The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 31 July 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 Warwickshire 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 25 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.92% 3.88% 1.19%
As % of the Vendors category 7.56% 8.57% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 2
Average daily rate
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£363 £406 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% -9.72%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.75 £22.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -28.57%
Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
172 105 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 51.81% 45.26% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 47 32
Average daily rate £350 £325 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +22.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 19 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £12.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.17% -27.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £26.50 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
IBM
West Midlands

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leamington Spa - 5 £470 - 2
Warwick - 3 £330 - 1
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
IBM
West Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (50.00%) SAP
3 9 (45.00%) Middleware
4 8 (40.00%) Migration
4 8 (40.00%) SOAP
4 8 (40.00%) Java
4 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 7 (35.00%) DataPower
6 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 6 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) FTP
7 5 (25.00%) zOS
7 5 (25.00%) UML
7 5 (25.00%) SOA
8 4 (20.00%) XML
8 4 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (20.00%) J2EE
8 4 (20.00%) TopLink
8 4 (20.00%) AS400
8 4 (20.00%) HTTP
8 4 (20.00%) Open Source
8 4 (20.00%) REST
8 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (15.00%) Network Management
9 3 (15.00%) Automotive
9 3 (15.00%) Information Security
9 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (10.00%) Degree

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 12 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) FTP
2 4 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.00%) DataStage
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 3 (15.00%) Automotive
2 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Developer
3 5 (25.00%) Integration Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.00%) ClearCase Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Support Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) Middleware
2 8 (40.00%) SOAP
3 7 (35.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 6 (30.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 4 (20.00%) TopLink
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) J2EE
5 4 (20.00%) REST
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) DataPower
2 4 (20.00%) Open Source
2 4 (20.00%) AS400
3 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (10.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) zOS
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Solaris
3 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Migration
2 5 (25.00%) UML
2 5 (25.00%) SOA
3 4 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (15.00%) Information Security
4 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.00%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Password Management
5 1 (5.00%) RAD
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CITP
2 1 (5.00%) Chartered Engineer
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) SAP
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Kofax
4 1 (5.00%) Teradata