The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 48 46 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 63 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.72% 2.01% 4.42%
As % of the Vendors category 9.83% 5.14% 9.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 8 18
Median daily rate £290 £283 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.47% +0.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £430 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +27.27%
IBM
Tyne and Wear

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

Vendors Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
641 214 197
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 58.17% 39.05% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 402 115 142
Median daily rate £285 £300 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +0.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £190 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 31 9
Median hourly rate £28.50 £13.25 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.09% -33.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.20 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £29.60 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.10 £18.00 £17.81
% change year-on-year
+11.68% +1.09%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for IBM.

1 59 (69.41%) AIX
2 46 (54.12%) Unix
3 44 (51.76%) Red Hat
4 43 (50.59%) Linux
5 41 (48.24%) Security Cleared
6 34 (40.00%) HP
6 34 (40.00%) ITIL
7 32 (37.65%) Solaris
7 32 (37.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (35.29%) SC Cleared
8 30 (35.29%) Configuration Management
9 29 (34.12%) Oracle
9 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
10 28 (32.94%) WebSphere
11 26 (30.59%) Java
12 25 (29.41%) Perl
13 24 (28.24%) Mainframe
14 23 (27.06%) Middleware
14 23 (27.06%) CA
14 23 (27.06%) Firewall
15 22 (25.88%) Service Delivery
15 22 (25.88%) WebSphere Application Server
15 22 (25.88%) IBM Mainframe
15 22 (25.88%) High Availability
16 20 (23.53%) WebLogic
16 20 (23.53%) Windows
17 19 (22.35%) Service Management
17 19 (22.35%) JCL
17 19 (22.35%) Axway
18 18 (21.18%) zOS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 28 (32.94%) WebSphere
2 22 (25.88%) WebSphere Application Server
3 20 (23.53%) WebLogic
4 15 (17.65%) JBoss
5 7 (8.24%) CICS
5 7 (8.24%) MQSeries
5 7 (8.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (8.24%) Tuxedo
6 6 (7.06%) Apache
6 6 (7.06%) Confluence
6 6 (7.06%) IIS
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (7.06%) Oracle Workflow
7 4 (4.71%) AquaLogic
7 4 (4.71%) FileNet
8 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.18%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.18%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.18%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (14.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 4 (4.71%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.18%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.53%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (27.06%) Firewall
2 17 (20.00%) LAN
2 17 (20.00%) VPN
2 17 (20.00%) WAN
3 16 (18.82%) SSL
4 15 (17.65%) TCP/IP
5 14 (16.47%) FTP
6 8 (9.41%) SAN
7 6 (7.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (7.06%) LDAP
7 6 (7.06%) Network Security
7 6 (7.06%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.24%) DB2
2 6 (7.06%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 6 (7.06%) BusinessObjects
2 6 (7.06%) Easytrieve
2 6 (7.06%) MS Access
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Eclipse
2 6 (7.06%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.06%) JIRA
2 6 (7.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.35%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.18%) JMeter
4 1 (1.18%) JUnit
4 1 (1.18%) Maven
4 1 (1.18%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (9.41%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (18.82%) Unix Engineer
2 15 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) Cloud Engineer
3 10 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.41%) Administrator
4 8 (9.41%) Developer
5 7 (8.24%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.24%) Linux Support
5 7 (8.24%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 6 (7.06%) Applications Developer
6 6 (7.06%) Linux Administrator
6 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Developer
7 5 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
8 4 (4.71%) AIX Engineer
9 3 (3.53%) Analyst
9 3 (3.53%) Backup Engineer
10 2 (2.35%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.06%) Middleware
2 15 (17.65%) ISPF
3 13 (15.29%) Software Packaging
4 12 (14.12%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (9.41%) IBM Integration Bus
6 7 (8.24%) J2EE
7 6 (7.06%) .NET
7 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
8 2 (2.35%) Regular Expression
9 1 (1.18%) iBATIS
9 1 (1.18%) Spring
9 1 (1.18%) Web Services
9 1 (1.18%) XML
9 1 (1.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 29 (34.12%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (28.24%) Mainframe
3 22 (25.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 15 (17.65%) HACMP
5 7 (8.24%) Clustering
5 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.06%) DataPower
6 6 (7.06%) VSAM
7 3 (3.53%) Private Cloud
8 1 (1.18%) AS400
8 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (69.41%) AIX
2 46 (54.12%) Unix
3 43 (50.59%) Linux
4 32 (37.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 32 (37.65%) Solaris
5 20 (23.53%) Windows
6 18 (21.18%) zOS
7 15 (17.65%) Windows Server
8 14 (16.47%) MVS
9 7 (8.24%) OS/390
10 5 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.35%) HPUX
11 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (40.00%) ITIL
2 30 (35.29%) Configuration Management
3 22 (25.88%) High Availability
3 22 (25.88%) Service Delivery
4 19 (22.35%) Service Management
5 17 (20.00%) Workflow
6 16 (18.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (17.65%) Change Management
7 15 (17.65%) OO
8 13 (15.29%) Open Source
8 13 (15.29%) Problem Management
9 12 (14.12%) Change Control
9 12 (14.12%) DevOps
9 12 (14.12%) ITIL V3
10 11 (12.94%) Lean Six Sigma
10 11 (12.94%) Six Sigma
11 10 (11.76%) Release Management
11 10 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (8.24%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) Java
2 25 (29.41%) Perl
3 19 (22.35%) JCL
4 16 (18.82%) REXX
5 13 (15.29%) SQL
6 12 (14.12%) C++
7 9 (10.59%) COBOL
8 7 (8.24%) C
9 6 (7.06%) Assembly Language
9 6 (7.06%) C#
9 6 (7.06%) CLIST
9 6 (7.06%) JavaScript
9 6 (7.06%) VBA
10 5 (5.88%) Shell Script
10 5 (5.88%) VB
11 2 (2.35%) Bourne shell
11 2 (2.35%) Korn
11 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.35%) VBScript
12 1 (1.18%) XPath
Qualifications
1 41 (48.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (35.29%) SC Cleared
3 15 (17.65%) IBM AIX Certification
4 13 (15.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (11.76%) RHCE
6 7 (8.24%) Degree
7 2 (2.35%) AAT
7 2 (2.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) SLA
2 5 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 15 (17.65%) GPFS
2 14 (16.47%) Time Sharing Option
3 7 (8.24%) KVM
4 6 (7.06%) Oracle RAC
5 5 (5.88%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.53%) Docker
7 3 (3.53%) Firmware
8 1 (1.18%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 15 (17.65%) Puppet
2 9 (10.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (8.24%) Tivoli
4 6 (7.06%) Control-M
5 3 (3.53%) Legato
5 3 (3.53%) NetBackup
5 3 (3.53%) PureDisk
5 3 (3.53%) Simpana
5 3 (3.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.35%) Netcool
6 2 (2.35%) SCOM
7 1 (1.18%) HP SiteScope
7 1 (1.18%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 44 (51.76%) Red Hat
2 34 (40.00%) HP
3 29 (34.12%) Oracle
4 23 (27.06%) CA
5 19 (22.35%) Axway
6 17 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 15 (17.65%) Informatica
7 15 (17.65%) Siebel
8 11 (12.94%) ServiceNow
8 11 (12.94%) Sun
9 6 (7.06%) BMC
9 6 (7.06%) EMC
9 6 (7.06%) Micro Focus
10 4 (4.71%) Fujitsu
11 3 (3.53%) arcserve
11 3 (3.53%) CommVault
11 3 (3.53%) Symantec
12 2 (2.35%) SAP
13 1 (1.18%) Lotus
13 1 (1.18%) TIBCO
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