The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 17 24 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.06% 0.76% 1.37%
As % of the Vendors category 2.94% 1.28% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £488 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.70% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +53.84%
IBM
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
34 78 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 36.17% 59.54% 52.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 37 24
Average daily rate £400 £250 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -17.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £104 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £338 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Peterborough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

IBM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 3 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
1 3 (100.00%) BPMN
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau
2 2 (66.67%) QlikView
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) Hyperion
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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.

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) QlikView
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) BPMN
1 3 (100.00%) ERP
1 3 (100.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cognos
1 3 (100.00%) JD Edwards
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Hyperion
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Tableau