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 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 41 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.68% 3.16% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 6.51% 7.89% 2.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 1
Median daily rate £340 £388 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% -35.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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
169 152 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 41.12% 40.00% 50.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 97 69
Median daily rate £450 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £238 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.94% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £18.51 £11.00 £22.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.27% -50.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £10.00 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £26.60 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 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 Coventry region with a requirement for IBM.

1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Unix
3 8 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (31.82%) Master Data Management
4 7 (31.82%) Retail
4 7 (31.82%) Data Management
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (27.27%) Data Stewardship
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
5 6 (27.27%) Oracle
5 6 (27.27%) XSD
5 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
5 6 (27.27%) Middleware
5 6 (27.27%) Scrum
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) Windows
6 5 (22.73%) RESTful
6 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (22.73%) REST
6 5 (22.73%) DataPower
7 3 (13.64%) jQuery
7 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
7 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
7 3 (13.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (13.64%) HTML
7 3 (13.64%) JavaScript

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 3 (13.64%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (31.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Developer
2 2 (9.09%) Consultant
2 2 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Architect
3 1 (4.55%) BPM Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Business Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Business Process Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Java Developer
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Middleware Architect
3 1 (4.55%) PHP Developer
3 1 (4.55%) Process Consultant
3 1 (4.55%) Process Manager
3 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) J2EE
1 6 (27.27%) Middleware
1 6 (27.27%) XSD
2 5 (22.73%) REST
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) SOAP
2 5 (22.73%) Web Services
3 3 (13.64%) CSS
3 3 (13.64%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) jQuery
4 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 2 (9.09%) Express
4 2 (9.09%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (9.09%) Node.js
4 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.55%) Apache Axis
5 1 (4.55%) CakePHP
5 1 (4.55%) Laravel
5 1 (4.55%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) DataPower
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Unix
2 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Data Management
1 7 (31.82%) Master Data Management
2 6 (27.27%) Data Stewardship
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (27.27%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (27.27%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) Shell Script
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.09%) Python
6 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.55%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.64%) Adobe