The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 7 12 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 13.46% 2.04% -
As % of the Vendors category 21.88% 3.57% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £37.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-33.55% +35.45%
IBM
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Stevenage
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 28 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 61.54% 57.14% 60.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 7 9
Median daily rate £350 £310 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £282 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £14.88 £14.85 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.16% -59.86%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

IBM
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for IBM.

1 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
1 6 (85.71%) Quality Management
1 6 (85.71%) Requirements Management
1 6 (85.71%) Project Planning
2 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) Unix
2 1 (14.29%) AIX
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) HP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Configuration Management
1 6 (85.71%) Project Planning
1 6 (85.71%) Quality Management
1 6 (85.71%) Requirements Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) HP