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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 43 34 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.28% 1.86% 4.24%
As % of the Vendors category 5.37% 5.04% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 9
Median daily rate £400 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £256 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £304 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+18.86% -15.20%
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
205 119 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 42.53% 36.96% 49.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 71 97
Median daily rate £375 £341 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.97% +4.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 16
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 26 July 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 Coventry region with a requirement for IBM.

1 10 (47.62%) Unix
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) SQL
3 7 (33.33%) DataPower
4 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
4 6 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (23.81%) REST
5 5 (23.81%) SAP
5 5 (23.81%) SOAP
6 4 (19.05%) Web Services
6 4 (19.05%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (19.05%) VMware
6 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (19.05%) Middleware
6 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (14.29%) User Experience
7 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
7 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 3 (14.29%) MODAF
7 3 (14.29%) Retail
7 3 (14.29%) Oracle
7 3 (14.29%) SOA
8 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) SAN
8 2 (9.52%) Project Management
8 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (9.52%) AS400

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 6 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
2 1 (4.76%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.76%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) DataStage
2 1 (4.76%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.76%) QlikView
2 1 (4.76%) Roambi
2 1 (4.76%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.76%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (4.76%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) Ant
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Automotive
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Developer
2 4 (19.05%) Integration Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) AS400 Support
4 2 (9.52%) Network Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Network Designer
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Security Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Support Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (23.81%) REST
2 5 (23.81%) SOAP
3 4 (19.05%) Middleware
3 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 4 (19.05%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (4.76%) BAPI
4 1 (4.76%) RESTful
4 1 (4.76%) XML
4 1 (4.76%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) DataPower
2 3 (14.29%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) AS400
3 2 (9.52%) iSeries
3 2 (9.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.76%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Unix
1 10 (47.62%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (14.29%) MODAF
2 3 (14.29%) SOA
2 3 (14.29%) TOGAF
2 3 (14.29%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) E-business
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.76%) RAD
4 1 (4.76%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) COBOL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Korn
2 1 (4.76%) R
2 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) ISEB
1 1 (4.76%) ISTQB
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) NFS
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ZFS
1 1 (4.76%) QRadar
1 1 (4.76%) Simpana
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) SAP
2 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 3 (14.29%) Oracle
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.52%) Tableau
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Cadence
5 1 (4.76%) Cognos
5 1 (4.76%) CommVault
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (4.76%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Netezza
5 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Sun
5 1 (4.76%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.76%) Veritas