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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 57 61 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -21
Contract jobs citing IBM 12 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.39% 0.96% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 4.38% 2.43% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 5
Average daily rate
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£370 £463 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.08% +23.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £360 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £610 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £16.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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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
274 329 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 31.64% 39.50% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 212 122
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £511
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 14
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.60 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £27.50 £25.20
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 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
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 22 May 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 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (28.00%) Wireless
2 7 (28.00%) VPN
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) HP
2 7 (28.00%) CiscoWorks
2 7 (28.00%) CA
2 7 (28.00%) Nokia
2 7 (28.00%) MPLS
2 7 (28.00%) OSPF
2 7 (28.00%) BGP
2 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
2 7 (28.00%) IP Telephony
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (28.00%) IronPort
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
2 7 (28.00%) Network Management
2 7 (28.00%) FWSM
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
2 7 (28.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (24.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (16.00%) Lotus
4 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (16.00%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (16.00%) Finance
4 4 (16.00%) Migration

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (16.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (16.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) FastStats
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (8.00%) Unica
3 1 (4.00%) Unica Affinium
3 1 (4.00%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SmartFocus
1 2 (8.00%) CheetahMail
1 2 (8.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (28.00%) Wireless
2 7 (28.00%) VPN
2 7 (28.00%) MPLS
2 7 (28.00%) OSPF
2 7 (28.00%) BGP
2 7 (28.00%) IP Telephony
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (28.00%) FWSM
2 7 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
2 7 (28.00%) Spanning Tree
3 6 (24.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (12.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (4.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (4.00%) ERwin
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
1 4 (16.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Electronics
2 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Senior Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Network Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Senior Network Analyst
5 5 (20.00%) Consultant
5 5 (20.00%) Architect
6 4 (16.00%) Administrator
6 4 (16.00%) Migration Consultant
6 4 (16.00%) Domino Administrator
6 4 (16.00%) Domino Consultant
7 3 (12.00%) Campaign Manager
7 3 (12.00%) Lotus Notes Consultant
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing Campaign Manager
7 3 (12.00%) Security Analyst
7 3 (12.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (8.00%) Senior Security Analyst
8 2 (8.00%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (4.00%) Master Data Consultant
9 1 (4.00%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
1 3 (12.00%) DTV
2 2 (8.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Network Management
2 6 (24.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
3 4 (16.00%) Email Migration
4 3 (12.00%) Campaign Management
4 3 (12.00%) Analytics
4 3 (12.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) Information Security
4 3 (12.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Project Management
5 2 (8.00%) SOA
5 2 (8.00%) Security Management
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) Database Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) DV Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Blue Coat
1 7 (28.00%) Cisco
1 7 (28.00%) HP
1 7 (28.00%) CA
1 7 (28.00%) Nokia
1 7 (28.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (28.00%) IronPort
1 7 (28.00%) SolarWinds
2 4 (16.00%) Lotus
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
5 1 (4.00%) Talend
5 1 (4.00%) Hortonworks
5 1 (4.00%) DataFlux
5 1 (4.00%) Netezza
5 1 (4.00%) Teradata
5 1 (4.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.00%) webMethods
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
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