The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 9 December 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 49 43 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +15
Contract jobs citing IBM 22 50 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.43% 3.34% 2.14%
As % of the Vendors category 5.77% 9.58% 7.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 20 14
Median daily rate £400 £406 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £338 £408
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
IBM
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
381 522 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 42.01% 34.87% 29.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 243 222
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 4
Median hourly rate £19.00 £25.00 £24.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +0.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.08 £13.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £29.95 £73.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Banking
3 16 (31.37%) Oracle
4 15 (29.41%) Mainframe
5 10 (19.61%) Service Management
5 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
5 10 (19.61%) JCL
5 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
5 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 10 (19.61%) Unix
5 10 (19.61%) Windows
5 10 (19.61%) ISPF
5 10 (19.61%) Time Sharing Option
6 9 (17.65%) iSeries
6 9 (17.65%) FTP
7 8 (15.69%) SQL
7 8 (15.69%) Tandem
7 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
7 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
8 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
8 7 (13.73%) Law
8 7 (13.73%) Linux
8 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (11.76%) Tivoli
9 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
10 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.80%) zOS
10 5 (9.80%) Middleware
10 5 (9.80%) Active Directory

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
2 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.92%) JBoss
4 2 (3.92%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (3.92%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.96%) Apache
5 1 (1.96%) CICS
5 1 (1.96%) CMS
5 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.96%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) FTP
2 4 (7.84%) SSL
2 4 (7.84%) Wireless
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) DNS
4 1 (1.96%) SAN
4 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.80%) DB2
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) ClearCase
1 2 (3.92%) ClearQuest
1 2 (3.92%) Log4j
1 2 (3.92%) Subversion
1 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.96%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
2 1 (1.96%) TeamCity
General
1 21 (41.18%) Finance
2 19 (37.25%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Back Office
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Developer
2 6 (11.76%) Administrator
2 6 (11.76%) Technical Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Consultant
3 5 (9.80%) Software Asset Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Software Manager
3 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
6 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) DB2 DBA
6 2 (3.92%) DBA
6 2 (3.92%) Support Specialist
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) ISPF
2 5 (9.80%) Middleware
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
2 5 (9.80%) XML
3 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) CSS
3 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 2 (3.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (3.92%) Java EE
3 2 (3.92%) JMS
3 2 (3.92%) JSP
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.96%) WSDL
4 1 (1.96%) XSD
4 1 (1.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Mainframe
2 9 (17.65%) iSeries
3 8 (15.69%) Tandem
4 7 (13.73%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (7.84%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (7.84%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.88%) DataPower
7 2 (3.92%) Clustering
7 2 (3.92%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (1.96%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.61%) Unix
1 10 (19.61%) Windows
2 7 (13.73%) Linux
3 5 (9.80%) zOS
4 4 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (5.88%) AIX
6 1 (1.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
1 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
1 10 (19.61%) Service Management
2 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
3 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.84%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.84%) Scrum
5 4 (7.84%) Test Management
5 4 (7.84%) Test Planning
5 4 (7.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (5.88%) Change Management
6 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (3.92%) B2B
7 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.92%) OO
7 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.92%) SOA
7 2 (3.92%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.61%) JCL
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 3 (5.88%) Java
3 3 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.92%) REXX
4 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 10 (19.61%) Time Sharing Option
2 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.84%) SRDF
3 4 (7.84%) XenApp
3 4 (7.84%) XenServer
4 2 (3.92%) RACF
5 1 (1.96%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.96%) zsh
Systems Management
1 6 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.84%) TADDM
3 1 (1.96%) OMEGAMON
3 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.80%) Adobe
4 4 (7.84%) Citrix
4 4 (7.84%) EMC
4 4 (7.84%) VMware
5 3 (5.88%) IBM Sterling
6 2 (3.92%) Axway
6 2 (3.92%) Cognos
6 2 (3.92%) HP
6 2 (3.92%) Misys
6 2 (3.92%) Nintex
6 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.92%) Remedy
6 2 (3.92%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.96%) CA
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco
7 1 (1.96%) Dell
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
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