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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 14 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 1.96% 2.22% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 3.64% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £424 £424
% change year-on-year
-2.76% +0.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £31.44 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+16.09% -0.26%
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
28 55 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stevenage 54.90% 61.11% 43.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 16 9
Median daily rate £258 £500 £266
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.50% +87.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £315 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £21.53 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.69% +43.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.89 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+0.64% -0.63%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (50.00%) C
2 2 (50.00%) C++
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 2 (50.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (25.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (50.00%) SSL
1 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) C++
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) MCP
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cognos
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (25.00%) HP