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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 36 33 52
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +19
Contract jobs citing IBM 24 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.12% 4.04% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 8.86% 9.34% 5.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 13
Median daily rate £400 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £322 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £531 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £31.44 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+16.09% -0.26%
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
271 396 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.48% 43.23% 47.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 179 179
Median daily rate £338 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £238 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £488 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 9
Median hourly rate £16.50 £14.25 £14.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -0.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.15 £42.50 £48.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Glasgow region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 September 2016.

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 September 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM.

1 25 (40.98%) Unix
1 25 (40.98%) AIX
1 25 (40.98%) Linux
2 24 (39.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (31.15%) WebSphere
4 17 (27.87%) Java
5 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
5 15 (24.59%) Finance
5 15 (24.59%) DataPower
6 14 (22.95%) Clustering
7 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
8 12 (19.67%) DB2
8 12 (19.67%) HTTP
8 12 (19.67%) IBM HTTP Server
9 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
10 10 (16.39%) Windows
11 9 (14.75%) Oracle
11 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
11 9 (14.75%) SQL
12 8 (13.11%) Solaris
12 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
12 8 (13.11%) CA
13 7 (11.48%) Tivoli
13 7 (11.48%) Perl
13 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (11.48%) HTTPS
13 7 (11.48%) SSL
13 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (11.48%) MongoDB

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 19 (31.15%) WebSphere
2 13 (21.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (19.67%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (11.48%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (6.56%) IBM Domino
5 4 (6.56%) IBM Notes
6 3 (4.92%) JBoss
6 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.28%) MS Exchange
7 2 (3.28%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.64%) Apache
8 1 (1.64%) Apache Spark
8 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.64%) IIS
8 1 (1.64%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.64%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.64%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) HTTP
2 7 (11.48%) HTTPS
2 7 (11.48%) SSL
3 6 (9.84%) LDAP
4 5 (8.20%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (8.20%) SAN
5 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 4 (6.56%) Internet
6 3 (4.92%) Firewall
7 1 (1.64%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.64%) Intranet
7 1 (1.64%) RS-232
7 1 (1.64%) RS-485
7 1 (1.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) DB2
2 11 (18.03%) Relational Database
3 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
4 7 (11.48%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (11.48%) MongoDB
5 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
5 6 (9.84%) RDBMS
6 5 (8.20%) IBM PureData
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (8.20%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (6.56%) Big Data
7 4 (6.56%) Hadoop
8 3 (4.92%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.64%) DataStage
9 1 (1.64%) IBM BigInsights
9 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.20%) JIRA
1 5 (8.20%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.92%) Maven
4 2 (3.28%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.28%) JUnit
4 2 (3.28%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Gradle
5 1 (1.64%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.64%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 15 (24.59%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.64%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Consultant
1 10 (16.39%) Developer
2 5 (8.20%) Unix Developer
3 4 (6.56%) Administrator
3 4 (6.56%) Analyst
4 3 (4.92%) Data Modeller
4 3 (4.92%) Designer
4 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
4 3 (4.92%) Splunk Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) Support Specialist
4 3 (4.92%) Tivoli Consultant
4 3 (4.92%) Unix Consultant
4 3 (4.92%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (4.92%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (3.28%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) ETL Designer
5 2 (3.28%) Identity Management Specialist
5 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.28%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.28%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) J2EE
1 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
1 6 (9.84%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.56%) JSON
2 4 (6.56%) REST
3 3 (4.92%) Regular Expression
3 3 (4.92%) Spring
3 3 (4.92%) Web Services
3 3 (4.92%) XML
4 2 (3.28%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.28%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (3.28%) JDBC
4 2 (3.28%) JMS
4 2 (3.28%) SOAP
5 1 (1.64%) .NET
5 1 (1.64%) Ajax
5 1 (1.64%) JSP
5 1 (1.64%) Middleware
5 1 (1.64%) RESTful
5 1 (1.64%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) DataPower
2 14 (22.95%) Clustering
3 5 (8.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (8.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.92%) Replication
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.64%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.64%) iSeries
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (40.98%) AIX
1 25 (40.98%) Linux
1 25 (40.98%) Unix
2 24 (39.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (16.39%) Windows
4 8 (13.11%) Solaris
5 5 (8.20%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) HPUX
7 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (11.48%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (9.84%) Configuration Management
3 6 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
3 6 (9.84%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (9.84%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (9.84%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (8.20%) Change Data Capture
4 5 (8.20%) Continuous Deployment
4 5 (8.20%) ETL
4 5 (8.20%) Information Security
4 5 (8.20%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (8.20%) Physical Data Model
4 5 (8.20%) Security Architecture
5 4 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.56%) SDLC
5 4 (6.56%) Use Case
6 3 (4.92%) Release Management
6 3 (4.92%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (27.87%) Java
2 15 (24.59%) Shell Script
3 9 (14.75%) SQL
4 7 (11.48%) Perl
5 6 (9.84%) Python
6 4 (6.56%) Korn
7 2 (3.28%) Bourne shell
7 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VBScript
8 1 (1.64%) C#
8 1 (1.64%) C++
8 1 (1.64%) Groovy
8 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.64%) RPG
8 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.92%) CISSP
2 3 (4.92%) SANS
2 3 (4.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.64%) Def Stans
2 1 (1.64%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.64%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.64%) IEC 61508
2 1 (1.64%) QA
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.92%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) Tivoli
2 6 (9.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (8.20%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (4.92%) ArcSight ESM
4 3 (4.92%) QRadar
5 2 (3.28%) HP SiteScope
5 2 (3.28%) Netcool
5 2 (3.28%) SCOM
6 1 (1.64%) Kibana
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 8 (13.11%) CA
2 8 (13.11%) Red Hat
3 6 (9.84%) EMC
3 6 (9.84%) VMware
4 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
4 5 (8.20%) Cisco
4 5 (8.20%) F5
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
4 5 (8.20%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (8.20%) Netezza
4 5 (8.20%) Talend
5 4 (6.56%) Lotus
5 4 (6.56%) Symantec
6 3 (4.92%) ArcSight
6 3 (4.92%) MapR
6 3 (4.92%) Splunk
7 2 (3.28%) Cognos
7 2 (3.28%) HP
7 2 (3.28%) Reuters