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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 56 48 51
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.02% 1.60% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 3.62% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 1
Average daily rate
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£522 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.15% +6.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £31.25 £24.05
% change year-on-year
-10.40% +29.96%
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
298 304 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.50% 44.25% 45.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 183 172
Average daily rate £350 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 16 21
Average hourly rate £19.03 £20.06 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +25.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £17.50 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £37.50 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.25%

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
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 29 July 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 -1 7 £522 +42.87% 4
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (45.00%) SOA
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Middleware
3 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
4 5 (25.00%) DataPower
4 5 (25.00%) SOAP
5 4 (20.00%) XML
5 4 (20.00%) REST
6 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
6 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
6 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 3 (15.00%) UML
6 3 (15.00%) Web Services
6 3 (15.00%) J2EE
6 3 (15.00%) DB2
6 3 (15.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (10.00%) CICS
7 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 2 (10.00%) MOF
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) JMS
7 2 (10.00%) EAI
7 2 (10.00%) SSL
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 6 (30.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.00%) CICS
3 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
3 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Telnet
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (5.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.00%) DB2
2 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (5.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Ant
1 1 (5.00%) ERwin
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) MSBuild
General
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
2 4 (20.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) SOA Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Applications Developer
3 3 (15.00%) Data Architect
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Integration Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Project Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) SOAP
3 4 (20.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) REST
4 3 (15.00%) Web Services
4 3 (15.00%) J2EE
4 3 (15.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (10.00%) XSLT
5 2 (10.00%) JMS
5 2 (10.00%) HTML
5 2 (10.00%) .NET
5 2 (10.00%) XSD
6 1 (5.00%) XSL
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (5.00%) WSDL
6 1 (5.00%) Java EE
6 1 (5.00%) JSON
6 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DataPower
2 3 (15.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (10.00%) Reference Data
3 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) UNIX
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) SOA
2 3 (15.00%) UML
2 3 (15.00%) Change Management
2 3 (15.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 2 (10.00%) Metadata Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Data Management
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) BPEL
3 2 (10.00%) Information Management
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Release Management
3 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
3 2 (10.00%) BPMN
3 2 (10.00%) Information Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) Workflow
3 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (5.00%) VB
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (5.00%) JCL
3 1 (5.00%) Jython
3 1 (5.00%) Korn
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) Data Quality
1 2 (10.00%) COREP
1 2 (10.00%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Firmware
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
1 2 (10.00%) Oracle
1 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (10.00%) Teradata
2 1 (5.00%) F5
2 1 (5.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Siebel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) HP
2 1 (5.00%) Citrix
2 1 (5.00%) Nokia
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint