The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 19 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 24 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 6.49% 1.63% 2.49%
As % of the Vendors category 11.82% 3.81% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 1 4
Average daily rate
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£450 £438 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -23.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £438 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £438 £800
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £403 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.59% +7.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £21.10 £29.70
% change year-on-year
+49.44% -28.97%
IBM
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
203 105 164
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 54.86% 42.86% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 53 63
Average daily rate £370 £350 £268
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +30.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £165 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £30.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -1.33%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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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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 - 12 £450 -
Warwick -4 5 £450 - 1
IBM
West Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (64.71%) WebSphere
2 15 (44.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 15 (44.12%) Java
2 15 (44.12%) WebSphere MQ
3 13 (38.24%) UNIX
4 11 (32.35%) SAP
5 10 (29.41%) Migration
6 9 (26.47%) Middleware
6 9 (26.47%) XML
7 8 (23.53%) SOA
8 7 (20.59%) FTP
8 7 (20.59%) SQL
8 7 (20.59%) SOAP
8 7 (20.59%) Windows
8 7 (20.59%) DataPower
9 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
9 6 (17.65%) UML
9 6 (17.65%) HTTP
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
9 6 (17.65%) zOS
10 5 (14.71%) J2EE
10 5 (14.71%) TopLink
10 5 (14.71%) AS400
11 4 (11.76%) Automotive
11 4 (11.76%) Web Services
11 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
12 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
12 3 (8.82%) Degree
12 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 22 (64.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.94%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) FTP
2 6 (17.65%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) VPN
3 2 (5.88%) MPLS
3 2 (5.88%) Firewall
3 2 (5.88%) Wireless
3 2 (5.88%) IPsec
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (5.88%) Packet Switching
3 2 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) DB2
1 2 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.88%) DataStage
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) MarkLogic
2 1 (2.94%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (11.76%) Automotive
2 2 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Developer
2 11 (32.35%) Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Integration Architect
4 6 (17.65%) WebSphere Developer
5 5 (14.71%) Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
6 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.88%) SAP Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior WebSphere Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Senior WebSphere Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Consultant
9 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.94%) Integration Manager
9 1 (2.94%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (44.12%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (26.47%) Middleware
2 9 (26.47%) XML
3 7 (20.59%) SOAP
4 5 (14.71%) TopLink
4 5 (14.71%) J2EE
5 4 (11.76%) Web Services
6 2 (5.88%) XSD
6 2 (5.88%) REST
7 1 (2.94%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) DataPower
2 5 (14.71%) AS400
3 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (38.24%) UNIX
2 7 (20.59%) Windows
3 6 (17.65%) zOS
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Migration
2 8 (23.53%) SOA
3 6 (17.65%) UML
3 6 (17.65%) Unit Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (8.82%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Network Management
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) ETL
6 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.88%) Network Design
7 1 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.94%) Predictive Analytics
7 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) ERP
7 1 (2.94%) EAI
7 1 (2.94%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) CITP
2 2 (5.88%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) SAP
2 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.88%) Lotus
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) Teradata
3 2 (5.88%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.94%) Google
4 1 (2.94%) Netezza
4 1 (2.94%) RightScale
4 1 (2.94%) Splunk
4 1 (2.94%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.94%) Informatica