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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 48 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Contract jobs citing IBM 45 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.97% 2.72% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 6.57% 6.30% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 24 7
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£450 £463 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +36.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £235 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £512 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+77.21% -36.29%
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
685 698 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.21% 43.14% 45.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 342 273
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 44 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £57.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +25 21 £460 +85.85%
Derbyshire -20 5 - - 1
Leicestershire - 5 £450 -
Northamptonshire -1 2 £470 +95.83%
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 40 (49.38%) WebSphere
2 23 (28.40%) SAP
2 23 (28.40%) Retail
3 18 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 16 (19.75%) HP
4 16 (19.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 14 (17.28%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (17.28%) UNIX
5 14 (17.28%) SQL
6 13 (16.05%) Windows
6 13 (16.05%) Middleware
6 13 (16.05%) Mainframe
6 13 (16.05%) Use Case
7 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
7 12 (14.81%) Linux
7 12 (14.81%) UML
8 11 (13.58%) SOA
8 11 (13.58%) QA
9 10 (12.35%) DataPower
9 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
9 10 (12.35%) Oracle
10 9 (11.11%) Project Management
11 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
11 8 (9.88%) AIX
11 8 (9.88%) Marketing
12 7 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (8.64%) DB2
12 7 (8.64%) Java
12 7 (8.64%) Cisco
13 6 (7.41%) Finance

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 40 (49.38%) WebSphere
2 10 (12.35%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) CICS
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.47%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.47%) IIS
4 2 (2.47%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.23%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.23%) Quickr
5 1 (1.23%) Lync
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.23%) Liferay
5 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.23%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) MS Office
2 3 (3.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.47%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.47%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.23%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.23%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.23%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.23%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.23%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.23%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.23%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.70%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (2.47%) SaaS
2 2 (2.47%) PaaS
2 2 (2.47%) IaaS
3 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) SAN
2 4 (4.94%) HTTP
2 4 (4.94%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (4.94%) Junos
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.47%) LAN
4 2 (2.47%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) DHCP
4 2 (2.47%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.47%) DMZ
4 2 (2.47%) Firewall
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.23%) SNMP
5 1 (1.23%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) DB2
2 3 (3.70%) SAP BW
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.47%) Adabas
3 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.23%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) QuickTest Pro
1 4 (4.94%) JIRA
2 3 (3.70%) LoadRunner
3 2 (2.47%) RequisitePro
3 2 (2.47%) JMeter
3 2 (2.47%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.23%) Subversion
4 1 (1.23%) Maven
4 1 (1.23%) Selenium
4 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.23%) Ant
4 1 (1.23%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
General
1 23 (28.40%) Retail
2 8 (9.88%) Marketing
3 6 (7.41%) Finance
4 4 (4.94%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (4.94%) Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Analyst
2 19 (23.46%) Business Analyst
3 17 (20.99%) Architect
4 8 (9.88%) Developer
5 7 (8.64%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (8.64%) Integration Architect
6 6 (7.41%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Business Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Tester
8 4 (4.94%) SAP Tester
8 4 (4.94%) WebSphere Developer
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support
9 3 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Architect
9 3 (3.70%) Support Engineer
10 2 (2.47%) Programmer
10 2 (2.47%) Business Developer
10 2 (2.47%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 14 (17.28%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (16.05%) Middleware
4 4 (4.94%) XML
4 4 (4.94%) XSD
4 4 (4.94%) HTML
4 4 (4.94%) WSDL
4 4 (4.94%) REST
5 3 (3.70%) .NET
6 2 (2.47%) XHTML
6 2 (2.47%) EDI
6 2 (2.47%) JMS
6 2 (2.47%) EJB
6 2 (2.47%) CSS
6 2 (2.47%) JDBC
6 2 (2.47%) JSP
6 2 (2.47%) Servlets
6 2 (2.47%) SOAP
6 2 (2.47%) Struts
6 2 (2.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Mainframe
2 10 (12.35%) DataPower
3 4 (4.94%) IBM Mainframe
4 3 (3.70%) SWIFT
4 3 (3.70%) Clustering
5 2 (2.47%) iSeries
5 2 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.47%) Open Source
6 1 (1.23%) Tandem
6 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) PMI
6 1 (1.23%) Firmware
6 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (17.28%) UNIX
2 13 (16.05%) Windows
3 12 (14.81%) Linux
4 8 (9.88%) AIX
5 7 (8.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.47%) Solaris
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.47%) CentOS
6 2 (2.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.23%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 13 (16.05%) Use Case
3 12 (14.81%) Business Analysis
3 12 (14.81%) UML
4 11 (13.58%) SOA
5 9 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (6.17%) BPMN
6 5 (6.17%) Test Management
6 5 (6.17%) Test Scripting
6 5 (6.17%) ITIL
6 5 (6.17%) ERP
7 4 (4.94%) Migration
7 4 (4.94%) Regression Testing
7 4 (4.94%) Business Transformation
8 3 (3.70%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.70%) Scrum
8 3 (3.70%) Software Engineering
8 3 (3.70%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.28%) SQL
2 7 (8.64%) Java
3 5 (6.17%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.94%) COBOL
5 3 (3.70%) VBScript
5 3 (3.70%) C++
6 2 (2.47%) VB
6 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.47%) NATURAL
7 1 (1.23%) Jython
7 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) ISTQB
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
2 4 (4.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (3.70%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.23%) Degree
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.58%) QA
2 3 (3.70%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) VMware ESX
1 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.23%) Ansible
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.23%) SCCM
2 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 23 (28.40%) SAP
2 16 (19.75%) HP
3 10 (12.35%) Oracle
4 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.17%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (4.94%) Juniper
8 3 (3.70%) VMware
9 2 (2.47%) Software AG
9 2 (2.47%) JD Edwards
9 2 (2.47%) EMC
9 2 (2.47%) Intel
9 2 (2.47%) ServiceNow
10 1 (1.23%) RightFax
10 1 (1.23%) TSYS
10 1 (1.23%) hybris
10 1 (1.23%) ATG
10 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
10 1 (1.23%) Symantec
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