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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 23 20 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.64% 4.58% 4.65%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 8.45% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 4
Median daily rate £685 £563 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.77% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.63%
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
60 71 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 49.18% 54.20% 35.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 29
Median daily rate £480 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £582 £775
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £29.00 - £28.00
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 16 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (100.00%) GWT
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC

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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (100.00%) Banking
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Applications Architect
1 2 (100.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) GWT
1 2 (100.00%) J2EE
1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Google