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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 19 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 8 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.02% 1.34% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 11.76% 3.30% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate £413 £700 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.07% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
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 Dorset region.

Vendors Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
68 91 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 34.17% 40.63% 46.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 46 46
Average daily rate £338 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £215 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £516 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bournemouth +5 5 £438 -37.50% 1
Weymouth - 1 - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 6 (46.15%) Oracle
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Essbase
4 3 (23.08%) Netezza
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
4 3 (23.08%) Cognos
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) DataStage
4 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (15.38%) Change Control
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
5 2 (15.38%) IBM XIV
5 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (15.38%) SDLC
5 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
5 2 (15.38%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (15.38%) zOS
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) IIS
5 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (15.38%) IIS
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle 11i
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
1 2 (15.38%) SNMP
2 1 (7.69%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (23.08%) DataStage
1 3 (23.08%) Essbase
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
2 2 (15.38%) Legal
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Analyst
1 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) C# Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 2 (15.38%) DataStage Developer
2 2 (15.38%) IBM Storage Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Information Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Report Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) SAN Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Security Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Migration Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VMAX
1 2 (15.38%) EMC VNX
1 2 (15.38%) IBM XIV
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
1 2 (15.38%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) zOS
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
3 2 (15.38%) Information Security
3 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) OWASP
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) UML
3 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Content Management
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C#
2 2 (15.38%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) COBIT
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Cognos
2 3 (23.08%) Netezza
3 2 (15.38%) Brocade
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) EMC
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Hyperion
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) Mitel