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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
West Sussex / Crawley
Rank 10 15 25
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +10
Contract jobs citing IBM 6 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 7.06% 4.97% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 13.33% 11.76% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +34.28%

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
45 68 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Crawley 52.94% 42.24% 51.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 41 44
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +177.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Crawley

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Crawley region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 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 Crawley region with a requirement for IBM.

1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 3 (42.86%) AIX
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) iSeries
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
4 2 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (28.57%) AS400
4 2 (28.57%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
5 1 (14.29%) Vignette
5 1 (14.29%) JDBC
5 1 (14.29%) SOAP
5 1 (14.29%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) XSD
5 1 (14.29%) XSL
5 1 (14.29%) XSLT

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Crawley 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 1 (14.29%) FileNet
1 1 (14.29%) GlassFish
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Gerrit
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) AIX Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) EMC Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) JDBC
1 1 (14.29%) JMS
1 1 (14.29%) SOAP
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) WSDL
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XSD
1 1 (14.29%) XSL
1 1 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) AS400
2 2 (28.57%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Fat Client
3 1 (14.29%) Online Games
3 1 (14.29%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Migration
1 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Document Management
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Server Building
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) XPath
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) HP
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) Cognizant
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Hitachi
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) Vignette
3 1 (14.29%) Wyse