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 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 9 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 6 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 9.84% 0.98% 2.82%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% 2.44% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £443 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 - £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 - £565
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 £24.75 £36.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-31.25% +30.90%
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
35 41 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 57.38% 40.20% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 23
Median daily rate £375 £350 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £150 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.40% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £11.17 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+240.19% -73.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +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 26 May 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 26 May 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 9 (100.00%) DB2
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
3 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
3 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (55.56%) AIX
5 4 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (33.33%) SOA
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (33.33%) Oracle
6 3 (33.33%) Puppet
6 3 (33.33%) SIEM
6 3 (33.33%) Docker
6 3 (33.33%) QRadar
7 2 (22.22%) Neo4j
7 2 (22.22%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (22.22%) Unix
7 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
7 2 (22.22%) HACMP
7 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
7 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
7 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
8 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
8 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
8 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
8 1 (11.11%) Client/Server

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 7 (77.78%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) Hadoop
2 2 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (22.22%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) ClearCase
1 2 (22.22%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Administrator
1 2 (22.22%) DBA
1 2 (22.22%) Linux Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) AIX Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Applications Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Developer
2 1 (11.11%) DV Cleared DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) SIEM Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) HACMP
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Change Data Capture
3 1 (11.11%) Ethical Hacking
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) SC Cleared
3 2 (22.22%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
2 3 (33.33%) Oracle