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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 68 64 35
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -29
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 17 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.48% 1.78% 4.79%
As % of the Vendors category 3.75% 4.30% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 18
Average daily rate
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£429 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.91% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £290 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £420 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.18%
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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
427 395 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 39.54% 41.27% 46.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 227 183
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 18
Average hourly rate £12.50 £14.50 £10.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.00 £111.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.22 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+4.36% -13.15%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 18 (39.13%) Windows
3 17 (36.96%) Oracle
4 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
5 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
6 13 (28.26%) VMware
6 13 (28.26%) VMware ESX
6 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (26.09%) Finance
7 12 (26.09%) SCCM
8 11 (23.91%) SCOM
8 11 (23.91%) WebSphere
8 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (23.91%) NetBackup
8 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
8 11 (23.91%) EMC
8 11 (23.91%) Symantec
8 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (23.91%) NAS
8 11 (23.91%) vSphere
8 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (19.57%) IIS
9 9 (19.57%) UNIX
9 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
9 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
10 8 (17.39%) SQL
10 8 (17.39%) Internet
11 7 (15.22%) Lotus

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 11 (23.91%) WebSphere
1 11 (23.91%) MS Exchange
1 11 (23.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (19.57%) IIS
3 7 (15.22%) Lotus Domino
4 6 (13.04%) JBoss
5 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
5 5 (10.87%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
7 3 (6.52%) Apache
8 2 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (2.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) NAS
2 8 (17.39%) Internet
3 4 (8.70%) DNS
3 4 (8.70%) DHCP
4 3 (6.52%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (23.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (13.04%) DB2
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.17%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Subversion
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.35%) ClearQuest
2 2 (4.35%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (26.09%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Retail
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.17%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (17.39%) Administrator
2 7 (15.22%) Developer
2 7 (15.22%) Consultant
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Administrator
3 4 (8.70%) Software Licensing Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Software Manager
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Leader
4 3 (6.52%) Software Consultant
4 3 (6.52%) Java Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Software Licensing Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Designer
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.70%) Ajax
1 4 (8.70%) HTML
1 4 (8.70%) J2EE
1 4 (8.70%) Web Services
2 3 (6.52%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) Dojo
3 2 (4.35%) JSP
3 2 (4.35%) XML
3 2 (4.35%) XSLT
4 1 (2.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.17%) Middleware
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) JDBC
4 1 (2.17%) Java EE
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) Mainframe
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.17%) NHS
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) IVR
3 1 (2.17%) Clustering
3 1 (2.17%) DataPower
3 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 18 (39.13%) Windows
2 9 (19.57%) UNIX
3 7 (15.22%) Linux
4 4 (8.70%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.35%) CentOS
6 2 (4.35%) Solaris
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (19.57%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.22%) Asset Management
4 6 (13.04%) ITIL
4 6 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (10.87%) Capacity Management
5 5 (10.87%) Software Licensing
6 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.70%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.52%) SOA
7 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.52%) Performance Testing
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (4.35%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.35%) Workflow
8 2 (4.35%) Workflow Management
8 2 (4.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Java
2 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.52%) Ruby
3 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) COBOL
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (6.52%) MCSE
1 3 (6.52%) MCSA
2 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (30.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware ESX
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.91%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) SCCM
2 11 (23.91%) SCOM
2 11 (23.91%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.52%) CA SiteMinder
3 3 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.35%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 17 (36.96%) Oracle
3 13 (28.26%) VMware
4 11 (23.91%) EMC
4 11 (23.91%) Symantec
5 7 (15.22%) Lotus
5 7 (15.22%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) hybris
6 4 (8.70%) ATG
7 3 (6.52%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.52%) NetApp
8 1 (2.17%) Fujitsu
8 1 (2.17%) Actimize
8 1 (2.17%) Perforce
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