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 13 February 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 56 67 44
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -23
Contract jobs citing IBM 60 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.20% 2.83% 3.73%
As % of the Vendors category 6.06% 5.40% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 18 37
Average daily rate £431 £348 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.10% -13.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £227 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £481
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Average hourly rate £55.00 £37.50 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +100.00%
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
990 1075 858
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 52.86% 52.41% 48.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 618 544 435
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 65 41
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -36.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £11.35 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -4 12 £456 -
Winchester -4 11 £375 -6.25%
Farnborough +10 5 £600 +115.63%
Havant +10 3 £438 +31.57% 2
Hook +10 3 £355 +9.23% 1
Southampton +13 2 - - 1
Aldershot - 2 £440 -
Fareham - 1 - -
Gosport - 1 £500 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 94 (55.95%) Linux
2 78 (46.43%) Security Cleared
3 73 (43.45%) AIX
4 62 (36.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (35.71%) Red Hat
6 55 (32.74%) SC Cleared
7 52 (30.95%) WebSphere
7 52 (30.95%) Unix
8 43 (25.60%) Windows
9 42 (25.00%) ClearCase
10 40 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 36 (21.43%) DB2
11 36 (21.43%) ClearQuest
12 33 (19.64%) VMware
13 28 (16.67%) HACMP
14 26 (15.48%) WebSphere Process Server
15 25 (14.88%) Cisco
16 22 (13.10%) DV Cleared
16 22 (13.10%) CentOS
16 22 (13.10%) Hadoop
16 22 (13.10%) Neo4j
17 21 (12.50%) Firewall
18 20 (11.90%) Oracle
19 19 (11.31%) TCP/IP
19 19 (11.31%) Shell Script
19 19 (11.31%) IBM InfoSphere
20 18 (10.71%) Change Data Capture
20 18 (10.71%) Microsoft
20 18 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
21 17 (10.12%) DataPower

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 52 (30.95%) WebSphere
2 40 (23.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 26 (15.48%) WebSphere Process Server
4 8 (4.76%) Node.js
5 5 (2.98%) CICS
6 4 (2.38%) Apache
7 2 (1.19%) IIS
8 1 (0.60%) CMS
8 1 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Workflow
8 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (1.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.98%) Eloqua
1 5 (2.98%) Unica
2 3 (1.79%) Adobe Campaign
3 2 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.79%) Bluemix
1 3 (1.79%) SaaS
2 1 (0.60%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 21 (12.50%) Firewall
2 19 (11.31%) TCP/IP
3 12 (7.14%) HTTP
4 11 (6.55%) LAN
5 10 (5.95%) DNS
5 10 (5.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 10 (5.95%) WAN
6 9 (5.36%) SAN
7 7 (4.17%) FTP
8 6 (3.57%) SMTP
8 6 (3.57%) VPN
9 5 (2.98%) Internet
9 5 (2.98%) Network Security
10 3 (1.79%) Fibre Channel
10 3 (1.79%) SSL
11 2 (1.19%) DHCP
11 2 (1.19%) IPsec
11 2 (1.19%) iSCSI
12 1 (0.60%) FCoE
12 1 (0.60%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (21.43%) DB2
2 22 (13.10%) Hadoop
2 22 (13.10%) Neo4j
3 19 (11.31%) IBM InfoSphere
4 11 (6.55%) SQL Server
5 5 (2.98%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.98%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.38%) Big Data
6 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.79%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.79%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.60%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.60%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.60%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 42 (25.00%) ClearCase
2 36 (21.43%) ClearQuest
3 6 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.19%) StarTeam
5 1 (0.60%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.60%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.60%) Selenium
5 1 (0.60%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.60%) Subversion
5 1 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.60%) TestComplete
General
1 12 (7.14%) Telecoms
2 10 (5.95%) Finance
3 7 (4.17%) Marketing
4 5 (2.98%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.98%) Legal
4 5 (2.98%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.38%) Billing
5 4 (2.38%) Military
6 2 (1.19%) Electronics
6 2 (1.19%) Retail
7 1 (0.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (15.48%) Consultant
2 19 (11.31%) Developer
3 18 (10.71%) Analyst
3 18 (10.71%) DBA
4 13 (7.74%) Administrator
4 13 (7.74%) DB2 DBA
4 13 (7.74%) WebSphere Consultant
5 12 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
5 12 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (5.95%) DV Cleared DBA
