The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Wiltshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 64 49 47
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -2
Contract jobs citing IBM 5 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.70% 0.84% 2.27%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 2.23% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Average daily rate £288 £506 £480
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.20% +5.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £491 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £521 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £27.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-31.81% +46.66%
Vendors Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
310 179 377
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 43.24% 37.37% 53.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 138 214
Average daily rate £375 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.41% -2.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £482
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 34
Average hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.28% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £13.60 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £19.60 £42.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
IBM
South West

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -7 5 £288 - 2
Corsham - - - - 2
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (33.33%) SAP
3 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
4 5 (23.81%) SAS
5 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
5 4 (19.05%) UNIX
5 4 (19.05%) Windows
5 4 (19.05%) AIX
5 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 4 (19.05%) Migration
5 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
5 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
5 4 (19.05%) OSGi
5 4 (19.05%) REST
5 4 (19.05%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
6 3 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
6 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
6 3 (14.29%) VBA
6 3 (14.29%) MS Access
6 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (14.29%) HP
7 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (9.52%) Unisys

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 5 (23.81%) SAS
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (19.05%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Maximo
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (4.76%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (4.76%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) IBM InfoSphere
2 3 (14.29%) MS Access
2 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.52%) QlikView
3 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects XI
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Architect
2 4 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (19.05%) SAS Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Report Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
5 1 (4.76%) Software Asset Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Lead Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) TM1 Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Computer Operator
5 1 (4.76%) Programmer
5 1 (4.76%) Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) OSGi
1 4 (19.05%) REST
2 2 (9.52%) HTML
2 2 (9.52%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) iSeries
3 1 (4.76%) LPAR
3 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.76%) EPoS
3 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.76%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) UNIX
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
1 4 (19.05%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 3 (14.29%) Business Transformation
3 3 (14.29%) Electronic Design Automation
3 3 (14.29%) Knowledge Management
3 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) ERP
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) CRM
4 2 (9.52%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) ITSM
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) Low Latency
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) VBA
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.76%) REXX
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (9.52%) Unisys
3 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) Fujitsu
4 1 (4.76%) Adobe
4 1 (4.76%) VMware
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle
4 1 (4.76%) Cognos
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) BMC
4 1 (4.76%) Symantec
4 1 (4.76%) McAfee