The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 26 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +14
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.93% 0.76% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 4.24% 1.29% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
118 155 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 45.56% 58.94% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 109 90
Median daily rate £388 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 12
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £12.90 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £18.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Southampton region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Southampton region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Southampton region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (83.33%) SQL
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) UML
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) ESRI
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) Informatica
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) ERD
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (83.33%) Tableau
1 5 (83.33%) Data Governance
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) PostGIS
1 5 (83.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (83.33%) Metadata Management
1 5 (83.33%) Power BI
2 4 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 4 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
1 5 (83.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (83.33%) NoSQL
1 5 (83.33%) Power BI
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Architect
1 5 (83.33%) Data Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) Data Governance
1 5 (83.33%) Data Integration
1 5 (83.33%) Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) Data Modelling
1 5 (83.33%) Enterprise Data Management
1 5 (83.33%) ERD
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 5 (83.33%) Metadata Management
1 5 (83.33%) UML
2 4 (66.67%) Information Management
2 4 (66.67%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (66.67%) Master Data Management
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Operations Management
3 1 (16.67%) Personalization
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) RHCE
1 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (16.67%) vSphere
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
1 1 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) ESRI
1 5 (83.33%) Informatica
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
1 5 (83.33%) SAP
1 5 (83.33%) Tableau
2 1 (16.67%) AppSense
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Symantec
2 1 (16.67%) VMware