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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 64 72 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 60 44 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.26% 1.94% 2.59%
As % of the Vendors category 5.69% 4.47% 5.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 15 24
Average daily rate
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£430 £413 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.24% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £285 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Average hourly rate - £23.22 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +111.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.69 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+54.25% -26.80%
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
1055 984 1050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.75% 43.39% 43.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 622 513 438
Average daily rate £363 £325 £321
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% +1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 71 66
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 19 December 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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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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
West Yorkshire +9 43 £430 +4.24% 9
South Yorkshire +1 13 £413 +37.50% 2
North Yorkshire -4 4 £490 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 55 (44.00%) Oracle
2 49 (39.20%) WebSphere
3 40 (32.00%) Linux
4 36 (28.80%) DB2
4 36 (28.80%) Mainframe
5 35 (28.00%) AIX
6 34 (27.20%) Service Delivery
6 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
6 34 (27.20%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (26.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 32 (25.60%) Windows
9 29 (23.20%) Finance
10 28 (22.40%) ClearCase
10 28 (22.40%) ClearQuest
11 26 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (19.20%) Oracle Workflow
12 24 (19.20%) Workflow
12 24 (19.20%) Workflow Management
13 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
14 22 (17.60%) Active Directory
14 22 (17.60%) Management Information System
14 22 (17.60%) VMware
14 22 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (16.00%) SQL
16 18 (14.40%) MS Exchange
17 17 (13.60%) SCCM
18 16 (12.80%) Java
19 15 (12.00%) HP
19 15 (12.00%) SCOM
19 15 (12.00%) VMware ESX

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire 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 49 (39.20%) WebSphere
2 24 (19.20%) Oracle Workflow
3 18 (14.40%) MS Exchange
4 12 (9.60%) IIS
4 12 (9.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
5 8 (6.40%) JBoss
5 8 (6.40%) Lotus Domino
6 5 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (4.00%) Apache
6 5 (4.00%) WebLogic
7 4 (3.20%) CICS
7 4 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.40%) Quickr
8 3 (2.40%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.40%) IBM Notes
8 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.40%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (1.60%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 10 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.40%) Maximo
2 2 (1.60%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (11.20%) NAS
2 13 (10.40%) Internet
3 11 (8.80%) DNS
4 8 (6.40%) DHCP
5 6 (4.80%) SAN
6 5 (4.00%) LAN
6 5 (4.00%) HTTP
6 5 (4.00%) WAN
7 3 (2.40%) VoIP
7 3 (2.40%) SNMP
7 3 (2.40%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.40%) Intranet
8 2 (1.60%) LDAP
8 2 (1.60%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.60%) Multicast
8 2 (1.60%) FCoE
8 2 (1.60%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (0.80%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.80%) DB2
2 23 (18.40%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.40%) MySQL
5 2 (1.60%) OLAP
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle9i Database
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.80%) HBase
6 1 (0.80%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.80%) Adabas
6 1 (0.80%) Informix
Development Applications
1 28 (22.40%) ClearCase
1 28 (22.40%) ClearQuest
2 3 (2.40%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.80%) Maven
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
General
1 29 (23.20%) Finance
2 15 (12.00%) Banking
3 7 (5.60%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.80%) Retail
5 5 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.20%) Advertising
7 3 (2.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.80%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Law
8 1 (0.80%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 25 (20.00%) Developer
2 17 (13.60%) Consultant
3 16 (12.80%) Administrator
4 12 (9.60%) WebSphere Developer
4 12 (9.60%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 10 (8.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 9 (7.20%) Architect
6 9 (7.20%) Senior Developer
7 8 (6.40%) Exchange Administrator
8 7 (5.60%) Analyst
9 6 (4.80%) Technical Leader
10 5 (4.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
10 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Project Manager
11 4 (3.20%) Business Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (3.20%) Exchange Consultant
11 4 (3.20%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (26.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (7.20%) HTML
3 7 (5.60%) XML
4 5 (4.00%) Ajax
4 5 (4.00%) XSLT
4 5 (4.00%) JSP
4 5 (4.00%) J2EE
5 4 (3.20%) Middleware
5 4 (3.20%) Web Services
6 3 (2.40%) jQuery
6 3 (2.40%) Dojo
6 3 (2.40%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (1.60%) Rendezvous
7 2 (1.60%) CSS
7 2 (1.60%) Servlets
7 2 (1.60%) SOAP
7 2 (1.60%) Java EE
7 2 (1.60%) SailPoint
7 2 (1.60%) SPML
8 1 (0.80%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 36 (28.80%) Mainframe
2 26 (20.80%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (17.60%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.60%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (3.20%) DataPower
5 4 (3.20%) iSeries
6 3 (2.40%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.60%) Reference Data
7 2 (1.60%) FMCG
7 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.60%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.60%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.80%) IVR
8 1 (0.80%) Clustering
8 1 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 40 (32.00%) Linux
2 35 (28.00%) AIX
3 32 (25.60%) Windows
4 14 (11.20%) UNIX
5 4 (3.20%) Solaris
5 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.40%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.40%) zOS
6 3 (2.40%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.60%) MVS
7 2 (1.60%) CentOS
8 1 (0.80%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (27.20%) Service Delivery
1 34 (27.20%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (19.20%) Workflow
2 24 (19.20%) Workflow Management
3 12 (9.60%) Asset Management
4 10 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (8.00%) Software Licensing
5 9 (7.20%) ITIL
5 9 (7.20%) E-Commerce
6 8 (6.40%) Migration
6 8 (6.40%) Capacity Management
7 6 (4.80%) Project Management
7 6 (4.80%) SOA
7 6 (4.80%) Logistics
7 6 (4.80%) Software Asset Management
8 5 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.20%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.20%) Data Modelling
9 4 (3.20%) Supplier Management
9 4 (3.20%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.00%) SQL
2 16 (12.80%) Java
3 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.00%) COBOL
5 3 (2.40%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.40%) Ruby
6 2 (1.60%) BeanShell
7 1 (0.80%) Perl
7 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.80%) RPG
7 1 (0.80%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.80%) NATURAL
7 1 (0.80%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.20%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.20%) MCSE
2 3 (2.40%) MCSA
2 3 (2.40%) MCP
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.80%) Degree
4 1 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.20%) SLA
1 4 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.40%) QA
System Software
1 22 (17.60%) Active Directory
1 22 (17.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.00%) VMware ESX
2 15 (12.00%) vSphere
3 3 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
3 3 (2.40%) XenApp
3 3 (2.40%) MetaFrame
3 3 (2.40%) Terminal Server
3 3 (2.40%) ISA Server
4 2 (1.60%) NFS
4 2 (1.60%) Xen
4 2 (1.60%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (1.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.60%) SRDF
4 2 (1.60%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (13.60%) SCCM
2 15 (12.00%) SCOM
3 12 (9.60%) NetBackup
4 3 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.40%) CA SiteMinder
5 2 (1.60%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.80%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 55 (44.00%) Oracle
2 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
3 22 (17.60%) VMware
4 15 (12.00%) HP
5 14 (11.20%) EMC
6 12 (9.60%) Symantec
7 11 (8.80%) Lotus
8 10 (8.00%) NetApp
9 6 (4.80%) Citrix
9 6 (4.80%) ATG
9 6 (4.80%) hybris
10 5 (4.00%) Cognos
10 5 (4.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.00%) Cisco
11 4 (3.20%) Dell
12 3 (2.40%) SAP
12 3 (2.40%) Sybase
13 2 (1.60%) TIBCO
13 2 (1.60%) Novell
13 2 (1.60%) Intel
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