The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 15 9 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 9.35% 5.36% 2.56%
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% 9.38% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £402 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.37% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £20.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+41.25% -24.52%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Winchester region.

Vendors Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
64 32 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 59.81% 57.14% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 10
Average daily rate £375 £375 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £323 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £395 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £11.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% +62.99%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Winchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Winchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Winchester

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) Veritas
2 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 9 (90.00%) AIX
2 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 9 (90.00%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (80.00%) Shell Script
4 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) EMC
5 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (50.00%) FCoE
5 5 (50.00%) HPUX
5 5 (50.00%) HP
6 4 (40.00%) Compaq
6 4 (40.00%) NetWare
6 4 (40.00%) Solaris
6 4 (40.00%) UNIX
6 4 (40.00%) C
6 4 (40.00%) C++
6 4 (40.00%) Java
6 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
6 4 (40.00%) HACMP
6 4 (40.00%) Hitachi
6 4 (40.00%) Clustering

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (50.00%) FCoE
3 5 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Test Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SAN Storage Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) HACMP
1 4 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (10.00%) CLARiiON
3 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC Centera
3 1 (10.00%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) AIX
3 5 (50.00%) HPUX
4 4 (40.00%) Solaris
4 4 (40.00%) UNIX
4 4 (40.00%) NetWare
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 2000
5 1 (10.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (30.00%) System Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) OO
4 2 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Perl
2 8 (80.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (40.00%) Korn
3 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (40.00%) C
3 4 (40.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (10.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Veritas
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) HP
2 5 (50.00%) EMC
3 4 (40.00%) Hitachi
3 4 (40.00%) Compaq
4 1 (10.00%) 3PAR