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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 29 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Contract jobs citing IBM 26 28 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 4.91% 3.56% 3.13%
As % of the Vendors category 9.74% 8.12% 8.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 19
Median daily rate £400 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £195 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £628 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £31.34
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.68%
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
267 345 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 50.47% 43.84% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 178 132
Median daily rate £350 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 3
Median hourly rate £10.50 £20.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.39% +48.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £12.35 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.75 £37.21 £28.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 21 (38.89%) Java
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Unix
3 17 (31.48%) AIX
3 17 (31.48%) Finance
4 14 (25.93%) WebSphere
4 14 (25.93%) DataPower
5 13 (24.07%) Perl
6 11 (20.37%) Firewall
6 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
7 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
7 10 (18.52%) SQL
7 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
7 10 (18.52%) Solaris
7 10 (18.52%) Python
8 9 (16.67%) Oracle
8 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
9 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
9 8 (14.81%) Banking
9 8 (14.81%) Korn
9 8 (14.81%) JIRA
9 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
9 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
9 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
9 8 (14.81%) J2EE
9 8 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (14.81%) HTTPS
9 8 (14.81%) SSL

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 14 (25.93%) WebSphere
2 8 (14.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (11.11%) JBoss
4 5 (9.26%) IBM Domino
4 5 (9.26%) IBM HTTP Server
4 5 (9.26%) IBM Notes
4 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (7.41%) SharePoint
6 3 (5.56%) Apache Spark
6 3 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.85%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.85%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.37%) Firewall
2 8 (14.81%) HTTPS
2 8 (14.81%) SSL
3 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
4 6 (11.11%) Network Security
5 5 (9.26%) DNS
5 5 (9.26%) HTTP
5 5 (9.26%) LDAP
6 4 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (7.41%) Internet
6 4 (7.41%) SAN
7 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.85%) Intranet
7 1 (1.85%) RS-232
7 1 (1.85%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 7 (12.96%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.11%) Big Data
4 6 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 5 (9.26%) Apache Hive
5 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (9.26%) Oracle Database
6 4 (7.41%) DB2
6 4 (7.41%) IBM PureData
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (7.41%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (7.41%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.70%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Git (software)
1 8 (14.81%) Jenkins
1 8 (14.81%) JIRA
2 6 (11.11%) Maven
3 5 (9.26%) JUnit
4 4 (7.41%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (5.56%) Gradle
5 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
6 2 (3.70%) Bitbucket
6 2 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.70%) Mockito
6 2 (3.70%) Subversion
7 1 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (1.85%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.67%) Developer
2 7 (12.96%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 5 (9.26%) Consultant
4 5 (9.26%) Unix Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Unix Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 3 (5.56%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Splunk Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.70%) Designer
6 2 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Domino Support
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Unix Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Senior Unix Systems Engineer
6 2 (3.70%) Splunk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) J2EE
2 7 (12.96%) REST
2 7 (12.96%) Web Services
3 6 (11.11%) Spring
4 5 (9.26%) JSON
4 5 (9.26%) SOAP
4 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
4 5 (9.26%) XML
5 4 (7.41%) Kafka
5 4 (7.41%) Regular Expression
6 3 (5.56%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 3 (5.56%) JDBC
6 3 (5.56%) JMS
6 3 (5.56%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (3.70%) Apache Camel
7 2 (3.70%) JAX-RS
8 1 (1.85%) Ajax
8 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.93%) DataPower
2 4 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.41%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.56%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.85%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.85%) iSeries
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) RIA
5 1 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.89%) Linux
2 20 (37.04%) Unix
3 17 (31.48%) AIX
4 10 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (18.52%) Solaris
5 6 (11.11%) Windows
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
3 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (11.11%) Information Security
4 6 (11.11%) SDLC
5 5 (9.26%) Analytics
5 5 (9.26%) Anomaly Detection
5 5 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (9.26%) ETL
5 5 (9.26%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (9.26%) Kimball Methodology
5 5 (9.26%) Statistical Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) Change Data Capture
6 4 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
6 4 (7.41%) Data Modelling
6 4 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
6 4 (7.41%) Physical Data Model
6 4 (7.41%) Security Architecture
7 3 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 21 (38.89%) Java
2 13 (24.07%) Perl
3 11 (20.37%) Bash Shell
4 10 (18.52%) Python
4 10 (18.52%) Shell Script
4 10 (18.52%) SQL
5 8 (14.81%) Korn
6 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.85%) Bourne shell
7 1 (1.85%) C#
7 1 (1.85%) C++
7 1 (1.85%) Groovy
7 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.85%) RPG
7 1 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (9.26%) CISSP
2 5 (9.26%) SANS
2 5 (9.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.85%) Def Stans
1 1 (1.85%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.85%) DO-178B
1 1 (1.85%) IEC 61508
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.96%) PowerHA
2 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 4 (7.41%) Apache Flume
3 4 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.70%) Docker
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) ArcSight ESM
1 5 (9.26%) QRadar
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.26%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (7.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (7.41%) logstash
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (5.56%) Ansible
3 3 (5.56%) BMC PATROL
3 3 (5.56%) Data Guard
3 3 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (1.85%) Kibana
4 1 (1.85%) Netcool
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 6 (11.11%) CA
2 6 (11.11%) Red Hat
2 6 (11.11%) Symantec
3 5 (9.26%) ArcSight
3 5 (9.26%) EMC
3 5 (9.26%) Lotus
3 5 (9.26%) MapR
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.26%) Splunk
3 5 (9.26%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) F5
4 4 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
4 4 (7.41%) Netezza
4 4 (7.41%) Talend
5 3 (5.56%) AppDynamics
5 3 (5.56%) Reuters
6 2 (3.70%) Cognos
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