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 August 2015 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 47 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM 27 22 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 3.01% 2.56% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 7.26% 5.43% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 6
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£500 £300 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £275 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £445 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.72 £35.00 £19.75
% change year-on-year
-12.22% +77.21%
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
372 405 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 41.43% 47.20% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 172 138
Average daily rate £350 £360 £334
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £453 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +20.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.37 £11.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.50 £17.50 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 2015.

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 August 2015, 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 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) UNIX
3 12 (27.27%) Banking
4 9 (20.45%) Oracle
5 8 (18.18%) Tivoli
6 7 (15.91%) AIX
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
6 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (13.64%) XML
8 5 (11.36%) Java
8 5 (11.36%) SQL
8 5 (11.36%) Python
8 5 (11.36%) Cognos
8 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (11.36%) ETL
8 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) DataStage
8 5 (11.36%) Migration
9 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (9.09%) TDD
9 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
9 4 (9.09%) Kofax
9 4 (9.09%) Change Management
9 4 (9.09%) E-business
9 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 7 (15.91%) WebSphere
2 3 (6.82%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.82%) Lotus Domino
2 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.82%) CICS
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.27%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.27%) SAS
4 1 (2.27%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (2.27%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.82%) SSL
3 2 (4.55%) SAN
4 1 (2.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.36%) DataStage
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.82%) BODI
3 3 (6.82%) Big Data
3 3 (6.82%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.55%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.55%) Star Schema
4 2 (4.55%) BusinessObjects XI
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (2.27%) HBase
5 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.27%) QualityStage
5 1 (2.27%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Toad
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 12 (27.27%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Consultant
2 7 (15.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 4 (9.09%) Designer
5 4 (9.09%) Monitoring Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Transformation Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) Tivoli Specialist
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Administrator
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Project Manager
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (4.55%) SAN Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) UNIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) Flash
2 2 (4.55%) WSDL
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (2.27%) jQuery
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
3 1 (2.27%) HTML5
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
3 1 (2.27%) HTML
3 1 (2.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) DataPower
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
2 3 (6.82%) HACMP
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) UNIX
2 7 (15.91%) AIX
2 7 (15.91%) Linux
2 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.09%) Solaris
4 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.55%) HPUX
4 2 (4.55%) Windows
5 1 (2.27%) zOS
5 1 (2.27%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (13.64%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (11.36%) ETL
3 5 (11.36%) Migration
4 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (9.09%) Change Management
4 4 (9.09%) E-business
4 4 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (9.09%) TDD
4 4 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 4 (9.09%) SDLC
5 3 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.82%) Data Modelling
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Scrum
6 2 (4.55%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.55%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Java
1 5 (11.36%) SQL
1 5 (11.36%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) Perl
2 4 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.55%) COBOL
3 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.27%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.27%) REXX
4 1 (2.27%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) GPFS
2 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (2.27%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Oracle
2 5 (11.36%) Cognos
2 5 (11.36%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.09%) CA
3 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 4 (9.09%) Kofax
4 3 (6.82%) Lotus
5 2 (4.55%) Brocade
5 2 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (4.55%) Symantec
5 2 (4.55%) Trillium
5 2 (4.55%) Dell
5 2 (4.55%) EMC
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix
6 1 (2.27%) Ariba
6 1 (2.27%) Sybase
6 1 (2.27%) SAP
6 1 (2.27%) Teradata
6 1 (2.27%) Informatica
6 1 (2.27%) HP
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago