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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 19 46 31
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -15
Contract jobs citing IBM 23 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.04% 1.51% 2.67%
As % of the Vendors category 13.29% 3.79% 5.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Average daily rate
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£455 £245 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -27.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £21.10 £29.70
% change year-on-year
+49.44% -28.97%
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
173 211 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 45.41% 39.74% 52.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 101 60
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £425 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 9
Average hourly rate £11.75 £13.00 £15.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.61% -15.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £9.80 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £23.75 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -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 1 October 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 1 October 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%) Use Case
5 8 (27.59%) Middleware
6 7 (24.14%) SAP
6 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
7 6 (20.69%) UML
8 5 (17.24%) Linux
9 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
9 4 (13.79%) DB2
9 4 (13.79%) Oracle
9 4 (13.79%) DataPower
10 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 3 (10.34%) Marketing
10 3 (10.34%) HTML
10 3 (10.34%) Java
10 3 (10.34%) Windows
10 3 (10.34%) AIX
10 3 (10.34%) EDI
10 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
11 2 (6.90%) COBOL
11 2 (6.90%) Intel
11 2 (6.90%) Software AG
11 2 (6.90%) CICS
11 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
11 2 (6.90%) NetWeaver
11 2 (6.90%) DMZ

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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%) CICS
2 2 (6.90%) NetWeaver
2 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Liferay
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
1 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) IaaS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DMZ
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) ChangeMan
1 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.45%) JMeter
1 1 (3.45%) LoadRunner
General
1 16 (55.17%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Marketing
3 1 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Analyst
1 14 (48.28%) Business 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%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Lead Architect
5 2 (6.90%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Manager
6 1 (3.45%) CICS Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Process Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Process Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Business Manager
6 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) Middleware
2 3 (10.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) EDI
3 2 (6.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (6.90%) JMS
3 2 (6.90%) WSDL
3 2 (6.90%) .NET
3 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) XSD
3 2 (6.90%) REST
3 2 (6.90%) ActiveMQ
3 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 1 (3.45%) Ajax
4 1 (3.45%) EJB
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) JDBC
4 1 (3.45%) JSP
4 1 (3.45%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
1 4 (13.79%) DataPower
2 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.90%) Open Source
2 2 (6.90%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) AIX
3 2 (6.90%) Solaris
3 2 (6.90%) UNIX
3 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) E-Commerce
2 9 (31.03%) Use Case
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
4 6 (20.69%) UML
5 2 (6.90%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Release Management
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Knowledge Management
5 2 (6.90%) Software Engineering
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) COBOL
3 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) Oracle
3 3 (10.34%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.90%) Intel
4 2 (6.90%) Software AG
4 2 (6.90%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.90%) ServiceNow
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