The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 38 22 18
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 1.63% 3.55% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 4.65% 5.81% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £450 £538 £140
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.27% +283.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
IBM
London

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
86 86 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 34.96% 60.99% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 43
Median daily rate £433 £350 £289
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.71% +21.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.78 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +11.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 Croydon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (75.00%) Gerrit
2 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 3 (75.00%) SailPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Selenium
2 3 (75.00%) ForgeRock
2 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Ant
2 3 (75.00%) JUnit
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
2 3 (75.00%) CSS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Ant
1 3 (75.00%) Gerrit
1 3 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) JMeter
1 3 (75.00%) JUnit
1 3 (75.00%) Maven
1 3 (75.00%) Selenium
1 3 (75.00%) SoapUI
1 3 (75.00%) SonarQube
1 3 (75.00%) Subversion
1 3 (75.00%) Toad
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Automation Tester
1 3 (75.00%) Tester
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) REST
1 3 (75.00%) SailPoint
1 3 (75.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Solaris
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Defect Tracking
2 3 (75.00%) Functional Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Identity Access Management
2 3 (75.00%) Integration Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Regression Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) ForgeRock
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Brocade
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp