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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 54 48 25
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -23
Contract jobs citing IBM 77 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.80% 2.09% 5.74%
As % of the Vendors category 9.33% 5.29% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 8 20
Median daily rate £280 £283 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.88% -6.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £241 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £430 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £28.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
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
825 227 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 62.17% 39.55% 47.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 541 129 140
Median daily rate £283 £293 £282
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% +3.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £190 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 27 12
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £30.95 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+10.81% +8.82%

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 June 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 June 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 76 (79.17%) AIX
2 56 (58.33%) Red Hat
3 54 (56.25%) Security Cleared
4 52 (54.17%) Linux
5 51 (53.13%) Unix
6 50 (52.08%) ITIL
7 45 (46.88%) HP
7 45 (46.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 39 (40.63%) SC Cleared
9 38 (39.58%) Solaris
9 38 (39.58%) Oracle
10 35 (36.46%) Service Delivery
11 32 (33.33%) Configuration Management
11 32 (33.33%) High Availability
12 26 (27.08%) Middleware
13 25 (26.04%) Windows
13 25 (26.04%) Java
14 24 (25.00%) Perl
14 24 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
14 24 (25.00%) Firewall
14 24 (25.00%) WebSphere
15 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (22.92%) Mainframe
16 22 (22.92%) zOS
17 21 (21.88%) WebLogic
17 21 (21.88%) Axway
18 20 (20.83%) IBM Mainframe
18 20 (20.83%) RHCE
18 20 (20.83%) CA
18 20 (20.83%) Service Management

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 24 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 24 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (21.88%) WebLogic
3 15 (15.63%) JBoss
4 9 (9.38%) MQSeries
4 9 (9.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (9.38%) Tuxedo
5 8 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (6.25%) AquaLogic
6 6 (6.25%) Confluence
6 6 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (3.13%) FileNet
8 2 (2.08%) CICS
8 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (2.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (12.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (6.25%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.04%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.00%) Firewall
2 18 (18.75%) LAN
2 18 (18.75%) TCP/IP
2 18 (18.75%) VPN
2 18 (18.75%) WAN
3 16 (16.67%) SAN
4 12 (12.50%) SSL
5 9 (9.38%) FTP
6 6 (6.25%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (6.25%) LDAP
6 6 (6.25%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.08%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (2.08%) CA Gen
3 1 (1.04%) StarTeam
Job Titles
1 19 (19.79%) Support Engineer
2 17 (17.71%) Unix Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Linux Support
4 12 (12.50%) Administrator
5 10 (10.42%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) DevOps Engineer
5 10 (10.42%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.29%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Linux Support Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (5.21%) Server Support
10 4 (4.17%) AIX Engineer
10 4 (4.17%) Backup Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Linux Server Engineer
11 3 (3.13%) Mainframe Support
11 3 (3.13%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.08%) Middleware
2 13 (13.54%) Software Packaging
3 12 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (11.46%) ISPF
5 9 (9.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 8 (8.33%) J2EE
7 3 (3.13%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.96%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (22.92%) Mainframe
3 20 (20.83%) IBM Mainframe
4 16 (16.67%) Clustering
5 15 (15.63%) HACMP
6 8 (8.33%) Computer Science
7 6 (6.25%) DataPower
8 3 (3.13%) Private Cloud
9 2 (2.08%) AS400
10 1 (1.04%) Management Information System
10 1 (1.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 76 (79.17%) AIX
2 52 (54.17%) Linux
3 51 (53.13%) Unix
4 45 (46.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 38 (39.58%) Solaris
6 25 (26.04%) Windows
7 22 (22.92%) zOS
8 19 (19.79%) Windows Server
9 9 (9.38%) MVS
9 9 (9.38%) OS/390
10 6 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.13%) HPUX
11 3 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (52.08%) ITIL
2 35 (36.46%) Service Delivery
3 32 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 32 (33.33%) High Availability
4 20 (20.83%) Service Management
5 18 (18.75%) Change Management
6 17 (17.71%) Problem Management
6 17 (17.71%) Workflow
7 16 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 15 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (15.63%) OO
9 14 (14.58%) Release Management
10 13 (13.54%) Open Source
10 13 (13.54%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (12.50%) Change Control
11 12 (12.50%) DevOps
11 12 (12.50%) ITIL V3
12 11 (11.46%) Lean Six Sigma
12 11 (11.46%) Six Sigma
13 9 (9.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (26.04%) Java
2 24 (25.00%) Perl
3 16 (16.67%) SQL
4 15 (15.63%) JCL
5 11 (11.46%) REXX
6 9 (9.38%) C
7 8 (8.33%) C++
8 7 (7.29%) Shell Script
8 7 (7.29%) VB
9 5 (5.21%) COBOL
10 3 (3.13%) Bourne shell
10 3 (3.13%) Korn
10 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 54 (56.25%) Security Cleared
2 39 (40.63%) SC Cleared
3 20 (20.83%) RHCE
4 18 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
5 15 (15.63%) IBM AIX Certification
6 8 (8.33%) Degree
7 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
8 3 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.08%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (16.67%) SLA
2 6 (6.25%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) KVM
2 15 (15.63%) GPFS
3 14 (14.58%) Oracle RAC
4 9 (9.38%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (7.29%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (5.21%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.13%) Docker
7 3 (3.13%) Firmware
8 2 (2.08%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 18 (18.75%) EMC NetWorker
2 15 (15.63%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (15.63%) Puppet
3 10 (10.42%) Tivoli
4 6 (6.25%) Control-M
5 4 (4.17%) Legato
5 4 (4.17%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.17%) Simpana
5 4 (4.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.13%) Netcool
6 3 (3.13%) PureDisk
6 3 (3.13%) SCOM
7 2 (2.08%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (1.04%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 56 (58.33%) Red Hat
2 45 (46.88%) HP
3 38 (39.58%) Oracle
4 21 (21.88%) Axway
5 20 (20.83%) CA
6 15 (15.63%) Informatica
6 15 (15.63%) Siebel
7 14 (14.58%) EMC
7 14 (14.58%) Microsoft
7 14 (14.58%) ServiceNow
8 13 (13.54%) Sun
9 6 (6.25%) BMC
9 6 (6.25%) Fujitsu
10 4 (4.17%) CommVault
10 4 (4.17%) Symantec
11 3 (3.13%) arcserve
11 3 (3.13%) SAP
12 1 (1.04%) Lotus
12 1 (1.04%) TIBCO