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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 75 67 49
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -18
Contract jobs citing IBM 28 30 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.66% 1.97% 3.31%
As % of the Vendors category 4.42% 5.02% 7.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 23
Average daily rate
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£428 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £383
% change year-on-year
-2.81% +4.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -31.37%
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
633 598 683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 37.54% 39.37% 45.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 334 310
Average daily rate £360 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 38
Average hourly rate £12.50 £11.35 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.40 £8.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £24.28 £21.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -14 17 £429 +42.91% 8
Bradford -3 2 £350 -
Halifax -4 1 £350 -22.22% 2
Huddersfield - - - - 2
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 36 (50.00%) Oracle
2 33 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 22 (30.56%) Windows
4 21 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 20 (27.78%) Finance
5 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 18 (25.00%) VMware
6 18 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (22.22%) Service Delivery
7 16 (22.22%) Linux
7 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
8 15 (20.83%) VMware ESX
8 15 (20.83%) SCCM
9 14 (19.44%) Software Licensing
9 14 (19.44%) Asset Management
9 14 (19.44%) HP
10 13 (18.06%) EMC
10 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
10 13 (18.06%) AIX
10 13 (18.06%) DB2
10 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (16.67%) SCOM
11 12 (16.67%) NAS
11 12 (16.67%) vSphere
11 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
11 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
11 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 10 (13.89%) IIS
4 8 (11.11%) Lotus Domino
4 8 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
5 6 (8.33%) JBoss
6 5 (6.94%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (6.94%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (4.17%) Apache
8 3 (4.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.39%) SAP EP
9 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 13 (18.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (1.39%) SAP SRM
1 1 (1.39%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.39%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.39%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 12 (16.67%) NAS
2 9 (12.50%) Internet
3 5 (6.94%) SAN
3 5 (6.94%) DNS
3 5 (6.94%) DHCP
4 3 (4.17%) HTTP
4 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.78%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) DB2
2 13 (18.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.78%) MySQL
4 2 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.39%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.39%) OLAP
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.39%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos Query Studio
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos Analysis Studio
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.39%) Cognos Event Studio
5 1 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (12.50%) ClearQuest
1 9 (12.50%) ClearCase
2 3 (4.17%) Subversion
2 3 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.39%) Oracle Forms
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 11 (15.28%) Banking
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Advertising
4 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.39%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (15.28%) Administrator
2 9 (12.50%) Developer
3 8 (11.11%) Exchange Administrator
3 8 (11.11%) Consultant
4 7 (9.72%) Software Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Software Licensing Manager
5 6 (8.33%) Software Licensing Specialist
5 6 (8.33%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (5.56%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.56%) Exchange Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 3 (4.17%) Software Consultant
7 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (4.17%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 3 (4.17%) Software Licensing Consultant
8 2 (2.78%) Designer
8 2 (2.78%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (13.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (8.33%) HTML
3 5 (6.94%) Web Services
4 4 (5.56%) Ajax
4 4 (5.56%) XML
4 4 (5.56%) JSP
4 4 (5.56%) J2EE
5 2 (2.78%) SailPoint
5 2 (2.78%) SPML
5 2 (2.78%) jQuery
5 2 (2.78%) Dojo
5 2 (2.78%) XSLT
5 2 (2.78%) Servlets
5 2 (2.78%) SOAP
6 1 (1.39%) Middleware
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle ADF
6 1 (1.39%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.39%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.39%) CSS
6 1 (1.39%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.06%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (13.89%) Management Information System
2 10 (13.89%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.78%) Clustering
4 1 (1.39%) IVR
4 1 (1.39%) NHS
4 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.39%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.39%) DataPower
4 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.39%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Windows
2 16 (22.22%) Linux
3 13 (18.06%) AIX
4 11 (15.28%) UNIX
5 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.78%) CentOS
6 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.78%) Solaris
7 1 (1.39%) VMS
7 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 16 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 14 (19.44%) Software Licensing
3 14 (19.44%) Asset Management
4 10 (13.89%) ITIL
5 9 (12.50%) Software Asset Management
5 9 (12.50%) Workflow
6 8 (11.11%) Workflow Management
7 6 (8.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.94%) Capacity Management
9 4 (5.56%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.56%) Performance Testing
9 4 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 4 (5.56%) SOA
9 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (4.17%) Configuration Management
10 3 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (4.17%) DevOps
10 3 (4.17%) Software License Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.89%) SQL
2 7 (9.72%) Java
2 7 (9.72%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.17%) Ruby
3 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.78%) BeanShell
5 1 (1.39%) COBOL
5 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (5.56%) MCSE
1 4 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.17%) MCSA
3 2 (2.78%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.39%) ISEB
4 1 (1.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
2 1 (1.39%) Data Quality
System Software
1 18 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (20.83%) VMware ESX
4 12 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) SCCM
2 12 (16.67%) SCOM
2 12 (16.67%) NetBackup
3 3 (4.17%) CA SiteMinder
3 3 (4.17%) Tivoli
3 3 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (50.00%) Oracle
2 33 (45.83%) Microsoft
3 18 (25.00%) VMware
4 14 (19.44%) HP
5 13 (18.06%) EMC
6 12 (16.67%) Symantec
7 8 (11.11%) Lotus
8 6 (8.33%) SAP
9 4 (5.56%) hybris
9 4 (5.56%) NetApp
9 4 (5.56%) Dell
9 4 (5.56%) ATG
10 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.78%) Fujitsu
11 2 (2.78%) Sybase
11 2 (2.78%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (2.78%) Sun
11 2 (2.78%) Cognos
11 2 (2.78%) Novell
12 1 (1.39%) Perforce
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