The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 25 67 54
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -13
Contract jobs citing IBM 58 22 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.27% 1.78% 2.65%
As % of the Vendors category 12.98% 3.91% 6.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 11
Median daily rate £400 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £316 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £425 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -7.20%
IBM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Vendors Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
447 562 533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.32% 45.43% 40.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 263 260
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £222 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 26 41
Median hourly rate £9.00 £12.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £36.25 £20.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Buckinghamshire region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +38 46 £400 +14.28% 2
Amersham - 1 - -
High Wycombe - 1 £330 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 49 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 46 (38.66%) Java
3 35 (29.41%) Finance
4 33 (27.73%) SOAP
5 31 (26.05%) J2EE
6 29 (24.37%) Mainframe
7 27 (22.69%) SQL
7 27 (22.69%) XML
8 24 (20.17%) Oracle
9 22 (18.49%) Linux
9 22 (18.49%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (17.65%) Unix
10 21 (17.65%) Windows
10 21 (17.65%) DB2
10 21 (17.65%) IBM Integration Bus
10 21 (17.65%) IBM Mainframe
11 20 (16.81%) Python
12 19 (15.97%) Web Services
13 18 (15.13%) SSL
13 18 (15.13%) Bash Shell
14 17 (14.29%) Oracle Database
14 17 (14.29%) Banking
14 17 (14.29%) Middleware
15 16 (13.45%) JCL
16 15 (12.61%) Project Management
16 15 (12.61%) HTTP
17 14 (11.76%) SOA
17 14 (11.76%) .NET
18 13 (10.92%) WebSphere Application Server
18 13 (10.92%) ITIL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 49 (41.18%) WebSphere
2 13 (10.92%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (6.72%) Apache
3 8 (6.72%) IIS
3 8 (6.72%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.36%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.52%) CICS
6 2 (1.68%) JBoss
6 2 (1.68%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (9.24%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.13%) SSL
2 15 (12.61%) HTTP
3 12 (10.08%) FTP
4 8 (6.72%) LDAP
4 8 (6.72%) SMTP
5 7 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 7 (5.88%) WEP
6 6 (5.04%) Firewall
6 6 (5.04%) HTTPS
7 4 (3.36%) RS-232
8 3 (2.52%) WinSCP
9 2 (1.68%) RS-422
10 1 (0.84%) Intranet
10 1 (0.84%) LAN
10 1 (0.84%) SAN
10 1 (0.84%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.65%) DB2
2 17 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.56%) SQL Server
4 6 (5.04%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.68%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.68%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.84%) Easytrieve
Development Applications
1 8 (6.72%) Log4j
2 7 (5.88%) Introscope
3 4 (3.36%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (3.36%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.52%) ChangeMan
4 3 (2.52%) JUnit
4 3 (2.52%) XMLSpy
General
1 35 (29.41%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 8 (6.72%) Retail
4 7 (5.88%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Automotive
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (25.21%) Developer
2 28 (23.53%) Analyst
3 18 (15.13%) Architect
4 10 (8.40%) Administrator
4 10 (8.40%) WebSphere Administrator
5 8 (6.72%) Applications Support
5 8 (6.72%) Designer
5 8 (6.72%) Integration Architect
6 7 (5.88%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) Consultant
6 7 (5.88%) Data Architect
6 7 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared Java Developer
6 7 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 7 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 6 (5.04%) Mainframe Analyst
7 6 (5.04%) Network Architect
7 6 (5.04%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (27.73%) SOAP
2 31 (26.05%) J2EE
3 27 (22.69%) XML
4 22 (18.49%) WebSphere MQ
5 21 (17.65%) IBM Integration Bus
6 19 (15.97%) Web Services
7 17 (14.29%) Middleware
8 14 (11.76%) .NET
9 12 (10.08%) JDBC
9 12 (10.08%) JNDI
10 11 (9.24%) XSLT
11 9 (7.56%) ISPF
12 8 (6.72%) AngularJS
12 8 (6.72%) HTML5
12 8 (6.72%) J2SE
12 8 (6.72%) jQuery
12 8 (6.72%) Laravel
12 8 (6.72%) Servlets
12 8 (6.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (6.72%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.37%) Mainframe
2 21 (17.65%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (10.92%) Clustering
3 13 (10.92%) DataPower
4 11 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.52%) AS400
5 3 (2.52%) HACMP
5 3 (2.52%) iSeries
5 3 (2.52%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.68%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.68%) iPad
6 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.84%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.84%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.84%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.84%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.84%) IVR
7 1 (0.84%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (18.49%) Linux
2 21 (17.65%) Unix
2 21 (17.65%) Windows
3 11 (9.24%) zOS
4 9 (7.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.68%) MVS
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (12.61%) Project Management
2 14 (11.76%) SOA
3 13 (10.92%) ITIL
3 13 (10.92%) Migration
4 12 (10.08%) Change Management
4 12 (10.08%) Garbage Collection
4 12 (10.08%) High Availability
5 11 (9.24%) TOGAF
6 10 (8.40%) UML
7 8 (6.72%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (6.72%) DevOps
7 8 (6.72%) Security Operations
7 8 (6.72%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (6.72%) Web Development
7 8 (6.72%) Workflow
8 6 (5.04%) EAI
8 6 (5.04%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (4.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (4.20%) ETL
9 5 (4.20%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 46 (38.66%) Java
2 27 (22.69%) SQL
3 20 (16.81%) Python
4 18 (15.13%) Bash Shell
5 16 (13.45%) JCL
6 12 (10.08%) Jython
6 12 (10.08%) Korn
7 9 (7.56%) REXX
8 8 (6.72%) C#
8 8 (6.72%) COBOL
8 8 (6.72%) JavaScript
8 8 (6.72%) PHP
8 8 (6.72%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.72%) VB
9 5 (4.20%) C++
10 4 (3.36%) C++/CLI
10 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.52%) C
12 2 (1.68%) CLIST
13 1 (0.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) SC Cleared
1 11 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.04%) QA
System Software
1 8 (6.72%) Active Directory
1 8 (6.72%) Time Sharing Option
2 7 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (10.92%) CA Wily
2 8 (6.72%) Tivoli
3 7 (5.88%) Control-M
4 3 (2.52%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.52%) Nagios
5 2 (1.68%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.84%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 24 (20.17%) Oracle
2 5 (4.20%) Informatica
3 4 (3.36%) HP
3 4 (3.36%) QNX
3 4 (3.36%) Telelogic
4 3 (2.52%) Remedy
4 3 (2.52%) TIBCO
5 2 (1.68%) AppSense
5 2 (1.68%) CA
5 2 (1.68%) ILOG
5 2 (1.68%) Intel Security
6 1 (0.84%) Brocade
6 1 (0.84%) Dell
6 1 (0.84%) EMC
6 1 (0.84%) Greenplum
6 1 (0.84%) Hitachi
6 1 (0.84%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.84%) NetApp
6 1 (0.84%) SAP
6 1 (0.84%) VMware
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Rate: 450 per day
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