The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Coventry region.

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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 25 24 24
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 15 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.09% 1.65% 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 8.29% 4.88% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 9
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £22.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.13%
Vendors Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
181 82 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 49.32% 33.88% 54.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 24 73
Average daily rate £350 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £100 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £575 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 15
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.59% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.44 £20.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
IBM
West Midlands

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
2 12 (46.15%) SAP
3 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
4 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 8 (30.77%) Migration
5 8 (30.77%) Web Services
5 8 (30.77%) ETL
6 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (23.08%) Automotive
7 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
7 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
7 6 (23.08%) Data Mapping
7 6 (23.08%) PLM
7 6 (23.08%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
8 5 (19.23%) XML
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle
9 4 (15.38%) Java
9 4 (15.38%) MS Office
9 4 (15.38%) UML
9 4 (15.38%) RAD
9 4 (15.38%) Validation
9 4 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
9 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 4 (15.38%) Business Development
9 4 (15.38%) Degree
10 3 (11.54%) MS Excel

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 15 (57.69%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.85%) CICS
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
1 1 (3.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) DataStage
2 2 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (3.85%) QualityStage
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (23.08%) Automotive
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Architect
2 9 (34.62%) Integration Architect
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Programmer
6 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Software Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) Magento Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Integration Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Messaging Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Software Designer
7 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Programmer
7 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
3 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (19.23%) XML
5 3 (11.54%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) SAP PI
6 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.85%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) LAMP
6 1 (3.85%) TopLink
6 1 (3.85%) HTML
6 1 (3.85%) XSD
6 1 (3.85%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) DataPower
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) zOS
2 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.85%) MVS
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) TOGAF
2 8 (30.77%) Migration
2 8 (30.77%) ETL
3 6 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 6 (23.08%) Data Mapping
3 6 (23.08%) PLM
4 4 (15.38%) UML
4 4 (15.38%) RAD
4 4 (15.38%) Validation
4 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 4 (15.38%) Business Development
5 3 (11.54%) Data Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) ERP
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JCL
2 1 (3.85%) REXX
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (7.69%) MBA
2 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) SAP
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
3 2 (7.69%) Netezza
4 1 (3.85%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) BMC
4 1 (3.85%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
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