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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 65 65 73
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing IBM 25 21 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.88% 1.58% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 3.03% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 1
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£335 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.55% +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -8.23%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £19.50 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -36.48%
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
671 694 689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 50.34% 52.30% 52.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 420 316
Average daily rate £368 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 34 56
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £24.38 £36.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 2014.

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
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 19 September 2014. 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
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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
Camberley - 3 £450 -
Redhill - 1 - -
Staines - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 17 (30.91%) Oracle
3 16 (29.09%) Linux
4 15 (27.27%) ITIL
5 14 (25.45%) HP
5 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
6 13 (23.64%) UNIX
7 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (20.00%) VMware
8 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 10 (18.18%) Cisco
8 10 (18.18%) Java
8 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (14.55%) Tivoli
10 8 (14.55%) SQL
10 8 (14.55%) Finance
11 7 (12.73%) AIX
11 7 (12.73%) Service Management
11 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
11 7 (12.73%) WebSphere MQ
11 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
12 6 (10.91%) Master Data Management
12 6 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
12 6 (10.91%) TIBCO
12 6 (10.91%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (10.91%) DataStage

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 14 (25.45%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.36%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (7.27%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (7.27%) IIS
4 2 (3.64%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
5 1 (1.82%) Liferay
5 1 (1.82%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.82%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.82%) FileNet
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 6 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.27%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.64%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.64%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.64%) SAP BPC
3 1 (1.82%) Cordys
3 1 (1.82%) Magento
3 1 (1.82%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.82%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (9.09%) DNS
3 4 (7.27%) SAN
3 4 (7.27%) LAN
3 4 (7.27%) Network Security
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) FTP
4 2 (3.64%) HTTP
4 2 (3.64%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.82%) IPv4
5 1 (1.82%) SSL
5 1 (1.82%) DHCP
5 1 (1.82%) DMZ
5 1 (1.82%) Intranet
5 1 (1.82%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.91%) DataStage
2 6 (10.91%) Spotfire
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) DB2
4 3 (5.45%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (3.64%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Ant
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.64%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.64%) Maven
2 2 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.82%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.82%) JIRA
3 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.82%) WebLOAD
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.82%) Toad
3 1 (1.82%) Introscope
3 1 (1.82%) JMeter
3 1 (1.82%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.82%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 6 (10.91%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (7.27%) Japanese Language
4 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
4 2 (3.64%) Legal
4 2 (3.64%) Banking
5 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Architect
2 8 (14.55%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (12.73%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Service Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.91%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Data Centre Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Developer
5 4 (7.27%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Data Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (7.27%) Tivoli Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Storage Specialist
6 3 (5.45%) Consultant
6 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.45%) Storage Manager
7 2 (3.64%) Software Licensing Consultant
7 2 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.64%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (9.09%) J2EE
3 4 (7.27%) REST
3 4 (7.27%) COM
3 4 (7.27%) XML
3 4 (7.27%) JMS
3 4 (7.27%) Flash
4 3 (5.45%) Web Services
4 3 (5.45%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (3.64%) Middleware
5 2 (3.64%) SOAP
5 2 (3.64%) XSL
5 2 (3.64%) XSLT
5 2 (3.64%) WCF
5 2 (3.64%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (1.82%) JPA
6 1 (1.82%) Java EE
6 1 (1.82%) JRules
6 1 (1.82%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Clustering
2 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.64%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.64%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.64%) iSeries
4 1 (1.82%) DataPower
4 1 (1.82%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.82%) CMDB
4 1 (1.82%) Wiki
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.82%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (38.18%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Linux
3 13 (23.64%) UNIX
4 11 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (12.73%) AIX
8 4 (7.27%) Solaris
8 4 (7.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.82%) SUSE
9 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.82%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 7 (12.73%) Service Management
2 7 (12.73%) Service Delivery
3 6 (10.91%) Master Data Management
3 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
3 6 (10.91%) CRM
3 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (10.91%) Data Management
4 5 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 5 (9.09%) Business Continuity
4 5 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
4 5 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (7.27%) Analytics
5 4 (7.27%) Change Management
5 4 (7.27%) Data Modelling
5 4 (7.27%) SOA
5 4 (7.27%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.45%) Data Cleansing
6 3 (5.45%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.18%) Java
2 8 (14.55%) SQL
3 5 (9.09%) Perl
4 3 (5.45%) Python
4 3 (5.45%) C
4 3 (5.45%) C#
5 2 (3.64%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.82%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.64%) Degree
1 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
1 2 (3.64%) HP AIS
2 1 (1.82%) CISA
2 1 (1.82%) CISM
2 1 (1.82%) ISEB
2 1 (1.82%) CISSP
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (3.64%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.82%) Sendmail
4 1 (1.82%) XenServer
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.82%) Veritas File System
4 1 (1.82%) Samba
4 1 (1.82%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (14.55%) Tivoli
2 4 (7.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (5.45%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.64%) nmon
4 2 (3.64%) SCCM
4 2 (3.64%) SCOM
4 2 (3.64%) SCVMM
4 2 (3.64%) WSUS
5 1 (1.82%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.82%) Legato
5 1 (1.82%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.82%) Control-M
5 1 (1.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Oracle
2 14 (25.45%) HP
3 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) VMware
4 10 (18.18%) Cisco
5 6 (10.91%) TIBCO
5 6 (10.91%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (10.91%) SAP
5 6 (10.91%) Axway
6 5 (9.09%) JBoss
6 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 4 (7.27%) McAfee
7 4 (7.27%) Sun
7 4 (7.27%) Brocade
8 3 (5.45%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.45%) webMethods
9 2 (3.64%) F5
9 2 (3.64%) ArcSight
9 2 (3.64%) Software AG
9 2 (3.64%) Dell