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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 16 9 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM 6 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 5.94% 12.68% 6.32%
As % of the Vendors category 17.14% 29.03% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 2
Average daily rate £402 £438 £412
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.11% +6.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £390 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £463 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +100.00%
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
35 31 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 34.65% 43.66% 27.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 10
Average daily rate £413 £406 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +10.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £294 £334
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £48.75 -
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 Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 5 (71.43%) Java
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) JBoss
2 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
2 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 3 (42.86%) DB2
3 3 (42.86%) COBOL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Web Services
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) XSD
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) Unix
4 2 (28.57%) AIX
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (28.57%) EJB
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) Servlets
4 2 (28.57%) Apache
4 2 (28.57%) RUP
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) ClearCase

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) WebLogic
1 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) CICS
2 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (28.57%) iPlanet
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 2 (28.57%) Introscope
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) SoapUI
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Applications Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Business Process Designer
2 1 (14.29%) DB2 Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
2 1 (14.29%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) EJB
2 2 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
2 2 (28.57%) JMS
2 2 (28.57%) JSP
2 2 (28.57%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
2 2 (28.57%) Struts
2 2 (28.57%) WSDL
2 2 (28.57%) XML
2 2 (28.57%) XSD
3 1 (14.29%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 2 (28.57%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Automated Testing
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
1 2 (28.57%) CMMI
1 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
1 2 (28.57%) RUP
1 2 (28.57%) SDLC
1 2 (28.57%) Service Management
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 1 (14.29%) B2B
2 1 (14.29%) BPMN
2 1 (14.29%) OO
2 1 (14.29%) OOP
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) COBOL
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Assembly Language
3 2 (28.57%) Jython
3 2 (28.57%) Korn
3 2 (28.57%) Perl
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (28.57%) Chordiant
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
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