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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 31 51 49
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Contract jobs citing IBM 32 16 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.09% 1.84% 2.59%
As % of the Vendors category 10.96% 4.57% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 8
Median daily rate £350 £500 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £448 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £535 £383
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+18.86% -15.20%
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
292 350 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 46.42% 40.28% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 152 124
Median daily rate £339 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.21% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £260 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 6
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.70 £12.30 £16.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £53.00 £24.00
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 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 26 July 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 26 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM.

1 23 (44.23%) Unix
1 23 (44.23%) AIX
2 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 21 (40.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
4 14 (26.92%) HTTP
4 14 (26.92%) Clustering
5 13 (25.00%) Java
5 13 (25.00%) DataPower
6 12 (23.08%) DB2
6 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
7 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (21.15%) WebSphere Application Server
7 11 (21.15%) IBM HTTP Server
8 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
9 9 (17.31%) SQL
9 9 (17.31%) Windows
9 9 (17.31%) Finance
10 7 (13.46%) Oracle
10 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
10 7 (13.46%) Solaris
10 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
10 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
11 6 (11.54%) HTTPS
11 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
11 6 (11.54%) CA
11 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
11 6 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
11 6 (11.54%) 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 16 (30.77%) WebSphere
2 11 (21.15%) IBM HTTP Server
2 11 (21.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (11.54%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (5.77%) IBM Notes
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Domino
5 2 (3.85%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 2 (3.85%) JBoss
5 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.92%) Apache
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.92%) IIS
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 14 (26.92%) HTTP
2 6 (11.54%) HTTPS
3 5 (9.62%) SSL
4 4 (7.69%) LDAP
4 4 (7.69%) SAN
5 2 (3.85%) DNS
5 2 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.85%) FTP
5 2 (3.85%) Internet
5 2 (3.85%) WinSCP
6 1 (1.92%) Firewall
6 1 (1.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.08%) DB2
2 10 (19.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (13.46%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
4 6 (11.54%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.54%) Oracle Database
4 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
5 5 (9.62%) IBM PureData
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (9.62%) Oracle Reports
5 5 (9.62%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.92%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.92%) Big Data
6 1 (1.92%) DataStage
6 1 (1.92%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (3.85%) ClearCase
2 2 (3.85%) JIRA
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
2 2 (3.85%) XMLSpy
3 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.92%) JUnit
3 1 (1.92%) Maven
3 1 (1.92%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (17.31%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (1.92%) Law
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Consultant
2 8 (15.38%) Developer
3 5 (9.62%) Analyst
3 5 (9.62%) Unix Developer
4 4 (7.69%) Administrator
5 3 (5.77%) Data Modeller
5 3 (5.77%) Support Specialist
5 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (5.77%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (3.85%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Designer
6 2 (3.85%) ETL Designer
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (1.92%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (1.92%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (7.69%) JSON
2 4 (7.69%) REST
2 4 (7.69%) SOAP
2 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 4 (7.69%) XML
3 3 (5.77%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (5.77%) J2EE
3 3 (5.77%) JMS
3 3 (5.77%) Middleware
3 3 (5.77%) Web Services
3 3 (5.77%) WSDL
3 3 (5.77%) XSD
4 2 (3.85%) EDI
4 2 (3.85%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.85%) Regular Expression
4 2 (3.85%) XSL
4 2 (3.85%) XSLT
5 1 (1.92%) RESTful
5 1 (1.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.92%) Clustering
2 13 (25.00%) DataPower
3 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.77%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.77%) Replication
5 2 (3.85%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.92%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.92%) iSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (44.23%) AIX
1 23 (44.23%) Unix
2 21 (40.38%) Linux
2 21 (40.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Windows
4 7 (13.46%) Solaris
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.92%) HPUX
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (13.46%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.54%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.54%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (9.62%) Change Data Capture
4 5 (9.62%) ETL
4 5 (9.62%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (9.62%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.69%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (7.69%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.77%) High Availability
6 3 (5.77%) Information Security
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL
6 3 (5.77%) Release Management
6 3 (5.77%) SOA
6 3 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 12 (23.08%) Shell Script
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
4 5 (9.62%) Perl
5 4 (7.69%) Korn
6 3 (5.77%) Python
7 2 (3.85%) Bourne shell
7 2 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.85%) VBScript
8 1 (1.92%) C#
8 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.92%) RPG
8 1 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.92%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.77%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) CISSP
3 1 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.92%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.85%) HL7
2 2 (3.85%) SEPA
3 1 (1.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.77%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.85%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (3.85%) Netcool
3 2 (3.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.92%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.92%) QRadar
Vendors
1 7 (13.46%) Oracle
2 6 (11.54%) CA
3 5 (9.62%) MicroStrategy
3 5 (9.62%) Netezza
3 5 (9.62%) Red Hat
3 5 (9.62%) Talend
4 4 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) VMware
5 3 (5.77%) Lotus
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.85%) Cisco
6 2 (3.85%) Cognos
6 2 (3.85%) EMC
6 2 (3.85%) F5
6 2 (3.85%) Remedy
7 1 (1.92%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.92%) MapR
7 1 (1.92%) Splunk
7 1 (1.92%) Trillium