The first table below looks at the demand 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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 37 13 18
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM 23 19 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.28% 9.13% 6.47%
As % of the Vendors category 7.67% 17.92% 13.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 13
Average daily rate £285 £270 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £450 £542
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
Vendors Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 106 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 55.87% 50.96% 49.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 42 61
Average daily rate £275 £270 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% -14.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 16
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.25 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% -1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.54
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.90 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
IBM
North East

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 April 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 21 £288 +6.48% 2
Prudhoe - - - -
Gateshead - - - -
IBM
North East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 19 (65.52%) WebSphere
3 18 (62.07%) Red Hat
4 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (48.28%) AIX
6 13 (44.83%) UNIX
6 13 (44.83%) Oracle
7 11 (37.93%) JBoss
8 10 (34.48%) Informatica
9 8 (27.59%) ETL
9 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
9 8 (27.59%) VMware
10 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
11 6 (20.69%) Open Source
11 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
12 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
12 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
13 4 (13.79%) Java
13 4 (13.79%) Siebel
13 4 (13.79%) VPN
13 4 (13.79%) LAN
13 4 (13.79%) WAN
13 4 (13.79%) Middleware
13 4 (13.79%) Service Management
13 4 (13.79%) Change Control
14 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
14 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 19 (65.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (17.24%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.45%) FileNet
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) VPN
1 4 (13.79%) LAN
1 4 (13.79%) WAN
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) LDAP
4 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.90%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) DataStage
4 1 (3.45%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Eclipse
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.45%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 2 (6.90%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Manager
2 5 (17.24%) UNIX Engineer
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Project Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Build Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.34%) J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Architect
6 1 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (13.79%) Middleware
3 3 (10.34%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.34%) Software Packaging
3 3 (10.34%) Java EE
3 3 (10.34%) HTML
3 3 (10.34%) .NET
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
3 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) EJB
3 3 (10.34%) JSP
3 3 (10.34%) Servlets
3 3 (10.34%) Struts
3 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 3 (10.34%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) DOM
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) DHTML
4 2 (6.90%) Ajax
4 2 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Open Source
2 3 (10.34%) HACMP
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.90%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 15 (51.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 14 (48.28%) AIX
4 13 (44.83%) UNIX
5 3 (10.34%) Solaris
6 2 (6.90%) MVS
7 1 (3.45%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) ETL
2 7 (24.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
3 4 (13.79%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) RAD
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
6 1 (3.45%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.45%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.45%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.45%) OO
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) NATURAL
4 1 (3.45%) JCL
4 1 (3.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.34%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (10.34%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (62.07%) Red Hat
2 13 (44.83%) Oracle
3 11 (37.93%) JBoss
4 10 (34.48%) Informatica
5 8 (27.59%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) Siebel
7 3 (10.34%) Axway
7 3 (10.34%) HP
8 2 (6.90%) webMethods
9 1 (3.45%) Talend
9 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
9 1 (3.45%) Sun
9 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
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