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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 40 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.00% 2.94% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 6.37% 6.07% 3.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 8
Median daily rate £448 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.94% -1.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £34.50 £26.26
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +31.36%
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
204 247 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 47.11% 48.34% 47.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 136 127
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £201 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -31.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.25 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

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
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 2 December 2016.

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
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 2 December 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
Gloucester +2 4 £575 +34.50% 1
Cheltenham - 1 £550 -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (38.46%) Use Case
3 10 (38.46%) C++
3 10 (38.46%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (26.92%) Java
4 7 (26.92%) XML
4 7 (26.92%) UML
4 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
4 7 (26.92%) Scrum
5 6 (23.08%) Oracle
6 5 (19.23%) SQL
6 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco
6 5 (19.23%) RUP
6 5 (19.23%) ASIC
6 5 (19.23%) V-Model
6 5 (19.23%) Requirements Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) Military
6 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
6 5 (19.23%) User Stories
7 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 4 (15.38%) CESG
7 4 (15.38%) Remedy
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Release Management

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 (15.38%) WebLogic
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
2 2 (7.69%) Confluence
2 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.69%) Mule
2 2 (7.69%) Mule ESB
2 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) DHCP
1 4 (15.38%) SNMP
2 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Impromptu
1 2 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.85%) Lumira
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (11.54%) SoapUI
3 2 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
3 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 2 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (7.69%) JUnit
3 2 (7.69%) Maven
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (7.69%) PeopleTools
4 1 (3.85%) JMeter
4 1 (3.85%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 5 (19.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Requirements Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) ASIC Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cabling Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Data Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Programmer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior ASIC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (26.92%) XML
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
2 3 (11.54%) JSON
2 3 (11.54%) SOAP
2 3 (11.54%) XSD
3 2 (7.69%) Hibernate
3 2 (7.69%) RAML
3 2 (7.69%) REST
3 2 (7.69%) Spring
3 2 (7.69%) WSDL
3 2 (7.69%) XSLT
4 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) ASIC
1 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (15.38%) CESG
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
3 2 (7.69%) AIX
3 2 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) Use Case
3 7 (26.92%) Scrum
3 7 (26.92%) UML
4 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
4 5 (19.23%) PRINCE2
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Engineering
4 5 (19.23%) Requirements Management
4 5 (19.23%) RUP
4 5 (19.23%) User Stories
4 5 (19.23%) V-Model
5 4 (15.38%) Release Management
5 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.54%) ITSM
6 3 (11.54%) Service Management
7 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) C++
2 7 (26.92%) Java
3 5 (19.23%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) C
4 4 (15.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) Groovy
5 2 (7.69%) PeopleCode
5 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) SQR
5 2 (7.69%) XPath
6 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) DV Cleared
2 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Firmware
2 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) CloudHub
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) HP
3 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Remedy
4 3 (11.54%) BMC
5 2 (7.69%) Cognos
5 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (3.85%) Dell
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) VMware