The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 73 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM 55 75 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.29% 2.43% 2.17%
As % of the Vendors category 5.45% 6.61% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 22
Median daily rate £430 £390 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.12% -8.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £250 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £650 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
IBM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1009 1135 1067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.99% 36.76% 39.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 642 646 614
Median daily rate £375 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 82 62
Median hourly rate £14.63 £13.81 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.90% -13.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.08 £9.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.88%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing IBM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

IBM Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +8 42 £465 +17.72% 7
South Yorkshire -14 11 £350 -9.67%
North Yorkshire +9 2 £450 -10.00%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 37 (35.24%) Unix
2 34 (32.38%) Finance
3 28 (26.67%) WebSphere
3 28 (26.67%) Windows
4 27 (25.71%) Oracle
5 26 (24.76%) Mainframe
6 23 (21.90%) CA
7 22 (20.95%) Linux
8 21 (20.00%) Java
8 21 (20.00%) EMC
9 20 (19.05%) Perl
9 20 (19.05%) SQL
9 20 (19.05%) DB2
10 18 (17.14%) IBM Integration Bus
10 18 (17.14%) VMware
11 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
11 16 (15.24%) LDAP
11 16 (15.24%) Splunk
12 15 (14.29%) AIX
13 14 (13.33%) Banking
13 14 (13.33%) Unit Testing
13 14 (13.33%) Test Automation
14 13 (12.38%) Syncsort
14 13 (12.38%) Functional Testing
14 13 (12.38%) CA Service Virtualization
14 13 (12.38%) Virtual Environments
14 13 (12.38%) OMEGAMON
14 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
14 13 (12.38%) SAN
14 13 (12.38%) CICS

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (26.67%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.38%) CICS
3 11 (10.48%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (8.57%) Apache
5 8 (7.62%) WebLogic
5 8 (7.62%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (7.62%) WebSphere Portal
6 7 (6.67%) FileNet
6 7 (6.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (4.76%) IIS
7 5 (4.76%) MS Exchange
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (4.76%) Tomcat
8 4 (3.81%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.81%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.81%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.86%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.95%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (5.71%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.81%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.90%) Unica
5 1 (0.95%) FLEXCUBE
5 1 (0.95%) Temenos T24
5 1 (0.95%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.90%) GitHub
2 1 (0.95%) CloudBees
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.24%) LDAP
2 13 (12.38%) SAN
3 11 (10.48%) NAS
4 8 (7.62%) FTP
4 8 (7.62%) HTTP
5 6 (5.71%) DNS
5 6 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 5 (4.76%) FCoE
6 5 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (4.76%) iSCSI
6 5 (4.76%) LAN
6 5 (4.76%) Multicast
6 5 (4.76%) WAN
7 2 (1.90%) BGP
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.90%) EIGRP
7 2 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 2 (1.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (1.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.05%) DB2
2 16 (15.24%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.67%) IBM InfoSphere
4 5 (4.76%) Hadoop
4 5 (4.76%) HBase
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.86%) MySQL
7 1 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.95%) DataStage
7 1 (0.95%) Easytrieve
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.95%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.86%) JIRA
2 2 (1.90%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.90%) ClearQuest
2 2 (1.90%) JBehave
2 2 (1.90%) Maven
2 2 (1.90%) Selenium
3 1 (0.95%) CruiseControl
3 1 (0.95%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.95%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.95%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.95%) Hudson
3 1 (0.95%) JMeter
3 1 (0.95%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.95%) MSTest
3 1 (0.95%) Rational Functional Tester
3 1 (0.95%) Rational Performance Tester
3 1 (0.95%) Subversion
3 1 (0.95%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (32.38%) Finance
2 14 (13.33%) Banking
3 3 (2.86%) Billing
3 3 (2.86%) Marketing
3 3 (2.86%) Retail
4 2 (1.90%) Law
5 1 (0.95%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (23.81%) Administrator
2 15 (14.29%) Consultant
3 14 (13.33%) Analyst
4 8 (7.62%) Architect
5 7 (6.67%) Developer
5 7 (6.67%) Unix Administrator
6 6 (5.71%) AIX Administrator
6 6 (5.71%) Data Consultant
6 6 (5.71%) Data Quality Consultant
6 6 (5.71%) WebSphere Specialist
7 5 (4.76%) Build Engineer
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 5 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.76%) Team Leader
7 5 (4.76%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (3.81%) Data Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Operations Analyst
8 4 (3.81%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (17.14%) IBM Integration Bus
2 12 (11.43%) Middleware
3 11 (10.48%) HTML
4 10 (9.52%) XML
5 9 (8.57%) J2EE
5 9 (8.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (4.76%) Rendezvous
6 5 (4.76%) Web Services
6 5 (4.76%) XSLT
7 3 (2.86%) ISPF
7 3 (2.86%) OAuth
7 3 (2.86%) OpenID
7 3 (2.86%) SailPoint
7 3 (2.86%) SOAP
7 3 (2.86%) SPML
8 2 (1.90%) CSS
8 2 (1.90%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.90%) JMS
8 2 (1.90%) JPA
8 2 (1.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 26 (24.76%) Mainframe
2 12 (11.43%) iPad
3 10 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.62%) iSeries
5 6 (5.71%) DataPower
5 6 (5.71%) EMC VNX
5 6 (5.71%) Symmetrix
6 5 (4.76%) Clustering
6 5 (4.76%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.76%) Replication
7 4 (3.81%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.81%) Social Network
7 4 (3.81%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (1.90%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (1.90%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.90%) Tandem
9 1 (0.95%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.95%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.95%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (35.24%) Unix
2 28 (26.67%) Windows
3 22 (20.95%) Linux
4 15 (14.29%) AIX
5 11 (10.48%) Solaris
5 11 (10.48%) zOS
6 9 (8.57%) Windows Server
7 6 (5.71%) SUSE
8 4 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.81%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.81%) VMS
9 1 (0.95%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.95%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (13.33%) Test Automation
1 14 (13.33%) Unit Testing
2 13 (12.38%) E-Commerce
2 13 (12.38%) Functional Testing
2 13 (12.38%) Virtual Environments
3 12 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (11.43%) DevOps
4 8 (7.62%) CRM
4 8 (7.62%) People Management
5 7 (6.67%) Data Modelling
5 7 (6.67%) Performance Management
6 6 (5.71%) Migration
6 6 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (5.71%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.71%) Service Management
7 5 (4.76%) Benchmarking
7 5 (4.76%) High Availability
7 5 (4.76%) Information Governance
8 4 (3.81%) Business Analysis
8 4 (3.81%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (20.00%) Java
2 20 (19.05%) Perl
2 20 (19.05%) SQL
3 7 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 7 (6.67%) Jython
4 3 (2.86%) JCL
5 2 (1.90%) COBOL
5 2 (1.90%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.95%) Assembly Language
6 1 (0.95%) Fortran
6 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.95%) REXX
6 1 (0.95%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (1.90%) CCNP
1 2 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.95%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.95%) QA
2 1 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.48%) NFS
2 11 (10.48%) Oracle RAC
2 11 (10.48%) SRDF
2 11 (10.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.57%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (5.71%) Veritas File System
5 6 (5.71%) VMware ESX
6 5 (4.76%) KVM
6 5 (4.76%) Xen
7 4 (3.81%) PowerHA
7 4 (3.81%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 3 (2.86%) NDS
8 3 (2.86%) vSphere
9 2 (1.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (1.90%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 2 (1.90%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (1.90%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.95%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (12.38%) CA Service Virtualization
1 13 (12.38%) OMEGAMON
2 10 (9.52%) CA Endevor
3 7 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 6 (5.71%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (5.71%) vRealize
5 4 (3.81%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.81%) SCCM
5 4 (3.81%) SCOM
6 3 (2.86%) OpenAM
7 2 (1.90%) HP UCMDB
7 2 (1.90%) OPNET
7 2 (1.90%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (1.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.95%) Control-M
8 1 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.95%) zSecure
Vendors
1 27 (25.71%) Oracle
2 23 (21.90%) CA
3 21 (20.00%) EMC
4 18 (17.14%) VMware
5 16 (15.24%) Splunk
6 13 (12.38%) Syncsort
7 11 (10.48%) Cisco
7 11 (10.48%) NetApp
8 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 10 (9.52%) Veritas
9 9 (8.57%) SAP
9 9 (8.57%) Sun
10 8 (7.62%) Sybase
11 7 (6.67%) BMC
11 7 (6.67%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.71%) Intel
13 5 (4.76%) DataSynapse
13 5 (4.76%) HP
13 5 (4.76%) TIBCO
14 4 (3.81%) Symantec
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