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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 21 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.33% 0.75% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 10.84% 1.85% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 2
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£425 - £500
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 - £440
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 - £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
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
166 108 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 49.11% 40.30% 50.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 56 67
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £208 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 26
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -46.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.42 £30.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 7 £425 -
Warwick - 6 £325 -
IBM
West Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 18 (42.86%) Java
3 15 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
3 15 (35.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 11 (26.19%) UNIX
5 10 (23.81%) XML
6 9 (21.43%) SAP
7 8 (19.05%) SOA
7 8 (19.05%) Middleware
8 7 (16.67%) FTP
8 7 (16.67%) Web Services
8 7 (16.67%) SQL
9 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (14.29%) SOAP
10 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.90%) XSD
10 5 (11.90%) Windows
10 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
10 5 (11.90%) Degree
10 5 (11.90%) Migration
11 4 (9.52%) DataPower
11 4 (9.52%) Oracle
11 4 (9.52%) EAI
11 4 (9.52%) Lotus
11 4 (9.52%) Automotive
11 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
12 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (57.14%) WebSphere
2 3 (7.14%) IBM Notes
3 2 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Google Apps
1 2 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.76%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.67%) FTP
2 3 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) Firewall
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (4.76%) Packet Switching
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) VPN
3 2 (4.76%) MPLS
3 2 (4.76%) Wireless
3 2 (4.76%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) DataStage
1 1 (2.38%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) DB2
1 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (2.38%) Big Data
1 1 (2.38%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (9.52%) Automotive
2 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Architect
2 12 (28.57%) Developer
3 10 (23.81%) Analyst
4 7 (16.67%) Integration Architect
4 7 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Middleware Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
8 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Integration Architect
9 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.38%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (35.71%) WebSphere MQ
1 15 (35.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (23.81%) XML
3 8 (19.05%) Middleware
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 6 (14.29%) SOAP
6 5 (11.90%) XSD
7 3 (7.14%) J2EE
7 3 (7.14%) TopLink
8 1 (2.38%) XML Schema
8 1 (2.38%) HTML
8 1 (2.38%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.52%) DataPower
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.52%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (4.76%) AS400
4 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.38%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) UNIX
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 3 (7.14%) zOS
3 3 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) SOA
2 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 6 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (11.90%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) EAI
5 3 (7.14%) UML
5 3 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (7.14%) OO
5 3 (7.14%) Use Case
5 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
5 3 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 2 (4.76%) Network Design
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
6 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.76%) Analytics
7 1 (2.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.38%) ETL
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 18 (42.86%) Java
2 7 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.38%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.14%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (21.43%) SAP
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 4 (9.52%) Lotus
4 2 (4.76%) Google
4 2 (4.76%) Rackspace
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.38%) Informatica
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) RightScale
5 1 (2.38%) Splunk
5 1 (2.38%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) Netezza