The table below looks at the statistics 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 46 32 38
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.84% 2.58% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.76% 5.17% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 2
Average daily rate
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£250 £350 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% -1.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £290 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £431
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £18.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+97.33% -31.81%
IBM
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
227 174 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 47.59% 49.86% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 104 83
Average daily rate £300 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £200 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 18 18
Average hourly rate £10.50 £25.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.00% +13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £10.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.90
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -10 3 £250 -23.07% 1
Barnsley +2 1 £250 -33.33%
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Teradata
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 5 (33.33%) Cognos
2 5 (33.33%) LAN
2 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
3 4 (26.67%) Solaris
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) HTTP
4 3 (20.00%) SAN
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Java
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) XSLT
5 2 (13.33%) IIS
5 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) HTML

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (13.33%) IIS
2 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.67%) SAS
3 1 (6.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (6.67%) Quickr
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) LAN
1 5 (33.33%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) HTTP
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
3 2 (13.33%) FCoE
3 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (13.33%) Multicast
3 2 (13.33%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) Intranet
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
4 1 (6.67%) Firewall
4 1 (6.67%) Kerberos
4 1 (6.67%) SNMP
4 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (13.33%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.67%) DataStage
2 1 (6.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (6.67%) HBase
2 1 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.67%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.67%) Maven
1 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Data Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Governance Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Data Modeller
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Designer
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) XML
2 2 (13.33%) XSLT
2 2 (13.33%) Rendezvous
2 2 (13.33%) Middleware
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) SOAP
3 1 (6.67%) Web Services
3 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.67%) Spring
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) WCF
3 1 (6.67%) JAX-WS
3 1 (6.67%) REST
3 1 (6.67%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (6.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) Solaris
2 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (13.33%) Benchmarking
2 2 (13.33%) Data Governance
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Logistics
3 1 (6.67%) AOP
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCP
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.67%) MCTS
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (13.33%) Xen
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
3 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) SRDF
3 2 (13.33%) KVM
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Cognos
1 5 (33.33%) Teradata
2 4 (26.67%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) HP
3 3 (20.00%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Intel
4 2 (13.33%) DataSynapse
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Lotus
5 1 (6.67%) Sybase
5 1 (6.67%) Business Objects