The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 14 February 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 59 80 62
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Contract jobs citing IBM 40 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.33% 0.93% 2.36%
As % of the Vendors category 6.10% 2.02% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 25
Average daily rate £443 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.15% +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £409 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.18% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 0
Average hourly rate £51.25 £42.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.58% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +100.00%
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
656 642 615
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 54.53% 45.89% 48.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 344 311
Average daily rate £400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 30 22
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £11.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.40 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+23.56% +5.45%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

IBM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

IBM Hourly Rate Histogram in Surrey

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 19 £425 -
Camberley - 2 - -
Guildford +6 1 £475 +11.76% 1
Reigate - 1 - -
Weybridge - 1 - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 44 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 41 (53.95%) Windows
3 38 (50.00%) SQL
4 37 (48.68%) Linux
5 36 (47.37%) Cisco
5 36 (47.37%) VMware
6 35 (46.05%) DB2
7 31 (40.79%) Tivoli
7 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (39.47%) Citrix
9 29 (38.16%) AS400
9 29 (38.16%) Change Management
10 28 (36.84%) iSeries
10 28 (36.84%) Incident Management
11 26 (34.21%) Oracle
12 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
13 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
14 15 (19.74%) Waterfall
15 12 (15.79%) TOGAF
15 12 (15.79%) Finance
15 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
16 11 (14.47%) HP
17 10 (13.16%) ERP
17 10 (13.16%) ITIL
18 9 (11.84%) Quality Management
18 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (11.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
18 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
18 9 (11.84%) Unix
19 8 (10.53%) ISO 9001

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 8 (10.53%) IIS
2 7 (9.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.26%) JBoss
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.63%) FileNet
4 2 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.63%) SAS
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.32%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.26%) HFM
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.32%) Maximo
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.32%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Converged Networks
1 4 (5.26%) Network Security
1 4 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (1.32%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (1.32%) LAN
2 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (46.05%) DB2
2 9 (11.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.21%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.89%) IBM InfoSphere
5 4 (5.26%) Essbase
5 4 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.26%) MySQL
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (5.26%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (3.95%) DataStage
7 2 (2.63%) QualityStage
8 1 (1.32%) Big Data
8 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.32%) DTS
8 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database
8 1 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (5.26%) Visual Studio
1 4 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.63%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (1.32%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (15.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.26%) Retail
3 3 (3.95%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.63%) Back Office
5 1 (1.32%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (36.84%) Linux Operator
1 28 (36.84%) Linux Specialist
2 21 (27.63%) Architect
3 15 (19.74%) Citrix Specialist
3 15 (19.74%) VMware Specialist
4 10 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (11.84%) Analyst
6 8 (10.53%) Security Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Server Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) Support Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Business Analyst
9 4 (5.26%) Integration Architect
9 4 (5.26%) Technical Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Data Architect
10 3 (3.95%) DBA
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Production DBA
10 3 (3.95%) Programme Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.95%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.21%) Middleware
1 7 (9.21%) XML
2 4 (5.26%) AppFabric
2 4 (5.26%) EDI
2 4 (5.26%) HTML
2 4 (5.26%) MDX
2 4 (5.26%) MSMQ
2 4 (5.26%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 4 (5.26%) REST
2 4 (5.26%) SOAP
2 4 (5.26%) WCF
2 4 (5.26%) Web Services
2 4 (5.26%) WF
3 3 (3.95%) .NET
3 3 (3.95%) J2EE
4 2 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (1.32%) Ajax
5 1 (1.32%) HTML5
5 1 (1.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 44 (57.89%) Data Centre
2 29 (38.16%) AS400
3 28 (36.84%) iSeries
4 8 (10.53%) Embedded Systems
4 8 (10.53%) Smartcard
5 6 (7.89%) Driving Licence
6 5 (6.58%) Mathematics
7 4 (5.26%) Computer Science
7 4 (5.26%) Data Integration
7 4 (5.26%) Public Cloud
7 4 (5.26%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (2.63%) Derivative
8 2 (2.63%) Equities
8 2 (2.63%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.32%) FMCG
9 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.32%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 41 (53.95%) Windows
2 37 (48.68%) Linux
3 31 (40.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 9 (11.84%) Unix
6 8 (10.53%) AIX
7 3 (3.95%) i5/OS
7 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.32%) Android
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) Change Management
2 28 (36.84%) Incident Management
3 17 (22.37%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (19.74%) Waterfall
5 12 (15.79%) TOGAF
6 10 (13.16%) ERP
6 10 (13.16%) ITIL
7 9 (11.84%) Quality Management
7 9 (11.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.53%) Business Development
8 8 (10.53%) Data Protection
8 8 (10.53%) ETL
8 8 (10.53%) Information Security
8 8 (10.53%) Project Management
8 8 (10.53%) SABSA
9 7 (9.21%) PRINCE2
9 7 (9.21%) Security Architecture
10 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (7.89%) Security Management
10 6 (7.89%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (10.53%) Java
3 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.32%) C
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) LotusScript
5 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.32%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.32%) VB
5 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) CISA
1 8 (10.53%) CISM
1 8 (10.53%) CISSP
1 8 (10.53%) Degree
1 8 (10.53%) IISP
2 4 (5.26%) CCNA
2 4 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (3.95%) ISEB
4 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (10.53%) ISAE 3402
2 8 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 8 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (10.53%) ISO27005
2 8 (10.53%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.26%) COBIT
4 3 (3.95%) GxP
5 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (6.58%) vSphere
4 4 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (40.79%) Tivoli
2 6 (7.89%) Control-M
3 2 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.32%) SCCM
4 1 (1.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (47.37%) Cisco
1 36 (47.37%) VMware
2 30 (39.47%) Citrix
3 26 (34.21%) Oracle
4 18 (23.68%) Microsoft
5 11 (14.47%) HP
6 8 (10.53%) ArcSight
6 8 (10.53%) Barracuda Networks
6 8 (10.53%) Intel Security
6 8 (10.53%) Qualys
6 8 (10.53%) Tripwire
7 7 (9.21%) Red Hat
8 6 (7.89%) Sun
9 4 (5.26%) Hyperion
9 4 (5.26%) JD Edwards
10 3 (3.95%) Axway
10 3 (3.95%) Cognos
10 3 (3.95%) Informatica
10 3 (3.95%) SAP
11 2 (2.63%) Charles River