7 9 (5.36%) Architect
8 8 (4.76%) DB2 Administrator
8 8 (4.76%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.76%) Security Engineer
8 8 (4.76%) WebSphere Engineer
9 7 (4.17%) Network Engineer
10 6 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (3.57%) Linux Specialist
10 6 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.57%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (6.55%) IBM Integration Bus
2 11 (6.55%) XML
3 10 (5.95%) Middleware
4 7 (4.17%) POSIX
4 7 (4.17%) SOAP
5 6 (3.57%) XSLT
6 5 (2.98%) JMS
6 5 (2.98%) jQuery
6 5 (2.98%) WSDL
7 4 (2.38%) .NET
7 4 (2.38%) AngularJS
8 2 (1.19%) HTML
8 2 (1.19%) Web Services
9 1 (0.60%) .NET Framework
9 1 (0.60%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.60%) EDI
9 1 (0.60%) J2EE
9 1 (0.60%) XML Schema
9 1 (0.60%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.67%) HACMP
2 17 (10.12%) DataPower
3 13 (7.74%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.95%) Mainframe
5 9 (5.36%) Security Operations Centre
6 8 (4.76%) iSeries
7 7 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (3.57%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.98%) AS400
9 5 (2.98%) IBM Mainframe
10 4 (2.38%) Biometrics
10 4 (2.38%) Clustering
10 4 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
10 4 (2.38%) Driving Licence
11 3 (1.79%) Data Integration
11 3 (1.79%) PKI
12 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (1.19%) LPAR
13 1 (0.60%) EqualLogic
13 1 (0.60%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 94 (55.95%) Linux
2 73 (43.45%) AIX
3 62 (36.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 52 (30.95%) Unix
5 43 (25.60%) Windows
6 22 (13.10%) CentOS
7 14 (8.33%) Solaris
8 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (3.57%) Windows Server
10 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.19%) HPUX
11 2 (1.19%) NetWare
11 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.60%) Android
12 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.60%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (10.71%) Change Data Capture
2 15 (8.93%) SIEM
3 12 (7.14%) Software Architecture
4 9 (5.36%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (5.36%) Security Operations
4 9 (5.36%) Technical Architecture
5 8 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 8 (4.76%) Content Management
5 8 (4.76%) ITSM
5 8 (4.76%) Project Management
5 8 (4.76%) Software Engineering
6 7 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (4.17%) Scrum
7 6 (3.57%) Document Management
7 6 (3.57%) Information Security
7 6 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (2.98%) Requirements Management
8 5 (2.98%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.31%) Shell Script
2 16 (9.52%) Java
3 8 (4.76%) Perl
4 7 (4.17%) Korn
5 6 (3.57%) C
5 6 (3.57%) SQL
6 5 (2.98%) C++
6 5 (2.98%) COBOL
6 5 (2.98%) VB
7 4 (2.38%) C#
7 4 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.79%) PHP
8 3 (1.79%) Python
8 3 (1.79%) Ruby
8 3 (1.79%) Tcl
9 2 (1.19%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.60%) Jython
10 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.60%) XPath
Qualifications
1 78 (46.43%) Security Cleared
2 55 (32.74%) SC Cleared
3 22 (13.10%) DV Cleared
4 6 (3.57%) CCSE
4 6 (3.57%) Degree
5 5 (2.98%) CISSP
6 3 (1.79%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.19%) IBM AIX Certification
7 2 (1.19%) IBM Certification
7 2 (1.19%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.19%) PMP
7 2 (1.19%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.38%) ISO27002
1 4 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.60%) QA
System Software
1 13 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.38%) GPFS
3 4 (2.38%) Oracle Clusterware
3 4 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 4 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.38%) vSphere
4 2 (1.19%) NFS
4 2 (1.19%) OpenSSH
5 1 (0.60%) Firmware
5 1 (0.60%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.60%) StorNext
5 1 (0.60%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (4.76%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.57%) vRealize
3 4 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (2.38%) Puppet
3 4 (2.38%) QRadar
3 4 (2.38%) SCCM
3 4 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (1.79%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.79%) Netcool
4 3 (1.79%) SCOM
5 2 (1.19%) Simpana
6 1 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.60%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (0.60%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 60 (35.71%) Red Hat
2 33 (19.64%) VMware
3 25 (14.88%) Cisco
4 20 (11.90%) Oracle
5 18 (10.71%) Microsoft
6 16 (9.52%) HP
7 12 (7.14%) CheckPoint
8 11 (6.55%) EMC
9 10 (5.95%) Citrix
10 8 (4.76%) NetApp
10 8 (4.76%) Splunk
11 7 (4.17%) CA
11 7 (4.17%) Sun
12 6 (3.57%) BMC
12 6 (3.57%) Dell
12 6 (3.57%) Foundry
12 6 (3.57%) IronPort
13 5 (2.98%) ArcSight
13 5 (2.98%) LogRhythm
13 5 (2.98%) Q1 Labs