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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Rank 68 62 64
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 27 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.61% 1.89% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 3.85% 5.84% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 12
Median daily rate £525 £555 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% +26.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £700 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £378
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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
467 462 440
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 41.85% 32.42% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 288 296
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £290 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £392 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.53% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 7
Median hourly rate £12.38 £15.50 £13.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.16% +11.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £9.74 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.62 £45.50 £15.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.32%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017, 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 10 (27.03%) Data Quality
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 8 (21.62%) Java
3 8 (21.62%) SAP
3 8 (21.62%) DB2
3 8 (21.62%) FTP
4 7 (18.92%) SQL
4 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
4 7 (18.92%) NetBackup
4 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.92%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (16.22%) EMC VNX
5 6 (16.22%) vRealize
5 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
5 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (16.22%) VMware
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco
5 6 (16.22%) EMC
6 5 (13.51%) Unix
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
6 5 (13.51%) JIRA
6 5 (13.51%) Information Governance
7 4 (10.81%) VCE vBlock
7 4 (10.81%) People Management
7 4 (10.81%) Microservices
7 4 (10.81%) SCCM

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 6 (16.22%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) Apache
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.11%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (8.11%) Confluence
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (2.70%) Temenos T24
1 1 (2.70%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) CloudBees
1 1 (2.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (21.62%) FTP
2 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) LDAP
3 2 (5.41%) BGP
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (5.41%) DMZ
3 2 (5.41%) EIGRP
3 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (5.41%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (5.41%) OSPF
3 2 (5.41%) WLAN
4 1 (2.70%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) DB2
2 7 (18.92%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) DataStage
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (13.51%) JIRA
2 4 (10.81%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) JMeter
2 4 (10.81%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (8.11%) git-flow
3 3 (8.11%) IntelliJ
4 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.70%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.70%) Hudson
5 1 (2.70%) JBehave
5 1 (2.70%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (2.70%) MSTest
5 1 (2.70%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
5 1 (2.70%) VersionOne
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Billing
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
4 2 (5.41%) Law
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Administrator
1 7 (18.92%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Data Consultant
2 6 (16.22%) Data Quality Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 5 (13.51%) Team Leader
4 4 (10.81%) Data Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (8.11%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 3 (8.11%) Server Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) Data Quality Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) JMS
1 4 (10.81%) Spring
2 3 (8.11%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) Spring Boot
3 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 2 (5.41%) ISPF
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) XML
4 1 (2.70%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.70%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (2.70%) Java EE
4 1 (2.70%) JPA
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.70%) PhoneGap
4 1 (2.70%) RESTful
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (2.70%) Struts2
4 1 (2.70%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (16.22%) EMC VNX
2 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
3 4 (10.81%) iSeries
3 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.81%) VCE vBlock
4 3 (8.11%) DataPower
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
5 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.41%) Tandem
6 1 (2.70%) AS400
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.70%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Unix
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
3 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (18.92%) Data Modelling
2 5 (13.51%) Information Governance
2 5 (13.51%) Scrum
3 4 (10.81%) ETL
3 4 (10.81%) Kanban
3 4 (10.81%) Microservices
3 4 (10.81%) People Management
3 4 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 3 (8.11%) BDD
4 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Management
4 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) TDD
4 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Data Cleansing
5 2 (5.41%) Data Governance
5 2 (5.41%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (5.41%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) JCL
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) CCNP
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
1 6 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (5.41%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.41%) vSphere
3 1 (2.70%) ACF2
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) RACF
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) NetBackup
2 6 (16.22%) vRealize
3 4 (10.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (10.81%) SCCM
3 4 (10.81%) SCOM
4 2 (5.41%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (5.41%) OPNET
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.70%) zSecure
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco
2 6 (16.22%) EMC
2 6 (16.22%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) Symantec
4 3 (8.11%) HP
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
5 2 (5.41%) BMC
5 2 (5.41%) F5
5 2 (5.41%) Informatica
5 2 (5.41%) Kony
5 2 (5.41%) Motorola
5 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
5 2 (5.41%) Splunk
5 2 (5.41%) Temenos
5 2 (5.41%) TippingPoint
5 2 (5.41%) Veritas
6 1 (2.70%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (2.70%) Polycom