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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 56 51 63
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing IBM 45 29 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.79% 3.42% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 7.04% 8.43% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 11 0
Median daily rate £305 £320 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £423 £425
% change year-on-year
-4.14% -0.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.44 £31.53
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -0.26%
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
639 344 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 53.79% 40.61% 41.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 203 132
Median daily rate £320 £354 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £289 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £560 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 27 24
Median hourly rate £28.00 £27.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £12.47 £10.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £38.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -2 43 £308 -3.90% 4
Sunderland -5 1 - -
IBM
North East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 94 (78.33%) AIX
2 65 (54.17%) ITIL
2 65 (54.17%) Linux
3 62 (51.67%) Red Hat
4 60 (50.00%) Security Cleared
5 57 (47.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 57 (47.50%) Unix
5 57 (47.50%) Oracle
6 56 (46.67%) Service Delivery
7 51 (42.50%) HP
8 46 (38.33%) Solaris
9 41 (34.17%) Java
10 40 (33.33%) Windows
10 40 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 39 (32.50%) High Availability
12 38 (31.67%) Configuration Management
13 37 (30.83%) WebSphere
14 36 (30.00%) Middleware
14 36 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
15 34 (28.33%) Perl
15 34 (28.33%) Windows Server
16 31 (25.83%) RHCE
17 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
17 30 (25.00%) WebLogic
18 29 (24.17%) Change Management
19 28 (23.33%) Problem Management
19 28 (23.33%) Axway
20 27 (22.50%) KVM
20 27 (22.50%) Clustering
20 27 (22.50%) Compliance Management

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 37 (30.83%) WebSphere
2 36 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 30 (25.00%) WebLogic
4 22 (18.33%) MQSeries
5 21 (17.50%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 21 (17.50%) Tuxedo
6 16 (13.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 15 (12.50%) JBoss
8 14 (11.67%) AquaLogic
9 9 (7.50%) Oracle Workflow
10 8 (6.67%) FileNet
11 4 (3.33%) OpenStack
12 3 (2.50%) CICS
13 2 (1.67%) Apache
13 2 (1.67%) Confluence
13 2 (1.67%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.83%) CMS
14 1 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.83%) InDesign
2 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (11.67%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 14 (11.67%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.83%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.67%) DigitalOcean
1 2 (1.67%) GitHub
1 2 (1.67%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.67%) Linode
1 2 (1.67%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.83%) SSL
2 23 (19.17%) SAN
3 20 (16.67%) Firewall
4 19 (15.83%) TCP/IP
5 9 (7.50%) FTP
5 9 (7.50%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (7.50%) LDAP
5 9 (7.50%) Network Security
6 8 (6.67%) LAN
6 8 (6.67%) VPN
6 8 (6.67%) WAN
7 1 (0.83%) BIG-IP
7 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.83%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.50%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (3.33%) DataStage
2 4 (3.33%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (2.50%) DB2
4 2 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.67%) MySQL
4 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.83%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 4 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.67%) GitLab
2 2 (1.67%) JIRA
2 2 (1.67%) Subversion
2 2 (1.67%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (0.83%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 20 (16.67%) Linux Support
3 17 (14.17%) Administrator
4 16 (13.33%) Linux Engineer
5 14 (11.67%) DevOps Engineer
6 13 (10.83%) Linux Administrator
7 12 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
9 8 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Linux Support Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Middleware Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Server Support
