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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank - 42 42
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton - 0.58% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.14% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £375 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -0.26%
IBM
Hampshire

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
116 175 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 54.21% 51.02% 40.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 126 98
Median daily rate £350 £363 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £650 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 5
Median hourly rate £12.50 £16.00 £15.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% +2.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.10 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £46.02 £23.73
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Eloqua
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Presales
2 1 (33.33%) FabricPath
2 1 (33.33%) TRILL
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Unica
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (33.33%) OS/400
2 1 (33.33%) VPN

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (33.33%) Eloqua
1 1 (33.33%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) BGP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) FabricPath
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) IPsec
1 1 (33.33%) IPv4
1 1 (33.33%) IPv6
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) MPLS
1 1 (33.33%) OSPF
1 1 (33.33%) SMS
1 1 (33.33%) TRILL
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Content Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Lisp
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (33.33%) VMware