The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 16 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing IBM 8 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.76% 1.86% -
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 3.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 0
Median daily rate £400 £288 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.13% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +38.46%
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 81 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 52.38% 50.31% 50.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 46 85
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £267 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £456 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £13.75 £18.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.65% -47.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £22.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Middlesex region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
3 3 (30.00%) Pentaho
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (30.00%) Informatica
3 3 (30.00%) DataStage
3 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Informix
4 2 (20.00%) SLA
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (20.00%) High Availability
5 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) SABSA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex 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 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) iPlanet
1 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) BusinessWare
1 1 (10.00%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Mart
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (30.00%) DataStage
1 3 (30.00%) Pentaho
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (20.00%) Informix
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (10.00%) DB2
3 1 (10.00%) DB2 UDB
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Military
1 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Business IT Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) IT Business Analyst
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Pentaho Developer
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Database Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Information Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Database Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) AS400
3 1 (10.00%) CESG
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (10.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Solaris
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Use Case
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) People Management
4 1 (10.00%) Requirements Management
4 1 (10.00%) SABSA
4 1 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (10.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 1 (10.00%) V-Model
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
1 2 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) CCSP
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) CISM
2 1 (10.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) ClearTrust
1 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Informatica
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) BEA
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Vitria