The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 41 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.11% - 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 3.91% - 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£396 - £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £19.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -37.09%
IBM
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
256 126 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 53.89% 49.61% 38.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 64 77
Average daily rate £375 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £200 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Average hourly rate £40.00 £18.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+116.21% -36.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.60 £13.03 £9.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £26.45 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Gloucestershire region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Gloucestershire region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cirencester - 5 £475 -
Cheltenham - 2 £388 - 2
Gloucester - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (53.33%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) XML
3 7 (46.67%) SAML
3 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
3 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
3 7 (46.67%) Struts
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) JDBC
3 7 (46.67%) JSP
3 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) Spring
3 7 (46.67%) Ajax
3 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
3 7 (46.67%) Spring Security
3 7 (46.67%) Shibboleth
3 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (26.67%) Release Management
5 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (20.00%) JIRA
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
6 2 (13.33%) iSeries

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (53.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) TeamSite
5 1 (6.67%) CMS
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (6.67%) Joomla!
5 1 (6.67%) Drupal
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Connections
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) RDBMS
1 7 (46.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) JIRA
1 3 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Java Developer
1 7 (46.67%) Developer
2 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Java Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) XML
2 7 (46.67%) SAML
2 7 (46.67%) Hibernate
2 7 (46.67%) Spring
2 7 (46.67%) Ajax
2 7 (46.67%) Spring Security
2 7 (46.67%) CSS
2 7 (46.67%) JDBC
2 7 (46.67%) JSP
2 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 7 (46.67%) Struts
3 3 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) J2EE
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Web Flow
4 2 (13.33%) Spring Batch
5 1 (6.67%) REST
5 1 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (6.67%) JMS
5 1 (6.67%) WSDL
5 1 (6.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
1 4 (26.67%) Release Management
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) User Stories
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) UML
4 1 (6.67%) OOP
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) RAD
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) SysML
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Coaching
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.67%) Test Management
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) Java
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Shibboleth
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (13.33%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Google
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Software AG
3 1 (6.67%) Open Text
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