The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London 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 12 17 24
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 10.48% 4.12% 4.07%
As % of the Vendors category 20.37% 9.52% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 7
Average daily rate
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£538 £475 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £417 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £405
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% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

Vendors Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54 42 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 51.43% 43.30% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 56
Average daily rate £525 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £410 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £18.46 £33.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.30% -
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 Docklands, London

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Docklands, London region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (50.00%) UML
2 6 (42.86%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
3 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Banking
4 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (21.43%) MS Office
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) RUP
5 3 (21.43%) LDAP
5 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Internet
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Back Office
5 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
5 3 (21.43%) MODAF
5 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) PMBOK
6 2 (14.29%) Change Control
6 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 2 (14.29%) WebSphere
1 2 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Apache
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) Internet
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
3 1 (7.14%) FCoE
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
3 1 (7.14%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) HBase
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Functional Tester
1 2 (14.29%) SoapUI
1 2 (14.29%) RequisitePro
1 2 (14.29%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (14.29%) ClearQuest
1 2 (14.29%) Rational Robot
2 1 (7.14%) Ant
2 1 (7.14%) Maven
General
1 4 (28.57%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Banking
3 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (7.14%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Testing Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Support
4 1 (7.14%) Release Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) XML
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) Apache Flex
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (14.29%) JSP
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) Rendezvous
4 1 (7.14%) Ultra Messaging
4 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
1 2 (14.29%) Solaris
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) UML
2 5 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) MODAF
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Change Control
5 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Black-Box Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 2 (14.29%) Automated Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
2 4 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (14.29%) VB6
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 2 (14.29%) Perl
3 2 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (14.29%) VB
3 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.14%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.14%) PMP
2 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PMBOK
2 1 (7.14%) ISO 9001
2 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) NFS
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.14%) SRDF
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (7.14%) Xen
1 1 (7.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (7.14%) Control-M
1 1 (7.14%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) BEA
4 1 (7.14%) Sybase
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) Cognizant
4 1 (7.14%) CA
4 1 (7.14%) EMC
4 1 (7.14%) Intel
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
4 1 (7.14%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
4 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
4 1 (7.14%) DataSynapse