The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 2 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank - 21 11
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport - 4.26% 7.27%
As % of the Vendors category - 20.00% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate
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- £425 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -17.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £391
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+36.36% -
IBM
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Newport
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
62 30 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 34.83% 21.28% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 19 17
Average daily rate £375 £423 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.24% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £195 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £472 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Newport

IBM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) OS/400
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) SysML
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Newport region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Administrator
1 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) OS/400
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) UML
1 2 (50.00%) Change Management
1 2 (50.00%) Validation
1 2 (50.00%) SysML
1 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 2 (50.00%) Use Case
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) VMware