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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 45 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.15% 1.36% 3.64%
As % of the Vendors category 3.47% 2.70% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
Average daily rate
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£420 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £500 £500
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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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
144 185 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 33.10% 50.41% 41.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 103 54
Average daily rate £415 £375 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 24 12
Average hourly rate £42.50 £15.75 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.84% +43.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £11.35 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £35.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 5 (45.45%) Oracle
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) hybris
2 4 (36.36%) ATG
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 4 (36.36%) Commerce Server
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) DTV
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (18.18%) jQuery
4 2 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) MODAF
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
4 2 (18.18%) Risk Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 4 (36.36%) WebSphere
1 4 (36.36%) Commerce Server
2 2 (18.18%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Electronics
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (27.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Principle Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Lead Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) jQuery
1 2 (18.18%) Entity Framework
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) DTV
2 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) MODAF
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) RUP
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) hybris
2 4 (36.36%) ATG
3 3 (27.27%) SAP