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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 82 70 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing IBM 29 27 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.63% 1.70% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 4.23% 4.33% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 11
Average daily rate
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£414 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.91% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £280 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £545 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.03 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -21.45%
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
686 623 618
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 38.60% 39.23% 43.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 360 282
Average daily rate £363 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 28 38
Average hourly rate £15.50 £11.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.78% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £40.80 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 -8 20 £414 +37.91% 7
Bradford -3 2 £350 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Halifax - - - - 1
Huddersfield - - - -
Pontefract - - - - 1
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 33 (47.14%) Oracle
1 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
2 21 (30.00%) Windows
3 20 (28.57%) Finance
4 19 (27.14%) VMware
4 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
4 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
6 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (22.86%) Asset Management
7 15 (21.43%) SCCM
7 15 (21.43%) EMC
8 14 (20.00%) Software Licensing
9 13 (18.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (18.57%) WebSphere
9 13 (18.57%) Banking
9 13 (18.57%) VMware ESX
9 13 (18.57%) HP
9 13 (18.57%) Symantec
10 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
10 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
10 12 (17.14%) SQL
10 12 (17.14%) Linux
10 12 (17.14%) NetBackup
10 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
10 12 (17.14%) SCOM
10 12 (17.14%) NAS
10 12 (17.14%) vSphere
10 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 13 (18.57%) WebSphere
2 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (12.86%) IIS
4 8 (11.43%) Lotus Domino
5 5 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 5 (7.14%) JBoss
6 4 (5.71%) Apache
6 4 (5.71%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (4.29%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Application Server
7 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.43%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.43%) SAP EP
8 1 (1.43%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (24.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.43%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) SAP BPC
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) NAS
2 10 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (2.86%) LDAP
3 2 (2.86%) HTTP
3 2 (2.86%) SAN
4 1 (1.43%) DNS
4 1 (1.43%) FWSM
4 1 (1.43%) OSPF
4 1 (1.43%) BGP
4 1 (1.43%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.43%) Firewall
4 1 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (17.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (10.00%) DB2
5 3 (4.29%) MySQL
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.43%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.43%) OLAP
7 1 (1.43%) Informix
7 1 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 1 (1.43%) Cognos Event Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) ClearQuest
1 3 (4.29%) ClearCase
2 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.86%) Subversion
2 2 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (28.57%) Finance
2 13 (18.57%) Banking
3 10 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Law
4 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
5 1 (1.43%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (15.71%) Administrator
2 9 (12.86%) Consultant
2 9 (12.86%) Software Manager
3 8 (11.43%) Exchange Administrator
4 7 (10.00%) Developer
5 6 (8.57%) Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Software Licensing Manager
5 6 (8.57%) Software Licensing Specialist
6 5 (7.14%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Exchange Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Support Analyst
7 4 (5.71%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Software Asset Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Software Licensing Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) HTML
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 4 (5.71%) Ajax
2 4 (5.71%) Web Services
2 4 (5.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (5.71%) JSP
3 2 (2.86%) Servlets
3 2 (2.86%) SOAP
3 2 (2.86%) J2EE
3 2 (2.86%) EDI
3 2 (2.86%) jQuery
3 2 (2.86%) Dojo
3 2 (2.86%) SPML
3 2 (2.86%) SailPoint
4 1 (1.43%) SAP PI
4 1 (1.43%) SAP ALE
4 1 (1.43%) Java EE
4 1 (1.43%) XSLT
4 1 (1.43%) Swing
4 1 (1.43%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.86%) IBM XIV
4 2 (2.86%) iSeries
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (1.43%) IVR
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Wiki
5 1 (1.43%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) DataPower
5 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.43%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.43%) Symmetrix
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.00%) Windows
2 12 (17.14%) Linux
3 8 (11.43%) UNIX
4 5 (7.14%) AIX
5 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 16 (22.86%) Asset Management
2 14 (20.00%) Software Licensing
3 11 (15.71%) Software Asset Management
4 10 (14.29%) ITIL
5 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
7 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.71%) SOA
8 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.71%) Supplier Management
8 4 (5.71%) Workflow
9 3 (4.29%) Workflow Management
9 3 (4.29%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.29%) Software License Management
10 2 (2.86%) DevOps
10 2 (2.86%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (17.14%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) Java
2 8 (11.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.86%) PHP
3 2 (2.86%) Ruby
3 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) BeanShell
4 1 (1.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.43%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) CISSP
2 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.43%) VCP4
2 1 (1.43%) CCNP
2 1 (1.43%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
1 1 (1.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (18.57%) VMware ESX
3 12 (17.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (17.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (21.43%) SCCM
2 12 (17.14%) SCOM
2 12 (17.14%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.86%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (47.14%) Oracle
1 33 (47.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (27.14%) VMware
3 15 (21.43%) EMC
4 13 (18.57%) Symantec
4 13 (18.57%) HP
5 8 (11.43%) Lotus
5 8 (11.43%) SAP
6 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.29%) ATG
6 3 (4.29%) hybris
7 2 (2.86%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.86%) JD Edwards
7 2 (2.86%) Cognos
7 2 (2.86%) Cisco
7 2 (2.86%) Sybase
7 2 (2.86%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (2.86%) Novell
7 2 (2.86%) Sun
8 1 (1.43%) Applix
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