The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 56 54 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing IBM 26 10 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.22% 1.31% 2.41%
As % of the Vendors category 4.82% 3.38% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 10
Average daily rate £356 £413 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £298 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £475 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
Vendors Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
539 296 422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 45.95% 38.69% 46.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 139 218
Average daily rate £350 £310 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 13 22
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% +18.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £10.32 £11.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £35.50 £21.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
IBM
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 (61.54%) Oracle
2 13 (33.33%) DB2
3 12 (30.77%) SQL
4 11 (28.21%) UNIX
4 11 (28.21%) SOA
4 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
4 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
5 10 (25.64%) HP
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle Forms
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle9i Database
5 10 (25.64%) COBOL
5 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
5 10 (25.64%) Perforce
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle ADF
5 10 (25.64%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (23.08%) Finance
7 8 (20.51%) VMware
7 8 (20.51%) Data Management
7 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
7 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
7 8 (20.51%) Cisco
8 7 (17.95%) NetApp
8 7 (17.95%) EMC
8 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.95%) VPN
8 7 (17.95%) MPLS
8 7 (17.95%) MySQL
8 7 (17.95%) Windows
8 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
2 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (17.95%) Lync
3 5 (12.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (12.82%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.13%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.13%) FileNet
4 2 (5.13%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (5.13%) CICS
5 1 (2.56%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.56%) TeamSite
5 1 (2.56%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (7.69%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
1 7 (17.95%) VPN
1 7 (17.95%) MPLS
1 7 (17.95%) Wireless
1 7 (17.95%) IPsec
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 3 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (5.13%) 2G
3 2 (5.13%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) FTP
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) DB2
2 11 (28.21%) Oracle Database
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle Reports
3 10 (25.64%) Oracle9i Database
4 8 (20.51%) SQL Server
5 7 (17.95%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (7.69%) Maven
3 1 (2.56%) ClearCase
3 1 (2.56%) ClearQuest
General
1 9 (23.08%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Project Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) SAP EDI Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Programmer
5 2 (5.13%) Programmer
5 2 (5.13%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Server Support
6 1 (2.56%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Oracle ADF
2 7 (17.95%) XMPP
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) EDI
5 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (5.13%) Middleware
6 1 (2.56%) COM
6 1 (2.56%) JSP
6 1 (2.56%) Struts
6 1 (2.56%) J2EE
6 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.13%) Mainframe
1 2 (5.13%) FMCG
2 1 (2.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (28.21%) UNIX
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
3 3 (7.69%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.13%) zOS
4 2 (5.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) SOA
2 8 (20.51%) Data Management
3 7 (17.95%) Master Data Management
3 7 (17.95%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (7.69%) ITIL
4 3 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 3 (7.69%) Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.13%) E-business
5 2 (5.13%) Process Management
5 2 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.56%) RUP
6 1 (2.56%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.56%) ETL
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 10 (25.64%) COBOL
2 10 (25.64%) PL/SQL
3 3 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) Xen
1 7 (17.95%) Hyper-V
1 7 (17.95%) vSphere
1 7 (17.95%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOrch
3 1 (2.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Oracle
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) HP
3 10 (25.64%) Perforce
4 8 (20.51%) VMware
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) NetApp
5 7 (17.95%) EMC
6 5 (12.82%) Sun
7 3 (7.69%) SAP
7 3 (7.69%) MKS
8 2 (5.13%) Citrix
8 2 (5.13%) Siebel
9 1 (2.56%) BMC
9 1 (2.56%) CA
9 1 (2.56%) CommVault
9 1 (2.56%) Informatica
9 1 (2.56%) Lotus
9 1 (2.56%) Pega
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