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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 63 61 66
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM 22 26 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.72% 2.03% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 3.35% 3.87% 3.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 9
Average daily rate
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£338 £344 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £314 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 3
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -35.48%
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
657 672 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 51.29% 52.58% 48.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 359 385 311
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 61
Average hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% -15.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Epsom - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Leatherhead - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Weybridge - - - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (54.24%) Windows
2 24 (40.68%) ITIL
3 19 (32.20%) UNIX
4 17 (28.81%) Tivoli
5 14 (23.73%) Linux
6 13 (22.03%) Oracle
6 13 (22.03%) VMware
6 13 (22.03%) Business Continuity
6 13 (22.03%) WebSphere
7 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (20.34%) Cisco
7 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
7 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (20.34%) HP
8 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
9 10 (16.95%) NetBackup
9 10 (16.95%) BizTalk Server
9 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (15.25%) Symantec
10 9 (15.25%) SQL
11 8 (13.56%) Java
11 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
11 8 (13.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 8 (13.56%) Intel
11 8 (13.56%) Service Management
11 8 (13.56%) Resource Management
11 8 (13.56%) Business Continuity Management
11 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (22.03%) WebSphere
2 10 (16.95%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (6.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.08%) IIS
5 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.69%) FileNet
6 1 (1.69%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.69%) Liferay
6 1 (1.69%) Confluence
6 1 (1.69%) Lync
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.69%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
3 1 (1.69%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.78%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.39%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.39%) SAP BPC
2 2 (3.39%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.69%) SAP SRM
3 1 (1.69%) Cordys
3 1 (1.69%) Magento
3 1 (1.69%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (11.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (8.47%) DNS
2 5 (8.47%) Network Security
2 5 (8.47%) LAN
3 4 (6.78%) SAN
4 3 (5.08%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.08%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) HTTP
6 1 (1.69%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) DMZ
6 1 (1.69%) Intranet
6 1 (1.69%) Extranet
6 1 (1.69%) SSL
6 1 (1.69%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
2 6 (10.17%) Spotfire
2 6 (10.17%) DataStage
3 3 (5.08%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.39%) DB2
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Ant
2 2 (3.39%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.39%) Maven
2 2 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.69%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.69%) JIRA
3 1 (1.69%) WebLOAD
3 1 (1.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.69%) CppUnit
3 1 (1.69%) Toad
3 1 (1.69%) Introscope
3 1 (1.69%) JMeter
3 1 (1.69%) Bugzilla
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 7 (11.86%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (6.78%) Japanese Language
2 4 (6.78%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Architect
2 11 (18.64%) Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Technical Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Services Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Service Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Applications Manager
5 5 (8.47%) Data Centre Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Administrator
5 5 (8.47%) Data Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Specialist
7 3 (5.08%) Storage Manager
7 3 (5.08%) Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Licensing Consultant
7 3 (5.08%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Data Centre Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Software Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) J2EE
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (6.78%) Flash
2 4 (6.78%) JMS
2 4 (6.78%) COM
2 4 (6.78%) .NET
2 4 (6.78%) XML
2 4 (6.78%) REST
3 3 (5.08%) Web Services
3 3 (5.08%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (3.39%) WCF
4 2 (3.39%) SOAP
4 2 (3.39%) XSL
4 2 (3.39%) XSLT
4 2 (3.39%) Middleware
5 1 (1.69%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.69%) JRules
5 1 (1.69%) Java EE
5 1 (1.69%) XSD
5 1 (1.69%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Thin Client
1 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
1 4 (6.78%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.39%) Clustering
3 2 (3.39%) iSeries
4 1 (1.69%) DataPower
4 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.69%) CMDB
4 1 (1.69%) Wiki
4 1 (1.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 32 (54.24%) Windows
2 19 (32.20%) UNIX
3 14 (23.73%) Linux
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (6.78%) AIX
7 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.69%) HPUX
8 1 (1.69%) Solaris
8 1 (1.69%) SUSE
8 1 (1.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) ITIL
2 13 (22.03%) Business Continuity
3 8 (13.56%) Service Management
3 8 (13.56%) Resource Management
3 8 (13.56%) Business Continuity Management
4 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
5 6 (10.17%) Project Management
5 6 (10.17%) CRM
5 6 (10.17%) Data Management
5 6 (10.17%) Master Data Management
6 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.47%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.78%) SOA
7 4 (6.78%) Change Management
7 4 (6.78%) Scrum
7 4 (6.78%) Asset Management
7 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
7 4 (6.78%) Analytics
7 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) SQL
2 8 (13.56%) Java
3 4 (6.78%) Perl
4 3 (5.08%) C
4 3 (5.08%) C#
4 3 (5.08%) Python
5 2 (3.39%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (1.69%) ISEB
2 1 (1.69%) CISSP
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.69%) SSCP
2 1 (1.69%) CISA
2 1 (1.69%) CISM
2 1 (1.69%) CEH
2 1 (1.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (18.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.56%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
5 1 (1.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (28.81%) Tivoli
2 10 (16.95%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.39%) WSUS
4 2 (3.39%) SCCM
4 2 (3.39%) SCOM
4 2 (3.39%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (22.03%) Oracle
1 13 (22.03%) VMware
2 12 (20.34%) HP
2 12 (20.34%) Cisco
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) Symantec
4 8 (13.56%) Intel
5 6 (10.17%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (10.17%) TIBCO
5 6 (10.17%) SAP
5 6 (10.17%) Axway
6 5 (8.47%) JBoss
7 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.78%) Brocade
8 3 (5.08%) SolarWinds
8 3 (5.08%) McAfee
8 3 (5.08%) webMethods
9 2 (3.39%) Software AG
9 2 (3.39%) Dell
9 2 (3.39%) F5