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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 38 29 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Contract jobs citing IBM 14 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.72% 3.59% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 5.47% 7.50% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 2
Average daily rate £400 £406 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.53% -32.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £250 £520
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £463 £680
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
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
256 160 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 49.81% 47.90% 42.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 89 67
Average daily rate £375 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £236 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £10.50 £12.71 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.38% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.00 £32.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -17 7 £400 -5.88% 1
Barnsley +6 6 £380 +52.00%
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 13 (54.17%) HP
3 12 (50.00%) EMC
3 12 (50.00%) SAN
3 12 (50.00%) Veritas
3 12 (50.00%) Banking
3 12 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 9 (37.50%) SUSE
4 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 8 (33.33%) Unix
5 8 (33.33%) Solaris
5 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (29.17%) NAS
6 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (20.83%) Scrum
8 4 (16.67%) Workflow
8 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) Windows
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
8 4 (16.67%) User Stories
9 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
9 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (12.50%) SCCM
9 3 (12.50%) SCOM

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) CICS
1 1 (4.17%) FileNet
1 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (4.17%) IIS
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.17%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
2 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) SAN
2 7 (29.17%) NAS
3 1 (4.17%) HTTP
3 1 (4.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 15 (62.50%) Finance
2 12 (50.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Administrator
2 8 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) Unix Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Data Centre Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Mainframe Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Oracle Consultant
7 1 (4.17%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) DataPower
2 1 (4.17%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.17%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) SUSE
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
2 8 (33.33%) Solaris
2 8 (33.33%) Unix
3 7 (29.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (16.67%) Windows
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (16.67%) User Stories
3 4 (16.67%) Workflow
4 3 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Change Control
5 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) Data Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) COBOL
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) JCL
1 1 (4.17%) Jython
1 1 (4.17%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
1 3 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (4.17%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) HP
2 12 (50.00%) EMC
2 12 (50.00%) Veritas
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 4 (16.67%) Oracle
5 3 (12.50%) Cognos
6 1 (4.17%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.17%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (4.17%) Siebel
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