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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 39 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 23 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.14% 1.48% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 8.27% 3.36% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 4
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £440 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
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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
278 268 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 37.93% 44.15% 44.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 124 172
Average daily rate £325 £319 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.88% -0.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £425 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £15.77 £9.50 £15.77
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.00% -39.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.25 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.31 £11.96 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 20 (42.55%) Java
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 14 (29.79%) XML
2 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
3 12 (25.53%) Oracle
4 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
4 11 (23.40%) UNIX
5 10 (21.28%) ETL
5 10 (21.28%) SQL
5 10 (21.28%) Web Services
6 9 (19.15%) JMS
6 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
7 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (14.89%) Firewall
8 7 (14.89%) SOA
8 7 (14.89%) SOAP
8 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
8 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
8 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
9 6 (12.77%) HTML
9 6 (12.77%) VMware
10 5 (10.64%) BMC
10 5 (10.64%) Tivoli
10 5 (10.64%) Linux
10 5 (10.64%) Perl
10 5 (10.64%) C++

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.64%) Tomcat
3 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (6.38%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.26%) GlassFish
5 2 (4.26%) MS Exchange
5 2 (4.26%) JBoss
5 2 (4.26%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.26%) Apache
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Integration
6 1 (2.13%) CMS
6 1 (2.13%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.13%) IIS
6 1 (2.13%) Papyrus
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.13%) Maximo
2 1 (2.13%) Changepoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) Firewall
2 5 (10.64%) DNS
3 4 (8.51%) DHCP
4 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.38%) SAN
5 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 1 (2.13%) DMZ
6 1 (2.13%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.13%) HTTP
6 1 (2.13%) LDAP
6 1 (2.13%) SSL
6 1 (2.13%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (23.40%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.89%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.64%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.64%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (10.64%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (8.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.26%) SAP Data Services
5 2 (4.26%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) DataStage
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) ClearCase
1 1 (2.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (36.17%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Java Developer
3 7 (14.89%) Technical Leader
4 6 (12.77%) Senior Developer
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Developer
6 4 (8.51%) Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) Monitoring Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Developer
8 2 (4.26%) Consultant
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX Administrator
8 2 (4.26%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (4.26%) UNIX Systems Engineer
8 2 (4.26%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.79%) XML
2 10 (21.28%) Web Services
3 9 (19.15%) JMS
4 7 (14.89%) SOAP
5 6 (12.77%) HTML
6 5 (10.64%) Apache Camel
6 5 (10.64%) JSON
7 4 (8.51%) HTML5
7 4 (8.51%) .NET
7 4 (8.51%) Middleware
7 4 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (6.38%) EJB
8 3 (6.38%) JSP
8 3 (6.38%) REST
8 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (4.26%) Ajax
9 2 (4.26%) Spring
9 2 (4.26%) JSF
9 2 (4.26%) JTA
9 2 (4.26%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) DataPower
2 3 (6.38%) CMDB
3 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.26%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (4.26%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.26%) Clustering
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
4 1 (2.13%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.13%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Windows
2 11 (23.40%) UNIX
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (10.64%) Linux
5 4 (8.51%) AIX
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Solaris
6 3 (6.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) ETL
2 8 (17.02%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (14.89%) SOA
4 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.51%) Change Management
4 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.38%) Waterfall
5 3 (6.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.38%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) TDD
6 2 (4.26%) BPEL
6 2 (4.26%) AOP
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Management
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.26%) Change Control
6 2 (4.26%) BDD
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (4.26%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Kimball Methodology
6 2 (4.26%) Domain-Driven Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (42.55%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) SQL
3 5 (10.64%) Perl
3 5 (10.64%) C++
4 4 (8.51%) C#
5 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (6.38%) VBScript
5 3 (6.38%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.26%) Korn
6 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.26%) COBOL
6 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.13%) JCL
7 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.26%) XenApp
2 2 (4.26%) XenDesktop
2 2 (4.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (10.64%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.38%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) SCCM
4 1 (2.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.13%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 6 (12.77%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) BMC
5 3 (6.38%) Kofax
5 3 (6.38%) Informatica
5 3 (6.38%) HP
5 3 (6.38%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.26%) Yahoo!
6 2 (4.26%) Google
6 2 (4.26%) Kony
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco
6 2 (4.26%) Business Objects
6 2 (4.26%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (4.26%) NetApp
6 2 (4.26%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.13%) Teradata
7 1 (2.13%) CA
7 1 (2.13%) SAP