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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 33 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.84% 2.03% 2.34%
As % of the Vendors category 4.43% 4.33% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £375 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.63%
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
158 208 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 41.47% 46.85% 32.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 119 40
Median daily rate £400 £423 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.32% +12.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 21
Median hourly rate £32.50 £14.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+124.13% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wellingborough - 2 £300 -
Northampton -1 1 - -
IBM
East Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Unix
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) Intel
3 5 (33.33%) SAN
3 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
3 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
4 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
4 4 (26.67%) XPath
4 4 (26.67%) Ajax
4 4 (26.67%) Lombardi
4 4 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Clustering
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Change Management
4 4 (26.67%) Middleware
4 4 (26.67%) Foglight
4 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
4 4 (26.67%) Sun
4 4 (26.67%) XQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) HTML
4 4 (26.67%) Java
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Lombardi
2 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Unix Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Unix Technical Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Computer Operator
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) AS400 Operator
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Computer Operator
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Unix Operator
3 1 (6.67%) Unix Operator
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) Ajax
1 4 (26.67%) HTML
1 4 (26.67%) HTML5
1 4 (26.67%) J2EE
1 4 (26.67%) jQuery
1 4 (26.67%) Middleware
1 4 (26.67%) SOAP
1 4 (26.67%) Web Services
1 4 (26.67%) XML
1 4 (26.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Clustering
3 3 (20.00%) AS400
4 2 (13.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (6.67%) EMC VNX
5 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) AIX
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Change Management
1 4 (26.67%) ITIL
1 4 (26.67%) Project Planning
1 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 3 (20.00%) SDLC
2 3 (20.00%) Workflow
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Internal Audit
4 1 (6.67%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
1 4 (26.67%) XPath
1 4 (26.67%) XQuery
2 1 (6.67%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 4 (26.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (26.67%) Foglight
2 4 (26.67%) nmon
3 3 (20.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) EMC
1 5 (33.33%) Intel
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
2 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Red Hat
2 4 (26.67%) Sun
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft