The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank - 53 57
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 1.14% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.19% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £43.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-19.54% +24.28%

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
239 188 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 39.18% 35.81% 41.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 153 183
Median daily rate £394 £350 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £165 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.27% +1.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 26
Median hourly rate £14.85 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.41% -17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £14.00 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £25.00 £25.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.15 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.33% +20.00%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
2 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Personalization
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (33.33%) BPEL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 1 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Deployment Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) BPEL
1 1 (33.33%) BPMN
1 1 (33.33%) Content Enrichment
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Operations Management
1 1 (33.33%) Personalization
1 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) RHCE
1 1 (33.33%) RHCSA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) AppSense
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat