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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 76 78 63
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing IBM 29 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.95% 1.68% 2.09%
As % of the Vendors category 5.44% 3.94% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 17
Median daily rate £395 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £372 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £468 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £414 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.32% +3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
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
533 660 461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 35.82% 42.69% 40.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 442 305
Median daily rate £400 £350 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £240 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £435 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 12
Median hourly rate £18.75 £18.75 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.10 £9.74 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.75 £18.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.46 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.83% +8.58%

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 June 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 June 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 (37.25%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Data Analysis
3 17 (33.33%) Data Mapping
4 16 (31.37%) Oracle
5 15 (29.41%) Windows
6 14 (27.45%) Unix
6 14 (27.45%) Data Modelling
6 14 (27.45%) Java
6 14 (27.45%) Quality Management
6 14 (27.45%) Information Management
6 14 (27.45%) Data Governance
6 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
6 14 (27.45%) IBM InfoSphere
7 13 (25.49%) Data Management
7 13 (25.49%) Business Analysis
8 12 (23.53%) Linux
8 12 (23.53%) Data Structures
9 11 (21.57%) Degree
10 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
10 10 (19.61%) VMware
10 10 (19.61%) Middleware
10 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (17.65%) Star Schema
11 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (17.65%) Time Management
11 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
12 8 (15.69%) AIX
12 8 (15.69%) MySQL
12 8 (15.69%) Firewall
12 8 (15.69%) Coaching

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 (11.76%) Tomcat
1 6 (11.76%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.80%) Apache
3 4 (7.84%) CloudStack
3 4 (7.84%) JBoss
3 4 (7.84%) OpenStack
3 4 (7.84%) SAS
4 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.96%) IBM Domino
Business Applications
1 4 (7.84%) Maximo
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.69%) Firewall
2 7 (13.73%) LAN
2 7 (13.73%) WAN
3 6 (11.76%) Network Security
4 4 (7.84%) TACACS
5 3 (5.88%) Internet
5 3 (5.88%) SAN
6 2 (3.92%) BGP
6 2 (3.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (3.92%) EIGRP
6 2 (3.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 2 (3.92%) MPLS
6 2 (3.92%) OSPF
7 1 (1.96%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.96%) DMZ
7 1 (1.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (1.96%) NAS
7 1 (1.96%) VLAN
7 1 (1.96%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (27.45%) IBM InfoSphere
2 10 (19.61%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (17.65%) Star Schema
4 8 (15.69%) MySQL
5 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
6 5 (9.80%) DB2
6 5 (9.80%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (7.84%) Oracle Database
8 3 (5.88%) Data Mining
9 2 (3.92%) Informix
10 1 (1.96%) Big Data
10 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.76%) Subversion
3 5 (9.80%) JIRA
3 5 (9.80%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (7.84%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.84%) ERwin
4 4 (7.84%) Gatling
4 4 (7.84%) JMeter
4 4 (7.84%) LoadRunner
4 4 (7.84%) Maven
4 4 (7.84%) SilkPerformer
4 4 (7.84%) SoapUI
4 4 (7.84%) The Grinder
4 4 (7.84%) Visual Studio
4 4 (7.84%) VisualVM
4 4 (7.84%) YourKit
5 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) Hudson
6 1 (1.96%) SonarQube
General
1 19 (37.25%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Games
2 3 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Banking
3 2 (3.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 17 (33.33%) Analyst
2 11 (21.57%) Data Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Senior Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Data Modeller
5 7 (13.73%) Administrator
5 7 (13.73%) Senior Data Modeller
6 5 (9.80%) Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
7 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Performance Engineer
8 3 (5.88%) Applications Support
8 3 (5.88%) Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Java Programmer
8 3 (5.88%) Maximo Consultant
8 3 (5.88%) Programmer
8 3 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) LAN/WAN Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.92%) Virtualisation Administrator
9 2 (3.92%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (19.61%) Middleware
2 7 (13.73%) ActiveMQ
2 7 (13.73%) RabbitMQ
3 6 (11.76%) Servlets
4 4 (7.84%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.84%) Hibernate
4 4 (7.84%) Spring
4 4 (7.84%) XML
5 2 (3.92%) LAMP
6 1 (1.96%) CGI
6 1 (1.96%) ISPF
6 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Structures
2 9 (17.65%) Computer Science
3 8 (15.69%) Data Centre
4 4 (7.84%) Virtual Team
5 3 (5.88%) IBM XIV
5 3 (5.88%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.92%) CLARiiON
6 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (3.92%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (3.92%) iSeries
7 1 (1.96%) Clustering
7 1 (1.96%) DataPower
7 1 (1.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.96%) Symmetrix
7 1 (1.96%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 14 (27.45%) Unix
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 8 (15.69%) AIX
5 6 (11.76%) HPUX
5 6 (11.76%) SUSE
6 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Data Analysis
2 17 (33.33%) Data Mapping
3 14 (27.45%) Data Governance
3 14 (27.45%) Data Modelling
3 14 (27.45%) Information Management
3 14 (27.45%) Quality Management
4 13 (25.49%) Business Analysis
4 13 (25.49%) Data Management
5 9 (17.65%) Time Management
6 8 (15.69%) Coaching
7 6 (11.76%) Migration
8 5 (9.80%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.84%) Analytics
9 4 (7.84%) Data Cleansing
10 3 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.88%) Data Analytics
10 3 (5.88%) DevOps
10 3 (5.88%) High Availability
10 3 (5.88%) People Management
10 3 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 14 (27.45%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) VBScript
3 5 (9.80%) C
3 5 (9.80%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.80%) Python
3 5 (9.80%) Ruby
4 4 (7.84%) CoffeeScript
4 4 (7.84%) Scala
4 4 (7.84%) SQL
4 4 (7.84%) VBA
5 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.92%) Perl
5 2 (3.92%) PHP
5 2 (3.92%) VB
6 1 (1.96%) C++
6 1 (1.96%) JCL
6 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) CCNP
2 4 (7.84%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (3.92%) CCDE
3 2 (3.92%) CCIE
3 2 (3.92%) CCNA
3 2 (3.92%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.96%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.96%) CCDP
4 1 (1.96%) CCSP
4 1 (1.96%) CISSP
4 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (27.45%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.92%) QA
3 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.76%) KVM
2 6 (11.76%) Xen
3 5 (9.80%) vSphere
4 2 (3.92%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.96%) ACF2
5 1 (1.96%) Docker
5 1 (1.96%) RACF
5 1 (1.96%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.96%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (1.96%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (3.92%) Cacti
2 2 (3.92%) Graphite
2 2 (3.92%) Nagios
2 2 (3.92%) NetBackup
2 2 (3.92%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.92%) Opsview
2 2 (3.92%) Puppet
2 2 (3.92%) Salt
3 1 (1.96%) Ansible
3 1 (1.96%) Grafana
3 1 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (1.96%) OPNET
3 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (1.96%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.96%) zSecure
Vendors
1 16 (31.37%) Oracle
2 10 (19.61%) VMware
3 7 (13.73%) HP
4 6 (11.76%) F5
5 5 (9.80%) Cisco
5 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
6 4 (7.84%) AppDynamics
6 4 (7.84%) DataFlux
6 4 (7.84%) Dynatrace
6 4 (7.84%) New Relic
7 3 (5.88%) IBM Sterling
7 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) EMC
8 2 (3.92%) NetApp
8 2 (3.92%) Riverbed
8 2 (3.92%) Veritas
9 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.96%) Splunk
9 1 (1.96%) TippingPoint