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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 49 39 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.52% 2.66% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.61% 7.25% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 5
Median daily rate £350 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £31.15
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +12.35%
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
217 193 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 33.03% 36.69% 49.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 125 94
Median daily rate £350 £355 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £250 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £490 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 22 24
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+95.45% -69.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.82 £9.00 £10.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £22.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

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
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 3 December 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 -13 7 £350 -9.67%
Barnsley -7 1 - -
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 19 (59.38%) WebSphere
2 18 (56.25%) Unix
3 17 (53.13%) Java
3 17 (53.13%) Oracle
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Finance
6 13 (40.63%) Perl
7 12 (37.50%) Linux
8 11 (34.38%) LDAP
8 11 (34.38%) EMC
8 11 (34.38%) SAN
8 11 (34.38%) Middleware
9 10 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
9 10 (31.25%) VMware
9 10 (31.25%) IBM Integration Bus
10 9 (28.13%) Oracle RAC
10 9 (28.13%) NAS
10 9 (28.13%) Solaris
10 9 (28.13%) NetApp
10 9 (28.13%) NFS
10 9 (28.13%) SRDF
11 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 8 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
11 8 (25.00%) HTTP
11 8 (25.00%) Apache
11 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
11 8 (25.00%) Banking
12 7 (21.88%) Jython
12 7 (21.88%) FileNet
12 7 (21.88%) WebLogic

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 19 (59.38%) WebSphere
2 10 (31.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (25.00%) Apache
3 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (21.88%) FileNet
4 7 (21.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
4 7 (21.88%) WebLogic Portal
5 5 (15.63%) IIS
5 5 (15.63%) Oracle Coherence
5 5 (15.63%) Tomcat
6 3 (9.38%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.13%) Confluence
7 1 (3.13%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) LDAP
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) NAS
3 8 (25.00%) HTTP
4 5 (15.63%) FCoE
4 5 (15.63%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
4 5 (15.63%) LAN
4 5 (15.63%) Multicast
4 5 (15.63%) WAN
5 4 (12.50%) DNS
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Hadoop
1 5 (15.63%) HBase
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
1 1 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 14 (43.75%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Administrator
2 7 (21.88%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Architect
4 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.50%) Unix Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Server Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Server Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Unix Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Server Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (34.38%) Middleware
2 10 (31.25%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (21.88%) J2EE
5 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 5 (15.63%) Rendezvous
6 5 (15.63%) XML
6 5 (15.63%) XSLT
7 3 (9.38%) Web Services
8 1 (3.13%) Ajax
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
8 1 (3.13%) Dojo
8 1 (3.13%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.13%) HTML5
8 1 (3.13%) JMS
8 1 (3.13%) JPA
8 1 (3.13%) JSON
8 1 (3.13%) Spring
8 1 (3.13%) Spring Integration
8 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) iSeries
1 4 (12.50%) Symmetrix
2 3 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) DataPower
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.13%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Unix
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (37.50%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Solaris
5 4 (12.50%) AIX
5 4 (12.50%) SUSE
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (6.25%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 2 (6.25%) VMS
7 1 (3.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.63%) Benchmarking
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.25%) Change Management
3 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.13%) CRM
4 1 (3.13%) Data Management
4 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Modelling
4 1 (3.13%) ERP
4 1 (3.13%) High Availability
4 1 (3.13%) Master Data Management
4 1 (3.13%) MVC
4 1 (3.13%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (3.13%) SOA
4 1 (3.13%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Unit Testing
4 1 (3.13%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 13 (40.63%) Perl
3 7 (21.88%) Jython
4 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
4 6 (18.75%) SQL
5 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) COBOL
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) NFS
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle RAC
1 9 (28.13%) SRDF
2 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) KVM
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) Xen
5 4 (12.50%) Veritas File System
6 2 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (3.13%) Control-M
2 1 (3.13%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) EMC
3 10 (31.25%) VMware
4 9 (28.13%) NetApp
5 6 (18.75%) Veritas
6 5 (15.63%) BMC
6 5 (15.63%) CA
6 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 5 (15.63%) DataSynapse
6 5 (15.63%) Intel
6 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
6 5 (15.63%) Sybase
6 5 (15.63%) TIBCO
7 4 (12.50%) Sun
8 2 (6.25%) AppDynamics
8 2 (6.25%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) IFS
9 1 (3.13%) Infor
9 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft