The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 74 94 89
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM 237 203 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.69% 2.15% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 5.53% 4.54% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 101 92
Median daily rate £425 £435 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.29% +22.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £37.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.00% -11.76%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
IBM
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4282 4474 4292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.57% 47.41% 47.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2517 2445 2129
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 238 233
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.17 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.46 £40.00 £41.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

IBM
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

IBM Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

IBM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +7 75 £433 +4.84% 14
Buckinghamshire +40 59 £350 -15.15% 1
Berkshire -28 49 £475 +5.55% 17
Surrey +11 25 £434 +8.50% 2
Kent +12 11 £434 -15.31%
West Sussex -13 11 £413 +1.53% 3
East Sussex +15 5 - - 1
Oxfordshire +14 4 £325 -18.75% 2
Middlesex -9 2 £320 -16.33% 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for IBM.

1 172 (35.03%) Linux
2 149 (30.35%) Windows
3 111 (22.61%) WebSphere
4 104 (21.18%) Unix
5 96 (19.55%) HP
6 92 (18.74%) Oracle
7 87 (17.72%) SQL
8 83 (16.90%) Security Cleared
9 82 (16.70%) Finance
10 79 (16.09%) Java
11 78 (15.89%) SC Cleared
12 76 (15.48%) VMware
13 73 (14.87%) Data Centre
14 71 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 69 (14.05%) Cisco
16 66 (13.44%) Middleware
17 64 (13.03%) Migration
18 62 (12.63%) Tivoli
19 60 (12.22%) AIX
20 59 (12.02%) Microsoft
21 56 (11.41%) Windows Server
22 53 (10.79%) DB2
23 52 (10.59%) DevOps
24 51 (10.39%) SAN
25 49 (9.98%) Shell Script
25 49 (9.98%) XML
25 49 (9.98%) Oracle Database
26 47 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
27 46 (9.37%) Python
28 45 (9.16%) Active Directory

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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
1 111 (22.61%) WebSphere
2 42 (8.55%) Tomcat
3 34 (6.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 24 (4.89%) WebLogic
5 22 (4.48%) IIS
6 19 (3.87%) Apache
7 18 (3.67%) MS Exchange
8 14 (2.85%) MQSeries
9 13 (2.65%) JBoss
10 7 (1.43%) Cloud Foundry
10 7 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (1.43%) WebSphere Process Server
11 6 (1.22%) CICS
12 5 (1.02%) IBM Notes
13 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (0.81%) SharePoint
14 3 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.61%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.61%) SAS
Applications
1 34 (6.92%) MS Office
2 33 (6.72%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.61%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.20%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.22%) SAP IS-U
2 5 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 4 (0.81%) Eloqua
3 4 (0.81%) Unica
4 3 (0.61%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.41%) Maximo
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.20%) BusinessWare
6 1 (0.20%) Magento
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.20%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.83%) Mimecast
2 8 (1.63%) Bluemix
3 7 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.41%) IBM SmartCloud
5 2 (0.41%) PaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.20%) CloudBees
6 1 (0.20%) IaaS
6 1 (0.20%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (0.20%) Office 365
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.20%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 51 (10.39%) SAN
2 45 (9.16%) Firewall
3 30 (6.11%) TCP/IP
4 25 (5.09%) LAN
5 24 (4.89%) WAN
6 22 (4.48%) Fibre Channel
7 21 (4.28%) SSL
8 18 (3.67%) Ethernet
9 17 (3.46%) HTTP
10 16 (3.26%) FTP
11 14 (2.85%) Cisco ASA
11 14 (2.85%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (2.85%) DNS
12 13 (2.65%) LDAP
12 13 (2.65%) SMTP
13 12 (2.44%) DHCP
14 11 (2.24%) FCoE
14 11 (2.24%) Network Security
15 9 (1.83%) Wireless
16 7 (1.43%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (10.79%) DB2
2 49 (9.98%) Oracle Database
3 35 (7.13%) SQL Server
4 25 (5.09%) DataStage
5 18 (3.67%) IBM InfoSphere
6 17 (3.46%) MySQL
7 16 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (3.26%) Oracle Database 12c
8 14 (2.85%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.04%) Relational Database
10 7 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.22%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
11 6 (1.22%) Oracle Exadata
12 5 (1.02%) Big Data
12 5 (1.02%) NoSQL
12 5 (1.02%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.81%) Easytrieve
13 4 (0.81%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 39 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.31%) Jenkins
3 27 (5.50%) Sonatype Nexus
4 24 (4.89%) Vagrant
5 11 (2.24%) Ant
5 11 (2.24%) Subversion
6 10 (2.04%) Maven
7 9 (1.83%) Rational DOORS
8 8 (1.63%) JIRA
8 8 (1.63%) Log4j
9 7 (1.43%) Eclipse
9 7 (1.43%) Rational Rhapsody
10 6 (1.22%) Introscope
10 6 (1.22%) JUnit
11 5 (1.02%) ClearCase
12 4 (0.81%) ClearQuest
12 4 (0.81%) Visual Studio
13 3 (0.61%) ChangeMan
13 3 (0.61%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.61%) XMLSpy
General
1 82 (16.70%) Finance
2 25 (5.09%) Banking
3 22 (4.48%) Legal
3 22 (4.48%) Retail
4 16 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 7 (1.43%) Marketing
6 6 (1.22%) Back Office
7 5 (1.02%) Spanish Language
8 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.81%) Military
9 3 (0.61%) Avionics
10 2 (0.41%) Automotive
10 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.41%) Online Betting
10 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.20%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.20%) Billing
11 1 (0.20%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (19.14%) Architect
2 75 (15.27%) Developer
3 63 (12.83%) Analyst
4 35 (7.13%) Administrator
5 31 (6.31%) Technical Architect
6 26 (5.30%) DevOps Engineer
7 25 (5.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (4.28%) Consultant
9 20 (4.07%) Infrastructure Architect
9 20 (4.07%) Support Engineer
10 18 (3.67%) Linux Specialist
11 16 (3.26%) Applications Support
12 15 (3.05%) Citrix Specialist
12 15 (3.05%) Java Developer
12 15 (3.05%) Linux Operator
12 15 (3.05%) VMware Specialist
12 15 (3.05%) WebSphere Engineer
13 14 (2.85%) Network Engineer
13 14 (2.85%) Systems Administrator
14 13 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (13.44%) Middleware
2 49 (9.98%) XML
3 38 (7.74%) J2EE
4 36 (7.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 33 (6.72%) SOAP
6 32 (6.52%) .NET
7 31 (6.31%) JSON
8 29 (5.91%) JMS
9 26 (5.30%) WebSphere MQ
10 21 (4.28%) Web Services
11 20 (4.07%) RabbitMQ
12 19 (3.87%) HTML
13 18 (3.67%) CSS
14 16 (3.26%) JDBC
14 16 (3.26%) Servlets
15 15 (3.05%) jQuery
16 14 (2.85%) AngularJS
16 14 (2.85%) HTML5
17 13 (2.65%) JSP
18 12 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 73 (14.87%) Data Centre
2 35 (7.13%) AS400
2 35 (7.13%) Clustering
3 31 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (5.70%) Mainframe
5 27 (5.50%) Mathematics
6 24 (4.89%) Private Cloud
7 23 (4.68%) iSeries
8 22 (4.48%) LPAR
9 21 (4.28%) DataPower
10 20 (4.07%) IBM Mainframe
11 19 (3.87%) Management Information System
12 12 (2.44%) Driving Licence
13 11 (2.24%) FlexPod
14 10 (2.04%) Data Integration
14 10 (2.04%) e-Health
15 9 (1.83%) Blackberry
15 9 (1.83%) HACMP
16 8 (1.63%) Computer Science
16 8 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 172 (35.03%) Linux
2 149 (30.35%) Windows
3 104 (21.18%) Unix
4 71 (14.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 60 (12.22%) AIX
6 56 (11.41%) Windows Server
7 38 (7.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (4.07%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (4.07%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (3.87%) Solaris
10 18 (3.67%) zOS
11 13 (2.65%) Windows 7
12 10 (2.04%) Data ONTAP
13 9 (1.83%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.43%) CentOS
15 3 (0.61%) HPUX
15 3 (0.61%) VMS
16 2 (0.41%) MVS
16 2 (0.41%) NetWare
17 1 (0.20%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (13.03%) Migration
2 52 (10.59%) DevOps
3 47 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (8.55%) ITIL
5 37 (7.54%) Change Management
5 37 (7.54%) Project Management
6 30 (6.11%) Continuous Integration
7 27 (5.50%) Configuration Management
7 27 (5.50%) Incident Management
7 27 (5.50%) Service Management
7 27 (5.50%) SOA
8 26 (5.30%) Data Protection
9 24 (4.89%) Mentoring
9 24 (4.89%) Software Engineering
10 23 (4.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (4.68%) High Availability
10 23 (4.68%) Information Security
10 23 (4.68%) UML
11 21 (4.28%) ETL
12 20 (4.07%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 87 (17.72%) SQL
2 79 (16.09%) Java
3 49 (9.98%) Shell Script
4 46 (9.37%) Python
5 34 (6.92%) C
6 31 (6.31%) Perl
7 23 (4.68%) JavaScript
7 23 (4.68%) PowerShell
8 22 (4.48%) VB
9 19 (3.87%) C#
10 18 (3.67%) Bash Shell
10 18 (3.67%) JCL
10 18 (3.67%) PHP
11 17 (3.46%) C++
12 16 (3.26%) Korn
13 15 (3.05%) COBOL
14 12 (2.44%) PL/SQL
15 11 (2.24%) REXX
16 8 (1.63%) AWK
16 8 (1.63%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 83 (16.90%) Security Cleared
2 78 (15.89%) SC Cleared
3 27 (5.50%) Degree
4 18 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.46%) MCP
6 14 (2.85%) CISSP
6 14 (2.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (2.04%) CCNA
8 10 (2.04%) CISM
8 10 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 9 (1.83%) CISA
10 8 (1.63%) MCSA
11 7 (1.43%) CCNP
11 7 (1.43%) DV Cleared
11 7 (1.43%) IISP
11 7 (1.43%) NCDA
12 4 (0.81%) ISEB
12 4 (0.81%) MCSE
12 4 (0.81%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.28%) PCI DSS
2 14 (2.85%) SLA
3 10 (2.04%) QA
4 9 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.43%) ISAE 3402
5 7 (1.43%) ISO 9001
5 7 (1.43%) ISO27005
6 4 (0.81%) ISO27002
7 3 (0.61%) DO-178B
8 1 (0.20%) COBIT
8 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.20%) GxP
8 1 (0.20%) ISO26262
8 1 (0.20%) WCAG
System Software
1 45 (9.16%) Active Directory
2 38 (7.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (4.07%) vSphere
4 15 (3.05%) Docker
5 11 (2.24%) Hyper-V
5 11 (2.24%) VMware ESX
6 10 (2.04%) Veritas File System
7 7 (1.43%) Time Sharing Option
7 7 (1.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 7 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (1.22%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 6 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 6 (1.22%) XenApp
9 4 (0.81%) GPFS
9 4 (0.81%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.81%) XenServer
10 3 (0.61%) Forefront TMG
10 3 (0.61%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 62 (12.63%) Tivoli
2 32 (6.52%) Ansible
3 29 (5.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 21 (4.28%) SCCM
5 18 (3.67%) Puppet
6 17 (3.46%) SCOM
7 14 (2.85%) Netcool
8 13 (2.65%) Backup Exec
9 12 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 10 (2.04%) HP SIM
11 9 (1.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (1.63%) CA Wily
12 8 (1.63%) NetBackup
13 7 (1.43%) Control-M
14 6 (1.22%) Legato
14 6 (1.22%) ZABBIX
15 5 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
15 5 (1.02%) Nagios
15 5 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
15 5 (1.02%) QRadar
Vendors
1 96 (19.55%) HP
2 92 (18.74%) Oracle
3 76 (15.48%) VMware
4 69 (14.05%) Cisco
5 59 (12.02%) Microsoft
6 41 (8.35%) Red Hat
7 35 (7.13%) CA
8 32 (6.52%) Citrix
9 26 (5.30%) Symantec
10 23 (4.68%) Veritas
11 22 (4.48%) Informatica
12 21 (4.28%) NetApp
13 19 (3.87%) Intel Security
14 18 (3.67%) Dell
15 17 (3.46%) Brocade
16 15 (3.05%) EMC
17 14 (2.85%) Serena
18 13 (2.65%) SAP
19 12 (2.44%) Hitachi
19 12 (2.44%) Splunk
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £330 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Vivid Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £28,000 to £57,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: £25,070 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £28,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £25,070 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
iKonnect Global Solutions
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £13,000 to £25,070 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
IBM Client Innovation Centre (Hursley)
Rate: From £13,000 to £25,070 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago