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 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 22 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 2.56% 5.71% 7.92%
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 21.05% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Average daily rate £350 £366 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.43% +25.21%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +100.00%
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
28 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newport 35.90% 27.14% 23.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 8
Average daily rate £370 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £175 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) UML
1 9 (81.82%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 6 (54.55%) JPA
3 6 (54.55%) Facelets
3 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) Ajax
3 6 (54.55%) Use Case
3 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
3 6 (54.55%) Spring
3 6 (54.55%) JSF
3 6 (54.55%) Maven
3 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 6 (54.55%) HTML
3 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Ant
3 6 (54.55%) XHTML
3 6 (54.55%) OOD
3 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
3 6 (54.55%) PrimeFaces
4 5 (45.45%) Coaching
5 4 (36.36%) Spring Batch
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 7 (63.64%) WebLogic
2 3 (27.27%) SAS
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) Liferay
3 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
1 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Ant
1 6 (54.55%) Eclipse
1 6 (54.55%) Maven
2 3 (27.27%) WebLogic Workshop
3 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
1 6 (54.55%) Java Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) J2EE
2 6 (54.55%) Ajax
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) Facelets
2 6 (54.55%) Hibernate
2 6 (54.55%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) JPA
2 6 (54.55%) JSF
2 6 (54.55%) PrimeFaces
2 6 (54.55%) Spring
2 6 (54.55%) XHTML
3 4 (36.36%) Spring Batch
3 4 (36.36%) XML
3 4 (36.36%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) LPAR
2 1 (9.09%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) AIX
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) OOA/OOD
1 9 (81.82%) UML
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) OOD
2 6 (54.55%) Use Case
3 5 (45.45%) Coaching
4 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 3 (27.27%) Change Management
5 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
5 3 (27.27%) DSDM
5 3 (27.27%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (27.27%) OO
5 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
5 3 (27.27%) RUP
5 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 3 (27.27%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (18.18%) Microservices
6 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
6 2 (18.18%) SOA
6 2 (18.18%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) nmon
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) Dell
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
2 1 (9.09%) Sun
2 1 (9.09%) VMware