The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Norfolk region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 21 - 25
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 0 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 4.27% - 4.37%
As % of the Vendors category 10.61% - 12.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
Vendors Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
66 74 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 40.24% 36.82% 36.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 29 44
Average daily rate £245 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £225 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £25.00 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.00% +27.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
IBM
East of England

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Norfolk region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Norwich - 5 £110 -
IBM
East of England

IBM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (37.50%) AS400
2 2 (25.00%) Maximo
2 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) DB2
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) JCL
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Migration

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 1 (12.50%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (12.50%) DB2
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (12.50%) Mainframe Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
2 1 (12.50%) IT Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) AS400
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Stress Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Master Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JCL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat