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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South Wales / Newport
Rank 22 19 11
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -8
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 1.09% 2.41% 5.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 7.41% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Median daily rate £325 £350 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -4.43%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £47.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-25.53% +34.28%

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
51 27 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 55.43% 32.53% 31.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 15 9
Median daily rate £471 £370 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.36% +13.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £210 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Median hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Newport region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 20 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Newport region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems
1 1 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems