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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 42 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.24% 1.20% 1.64%
As % of the Vendors category 5.41% 3.41% 3.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 2
Average daily rate £415 £378 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.93% -13.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £376 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £380 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 £30.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.65% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +100.00%
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
185 176 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 41.48% 35.20% 46.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 89 69
Average daily rate £400 £394 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £130 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £492 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 14
Average hourly rate £12.00 £39.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.23% +168.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucester +6 3 £379 +0.33% 1
Filton -1 1 - -
Cheltenham - 1 - -
Cirencester - 1 £425 - 1
Stroud - 1 - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (69.57%) Java
1 16 (69.57%) Hibernate
1 16 (69.57%) Scrum
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Spring
3 14 (60.87%) UML
4 11 (47.83%) XML
4 11 (47.83%) CSS
4 11 (47.83%) JSP
4 11 (47.83%) Struts
4 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
4 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 11 (47.83%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) WebSphere Application Server
4 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
4 11 (47.83%) Ajax
4 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
5 10 (43.48%) RDBMS
5 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
5 10 (43.48%) Apache Camel
6 9 (39.13%) RichFaces
6 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
6 9 (39.13%) Web Services
6 9 (39.13%) Java EE
6 9 (39.13%) JSF
6 9 (39.13%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) JPA
7 8 (34.78%) High Availability
8 7 (30.43%) Spring Web Flow
9 5 (21.74%) JBoss Seam

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (47.83%) Tomcat
1 11 (47.83%) WebSphere
1 11 (47.83%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (21.74%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) RDBMS
1 10 (43.48%) Relational Database
2 5 (21.74%) MySQL
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.70%) Rational DOORS
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Developer
1 16 (69.57%) Java Developer
2 1 (4.35%) Consultant
2 1 (4.35%) Network Consultant
2 1 (4.35%) RACF Specialist
2 1 (4.35%) Requirements Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Requirements Manager
2 1 (4.35%) Senior Storage Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (69.57%) Hibernate
2 15 (65.22%) Spring
3 11 (47.83%) Ajax
3 11 (47.83%) CSS
3 11 (47.83%) HTML
3 11 (47.83%) JSP
3 11 (47.83%) Struts
3 11 (47.83%) XML
4 10 (43.48%) Apache Camel
5 9 (39.13%) Java EE
5 9 (39.13%) JSF
5 9 (39.13%) RichFaces
5 9 (39.13%) Web Services
6 8 (34.78%) JPA
7 7 (30.43%) Spring Web Flow
8 5 (21.74%) J2EE
8 5 (21.74%) JBoss Seam
9 2 (8.70%) JDBC
9 2 (8.70%) SAML
9 2 (8.70%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.04%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
3 1 (4.35%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (69.57%) Scrum
2 14 (60.87%) UML
3 8 (34.78%) High Availability
4 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) RUP
6 2 (8.70%) Use Case
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
7 1 (4.35%) ITSM
7 1 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.35%) Requirements Engineering
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) Java
2 11 (47.83%) JavaScript
2 11 (47.83%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.70%) ISEB
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Shibboleth
1 2 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.35%) zSecure
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Cisco
2 2 (8.70%) Dell
2 2 (8.70%) EMC
2 2 (8.70%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) BMC
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.35%) Remedy
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