The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 12 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 8.45% 3.33% 4.71%
As % of the Vendors category 12.77% 5.26% 9.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 4
Median daily rate £500 £380 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.57% +21.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £380 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £380 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £26.25 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
IBM
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
47 57 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 66.20% 63.33% 49.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 42 33
Median daily rate £425 £375 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £287 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 0
Median hourly rate £59.31 £19.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+204.15% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Farnborough

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (80.00%) DB2
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
1 8 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Oracle
4 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 4 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 4 (40.00%) Puppet
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) QRadar
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
6 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
6 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
6 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
6 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Middleware
6 1 (10.00%) Mainframe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough 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 (80.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (80.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Linux Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) AIX Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) IBM Storage Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Server Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Client/Server
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
1 4 (40.00%) SOA
2 1 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (70.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Puppet
1 4 (40.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft