The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 66 75 56
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -19
Contract jobs citing IBM 43 23 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.30% 1.46% 2.85%
As % of the Vendors category 6.16% 3.62% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 23
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£430 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £330 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £442 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
IBM
Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
698 635 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.35% 40.22% 43.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 348 320
Average daily rate £350 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 36
Average hourly rate £12.00 £13.50 £14.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -8.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.56 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.75 £17.50 £18.00
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 West Yorkshire

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

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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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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
Leeds +21 33 £430 +9.20% 5
Pudsey - 5 £429 -
Halifax -6 2 £350 -6.66%
Bradford - 1 - -
Wakefield - - - -
Huddersfield - - - - 2
Pontefract - - - -
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 52 (54.17%) Oracle
2 44 (45.83%) WebSphere
3 37 (38.54%) Linux
4 34 (35.42%) AIX
5 33 (34.38%) DB2
5 33 (34.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 31 (32.29%) Mainframe
6 31 (32.29%) Service Delivery
7 30 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
9 28 (29.17%) ClearCase
9 28 (29.17%) ClearQuest
10 26 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
11 25 (26.04%) Finance
12 24 (25.00%) Workflow
12 24 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
12 24 (25.00%) Workflow Management
13 23 (23.96%) Windows
14 22 (22.92%) Management Information System
15 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
16 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
16 16 (16.67%) VMware
16 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
17 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
18 14 (14.58%) SCCM
19 13 (13.54%) SQL
19 13 (13.54%) Java
20 12 (12.50%) UNIX
20 12 (12.50%) HP
20 12 (12.50%) EMC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 44 (45.83%) WebSphere
2 24 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 12 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (10.42%) IIS
5 8 (8.33%) JBoss
5 8 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.21%) WebLogic
7 5 (5.21%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (3.13%) Apache
10 1 (1.04%) CICS
10 1 (1.04%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.50%) NAS
2 9 (9.38%) Internet
3 5 (5.21%) DHCP
3 5 (5.21%) DNS
4 4 (4.17%) SAN
5 3 (3.13%) HTTP
5 3 (3.13%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.08%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (34.38%) DB2
2 20 (20.83%) SQL Server
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.08%) OLAP
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.04%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.04%) Adabas
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 28 (29.17%) ClearCase
1 28 (29.17%) ClearQuest
2 3 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.13%) Subversion
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 11 (11.46%) Banking
3 4 (4.17%) Advertising
3 4 (4.17%) Retail
4 2 (2.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.04%) Law
5 1 (1.04%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Developer
2 13 (13.54%) Consultant
3 12 (12.50%) Administrator
3 12 (12.50%) WebSphere Developer
3 12 (12.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 10 (10.42%) WebSphere Specialist
5 9 (9.38%) Senior Developer
6 8 (8.33%) Exchange Administrator
7 6 (6.25%) Technical Leader
8 5 (5.21%) Software Licensing Specialist
8 5 (5.21%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 5 (5.21%) Architect
9 4 (4.17%) Migration Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Exchange Consultant
9 4 (4.17%) Exchange Engineer
9 4 (4.17%) Software Manager
9 4 (4.17%) Software Licensing Manager
10 3 (3.13%) Software Licensing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (34.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (7.29%) HTML
3 5 (5.21%) Ajax
3 5 (5.21%) J2EE
3 5 (5.21%) JSP
3 5 (5.21%) XML
4 4 (4.17%) Web Services
5 3 (3.13%) Dojo
5 3 (3.13%) jQuery
5 3 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.13%) XSLT
6 2 (2.08%) Middleware
6 2 (2.08%) CSS
6 2 (2.08%) Servlets
6 2 (2.08%) SOAP
6 2 (2.08%) Java EE
6 2 (2.08%) SailPoint
6 2 (2.08%) SPML
7 1 (1.04%) JDBC
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 31 (32.29%) Mainframe
2 26 (27.08%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (22.92%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.17%) DataPower
5 2 (2.08%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 2 (2.08%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.08%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.04%) NHS
6 1 (1.04%) Clustering
6 1 (1.04%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 37 (38.54%) Linux
2 34 (35.42%) AIX
3 23 (23.96%) Windows
4 12 (12.50%) UNIX
5 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.08%) Solaris
6 2 (2.08%) CentOS
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) zOS
7 1 (1.04%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (32.29%) Service Delivery
2 30 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (25.00%) Workflow
3 24 (25.00%) Workflow Management
4 10 (10.42%) Software Licensing
5 9 (9.38%) Asset Management
6 8 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (8.33%) Migration
6 8 (8.33%) ITIL
7 7 (7.29%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.25%) SOA
8 6 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
9 5 (5.21%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (5.21%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.17%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.17%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.17%) Performance Testing
11 3 (3.13%) DevOps
11 3 (3.13%) Software License Management
11 3 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.54%) SQL
1 13 (13.54%) Java
2 8 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.13%) Ruby
4 2 (2.08%) COBOL
4 2 (2.08%) BeanShell
5 1 (1.04%) Assembly Language
5 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.04%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.17%) MCSE
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.13%) MCSA
3 2 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.13%) QA
2 1 (1.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 16 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 16 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (15.63%) VMware ESX
3 12 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (14.58%) SCCM
2 12 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 12 (12.50%) SCOM
3 3 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.13%) CA SiteMinder
4 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.04%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 52 (54.17%) Oracle
2 29 (30.21%) Microsoft
3 16 (16.67%) VMware
4 12 (12.50%) HP
4 12 (12.50%) EMC
4 12 (12.50%) Symantec
5 8 (8.33%) Lotus
6 6 (6.25%) ATG
6 6 (6.25%) hybris
7 4 (4.17%) NetApp
7 4 (4.17%) Dell
8 3 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.13%) Cognos
8 3 (3.13%) SAP
9 2 (2.08%) Novell
9 2 (2.08%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.08%) Sybase
9 2 (2.08%) Sun
9 2 (2.08%) Fujitsu
10 1 (1.04%) Tableau
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