The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Scotland / West Lothian
Rank - 11 -
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian - 6.45% -
As % of the Vendors category - 14.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £474 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £378
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +9.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

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

Vendors Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 47.27% 43.55% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 6
Median daily rate £325 £385 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% +18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £336 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £430 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-17.77% +32.35%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

IBM
Top 7 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle