The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 64 58 47
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM 8 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.03% 1.58% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 2.31% 3.12% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 6
Average daily rate
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£394 £381 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.27% +19.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £350 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £35.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+5.97% +27.81%
IBM
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
346 385 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 44.70% 50.79% 48.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 188 129
Average daily rate £363 £370 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +10.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 37
Average hourly rate £12.00 £23.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.82% +39.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 6 £376 -5.93%
Peterborough -5 1 £425 +19.29%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Fedora
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
3 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 4 (33.33%) IIS
1 4 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (16.67%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) TestComplete
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) BizTalk Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Software Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (16.67%) Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Support Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Software Configuration Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) LAMP
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Validation
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) EAI
3 1 (8.33%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) Java
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (25.00%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Dell
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (16.67%) Rackspace
4 1 (8.33%) Talend
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) BEA
4 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (8.33%) webMethods
4 1 (8.33%) Google