The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 42 22 26
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.68% 5.26% 2.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.32% 10.91% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate £400 £450 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% +100.00%
IBM
South Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
211 110 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 50.72% 48.25% 39.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 61 44
Average daily rate £395 £339 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.60% +4.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £587 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 6
Average hourly rate £9.00 £9.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.38 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.85% +6.06%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Sheffield

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (37.50%) HP
4 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 6 (37.50%) SUSE
5 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 5 (31.25%) Veritas
5 5 (31.25%) Solaris
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) EMC
5 5 (31.25%) SAN
5 5 (31.25%) NAS
5 5 (31.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (25.00%) User Stories
6 4 (25.00%) Oracle
6 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
6 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (25.00%) Workflow
6 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (18.75%) Data Architecture
7 3 (18.75%) Cognos TM1
7 3 (18.75%) Project Management
7 3 (18.75%) Cognos
7 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
8 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sheffield 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) CICS
1 1 (6.25%) FileNet
1 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 1 (6.25%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft HCM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) NAS
1 5 (31.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) DB2
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 9 (56.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Solutions Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Mainframe Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Mortgage Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Software Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) DataPower
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.25%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 6 (37.50%) SUSE
1 6 (37.50%) Unix
2 5 (31.25%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 1 (6.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) User Stories
3 4 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (18.75%) Data Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Data Mapping
5 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
5 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 2 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) ERP
6 1 (6.25%) High Availability
6 1 (6.25%) SOA
6 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) COBOL
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) JCL
1 1 (6.25%) Jython
1 1 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 5 (31.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) HP
1 6 (37.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (31.25%) EMC
2 5 (31.25%) Veritas
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (18.75%) Cognos
5 1 (6.25%) JD Edwards
5 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (6.25%) Siebel
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