The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 96 76 56
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -20
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.74% 1.98% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 2.16% 4.66% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 14
Median daily rate £325 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £375 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -10.17%
IBM
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 729 448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.28% 42.38% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 477 275
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £270 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 23 10
Median hourly rate £12.25 £19.03 £15.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.62% +25.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.40 £9.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £37.04 £120.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for IBM.

1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 14 (31.82%) Data Analysis
2 14 (31.82%) Data Mapping
3 10 (22.73%) Quality Management
3 10 (22.73%) Windows
3 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
3 10 (22.73%) Information Management
3 10 (22.73%) Data Governance
3 10 (22.73%) Data Quality
3 10 (22.73%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (20.45%) Data Management
4 9 (20.45%) Business Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Degree
4 9 (20.45%) Unix
4 9 (20.45%) Star Schema
4 9 (20.45%) Cisco
5 8 (18.18%) VMware
5 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
5 8 (18.18%) Time Management
5 8 (18.18%) Data Structures
5 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (18.18%) Coaching
6 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
6 7 (15.91%) F5
6 7 (15.91%) Migration
6 7 (15.91%) HP
6 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 7 (15.91%) Oracle
7 6 (13.64%) Java

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 4 (9.09%) Apache
2 2 (4.55%) IBM Domino
2 2 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.55%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Maximo
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) BGP
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
1 4 (9.09%) EIGRP
1 4 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 4 (9.09%) Firewall
1 4 (9.09%) FTP
1 4 (9.09%) OSPF
1 4 (9.09%) TACACS
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (6.82%) DMZ
2 3 (6.82%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (6.82%) LAN
2 3 (6.82%) SAN
2 3 (6.82%) WAN
2 3 (6.82%) WLAN
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) MPLS
3 2 (4.55%) Network Security
4 1 (2.27%) DMVPN
4 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (22.73%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (20.45%) Star Schema
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.82%) MySQL
5 2 (4.55%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) Big Data
6 1 (2.27%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.27%) Informix
6 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) JIRA
3 4 (9.09%) Cucumber
3 4 (9.09%) Gatling
3 4 (9.09%) JMeter
3 4 (9.09%) LoadRunner
3 4 (9.09%) Maven
3 4 (9.09%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
3 4 (9.09%) The Grinder
3 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.09%) VisualVM
3 4 (9.09%) YourKit
4 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
5 1 (2.27%) Hudson
5 1 (2.27%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.27%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 17 (38.64%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 2 (4.55%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (29.55%) Analyst
2 10 (22.73%) Data Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Data Modeller
4 8 (18.18%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (15.91%) Senior Data Modeller
6 6 (13.64%) Administrator
7 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Maximo Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
9 2 (4.55%) Design Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) LAN Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) LAN/WAN Administrator
9 2 (4.55%) Performance Tester
9 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
9 2 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) Middleware
2 4 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 4 (9.09%) Hibernate
2 4 (9.09%) Spring
3 3 (6.82%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (4.55%) LAMP
4 2 (4.55%) Servlets
5 1 (2.27%) CGI
5 1 (2.27%) ISPF
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
1 8 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 7 (15.91%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.09%) iSeries
3 4 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.82%) DataPower
4 3 (6.82%) EMC VNX
4 3 (6.82%) VCE vBlock
5 2 (4.55%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.55%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (4.55%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.27%) AS400
6 1 (2.27%) Clustering
6 1 (2.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.27%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Unix
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 4 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (4.55%) HPUX
5 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.55%) SUSE
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Data Analysis
1 14 (31.82%) Data Mapping
2 10 (22.73%) Data Governance
2 10 (22.73%) Data Modelling
2 10 (22.73%) Information Management
2 10 (22.73%) Quality Management
3 9 (20.45%) Business Analysis
3 9 (20.45%) Data Management
4 8 (18.18%) Coaching
4 8 (18.18%) Time Management
5 7 (15.91%) Migration
6 6 (13.64%) Data Migration
7 5 (11.36%) People Management
8 4 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (6.82%) High Availability
9 3 (6.82%) Network Design
9 3 (6.82%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.82%) Project Management
9 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.82%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Java
1 6 (13.64%) VBScript
2 5 (11.36%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.09%) C
3 4 (9.09%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (9.09%) Python
3 4 (9.09%) Ruby
3 4 (9.09%) Scala
3 4 (9.09%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) VBA
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
4 2 (4.55%) VB
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) JCL
5 1 (2.27%) Perl
5 1 (2.27%) RPG
5 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) CCNP
2 6 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.55%) CCDE
3 2 (4.55%) CCDP
3 2 (4.55%) CCIE
3 2 (4.55%) CCNA
3 2 (4.55%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CCSP
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.55%) KVM
3 2 (4.55%) PowerHA
3 2 (4.55%) Xen
4 1 (2.27%) ACF2
4 1 (2.27%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.27%) Docker
4 1 (2.27%) RACF
4 1 (2.27%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 1 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 3 (6.82%) HP UCMDB
2 3 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (6.82%) OPNET
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
2 3 (6.82%) vRealize
3 1 (2.27%) Ansible
3 1 (2.27%) Cacti
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.27%) Graphite
3 1 (2.27%) Nagios
3 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.27%) Opsview
3 1 (2.27%) Puppet
3 1 (2.27%) Salt
3 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.27%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Cisco
2 8 (18.18%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) F5
3 7 (15.91%) HP
3 7 (15.91%) Oracle
4 5 (11.36%) EMC
5 4 (9.09%) AppDynamics
5 4 (9.09%) Dynatrace
5 4 (9.09%) New Relic
5 4 (9.09%) Symantec
6 3 (6.82%) Blue Coat
6 3 (6.82%) BMC
6 3 (6.82%) IBM Sterling
6 3 (6.82%) Motorola
6 3 (6.82%) Splunk
6 3 (6.82%) TippingPoint
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Intel
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) Veritas