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 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 21 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.97% 0.71% -
As % of the Vendors category 10.20% 2.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £638 £365 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+74.65% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £413 £377
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +9.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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
49 45 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 38.89% 32.14% 53.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 35 44
Median daily rate £513 £468 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.62% +5.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £283 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £500 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

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 20 January 2017, 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 10 (76.92%) Java
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) XML
4 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 5 (38.46%) Sybase
4 5 (38.46%) XSLT
4 5 (38.46%) UML
4 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
5 4 (30.77%) Apache
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) Front Office
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) ISEB
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (23.08%) OO
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere

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 4 (30.77%) Apache
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) FCoE
1 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.69%) HTTP
1 1 (7.69%) Internet
1 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) Multicast
1 1 (7.69%) NAS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (7.69%) HBase
4 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) IntelliJ
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Front Office
3 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Architect
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
3 3 (23.08%) Software Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Front Office Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Software Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Scala Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Software Asset Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) XML
2 5 (38.46%) XSLT
3 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
3 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 3 (23.08%) Kafka
3 3 (23.08%) Spring
3 3 (23.08%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) HTML
4 2 (15.38%) Java EE
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) XSD
5 1 (7.69%) BlazeDS
5 1 (7.69%) COM+
5 1 (7.69%) JMS
5 1 (7.69%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) Rendezvous
5 1 (7.69%) Struts
5 1 (7.69%) XHTML
5 1 (7.69%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Derivative
2 2 (15.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (15.38%) Market Risk
2 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 2 (15.38%) Taxonomies
3 1 (7.69%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
2 5 (38.46%) Software Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
2 5 (38.46%) UML
3 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
4 3 (23.08%) ArchiMate
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) OO
4 3 (23.08%) OOA/OOD
4 3 (23.08%) Scrum
4 3 (23.08%) SOA
5 2 (15.38%) BDD
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (15.38%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Physical Data Model
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) C
3 2 (15.38%) Clojure
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (15.38%) Scala
4 1 (7.69%) ActionScript
4 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
4 1 (7.69%) R
4 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) ISEB
1 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) KVM
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (7.69%) SRDF
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 5 (38.46%) Sybase
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) GoldenSource
4 2 (15.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe
5 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
5 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco
5 1 (7.69%) DataSynapse
5 1 (7.69%) EMC
5 1 (7.69%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (7.69%) VMware