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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 34 30 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 6 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.42% 2.00% 7.19%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 5.26% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £365 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +46.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £277 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £37.80 £28.25
% change year-on-year
-1.45% +33.80%
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
150 114 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 36.23% 38.00% 40.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 50 64
Average daily rate £393 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 17 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £13.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.74% -50.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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
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 3 July 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 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 3 (20.00%) DB2
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Retail
5 2 (13.33%) JCL
5 2 (13.33%) CICS
5 2 (13.33%) MAINVIEW
5 2 (13.33%) EAI
5 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
5 2 (13.33%) REXX
5 2 (13.33%) zOS
5 2 (13.33%) SAS
5 2 (13.33%) OLAP
5 2 (13.33%) SAP
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
5 2 (13.33%) Puppet
5 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 2 (13.33%) CICS
3 1 (6.67%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
3 1 (6.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (6.67%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) HTTP
1 1 (6.67%) HTTPS
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) OLAP
2 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) DataStage
3 1 (6.67%) Big Data
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
2 3 (20.00%) Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) SAS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
4 1 (6.67%) TIBCO Developer
4 1 (6.67%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ISPF
2 1 (6.67%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.67%) Spring Security
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (6.67%) REST
2 1 (6.67%) J2EE
2 1 (6.67%) JDBC
2 1 (6.67%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) JMS
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
2 1 (6.67%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) zOS
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) ETL
3 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (13.33%) EAI
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) B2B
5 1 (6.67%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) MVC
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
5 1 (6.67%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Java
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) VBA
2 2 (13.33%) REXX
2 2 (13.33%) JCL
2 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) SAS Macro
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNP
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) MAINVIEW
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) SAP
1 2 (13.33%) BMC
1 2 (13.33%) Netezza
2 1 (6.67%) F5
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
2 1 (6.67%) webMethods
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
2 1 (6.67%) HP
2 1 (6.67%) Software AG
2 1 (6.67%) Juniper
2 1 (6.67%) Ascential