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 10 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 13 6 13
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 22 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 4.17% 23.91% 4.35%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 36.67% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 18 3
Median daily rate £370 £429 £467
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.65% -8.14%
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 £35.00 £35.00
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
33 60 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 45.83% 65.22% 55.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 40
Median daily rate £385 £437 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.89% +7.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £395 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £505 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 - £12.00
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 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
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 10 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for IBM.

1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 4 (44.44%) SIEM
3 4 (44.44%) QRadar
4 3 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (33.33%) QNAP
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (33.33%) DB2
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) Hitachi
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
6 1 (11.11%) VMware
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008

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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Hardware Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Implementation Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Security Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) SIEM Specialist
1 3 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Storage Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) AIX
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) SIEM
3 3 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) QRadar
2 1 (11.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Hitachi
1 3 (33.33%) HP
1 3 (33.33%) Oracle
1 3 (33.33%) QNAP
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) VMware