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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South West / Bristol
Rank 54 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +9
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.90% 1.93% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 4.40% 4.83% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 5
Median daily rate £385 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £338 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £419 £404
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%

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
364 352 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 43.18% 40.00% 38.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 256 246
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 13
Median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -17.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £13.66 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.10 £28.75 £66.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 6 (26.09%) SOA
1 6 (26.09%) VPN
1 6 (26.09%) HP
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (21.74%) IronPort
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (21.74%) CA
2 5 (21.74%) Nokia
2 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
2 5 (21.74%) MPLS
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
2 5 (21.74%) Network Management
2 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
2 5 (21.74%) FWSM
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) IBM Blueworks
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 4 (17.39%) Process Management
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery

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 (13.04%) WebLogic
2 1 (4.35%) CICS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (4.35%) Maximo
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 1 (4.35%) Primavera
2 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) Firewall
1 6 (26.09%) VPN
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco IPT
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (21.74%) FWSM
2 5 (21.74%) IP Telephony
2 5 (21.74%) MPLS
2 5 (21.74%) Unified Communications
2 5 (21.74%) Wireless
3 3 (13.04%) NAS
4 2 (8.70%) BGP
4 2 (8.70%) OSPF
4 2 (8.70%) PPP
4 2 (8.70%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Database
1 3 (13.04%) RDBMS
1 3 (13.04%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) PeopleTools
1 2 (8.70%) Rational Rose
2 1 (4.35%) ChangeMan
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 3 (13.04%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Architect
1 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Network Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Network Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) BPM Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Designer
3 3 (13.04%) Solutions Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Specialist
5 1 (4.35%) PeopleSoft Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) jQuery
2 3 (13.04%) Dojo
2 3 (13.04%) DOM
2 3 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (13.04%) XML
3 1 (4.35%) Ajax
3 1 (4.35%) Akka
3 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.35%) CSS
3 1 (4.35%) Handlebars
3 1 (4.35%) HTML
3 1 (4.35%) Java EE
3 1 (4.35%) JSON
3 1 (4.35%) OAuth
3 1 (4.35%) REST
3 1 (4.35%) RESTful
3 1 (4.35%) SAML
3 1 (4.35%) SOAP
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) AS400
3 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
3 1 (4.35%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) AIX
2 1 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) SOA
2 5 (21.74%) Network Management
3 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Process Management
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
4 3 (13.04%) QMS
4 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
4 3 (13.04%) Robotic Process Automation
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.70%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) ETL
5 2 (8.70%) ITIL
5 2 (8.70%) Performance Management
5 2 (8.70%) Release Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Java
1 5 (21.74%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) PeopleCode
3 2 (8.70%) SQR
4 1 (4.35%) Assembly Language
4 1 (4.35%) COBOL
4 1 (4.35%) JCL
4 1 (4.35%) Scala
4 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
1 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (4.35%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
1 1 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (4.35%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) HP
2 5 (21.74%) CA
2 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
2 5 (21.74%) Cisco
2 5 (21.74%) IronPort
2 5 (21.74%) Nokia
2 5 (21.74%) SolarWinds
3 4 (17.39%) Oracle
4 3 (13.04%) NetApp
4 3 (13.04%) Pega
4 3 (13.04%) webMethods
5 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (4.35%) Ab Initio
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) F5