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 1 March 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Rank 76 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.20% 1.45% 1.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.23% 4.25% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 13 12
Median daily rate £490 £360 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.11% -15.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.43% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +24.28%

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
402 471 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 37.02% 34.18% 39.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 317 295
Median daily rate £375 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £301 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 5
Median hourly rate £14.20 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

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
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 1 March 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 9 (27.27%) Java
1 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 8 (24.24%) SAP
2 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
3 7 (21.21%) IBM InfoSphere
3 7 (21.21%) DB2
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.18%) Finance
4 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
4 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) JMS
5 5 (15.15%) Information Governance
5 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
5 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
5 5 (15.15%) Windows
5 5 (15.15%) LDAP
5 5 (15.15%) Mainframe
5 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
5 5 (15.15%) FTP
5 5 (15.15%) HTTP
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
5 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
5 5 (15.15%) JIRA
6 4 (12.12%) Spring
6 4 (12.12%) Maven
6 4 (12.12%) JMeter
6 4 (12.12%) ETL
6 4 (12.12%) Apache
6 4 (12.12%) J2EE
6 4 (12.12%) Unix

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 9 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 6 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (12.12%) Apache
4 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (9.09%) Confluence
5 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (3.03%) CMS
5 1 (3.03%) GlassFish
5 1 (3.03%) JBoss
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (3.03%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) FLEXCUBE
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (3.03%) Temenos T24
1 1 (3.03%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) CloudBees
1 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) FTP
1 5 (15.15%) HTTP
1 5 (15.15%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) BGP
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (6.06%) DMVPN
2 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
2 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (6.06%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) IOS XR
2 2 (6.06%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) DB2
1 7 (21.21%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (9.09%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.03%) DataStage
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.12%) JMeter
2 4 (12.12%) Maven
3 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.09%) git-flow
3 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
4 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (6.06%) Selenium
5 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
5 1 (3.03%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
5 1 (3.03%) Hudson
5 1 (3.03%) JBehave
5 1 (3.03%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.03%) MSTest
5 1 (3.03%) Rational Functional Tester
5 1 (3.03%) Rational Performance Tester
5 1 (3.03%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
3 2 (6.06%) Law
4 1 (3.03%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Administrator
1 7 (21.21%) Developer
2 6 (18.18%) Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Data Consultant
2 6 (18.18%) Data Quality Consultant
3 5 (15.15%) Server Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) SAP Technical Consultant
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (6.06%) Quality Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) JMS
2 4 (12.12%) J2EE
2 4 (12.12%) Spring
3 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (9.09%) Spring Boot
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 2 (6.06%) ISPF
4 2 (6.06%) Web Services
4 2 (6.06%) XML
5 1 (3.03%) CSS
5 1 (3.03%) EJB
5 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
5 1 (3.03%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (3.03%) Java EE
5 1 (3.03%) JSP
5 1 (3.03%) Middleware
5 1 (3.03%) Servlets
5 1 (3.03%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (3.03%) Struts
5 1 (3.03%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
1 5 (15.15%) Mainframe
2 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) DataPower
3 3 (9.09%) EMC VNX
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) iSeries
4 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.06%) Tandem
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) User Experience
5 1 (3.03%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.15%) Windows
2 4 (12.12%) Unix
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
3 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
3 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
2 5 (15.15%) Information Governance
2 5 (15.15%) Scrum
3 4 (12.12%) ETL
3 4 (12.12%) Kanban
3 4 (12.12%) Microservices
4 3 (9.09%) BDD
4 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.09%) TDD
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) People Management
5 2 (6.06%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.06%) Service Management
6 1 (3.03%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (3.03%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 9 (27.27%) Java
2 6 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) JCL
4 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) CCNP
1 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 2 (6.06%) Time Sharing Option
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) RACF
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.09%) vRealize
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
3 2 (6.06%) HP UCMDB
3 2 (6.06%) OPNET
3 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (6.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.03%) SCCM
4 1 (3.03%) SCOM
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) zSecure
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) SAP
2 3 (9.09%) Cisco
2 3 (9.09%) EMC
2 3 (9.09%) HP
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle
2 3 (9.09%) VMware
3 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
3 2 (6.06%) BMC
3 2 (6.06%) F5
3 2 (6.06%) Fortinet
3 2 (6.06%) Kony
3 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.06%) Motorola
3 2 (6.06%) MuleSoft
3 2 (6.06%) Splunk
3 2 (6.06%) Temenos
3 2 (6.06%) TippingPoint
3 2 (6.06%) Veritas
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) Calypso