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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 75 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 20 36 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.28% 2.16% 2.40%
As % of the Vendors category 3.24% 4.84% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 14
Median daily rate £386 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.11% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £334 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £520 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Median hourly rate £48.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-33.55% +35.45%
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
618 744 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.59% 44.74% 38.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 379 390 256
Median daily rate £400 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £369 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.98% +5.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 37 84
Median hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -6.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%

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 30 May 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 30 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
Leicestershire +5 9 £364 -2.84% 4
Northamptonshire +2 7 £400 -
Derbyshire +3 2 £390 +17.29%
Nottinghamshire -2 2 £379 -5.31%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (34.43%) WebSphere
2 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
3 18 (29.51%) ITIL
4 16 (26.23%) Windows
4 16 (26.23%) Oracle
4 16 (26.23%) Middleware
5 15 (24.59%) Linux
6 14 (22.95%) Mainframe
6 14 (22.95%) IBM Mainframe
7 13 (21.31%) Unix
8 12 (19.67%) DB2
8 12 (19.67%) Change Management
8 12 (19.67%) AS400
9 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
9 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
9 10 (16.39%) Java
9 10 (16.39%) HP
9 10 (16.39%) IBM Integration Bus
10 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
11 8 (13.11%) Dell
11 8 (13.11%) SAN
11 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
11 8 (13.11%) Sun
11 8 (13.11%) AIX
11 8 (13.11%) Solaris
11 8 (13.11%) VMware
12 7 (11.48%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (11.48%) Banking
13 6 (9.84%) Huawei

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 21 (34.43%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.56%) AquaLogic
2 4 (6.56%) MQSeries
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (6.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (6.56%) Tuxedo
2 4 (6.56%) WebLogic
2 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.64%) Apache
4 1 (1.64%) CMS
4 1 (1.64%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.64%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (1.64%) JBoss
4 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) OpenText MBPM
2 2 (3.28%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (1.64%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) SAN
2 6 (9.84%) HTTP
3 4 (6.56%) SSL
3 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.28%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) FTP
4 2 (3.28%) Internet
4 2 (3.28%) Intranet
4 2 (3.28%) iSCSI
4 2 (3.28%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
4 2 (3.28%) Wireless
5 1 (1.64%) DHCP
5 1 (1.64%) DNS
5 1 (1.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) DB2
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.56%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (4.92%) DataStage
4 3 (4.92%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.28%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.64%) MySQL
6 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.64%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (11.48%) Banking
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
3 3 (4.92%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Back Office
4 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (31.15%) Analyst
2 6 (9.84%) Data Centre Engineer
2 6 (9.84%) Developer
3 5 (8.20%) Architect
3 5 (8.20%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Unix Analyst
3 5 (8.20%) Unix Technical Analyst
4 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 4 (6.56%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Support
5 3 (4.92%) Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Computer Operator
5 3 (4.92%) Hardware Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Middleware Engineer
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (26.23%) Middleware
2 10 (16.39%) IBM Integration Bus
3 7 (11.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (9.84%) J2EE
5 2 (3.28%) REST
5 2 (3.28%) SOAP
5 2 (3.28%) XML
6 1 (1.64%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.64%) Apache Camel
6 1 (1.64%) BAPI
6 1 (1.64%) CSS
6 1 (1.64%) CSS3
6 1 (1.64%) HTML
6 1 (1.64%) HTML5
6 1 (1.64%) JDBC
6 1 (1.64%) JSON
6 1 (1.64%) WSDL
6 1 (1.64%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
2 14 (22.95%) IBM Mainframe
2 14 (22.95%) Mainframe
3 12 (19.67%) AS400
4 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (6.56%) Clustering
5 4 (6.56%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.28%) CMDB
8 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.64%) DataPower
8 1 (1.64%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.64%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 16 (26.23%) Windows
2 15 (24.59%) Linux
3 13 (21.31%) Unix
4 8 (13.11%) AIX
4 8 (13.11%) Solaris
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (9.84%) Windows Server
7 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (6.56%) OS/390
8 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.64%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (29.51%) ITIL
2 12 (19.67%) Change Management
3 10 (16.39%) Configuration Management
4 6 (9.84%) ETL
4 6 (9.84%) Service Delivery
4 6 (9.84%) SOA
5 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (8.20%) Security Management
5 5 (8.20%) Service Management
6 4 (6.56%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (6.56%) Open Source
6 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
6 4 (6.56%) Project Planning
6 4 (6.56%) QMS
6 4 (6.56%) Release Management
6 4 (6.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.56%) Workflow
7 3 (4.92%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (4.92%) Migration
8 2 (3.28%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) Java
2 6 (9.84%) C
2 6 (9.84%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) C++
4 4 (6.56%) Perl
5 2 (3.28%) COBOL
5 2 (3.28%) JCL
6 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.92%) ISEB
3 3 (4.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (4.92%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.28%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (1.64%) APMP
5 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) CCNA
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) MCSA
5 1 (1.64%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.84%) Firmware
2 4 (6.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (3.28%) NFS
5 1 (1.64%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Control-M
2 4 (6.56%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (6.56%) Foglight
2 4 (6.56%) nmon
2 4 (6.56%) Puppet
3 3 (4.92%) Tivoli
4 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Oracle
2 10 (16.39%) HP
3 8 (13.11%) Dell
3 8 (13.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (13.11%) Sun
3 8 (13.11%) VMware
4 6 (9.84%) Citrix
4 6 (9.84%) Fujitsu
4 6 (9.84%) Huawei
4 6 (9.84%) Intel
4 6 (9.84%) Remedy
5 5 (8.20%) EMC
6 4 (6.56%) Apigee
6 4 (6.56%) Axway
6 4 (6.56%) Red Hat
7 3 (4.92%) Cisco
7 3 (4.92%) Talend
8 2 (3.28%) Cognos
9 1 (1.64%) SAP
9 1 (1.64%) webMethods
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