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 29 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 83 63 55
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 45 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.17% 2.76% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.36% 6.99% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 12
Median daily rate £450 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £350 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £480 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £31.44 £29.51
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +6.53%
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
476 644 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.95% 39.46% 42.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 396 255
Median daily rate £400 £375 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +19.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £525 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 25 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £33.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -55.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £11.77 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.55 £32.75 £150.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 16 (35.56%) Data Analysis
3 15 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 12 (26.67%) Data Governance
4 12 (26.67%) Data Quality
4 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (22.22%) Quality Management
6 10 (22.22%) Information Management
6 10 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
7 9 (20.00%) Data Management
7 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (20.00%) Degree
7 9 (20.00%) Star Schema
7 9 (20.00%) Cisco
7 9 (20.00%) Java
7 9 (20.00%) Unix
8 8 (17.78%) Windows
8 8 (17.78%) HP
8 8 (17.78%) VMware
8 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
8 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (17.78%) Time Management
8 8 (17.78%) Coaching
8 8 (17.78%) Data Structures
9 7 (15.56%) NetBackup
9 7 (15.56%) Oracle
10 6 (13.33%) EMC
10 6 (13.33%) Migration
10 6 (13.33%) Data Migration

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 3 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.22%) GlassFish
3 1 (2.22%) IBM Domino
3 1 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (2.22%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Maximo
2 1 (2.22%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.22%) Temenos T24
2 1 (2.22%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) FTP
2 4 (8.89%) BGP
2 4 (8.89%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (8.89%) EIGRP
2 4 (8.89%) OSPF
2 4 (8.89%) TACACS
3 3 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.67%) DMZ
3 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (6.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 3 (6.67%) WLAN
4 2 (4.44%) Internet
4 2 (4.44%) LAN
4 2 (4.44%) Network Security
4 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 2 (4.44%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) MPLS
5 1 (2.22%) NAS
5 1 (2.22%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (22.22%) IBM InfoSphere
3 9 (20.00%) Star Schema
4 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
5 4 (8.89%) SQL Server
6 3 (6.67%) MySQL
7 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
7 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (2.22%) Big Data
8 1 (2.22%) DB2
8 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.22%) Informix
8 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.33%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) Cucumber
2 5 (11.11%) JMeter
2 5 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 5 (11.11%) Maven
3 4 (8.89%) Gatling
3 4 (8.89%) SilkPerformer
3 4 (8.89%) SoapUI
3 4 (8.89%) The Grinder
3 4 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 4 (8.89%) VisualVM
3 4 (8.89%) YourKit
4 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (4.44%) Hudson
5 2 (4.44%) Subversion
6 1 (2.22%) JBehave
6 1 (2.22%) Rational Functional Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (2.22%) Selenium
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) Games
3 2 (4.44%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
1 12 (26.67%) Data Analyst
2 9 (20.00%) Data Modeller
3 8 (17.78%) Administrator
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Senior Data Modeller
5 4 (8.89%) Performance Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (6.67%) Maximo Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.44%) Design Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Performance Tester
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 5 (11.11%) Spring
2 4 (8.89%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.67%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.67%) Middleware
3 3 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (6.67%) Servlets
4 2 (4.44%) J2EE
4 2 (4.44%) LAMP
5 1 (2.22%) CGI
5 1 (2.22%) EJB
5 1 (2.22%) HTML
5 1 (2.22%) JMS
5 1 (2.22%) JSF
5 1 (2.22%) JSP
5 1 (2.22%) JTA
5 1 (2.22%) Struts
5 1 (2.22%) Web Services
5 1 (2.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Computer Science
1 8 (17.78%) Data Structures
2 5 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) DataPower
3 4 (8.89%) EMC VNX
3 4 (8.89%) Mainframe
3 4 (8.89%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (6.67%) iSeries
5 2 (4.44%) CLARiiON
5 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (4.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (4.44%) IBM XIV
5 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) AS400
6 1 (2.22%) Clustering
6 1 (2.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
6 1 (2.22%) Symmetrix
6 1 (2.22%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Unix
2 8 (17.78%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Linux
4 4 (8.89%) AIX
5 2 (4.44%) HPUX
5 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.44%) SUSE
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Data Analysis
2 15 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 12 (26.67%) Data Governance
3 12 (26.67%) Data Modelling
4 10 (22.22%) Information Management
4 10 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 9 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 9 (20.00%) Data Management
6 8 (17.78%) Coaching
6 8 (17.78%) Time Management
7 6 (13.33%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 6 (13.33%) Migration
8 5 (11.11%) People Management
9 3 (6.67%) High Availability
9 3 (6.67%) Network Design
9 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
9 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.67%) Test Scripting
10 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Java
2 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) C
3 4 (8.89%) CoffeeScript
3 4 (8.89%) Python
3 4 (8.89%) Ruby
3 4 (8.89%) Scala
3 4 (8.89%) SQL
3 4 (8.89%) VBA
3 4 (8.89%) VBScript
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) JCL
5 1 (2.22%) Perl
5 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.22%) RPG
5 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) CCNP
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.44%) CCDE
3 2 (4.44%) CCDP
3 2 (4.44%) CCIE
3 2 (4.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) CCSP
4 1 (2.22%) CISSP
4 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.67%) Data Quality
2 2 (4.44%) QA
3 1 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.44%) KVM
3 2 (4.44%) PowerHA
3 2 (4.44%) Xen
4 1 (2.22%) ACF2
4 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) Docker
4 1 (2.22%) RACF
4 1 (2.22%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (2.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) NetBackup
2 4 (8.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (8.89%) SCCM
2 4 (8.89%) SCOM
2 4 (8.89%) vRealize
3 3 (6.67%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (6.67%) OPNET
4 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.22%) Ansible
5 1 (2.22%) Cacti
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.22%) Graphite
5 1 (2.22%) Nagios
5 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.22%) Opsview
5 1 (2.22%) Puppet
5 1 (2.22%) Salt
5 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.22%) zSecure
Vendors
1 9 (20.00%) Cisco
2 8 (17.78%) HP
2 8 (17.78%) VMware
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) EMC
5 5 (11.11%) F5
5 5 (11.11%) Symantec
6 4 (8.89%) AppDynamics
6 4 (8.89%) Dynatrace
6 4 (8.89%) New Relic
7 3 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 3 (6.67%) BMC
7 3 (6.67%) Motorola
7 3 (6.67%) Splunk
7 3 (6.67%) TippingPoint
8 2 (4.44%) Dell
8 2 (4.44%) Informatica
8 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.44%) Veritas
9 1 (2.22%) Intel