The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 52 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +18
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.58% 3.17% 1.22%
As % of the Vendors category 3.70% 7.62% 3.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 8
Median daily rate £500 £375 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -21.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £332
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £31.53
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +11.02%
IBM
South West

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

Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
297 302 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.73% 41.60% 40.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 192 183
Median daily rate £350 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £248 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 26
Median hourly rate £41.00 £39.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +64.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.80 £12.50 £13.56
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.55 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wiltshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -2 10 £500 +42.85% 2
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wiltshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (33.33%) Sun
4 10 (33.33%) Java
4 10 (33.33%) Oracle
4 10 (33.33%) Solaris
5 7 (23.33%) Intel Security
5 7 (23.33%) SOA
5 7 (23.33%) Control-M
5 7 (23.33%) SCOM
5 7 (23.33%) NetBackup
5 7 (23.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
6 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (20.00%) Middleware
7 5 (16.67%) Retail
7 5 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
8 4 (13.33%) Banking
8 4 (13.33%) AIX
8 4 (13.33%) Linux
9 3 (10.00%) UML
9 3 (10.00%) WAN
9 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (10.00%) HP
9 3 (10.00%) Nortel
9 3 (10.00%) Ant
9 3 (10.00%) Cisco
9 3 (10.00%) Telecoms

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (10.00%) MPLS
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (3.33%) HTTP
2 1 (3.33%) SNMP
2 1 (3.33%) SSL
2 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 18 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 4 (13.33%) Banking
4 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.33%) Automotive
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Administrator
2 7 (23.33%) Architect
2 7 (23.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Integration Architect
4 3 (10.00%) DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (10.00%) Principal Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Services Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Applications Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Commercial Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (20.00%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Solaris
2 4 (13.33%) AIX
2 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (6.67%) Unix
3 2 (6.67%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) SOA
2 6 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (10.00%) Line Management
3 3 (10.00%) Open Source
3 3 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (10.00%) UML
4 2 (6.67%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 2 (6.67%) Change Management
4 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.67%) Logistics
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Scrum
4 2 (6.67%) SDLC
4 2 (6.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
4 2 (6.67%) Use Case
5 1 (3.33%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (3.33%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) Jython
3 1 (3.33%) Korn
3 1 (3.33%) Python
3 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Control-M
1 7 (23.33%) NetBackup
1 7 (23.33%) SCOM
2 2 (6.67%) ArcSight ESM
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Oracle
1 10 (33.33%) Sun
2 7 (23.33%) Intel Security
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.00%) Cisco
3 3 (10.00%) HP
3 3 (10.00%) Nortel
3 3 (10.00%) webMethods
4 2 (6.67%) AppSense
4 2 (6.67%) ArcSight
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) Bluefish Communications
5 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft