The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 38 23 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.62% 4.59% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 6.33% 8.57% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 3
Average daily rate £375 £330 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £189 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £37.80 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +75.00%
IBM
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
158 175 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.36% 53.52% 45.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 95 71
Average daily rate £398 £328 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.37% -13.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 16
Average hourly rate £12.50 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.44% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £22.00 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £37.80 £37.80
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 Coventry

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 7 (35.00%) Linux
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
3 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (25.00%) MODAF
4 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 4 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
5 3 (15.00%) SQL
5 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
6 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 2 (10.00%) FileNet
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
6 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
6 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (10.00%) ERP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 4 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (10.00%) Apache
3 2 (10.00%) FileNet
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (5.00%) SAS
4 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BI
2 1 (5.00%) Spotfire
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (20.00%) Designer
3 4 (20.00%) Network Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Designer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) AS400 Support
6 1 (5.00%) Messaging Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Server Support Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Solutions Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (10.00%) Web Services
3 1 (5.00%) BAPI
3 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) AS400
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) iSeries
1 1 (5.00%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Linux
2 6 (30.00%) Unix
2 6 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 5 (25.00%) MODAF
1 5 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 5 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
3 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
3 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.00%) ERP
3 2 (10.00%) ETL
3 2 (10.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) COBOL
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Korn
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) R
2 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (5.00%) MCITP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
2 1 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (5.00%) QRadar
1 1 (5.00%) Simpana
1 1 (5.00%) WhatsUp Gold
1 1 (5.00%) WSUS
1 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 6 (30.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) Cognos
5 1 (5.00%) CommVault
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (5.00%) Netezza
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Sun
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec
5 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
5 1 (5.00%) Veritas
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