The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 3 May 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.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 58 34 32
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -2
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.65% 0.83% 1.49%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 1.96% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £434 £488 £494
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.97% -1.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +53.84%
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 Kent region.

Vendors Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
189 102 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 41.18% 42.32% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 48 52
Median daily rate £330 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £190 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £526
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Kent

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Kent region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells - 1 - - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 4 (40.00%) Cognos
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) JSP
4 3 (30.00%) .NET
4 3 (30.00%) J2EE
4 3 (30.00%) DataStage
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Informatica
5 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (20.00%) FileNet
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (20.00%) Maximo
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (20.00%) VBScript
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (20.00%) DTS
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (20.00%) FileNet
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Bluemix
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (30.00%) DataStage
3 2 (20.00%) DTS
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) DBA
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) Production DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Maximo Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Senior DBA
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior DB2 DBA
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Oracle Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) .NET
1 3 (30.00%) J2EE
1 3 (30.00%) JSP
2 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (10.00%) JDBC
3 1 (10.00%) JSON
3 1 (10.00%) Servlets
3 1 (10.00%) Spring
3 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 2 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) AOP
3 1 (10.00%) Case Management
3 1 (10.00%) Content Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) EAI
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (10.00%) OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
3 1 (10.00%) Process Management
3 1 (10.00%) RUP
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) UML
3 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Java
2 4 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (10.00%) AspectJ
4 1 (10.00%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Cognos
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Informatica
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Netezza
3 1 (10.00%) Pega
3 1 (10.00%) Vignette
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