The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 64 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -16
Contract jobs citing IBM 55 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.22% 3.04% 3.29%
As % of the Vendors category 6.75% 8.63% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 9 10
Median daily rate £256 £400 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.93% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £255 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £555 £327
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £26.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+18.86% -15.20%
IBM
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
815 255 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 62.50% 35.27% 46.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 542 125 114
Median daily rate £280 £295 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -11.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 27 15
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -45.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.33 £10.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £31.30 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -7 55 £256 -26.25% 4
IBM
North East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for IBM.

1 80 (80.00%) AIX
2 58 (58.00%) Linux
3 57 (57.00%) Red Hat
3 57 (57.00%) Security Cleared
4 53 (53.00%) ITIL
5 50 (50.00%) Unix
5 50 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 49 (49.00%) HP
7 47 (47.00%) Oracle
8 42 (42.00%) Service Delivery
9 38 (38.00%) SC Cleared
10 37 (37.00%) Solaris
11 32 (32.00%) Configuration Management
11 32 (32.00%) High Availability
12 30 (30.00%) Windows
12 30 (30.00%) Java
13 29 (29.00%) Perl
13 29 (29.00%) WebSphere Application Server
13 29 (29.00%) WebSphere
14 27 (27.00%) WebLogic
15 26 (26.00%) Middleware
15 26 (26.00%) Axway
16 24 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
16 24 (24.00%) RHCE
17 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
18 22 (22.00%) Change Management
19 21 (21.00%) Mainframe
19 21 (21.00%) zOS
19 21 (21.00%) Problem Management
19 21 (21.00%) EMC NetWorker

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 29 (29.00%) WebSphere
1 29 (29.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (27.00%) WebLogic
3 17 (17.00%) JBoss
4 13 (13.00%) MQSeries
4 13 (13.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 13 (13.00%) Tuxedo
5 12 (12.00%) Oracle Application Server
6 10 (10.00%) AquaLogic
7 7 (7.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (6.00%) Confluence
9 5 (5.00%) FileNet
10 2 (2.00%) CICS
10 2 (2.00%) OpenStack
11 1 (1.00%) CMS
11 1 (1.00%) IBM Domino
11 1 (1.00%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.00%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 2 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (13.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 10 (10.00%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (1.00%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.00%) Firewall
1 19 (19.00%) SAN
2 18 (18.00%) SSL
2 18 (18.00%) TCP/IP
3 13 (13.00%) LAN
3 13 (13.00%) VPN
3 13 (13.00%) WAN
4 9 (9.00%) FTP
5 7 (7.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 7 (7.00%) LDAP
5 7 (7.00%) Network Security
6 1 (1.00%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (1.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (1.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.00%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (2.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (6.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.00%) JIRA
2 1 (1.00%) CA Gen
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.00%) StarTeam
General
1 1 (1.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.00%) Linux Engineer
2 16 (16.00%) Linux Support
3 13 (13.00%) Administrator
3 13 (13.00%) Unix Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) Cloud Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (11.00%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (8.00%) Linux Support Engineer
7 7 (7.00%) Server Support
7 7 (7.00%) Technical Engineer
8 6 (6.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Linux Server Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Middleware Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.00%) Server Support Engineer
10 4 (4.00%) Backup Engineer
11 3 (3.00%) Mainframe Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) Middleware
2 14 (14.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 14 (14.00%) Software Packaging
3 13 (13.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (12.00%) J2EE
5 11 (11.00%) ISPF
6 3 (3.00%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (21.00%) Mainframe
3 20 (20.00%) Clustering
3 20 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 10 (10.00%) HACMP
5 7 (7.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (7.00%) DataPower
6 4 (4.00%) Private Cloud
7 2 (2.00%) AS400
8 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 80 (80.00%) AIX
2 58 (58.00%) Linux
3 50 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 50 (50.00%) Unix
4 37 (37.00%) Solaris
5 30 (30.00%) Windows
6 23 (23.00%) Windows Server
7 21 (21.00%) zOS
8 13 (13.00%) OS/390
9 9 (9.00%) MVS
10 6 (6.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (3.00%) HPUX
11 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (53.00%) ITIL
2 42 (42.00%) Service Delivery
3 32 (32.00%) Configuration Management
3 32 (32.00%) High Availability
4 22 (22.00%) Change Management
5 21 (21.00%) Problem Management
6 18 (18.00%) Release Management
7 17 (17.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 16 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (16.00%) OO
9 15 (15.00%) Service Management
10 14 (14.00%) Workflow
11 13 (13.00%) Change Control
11 13 (13.00%) DevOps
12 11 (11.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (11.00%) Security Management
13 9 (9.00%) Incident Management
13 9 (9.00%) QMS
14 8 (8.00%) ITIL V3
14 8 (8.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 30 (30.00%) Java
2 29 (29.00%) Perl
3 17 (17.00%) SQL
4 14 (14.00%) JCL
5 13 (13.00%) C
6 12 (12.00%) C++
7 11 (11.00%) REXX
8 7 (7.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (7.00%) VB
9 4 (4.00%) COBOL
10 3 (3.00%) Bourne shell
10 3 (3.00%) Korn
10 3 (3.00%) PowerShell
10 3 (3.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (57.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (38.00%) SC Cleared
3 24 (24.00%) RHCE
4 20 (20.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (10.00%) IBM AIX Certification
6 7 (7.00%) Degree
6 7 (7.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.00%) AAT
9 1 (1.00%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.00%) SLA
2 7 (7.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 20 (20.00%) KVM
2 17 (17.00%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (10.00%) GPFS
4 9 (9.00%) Time Sharing Option
5 7 (7.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 5 (5.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (3.00%) Docker
7 3 (3.00%) Firmware
8 2 (2.00%) Job Entry Subsystem
Systems Management
1 21 (21.00%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (16.00%) Puppet
3 10 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 6 (6.00%) Control-M
5 4 (4.00%) Legato
5 4 (4.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.00%) Simpana
5 4 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.00%) Netcool
6 3 (3.00%) PureDisk
6 3 (3.00%) SCOM
7 2 (2.00%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (1.00%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 57 (57.00%) Red Hat
2 49 (49.00%) HP
3 47 (47.00%) Oracle
4 26 (26.00%) Axway
5 19 (19.00%) CA
6 18 (18.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (18.00%) Sun
7 17 (17.00%) EMC
8 16 (16.00%) Informatica
8 16 (16.00%) Siebel
9 14 (14.00%) ServiceNow
10 10 (10.00%) Fujitsu
11 6 (6.00%) BMC
12 4 (4.00%) CommVault
12 4 (4.00%) Symantec
13 3 (3.00%) arcserve
13 3 (3.00%) SAP
14 1 (1.00%) Lotus
14 1 (1.00%) ReadSoft
14 1 (1.00%) TIBCO
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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