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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 32 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM 39 18 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.49% 2.05% 3.05%
As % of the Vendors category 11.17% 5.37% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 9
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £381 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £500 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
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
349 335 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 49.15% 38.11% 38.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 155 116
Median daily rate £350 £338 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £245 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 8
Median hourly rate £43.00 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+145.71% -2.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 26 (45.61%) Unix
2 22 (38.60%) AIX
3 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 20 (35.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 19 (33.33%) DataPower
5 17 (29.82%) WebSphere
5 17 (29.82%) Java
5 17 (29.82%) HTTP
6 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (24.56%) Clustering
8 12 (21.05%) SQL
8 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 11 (19.30%) DB2
9 11 (19.30%) SOAP
9 11 (19.30%) HTTPS
9 11 (19.30%) SOA
9 11 (19.30%) Finance
9 11 (19.30%) REST
10 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
10 10 (17.54%) Shell Script
10 10 (17.54%) Web Services
10 10 (17.54%) Windows
11 9 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
12 8 (14.04%) Middleware
12 8 (14.04%) XML
12 8 (14.04%) XSD
12 8 (14.04%) WSDL
12 8 (14.04%) HP
12 8 (14.04%) JSON
13 7 (12.28%) HL7

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 17 (29.82%) WebSphere
2 12 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (12.28%) MQSeries
4 7 (12.28%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
5 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (5.26%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.51%) IBM Domino
7 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.75%) Apache
8 1 (1.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.75%) IIS
8 1 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (1.75%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.82%) HTTP
2 11 (19.30%) HTTPS
3 7 (12.28%) FTP
3 7 (12.28%) WinSCP
4 6 (10.53%) SAN
5 5 (8.77%) SSL
6 4 (7.02%) LDAP
7 3 (5.26%) DNS
8 2 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (3.51%) Internet
9 1 (1.75%) DHCP
9 1 (1.75%) Firewall
9 1 (1.75%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) DB2
2 10 (17.54%) Relational Database
3 6 (10.53%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (8.77%) Oracle Database
4 5 (8.77%) RDBMS
4 5 (8.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (7.02%) IBM PureData
5 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.75%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.75%) Big Data
6 1 (1.75%) DataStage
6 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (12.28%) ClearCase
1 7 (12.28%) XMLSpy
2 5 (8.77%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) Git (software)
3 4 (7.02%) Talend Open Studio
4 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
4 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
4 3 (5.26%) Gradle
4 3 (5.26%) JUnit
4 3 (5.26%) Maven
4 3 (5.26%) Mockito
5 1 (1.75%) JIRA
5 1 (1.75%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (19.30%) Finance
2 3 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Developer
2 9 (15.79%) Consultant
3 5 (8.77%) Analyst
3 5 (8.77%) Unix Developer
4 4 (7.02%) Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Designer
5 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Unix Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Unix Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) AIX Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Data Modeller
6 2 (3.51%) ETL Designer
6 2 (3.51%) Support Specialist
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Consultant
7 1 (1.75%) Lead Designer
7 1 (1.75%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (19.30%) REST
1 11 (19.30%) SOAP
2 10 (17.54%) Web Services
3 8 (14.04%) JSON
3 8 (14.04%) Middleware
3 8 (14.04%) WSDL
3 8 (14.04%) XML
3 8 (14.04%) XSD
4 7 (12.28%) EDI
4 7 (12.28%) JMS
4 7 (12.28%) XSL
4 7 (12.28%) XSLT
5 6 (10.53%) J2EE
6 5 (8.77%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
8 3 (5.26%) Apache Camel
8 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
8 3 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (5.26%) JAX-RS
8 3 (5.26%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) DataPower
2 14 (24.56%) Clustering
3 7 (12.28%) SWIFT
4 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.02%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) Replication
6 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.75%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.75%) Credit Risk
7 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 26 (45.61%) Unix
2 22 (38.60%) AIX
3 20 (35.09%) Linux
3 20 (35.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (17.54%) Windows
5 7 (12.28%) Windows Server
6 5 (8.77%) Solaris
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.75%) HPUX
8 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.07%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (19.30%) SOA
3 7 (12.28%) Defect Tracking
3 7 (12.28%) EAI
4 6 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (8.77%) Configuration Management
5 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
5 5 (8.77%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (8.77%) Security Architecture
6 4 (7.02%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (7.02%) ETL
6 4 (7.02%) Identity Access Management
6 4 (7.02%) Kimball Methodology
6 4 (7.02%) Physical Data Model
7 3 (5.26%) ITIL
7 3 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
7 3 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 17 (29.82%) Java
2 12 (21.05%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) Shell Script
4 4 (7.02%) Perl
5 3 (5.26%) Korn
5 3 (5.26%) Python
6 1 (1.75%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.75%) C#
6 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) CISSP
3 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.75%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) HL7
1 7 (12.28%) SEPA
2 4 (7.02%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 3 (5.26%) Docker
3 3 (5.26%) PowerHA
4 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.75%) XenApp
4 1 (1.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (8.77%) Tivoli
3 4 (7.02%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (1.75%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (1.75%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.75%) Netcool
5 1 (1.75%) QRadar
5 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) HP
2 7 (12.28%) Remedy
3 6 (10.53%) Oracle
3 6 (10.53%) Red Hat
3 6 (10.53%) VMware
4 5 (8.77%) CA
5 4 (7.02%) MicroStrategy
5 4 (7.02%) Netezza
5 4 (7.02%) Talend
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) EMC
6 3 (5.26%) Lotus
7 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
7 2 (3.51%) Cognos
7 2 (3.51%) F5
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.51%) Trillium
8 1 (1.75%) ArcSight
8 1 (1.75%) MapR
8 1 (1.75%) Splunk
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