The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire 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 32 34 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 4.07% 0.75% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 8.76% 1.74% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Average daily rate £215 £370 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.89% -26.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
IBM
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Vendors Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
137 115 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 46.44% 43.23% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 58
Average daily rate £275 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £114 £81 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £425 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 25
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £24.00 £30.00
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 Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Leicestershire region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Leicestershire region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 8 £250 -32.43% 2
IBM
East Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) HP
2 11 (40.74%) Dell
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (37.04%) SAN
3 10 (37.04%) Windows
4 9 (33.33%) DB2
4 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 9 (33.33%) Change Management
4 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
5 8 (29.63%) SCCM
5 8 (29.63%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (29.63%) Clustering
5 8 (29.63%) Mainframe
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) EMC
5 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) IIS
6 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
6 7 (25.93%) AS400
6 7 (25.93%) Retail
6 7 (25.93%) Altiris
6 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
6 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
6 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (29.63%) IIS
2 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) SAN
2 8 (29.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (11.11%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.70%) Firewall
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
4 1 (3.70%) Intranet
4 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Publishing
4 2 (7.41%) Finance
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Security Engineer
1 8 (29.63%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Cloud Architect
4 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Mainframe Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) VMware Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) AS400 Programmer
5 2 (7.41%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Programmer
6 1 (3.70%) COBOL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.70%) Release Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) Middleware
2 1 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Clustering
1 8 (29.63%) IBM Mainframe
1 8 (29.63%) Mainframe
2 7 (25.93%) AS400
2 7 (25.93%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 2 (7.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
1 10 (37.04%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.41%) Linux
3 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (33.33%) Change Management
3 7 (25.93%) Data Protection
3 7 (25.93%) Incident Management
3 7 (25.93%) Mentoring
3 7 (25.93%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Operations Management
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Logistics
6 1 (3.70%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
6 1 (3.70%) Service Management
6 1 (3.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) Java
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) COBOL
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (25.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) NFS
5 3 (11.11%) Firmware
5 3 (11.11%) vCloud
5 3 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (14.81%) Control-M
4 3 (11.11%) Hyperic
5 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Dell
1 11 (40.74%) HP
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 8 (29.63%) EMC
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
3 7 (25.93%) Altiris
4 5 (18.52%) Oracle
5 3 (11.11%) Huawei
5 3 (11.11%) Isilon
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
5 3 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (3.70%) Cisco
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Rate: £170 - £200 per day + On-Call Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
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Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago