The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 14 48 26
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -22
Contract jobs citing IBM 22 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.18% 1.52% 4.05%
As % of the Vendors category 13.58% 3.90% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 4
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£455 £245 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -37.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £238 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £408 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.06% +8.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.76 £19.50 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+57.75% -36.48%
IBM
Nottinghamshire

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

Vendors Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
162 205 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.51% 39.05% 52.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 111 66
Average daily rate £400 £318 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% -10.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 6
Average hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £15.94
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -18.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £10.40 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.75 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +1.33%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (68.97%) WebSphere
2 16 (55.17%) Retail
3 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
4 9 (31.03%) Middleware
4 9 (31.03%) Use Case
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) SAP
6 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 6 (20.69%) UML
7 4 (13.79%) Oracle
7 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (13.79%) DataPower
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (10.34%) Marketing
8 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
8 3 (10.34%) Clustering
8 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
8 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.34%) HTML
8 3 (10.34%) Java
8 3 (10.34%) UNIX
8 3 (10.34%) Windows
8 3 (10.34%) AIX
8 3 (10.34%) EDI
8 3 (10.34%) DB2
9 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
9 2 (6.90%) JMS
9 2 (6.90%) SOA

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (68.97%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (3.45%) CICS
3 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
1 2 (6.90%) DMZ
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
General
1 16 (55.17%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Business Analyst
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Architect
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Process Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Process Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (31.03%) Middleware
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.34%) EDI
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
4 2 (6.90%) .NET
4 2 (6.90%) JMS
4 2 (6.90%) WSDL
4 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) XSD
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) REST
5 1 (3.45%) XHTML
5 1 (3.45%) Ajax
5 1 (3.45%) J2EE
5 1 (3.45%) EJB
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
5 1 (3.45%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) DataPower
2 3 (10.34%) Mainframe
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Open Source
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) UNIX
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
2 9 (31.03%) Use Case
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) UML
5 3 (10.34%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
6 2 (6.90%) Release Management
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.90%) SOA
6 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (3.45%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
4 2 (6.90%) Intel
4 2 (6.90%) Software AG
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.45%) ATG
5 1 (3.45%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.45%) hybris
5 1 (3.45%) Cisco
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards