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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 42 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -17
Contract jobs citing IBM 14 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.99% 0.85% 1.08%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 1.97% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £288 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.30% -43.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £258 £491
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £449 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.78% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £27.49
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -27.24%
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
297 304 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 42.25% 43.24% 39.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 198 140
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £219 £232
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 5
Average hourly rate £20.19 £31.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.88% +129.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.95 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £55.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 April 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Swindon +14 8 £500 +73.91% 5
Trowbridge - 2 £550 -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
2 14 (45.16%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) Middleware
3 11 (35.48%) SOA
4 7 (22.58%) Java
5 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
6 5 (16.13%) DB2
6 5 (16.13%) SAP
6 5 (16.13%) Web Services
6 5 (16.13%) UNIX
6 5 (16.13%) Windows
6 5 (16.13%) ITIL
6 5 (16.13%) UML
6 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco
6 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
7 4 (12.90%) REST
7 4 (12.90%) BPMN
7 4 (12.90%) DataPower
7 4 (12.90%) SSL
7 4 (12.90%) SOAP
7 4 (12.90%) Unisys
7 4 (12.90%) IBM Notes
7 4 (12.90%) XSD
7 4 (12.90%) J2EE
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle
7 4 (12.90%) Banking
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 16 (51.61%) WebSphere
2 4 (12.90%) IBM Notes
3 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
3 3 (9.68%) IIS
3 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.23%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
5 1 (3.23%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) SSL
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
2 3 (9.68%) LAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
2 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (9.68%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (6.45%) HTTP
4 1 (3.23%) Telnet
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) DB2
1 5 (16.13%) NoSQL
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (6.45%) OLTP
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Ant
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (45.16%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (6.45%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Technical Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Data Architect
4 3 (9.68%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) SOA Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere Administrator
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Integration Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (35.48%) Middleware
2 6 (19.35%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
3 5 (16.13%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 4 (12.90%) REST
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
4 4 (12.90%) XSD
4 4 (12.90%) J2EE
5 3 (9.68%) Java EE
5 3 (9.68%) XML
5 3 (9.68%) WSDL
5 3 (9.68%) JSON
6 2 (6.45%) MSMQ
6 2 (6.45%) .NET
7 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
7 1 (3.23%) XSL
7 1 (3.23%) XSLT
7 1 (3.23%) JMS
7 1 (3.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) DataPower
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) UNIX
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) AIX
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) SOA
2 6 (19.35%) TOGAF
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
3 5 (16.13%) UML
3 5 (16.13%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) BPMN
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (9.68%) Configuration Management
5 3 (9.68%) BPEL
5 3 (9.68%) B2B
5 3 (9.68%) B2C
5 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 3 (9.68%) Software Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Release Management
5 3 (9.68%) Build Automation
6 2 (6.45%) Metadata Management
6 2 (6.45%) People Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) Korn
2 4 (12.90%) Jython
3 3 (9.68%) VBScript
3 3 (9.68%) VB
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.23%) JCL
5 1 (3.23%) SQL
5 1 (3.23%) C#
5 1 (3.23%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) COREP
1 2 (6.45%) FINREP
1 2 (6.45%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.45%) QA
1 2 (6.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (9.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 1 (3.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) SAP
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) Unisys
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Lotus
3 3 (9.68%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Siebel
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) Nokia
3 3 (9.68%) CheckPoint
3 3 (9.68%) F5
4 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (6.45%) EMC
4 2 (6.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.23%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) Business Objects
5 1 (3.23%) HP