The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 27 34 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 5.86% 0.47% 2.62%
As % of the Vendors category 13.24% 1.67% 5.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 1
Median daily rate £566 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £408 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £37.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-4.02% +14.61%
IBM
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
136 60 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 44.30% 27.91% 51.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 38 35
Median daily rate £434 £600 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.70% +144.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £400 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £680 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 10
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +8.82%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Warrington

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 1 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 Warrington region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 18 (66.67%) Oracle
3 16 (59.26%) Middleware
4 15 (55.56%) High Availability
5 13 (48.15%) CSS3
5 13 (48.15%) HTML5
5 13 (48.15%) Apache Camel
5 13 (48.15%) REST
5 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (48.15%) Banking
5 13 (48.15%) ActiveMQ
5 13 (48.15%) JSON
5 13 (48.15%) E-business
5 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (48.15%) J2EE
5 13 (48.15%) MySQL
5 13 (48.15%) C
5 13 (48.15%) C++
5 13 (48.15%) HTML
5 13 (48.15%) Java
5 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
5 13 (48.15%) JBoss
5 13 (48.15%) Apache
5 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
5 13 (48.15%) CSS
5 13 (48.15%) JDBC
5 13 (48.15%) SOAP
5 13 (48.15%) XML
5 13 (48.15%) SOA
5 13 (48.15%) HTTP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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 13 (48.15%) Apache
1 13 (48.15%) JBoss
1 13 (48.15%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) HTTP
2 4 (14.81%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) DNS
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) LAN
3 3 (11.11%) VPN
3 3 (11.11%) WAN
4 2 (7.41%) BGP
4 2 (7.41%) FabricPath
4 2 (7.41%) IPsec
4 2 (7.41%) IPv4
4 2 (7.41%) IPv6
4 2 (7.41%) MPLS
4 2 (7.41%) OSPF
4 2 (7.41%) TRILL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) MySQL
1 13 (48.15%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (14.81%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (48.15%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Architect
2 8 (29.63%) Technical Architect
3 7 (25.93%) Digital Architect
4 6 (22.22%) Digital Technical Architect
5 5 (18.52%) Lead Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Developer
6 4 (14.81%) Java Architect
6 4 (14.81%) Java Developer
7 3 (11.11%) AIX Architect
7 3 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Data Migration Lead
8 2 (7.41%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.41%) Lead Data Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Migration Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
8 2 (7.41%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) Middleware
2 13 (48.15%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (48.15%) Apache Camel
2 13 (48.15%) CSS
2 13 (48.15%) CSS3
2 13 (48.15%) HTML
2 13 (48.15%) HTML5
2 13 (48.15%) J2EE
2 13 (48.15%) JDBC
2 13 (48.15%) JSON
2 13 (48.15%) REST
2 13 (48.15%) SOAP
2 13 (48.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.81%) Mainframe
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (7.41%) iSeries
4 1 (3.70%) HACMP
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) AIX
3 6 (22.22%) Solaris
4 5 (18.52%) HPUX
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (18.52%) Unix
5 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) High Availability
2 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) E-business
2 13 (48.15%) SOA
3 10 (37.04%) Migration
4 8 (29.63%) Open Source
5 6 (22.22%) Validation
6 5 (18.52%) Microservices
7 4 (14.81%) Prototyping
7 4 (14.81%) SDLC
8 2 (7.41%) OpenUP
9 1 (3.70%) B2C
9 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
9 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (3.70%) Service Management
9 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (48.15%) C
1 13 (48.15%) C++
1 13 (48.15%) Java
1 13 (48.15%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.81%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.70%) IBM AIX Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) GPFS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Oracle
2 5 (18.52%) Citrix
2 5 (18.52%) EMC
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco
4 2 (7.41%) Juniper
4 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.70%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.70%) HP