The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 42 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +20
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 38 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.93% 4.07% 2.22%
As % of the Vendors category 6.08% 9.41% 4.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 8
Median daily rate £425 £418 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.79% +12.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £337 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £532 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £34.50 £26.26
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +31.36%
IBM
Buckinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
296 404 421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.13% 43.25% 46.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 162 209
Median daily rate £425 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 43
Median hourly rate £9.65 £16.20 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.41% +15.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.40 £9.29
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.22 £19.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 2 December 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IBM.

1 24 (43.64%) Java
2 20 (36.36%) SOAP
2 20 (36.36%) WebSphere
3 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 15 (27.27%) Oracle
4 14 (25.45%) J2EE
4 14 (25.45%) Web Services
5 12 (21.82%) Python
5 12 (21.82%) Middleware
6 11 (20.00%) Finance
6 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 10 (18.18%) CA Wily
7 10 (18.18%) Clustering
7 10 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (16.36%) JDBC
8 9 (16.36%) XML
8 9 (16.36%) ETL
8 9 (16.36%) HTTP
8 9 (16.36%) SSL
8 9 (16.36%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (16.36%) Jython
8 9 (16.36%) JNDI
8 9 (16.36%) Korn
8 9 (16.36%) Garbage Collection
9 8 (14.55%) High Availability
9 8 (14.55%) Mainframe
10 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (12.73%) XSLT
10 7 (12.73%) Linux
10 7 (12.73%) IBM Mainframe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 20 (36.36%) WebSphere
2 10 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.27%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (5.45%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.64%) Apache
5 2 (3.64%) JBoss
5 2 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.82%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.36%) HTTP
1 9 (16.36%) SSL
2 2 (3.64%) Firewall
2 2 (3.64%) HTTPS
2 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) FTP
3 1 (1.82%) Intranet
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (7.27%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.45%) DB2
3 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) DB2 UDB
4 1 (1.82%) Easytrieve
4 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Introscope
1 5 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.27%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.27%) Gradle
2 4 (7.27%) Maven
3 3 (5.45%) Log4j
3 3 (5.45%) Vagrant
4 2 (3.64%) Ant
4 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.82%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.82%) JUnit
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (7.27%) Banking
4 3 (5.45%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (36.36%) Architect
2 10 (18.18%) Integration Architect
3 9 (16.36%) Administrator
3 9 (16.36%) Solutions Architect
4 8 (14.55%) WebSphere Administrator
5 7 (12.73%) Data Architect
5 7 (12.73%) Developer
6 6 (10.91%) Analyst
6 6 (10.91%) Middleware Architect
7 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
7 5 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
8 4 (7.27%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Applications Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
9 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (5.45%) Software Development Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Software Test Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Test Development Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (36.36%) SOAP
2 14 (25.45%) J2EE
2 14 (25.45%) Web Services
3 12 (21.82%) Middleware
4 9 (16.36%) JDBC
4 9 (16.36%) JNDI
4 9 (16.36%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (16.36%) XML
5 7 (12.73%) XSLT
6 5 (9.09%) IBM Integration Bus
7 4 (7.27%) Apache Camel
7 4 (7.27%) CSS
7 4 (7.27%) HTML
7 4 (7.27%) Spring
7 4 (7.27%) Spring Integration
8 3 (5.45%) J2SE
8 3 (5.45%) REST
8 3 (5.45%) XML Schema
9 2 (3.64%) Java EE
10 1 (1.82%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Clustering
2 8 (14.55%) Mainframe
3 7 (12.73%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (9.09%) DataPower
5 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 4 (7.27%) Data Integration
6 3 (5.45%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.45%) SWIFT
7 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.82%) HP Storage
8 1 (1.82%) iPad
8 1 (1.82%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.73%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Unix
2 4 (7.27%) Windows
3 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.36%) ETL
1 9 (16.36%) Garbage Collection
2 8 (14.55%) High Availability
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.91%) TOGAF
5 5 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (9.09%) Migration
5 5 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (7.27%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.27%) SOA
6 4 (7.27%) UML
7 3 (5.45%) BDD
7 3 (5.45%) EAI
7 3 (5.45%) ITIL
7 3 (5.45%) Pair Programming
7 3 (5.45%) Refactoring
7 3 (5.45%) Test Strategy
7 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.45%) Web Development
8 2 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (43.64%) Java
2 15 (27.27%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) Python
4 11 (20.00%) Bash Shell
5 9 (16.36%) Jython
5 9 (16.36%) Korn
6 4 (7.27%) Groovy
7 3 (5.45%) JCL
8 1 (1.82%) C
8 1 (1.82%) COBOL
8 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.82%) REXX
8 1 (1.82%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Degree
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
2 1 (1.82%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Docker
2 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.82%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (18.18%) CA Wily
2 3 (5.45%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.64%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.82%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (27.27%) Oracle
2 5 (9.09%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.45%) HP
4 2 (3.64%) Dell
4 2 (3.64%) EMC
4 2 (3.64%) NetApp
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Brocade
5 1 (1.82%) CA
5 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) Hitachi
5 1 (1.82%) hybris
5 1 (1.82%) Intel
5 1 (1.82%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) SAP
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