The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 42 55 49
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 23 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.05% 0.63% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 6.78% 1.49% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 4
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£350 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £470 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £23.46 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-8.35% -12.78%
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 Glasgow region.

Vendors Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
339 269 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 45.02% 42.70% 45.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 136 178
Average daily rate £350 £323 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.52% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £178 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 5
Average hourly rate £33.75 £9.50 £16.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+255.26% -41.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £48.00 £20.04
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 14 (31.82%) Java
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 12 (27.27%) Web Services
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 11 (25.00%) Finance
3 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
4 10 (22.73%) Oracle
4 10 (22.73%) XML
4 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
5 8 (18.18%) Firewall
6 7 (15.91%) JMS
6 7 (15.91%) DNS
6 7 (15.91%) SOA
6 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (13.64%) Kofax
7 6 (13.64%) DataPower
7 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
7 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
7 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
7 6 (13.64%) .NET
7 6 (13.64%) VMware
7 6 (13.64%) Middleware
7 6 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
8 5 (11.36%) BMC
8 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
8 5 (11.36%) WebLogic

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (18.18%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (11.36%) WebLogic
5 4 (9.09%) Apache
6 3 (6.82%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (6.82%) IIS
7 2 (4.55%) JBoss
7 2 (4.55%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic Integration
7 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.55%) Confluence
8 1 (2.27%) Papyrus
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.27%) Maximo
2 1 (2.27%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) Firewall
2 7 (15.91%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) DMZ
4 3 (6.82%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
5 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.27%) SSL
5 1 (2.27%) LDAP
5 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.64%) Relational Database
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.09%) RDBMS
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (4.55%) Ingres
4 2 (4.55%) DB2
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.27%) DataStage
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Subversion
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Technical Leader
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planner
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) XML
3 7 (15.91%) JMS
4 6 (13.64%) .NET
4 6 (13.64%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (13.64%) Middleware
5 5 (11.36%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.36%) Spring
5 5 (11.36%) JSP
5 5 (11.36%) SOAP
5 5 (11.36%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (9.09%) HTML
7 3 (6.82%) REST
7 3 (6.82%) XML Schema
7 3 (6.82%) EJB
8 2 (4.55%) CSS
8 2 (4.55%) J2EE
8 2 (4.55%) Struts
8 2 (4.55%) Servlets
8 2 (4.55%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) DataPower
2 3 (6.82%) CMDB
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
3 3 (6.82%) AIX
3 3 (6.82%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) SOA
1 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.36%) ETL
3 4 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (6.82%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
5 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) UML
5 2 (4.55%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (4.55%) OO
5 2 (4.55%) TDD
5 2 (4.55%) BPEL
5 2 (4.55%) Document Management
5 2 (4.55%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.55%) AOP
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) Java
2 11 (25.00%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
4 3 (6.82%) C++
4 3 (6.82%) VBScript
4 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.55%) COBOL
5 2 (4.55%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) C
6 1 (2.27%) RPG
6 1 (2.27%) JCL
6 1 (2.27%) Korn
6 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.27%) RPG/400
6 1 (2.27%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.55%) XenApp
2 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) Kofax
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) BMC
4 4 (9.09%) RightFax
5 3 (6.82%) ArcSight
5 3 (6.82%) Informatica
5 3 (6.82%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) NetApp
6 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 2 (4.55%) Cisco
6 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 2 (4.55%) Kony
6 2 (4.55%) Yahoo!
6 2 (4.55%) Google
7 1 (2.27%) Brocade
7 1 (2.27%) Planview
7 1 (2.27%) Coverity
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