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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 44 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.17% 1.59% 2.46%
As % of the Vendors category 5.47% 4.84% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +17.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £31.34
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.68%
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
201 124 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 39.57% 32.80% 52.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 73 70
Median daily rate £444 £363 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.41% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £650 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 13
Median hourly rate £15.00 £17.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +10.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.69 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.50 £32.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
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 5 December 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 5 December 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 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 13 (48.15%) Unix
3 10 (37.04%) IBM InfoSphere
4 8 (29.63%) Master Data Management
4 8 (29.63%) DataPower
4 8 (29.63%) Windows
4 8 (29.63%) Scrum
4 8 (29.63%) Retail
4 8 (29.63%) Data Management
5 7 (25.93%) Java
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle
6 6 (22.22%) J2EE
6 6 (22.22%) SOAP
6 6 (22.22%) XSD
6 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
6 6 (22.22%) Middleware
6 6 (22.22%) REST
6 6 (22.22%) Data Stewardship
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
8 4 (14.81%) Web Services
9 3 (11.11%) SAP
9 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 3 (11.11%) SOA
9 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (11.11%) User Experience
9 3 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus

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 5 (18.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.70%) DataStage
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
2 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
2 1 (3.70%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) ClearCase
2 1 (3.70%) ClearQuest
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (29.63%) Retail
2 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (59.26%) Developer
2 3 (11.11%) Consultant
2 3 (11.11%) Integration Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Administrator
3 2 (7.41%) Architect
3 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) AS400 Support
4 1 (3.70%) Business Analyst Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) Business Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Business Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Business Process Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Business Process Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
4 1 (3.70%) ETL Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (3.70%) Process Manager
4 1 (3.70%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Server Administrator
4 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) J2EE
1 6 (22.22%) Middleware
1 6 (22.22%) REST
1 6 (22.22%) SOAP
1 6 (22.22%) XSD
2 5 (18.52%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (7.41%) RESTful
6 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) Express
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) jQuery
6 1 (3.70%) MEAN Stack
6 1 (3.70%) Node.js
6 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) User Experience
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) AS400
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Unix
2 8 (29.63%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Data Management
1 8 (29.63%) Master Data Management
1 8 (29.63%) Scrum
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (22.22%) Data Stewardship
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (11.11%) SOA
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.70%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (3.70%) Migration
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) SQL
2 7 (25.93%) Java
3 6 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) RSA Archer
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Tableau