The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 24 26 16
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.01% 2.09% 5.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 5.06% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £558 £550 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.36% +40.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £530 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £570 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -10.17%
IBM
London

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

Vendors Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
78 79 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 52.35% 41.36% 49.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 46 20
Median daily rate £435 £475 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +17.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £363 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +38.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) SLA
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) DB2
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) XSD
3 1 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) AIX
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) GoldenSource
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Front Office
3 1 (25.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Front Office Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Scala Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) GWT
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Java EE
1 1 (25.00%) Kafka
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSD
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) CMDB
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (25.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (25.00%) Taxonomies
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) BDD
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Software Licensing
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Clojure
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) GoldenSource
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase