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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 19 57 43
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 46 19 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 6.84% 2.22% 2.85%
As % of the Vendors category 14.20% 4.61% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 5
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £322 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £430 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -7.20%
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
324 412 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 48.14% 48.13% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 206 209
Median daily rate £400 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £220 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 16 23
Median hourly rate £9.00 £10.04 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.31% -33.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £21.81 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.31 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+9.25% +4.60%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 39 (42.86%) Java
1 39 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 29 (31.87%) SOAP
3 28 (30.77%) Finance
4 27 (29.67%) J2EE
5 23 (25.27%) SQL
6 21 (23.08%) Oracle
6 21 (23.08%) XML
6 21 (23.08%) Mainframe
7 20 (21.98%) Python
8 19 (20.88%) Unix
9 18 (19.78%) Bash Shell
10 17 (18.68%) Web Services
10 17 (18.68%) WebSphere MQ
11 16 (17.58%) Oracle Database
12 15 (16.48%) Banking
12 15 (16.48%) DB2
13 14 (15.38%) Linux
13 14 (15.38%) SSL
13 14 (15.38%) Middleware
13 14 (15.38%) Project Management
13 14 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
14 13 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
14 13 (14.29%) CA Wily
14 13 (14.29%) JCL
14 13 (14.29%) Clustering
14 13 (14.29%) ITIL
14 13 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
15 12 (13.19%) Windows
15 12 (13.19%) JDBC

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 39 (42.86%) WebSphere
2 13 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (8.79%) Apache
3 8 (8.79%) IIS
3 8 (8.79%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.20%) JBoss
4 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.10%) CICS
Applications
1 11 (12.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.20%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (15.38%) SSL
2 12 (13.19%) HTTP
3 8 (8.79%) LDAP
3 8 (8.79%) SMTP
4 7 (7.69%) FTP
5 5 (5.49%) Firewall
5 5 (5.49%) WEP
6 3 (3.30%) HTTPS
6 3 (3.30%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.10%) Intranet
7 1 (1.10%) LAN
7 1 (1.10%) SAN
7 1 (1.10%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) Oracle Database
2 15 (16.48%) DB2
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.10%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 8 (8.79%) Log4j
2 7 (7.69%) Introscope
3 3 (3.30%) ChangeMan
4 1 (1.10%) JUnit
General
1 28 (30.77%) Finance
2 15 (16.48%) Banking
3 6 (6.59%) Retail
4 5 (5.49%) Spanish Language
5 2 (2.20%) Marketing
6 1 (1.10%) Automotive
6 1 (1.10%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (26.37%) Developer
2 20 (21.98%) Analyst
3 15 (16.48%) Architect
4 10 (10.99%) Administrator
4 10 (10.99%) WebSphere Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) Applications Support
5 8 (8.79%) Integration Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) Data Architect
6 7 (7.69%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 6 (6.59%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Java Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Java Middleware Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Mainframe Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Tivoli Analyst
8 5 (5.49%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) SOAP
2 27 (29.67%) J2EE
3 21 (23.08%) XML
4 17 (18.68%) Web Services
4 17 (18.68%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
5 14 (15.38%) Middleware
6 12 (13.19%) JDBC
6 12 (13.19%) JNDI
7 10 (10.99%) .NET
8 8 (8.79%) AngularJS
8 8 (8.79%) CSS
8 8 (8.79%) HTML
8 8 (8.79%) HTML5
8 8 (8.79%) J2SE
8 8 (8.79%) jQuery
8 8 (8.79%) Laravel
8 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (8.79%) XML Schema
8 8 (8.79%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.08%) Mainframe
2 13 (14.29%) Clustering
2 13 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
3 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (9.89%) DataPower
5 3 (3.30%) AS400
5 3 (3.30%) HACMP
5 3 (3.30%) iSeries
5 3 (3.30%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.20%) iPad
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.10%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.10%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.10%) IVR
7 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Unix
2 14 (15.38%) Linux
3 12 (13.19%) Windows
4 9 (9.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (9.89%) zOS
5 1 (1.10%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.38%) Project Management
2 13 (14.29%) ITIL
3 12 (13.19%) Garbage Collection
3 12 (13.19%) High Availability
4 11 (12.09%) TOGAF
5 10 (10.99%) Change Management
6 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (8.79%) DevOps
6 8 (8.79%) Security Operations
6 8 (8.79%) SOA
6 8 (8.79%) Technical Analysis
6 8 (8.79%) Web Development
6 8 (8.79%) Workflow
7 7 (7.69%) Migration
8 6 (6.59%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (5.49%) ETL
9 5 (5.49%) eTOM
10 4 (4.40%) Asset Management
10 4 (4.40%) IT Asset Management
10 4 (4.40%) UML
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.86%) Java
2 23 (25.27%) SQL
3 20 (21.98%) Python
4 18 (19.78%) Bash Shell
5 13 (14.29%) JCL
6 12 (13.19%) Jython
6 12 (13.19%) Korn
7 8 (8.79%) C#
7 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
7 8 (8.79%) PHP
7 8 (8.79%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.79%) VB
8 7 (7.69%) REXX
9 3 (3.30%) COBOL
9 3 (3.30%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
1 8 (8.79%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.59%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.59%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.79%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.69%) Time Sharing Option
2 7 (7.69%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 13 (14.29%) CA Wily
2 7 (7.69%) Tivoli
3 3 (3.30%) Control-M
4 2 (2.20%) CA Endevor
4 2 (2.20%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Oracle
2 3 (3.30%) Informatica
2 3 (3.30%) TIBCO
3 2 (2.20%) HP
3 2 (2.20%) ILOG
3 2 (2.20%) Remedy
4 1 (1.10%) AppSense
4 1 (1.10%) Brocade
4 1 (1.10%) CA
4 1 (1.10%) Dell
4 1 (1.10%) EMC
4 1 (1.10%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
4 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.10%) NetApp
4 1 (1.10%) SAP
4 1 (1.10%) VMware
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