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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 26 19 20
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 3.98% 2.88% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 8.65% 6.06% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 2
Average daily rate £413 £413 £443
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £383 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £413 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +75.00%
IBM
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
104 66 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 46.02% 47.48% 32.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 47 22
Average daily rate £413 £370 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% -12.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 7
Average hourly rate £17.95 £10.68 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.02% -43.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Crawley

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Crawley region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 April 2016, 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 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 13 (59.09%) Unix
3 12 (54.55%) AIX
3 12 (54.55%) Cognizant
3 12 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
4 10 (45.45%) SQL
4 10 (45.45%) Oracle
5 9 (40.91%) DataStage
5 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
5 9 (40.91%) Informatica
5 9 (40.91%) Netezza
5 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
6 4 (18.18%) Document Management
6 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (18.18%) FileNet
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) DB2
7 3 (13.64%) Vignette
7 3 (13.64%) HP
8 2 (9.09%) Information Security
8 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 2 (9.09%) Marketing
8 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
8 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (9.09%) Business Development
8 2 (9.09%) Degree

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 4 (18.18%) FileNet
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS Office
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Silverpop
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) DataStage
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
2 3 (13.64%) DB2
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) ClearCase
General
1 15 (68.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Back Office
2 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 2 (9.09%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.55%) Publishing
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) DBA
1 13 (59.09%) Production DBA
2 10 (45.45%) SQL DBA
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle DBA
3 9 (40.91%) Oracle Production DBA
4 4 (18.18%) Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Architect
5 3 (13.64%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (9.09%) CISSP Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Security Architect
6 2 (9.09%) TOGAF Architect
7 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Campaign Management Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.55%) Marketing Business Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Marketing Campaign Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 2 (9.09%) Smartcard
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) FMCG
2 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Unix
2 12 (54.55%) AIX
3 3 (13.64%) Windows
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server
4 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) Linux
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (18.18%) Document Management
2 4 (18.18%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Business Development
4 2 (9.09%) CRM
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Information Security
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL V3
4 2 (9.09%) Quality Management
4 2 (9.09%) SABSA
4 2 (9.09%) Security Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Server Building
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.55%) Application Rationalisation
5 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 9 (40.91%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) CISA
1 2 (9.09%) CISM
1 2 (9.09%) CISSP
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) IISP
2 1 (4.55%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISAE 3402
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) ISO27005
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.55%) vSphere
2 1 (4.55%) XenApp
2 1 (4.55%) XenDesktop
2 1 (4.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Cognizant
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle
3 9 (40.91%) Informatica
3 9 (40.91%) Netezza
4 3 (13.64%) HP
4 3 (13.64%) Vignette
5 2 (9.09%) Adobe
5 2 (9.09%) ArcSight
5 2 (9.09%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (9.09%) Cisco
5 2 (9.09%) Intel Security
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.09%) Qualys
5 2 (9.09%) Tripwire
6 1 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (4.55%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (4.55%) Software AG
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) webMethods