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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 30 68 51
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -17
Contract jobs citing IBM 52 21 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.84% 1.55% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 12.47% 3.39% 6.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 6 14
Median daily rate £425 £350 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £338 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £438 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
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
417 620 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 46.85% 45.86% 42.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 287 270
Median daily rate £413 £388 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +14.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 20 28
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.13 £25.50 £16.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +34 40 £431 +23.21% 2
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 46 (41.82%) Java
2 43 (39.09%) WebSphere
3 33 (30.00%) SOAP
4 30 (27.27%) SQL
5 29 (26.36%) Oracle
6 28 (25.45%) J2EE
7 27 (24.55%) Finance
7 27 (24.55%) Mainframe
8 24 (21.82%) XML
9 22 (20.00%) Linux
10 21 (19.09%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (19.09%) IBM Integration Bus
11 20 (18.18%) Web Services
11 20 (18.18%) DB2
12 19 (17.27%) Python
12 19 (17.27%) IBM Mainframe
13 18 (16.36%) Middleware
14 17 (15.45%) Windows
14 17 (15.45%) SSL
14 17 (15.45%) Bash Shell
14 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database
15 16 (14.55%) Unix
16 15 (13.64%) SOA
17 14 (12.73%) HTTP
18 13 (11.82%) DataPower
18 13 (11.82%) Clustering
19 12 (10.91%) Banking
19 12 (10.91%) CA Wily
19 12 (10.91%) WebSphere Application Server
19 12 (10.91%) JCL

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 43 (39.09%) WebSphere
2 12 (10.91%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (7.27%) Tomcat
4 4 (3.64%) Apache
4 4 (3.64%) IIS
4 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.73%) JBoss
5 3 (2.73%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.82%) CICS
6 2 (1.82%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (6.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.64%) MS Office
2 4 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (0.91%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (15.45%) SSL
2 14 (12.73%) HTTP
3 10 (9.09%) FTP
4 6 (5.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.55%) HTTPS
6 4 (3.64%) LDAP
6 4 (3.64%) RS-232
6 4 (3.64%) SMTP
6 4 (3.64%) WEP
7 3 (2.73%) Firewall
7 3 (2.73%) WinSCP
8 2 (1.82%) RS-422
9 1 (0.91%) Intranet
9 1 (0.91%) LAN
9 1 (0.91%) SAN
9 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (18.18%) DB2
2 17 (15.45%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.18%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.45%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.82%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.91%) Big Data
7 1 (0.91%) DB2 UDB
7 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (7.27%) Log4j
2 6 (5.45%) Introscope
3 4 (3.64%) Rational Rhapsody
3 4 (3.64%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.73%) ChangeMan
4 3 (2.73%) JUnit
4 3 (2.73%) XMLSpy
5 1 (0.91%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.91%) Vagrant
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
2 12 (10.91%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Spanish Language
4 6 (5.45%) Retail
5 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Automotive
6 1 (0.91%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (26.36%) Analyst
2 23 (20.91%) Developer
3 20 (18.18%) Architect
4 12 (10.91%) Integration Architect
5 10 (9.09%) Administrator
5 10 (9.09%) Data Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
6 9 (8.18%) WebSphere Administrator
7 8 (7.27%) Applications Support
7 8 (7.27%) Designer
8 7 (6.36%) Applications Support Analyst
8 7 (6.36%) Consultant
8 7 (6.36%) Java Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Middleware Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Project Manager
8 7 (6.36%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 7 (6.36%) Support Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) Business Analyst
9 6 (5.45%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
10 5 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (30.00%) SOAP
2 28 (25.45%) J2EE
3 24 (21.82%) XML
4 21 (19.09%) IBM Integration Bus
4 21 (19.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 20 (18.18%) Web Services
6 18 (16.36%) Middleware
7 11 (10.00%) JDBC
7 11 (10.00%) JNDI
7 11 (10.00%) XSLT
8 10 (9.09%) .NET
8 10 (9.09%) REST
9 8 (7.27%) ISPF
9 8 (7.27%) J2SE
9 8 (7.27%) XML Schema
10 7 (6.36%) JSON
10 7 (6.36%) XSD
11 6 (5.45%) JMS
11 6 (5.45%) Servlets
12 5 (4.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) Mainframe
2 19 (17.27%) IBM Mainframe
3 13 (11.82%) Clustering
3 13 (11.82%) DataPower
4 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.55%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.73%) AS400
6 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.73%) HACMP
6 3 (2.73%) iSeries
6 3 (2.73%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.82%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.82%) iPad
8 1 (0.91%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.91%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.91%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.91%) IVR
8 1 (0.91%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.00%) Linux
2 17 (15.45%) Windows
3 16 (14.55%) Unix
4 9 (8.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (5.45%) zOS
6 1 (0.91%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.64%) SOA
2 11 (10.00%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (10.00%) High Availability
2 11 (10.00%) ITIL
2 11 (10.00%) Migration
2 11 (10.00%) Project Management
2 11 (10.00%) TOGAF
2 11 (10.00%) UML
3 10 (9.09%) Change Management
4 9 (8.18%) ETL
5 7 (6.36%) EAI
6 6 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.55%) Web Development
8 4 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (3.64%) Embedded Software Development
8 4 (3.64%) OO
8 4 (3.64%) Software Engineering
8 4 (3.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (3.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 46 (41.82%) Java
2 30 (27.27%) SQL
3 19 (17.27%) Python
4 17 (15.45%) Bash Shell
5 12 (10.91%) JCL
6 11 (10.00%) Jython
6 11 (10.00%) Korn
7 8 (7.27%) REXX
8 7 (6.36%) COBOL
9 4 (3.64%) C
9 4 (3.64%) C#
9 4 (3.64%) C++
9 4 (3.64%) C++/CLI
9 4 (3.64%) JavaScript
9 4 (3.64%) PHP
9 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.64%) Shell Script
9 4 (3.64%) VB
10 1 (0.91%) CLIST
10 1 (0.91%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (7.27%) Time Sharing Option
2 7 (6.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.91%) Docker
4 1 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.91%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) CA Wily
2 9 (8.18%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.64%) Control-M
4 3 (2.73%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (2.73%) Nagios
5 2 (1.82%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.91%) CA Endevor
6 1 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 29 (26.36%) Oracle
2 4 (3.64%) HP
2 4 (3.64%) QNX
2 4 (3.64%) Telelogic
2 4 (3.64%) TIBCO
3 3 (2.73%) Remedy
4 2 (1.82%) Dell
4 2 (1.82%) ILOG
5 1 (0.91%) Brocade
5 1 (0.91%) CA
5 1 (0.91%) EMC
5 1 (0.91%) Greenplum
5 1 (0.91%) Hitachi
5 1 (0.91%) Informatica
5 1 (0.91%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.91%) NetApp
5 1 (0.91%) SAP
5 1 (0.91%) VMware
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