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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 42 61 79
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +18
Contract jobs citing IBM 53 38 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.23% 2.57% 1.76%
As % of the Vendors category 7.54% 6.21% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 11 11
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£425 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £372 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 £17.50 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% +22.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.53 £19.50 £30.70
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -36.48%
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
703 612 765
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 42.79% 41.44% 40.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 391 322 345
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 36 33
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.08 £11.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £21.67
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 September 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 September 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
Halifax +7 22 £425 +26.86%
Leeds -4 18 £413 +11.86% 9
Bradford -4 1 - -
IBM
Yorkshire

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 64 (71.11%) Oracle
2 48 (53.33%) WebSphere
3 46 (51.11%) DB2
4 43 (47.78%) AIX
4 43 (47.78%) Linux
5 40 (44.44%) Mainframe
6 38 (42.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 34 (37.78%) ClearQuest
7 34 (37.78%) ClearCase
8 31 (34.44%) Service Delivery
8 31 (34.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 29 (32.22%) Workflow
9 29 (32.22%) Oracle Workflow
9 29 (32.22%) Workflow Management
10 27 (30.00%) Finance
11 26 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (26.67%) Management Information System
13 17 (18.89%) UNIX
13 17 (18.89%) Windows
14 16 (17.78%) SQL
14 16 (17.78%) SOA
15 14 (15.56%) Java
16 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
17 11 (12.22%) HP
17 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
18 10 (11.11%) COBOL
19 9 (10.00%) Perforce
19 9 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
19 9 (10.00%) EMC
19 9 (10.00%) NetApp

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 48 (53.33%) WebSphere
2 29 (32.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (5.56%) Lync
3 5 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.33%) WebLogic
5 2 (2.22%) Apache
5 2 (2.22%) IIS
5 2 (2.22%) CICS
5 2 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.11%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (5.56%) MPLS
2 5 (5.56%) Firewall
2 5 (5.56%) Wireless
2 5 (5.56%) IPsec
2 5 (5.56%) VPN
2 5 (5.56%) DNS
2 5 (5.56%) DHCP
3 4 (4.44%) SAN
4 3 (3.33%) FTP
5 2 (2.22%) LDAP
5 2 (2.22%) HTTP
6 1 (1.11%) Internet
6 1 (1.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (51.11%) DB2
2 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
3 9 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (8.89%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.89%) Oracle9i Database
5 7 (7.78%) MySQL
6 3 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.11%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.11%) Adabas
8 1 (1.11%) MS Access
8 1 (1.11%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 34 (37.78%) ClearQuest
1 34 (37.78%) ClearCase
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (2.22%) Subversion
3 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (30.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Advertising
2 7 (7.78%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Retail
3 2 (2.22%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 32 (35.56%) Developer
2 13 (14.44%) Administrator
3 12 (13.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 12 (13.33%) WebSphere Developer
4 10 (11.11%) Consultant
4 10 (11.11%) WebSphere Specialist
5 9 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (8.89%) Architect
7 7 (7.78%) WebSphere Administrator
7 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Technical Leader
9 5 (5.56%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 4 (4.44%) Migration Consultant
10 4 (4.44%) Storage Administrator
11 3 (3.33%) SOA Architect
12 2 (2.22%) Technical Specialist
12 2 (2.22%) Project Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Architect
12 2 (2.22%) UNIX Engineer
12 2 (2.22%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (42.22%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
3 6 (6.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (5.56%) XMPP
4 5 (5.56%) Web Services
5 4 (4.44%) XML
5 4 (4.44%) HTML
5 4 (4.44%) Middleware
6 3 (3.33%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (3.33%) J2EE
6 3 (3.33%) JSP
7 2 (2.22%) Servlets
7 2 (2.22%) SOAP
7 2 (2.22%) XSLT
7 2 (2.22%) CSS
7 2 (2.22%) SailPoint
7 2 (2.22%) SPML
8 1 (1.11%) Ajax
8 1 (1.11%) Java EE
8 1 (1.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 40 (44.44%) Mainframe
2 26 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (26.67%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.56%) DataPower
5 4 (4.44%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (2.22%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.11%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 43 (47.78%) AIX
1 43 (47.78%) Linux
2 17 (18.89%) UNIX
2 17 (18.89%) Windows
3 2 (2.22%) Solaris
3 2 (2.22%) zOS
3 2 (2.22%) CentOS
3 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.11%) MVS
4 1 (1.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.44%) Service Delivery
1 31 (34.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (32.22%) Workflow
2 29 (32.22%) Workflow Management
3 16 (17.78%) SOA
4 8 (8.89%) Migration
5 6 (6.67%) ITIL
6 5 (5.56%) Data Management
6 5 (5.56%) Master Data Management
6 5 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (4.44%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (4.44%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.33%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.33%) Project Management
8 3 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.33%) E-Commerce
8 3 (3.33%) ETL
9 2 (2.22%) OO
9 2 (2.22%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (17.78%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) Java
3 10 (11.11%) COBOL
4 9 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.22%) Ruby
6 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.22%) BeanShell
7 1 (1.11%) NATURAL
7 1 (1.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) MCSE
1 4 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.33%) MCSA
3 2 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.33%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.56%) Xen
1 5 (5.56%) vSphere
1 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 5 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.44%) VMware ESX
2 4 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) SCCM
1 3 (3.33%) SCOM
2 2 (2.22%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.22%) SCOrch
3 1 (1.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (71.11%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.22%) HP
4 9 (10.00%) Perforce
4 9 (10.00%) EMC
4 9 (10.00%) NetApp
5 8 (8.89%) VMware
6 5 (5.56%) Cisco
6 5 (5.56%) JBoss
7 4 (4.44%) Dell
7 4 (4.44%) CA
8 3 (3.33%) hybris
8 3 (3.33%) ATG
9 2 (2.22%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (2.22%) SAP
9 2 (2.22%) Sybase
9 2 (2.22%) Cognos
9 2 (2.22%) Sun
9 2 (2.22%) Novell
9 2 (2.22%) Citrix
West Yorkshire
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Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
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Churchill Frank
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago