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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 62 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.69% 1.54% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.30% 3.38% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 0
Average daily rate
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£438 £431 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £7.85 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.37%
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
386 237 397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 52.95% 45.66% 54.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 117 164
Average daily rate £395 £350 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -6.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £190 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 51
Average hourly rate £12.00 £12.00 £11.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 4 £438 +130.26%
Huntingdon - - - -
Peterborough - - - - 1
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (41.67%) SAP
4 4 (33.33%) EAI
4 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (33.33%) SAP PI
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (25.00%) webMethods
5 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 3 (25.00%) Talend
5 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
5 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
5 3 (25.00%) BEA
5 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) SOA
5 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
5 3 (25.00%) Web Services
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) J2EE
5 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
6 2 (16.67%) ITIL
6 2 (16.67%) Windows
6 2 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (16.67%) Active Directory

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 9 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (25.00%) MQSeries
3 3 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (8.33%) Documentum
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Talend Open Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Architect
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
3 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (33.33%) SAP PI
2 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (25.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) EAI
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 3 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) webMethods
2 3 (25.00%) Talend
2 3 (25.00%) TIBCO
2 3 (25.00%) BEA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat