The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 32 37 19
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.57% 1.17% 5.60%
As % of the Vendors category 5.11% 2.72% 10.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 6
Average daily rate £350 £356 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.75% +21.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £281 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £431 £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.36% -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
176 147 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 50.29% 42.86% 55.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 83 70
Average daily rate £302 £360 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.04% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £241 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 18 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -1 6 £325 - 2
Rotherham - 1 - -
Doncaster - - - -
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
3 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (26.67%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (20.00%) CentOS
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) SAN
5 2 (13.33%) BMC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (13.33%) IBM Notes
2 2 (13.33%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) X.509
2 1 (6.67%) Firewall
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) SAN Specialist
2 1 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (6.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.67%) Java EE
1 1 (6.67%) WCF
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
1 1 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (6.67%) COM
1 1 (6.67%) SOAP
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) iSeries
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
1 1 (6.67%) HACMP
1 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
1 6 (40.00%) UNIX
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (26.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (20.00%) CentOS
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (13.33%) Data Management
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Change Control
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Release Management
4 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma
4 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) Perl
2 1 (6.67%) C
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) IBM AIX Certification
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Control-M
2 1 (6.67%) Foglight
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Oracle
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (13.33%) Lotus
5 2 (13.33%) BMC
6 1 (6.67%) Sun
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield
Huxley Associates
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago