The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - - -
As % of the Vendors category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 72 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 34.11% 36.92% 39.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 41 47
Average daily rate £300 £280 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £12.98 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.82% -67.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Devon

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (80.00%) zOS
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Local Government
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Devon 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 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (20.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (20.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (20.00%) Principle Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Specialist
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Support
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) zOS
2 2 (40.00%) UNIX
2 2 (40.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (80.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (20.00%) VMware
1 1 (20.00%) F5