The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Stirling region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Scotland / Stirling
Rank 9 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 3.45% - 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% - 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Median daily rate £475 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £414 £376
% change year-on-year
-0.30% +10.18%
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 Stirling region.

Vendors Category
Stirling
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
16 20 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 55.17% 44.44% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 18
Median daily rate £338 £395 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.55% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £277 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.20 £23.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +33.33%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Stirling

IBM
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Stirling region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) REST

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling 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 (100.00%) FileNet
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) FileNet Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) J2EE
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript