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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 September 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank - 37 29
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 1.51% 2.24%
As % of the Vendors category - 4.44% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Median daily rate - £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £423 £420
% change year-on-year
-4.14% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £31.44 £29.51
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +6.53%
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
150 135 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 35.89% 34.01% 36.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 82 81
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £259 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 7
Median hourly rate £15.75 £18.52 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.95% +15.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £21.31 £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
2 3 (75.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 3 (75.00%) AS400
3 2 (50.00%) JCL
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Intel
4 1 (25.00%) BMC
4 1 (25.00%) Remedy
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Operator
2 2 (50.00%) AS400 Operator
2 2 (50.00%) Mainframe Operator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Computer Operator
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Unix Operator
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Computer Operator
2 2 (50.00%) Unix Operator
3 1 (25.00%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) AS400
2 3 (75.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Internal Audit
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) BMC
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Intel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (25.00%) Remedy