The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Winchester 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 7 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing IBM 8 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 14.55% 16.13% 2.50%
As % of the Vendors category 25.00% 27.03% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Average daily rate
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£345 £340 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% -
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 £21.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £24.05 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+29.96% -24.85%
Vendors Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
32 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 58.18% 59.68% 67.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 19 21
Average daily rate £345 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £312 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 3
Average hourly rate £10.00 £13.35 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.09% -62.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.68 £11.20 £33.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £26.40 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
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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
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 24 July 2014, 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 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) HACMP
2 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) HPUX
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) NetWare
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) HP
3 3 (27.27%) Compaq
3 3 (27.27%) EMC
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) Hitachi
3 3 (27.27%) Veritas
3 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
3 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
3 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Management
3 3 (27.27%) VMware

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
1 3 (27.27%) Firewall
1 3 (27.27%) Network Security
1 3 (27.27%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Software Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) IT Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) HACMP
2 3 (27.27%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) LPAR
4 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) HPUX
3 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 3 (27.27%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security Management
1 3 (27.27%) Security Management
1 3 (27.27%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) UML
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C
1 3 (27.27%) C++
1 3 (27.27%) Java
1 3 (27.27%) Perl
1 3 (27.27%) Shell Script
1 3 (27.27%) Korn
1 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 2 (18.18%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (27.27%) CCSE
2 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (27.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
1 3 (27.27%) HP
1 3 (27.27%) Compaq
1 3 (27.27%) EMC
1 3 (27.27%) Hitachi
1 3 (27.27%) Veritas
1 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 1 (9.09%) Lotus