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 26 May 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 46 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM 12 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.91% 1.90% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 4.62% 4.24% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 2
Average daily rate
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£550 £399 £506
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -21.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £278 £491
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £530 £521
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.25 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+35.45% -
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
260 283 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.34% 44.78% 46.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 198 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £203 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 10
Average hourly rate £20.19 £35.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.32% +150.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £52.00 £17.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +13 8 £500 -2.43%
Trowbridge - 1 £550 -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) WebSphere
3 11 (36.67%) Middleware
4 10 (33.33%) SOA
5 7 (23.33%) Java
6 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 5 (16.67%) SOAP
7 5 (16.67%) Web Services
7 5 (16.67%) ITIL
7 5 (16.67%) UML
7 5 (16.67%) Cisco
7 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
7 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
8 4 (13.33%) REST
8 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
8 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (13.33%) BPMN
8 4 (13.33%) DataPower
8 4 (13.33%) Lotus
8 4 (13.33%) Unisys
8 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
8 4 (13.33%) XML
8 4 (13.33%) XSD
8 4 (13.33%) Oracle
8 4 (13.33%) BPEL
8 4 (13.33%) Banking
8 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (10.00%) VMware
9 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 13 (43.33%) WebSphere
2 4 (13.33%) IBM Notes
3 3 (10.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (10.00%) IIS
3 3 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
4 1 (3.33%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
1 2 (6.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 3 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (6.67%) SSL
2 2 (6.67%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
3 1 (3.33%) Telnet
3 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) DB2
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (6.67%) OLTP
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Ant
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) MSBuild
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Lotus Notes Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 4 (13.33%) SOA Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Data Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Technical Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Programme Director
6 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Mainframe Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Web Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.33%) Mainframe Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (36.67%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) SOAP
2 5 (16.67%) Web Services
3 4 (13.33%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) XSD
3 4 (13.33%) REST
4 3 (10.00%) Java EE
4 3 (10.00%) JSON
4 3 (10.00%) WSDL
4 3 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (6.67%) XSLT
5 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
5 2 (6.67%) JMS
5 2 (6.67%) HTML
5 2 (6.67%) .NET
5 2 (6.67%) J2EE
5 2 (6.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (3.33%) XSL
6 1 (3.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) DataPower
1 4 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.67%) Mobile Banking
2 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
2 2 (6.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) UNIX
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) SOA
2 6 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (16.67%) UML
3 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 4 (13.33%) BPEL
4 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (13.33%) BPMN
5 3 (10.00%) Release Management
5 3 (10.00%) Build Automation
5 3 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 3 (10.00%) SDLC
5 3 (10.00%) B2B
5 3 (10.00%) B2C
5 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) MOF
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) Java
2 3 (10.00%) VBScript
2 3 (10.00%) VB
2 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.67%) Jython
3 2 (6.67%) Korn
3 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) SQL
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) COBOL
4 1 (3.33%) JCL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) COBIT
1 2 (6.67%) QA
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.67%) COREP
1 2 (6.67%) FINREP
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) Firmware
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (3.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco
2 4 (13.33%) Unisys
2 4 (13.33%) Oracle
2 4 (13.33%) Lotus
3 3 (10.00%) Citrix
3 3 (10.00%) Nokia
3 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.00%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) F5
4 2 (6.67%) EMC
4 2 (6.67%) Teradata
4 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel
5 1 (3.33%) Business Objects