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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 64 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM 31 39 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.94% 2.72% 2.82%
As % of the Vendors category 4.94% 6.48% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 19
Average daily rate
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£450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £292 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £550 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.97 £31.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.29% +38.88%
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
627 602 655
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 39.19% 41.92% 45.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 284 323
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £210 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 76 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.13 £10.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £36.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015. 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
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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
Nottinghamshire -18 10 £425 +10.38% 2
Leicestershire +4 7 £110 -75.55% 3
Derbyshire -6 5 - - 2
Northamptonshire +4 4 £538 +14.36%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 17 (26.98%) Oracle
3 15 (23.81%) Java
4 13 (20.63%) SQL
4 13 (20.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (19.05%) Finance
5 12 (19.05%) DataPower
6 10 (15.87%) Middleware
6 10 (15.87%) Linux
7 9 (14.29%) Workflow
8 8 (12.70%) Degree
8 8 (12.70%) ITIL
9 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.11%) UNIX
9 7 (11.11%) DB2
9 7 (11.11%) SAP
9 7 (11.11%) SLA
9 7 (11.11%) Scrum
9 7 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
10 6 (9.52%) TDD
10 6 (9.52%) Mainframe
10 6 (9.52%) VB
10 6 (9.52%) Windows
10 6 (9.52%) AIX
10 6 (9.52%) SOA
10 6 (9.52%) ETL
11 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
11 5 (7.94%) EAI

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 21 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.94%) IIS
2 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (4.76%) CICS
4 2 (3.17%) SAS
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.59%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Office
1 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.59%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) IBM PureFlex
2 1 (1.59%) PaaS
2 1 (1.59%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
3 1 (1.59%) DNS
3 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.59%) SSL
3 1 (1.59%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) Firewall
3 1 (1.59%) Wireless
3 1 (1.59%) NAS
3 1 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) DB2
2 5 (7.94%) Oracle Database
3 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.17%) IBM PureData
4 2 (3.17%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.17%) OLAP
4 2 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) DataStage
5 1 (1.59%) SAP BI
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Lombardi
2 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.59%) JUnit
3 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
2 5 (7.94%) Retail
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Front Office
4 3 (4.76%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Electronics
5 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (25.40%) Architect
2 13 (20.63%) Analyst
3 11 (17.46%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (17.46%) Support Analyst
4 10 (15.87%) Developer
5 6 (9.52%) Applications Support
5 6 (9.52%) Applications Support Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Middleware Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) Consultant
7 4 (6.35%) Java Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support
8 3 (4.76%) Integration Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Hybris Architect
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Deskside Support
8 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (15.87%) Middleware
3 7 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (4.76%) RESTful
4 3 (4.76%) REST
4 3 (4.76%) ISPF
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) Web Services
5 2 (3.17%) XML
5 2 (3.17%) .NET
5 2 (3.17%) J2EE
5 2 (3.17%) Java EE
5 2 (3.17%) JSP
6 1 (1.59%) Servlets
6 1 (1.59%) Spring MVC
6 1 (1.59%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.59%) Spring Security
6 1 (1.59%) HTML
6 1 (1.59%) EJB
6 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.05%) DataPower
2 6 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (9.52%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.35%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Handset
5 2 (3.17%) DTV
5 2 (3.17%) iSeries
6 1 (1.59%) LPAR
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.59%) AS400
6 1 (1.59%) IVR
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Physics
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.87%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) UNIX
3 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 6 (9.52%) AIX
4 3 (4.76%) Solaris
5 2 (3.17%) zOS
6 1 (1.59%) MVS
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.29%) Workflow
3 8 (12.70%) ITIL
4 7 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.11%) Scrum
5 6 (9.52%) TDD
5 6 (9.52%) SOA
5 6 (9.52%) ETL
6 5 (7.94%) EAI
7 4 (6.35%) B2B
7 4 (6.35%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.35%) Coaching
8 3 (4.76%) Software Distribution
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
8 3 (4.76%) Project Management
8 3 (4.76%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (4.76%) Security Management
8 3 (4.76%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Java
2 13 (20.63%) SQL
3 6 (9.52%) VB
4 5 (7.94%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.35%) JCL
6 3 (4.76%) Ruby
6 3 (4.76%) REXX
6 3 (4.76%) COBOL
7 2 (3.17%) C#
7 2 (3.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
7 2 (3.17%) SAS Macro
7 2 (3.17%) VBA
8 1 (1.59%) VBScript
8 1 (1.59%) C++
8 1 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (12.70%) Degree
2 4 (6.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) CCNP
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.59%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (1.59%) COBIT
2 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.76%) Time Sharing Option
3 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.59%) vSphere
4 1 (1.59%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (6.35%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (4.76%) Puppet
3 2 (3.17%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (1.59%) Control-M
4 1 (1.59%) CA Endevor
4 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (26.98%) Oracle
2 7 (11.11%) SAP
3 5 (7.94%) Informatica
3 5 (7.94%) VMware
4 4 (6.35%) hybris
4 4 (6.35%) ATG
5 3 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) Sybase
6 2 (3.17%) Sun
6 2 (3.17%) BMC
6 2 (3.17%) NetApp
6 2 (3.17%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.17%) Brocade
6 2 (3.17%) Netezza
6 2 (3.17%) F5
7 1 (1.59%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.59%) webMethods
7 1 (1.59%) Sophos
7 1 (1.59%) Perforce
7 1 (1.59%) Cognos
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