10 6 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Linux Server Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Server Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Server Support Engineer
12 4 (3.33%) Backup Engineer
12 4 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
13 3 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (30.00%) Middleware
2 23 (19.17%) IBM Integration Bus
3 15 (12.50%) J2EE
4 14 (11.67%) Software Packaging
4 14 (11.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 12 (10.00%) ISPF
6 3 (2.50%) Regular Expression
7 2 (1.67%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.67%) LAMP
7 2 (1.67%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
8 1 (0.83%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Clustering
2 24 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (19.17%) Mainframe
4 21 (17.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 10 (8.33%) HACMP
6 9 (7.50%) DataPower
7 8 (6.67%) Private Cloud
8 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.67%) AS400
9 2 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.83%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 94 (78.33%) AIX
2 65 (54.17%) Linux
3 57 (47.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 57 (47.50%) Unix
4 46 (38.33%) Solaris
5 40 (33.33%) Windows
6 34 (28.33%) Windows Server
7 23 (19.17%) zOS
8 22 (18.33%) OS/390
9 10 (8.33%) MVS
10 6 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (2.50%) HPUX
11 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (2.50%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (54.17%) ITIL
2 56 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 39 (32.50%) High Availability
4 38 (31.67%) Configuration Management
5 29 (24.17%) Change Management
6 28 (23.33%) Problem Management
7 27 (22.50%) Compliance Management
8 25 (20.83%) Release Management
9 24 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (14.17%) Agile Software Development
11 16 (13.33%) DevOps
11 16 (13.33%) Security Management
12 14 (11.67%) OO
12 14 (11.67%) QMS
13 13 (10.83%) Workflow
14 12 (10.00%) Change Control
15 10 (8.33%) Service Management
16 8 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (6.67%) Incident Management
16 8 (6.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.17%) Java
2 34 (28.33%) Perl
3 22 (18.33%) SQL
4 16 (13.33%) C
5 15 (12.50%) C++
6 14 (11.67%) JCL
6 14 (11.67%) REXX
7 7 (5.83%) Shell Script
7 7 (5.83%) VB
8 4 (3.33%) COBOL
9 3 (2.50%) Bourne shell
9 3 (2.50%) Korn
9 3 (2.50%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.50%) VBScript
10 2 (1.67%) Jython
10 2 (1.67%) PHP
10 2 (1.67%) Python
10 2 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 60 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 40 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 31 (25.83%) RHCE
4 18 (15.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 10 (8.33%) IBM AIX Certification
6 7 (5.83%) Degree
6 7 (5.83%) DV Cleared
7 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.67%) AAT
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.67%) SLA
2 7 (5.83%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 27 (22.50%) KVM
2 21 (17.50%) Oracle RAC
3 10 (8.33%) GPFS
3 10 (8.33%) Time Sharing Option
4 7 (5.83%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 4 (3.33%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.50%) Firmware
7 2 (1.67%) Docker
7 2 (1.67%) Job Entry Subsystem
7 2 (1.67%) VirtualBox
7 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (1.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 25 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
2 16 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (13.33%) Puppet
3 10 (8.33%) Tivoli
4 6 (5.00%) Control-M
5 4 (3.33%) Legato
5 4 (3.33%) NetBackup
5 4 (3.33%) Simpana
5 4 (3.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (2.50%) Netcool
6 3 (2.50%) PureDisk
6 3 (2.50%) SCOM
7 2 (1.67%) Ansible
7 2 (1.67%) Nagios
7 2 (1.67%) OpenNMS
7 2 (1.67%) Tivoli NetView
7 2 (1.67%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.67%) Zenoss
8 1 (0.83%) HP SiteScope
8 1 (0.83%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 62 (51.67%) Red Hat
2 57 (47.50%) Oracle
3 51 (42.50%) HP
4 30 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (23.33%) Axway
6 24 (20.00%) Sun
7 21 (17.50%) EMC
8 19 (15.83%) CA
9 14 (11.67%) Informatica
9 14 (11.67%) ServiceNow
9 14 (11.67%) Siebel
10 13 (10.83%) Fujitsu
11 7 (5.83%) BMC
12 4 (3.33%) CommVault
12 4 (3.33%) Symantec
13 3 (2.50%) arcserve
13 3 (2.50%) SAP
14 2 (1.67%) Google
14 2 (1.67%) SaltStack
14 2 (1.67%) VMware
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