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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 29 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Contract jobs citing IBM 15 28 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.01% 8.19% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 8.15% 17.95% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 16 1
Average daily rate
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£335 £300 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +5.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £23.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £23.46 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-8.35% -12.78%
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
184 156 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.20% 45.61% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 72 63
Average daily rate £335 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £184 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £435 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 26 25
Average hourly rate £27.50 £23.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% +31.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.26 £10.16 £10.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.00 £27.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
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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 9 £320 +6.74%
Barnsley -1 1 £250 +11.11%
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 5 (26.32%) Citrix
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
2 5 (26.32%) IBM Mainframe
3 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) SLA
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
4 3 (15.79%) COBOL
4 3 (15.79%) MS Office
4 3 (15.79%) MCP
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.79%) MetaFrame
4 3 (15.79%) DHCP
4 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
4 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
4 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
4 3 (15.79%) HP
4 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
4 3 (15.79%) CICS
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) German Language
4 3 (15.79%) SCCM
4 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 3 (15.79%) iSeries

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) CICS
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) WebSphere
3 2 (10.53%) Quickr
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Portal
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) IBM Notes
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.26%) TeamSite
4 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) Intranet
3 2 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (10.53%) LAN
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) HTTP
4 1 (5.26%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 3 (15.79%) Manufacturing
1 3 (15.79%) German Language
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Administrator
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Server Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Support Technician
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mainframe
1 5 (26.32%) IBM Mainframe
2 3 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) iSeries
3 2 (10.53%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.53%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.53%) zOS
3 2 (10.53%) MVS
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
1 3 (15.79%) Capacity Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Design
2 2 (10.53%) Logistics
2 2 (10.53%) Data Management
2 2 (10.53%) Project Management
3 1 (5.26%) UML
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) EAI
3 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
3 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) Coaching
3 1 (5.26%) Use Case
3 1 (5.26%) Build Automation
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) COBOL
3 1 (5.26%) Java
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.26%) RPG
3 1 (5.26%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) MCP
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) MetaFrame
3 3 (15.79%) ISA Server
3 3 (15.79%) XenApp
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (10.53%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) SCCM
1 3 (15.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Citrix
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) HP
3 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 2 (10.53%) Lotus
5 1 (5.26%) MKS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Kronos
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago