The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Renfrewshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Renfrewshire region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 1.00% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.54% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £283 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.49 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-27.24% +44.68%
Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
65 46 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 65.00% 74.19% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 37 5
Average daily rate £327 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.28% +2.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
IBM
Scotland

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Renfrewshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Renfrewshire

IBM
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) IBM AIX Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Renfrewshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) HACMP
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) IBM AIX Certification
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat