The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the East Midlands region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 52 46 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing IBM 36 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.55% 2.92% 2.20%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 6.34% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 8
Average daily rate
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£413 £386 £439
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -11.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £241 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £608 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £22.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.68%
Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
576 662 619
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 40.76% 46.00% 43.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 330 266
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £125 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 46 59
Average hourly rate £14.50 £19.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +23.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.13 £10.04 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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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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
Nottinghamshire +6 13 £385 +57.14% 1
Derbyshire -6 5 - - 3
Leicestershire -2 2 £506 -16.66% 1
Northamptonshire -6 2 £470 -22.63% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 £350 -
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England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (46.48%) WebSphere
2 22 (30.99%) SAP
3 20 (28.17%) Retail
4 19 (26.76%) HP
5 17 (23.94%) E-Commerce
6 16 (22.54%) SQL
7 15 (21.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 14 (19.72%) QA
8 14 (19.72%) Use Case
9 13 (18.31%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (16.90%) Mainframe
10 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
11 11 (15.49%) UNIX
11 11 (15.49%) Windows
11 11 (15.49%) UML
11 11 (15.49%) SOA
12 10 (14.08%) Oracle
12 10 (14.08%) Marketing
13 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
13 9 (12.68%) Linux
13 9 (12.68%) Middleware
14 8 (11.27%) Finance
14 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
14 8 (11.27%) ISEB
14 8 (11.27%) JIRA
14 8 (11.27%) DataPower
15 7 (9.86%) BPMN
15 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
15 7 (9.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 7 (9.86%) Cisco

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 33 (46.48%) WebSphere
2 8 (11.27%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.23%) CICS
4 2 (2.82%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.41%) Liferay
5 1 (1.41%) Lync
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.41%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
3 1 (1.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.82%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.82%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.41%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (1.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.41%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.41%) Magento
2 1 (1.41%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.41%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.45%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
2 2 (2.82%) PaaS
2 2 (2.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) HTTP
1 4 (5.63%) SAN
1 4 (5.63%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (5.63%) Junos
2 2 (2.82%) DMZ
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) HTTPS
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) LAN
3 1 (1.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) DB2
2 5 (7.04%) SAP BW
3 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.82%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.41%) Adabas
5 1 (1.41%) MySQL
5 1 (1.41%) Informix
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) JIRA
2 4 (5.63%) QuickTest Pro
2 4 (5.63%) Selenium
3 3 (4.23%) LoadRunner
4 2 (2.82%) JMeter
4 2 (2.82%) RequisitePro
4 2 (2.82%) Sahi
4 2 (2.82%) SoapUI
General
1 20 (28.17%) Retail
2 10 (14.08%) Marketing
3 8 (11.27%) Finance
4 5 (7.04%) Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 18 (25.35%) Business Analyst
3 14 (19.72%) Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Integration Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Project Manager
5 6 (8.45%) Tester
5 6 (8.45%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Senior Business Analyst
5 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (7.04%) SAP Tester
7 4 (5.63%) Developer
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support
8 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Architect
8 3 (4.23%) Manual Tester
8 3 (4.23%) IT Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Programme Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 13 (18.31%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (12.68%) Middleware
4 4 (5.63%) XML
4 4 (5.63%) XSD
4 4 (5.63%) WSDL
4 4 (5.63%) REST
5 3 (4.23%) .NET
6 2 (2.82%) BAPI
6 2 (2.82%) JMS
6 2 (2.82%) SOAP
6 2 (2.82%) Web Services
6 2 (2.82%) HTML
6 2 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.82%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.90%) Mainframe
2 8 (11.27%) DataPower
3 5 (7.04%) SWIFT
4 4 (5.63%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (4.23%) Clustering
6 2 (2.82%) Open Source
7 1 (1.41%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.41%) Firmware
7 1 (1.41%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.41%) PMI
7 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.41%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 11 (15.49%) UNIX
1 11 (15.49%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Linux
3 5 (7.04%) AIX
4 4 (5.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.94%) E-Commerce
2 14 (19.72%) Use Case
3 12 (16.90%) Business Analysis
4 11 (15.49%) UML
4 11 (15.49%) SOA
5 7 (9.86%) BPMN
5 7 (9.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.86%) Project Management
6 5 (7.04%) Business Transformation
6 5 (7.04%) ERP
7 4 (5.63%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.63%) Test Management
7 4 (5.63%) Test Scripting
7 4 (5.63%) System Testing
7 4 (5.63%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (4.23%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.23%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.23%) EAI
8 3 (4.23%) ITIL
8 3 (4.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (22.54%) SQL
2 4 (5.63%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.23%) C++
3 3 (4.23%) COBOL
3 3 (4.23%) VBScript
4 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.82%) VB
5 1 (1.41%) NATURAL
5 1 (1.41%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) ISTQB
2 8 (11.27%) ISEB
3 7 (9.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.82%) PMP
5 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (19.72%) QA
2 5 (7.04%) ISO 8583
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.41%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) SAP
2 19 (26.76%) HP
3 10 (14.08%) Oracle
4 7 (9.86%) Cisco
4 7 (9.86%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (8.45%) Microsoft
6 4 (5.63%) Juniper
7 3 (4.23%) Red Hat
8 2 (2.82%) VMware
8 2 (2.82%) Intel
8 2 (2.82%) Software AG
8 2 (2.82%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.41%) RightFax
9 1 (1.41%) TSYS
9 1 (1.41%) hybris
9 1 (1.41%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.41%) Hitachi
9 1 (1.41%) EMC
9 1 (1.41%) Business Objects
9 1 (1.41%) Cognos
East Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 20 days ago