The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 46 43 51
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.28% 1.34% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.80% 2.96% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £275 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -15.38%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £31.15
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.38%
IBM
Oxfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
125 135 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 35.61% 45.30% 45.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 108 148
Median daily rate £350 £388 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -18.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £130 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £67.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.37% +350.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £21.50 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £67.50 £23.54
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

IBM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Oxford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Content Enrichment

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (100.00%) JUnit
1 1 (100.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (100.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) BPEL
1 1 (100.00%) BPMN
1 1 (100.00%) Content Enrichment
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) SQL