The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cardiff region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 39 33 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM 6 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.53% 0.81% 1.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.20% 1.65% 3.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Average daily rate
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£283 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% -29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £24.05 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+29.96% -24.85%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
143 121 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 36.39% 48.79% 50.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 81 47
Average daily rate £325 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £130 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
IBM
South Wales

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
1 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 4 (36.36%) MS Office
3 4 (36.36%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) iSeries
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (27.27%) MDX
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (27.27%) ETL
4 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (27.27%) Web Services
4 3 (27.27%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) AIX
4 3 (27.27%) RPG
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) COBOL
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) DB2
4 3 (27.27%) OLAP
4 3 (27.27%) Banking
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (54.55%) WebSphere
2 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
2 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) FileNet
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Office
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS Project
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle OLAP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) OLAP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (27.27%) DataStage
2 3 (27.27%) Star Schema
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JMeter
1 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
1 2 (18.18%) Selenium
2 1 (9.09%) TestNG
2 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
2 1 (9.09%) JUnit
2 1 (9.09%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Java Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Support Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Applications Support
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) MDX
1 3 (27.27%) Web Services
1 3 (27.27%) XML
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) Spring
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) JSF
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (18.18%) Hibernate
2 2 (18.18%) JPA
3 1 (9.09%) MyBatis
3 1 (9.09%) REST
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) Java SE
3 1 (9.09%) Java EE
3 1 (9.09%) XSLT
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) iSeries
2 2 (18.18%) AS400
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) OS/400
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Load Testing
1 3 (27.27%) ETL
1 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) RPG
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) COBOL
2 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Informatica
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