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 31 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 41 51 51
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 20 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.68% 0.98% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.15% 2.29% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 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 £240 £350 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £470 £442
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £23.46 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-9.42% -20.33%
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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
325 262 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 43.57% 42.60% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 134 177
Average daily rate £360 £323 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.62% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £189 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £9.25 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+278.37% -44.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £69.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 31 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 31 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
2 13 (29.55%) Web Services
2 13 (29.55%) UNIX
2 13 (29.55%) Windows
3 12 (27.27%) Finance
4 11 (25.00%) SQL
5 10 (22.73%) Oracle
5 10 (22.73%) XML
5 10 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
6 8 (18.18%) JMS
7 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
7 7 (15.91%) SOA
7 7 (15.91%) Firewall
7 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
8 6 (13.64%) Middleware
8 6 (13.64%) Kofax
8 6 (13.64%) VMware
8 6 (13.64%) DNS
8 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
8 6 (13.64%) SOAP
8 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
8 6 (13.64%) .NET
9 5 (11.36%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (11.36%) ETL
9 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
9 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (11.36%) Tivoli
9 5 (11.36%) BMC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 10 (22.73%) WebSphere
2 7 (15.91%) Tomcat
3 6 (13.64%) MS Exchange
4 5 (11.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
6 3 (6.82%) Apache
7 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Process Server
7 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.55%) GlassFish
7 2 (4.55%) Confluence
7 2 (4.55%) 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%) IBM HTTP Server
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 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) DNS
3 4 (9.09%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) SAN
5 2 (4.55%) DMZ
5 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.27%) Network Security
6 1 (2.27%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.27%) SSL
6 1 (2.27%) LDAP
6 1 (2.27%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.36%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 3 (6.82%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (4.55%) Ingres
6 2 (4.55%) DB2
6 2 (4.55%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.27%) DataStage
7 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 12 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.27%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Developer
2 6 (13.64%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 4 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.82%) Technical Specialist
4 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (6.82%) Monitoring Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planner
5 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.27%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) Web Services
2 10 (22.73%) XML
3 8 (18.18%) JMS
4 6 (13.64%) .NET
4 6 (13.64%) SOAP
4 6 (13.64%) Middleware
5 5 (11.36%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (9.09%) HTML
6 4 (9.09%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 4 (9.09%) Spring
6 4 (9.09%) JSP
7 3 (6.82%) EJB
7 3 (6.82%) REST
7 3 (6.82%) XML Schema
8 2 (4.55%) UIKit
8 2 (4.55%) Apache Camel
8 2 (4.55%) YUI
8 2 (4.55%) jQuery
8 2 (4.55%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) DataPower
2 3 (6.82%) CMDB
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
4 1 (2.27%) Equities
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.27%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 13 (29.55%) UNIX
1 13 (29.55%) 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%) Change Management
5 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.55%) Project Management
5 2 (4.55%) Quality Management
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
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%) E-Commerce
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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