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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 17 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 2.25% - 3.76%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% - 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate £450 - £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
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
51 94 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 57.30% 55.62% 43.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 57 28
Average daily rate £325 £328 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.76% +35.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £151 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 8
Average hourly rate £10.75 £12.00 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £17.60 £12.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+29.31% +5.45%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 8 February 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 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (40.00%) Cognos
3 2 (40.00%) ERP
3 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
3 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) QlikView
3 2 (40.00%) BPMN
3 2 (40.00%) Tableau
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
4 1 (20.00%) User Stories
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (40.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) CMS Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) TM1 Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) BPMN
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) ERP
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) Hyperion
1 2 (40.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau