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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 36 46 52
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM 23 24 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.88% 2.71% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 8.24% 6.65% 5.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 12
Median daily rate £400 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £422 £559 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £39.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
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
279 361 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 47.05% 40.84% 46.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 158 170
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £268 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £480 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 7
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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 August 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 August 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 24 (44.44%) AIX
2 23 (42.59%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (40.74%) Unix
4 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
5 14 (25.93%) Java
5 14 (25.93%) Clustering
6 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
6 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (24.07%) HTTP
6 13 (24.07%) DataPower
7 12 (22.22%) DB2
7 12 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (20.37%) Finance
8 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
9 10 (18.52%) Windows
10 9 (16.67%) Oracle
10 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 8 (14.81%) SQL
11 8 (14.81%) Solaris
12 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
12 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
12 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
12 7 (12.96%) WebSphere Portal
13 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
13 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
13 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
13 6 (11.11%) CA

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 18 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 13 (24.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (12.96%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (5.56%) JBoss
6 2 (3.70%) IBM Domino
6 2 (3.70%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.70%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.85%) Apache
7 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.85%) IIS
7 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.85%) MS Exchange
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.85%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 13 (24.07%) HTTP
2 6 (11.11%) SSL
3 5 (9.26%) HTTPS
4 4 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.41%) LDAP
4 4 (7.41%) SAN
5 3 (5.56%) Internet
6 2 (3.70%) DNS
7 1 (1.85%) Firewall
7 1 (1.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.22%) DB2
2 10 (18.52%) Relational Database
3 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 7 (12.96%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
5 6 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 5 (9.26%) IBM PureData
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Exadata
6 5 (9.26%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (9.26%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.85%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) DataStage
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.56%) JIRA
2 3 (5.56%) Maven
3 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.70%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.70%) JUnit
3 2 (3.70%) Subversion
4 1 (1.85%) Gradle
4 1 (1.85%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (20.37%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Consultant
1 10 (18.52%) Developer
2 5 (9.26%) Analyst
2 5 (9.26%) Unix Developer
3 4 (7.41%) Administrator
4 3 (5.56%) Data Modeller
4 3 (5.56%) Designer
4 3 (5.56%) Java Developer
4 3 (5.56%) Support Specialist
4 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Unix Consultant
4 3 (5.56%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (5.56%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (3.70%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) Architect
5 2 (3.70%) Data Analyst
5 2 (3.70%) ETL Designer
5 2 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (7.41%) J2EE
2 4 (7.41%) JSON
2 4 (7.41%) REST
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
2 4 (7.41%) XML
3 3 (5.56%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (5.56%) SOAP
3 3 (5.56%) Spring
3 3 (5.56%) Web Services
4 2 (3.70%) FIX Protocol
4 2 (3.70%) JDBC
4 2 (3.70%) JMS
4 2 (3.70%) Regular Expression
4 2 (3.70%) RESTful
5 1 (1.85%) .NET
5 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.85%) Middleware
5 1 (1.85%) WSDL
5 1 (1.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) Clustering
2 13 (24.07%) DataPower
3 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.85%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) iSeries
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) AIX
2 23 (42.59%) Linux
2 23 (42.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (40.74%) Unix
4 10 (18.52%) Windows
5 8 (14.81%) Solaris
6 5 (9.26%) Windows Server
7 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.85%) HPUX
8 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 6 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (9.26%) Change Data Capture
4 5 (9.26%) Continuous Delivery
4 5 (9.26%) ETL
4 5 (9.26%) Kimball Methodology
4 5 (9.26%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (7.41%) Configuration Management
5 4 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
5 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.41%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (7.41%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security
5 4 (7.41%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) High Availability
6 3 (5.56%) ITIL
6 3 (5.56%) Release Management
6 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) Shell Script
3 8 (14.81%) SQL
4 5 (9.26%) Perl
5 4 (7.41%) Korn
6 3 (5.56%) Python
7 2 (3.70%) Bourne shell
7 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) VBScript
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) Groovy
8 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.85%) RPG
8 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.85%) CISSP
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.85%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Directory Server
1 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (7.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (3.70%) HP SiteScope
3 2 (3.70%) Netcool
3 2 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) ArcSight ESM
4 1 (1.85%) Kibana
4 1 (1.85%) QRadar
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 7 (12.96%) Red Hat
3 6 (11.11%) CA
4 5 (9.26%) EMC
4 5 (9.26%) MicroStrategy
4 5 (9.26%) Netezza
4 5 (9.26%) Talend
4 5 (9.26%) VMware
5 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
5 4 (7.41%) Cisco
5 4 (7.41%) F5
5 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) Cognos
6 2 (3.70%) HP
6 2 (3.70%) Lotus
6 2 (3.70%) Reuters
6 2 (3.70%) Symantec
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix
7 1 (1.85%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.85%) Trillium