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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 59 62 49
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 0.57% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.14% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£365 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £27.49
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -27.24%
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
360 350 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.86% 50.00% 50.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 154 117
Average daily rate £325 £395 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £218 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 35 38
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.74 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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
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 27 April 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 - 3 £365 -
Peterborough +3 1 £425 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
4 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) SAP PI
5 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) Fedora
5 2 (18.18%) EAI
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) Dell
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (9.09%) webMethods

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
4 2 (18.18%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
5 1 (9.09%) Documentum
5 1 (9.09%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) TestComplete
1 1 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Specialist
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Consultant
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) Software Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Software Configuration Manager
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage Developer
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (18.18%) Middleware
2 2 (18.18%) SAP PI
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) J2EE
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Software Testing
2 2 (18.18%) EAI
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) HP
1 2 (18.18%) Dell
1 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
1 2 (18.18%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Talend
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) webMethods
2 1 (9.09%) BEA
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft