The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 78 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.05% 2.08% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 4.89% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 14
Median daily rate £400 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £339 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £536 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £11.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
598 675 559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.42% 42.56% 37.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 365 262
Median daily rate £400 £375 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £500 £476
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 34 71
Median hourly rate £12.00 £16.83 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.67% +20.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.48 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.35 £47.50 £41.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

IBM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £431 +1.47% 2
Northamptonshire +2 5 £300 -44.18% 1
Leicestershire +4 2 £420 +61.41% 2
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 19 (32.76%) WebSphere
3 18 (31.03%) ITIL
3 18 (31.03%) Data Centre
4 17 (29.31%) Unix
4 17 (29.31%) Linux
5 16 (27.59%) Middleware
6 14 (24.14%) Java
7 13 (22.41%) Oracle
8 12 (20.69%) Change Management
8 12 (20.69%) IBM Integration Bus
9 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
9 11 (18.97%) HP
10 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
11 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
12 8 (13.79%) IBM Mainframe
12 8 (13.79%) Mainframe
12 8 (13.79%) VMware
12 8 (13.79%) Dell
12 8 (13.79%) Sun
12 8 (13.79%) SAN
12 8 (13.79%) HTTP
12 8 (13.79%) SOA
12 8 (13.79%) SQL
12 8 (13.79%) AIX
12 8 (13.79%) Solaris
13 7 (12.07%) DB2
13 7 (12.07%) Remedy
13 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 19 (32.76%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.90%) AquaLogic
2 4 (6.90%) MQSeries
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (6.90%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (6.90%) Tuxedo
2 4 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.72%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (1.72%) JBoss
4 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (1.72%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.72%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.79%) HTTP
1 8 (13.79%) SAN
2 4 (6.90%) SSL
2 4 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) iSCSI
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) DHCP
4 1 (1.72%) DNS
4 1 (1.72%) Internet
4 1 (1.72%) Intranet
4 1 (1.72%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.07%) DB2
2 6 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.90%) DataStage
3 4 (6.90%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.45%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.45%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.72%) MySQL
5 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) SoapUI
1 3 (5.17%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.72%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (5.17%) Banking
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (22.41%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Developer
3 6 (10.34%) Data Centre Engineer
4 5 (8.62%) Architect
4 5 (8.62%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Unix Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Unix Technical Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.17%) Computer Operator
6 3 (5.17%) Hardware Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Middleware Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Technical Specialist
6 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (5.17%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 2 (3.45%) Applications Support
7 2 (3.45%) Integration Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (27.59%) Middleware
2 12 (20.69%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (10.34%) J2EE
3 6 (10.34%) REST
3 6 (10.34%) SOAP
3 6 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (6.90%) XML
5 3 (5.17%) BAPI
5 3 (5.17%) WSDL
5 3 (5.17%) XSD
6 2 (3.45%) .NET
6 2 (3.45%) RESTful
6 2 (3.45%) Web Services
7 1 (1.72%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.72%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.72%) CSS
7 1 (1.72%) CSS3
7 1 (1.72%) HTML
7 1 (1.72%) HTML5
7 1 (1.72%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.79%) IBM Mainframe
2 8 (13.79%) Mainframe
3 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (10.34%) AS400
5 5 (8.62%) DataPower
6 4 (6.90%) Clustering
6 4 (6.90%) Driving Licence
7 3 (5.17%) Management Information System
8 2 (3.45%) CMDB
8 2 (3.45%) Computer Science
9 1 (1.72%) EMC VNX
9 1 (1.72%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.21%) Windows
2 17 (29.31%) Linux
2 17 (29.31%) Unix
3 8 (13.79%) AIX
3 8 (13.79%) Solaris
4 7 (12.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (12.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 4 (6.90%) OS/390
6 4 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.72%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) ITIL
2 12 (20.69%) Change Management
3 10 (17.24%) Configuration Management
4 8 (13.79%) SOA
5 6 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.34%) Service Management
6 5 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (8.62%) Security Management
7 4 (6.90%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.90%) ETL
7 4 (6.90%) Open Source
7 4 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.90%) Project Planning
7 4 (6.90%) QMS
7 4 (6.90%) Release Management
7 4 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (5.17%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (5.17%) Workflow
9 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) Java
2 8 (13.79%) SQL
3 6 (10.34%) C
4 5 (8.62%) C++
5 4 (6.90%) Perl
6 3 (5.17%) JCL
6 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) COBOL
7 1 (1.72%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.62%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.17%) ISEB
3 3 (5.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCSE
3 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (3.45%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.72%) APMP
5 1 (1.72%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.72%) CCNA
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.72%) MCSA
5 1 (1.72%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.34%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.34%) Firmware
2 4 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.45%) NFS
5 1 (1.72%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (6.90%) Foglight
1 4 (6.90%) nmon
1 4 (6.90%) Puppet
2 3 (5.17%) Control-M
2 3 (5.17%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (22.41%) Oracle
2 11 (18.97%) HP
2 11 (18.97%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.79%) Dell
3 8 (13.79%) Sun
3 8 (13.79%) VMware
4 7 (12.07%) Remedy
5 6 (10.34%) Citrix
5 6 (10.34%) Fujitsu
5 6 (10.34%) Huawei
5 6 (10.34%) Intel
6 5 (8.62%) EMC
7 4 (6.90%) Apigee
7 4 (6.90%) Axway
7 4 (6.90%) Cisco
7 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.17%) SAP
8 3 (5.17%) Talend
9 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.72%) webMethods
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