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 28 April 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 64 79 64
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing IBM 36 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.70% 1.02% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 4.83% 2.15% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 11 14
Average daily rate £434 £375 £453
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.73% -17.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £285 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -2.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 8
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £26.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £35.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +75.00%
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
746 650 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 55.92% 47.38% 53.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 355 391
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £246 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 35 43
Average hourly rate £28.75 £15.75 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.53% -37.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.43 £10.75 £14.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%

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 28 April 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
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 28 April 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
Camberley - 11 £425 -
Redhill +4 10 - -
Woking - 3 £425 -
Guildford - 2 £475 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 41 (56.16%) Linux
2 39 (53.42%) Data Centre
3 34 (46.58%) Cisco
4 33 (45.21%) SQL
5 32 (43.84%) Windows
6 31 (42.47%) VMware
7 30 (41.10%) DB2
8 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (36.99%) Citrix
10 26 (35.62%) Change Management
10 26 (35.62%) Tivoli
11 24 (32.88%) AS400
11 24 (32.88%) iSeries
11 24 (32.88%) Incident Management
12 18 (24.66%) Oracle
13 17 (23.29%) Unix
14 16 (21.92%) HP
15 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
15 14 (19.18%) Finance
16 13 (17.81%) AIX
16 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
17 12 (16.44%) TOGAF
17 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
18 11 (15.07%) Sun
18 11 (15.07%) Quality Management
19 10 (13.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 10 (13.70%) Mathematics
19 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
20 9 (12.33%) ArcSight
20 9 (12.33%) Embedded Systems

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 9 (12.33%) IIS
2 8 (10.96%) WebSphere
3 5 (6.85%) JBoss
4 3 (4.11%) SAS
5 2 (2.74%) Apache
5 2 (2.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.74%) FileNet
5 2 (2.74%) MQSeries
5 2 (2.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.74%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (4.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) SAN
2 5 (6.85%) DHCP
2 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) Converged Networks
3 3 (4.11%) Network Security
4 1 (1.37%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (41.10%) DB2
2 6 (8.22%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (6.85%) DataStage
3 5 (6.85%) MySQL
3 5 (6.85%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (6.85%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.48%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.11%) QualityStage
6 2 (2.74%) Big Data
6 2 (2.74%) DTS
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.74%) MarkLogic
6 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Ant
1 2 (2.74%) Burp Suite
1 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.74%) GitLab
1 2 (2.74%) Jasmine
1 2 (2.74%) JUnit
1 2 (2.74%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (2.74%) Sinon.JS
1 2 (2.74%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.74%) Subversion
1 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (19.18%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Retail
4 4 (5.48%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Back Office
5 2 (2.74%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Linux Operator
1 24 (32.88%) Linux Specialist
2 22 (30.14%) Citrix Specialist
2 22 (30.14%) VMware Specialist
3 17 (23.29%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Analyst
4 9 (12.33%) Security Architect
5 8 (10.96%) Administrator
5 8 (10.96%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Server Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (8.22%) Unix Systems Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) Production Support Analyst
7 5 (6.85%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) DBA
8 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.48%) Production DBA
8 4 (5.48%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (4.11%) CISSP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Middleware
2 4 (5.48%) J2EE
2 4 (5.48%) XML
3 3 (4.11%) .NET
4 2 (2.74%) HTML
4 2 (2.74%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (2.74%) JDBC
4 2 (2.74%) LAMP
4 2 (2.74%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (2.74%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.37%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 39 (53.42%) Data Centre
2 24 (32.88%) AS400
2 24 (32.88%) iSeries
3 10 (13.70%) Mathematics
4 9 (12.33%) Embedded Systems
4 9 (12.33%) Smartcard
5 6 (8.22%) Driving Licence
6 5 (6.85%) Clustering
6 5 (6.85%) Computer Science
7 3 (4.11%) Public Cloud
7 3 (4.11%) Web 2.0
8 2 (2.74%) Derivative
8 2 (2.74%) Equities
8 2 (2.74%) Fixed Income
8 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
9 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.37%) FMCG
9 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.37%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 41 (56.16%) Linux
2 32 (43.84%) Windows
3 28 (38.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (23.29%) Unix
5 13 (17.81%) AIX
6 9 (12.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (10.96%) Solaris
8 7 (9.59%) Windows Server
9 3 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (1.37%) i5/OS
10 1 (1.37%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.62%) Change Management
2 24 (32.88%) Incident Management
3 13 (17.81%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (16.44%) TOGAF
5 11 (15.07%) Quality Management
6 10 (13.70%) Waterfall
7 9 (12.33%) Business Development
7 9 (12.33%) Data Protection
7 9 (12.33%) Information Security
7 9 (12.33%) ITIL
7 9 (12.33%) PRINCE2
7 9 (12.33%) Project Management
7 9 (12.33%) SABSA
8 7 (9.59%) Security Architecture
8 7 (9.59%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (8.22%) Logistics
9 6 (8.22%) Migration
9 6 (8.22%) Security Management
9 6 (8.22%) Security Testing
10 5 (6.85%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 33 (45.21%) SQL
2 9 (12.33%) Shell Script
3 8 (10.96%) Java
4 7 (9.59%) Perl
5 5 (6.85%) Bourne shell
5 5 (6.85%) C
6 2 (2.74%) AWK
6 2 (2.74%) Korn
6 2 (2.74%) PHP
6 2 (2.74%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.74%) sed
6 2 (2.74%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.74%) VBScript
7 1 (1.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (12.33%) CISA
1 9 (12.33%) CISM
1 9 (12.33%) CISSP
1 9 (12.33%) Degree
1 9 (12.33%) IISP
2 3 (4.11%) CCNA
2 3 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.11%) ISEB
2 3 (4.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 9 (12.33%) ISAE 3402
2 9 (12.33%) ISO 9001
2 9 (12.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (12.33%) ISO27005
2 9 (12.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (4.11%) COBIT
4 2 (2.74%) GxP
4 2 (2.74%) QA
5 1 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (9.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.85%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.85%) Hyper-V
2 5 (6.85%) Veritas File System
2 5 (6.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 3 (4.11%) vSphere
4 2 (2.74%) Docker
4 2 (2.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (35.62%) Tivoli
2 5 (6.85%) Legato
2 5 (6.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.74%) Ansible
3 2 (2.74%) Control-M
3 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.74%) Puppet
3 2 (2.74%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.37%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.37%) SCCM
4 1 (1.37%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Cisco
2 31 (42.47%) VMware
3 27 (36.99%) Citrix
4 18 (24.66%) Oracle
5 16 (21.92%) HP
6 14 (19.18%) Microsoft
7 12 (16.44%) Red Hat
8 11 (15.07%) Sun
9 9 (12.33%) ArcSight
9 9 (12.33%) Barracuda Networks
9 9 (12.33%) Intel Security
9 9 (12.33%) Qualys
9 9 (12.33%) Tripwire
10 6 (8.22%) Veritas
11 5 (6.85%) Cognos
11 5 (6.85%) Dell
11 5 (6.85%) EMC
12 4 (5.48%) Informatica
13 3 (4.11%) SAP
14 2 (2.74%) Sybase