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 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 - 33 33
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon - 0.46% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.28% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £225 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
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
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
53 78 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 29.78% 35.94% 42.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 28 49
Average daily rate £363 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £196 £149
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £409 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.50 £12.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.42% +27.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £12.50 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.40 £22.50 £74.55
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 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 25 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) EJB
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) Subversion
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) MongoDB
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) Neo4j
2 9 (90.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (90.00%) JAX-RS
2 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
2 9 (90.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) HTTP
2 9 (90.00%) Mac OS X
2 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) DB2
3 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 10 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) DB2
1 9 (90.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (90.00%) Neo4j
1 9 (90.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
1 10 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (10.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) EJB
1 10 (100.00%) Struts
2 9 (90.00%) Hibernate
2 9 (90.00%) HTML
2 9 (90.00%) JAX-RS
2 9 (90.00%) REST
2 9 (90.00%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Mac OS X
1 9 (90.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (90.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (90.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 9 (90.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) Disclosure Scotland