The table below looks at the statistics 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 April 2015 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 76 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +12
Contract jobs citing IBM 42 54 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.89% 2.77% 2.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.13% 5.79% 5.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 17
Average daily rate
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£354 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £281 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £632 £475 £468
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.84% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -24.52%
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1018 932 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 45.77% 47.79% 50.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 486 460
Average daily rate £375 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £235 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 57 89
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.43% +57.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £55.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 April 2015.

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
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 April 2015. 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
Basingstoke -3 11 £384 -4.06% 1
Farnborough -7 4 £140 -70.52%
Havant -8 4 £453 +20.66% 1
Hook -7 1 - -
Southampton -18 1 £325 +11.49% 1
Aldershot - - - -
Petersfield - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 2
Fareham - - - -
Gosport - - - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 46 (45.54%) Linux
2 38 (37.62%) Windows
3 36 (35.64%) Security Cleared
4 30 (29.70%) AIX
5 29 (28.71%) SAN
5 29 (28.71%) Tivoli
5 29 (28.71%) VMware
6 27 (26.73%) SC Cleared
7 26 (25.74%) Red Hat
8 22 (21.78%) HP
9 19 (18.81%) WebSphere
10 18 (17.82%) Solaris
10 18 (17.82%) Shell Script
11 17 (16.83%) Perl
11 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
11 17 (16.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (15.84%) Korn
12 16 (15.84%) EMC
13 14 (13.86%) Oracle
13 14 (13.86%) DV Cleared
13 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (12.87%) C
14 13 (12.87%) UNIX
14 13 (12.87%) Veritas
14 13 (12.87%) Fibre Channel
15 12 (11.88%) Root Cause Analysis
15 12 (11.88%) WebSphere MQ
15 12 (11.88%) SQL
15 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (11.88%) Degree

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 19 (18.81%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.94%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.95%) JBoss
4 4 (3.96%) SAS
4 4 (3.96%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.96%) Apache
4 4 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (2.97%) IIS
5 3 (2.97%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (9.90%) SPSS
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Maximo
2 2 (1.98%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (1.98%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.93%) OpenShift
2 4 (3.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (28.71%) SAN
2 13 (12.87%) Fibre Channel
3 11 (10.89%) Firewall
4 8 (7.92%) LDAP
4 8 (7.92%) DNS
5 7 (6.93%) Kerberos
6 6 (5.94%) FCoE
6 6 (5.94%) iSCSI
7 5 (4.95%) DHCP
8 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
9 3 (2.97%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (1.98%) OpenLDAP
11 1 (0.99%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (0.99%) VLAN
11 1 (0.99%) Network Security
11 1 (0.99%) NAS
11 1 (0.99%) HTTP
11 1 (0.99%) SNMP
11 1 (0.99%) SSL
11 1 (0.99%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle Database
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.97%) SQLPlus
4 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.98%) DB2
4 2 (1.98%) MySQL
4 2 (1.98%) QlikView
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 3 (2.97%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.97%) ClearCase
1 3 (2.97%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (1.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (1.98%) Ant
2 2 (1.98%) Subversion
2 2 (1.98%) Maven
2 2 (1.98%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (0.99%) Selenium
3 1 (0.99%) ERwin
3 1 (0.99%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.99%) Gerrit
General
1 6 (5.94%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.95%) Finance
3 4 (3.96%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.97%) Military
5 1 (0.99%) Marketing
5 1 (0.99%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (22.77%) Analyst
2 22 (21.78%) Architect
3 9 (8.91%) Developer
4 8 (7.92%) Consultant
4 8 (7.92%) Support Analyst
4 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architect
5 6 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (5.94%) Software Engineer
