The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 34 47 41
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.41% 2.47% 1.57%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 4.58% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 4
Median daily rate £550 £385 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +4.05%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £424 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.59% +0.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £12.14 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £31.44 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+16.09% -0.26%
IBM
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
94 240 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 38.37% 53.81% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 188 82
Median daily rate £375 £355 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £250 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £444
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 4
Median hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.60 £18.80 £80.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.93 £17.77 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+6.49% -1.27%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

IBM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) SAS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 1 (100.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SAS Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle