The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 April 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank - 20 -
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 1.98% -
As % of the Vendors category - 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +75.00%
IBM
Northern Ireland

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

Vendors Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
40 57 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 45.45% 56.44% 37.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 14
Average daily rate £488 £225 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+116.66% -30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £121 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 £32.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.68% +88.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in County Antrim

IBM
Top 28 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 2 (50.00%) FileNet
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE 5
1 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (50.00%) PVCS
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the County Antrim 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 (50.00%) FileNet
1 2 (50.00%) NetWeaver
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) PVCS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) FileNet Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) Ajax
1 2 (50.00%) EJB
1 2 (50.00%) EJB 3.0
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Java EE 5
1 2 (50.00%) JAX-WS
1 2 (50.00%) JDBC
1 2 (50.00%) JMS
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) JSF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SAP