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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 68 62 56
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -6
Contract jobs citing IBM 30 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.03% 1.79% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.95% 4.62% 4.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 8
Average daily rate £461 £428 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +42.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £370 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £460 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
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
504 433 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 34.15% 38.76% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 297 237
Average daily rate £408 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.19% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £455 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 4 9
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.50 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.65 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £15.50 £17.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 19 (28.36%) Java
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) SQL
3 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
4 14 (20.90%) XML
5 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
5 13 (19.40%) DB2
5 13 (19.40%) JMeter
5 13 (19.40%) QA
6 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (14.93%) Analytics
7 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
8 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
8 9 (13.43%) JBoss
8 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
8 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
9 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
9 8 (11.94%) J2EE
9 8 (11.94%) Selenium
9 8 (11.94%) Maven
10 7 (10.45%) Ruby
10 7 (10.45%) JIRA
10 7 (10.45%) Operations Management
10 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
10 7 (10.45%) hybris
10 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
10 7 (10.45%) HTML
10 7 (10.45%) JUnit

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (23.88%) WebSphere
2 9 (13.43%) JBoss
2 9 (13.43%) Tomcat
3 8 (11.94%) WebLogic
4 7 (10.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (5.97%) IBM Domino
5 4 (5.97%) SAS
6 2 (2.99%) CloudStack
6 2 (2.99%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.45%) HTTP
2 5 (7.46%) SAN
3 4 (5.97%) Firewall
3 4 (5.97%) LAN
3 4 (5.97%) WAN
4 2 (2.99%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (1.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.49%) MPLS
5 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) DB2
2 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.97%) IBM InfoSphere
4 3 (4.48%) Data Mining
4 3 (4.48%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.99%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.49%) Informix
6 1 (1.49%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.49%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) JMeter
2 10 (14.93%) Git (software)
3 8 (11.94%) Maven
3 8 (11.94%) Selenium
4 7 (10.45%) Cucumber
4 7 (10.45%) Eclipse
4 7 (10.45%) JIRA
4 7 (10.45%) JUnit
5 6 (8.96%) Gatling
5 6 (8.96%) LoadRunner
5 6 (8.96%) SilkPerformer
5 6 (8.96%) SoapUI
5 6 (8.96%) The Grinder
5 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
5 6 (8.96%) VisualVM
5 6 (8.96%) YourKit
6 4 (5.97%) ERwin
6 4 (5.97%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.99%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (2.99%) Subversion
General
1 19 (28.36%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Banking
3 3 (4.48%) Games
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
4 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 14 (20.90%) Developer
3 8 (11.94%) WebSphere Developer
4 7 (10.45%) E-Commerce Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
5 6 (8.96%) Applications Support
5 6 (8.96%) Applications Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Consultant
5 6 (8.96%) Java Programmer
5 6 (8.96%) Performance Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Performance Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Performance Test Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Programmer
5 6 (8.96%) QA Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) QA Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) QA Test Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) QA Test Engineer
5 6 (8.96%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Test Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) XML
2 8 (11.94%) J2EE
3 7 (10.45%) HTML
4 6 (8.96%) AngularJS
4 6 (8.96%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.96%) Spring
5 5 (7.46%) Middleware
6 2 (2.99%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (2.99%) Servlets
7 1 (1.49%) Java EE
7 1 (1.49%) JSON
7 1 (1.49%) REST
7 1 (1.49%) SOAP
7 1 (1.49%) Web Services
7 1 (1.49%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.49%) WSDL
7 1 (1.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.91%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (10.45%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.97%) AS400
3 4 (5.97%) Data Structures
3 4 (5.97%) EMC VMAX
3 4 (5.97%) iSeries
3 4 (5.97%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) DataPower
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.49%) EPoS
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.49%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 6 (8.96%) Linux
2 6 (8.96%) MVS
2 6 (8.96%) Unix
3 5 (7.46%) VME
4 2 (2.99%) AIX
4 2 (2.99%) HPUX
4 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.99%) SUSE
5 1 (1.49%) i5/OS
5 1 (1.49%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.93%) Analytics
3 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
4 7 (10.45%) Operations Management
4 7 (10.45%) UML
5 6 (8.96%) Non-Functional Testing
5 6 (8.96%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (7.46%) Data Modelling
6 5 (7.46%) ITIL
7 4 (5.97%) Business Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
7 4 (5.97%) Data Governance
7 4 (5.97%) Data Management
7 4 (5.97%) DevOps
7 4 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (5.97%) Information Management
7 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.97%) Performance Management
7 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
7 4 (5.97%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (28.36%) Java
2 17 (25.37%) SQL
3 13 (19.40%) JavaScript
4 7 (10.45%) Python
4 7 (10.45%) Ruby
5 6 (8.96%) CoffeeScript
5 6 (8.96%) Scala
5 6 (8.96%) VBA
5 6 (8.96%) VBScript
6 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.49%) C
6 1 (1.49%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.97%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.48%) BC Cleared
4 2 (2.99%) Degree
5 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (19.40%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) SRDF
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) vSphere
3 2 (2.99%) KVM
3 2 (2.99%) Xen
4 1 (1.49%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) NetBackup
1 4 (5.97%) Oracle EDQ
2 2 (2.99%) Puppet
2 2 (2.99%) ZABBIX
3 1 (1.49%) Cacti
3 1 (1.49%) Grafana
3 1 (1.49%) Graphite
3 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.49%) Nagios
3 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Opsview
3 1 (1.49%) Salt
Vendors
1 19 (28.36%) Oracle
2 7 (10.45%) ATG
2 7 (10.45%) BEA
2 7 (10.45%) hybris
3 6 (8.96%) AppDynamics
3 6 (8.96%) Dynatrace
3 6 (8.96%) HP
3 6 (8.96%) New Relic
4 5 (7.46%) Fujitsu
4 5 (7.46%) NetApp
5 4 (5.97%) Brocade
5 4 (5.97%) DataFlux
5 4 (5.97%) EMC
5 4 (5.97%) Intel
5 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.97%) VMware
6 3 (4.48%) Cisco
6 3 (4.48%) F5
7 2 (2.99%) Atlassian
7 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
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TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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