The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Crawley region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 19 17 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 2 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 2.42% 1.89% 9.19%
As % of the Vendors category 4.69% 5.41% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 16
Average daily rate
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£394 £358 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% -14.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £356 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £360 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £407 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -24.52%
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West Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Crawley region.

Vendors Category
Crawley
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 37 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 51.61% 34.91% 51.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 63
Average daily rate £375 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £92 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £502 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 15
Average hourly rate £13.50 £30.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.13
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Crawley region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Crawley region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Crawley

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Crawley region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Crawley

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Crawley

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) Online Betting
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) DHCP
2 3 (60.00%) DNS
3 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Unica
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (20.00%) SNMP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Crawley 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) DHCP
1 3 (60.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) SNMP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Back Office
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Online Betting
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Data-Driven Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) vSphere
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
4 1 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Unica
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft