The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 April 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
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 23 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.41% - 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% - 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £475 - £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +75.00%
IBM
Surrey

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Vendors Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
80 95 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 56.34% 46.57% 54.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 73 45
Average daily rate £430 £375 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £224 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 3
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.50 £15.86
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.72% -8.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £14.50 £13.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £15.75 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 30 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) QualityStage
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) SAS
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Planview
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (100.00%) DataStage
1 2 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (100.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Data Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Process Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (100.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ISEB
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cognos
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Planview
2 1 (50.00%) MicroStrategy