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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 30 64 52
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM 60 29 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.71% 2.25% 3.02%
As % of the Vendors category 13.25% 5.17% 7.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 13
Median daily rate £375 £463 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% -2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £356 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £515 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £31.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-9.52% +23.52%
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
453 561 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.10% 43.52% 41.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 240 244 232
Median daily rate £415 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.96% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £223 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 28 35
Median hourly rate £13.45 £25.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.20% +92.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £9.00 £8.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.70 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +17 47 £400 -13.51% 2
High Wycombe - 3 £340 -
Amersham - 1 - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 51 (43.97%) WebSphere
2 40 (34.48%) Finance
3 38 (32.76%) Windows
4 35 (30.17%) Java
5 28 (24.14%) Unix
6 27 (23.28%) SOAP
7 26 (22.41%) Migration
8 25 (21.55%) XML
9 24 (20.69%) zOS
10 23 (19.83%) JCL
11 21 (18.10%) Linux
12 20 (17.24%) SQL
12 20 (17.24%) J2EE
13 18 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
13 18 (15.52%) Banking
14 17 (14.66%) Mainframe
14 17 (14.66%) WebSphere MQ
14 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
14 17 (14.66%) COBOL
14 17 (14.66%) HTML
14 17 (14.66%) CSS
14 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (13.79%) REXX
15 16 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (13.79%) Firewall
15 16 (13.79%) Change Management
16 15 (12.93%) jQuery
16 15 (12.93%) HTML5
16 15 (12.93%) Project Management
16 15 (12.93%) .NET

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 51 (43.97%) WebSphere
2 15 (12.93%) Apache
3 14 (12.07%) MQSeries
4 13 (11.21%) CICS
4 13 (11.21%) IIS
5 8 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.72%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.72%) Node.js
6 2 (1.72%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.86%) Liferay
Applications
1 12 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.86%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (13.79%) Firewall
2 13 (11.21%) SSL
3 11 (9.48%) HTTP
3 11 (9.48%) LDAP
3 11 (9.48%) SMTP
4 9 (7.76%) FTP
5 7 (6.03%) HTTPS
5 7 (6.03%) TCP/IP
5 7 (6.03%) WEP
6 4 (3.45%) Internet
6 4 (3.45%) SAN
7 3 (2.59%) Broadband
7 3 (2.59%) RS-232
7 3 (2.59%) WinSCP
8 2 (1.72%) DNS
9 1 (0.86%) Intranet
9 1 (0.86%) LAN
9 1 (0.86%) RS-422
9 1 (0.86%) SMS
9 1 (0.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.34%) DB2
1 12 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.90%) Easytrieve
3 6 (5.17%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.72%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (6.90%) Introscope
2 3 (2.59%) Ant
2 3 (2.59%) Rational Rhapsody
2 3 (2.59%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.59%) XMLSpy
3 2 (1.72%) ChangeMan
3 2 (1.72%) Log4j
4 1 (0.86%) Flyway
4 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.86%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.86%) Maven
General
1 40 (34.48%) Finance
2 18 (15.52%) Banking
3 7 (6.03%) Retail
4 5 (4.31%) Spanish Language
5 3 (2.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.72%) Automotive
6 2 (1.72%) Marketing
7 1 (0.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (31.03%) Developer
2 23 (19.83%) Analyst
3 18 (15.52%) Architect
4 12 (10.34%) Administrator
5 8 (6.90%) Consultant
5 8 (6.90%) Designer
5 8 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 7 (6.03%) Security Analyst
6 7 (6.03%) WebSphere Administrator
7 6 (5.17%) Network Architect
8 5 (4.31%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (4.31%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
9 4 (3.45%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
10 3 (2.59%) Mainframe Analyst
10 3 (2.59%) Project Manager
10 3 (2.59%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (2.59%) Technical Consultant
10 3 (2.59%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (23.28%) SOAP
2 25 (21.55%) XML
3 20 (17.24%) J2EE
4 17 (14.66%) CSS
4 17 (14.66%) HTML
4 17 (14.66%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (12.93%) .NET
5 15 (12.93%) HTML5
5 15 (12.93%) jQuery
6 14 (12.07%) ISPF
7 13 (11.21%) AngularJS
8 11 (9.48%) Laravel
8 11 (9.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (8.62%) IBM Integration Bus
9 10 (8.62%) REST
10 9 (7.76%) JSON
10 9 (7.76%) XSD
11 8 (6.90%) Web Services
12 7 (6.03%) JDBC
12 7 (6.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.66%) Analytical Skills
1 17 (14.66%) Mainframe
2 13 (11.21%) Management Information System
3 12 (10.34%) Clustering
3 12 (10.34%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (8.62%) DataPower
5 6 (5.17%) HACMP
6 5 (4.31%) Data Centre
7 4 (3.45%) User Experience
8 3 (2.59%) LPAR
9 2 (1.72%) AS400
9 2 (1.72%) iSeries
9 2 (1.72%) W3C
10 1 (0.86%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.86%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.86%) Reference Data
10 1 (0.86%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 38 (32.76%) Windows
2 28 (24.14%) Unix
3 24 (20.69%) zOS
4 21 (18.10%) Linux
5 11 (9.48%) Windows Server
5 11 (9.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (6.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.45%) AIX
8 3 (2.59%) VMS
9 2 (1.72%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (22.41%) Migration
2 18 (15.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (13.79%) Change Management
4 15 (12.93%) Project Management
5 12 (10.34%) DevOps
5 12 (10.34%) Incident Management
5 12 (10.34%) Web Development
6 11 (9.48%) High Availability
6 11 (9.48%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (9.48%) Security Operations
6 11 (9.48%) Technical Analysis
6 11 (9.48%) Web Filtering
6 11 (9.48%) Workflow
7 10 (8.62%) Information Security
7 10 (8.62%) SOA
8 9 (7.76%) Mentoring
9 7 (6.03%) Garbage Collection
9 7 (6.03%) ITIL
10 6 (5.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 35 (30.17%) Java
2 23 (19.83%) JCL
3 20 (17.24%) SQL
4 17 (14.66%) COBOL
4 17 (14.66%) JavaScript
5 16 (13.79%) REXX
6 14 (12.07%) C++
7 11 (9.48%) Assembly Language
7 11 (9.48%) C#
7 11 (9.48%) PHP
7 11 (9.48%) PowerShell
7 11 (9.48%) VB
8 9 (7.76%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.76%) CLIST
8 9 (7.76%) Python
9 7 (6.03%) Jython
9 7 (6.03%) Korn
9 7 (6.03%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.45%) AWK
10 4 (3.45%) sed
Qualifications
1 7 (6.03%) Degree
2 5 (4.31%) SC Cleared
2 5 (4.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (1.72%) QA
2 2 (1.72%) WCAG
System Software
1 11 (9.48%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.31%) Time Sharing Option
3 4 (3.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (3.45%) Veritas File System
3 4 (3.45%) VMware ESX
3 4 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.86%) RACF
Systems Management
1 9 (7.76%) CA Wily
2 7 (6.03%) Control-M
3 5 (4.31%) Tivoli
4 3 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.59%) Nagios
5 2 (1.72%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.86%) Ansible
6 1 (0.86%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.86%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (9.48%) CA
1 11 (9.48%) Intel Security
2 10 (8.62%) AppSense
3 8 (6.90%) HP
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle
4 4 (3.45%) 3PAR
4 4 (3.45%) EMC
4 4 (3.45%) Informatica
4 4 (3.45%) Red Hat
4 4 (3.45%) Remedy
4 4 (3.45%) Symantec
4 4 (3.45%) Veritas
4 4 (3.45%) VMware
5 3 (2.59%) QNX
5 3 (2.59%) Telelogic
6 2 (1.72%) ILOG
7 1 (0.86%) Dell
7 1 (0.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.86%) SAP
7 1 (0.86%) TIBCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Lorien Resourcing
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