The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Guildford region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 30 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.83% 0.49% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £378 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
120 86 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 54.79% 41.95% 49.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 27
Average daily rate £335 £309 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.50% -13.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £213 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
IBM
Surrey

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) Ant
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) EJB
3 1 (20.00%) SOAP
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
3 1 (20.00%) XSL
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) JMS
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Ant
1 1 (20.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) EJB
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSD
1 1 (20.00%) XSL
1 1 (20.00%) JMS
1 1 (20.00%) Java EE
1 1 (20.00%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) AS400
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (40.00%) Master Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 2 (40.00%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) BPR
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft