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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 39 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.36% 0.36% 2.70%
As % of the Vendors category 6.47% 0.98% 5.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
Median daily rate £528 £140 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+276.78% -70.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £140 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £140 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
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
139 102 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.39% 36.96% 52.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 62 65
Median daily rate £500 £294 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.21% -6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £154 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 10
Median hourly rate £8.50 £9.48 £13.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.33% -32.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.83 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.59% +8.82%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Sheffield region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 June 2016.

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 27 June 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for IBM.

1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 10 (71.43%) Java
2 10 (71.43%) Finance
3 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
3 9 (64.29%) NAS
3 9 (64.29%) Solaris
3 9 (64.29%) Linux
3 9 (64.29%) EMC
3 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 7 (50.00%) Sybase
5 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 7 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (50.00%) XML
5 7 (50.00%) HTML
5 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 7 (50.00%) Middleware
5 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (50.00%) Banking
6 6 (42.86%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Xen
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle Coherence
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (42.86%) DataSynapse
6 6 (42.86%) iSCSI
6 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (42.86%) SRDF
6 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
6 6 (42.86%) FCoE
6 6 (42.86%) Fibre Channel

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 9 (64.29%) WebSphere
2 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 6 (42.86%) IIS
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (28.57%) WebLogic
5 3 (21.43%) FileNet
5 3 (21.43%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (7.14%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) NAS
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 6 (42.86%) FCoE
2 6 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 6 (42.86%) HTTP
2 6 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) Multicast
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (42.86%) Hadoop
2 6 (42.86%) HBase
3 3 (21.43%) DB2
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
5 1 (7.14%) DataStage
5 1 (7.14%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (7.14%) MySQL
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
1 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Administrator
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Server Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Server Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Specialist
5 1 (7.14%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
1 7 (50.00%) Middleware
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (42.86%) Rendezvous
2 6 (42.86%) XSLT
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) Web Services
4 2 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) JMS
5 1 (7.14%) JSP
5 1 (7.14%) Servlets
5 1 (7.14%) Spring
5 1 (7.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
1 9 (64.29%) Solaris
2 6 (42.86%) Unix
2 6 (42.86%) Windows
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) SUSE
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Benchmarking
2 6 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (21.43%) Software Delivery
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
5 1 (7.14%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) ETL
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 1 (7.14%) KYC
5 1 (7.14%) OO
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Jython
3 3 (21.43%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 6 (42.86%) KVM
1 6 (42.86%) NFS
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle RAC
1 6 (42.86%) SRDF
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) Xen
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (21.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) EMC
3 7 (50.00%) Sybase
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
4 6 (42.86%) DataSynapse
4 6 (42.86%) Intel
4 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 6 (42.86%) TIBCO
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
6 3 (21.43%) HP
6 3 (21.43%) Veritas
7 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
8 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
8 1 (7.14%) BEA
8 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (7.14%) Pega
8 1 (7.14%) Talend
8 1 (7.14%) Vitria