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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 15 - 12
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 7.59% - 4.88%
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% - 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 2
Average daily rate
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£430 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.37%
IBM
Scotland

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
34 9 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stirling 43.04% 36.00% 41.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 1 11
Average daily rate £400 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £475 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Stirling

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Stirling region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Stirling region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Stirling

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stirling

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM.

1 9 (69.23%) FileNet
2 8 (61.54%) Banking
3 6 (46.15%) Workflow
4 5 (38.46%) Document Management
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Java
6 3 (23.08%) MS Office
6 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) Web Services
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Documentum
6 3 (23.08%) Spring
6 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
6 3 (23.08%) HTML
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
7 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
7 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
7 2 (15.38%) Change Data Capture
7 2 (15.38%) HTML5
7 2 (15.38%) Dojo
7 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (15.38%) ETL
7 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
7 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (15.38%) DataStage
7 2 (15.38%) FileNet Content Manager

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Stirling by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Stirling region citing IBM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited IBM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (69.23%) FileNet
2 3 (23.08%) Documentum
2 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) RoboHelp
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) FileNet Content Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (15.38%) DataStage
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
2 1 (7.69%) JSUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) FileNet Developer
3 2 (15.38%) DataStage Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
4 1 (7.69%) IT Trainer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Documentum Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Designer
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration and Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) Web Services
1 3 (23.08%) Spring
1 3 (23.08%) Hibernate
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) Dojo
2 2 (15.38%) CSS
3 1 (7.69%) JSP
3 1 (7.69%) REST
3 1 (7.69%) Sass
3 1 (7.69%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
1 1 (7.69%) Mainframe
1 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) UNIX
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Workflow
2 5 (38.46%) Document Management
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) ETL
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) RAD
5 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Release Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
5 1 (7.69%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (7.69%) Separation of Concerns
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) PL/SQL
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCT
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe