archer
3 1 (3.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) HP
2 6 (20.69%) CA
2 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 6 (20.69%) IronPort
2 6 (20.69%) Nokia
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 6 (20.69%) SolarWinds
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (3.45%) Ab Initio
5 1 (3.45%) Citrix
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (3.45%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) Imperva
5 1 (3.45%) Incapsula
5 1 (3.45%) Symantec
5 1 (3.45%) Veritas
5 1 (3.45%) VMware
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