The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Hampshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 74 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM 40 55 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.96% 3.16% 3.41%
As % of the Vendors category 3.69% 5.91% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 26 29
Average daily rate
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£335 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £300 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £469 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.00 - £31.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 - £29.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 - £31.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -28.57%
Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1085 930 979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 53.06% 53.42% 54.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 578 495 478
Average daily rate £350 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 97 112
Average hourly rate £23.88 £25.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.50% -1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.78 £12.40 £12.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM
South East

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

IBM Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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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
Havant +9 9 £388 -4.08% 3
Winchester +3 7 £345 +1.47% 1
Southampton -6 4 £243 -19.16%
Hook +4 2 £300 -14.89%
Portsmouth +2 2 £315 -16.00%
Fareham -4 2 £331 -17.18% 1
Basingstoke +5 1 - -
Liss - - - - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 29 (34.12%) SAN
3 26 (30.59%) UNIX
4 25 (29.41%) AIX
4 25 (29.41%) WebSphere
5 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
6 19 (22.35%) VMware
6 19 (22.35%) Linux
6 19 (22.35%) Tivoli
7 18 (21.18%) Shell Script
7 18 (21.18%) Oracle
8 17 (20.00%) Solaris
8 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (18.82%) HP
9 16 (18.82%) SQL
10 15 (17.65%) Red Hat
10 15 (17.65%) Korn
10 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
11 14 (16.47%) HACMP
11 14 (16.47%) EMC
11 14 (16.47%) Sun
12 13 (15.29%) ITIL
13 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
13 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
13 11 (12.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (11.76%) vSphere
14 10 (11.76%) Firewall
14 10 (11.76%) ERP
14 10 (11.76%) PL/SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 25 (29.41%) WebSphere
2 8 (9.41%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.53%) IIS
3 3 (3.53%) IBM Notes
4 2 (2.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.35%) Apache
4 2 (2.35%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.18%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Office
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.35%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (10.59%) Maximo
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (5.88%) BPCS
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (4.71%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (2.35%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (34.12%) SAN
2 11 (12.94%) TCP/IP
3 10 (11.76%) Firewall
4 8 (9.41%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (9.41%) LDAP
5 7 (8.24%) DNS
6 5 (5.88%) Kerberos
7 4 (4.71%) Network Security
8 3 (3.53%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.35%) NAS
10 1 (1.18%) LAN
10 1 (1.18%) WAN
10 1 (1.18%) FCoE
10 1 (1.18%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.18%) BIG-IP
10 1 (1.18%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) Oracle Database
1 8 (9.41%) DB2
2 5 (5.88%) SQLPlus
3 4 (4.71%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.18%) MS Access
6 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.18%) DataStage
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.35%) Rational Rhapsody
2 2 (2.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) SoapUI
2 2 (2.35%) ClearQuest
2 2 (2.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.18%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) Lombardi
General
1 9 (10.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (7.06%) Finance
3 5 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.53%) Military
5 2 (2.35%) Retail
5 2 (2.35%) Games
6 1 (1.18%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (21.18%) Analyst
2 11 (12.94%) Administrator
3 9 (10.59%) Consultant
3 9 (10.59%) Developer
4 8 (9.41%) Architect
5 5 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 4 (4.71%) Technical Administrator
6 4 (4.71%) AS400 Administrator
6 4 (4.71%) DBA
7 3 (3.53%) Test Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Desktop Support
7 3 (3.53%) Software Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Capacity Analyst
7 3 (3.53%) Security Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Business Architect
7 3 (3.53%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (4.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (3.53%) Web Services
3 3 (3.53%) HTML
4 2 (2.35%) Middleware
4 2 (2.35%) XML
5 1 (1.18%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.18%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) HACMP
2 7 (8.24%) iSeries
2 7 (8.24%) Clustering
3 6 (7.06%) AS400
4 4 (4.71%) LPAR
5 2 (2.35%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.18%) NHS
6 1 (1.18%) DataPower
6 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.18%) EMC Centera
6 1 (1.18%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.47%) Windows
2 26 (30.59%) UNIX
3 25 (29.41%) AIX
4 19 (22.35%) Linux
5 17 (20.00%) Solaris
6 11 (12.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (7.06%) HPUX
8 5 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 5 (5.88%) NetWare
8 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.88%) Oracle Linux
8 5 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.53%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.18%) VMS
10 1 (1.18%) zOS
10 1 (1.18%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.29%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) ERP
3 9 (10.59%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (7.06%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (5.88%) Migration
5 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 5 (5.88%) Time Management
5 5 (5.88%) Document Management
6 4 (4.71%) Scrum
6 4 (4.71%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.71%) System Testing
6 4 (4.71%) Project Management
6 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (3.53%) Validation
7 3 (3.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.53%) Change Management
7 3 (3.53%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) Shell Script
2 16 (18.82%) SQL
3 15 (17.65%) Korn
4 10 (11.76%) PL/SQL
4 10 (11.76%) C
5 9 (10.59%) Java
6 6 (7.06%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.06%) Perl
6 6 (7.06%) C++
7 4 (4.71%) REXX
8 2 (2.35%) Python
8 2 (2.35%) PHP
9 1 (1.18%) RPG
Qualifications
1 24 (28.24%) Security Cleared
2 15 (17.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.53%) CCNP
3 3 (3.53%) CCSE
4 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.18%) CITP
5 1 (1.18%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.18%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) COBIT
1 3 (3.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (12.94%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) vSphere
3 9 (10.59%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 9 (10.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.88%) GPFS
4 5 (5.88%) OCFS2
5 3 (3.53%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.18%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 19 (22.35%) Tivoli
2 11 (12.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.53%) MOM
4 1 (1.18%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.18%) Data Guard
4 1 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (1.18%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (22.35%) VMware
2 18 (21.18%) Oracle
3 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 16 (18.82%) HP
5 15 (17.65%) Red Hat
6 14 (16.47%) EMC
6 14 (16.47%) Sun
7 8 (9.41%) Hitachi
7 8 (9.41%) Dell
8 7 (8.24%) Cisco
8 7 (8.24%) NetApp
9 6 (7.06%) Compaq
9 6 (7.06%) JBoss
10 5 (5.88%) Citrix
10 5 (5.88%) Veritas
10 5 (5.88%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.53%) Lotus
11 3 (3.53%) Software AG
11 3 (3.53%) TIBCO
11 3 (3.53%) Open Text
Havant, Hampshire
Hydrogen Group
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