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 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 67 53 45
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM 8 16 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.94% 1.93% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 4.21% 5.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 7
Average daily rate
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£550 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +40.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £351 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £400 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £35.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-10.17% +77.21%
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
365 380 332
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 43.04% 45.78% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 205 130
Average daily rate £400 £335 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £150 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 59 27
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +53.84%
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 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -11 3 £463 +15.62% 3
Huntingdon - 2 £550 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (40.00%) XML
1 6 (40.00%) Web Design
1 6 (40.00%) Semantic Web
1 6 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
1 6 (40.00%) Lombardi
2 4 (26.67%) Business Transformation
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
3 3 (20.00%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Dell
3 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) Fedora
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
4 2 (13.33%) SCOM
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) .NET
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (13.33%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Lombardi
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Support
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Support Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) BizTalk Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior BizTalk Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 2 (13.33%) J2EE
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (6.67%) LAMP
3 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Semantic Web
2 2 (13.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Web Design
1 6 (40.00%) Web Accessibility
2 4 (26.67%) Business Transformation
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Java
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) Dell
2 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
3 2 (13.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (6.67%) Google
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