The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 29 32 32
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 16 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.95% 1.45% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 10.60% 4.65% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 0
Average daily rate
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£488 £191 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+154.90% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.25 £23.46 £29.45
% change year-on-year
-9.42% -20.33%
IBM
East Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
151 86 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 37.28% 31.27% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 38 41
Average daily rate £338 £363 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% +31.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £193 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 12
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.30 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.29% -3.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £20.60 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +1 10 £438 +150.00% 2
IBM
East Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
3 7 (36.84%) Retail
4 6 (31.58%) IBM Blueworks
5 5 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
5 5 (26.32%) BPMN
5 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
5 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
6 4 (21.05%) Firmware
6 4 (21.05%) RequisitePro
6 4 (21.05%) AS400
6 4 (21.05%) TSYS
6 4 (21.05%) iSeries
6 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (21.05%) VisionPLUS
6 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
7 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
7 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
7 3 (15.79%) UML
7 3 (15.79%) SOA
8 2 (10.53%) SAP
8 2 (10.53%) Web Services
8 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
8 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
8 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 8 (42.11%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (21.05%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) IBM Blueworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) RequisitePro
2 2 (10.53%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 7 (36.84%) Retail
4 4 (21.05%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Architect
1 4 (21.05%) Analyst
1 4 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (10.53%) Test Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Consultant
2 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Test Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Process Manager
2 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (10.53%) Process Improvement Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Service Transformation Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Senior Integration Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) AS400
1 4 (21.05%) iSeries
2 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Six Sigma
1 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
1 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (26.32%) Lean Six Sigma
1 5 (26.32%) BPMN
1 5 (26.32%) Process Improvement
2 3 (15.79%) Business Transformation
2 3 (15.79%) TOGAF
2 3 (15.79%) UML
2 3 (15.79%) SOA
3 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
3 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.53%) SysML
3 2 (10.53%) Business Development
3 2 (10.53%) Load Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
3 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
3 2 (10.53%) Functional Testing
3 2 (10.53%) Data Architecture
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 4 (21.05%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) TSYS
2 2 (10.53%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
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