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 5 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 58 50 62
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +12
Contract jobs citing IBM 49 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.31% 2.56% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 7.79% 6.61% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 0
Median daily rate £340 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £26.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £31.34
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.68%
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
629 257 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 55.27% 38.65% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 450 152 173
Median daily rate £350 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £531 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 23 10
Median hourly rate £26.50 £26.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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 5 December 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 5 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for IBM.

1 79 (86.81%) AIX
2 61 (67.03%) Linux
3 59 (64.84%) Unix
4 52 (57.14%) Red Hat
5 50 (54.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 48 (52.75%) Oracle
7 43 (47.25%) HP
8 40 (43.96%) Java
9 38 (41.76%) ITIL
10 37 (40.66%) Windows
11 35 (38.46%) Perl
11 35 (38.46%) WebSphere
12 34 (37.36%) WebSphere Application Server
12 34 (37.36%) Service Delivery
13 33 (36.26%) Configuration Management
13 33 (36.26%) Solaris
13 33 (36.26%) Security Cleared
14 30 (32.97%) Windows Server
14 30 (32.97%) WebLogic
15 28 (30.77%) Axway
16 27 (29.67%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (29.67%) Puppet
16 27 (29.67%) Opscode Chef
16 27 (29.67%) SQL
16 27 (29.67%) SSL
17 26 (28.57%) DevOps
18 25 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (27.47%) Sun
18 25 (27.47%) OO
19 24 (26.37%) Middleware

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 35 (38.46%) WebSphere
2 34 (37.36%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (32.97%) WebLogic
4 18 (19.78%) JBoss
5 17 (18.68%) MQSeries
6 15 (16.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 15 (16.48%) Tuxedo
7 11 (12.09%) AquaLogic
7 11 (12.09%) Oracle Application Server
8 9 (9.89%) FileNet
9 8 (8.79%) Oracle Workflow
10 7 (7.69%) Confluence
11 2 (2.20%) Apache
11 2 (2.20%) OpenStack
11 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
12 1 (1.10%) CMS
12 1 (1.10%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (1.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (1.10%) InDesign
1 1 (1.10%) MS Office
1 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (18.68%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (12.09%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (1.10%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.49%) OpenShift
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.20%) DigitalOcean
2 2 (2.20%) GitHub
2 2 (2.20%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.20%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) SSL
2 15 (16.48%) SAN
3 13 (14.29%) LDAP
4 12 (13.19%) TCP/IP
5 8 (8.79%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (7.69%) Network Security
7 6 (6.59%) Firewall
8 1 (1.10%) BIG-IP
8 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (1.10%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (1.10%) FTP
8 1 (1.10%) Internet
8 1 (1.10%) LAN
8 1 (1.10%) VPN
8 1 (1.10%) WAN
8 1 (1.10%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.40%) DataStage
2 4 (4.40%) IBM InfoSphere
3 2 (2.20%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.20%) MySQL
3 2 (2.20%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.10%) DB2
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.10%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.69%) JIRA
3 2 (2.20%) GitLab
3 2 (2.20%) Subversion
3 2 (2.20%) Vagrant
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (3.30%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) Linux Engineer
2 15 (16.48%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 9 (9.89%) Administrator
5 8 (8.79%) Unix Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Server Support
7 6 (6.59%) Linux Administrator
7 6 (6.59%) Linux Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Cloud Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Linux Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Product Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Products Support Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Server Engineer
8 5 (5.49%) Server Support Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Engineer
10 3 (3.30%) Linux/Unix DevOps
10 3 (3.30%) Middleware Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (26.37%) Middleware
2 21 (23.08%) Software Packaging
3 18 (19.78%) IBM Integration Bus
4 17 (18.68%) WebSphere MQ
5 10 (10.99%) J2EE
6 2 (2.20%) ActiveMQ
6 2 (2.20%) ISPF
6 2 (2.20%) LAMP
6 2 (2.20%) LAPP Stack
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (1.10%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (29.67%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (20.88%) Clustering
3 13 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 12 (13.19%) IBM Mainframe
5 8 (8.79%) DataPower
6 7 (7.69%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.40%) HACMP
8 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
9 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.10%) Algorithms
10 1 (1.10%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 79 (86.81%) AIX
2 61 (67.03%) Linux
3 59 (64.84%) Unix
4 50 (54.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 37 (40.66%) Windows
6 33 (36.26%) Solaris
7 30 (32.97%) Windows Server
8 17 (18.68%) OS/390
9 13 (14.29%) zOS
10 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.20%) CentOS
11 2 (2.20%) MVS
12 1 (1.10%) HPUX
12 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) ITIL
2 34 (37.36%) Service Delivery
3 33 (36.26%) Configuration Management
4 26 (28.57%) DevOps
5 25 (27.47%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (27.47%) OO
6 24 (26.37%) High Availability
7 21 (23.08%) Change Control
8 19 (20.88%) Compliance Management
8 19 (20.88%) Problem Management
9 18 (19.78%) Change Management
10 15 (16.48%) Release Management
11 14 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
12 13 (14.29%) Workflow
13 11 (12.09%) QMS
13 11 (12.09%) Security Management
14 7 (7.69%) Incident Management
15 5 (5.49%) Quality Management
16 4 (4.40%) ETL
16 4 (4.40%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) Java
2 35 (38.46%) Perl
3 27 (29.67%) SQL
4 10 (10.99%) C
4 10 (10.99%) C++
4 10 (10.99%) Shell Script
4 10 (10.99%) VB
5 9 (9.89%) PowerShell
6 3 (3.30%) REXX
7 2 (2.20%) JCL
7 2 (2.20%) Jython
7 2 (2.20%) PHP
7 2 (2.20%) Python
7 2 (2.20%) Ruby
8 1 (1.10%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.10%) COBOL
8 1 (1.10%) Korn
8 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 33 (36.26%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.98%) RHCE
3 19 (20.88%) SC Cleared
4 13 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (5.49%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.40%) Degree
6 4 (4.40%) IBM AIX Certification
7 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.10%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (18.68%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (20.88%) KVM
2 14 (15.38%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (8.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 5 (5.49%) Active Directory
4 5 (5.49%) Docker
5 4 (4.40%) GPFS
6 2 (2.20%) Time Sharing Option
6 2 (2.20%) VirtualBox
6 2 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.20%) Xen
7 1 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (29.67%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (29.67%) Puppet
2 15 (16.48%) EMC NetWorker
3 9 (9.89%) Tivoli
4 5 (5.49%) Control-M
5 2 (2.20%) Ansible
5 2 (2.20%) Nagios
5 2 (2.20%) OpenNMS
5 2 (2.20%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.20%) Zenoss
6 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.10%) Legato
6 1 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.10%) Netcool
6 1 (1.10%) OMEGAMON
6 1 (1.10%) PureDisk
6 1 (1.10%) SCOM
6 1 (1.10%) Simpana
6 1 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 52 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 48 (52.75%) Oracle
3 43 (47.25%) HP
4 28 (30.77%) Axway
5 25 (27.47%) Sun
6 22 (24.18%) Microsoft
7 17 (18.68%) Informatica
7 17 (18.68%) Siebel
8 15 (16.48%) EMC
9 12 (13.19%) CA
10 9 (9.89%) Fujitsu
11 7 (7.69%) Atlassian
12 3 (3.30%) ServiceNow
13 2 (2.20%) Google
13 2 (2.20%) Rackspace
13 2 (2.20%) SaltStack
13 2 (2.20%) SAP
13 2 (2.20%) VMware
14 1 (1.10%) ReadSoft
14 1 (1.10%) Symantec
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