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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South East / Middlesex
Rank 20 22 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 0.78% 3.27% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 5.75% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Median daily rate £350 £425 £270
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +57.40%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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
78 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 60.47% 56.86% 37.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 61 41
Median daily rate £375 £385 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £278 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £13.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.30 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-19.53% +22.85%

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
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 20 February 2017, 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 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Maximo
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
2 1 (33.33%) UniBasic
2 1 (33.33%) Redback
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading

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 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maximo
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (33.33%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JSP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Solaris
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Matrix Management
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) OOP
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) UniBasic
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Redback
1 1 (33.33%) Sun