The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 West Sussex 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 39 20 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 22 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.09% 5.02% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 9.82% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 9
Average daily rate £358 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.80% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £454 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £398
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +25.00%
Vendors Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
159 224 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 43.32% 51.14% 45.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 133 124
Average daily rate £350 £400 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 26 22
Average hourly rate £16.50 £26.00 £14.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.53% +74.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £15.25 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £36.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
IBM
South East

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Crawley -9 3 £360 -13.77% 2
Gatwick - - - -
Horsham - - - - 2
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (42.86%) Smart Meter
3 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) AIX
4 1 (14.29%) Cognos
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (14.29%) Dell
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (14.29%) AppScan
4 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) FileNet
4 1 (14.29%) Finance

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (14.29%) FileNet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) AppScan
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Requirements Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Security Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Smart Meter
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Data Entry
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
2 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Security Testing
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) Dell