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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 69 65 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 22 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.79% 2.21% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 3.64% 4.59% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 9
Median daily rate £401 £450 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £408 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £585 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.58% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -10.17%
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
605 676 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 49.19% 48.18% 50.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 421 396 351
Median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £265 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 32
Median hourly rate £27.38 £18.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.97% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £15.40 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.97 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Surrey region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 4 £380 -
Woking 0 1 - -
Camberley - 1 - -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (36.84%) Linux
1 21 (36.84%) HP
2 19 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 14 (24.56%) Finance
4 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
4 11 (19.30%) Unix
4 11 (19.30%) SQL
4 11 (19.30%) Logistics
5 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
5 10 (17.54%) C
5 10 (17.54%) DB2
5 10 (17.54%) VMware
5 10 (17.54%) Project Management
6 9 (15.79%) Change Management
6 9 (15.79%) Migration
6 9 (15.79%) Banking
6 9 (15.79%) Windows
6 9 (15.79%) Solaris
6 9 (15.79%) Citrix
6 9 (15.79%) Cisco
6 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.04%) AIX
7 8 (14.04%) Perl
7 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
8 7 (12.28%) Tivoli
8 7 (12.28%) Middleware
8 7 (12.28%) AS400
8 7 (12.28%) Oracle

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (5.26%) JBoss
2 3 (5.26%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.51%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.28%) SAN
2 6 (10.53%) DHCP
2 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.51%) LAN
3 2 (3.51%) Network Security
3 2 (3.51%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.75%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) DB2
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.51%) DataStage
3 2 (3.51%) MarkLogic
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.75%) Big Data
4 1 (1.75%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.75%) DTS
4 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.75%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) OLAP
4 1 (1.75%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) QualityStage
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Ant
1 2 (3.51%) Burp Suite
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) GitLab
1 2 (3.51%) Jasmine
1 2 (3.51%) JUnit
1 2 (3.51%) Sinon.JS
1 2 (3.51%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (3.51%) Subversion
1 2 (3.51%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.75%) ProC
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 5 (8.77%) Retail
4 4 (7.02%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Architect
2 11 (19.30%) Server Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Administrator
3 9 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) Unix Administrator
4 7 (12.28%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Citrix Specialist
5 6 (10.53%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Linux Operator
5 6 (10.53%) Linux Specialist
5 6 (10.53%) VMware Specialist
6 5 (8.77%) Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Architect
6 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Data Centre Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) COBOL Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Developer
8 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Middleware
2 3 (5.26%) HTML
2 3 (5.26%) JSP
2 3 (5.26%) Spring
3 2 (3.51%) J2EE
3 2 (3.51%) JDBC
3 2 (3.51%) LAMP
3 2 (3.51%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (17.54%) Mathematics
3 7 (12.28%) AS400
4 6 (10.53%) Clustering
4 6 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (10.53%) iSeries
5 5 (8.77%) Mainframe
6 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.75%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.75%) Statistics
7 1 (1.75%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (1.75%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 21 (36.84%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (15.79%) Solaris
3 9 (15.79%) Windows
4 8 (14.04%) AIX
4 8 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.30%) Logistics
2 10 (17.54%) Project Management
3 9 (15.79%) Change Management
3 9 (15.79%) Migration
4 7 (12.28%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 6 (10.53%) Performance Monitoring
5 6 (10.53%) Scrum
5 6 (10.53%) Server Patching
6 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
7 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.02%) DevOps
7 4 (7.02%) Process Management
7 4 (7.02%) SOA
7 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
8 3 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.26%) Presales
8 3 (5.26%) Service Delivery
9 2 (3.51%) Financial Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) SQL
2 10 (17.54%) C
3 8 (14.04%) Perl
3 8 (14.04%) Shell Script
4 6 (10.53%) Bourne shell
4 6 (10.53%) Java
5 3 (5.26%) COBOL
5 3 (5.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.51%) AWK
6 2 (3.51%) Korn
6 2 (3.51%) PHP
6 2 (3.51%) sed
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.75%) VCAP
3 1 (1.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) QA
2 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (10.53%) Veritas File System
1 6 (10.53%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.51%) Docker
4 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.28%) Tivoli
2 6 (10.53%) Legato
2 6 (10.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.51%) Ansible
3 2 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.51%) Puppet
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle ZFS
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (1.75%) SCCM
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) HP
2 11 (19.30%) Red Hat
3 10 (17.54%) VMware
4 9 (15.79%) Cisco
4 9 (15.79%) Citrix
5 8 (14.04%) Microsoft
6 7 (12.28%) EMC
6 7 (12.28%) Oracle
6 7 (12.28%) Veritas
7 6 (10.53%) Dell
7 6 (10.53%) Sun
8 5 (8.77%) Cognos
9 4 (7.02%) Software AG
10 3 (5.26%) Apigee
10 3 (5.26%) MuleSoft
10 3 (5.26%) Pega
10 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
11 2 (3.51%) F5
11 2 (3.51%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.75%) Splunk