The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 42 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 1.52% 0.33% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.88% 1.25% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
-5.62% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.18%
IBM
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

Vendors Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
129 80 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 39.21% 26.49% 33.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 39 45
Average daily rate £400 £325 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £171 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £570 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 4
Average hourly rate £31.15 £13.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+130.74% -32.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.52 £10.00 £19.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £15.50 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the East Sussex region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the East Sussex region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

IBM
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 26 January 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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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
Brighton - 5 - -
Bexhill-On-Sea - - - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 22 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (80.00%) SCSA
2 4 (80.00%) Sun
2 4 (80.00%) Sun Certification
3 3 (60.00%) SUSE
3 3 (60.00%) AIX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LDAP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Solaris
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) SUSE
2 3 (60.00%) AIX
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Sun Certification
1 4 (80.00%) SCSA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas File System
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Veritas
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (80.00%) Sun