The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 32 20 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.12% 3.57% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 7.00% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £500 £520 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +14.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.63%
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
111 100 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 41.42% 51.02% 42.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 49 57
Median daily rate £393 £363 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.27% -19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £180 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% -39.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £12.00 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £37.95 £40.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -10 2 £500 -3.84%
Weymouth - 1 - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Dorset region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 4 (36.36%) Netezza
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) DataStage
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
3 3 (27.27%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 2 (18.18%) Replication
4 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Legal
4 2 (18.18%) Brocade
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (18.18%) COBIT
4 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
4 2 (18.18%) OWASP
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 2 (18.18%) SAN
4 2 (18.18%) zOS
4 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
4 2 (18.18%) IBM XIV
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
4 2 (18.18%) EMC VMAX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (27.27%) IIS
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (9.09%) Apache
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Spark
3 1 (9.09%) Confluence
3 1 (9.09%) GemFire
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (9.09%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (9.09%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (36.36%) DataStage
2 1 (9.09%) Hazelcast
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (27.27%) DataStage Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Storage Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Security Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) boto
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (18.18%) EMC VNX
1 2 (18.18%) IBM XIV
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Licensing
2 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) zOS
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) OWASP
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Content Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
2 1 (9.09%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) COBIT
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (9.09%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
1 1 (9.09%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Netezza
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Brocade
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) F5
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Mitel
3 1 (9.09%) Sun
3 1 (9.09%) VMware