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 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 64 46 72
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Contract jobs citing IBM 35 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.23% 2.84% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 5.28% 6.44% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 11
Average daily rate £388 £363 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.89% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £260 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +100.00%
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
663 637 699
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 42.31% 44.11% 45.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 352 309 333
Average daily rate £350 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 36 74
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.85 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.91% +22.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £24.00 £29.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 10 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
Leicestershire 0 13 £185 -50.00% 6
Nottinghamshire -11 10 £400 +26.08% 3
Derbyshire -12 7 £415 -2.35%
Northamptonshire -4 3 £375 +7.14% 3
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 35 (34.31%) DB2
2 30 (29.41%) SQL
3 27 (26.47%) Oracle
3 27 (26.47%) WebSphere
4 26 (25.49%) Java
5 23 (22.55%) Windows
6 22 (21.57%) SOAP
7 21 (20.59%) HP
8 19 (18.63%) SAN
8 19 (18.63%) Linux
9 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
10 17 (16.67%) Web Services
10 17 (16.67%) XML
10 17 (16.67%) ITIL
10 17 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
11 16 (15.69%) ETL
12 15 (14.71%) SOA
12 15 (14.71%) Unix
12 15 (14.71%) EMC
12 15 (14.71%) Middleware
12 15 (14.71%) Finance
12 15 (14.71%) VMware
12 15 (14.71%) Retail
12 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (13.73%) REST
13 14 (13.73%) Data Centre
13 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
13 14 (13.73%) Mainframe
14 13 (12.75%) J2EE

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 27 (26.47%) WebSphere
2 11 (10.78%) IIS
3 9 (8.82%) JBoss
4 8 (7.84%) MQSeries
5 7 (6.86%) MS Exchange
6 6 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 5 (4.90%) Apache
7 5 (4.90%) Oracle Workflow
7 5 (4.90%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
8 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.92%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.96%) CMS
9 2 (1.96%) Commerce Server
9 2 (1.96%) SAS
10 1 (0.98%) AquaLogic
10 1 (0.98%) CoreMedia CMS
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.98%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (6.86%) BusinessWorks
2 5 (4.90%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.96%) Unica
4 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) SAN
2 13 (12.75%) HTTP
3 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 7 (6.86%) HTTPS
5 5 (4.90%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (2.94%) Converged Networks
6 3 (2.94%) Network Security
6 3 (2.94%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (1.96%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.96%) FTP
7 2 (1.96%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.98%) Firewall
8 1 (0.98%) Internet
8 1 (0.98%) Intranet
8 1 (0.98%) NAS
8 1 (0.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (34.31%) DB2
2 16 (15.69%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.80%) DataStage
4 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (6.86%) PowerCenter
5 5 (4.90%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
6 4 (3.92%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (2.94%) MySQL
8 2 (1.96%) Big Data
8 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.98%) IBM PureData
9 1 (0.98%) Informix
9 1 (0.98%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (4.90%) Lombardi
3 3 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (1.96%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (14.71%) Finance
1 15 (14.71%) Retail
2 9 (8.82%) Banking
3 3 (2.94%) Publishing
4 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Electronics
5 1 (0.98%) Marketing
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Developer
2 23 (22.55%) Consultant
3 21 (20.59%) Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Architect
5 8 (7.84%) Security Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) Systems Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) ETL Consultant
6 7 (6.86%) Informatica Consultant
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Security Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.90%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Middleware Consultant
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Oracle Support Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) SQL Support Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (21.57%) SOAP
2 17 (16.67%) Web Services
2 17 (16.67%) XML
3 15 (14.71%) Middleware
4 14 (13.73%) REST
5 13 (12.75%) J2EE
6 11 (10.78%) Ajax
6 11 (10.78%) WebSphere MQ
7 10 (9.80%) HTML
7 10 (9.80%) jQuery
8 8 (7.84%) IBM Integration Bus
9 7 (6.86%) JMS
10 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.90%) JAX-RS
10 5 (4.90%) JAX-WS
10 5 (4.90%) JPA
10 5 (4.90%) Struts
10 5 (4.90%) WSDL
10 5 (4.90%) XSD
10 5 (4.90%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.73%) Data Centre
1 14 (13.73%) Mainframe
2 9 (8.82%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.84%) AS400
3 8 (7.84%) Clustering
3 8 (7.84%) DataPower
4 6 (5.88%) EMC VMAX
4 6 (5.88%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.92%) Replication
6 3 (2.94%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.98%) Celerra
8 1 (0.98%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.98%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.98%) iSeries
8 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.98%) Tandem
8 1 (0.98%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 23 (22.55%) Windows
2 19 (18.63%) Linux
3 15 (14.71%) Unix
4 10 (9.80%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (6.86%) AIX
7 6 (5.88%) Windows Server
8 4 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.98%) OS/390
9 1 (0.98%) Solaris
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (16.67%) ITIL
2 16 (15.69%) ETL
3 15 (14.71%) SOA
4 14 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 10 (9.80%) Change Management
7 9 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.82%) Migration
7 9 (8.82%) Workflow
8 8 (7.84%) Configuration Management
8 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (7.84%) Data Protection
8 8 (7.84%) EAI
8 8 (7.84%) Mentoring
8 8 (7.84%) Test Scripting
8 8 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.86%) Kimball Methodology
9 7 (6.86%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (6.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (29.41%) SQL
2 26 (25.49%) Java
3 9 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 6 (5.88%) COBOL
5 5 (4.90%) C
5 5 (4.90%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.90%) XPath
5 5 (4.90%) XQuery
6 3 (2.94%) VB
7 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.98%) C#
8 1 (0.98%) C++
8 1 (0.98%) Perl
8 1 (0.98%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.98%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (10.78%) Security Cleared
2 6 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.92%) CCNA
3 4 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.92%) IBM Certification
4 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.98%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.98%) ISEB
5 1 (0.98%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.98%) MCSA
5 1 (0.98%) MCSE
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (6.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.94%) COBIT
3 1 (0.98%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 6 (5.88%) vSphere
4 5 (4.90%) NFS
5 4 (3.92%) Firmware
5 4 (3.92%) SRDF
6 3 (2.94%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) SCCM
2 8 (7.84%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (4.90%) NetBackup
3 5 (4.90%) Tivoli
4 4 (3.92%) Control-M
4 4 (3.92%) Puppet
4 4 (3.92%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 3 (2.94%) Hyperic
6 2 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.96%) SCOM
7 1 (0.98%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.98%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 27 (26.47%) Oracle
2 21 (20.59%) HP
3 18 (17.65%) Microsoft
4 15 (14.71%) EMC
4 15 (14.71%) VMware
5 13 (12.75%) Dell
6 10 (9.80%) TIBCO
7 7 (6.86%) Altiris
7 7 (6.86%) Informatica
7 7 (6.86%) NetApp
8 5 (4.90%) Brocade
8 5 (4.90%) SAP
9 4 (3.92%) Huawei
9 4 (3.92%) Remedy
10 3 (2.94%) Citrix
10 3 (2.94%) Fujitsu
10 3 (2.94%) Isilon
10 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 3 (2.94%) Talend
10 3 (2.94%) webMethods
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