6 4 (3.96%) Desktop Support
6 4 (3.96%) Desktop Analyst
6 4 (3.96%) Systems Architect
6 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (3.96%) Security Analyst
6 4 (3.96%) Data Analyst
6 4 (3.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (3.96%) AIX Engineer
6 4 (3.96%) Campaign Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Service Manager
7 3 (2.97%) Requirements Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.88%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (6.93%) Middleware
3 2 (1.98%) XACML
3 2 (1.98%) OpenID
3 2 (1.98%) SailPoint
3 2 (1.98%) SAML
3 2 (1.98%) XHTML
3 2 (1.98%) CSS
3 2 (1.98%) HTML
3 2 (1.98%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (9.90%) HACMP
2 10 (9.90%) Clustering
3 5 (4.95%) e-Health
4 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
5 3 (2.97%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (2.97%) AS400
5 3 (2.97%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.97%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.98%) SecurID
6 2 (1.98%) Replication
6 2 (1.98%) Statistics
6 2 (1.98%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.99%) Informatics
7 1 (0.99%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.99%) iSeries
7 1 (0.99%) Symmetrix DMX
7 1 (0.99%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.99%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.99%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 46 (45.54%) Linux
2 38 (37.62%) Windows
3 30 (29.70%) AIX
4 18 (17.82%) Solaris
5 17 (16.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (12.87%) UNIX
7 9 (8.91%) HPUX
8 7 (6.93%) NetWare
9 5 (4.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
10 4 (3.96%) Oracle Linux
10 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.99%) CentOS
11 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.99%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.99%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (11.88%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (8.91%) Software Engineering
3 9 (8.91%) CRM
3 9 (8.91%) ITIL
4 8 (7.92%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (6.93%) Software Testing
5 7 (6.93%) Document Management
6 6 (5.94%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (4.95%) Performance Testing
7 5 (4.95%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (3.96%) Functional Testing
8 4 (3.96%) Campaign Management
8 4 (3.96%) Coaching
8 4 (3.96%) Service Management
8 4 (3.96%) Change Management
8 4 (3.96%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.96%) ERP
8 4 (3.96%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (17.82%) Shell Script
2 17 (16.83%) Perl
3 16 (15.84%) Korn
4 13 (12.87%) C
5 12 (11.88%) SQL
6 11 (10.89%) Java
7 7 (6.93%) C++
7 7 (6.93%) Bash Shell
8 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.97%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.97%) Python
10 2 (1.98%) Ruby
11 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (35.64%) Security Cleared
2 27 (26.73%) SC Cleared
3 14 (13.86%) DV Cleared
4 12 (11.88%) Degree
5 4 (3.96%) A+ Certification
5 4 (3.96%) IBM Certification
6 3 (2.97%) ISEB
7 2 (1.98%) CISSP
8 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.99%) MCSE
8 1 (0.99%) MCSA
8 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.99%) QA
2 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.99%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (11.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.90%) GPFS
3 7 (6.93%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (4.95%) vSphere
5 4 (3.96%) XenApp
5 4 (3.96%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.97%) OCFS2
6 3 (2.97%) PowerHA
7 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle Clusterware
8 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.99%) Samba
8 1 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (28.71%) Tivoli
2 8 (7.92%) Red Hat Satellite
3 7 (6.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (3.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (3.96%) Netcool
4 4 (3.96%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 3 (2.97%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (2.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle Identity Management
6 2 (1.98%) OpenAM
6 2 (1.98%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.99%) WSUS
7 1 (0.99%) OpenView
7 1 (0.99%) CA Spectrum
7 1 (0.99%) HP UCMDB
7 1 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (28.71%) VMware
2 26 (25.74%) Red Hat
3 22 (21.78%) HP
4 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
5 16 (15.84%) EMC
6 14 (13.86%) Oracle
7 13 (12.87%) Veritas
8 10 (9.90%) Cognos
9 9 (8.91%) NetApp
10 8 (7.92%) Sun
11 7 (6.93%) Compaq
11 7 (6.93%) CA
11 7 (6.93%) Hitachi
12 5 (4.95%) Citrix
13 4 (3.96%) Symantec
13 4 (3.96%) Dell
13 4 (3.96%) Siebel
13 4 (3.96%) Fujitsu
13 4 (3.96%) Unica
14 3 (2.97%) OpenText