The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 38 35 45
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.08% 1.76% 0.85%
As % of the Vendors category 2.25% 3.83% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
Average daily rate
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£625 £406 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +62.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £19.75 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+77.21% -36.29%
IBM
South East

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

Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
178 183 200
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 47.98% 46.10% 34.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 118 112
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 16 4
Average hourly rate £15.50 £17.50 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% -23.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.44 £14.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.48 £25.60 £34.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.48 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.59% +2.52%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

IBM
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Crawley +5 2 - -
Horsham - - - -
Worthing - - - - 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 3 (60.00%) Oracle
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
2 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (40.00%) FileNet
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) DB2
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Replication
3 1 (20.00%) Clustering
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 2 (40.00%) FileNet
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP IS-U
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) QlikView
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (20.00%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Data Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) ITSM
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft