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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 27 28 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 14 8 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.07% 2.92% 3.37%
As % of the Vendors category 9.15% 6.20% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £307 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £470 £373
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -35.18%
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
153 129 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 44.48% 47.08% 43.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 56 39
Average daily rate £370 £355 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.22% +5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £260 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 14
Average hourly rate £13.00 £13.75 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.45% +5.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.80 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.88 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015, 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 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 8 (28.57%) DataPower
2 6 (21.43%) Middleware
3 5 (17.86%) Cognos
3 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 4 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (10.71%) DB2
5 3 (10.71%) EDI
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
5 3 (10.71%) Linux
5 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
5 3 (10.71%) Use Case
5 3 (10.71%) People Management
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.14%) Big Data
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) ChangeMan
6 2 (7.14%) Migration

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 8 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (7.14%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (3.57%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) DB2
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) ActiveReports
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Query Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos Transformer
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) ChangeMan
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Developer
1 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Developer
4 3 (10.71%) WebLogic Administrator
5 2 (7.14%) Cognos Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.57%) QA Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) CICS Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (3.57%) TM1 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) EDI
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) ISPF
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) DataPower
2 3 (10.71%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.57%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 2 (7.14%) CentOS
2 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.14%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) AIX
2 2 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
1 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) SOA
2 3 (10.71%) Use Case
2 3 (10.71%) People Management
3 2 (7.14%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (7.14%) Business Analysis
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) UML
3 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) CRM
4 1 (3.57%) ETL
4 1 (3.57%) Data Modelling
4 1 (3.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.57%) Scrum
4 1 (3.57%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JCL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Cognos
2 4 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.57%) NetSuite