The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Devon region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank - 28 20
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 0.62% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.45% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £275 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.68%
Vendors Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
84 69 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 35.90% 42.59% 42.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 25
Average daily rate £300 £328 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% -2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £379 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.23 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.46% +1.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £17.00 £14.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.95 £43.65 £19.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
IBM
South West

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
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Devon region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter - - - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (100.00%) Tivoli Monitoring