The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank - 15 19
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford - 4.65% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category - 11.43% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 1
Median daily rate - £575 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.77%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
IBM
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
30 35 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 41.67% 40.70% 38.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 15
Median daily rate £425 £400 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +49.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £365 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) IBM Mainframe
2 7 (63.64%) DB2
2 7 (63.64%) COBOL
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Mainframe
3 5 (45.45%) PMI
3 5 (45.45%) PMI Certification
3 5 (45.45%) CICS
3 5 (45.45%) Assembly Language
3 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
3 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 5 (45.45%) CMMI
3 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) J2EE
3 5 (45.45%) Oracle
3 5 (45.45%) JBoss
3 5 (45.45%) RUP
3 5 (45.45%) ClearCase
3 5 (45.45%) JMS
3 5 (45.45%) Chordiant
3 5 (45.45%) WSDL
3 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
3 5 (45.45%) EJB
3 5 (45.45%) JSP
3 5 (45.45%) Servlets
3 5 (45.45%) Struts
3 5 (45.45%) Web Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 5 (45.45%) CICS
1 5 (45.45%) JBoss
1 5 (45.45%) WebLogic
1 5 (45.45%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) DB2
2 2 (18.18%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) ClearCase
1 5 (45.45%) Subversion
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Architect
1 2 (18.18%) DB2 Administrator
1 2 (18.18%) GIS Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) DB2 DBA
2 1 (9.09%) DBA
2 1 (9.09%) Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Architect
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) EJB
1 5 (45.45%) Hibernate
1 5 (45.45%) J2EE
1 5 (45.45%) JMS
1 5 (45.45%) JSP
1 5 (45.45%) Servlets
1 5 (45.45%) Struts
1 5 (45.45%) Web Services
1 5 (45.45%) WSDL
1 5 (45.45%) XML
1 5 (45.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) IBM Mainframe
1 7 (63.64%) Mainframe
2 5 (45.45%) PMI
3 2 (18.18%) Cryptography
3 2 (18.18%) Tandem
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Automated Testing
1 5 (45.45%) BDD
1 5 (45.45%) CMMI
1 5 (45.45%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE
1 5 (45.45%) PRINCE2
1 5 (45.45%) Project Management
1 5 (45.45%) RUP
1 5 (45.45%) SDLC
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) B2B
2 2 (18.18%) Risk Management
2 2 (18.18%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) COBOL
1 7 (63.64%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) Assembly Language
2 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
2 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) PMI Certification
2 3 (27.27%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Chordiant
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle
2 3 (27.27%) Sun
3 2 (18.18%) IBM Sterling