The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 27 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +15
Contract jobs citing IBM 46 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 6.19% 1.80% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 10.77% 3.56% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 2
Median daily rate £425 £438 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +59.09%
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 £33.08
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.37%
IBM
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
427 477 435
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 57.47% 50.53% 47.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 248 259
Median daily rate £388 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.82% +12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £257 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 54 14
Median hourly rate £43.28 £30.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.26% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £9.50 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.31 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 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 Reading region with a requirement for IBM.

1 35 (53.85%) NetApp
2 27 (41.54%) Finance
3 26 (40.00%) Unix
3 26 (40.00%) Windows
4 25 (38.46%) Shell Script
5 24 (36.92%) AIX
5 24 (36.92%) Solaris
6 23 (35.38%) SAN
7 21 (32.31%) Cisco
8 19 (29.23%) Law
8 19 (29.23%) Data Centre
9 18 (27.69%) Linux
10 17 (26.15%) Mainframe
10 17 (26.15%) IBM Mainframe
11 16 (24.62%) VMware
11 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (21.54%) EMC VNX
12 14 (21.54%) EMC VMAX
12 14 (21.54%) HP
12 14 (21.54%) EMC
12 14 (21.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 14 (21.54%) CRM
13 11 (16.92%) Oracle
14 10 (15.38%) Perl
14 10 (15.38%) ClearCase
15 9 (13.85%) ClearQuest
16 8 (12.31%) Maven
16 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
16 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
16 8 (12.31%) SQL

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.08%) JBoss
2 2 (3.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Mule
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Bluemix
1 2 (3.08%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) IaaS
2 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.54%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.38%) SAN
2 6 (9.23%) Internet
3 2 (3.08%) DNS
3 2 (3.08%) Firewall
3 2 (3.08%) LAN
3 2 (3.08%) MPLS
3 2 (3.08%) PuTTY
3 2 (3.08%) VoIP
3 2 (3.08%) WAN
4 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.23%) DB2
2 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.54%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) Neo4j
2 1 (1.54%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (15.38%) ClearCase
2 9 (13.85%) ClearQuest
3 8 (12.31%) Maven
4 5 (7.69%) Ant
5 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
5 3 (4.62%) JUnit
6 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.08%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.08%) Subversion
6 2 (3.08%) Toad
7 1 (1.54%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.54%) JBehave
7 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 27 (41.54%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Law
3 7 (10.77%) Marketing
3 7 (10.77%) Telecoms
4 6 (9.23%) Mandarin Language
4 6 (9.23%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.08%) Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (15.38%) Storage Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Storage Engineer
3 8 (12.31%) Architect
3 8 (12.31%) Consultant
3 8 (12.31%) Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Business Manager
4 6 (9.23%) Marketing Manager
5 4 (6.15%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (6.15%) ClearCase Consultant
5 4 (6.15%) Storage Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (4.62%) IBM Storage Architect
6 3 (4.62%) IBM Storage Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.62%) Storage Consultant
6 3 (4.62%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.08%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.77%) HTML
2 6 (9.23%) CGI
3 5 (7.69%) Middleware
4 3 (4.62%) Apache Camel
4 3 (4.62%) REST
4 3 (4.62%) Spring
5 2 (3.08%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.08%) Apache CXF
5 2 (3.08%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.08%) J2EE
5 2 (3.08%) JPA
5 2 (3.08%) SOAP
5 2 (3.08%) Web Services
5 2 (3.08%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.08%) Worklight
6 1 (1.54%) CSS
6 1 (1.54%) Flash
6 1 (1.54%) Node.js
6 1 (1.54%) XML
6 1 (1.54%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) Data Centre
2 17 (26.15%) IBM Mainframe
2 17 (26.15%) Mainframe
3 14 (21.54%) EMC VMAX
3 14 (21.54%) EMC VNX
4 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (9.23%) Economics
5 3 (4.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (40.00%) Unix
1 26 (40.00%) Windows
2 24 (36.92%) AIX
2 24 (36.92%) Solaris
3 18 (27.69%) Linux
4 6 (9.23%) Windows Server
5 3 (4.62%) Android
5 3 (4.62%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) CRM
2 8 (12.31%) Budget Control
2 8 (12.31%) Configuration Management
2 8 (12.31%) Service Delivery
3 7 (10.77%) Business Analysis
4 6 (9.23%) Analytics
4 6 (9.23%) Business Development
4 6 (9.23%) Business Transformation
4 6 (9.23%) Case Management
4 6 (9.23%) Change Management
4 6 (9.23%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (9.23%) Data Architecture
4 6 (9.23%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (9.23%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (9.23%) ITIL
4 6 (9.23%) Performance Management
4 6 (9.23%) PLM
4 6 (9.23%) Programme Management
5 5 (7.69%) Process Improvement
6 4 (6.15%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 25 (38.46%) Shell Script
2 10 (15.38%) Perl
3 8 (12.31%) SQL
4 3 (4.62%) Java
5 1 (1.54%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.54%) PHP
5 1 (1.54%) Python
5 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) MBA
System Software
1 16 (24.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (3.08%) vSphere
3 1 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (10.77%) Tivoli
3 6 (9.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.54%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 35 (53.85%) NetApp
2 21 (32.31%) Cisco
3 16 (24.62%) VMware
4 14 (21.54%) EMC
4 14 (21.54%) HP
5 11 (16.92%) Oracle
6 6 (9.23%) Google
7 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.08%) Splunk
8 1 (1.54%) ATG
8 1 (1.54%) MuleSoft
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