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 17 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 20 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -16
Contract jobs citing IBM 22 4 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.96% 1.34% 6.03%
As % of the Vendors category 10.84% 5.06% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 11
Average daily rate
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£450 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £19.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -35.85%
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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
203 79 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 55.01% 26.51% 45.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 33 64
Average daily rate £375 £338 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £149 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 5 15
Average hourly rate £18.97 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.37% -51.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 25 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 17 (42.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 17 (42.50%) SAP
3 13 (32.50%) Web Services
4 12 (30.00%) XML
5 10 (25.00%) Automotive
5 10 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (25.00%) Java
5 10 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 9 (22.50%) Manufacturing
7 8 (20.00%) ETL
7 8 (20.00%) Migration
8 6 (15.00%) PLM
8 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (15.00%) Data Migration
8 6 (15.00%) Data Mapping
8 6 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
9 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 5 (12.50%) HTTP
9 5 (12.50%) Oracle
9 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
10 4 (10.00%) zOS
10 4 (10.00%) Middleware
10 4 (10.00%) Validation
10 4 (10.00%) XML Schema
10 4 (10.00%) UNIX
10 4 (10.00%) Windows
10 4 (10.00%) MS Office
10 4 (10.00%) UML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 25 (62.50%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.50%) CICS
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Office
2 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (12.50%) HTTP
2 1 (2.50%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (5.00%) DataStage
2 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (2.50%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.50%) OLAP
3 1 (2.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (25.00%) Automotive
2 9 (22.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Architect
2 10 (25.00%) Integration Architect
3 9 (22.50%) Developer
3 9 (22.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Integration Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Programmer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) Designer
7 2 (5.00%) Messaging Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 13 (32.50%) Web Services
3 12 (30.00%) XML
4 10 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (10.00%) Middleware
5 4 (10.00%) XML Schema
6 3 (7.50%) J2EE
7 1 (2.50%) TopLink
7 1 (2.50%) LAMP
7 1 (2.50%) SAP PI
7 1 (2.50%) HTML
7 1 (2.50%) XSD
7 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) DataPower
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) LPAR
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.00%) zOS
1 4 (10.00%) UNIX
1 4 (10.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) AIX
3 1 (2.50%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (20.00%) ETL
2 8 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (15.00%) PLM
3 6 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.00%) Data Migration
3 6 (15.00%) Data Mapping
4 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.50%) SOA
5 4 (10.00%) Validation
5 4 (10.00%) UML
5 4 (10.00%) RAD
5 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
5 4 (10.00%) Business Development
5 4 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.50%) REXX
3 1 (2.50%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (5.00%) MBA
2 2 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) SAP
2 5 (12.50%) Oracle
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (7.50%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.00%) webMethods
4 2 (5.00%) Cognos
4 2 (5.00%) Netezza
5 1 (2.50%) Teradata
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) BMC
5 1 (2.50%) CA
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