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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 37 51 27
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -24
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 11 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.13% 1.73% 5.84%
As % of the Vendors category 6.16% 3.01% 11.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 9
Average daily rate £475 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
IBM
East of England

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
292 365 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 50.69% 57.48% 49.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 189 154
Average daily rate £413 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £225 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £594 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 23 13
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.66 £10.00 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.75 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
St Albans - 5 £550 - 1
Watford -1 4 - -
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 24 (46.15%) Oracle
2 22 (42.31%) Unix
3 21 (40.38%) Maximo
4 16 (30.77%) SOA
5 14 (26.92%) Windows
6 13 (25.00%) Java
6 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 13 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 12 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (23.08%) FTP
8 11 (21.15%) Asset Management
9 10 (19.23%) SQL
9 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 9 (17.31%) J2EE
10 9 (17.31%) DB2
10 9 (17.31%) Change Management
10 9 (17.31%) Advertising
11 8 (15.38%) VMware
11 8 (15.38%) SDLC
12 7 (13.46%) Amazon Redshift
12 7 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
12 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
12 7 (13.46%) SaaS
12 7 (13.46%) REST
12 7 (13.46%) SOAP
12 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
12 7 (13.46%) Tivoli
13 6 (11.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 12 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
3 5 (9.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (7.69%) MQSeries
4 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (3.85%) Drupal
5 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.92%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.92%) JBoss
6 1 (1.92%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 21 (40.38%) Maximo
2 5 (9.62%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.85%) Magento
3 2 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.92%) Cognos Planning
Cloud Services
1 13 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (13.46%) SaaS
3 6 (11.54%) IaaS
3 6 (11.54%) PaaS
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.92%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.08%) FTP
2 4 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (5.77%) LDAP
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.92%) PuTTY
4 1 (1.92%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) SSH
4 1 (1.92%) Telnet
4 1 (1.92%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) DB2
2 7 (13.46%) Amazon Redshift
2 7 (13.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (11.54%) GIS
3 6 (11.54%) RDBMS
3 6 (11.54%) Relational Database
4 5 (9.62%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (7.69%) DbVisualizer
6 2 (3.85%) MySQL
6 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (1.92%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.92%) Sybase IQ
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Ant
2 4 (7.69%) HP UFT
2 4 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.77%) ChangeMan
3 3 (5.77%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.77%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.77%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.92%) JIRA
5 1 (1.92%) Lombardi
5 1 (1.92%) Toad
General
1 9 (17.31%) Advertising
2 6 (11.54%) Retail
3 5 (9.62%) Finance
4 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
5 2 (3.85%) Marketing
5 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.92%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (34.62%) Architect
2 17 (32.69%) Solutions Architect
3 15 (28.85%) Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Operations Analyst
4 6 (11.54%) Tivoli Analyst
5 5 (9.62%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce Architect
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 4 (7.69%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Integration Architect
6 4 (7.69%) SQL Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Unix Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Applications Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Java Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.31%) J2EE
2 7 (13.46%) REST
2 7 (13.46%) SOAP
3 6 (11.54%) ISPF
3 6 (11.54%) Web Services
4 5 (9.62%) XML
5 4 (7.69%) Flash
5 4 (7.69%) HTML
6 2 (3.85%) .NET
6 2 (3.85%) Middleware
6 2 (3.85%) SailPoint
7 1 (1.92%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (1.92%) MSMQ
7 1 (1.92%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.46%) Data Protection Act
3 6 (11.54%) Data Integration
4 4 (7.69%) AS400
4 4 (7.69%) HACMP
4 4 (7.69%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.77%) iSeries
6 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.92%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.92%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 22 (42.31%) Unix
2 14 (26.92%) Windows
3 10 (19.23%) Linux
4 4 (7.69%) AIX
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) MVS
6 1 (1.92%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) SOA
2 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 13 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 11 (21.15%) Asset Management
4 9 (17.31%) Change Management
5 8 (15.38%) SDLC
6 7 (13.46%) Data Protection
7 6 (11.54%) ETL
7 6 (11.54%) Presales
8 5 (9.62%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.62%) ERP
9 4 (7.69%) Automated Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Data Architecture
9 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
9 4 (7.69%) System Testing
9 4 (7.69%) Workflow
10 3 (5.77%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.77%) Release Management
10 3 (5.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.77%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) Java
2 10 (19.23%) SQL
3 6 (11.54%) JCL
3 6 (11.54%) REXX
4 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
6 2 (3.85%) PHP
6 2 (3.85%) Python
6 2 (3.85%) Ruby
7 1 (1.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (1.92%) ACCA
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.77%) QA
System Software
1 6 (11.54%) Time Sharing Option
1 6 (11.54%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) PowerHA
3 2 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.92%) Docker
4 1 (1.92%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Tivoli
2 2 (3.85%) Ansible
2 2 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.85%) Puppet
2 2 (3.85%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (1.92%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.92%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) Oracle
2 8 (15.38%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) Citrix
3 6 (11.54%) ESRI
4 4 (7.69%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (5.77%) CA
5 3 (5.77%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (5.77%) hybris
6 1 (1.92%) ATG
6 1 (1.92%) Cognos
6 1 (1.92%) EMC
6 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) NetApp
6 1 (1.92%) Novell
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.92%) Sun
6 1 (1.92%) Sybase
Hertfordshire
Volt
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
JM
Posted: 6 days ago