The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 41 23 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +19
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.55% 4.64% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 3.72% 9.93% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 3
Average daily rate
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£375 £518 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.60% +15.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Vendors Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 151 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 41.59% 46.75% 50.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 120 149
Average daily rate £420 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 6
Average hourly rate £22.69 £14.02 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.89% -11.01%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £14.03 £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Swindon region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 11 (57.89%) SAP
3 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
4 7 (36.84%) Banking
5 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
5 6 (31.58%) ITIL
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) EMC
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) Unisys
6 5 (26.32%) SOA
6 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (26.32%) Process Management
6 5 (26.32%) Data Security
6 5 (26.32%) Retail
6 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
6 5 (26.32%) Mobile Banking
7 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (21.05%) UNIX
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (15.79%) VB
8 3 (15.79%) J2EE
8 3 (15.79%) DB2
8 3 (15.79%) Jython
8 3 (15.79%) Korn
8 3 (15.79%) SAP Implementation
8 3 (15.79%) SAP Security

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (10.53%) IIS
2 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) SAP GRC
2 1 (5.26%) BASE24
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) SSL
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (5.26%) ATM
2 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Ant
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
3 5 (26.32%) Retail Banking
4 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Technical Architect
2 5 (26.32%) Applications Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) SAP Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modeller
4 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Support
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Support
5 1 (5.26%) SAP Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (15.79%) J2EE
3 2 (10.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) EFT
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Tandem
2 1 (5.26%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) UNIX
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) ITIL
1 6 (31.58%) TOGAF
2 5 (26.32%) SOA
2 5 (26.32%) Process Management
2 5 (26.32%) Data Security
2 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Implementation
3 3 (15.79%) SAP Security
4 2 (10.53%) Data Governance
4 2 (10.53%) Business Transformation
4 2 (10.53%) Data Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Management
4 2 (10.53%) UML
4 2 (10.53%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VB
1 3 (15.79%) Jython
1 3 (15.79%) Korn
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.26%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) SAP
2 6 (31.58%) EMC
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Unisys
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) Siebel
5 1 (5.26%) HP
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