The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bromley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 9.78% - 2.99%
As % of the Vendors category 18.37% - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£550 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £35.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.17% +77.21%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Bromley region.

Vendors Category
Bromley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 19 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bromley 53.26% 33.93% 47.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 17
Average daily rate £475 £335 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.79% -25.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £175 £85
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 1
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -3.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Bromley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Bromley

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Bromley region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Bromley

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bromley

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 (100.00%) UNIX
2 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 7 (70.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (70.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Middleware
3 6 (60.00%) FTP
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) MS Office
3 6 (60.00%) VBA
4 3 (30.00%) Oracle
4 3 (30.00%) C++
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) XML
4 3 (30.00%) XSLT
4 3 (30.00%) B2B
4 3 (30.00%) Informatica
4 3 (30.00%) PowerCenter
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
4 3 (30.00%) VMS
4 3 (30.00%) DataPower
4 3 (30.00%) DCL
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (30.00%) Release Management
4 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Bromley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bromley 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 7 (70.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) PowerCenter
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (30.00%) XML
2 3 (30.00%) XSLT
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Mainframe
1 7 (70.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (30.00%) DataPower
2 3 (30.00%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Release Management
2 3 (30.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (30.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) DCL
2 3 (30.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Informatica