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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 12 9 8
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 10.00% 4.26% 5.00%
As % of the Vendors category 17.31% 9.52% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£400 £313 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -5.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £36.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -21.56%
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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
52 21 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 57.78% 44.68% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 13
Average daily rate £400 £345 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +4.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.50 £12.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.18% +43.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.30 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.30 £13.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 February 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 February 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) AIX
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) Veritas
4 8 (66.67%) Perl
4 8 (66.67%) VMware
4 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
5 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
6 6 (50.00%) HACMP
6 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
7 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
7 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) UNIX
7 5 (41.67%) FCoE
8 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (33.33%) HPUX
8 4 (33.33%) EMC
8 4 (33.33%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) Compaq
9 3 (25.00%) Hitachi
9 3 (25.00%) NetWare
9 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
9 3 (25.00%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 8 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (41.67%) FCoE
3 5 (41.67%) iSCSI
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) DBA
1 3 (25.00%) SQL DBA
1 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) HACMP
2 3 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 3 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Symmetrix DMX
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) CLARiiON
3 1 (8.33%) Symmetrix
3 1 (8.33%) EMC Centera
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (91.67%) AIX
2 11 (91.67%) Linux
3 5 (41.67%) UNIX
4 4 (33.33%) HPUX
5 3 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (25.00%) NetWare
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Software Testing
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Performance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) System Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 2 (16.67%) OO
5 2 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) Perl
2 7 (58.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (25.00%) Korn
3 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (25.00%) GPFS
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Tivoli
1 3 (25.00%) Data Guard
2 1 (8.33%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Veritas
1 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (33.33%) EMC
2 4 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Compaq
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Hitachi
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) 3PAR