The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank - - 10
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire - - 9.76%
As % of the Vendors category - - 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £348
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.37%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Renfrewshire region.

Vendors Category
Renfrewshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
90 47 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Renfrewshire 68.18% 87.04% 51.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 27 16
Average daily rate £358 £350 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.30% -13.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) UNIX
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) BMC
1 4 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (66.67%) CMDB
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (16.67%) Cognos
4 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (16.67%) Validation
4 1 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Renfrewshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IBM SmartCloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Monitoring Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Monitoring Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) CMDB
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Management
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Perl
1 4 (66.67%) VBScript
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Tivoli
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) BMC
1 4 (66.67%) ArcSight
2 3 (50.00%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Cognos