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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 24 24 23
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 12 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.26% 1.10% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 10.91% 2.63% 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 5
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£375 £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £500 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £500 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £31.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.20% +38.88%
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
110 76 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 39.01% 41.99% 45.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 43 39
Average daily rate £323 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 25
Average hourly rate £9.24 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.40% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.04 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015, 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 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 5 (33.33%) Solaris
4 4 (26.67%) UNIX
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) SIEM
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
5 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
5 3 (20.00%) Banking
5 3 (20.00%) Sun
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 2 (13.33%) Veritas
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (13.33%) NAS
6 2 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (13.33%) Maven
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
7 1 (6.67%) Java EE
7 1 (6.67%) Degree
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (6.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) Network Security
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Maven
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Security Monitoring Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Release Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
1 1 (6.67%) J2EE
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Statistics
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 5 (33.33%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (13.33%) SUSE
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) SIEM
2 3 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) AOP
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) AWK
1 1 (6.67%) Jython
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) HP
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 3 (20.00%) Sun
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Cognos
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
Sheffield
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 25 days ago