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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 55 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM 12 24 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.40% 3.08% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.77% 9.27% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 17 5
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£363 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £470 £419
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £399 £383
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +4.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.18%
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
318 259 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 33.21% 39.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 172 125
Average daily rate £375 £363 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +13.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £275 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 13
Average hourly rate £16.75 £15.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -27.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.10 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.07 £34.86 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -13.15%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (42.86%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) Firewall
2 5 (23.81%) MPLS
2 5 (23.81%) OSPF
2 5 (23.81%) BGP
2 5 (23.81%) Wireless
2 5 (23.81%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (23.81%) CA
2 5 (23.81%) VPN
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Nokia
2 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
2 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
2 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (23.81%) IronPort
2 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (23.81%) Network Management
2 5 (23.81%) FWSM
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
3 4 (19.05%) Email Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus
3 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus Domino

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
1 4 (19.05%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) BASE24
2 1 (4.76%) SAP MDM
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) Unica Affinium
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) Firewall
1 5 (23.81%) MPLS
1 5 (23.81%) OSPF
1 5 (23.81%) BGP
1 5 (23.81%) Wireless
1 5 (23.81%) VPN
1 5 (23.81%) IP Telephony
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco IPT
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (23.81%) FWSM
1 5 (23.81%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (23.81%) Unified Communications
2 4 (19.05%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (14.29%) 3G
3 3 (14.29%) 2G
3 3 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (14.29%) LTE
4 2 (9.52%) ATM
4 2 (9.52%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 2 (9.52%) Big Data
2 2 (9.52%) QlikView
3 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (9.52%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (9.52%) LoadRunner
2 1 (4.76%) ERwin
2 1 (4.76%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Military
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
3 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
1 7 (33.33%) Consultant
2 5 (23.81%) Network Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Domino Administrator
3 4 (19.05%) Domino Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Network Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Migration Consultant
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Lotus Notes Administrator
4 3 (14.29%) Lotus Notes Consultant
4 3 (14.29%) Data Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Big Data Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Management Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.52%) Tandem
2 2 (9.52%) EFT
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
2 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Network Management
2 4 (19.05%) Email Migration
2 4 (19.05%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) SOA
3 3 (14.29%) Supply Chain Management
3 3 (14.29%) Analytics
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) UML
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Management
5 1 (4.76%) Information Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
2 2 (9.52%) R
2 2 (9.52%) Perl
2 2 (9.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) CiscoWorks
2 3 (14.29%) NSN NetAct
3 2 (9.52%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) CA
2 5 (23.81%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) Nokia
2 5 (23.81%) CheckPoint
2 5 (23.81%) Blue Coat
2 5 (23.81%) IronPort
2 5 (23.81%) SolarWinds
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 3 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (9.52%) Huawei
5 2 (9.52%) SAP
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.76%) Teradata
6 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.76%) Embarcadero
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (4.76%) Informatica
6 1 (4.76%) DataFlux
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Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 11 days ago