The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 41 25 47
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.63% 5.40% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.04% 11.27% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 4
Median daily rate £438 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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

Vendors Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
265 275 364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.51% 47.91% 57.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 144 178
Median daily rate £385 £413 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £297 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 24
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.70 £8.10 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £37.50 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +1 10 £450 -10.00% 1
St Albans +1 1 - -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 19 (48.72%) WebSphere
3 17 (43.59%) Oracle
4 14 (35.90%) J2EE
4 14 (35.90%) Unix
4 14 (35.90%) Linux
5 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 13 (33.33%) XML
5 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 13 (33.33%) SQL
5 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (25.64%) HTML
6 10 (25.64%) DB2
6 10 (25.64%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
7 8 (20.51%) QA
7 8 (20.51%) Web Services
7 8 (20.51%) Finance
8 7 (17.95%) Middleware
8 7 (17.95%) Apache
8 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
8 7 (17.95%) Magento
8 7 (17.95%) hybris
8 7 (17.95%) REST
8 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
9 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
9 6 (15.38%) JSON
9 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (48.72%) WebSphere
2 10 (25.64%) WebSphere Application Server
3 7 (17.95%) Apache
3 7 (17.95%) Tomcat
4 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
5 4 (10.26%) IIS
6 3 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (7.69%) CMS
6 3 (7.69%) Drupal
6 3 (7.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (7.69%) JBoss
6 3 (7.69%) MQSeries
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Magento
2 5 (12.82%) SAP HCM
3 2 (5.13%) Maximo
4 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (2.56%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (2.56%) Boomi
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.38%) Firewall
1 6 (15.38%) Internet
2 4 (10.26%) HTTP
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
3 3 (7.69%) FTP
3 3 (7.69%) LDAP
3 3 (7.69%) SSL
3 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) DB2
2 4 (10.26%) DbVisualizer
2 4 (10.26%) MySQL
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (7.69%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.56%) DataStage
4 1 (2.56%) OLTP
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 6 (15.38%) Ant
2 6 (15.38%) Cucumber
2 6 (15.38%) Subversion
3 4 (10.26%) Appium
3 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 4 (10.26%) Selenium
3 4 (10.26%) SoapUI
3 4 (10.26%) WebDriver
4 3 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 3 (7.69%) JUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Log4j
4 3 (7.69%) Mockito
4 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (5.13%) HP UFT
6 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.56%) Rational Rose
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Retail
3 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Architect
2 7 (17.95%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (12.82%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Automation Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Data Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Data Migration Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Java Automation Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Java WebSphere Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Migration Consultant
5 4 (10.26%) Node.js Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Selenium Automation Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Selenium Tester
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.90%) J2EE
2 13 (33.33%) XML
3 10 (25.64%) HTML
4 8 (20.51%) Web Services
5 7 (17.95%) Middleware
5 7 (17.95%) REST
6 6 (15.38%) EJB
6 6 (15.38%) JSON
6 6 (15.38%) JSP
6 6 (15.38%) Servlets
6 6 (15.38%) XHTML
7 5 (12.82%) SOAP
8 4 (10.26%) .NET
8 4 (10.26%) Gherkin
8 4 (10.26%) IBM Integration Bus
8 4 (10.26%) Node.js
8 4 (10.26%) XSLT
9 3 (7.69%) Ajax
9 3 (7.69%) JSTL
9 3 (7.69%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.13%) DataPower
3 1 (2.56%) AS400
3 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Linux
1 14 (35.90%) Unix
2 6 (15.38%) AIX
3 5 (12.82%) Solaris
3 5 (12.82%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) HPUX
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
4 5 (12.82%) BDD
4 5 (12.82%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.82%) Test Scripting
5 4 (10.26%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.26%) Coaching
5 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
5 4 (10.26%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
5 4 (10.26%) Migration
5 4 (10.26%) OO
5 4 (10.26%) RAD
5 4 (10.26%) SOA
5 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
5 4 (10.26%) System Testing
5 4 (10.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 23 (58.97%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 13 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.69%) Perl
4 3 (7.69%) PHP
4 3 (7.69%) Python
4 3 (7.69%) Ruby
5 2 (5.13%) C#
6 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
1 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (2.56%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 1 (2.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Oracle
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) hybris
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 5 (12.82%) SAP
6 3 (7.69%) ATG
6 3 (7.69%) Blue Martini
6 3 (7.69%) Elastic Path
6 3 (7.69%) Interwoven
6 3 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (2.56%) BMC
7 1 (2.56%) Dell
7 1 (2.56%) PTC
7 1 (2.56%) Siemens
7 1 (2.56%) Snow
7 1 (2.56%) Sun
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Rate: Competitive Daily Rate + Expenses
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