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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 42 40 29
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Contract jobs citing IBM 17 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.78% 2.86% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.42% 6.15% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 7
Median daily rate £500 £375 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £424 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £31.44 £29.51
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +6.53%
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
229 260 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 37.42% 46.51% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 171 86
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 22 23
Median hourly rate £14.50 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.44% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Sheffield +3 13 £500 +33.33%
Rotherham - 4 £275 -
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
2 19 (70.37%) Java
3 15 (55.56%) Unix
3 15 (55.56%) Finance
4 14 (51.85%) Oracle
5 12 (44.44%) Windows
5 12 (44.44%) Middleware
6 10 (37.04%) HTTP
6 10 (37.04%) Linux
6 10 (37.04%) Apache
6 10 (37.04%) IBM Integration Bus
7 9 (33.33%) Banking
7 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (33.33%) Perl
7 9 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 8 (29.63%) EMC
8 8 (29.63%) SAN
8 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (29.63%) SQL
8 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
8 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 8 (29.63%) Solaris
8 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (29.63%) NAS
8 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Portal
9 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
9 7 (25.93%) SRDF
9 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
9 7 (25.93%) FCoE

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 20 (74.07%) WebSphere
2 10 (37.04%) Apache
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 9 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (29.63%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (25.93%) FileNet
5 7 (25.93%) IIS
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle Coherence
5 7 (25.93%) Tomcat
5 7 (25.93%) WebLogic
5 7 (25.93%) WebLogic Portal
6 3 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.70%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (37.04%) HTTP
2 8 (29.63%) NAS
2 8 (29.63%) SAN
3 7 (25.93%) FCoE
3 7 (25.93%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (25.93%) iSCSI
3 7 (25.93%) LAN
3 7 (25.93%) LDAP
3 7 (25.93%) Multicast
3 7 (25.93%) WAN
4 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) Hadoop
1 7 (25.93%) HBase
1 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 9 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Architect
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 5 (18.52%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (14.81%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Server Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Server Specialist
8 1 (3.70%) Customer Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.70%) Middleware Administrator
8 1 (3.70%) Middleware Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) Middleware
2 10 (37.04%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (29.63%) HTML
3 8 (29.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (25.93%) J2EE
4 7 (25.93%) Rendezvous
4 7 (25.93%) XML
4 7 (25.93%) XSLT
5 2 (7.41%) Web Services
6 1 (3.70%) Ajax
6 1 (3.70%) CSS3
6 1 (3.70%) Dojo
6 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
6 1 (3.70%) HTML5
6 1 (3.70%) JMS
6 1 (3.70%) JPA
6 1 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (3.70%) Spring
6 1 (3.70%) Spring Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) iSeries
1 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) DataPower
3 1 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.70%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Unix
2 12 (44.44%) Windows
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) Solaris
5 2 (7.41%) AIX
5 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (7.41%) SUSE
5 2 (7.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Benchmarking
2 7 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.70%) CRM
3 1 (3.70%) Data Management
3 1 (3.70%) DevOps
3 1 (3.70%) High Availability
3 1 (3.70%) Master Data Management
3 1 (3.70%) MVC
3 1 (3.70%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (3.70%) SOA
3 1 (3.70%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (70.37%) Java
2 9 (33.33%) Perl
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 8 (29.63%) SQL
4 7 (25.93%) Jython
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL
System Software
1 7 (25.93%) Active Directory
1 7 (25.93%) Hyper-V
1 7 (25.93%) KVM
1 7 (25.93%) NFS
1 7 (25.93%) Oracle RAC
1 7 (25.93%) SRDF
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (25.93%) Xen
2 1 (3.70%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.70%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Control-M
1 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Oracle
2 8 (29.63%) EMC
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
3 7 (25.93%) DataSynapse
3 7 (25.93%) Intel
3 7 (25.93%) NetApp
3 7 (25.93%) Sybase
3 7 (25.93%) TIBCO
3 7 (25.93%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) BMC
4 5 (18.52%) CA
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
6 2 (7.41%) IFS
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Veritas