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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 45 49 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.84% 1.07% 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.91% 2.87% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 3
Median daily rate £381 £420 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.22% +7.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £405 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £431 £399
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £41.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.40%
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
230 174 209
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.13% 37.26% 47.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 125 124 103
Median daily rate £380 £415 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 16
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +14.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.25 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £36.25 £160.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016.

IBM Hourly Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham +6 2 £413 -5.71%
Gloucester +3 1 - - 1
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Migration
6 5 (20.00%) Cisco
6 5 (20.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) Use Case
6 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
6 5 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (16.00%) OpenVPN
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
7 4 (16.00%) vSphere
7 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
7 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.00%) Spreadsheet
7 4 (16.00%) V-Model
7 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
7 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (16.00%) Linux
7 4 (16.00%) UML
7 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
7 4 (16.00%) Dell
7 4 (16.00%) EMC
7 4 (16.00%) DHCP
7 4 (16.00%) SNMP
7 4 (16.00%) Apple

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 4 (16.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.00%) Confluence
3 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) DHCP
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
1 4 (16.00%) OpenVPN
1 4 (16.00%) SNMP
2 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (12.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
3 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (8.00%) Cognos Impromptu
3 2 (8.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (4.00%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (4.00%) Data Mart
4 1 (4.00%) DataStage
4 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (4.00%) Lumira
4 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (4.00%) Pentaho
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 4 (16.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Programmer
3 3 (12.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Consultant
4 2 (8.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (8.00%) ASIC Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) FPGA Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Requirements Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (8.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.00%) Kafka
2 1 (4.00%) OpenCL
2 1 (4.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) ASIC
1 4 (16.00%) CESG
1 4 (16.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 2 (8.00%) DataPower
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Migration
2 5 (20.00%) Use Case
3 4 (16.00%) Network Architecture
3 4 (16.00%) Requirements Management
3 4 (16.00%) UML
3 4 (16.00%) V-Model
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
4 2 (8.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Change Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.00%) ETL
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (8.00%) Release Management
4 2 (8.00%) System Testing
4 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (12.00%) Perl
4 2 (8.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) Java
5 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) vSphere
3 3 (12.00%) Firmware
4 1 (4.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Cisco
2 4 (16.00%) Apple
2 4 (16.00%) Dell
2 4 (16.00%) EMC
2 4 (16.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Cognos
5 1 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 1 (4.00%) BMC
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Informatica
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) Remedy