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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 18 37 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +9
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.35% 1.88% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 8.47% 3.92% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 3
Average daily rate
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£410 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £349 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £381 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £19.50 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -36.48%
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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
59 102 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 51.30% 47.89% 50.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 71 122
Average daily rate £450 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £176 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (50.00%) SQL
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) QA
3 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) ClearQuest
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) ETL
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Cognos
3 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Navigator
4 1 (12.50%) JavaBeans
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) SOA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Report Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Navigator
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ClearQuest
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Maven
2 1 (12.50%) JUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Rational Rose
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ETL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) ADO
2 1 (12.50%) COM+
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) ActiveX
2 1 (12.50%) JavaBeans
2 1 (12.50%) OLE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (12.50%) DHTML
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (25.00%) UML
1 2 (25.00%) ETL
1 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Process
2 1 (12.50%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Software Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Line Management
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VBScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
2 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Sybase