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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Northern Ireland / County Antrim
Rank 41 19 21
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 0.44% 3.77% 4.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 8.89% 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +34.28%

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
95 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 42.22% 42.45% 55.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 11 23
Median daily rate £326 £325 £196
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +65.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £166 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £435 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

The demand trend of contract jobs across the County Antrim region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the County Antrim region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast -20 1 - - 1
IBM
Northern Ireland

IBM
Top 3 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Presales

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Maximo
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Design Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Presales