The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 6 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 3.70% - -
As % of the Vendors category 14.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £430 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +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 Sussex region.

Vendors Category
Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
7 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sussex 25.93% 30.43% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £430 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Sussex

IBM
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAP
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Portal
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DTS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (50.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Production DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Production Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Basis
1 1 (50.00%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cognos
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) SAP