The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Erskine region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine - - 8.82%
As % of the Vendors category - - 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Erskine region.

Vendors Category
Erskine
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
73 52 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Erskine 77.66% 96.30% 64.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 36 21
Average daily rate £359 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Erskine

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Erskine

IBM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Erskine

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) SCOM
2 7 (87.50%) Perl
2 7 (87.50%) VBScript
2 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 7 (87.50%) BMC
2 7 (87.50%) Tivoli
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) CMDB
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) Validation
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
6 1 (12.50%) CA
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
6 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 1 (12.50%) MS Office
6 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) vSphere

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Erskine by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Erskine 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) ClearCase
1 1 (12.50%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) CMDB
2 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) UNIX
2 1 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Perl
1 7 (87.50%) VBScript
1 7 (87.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Tivoli
1 7 (87.50%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) ArcSight
2 7 (87.50%) BMC
3 6 (75.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) CA
4 1 (12.50%) VMware