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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 76 76 80
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Contract jobs citing IBM 59 49 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.03% 1.96% 1.79%
As % of the Vendors category 5.07% 4.83% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 26 17
Average daily rate £400 £428 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.43% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £330 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £477 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+28.57% +100.00%
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
1163 1014 968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 39.97% 40.63% 43.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 726 638 510
Average daily rate £398 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 45 46
Average hourly rate £15.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.07 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £16.72 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+32.35% +3.03%

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 5 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 45 £400 -6.43% 10
South Yorkshire -9 14 £400 -1.53% 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 37 (28.68%) WebSphere
2 37 (28.68%) Oracle
3 33 (25.58%) Linux
4 31 (24.03%) Unix
5 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (18.60%) Banking
7 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
8 22 (17.05%) HP
8 22 (17.05%) DB2
8 22 (17.05%) Java
9 21 (16.28%) AIX
9 21 (16.28%) SAN
10 20 (15.50%) SQL
11 18 (13.95%) Windows
11 18 (13.95%) Mainframe
11 18 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 16 (12.40%) Red Hat
12 16 (12.40%) EMC
12 16 (12.40%) XML
13 14 (10.85%) QA
14 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
14 13 (10.08%) JMeter
15 12 (9.30%) Veritas
15 12 (9.30%) Performance Management
15 12 (9.30%) Git (software)
15 12 (9.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
16 11 (8.53%) SUSE
16 11 (8.53%) WebLogic
17 10 (7.75%) Solaris

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 37 (28.68%) WebSphere
2 11 (8.53%) WebLogic
3 9 (6.98%) JBoss
3 9 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 8 (6.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (4.65%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
6 4 (3.10%) IBM Domino
6 4 (3.10%) SAS
7 3 (2.33%) CICS
7 3 (2.33%) IIS
8 2 (1.55%) Apache
8 2 (1.55%) CloudStack
8 2 (1.55%) FileNet
8 2 (1.55%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.55%) MS Office
3 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (1.55%) BASE24
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financial Analyzer
3 1 (0.78%) PeopleSoft HCM
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.28%) SAN
2 8 (6.20%) HTTP
3 7 (5.43%) NAS
4 6 (4.65%) FTP
5 4 (3.10%) Firewall
5 4 (3.10%) LAN
5 4 (3.10%) WAN
6 2 (1.55%) Network Security
6 2 (1.55%) SSL
7 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.78%) Internet
7 1 (0.78%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.78%) LDAP
7 1 (0.78%) MPLS
7 1 (0.78%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) DB2
2 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
3 5 (3.88%) IBM InfoSphere
3 5 (3.88%) MySQL
4 4 (3.10%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.33%) Data Mining
5 3 (2.33%) OLTP
6 2 (1.55%) NonStop SQL
6 2 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Big Data
7 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.78%) Informix
7 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) JMeter
2 12 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 10 (7.75%) Maven
4 8 (6.20%) ClearCase
4 8 (6.20%) ClearQuest
4 8 (6.20%) Selenium
5 7 (5.43%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.43%) Eclipse
5 7 (5.43%) JIRA
5 7 (5.43%) JUnit
6 6 (4.65%) Gatling
6 6 (4.65%) Jenkins
6 6 (4.65%) LoadRunner
6 6 (4.65%) SilkPerformer
6 6 (4.65%) SoapUI
6 6 (4.65%) The Grinder
6 6 (4.65%) Visual Studio
6 6 (4.65%) VisualVM
6 6 (4.65%) YourKit
7 4 (3.10%) ERwin
General
1 44 (34.11%) Finance
2 24 (18.60%) Banking
3 3 (2.33%) Games
4 2 (1.55%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Advertising
5 1 (0.78%) Legal
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (22.48%) Analyst
2 24 (18.60%) Administrator
3 21 (16.28%) Developer
4 13 (10.08%) Unix Administrator
5 12 (9.30%) Consultant
6 10 (7.75%) Support Analyst
7 9 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 9 (6.98%) WebSphere Developer
8 8 (6.20%) AIX Administrator
8 8 (6.20%) Architect
8 8 (6.20%) Business Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) E-Commerce Developer
9 7 (5.43%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Applications Support Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) Java Programmer
10 6 (4.65%) Performance Test Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) QA Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) QA Test Analyst
10 6 (4.65%) QA Test Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.40%) XML
2 10 (7.75%) Middleware
3 9 (6.98%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 8 (6.20%) J2EE
5 7 (5.43%) HTML
6 6 (4.65%) AngularJS
6 6 (4.65%) Hibernate
6 6 (4.65%) Spring
7 4 (3.10%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (1.55%) ISPF
9 2 (1.55%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (1.55%) RESTful
9 2 (1.55%) SAML
9 2 (1.55%) Servlets
10 1 (0.78%) Java EE
10 1 (0.78%) JSON
10 1 (0.78%) SOAP
10 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (17.83%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (13.95%) Mainframe
3 8 (6.20%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.65%) AS400
5 4 (3.10%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.10%) DataPower
5 4 (3.10%) EMC VMAX
5 4 (3.10%) iSeries
5 4 (3.10%) Replication
6 3 (2.33%) VSAM
7 2 (1.55%) Data Integration
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.55%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.55%) PKI
7 2 (1.55%) Tandem
8 1 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.78%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.78%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.58%) Linux
2 31 (24.03%) Unix
3 21 (16.28%) AIX
4 18 (13.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (13.95%) Windows
5 11 (8.53%) SUSE
6 10 (7.75%) Solaris
7 6 (4.65%) MVS
8 5 (3.88%) VME
9 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
10 2 (1.55%) HPUX
10 2 (1.55%) zOS
11 1 (0.78%) i5/OS
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.93%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (9.30%) Performance Management
3 10 (7.75%) Analytics
4 9 (6.98%) E-Commerce
4 9 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 8 (6.20%) Business Analysis
5 8 (6.20%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (6.20%) Data Modelling
5 8 (6.20%) Problem Management
5 8 (6.20%) Scrum
6 7 (5.43%) Asset Management
6 7 (5.43%) ITIL
6 7 (5.43%) Open Source
6 7 (5.43%) Operations Management
6 7 (5.43%) Project Management
6 7 (5.43%) UML
6 7 (5.43%) User Stories
7 6 (4.65%) Data Analysis
7 6 (4.65%) SOA
7 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.05%) Java
2 20 (15.50%) SQL
3 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.43%) Python
4 7 (5.43%) Ruby
5 6 (4.65%) CoffeeScript
5 6 (4.65%) Scala
5 6 (4.65%) VBA
5 6 (4.65%) VBScript
6 3 (2.33%) JCL
7 2 (1.55%) Perl
8 1 (0.78%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.78%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) COBOL
8 1 (0.78%) Jython
Qualifications
1 9 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.10%) IBM AIX Certification
2 4 (3.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.33%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.55%) Degree
4 2 (1.55%) IBM Certification
4 2 (1.55%) IBM WebSphere Certification
5 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.78%) ISEB
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.78%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.85%) QA
2 5 (3.88%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.55%) ISO20022
4 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 12 (9.30%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 8 (6.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (3.10%) SRDF
3 4 (3.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (2.33%) Firmware
4 3 (2.33%) vSphere
5 2 (1.55%) KVM
5 2 (1.55%) RACF
5 2 (1.55%) Time Sharing Option
5 2 (1.55%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) NetBackup
1 4 (3.10%) Oracle EDQ
1 4 (3.10%) Puppet
1 4 (3.10%) ZABBIX
2 3 (2.33%) SCCM
2 3 (2.33%) SCOM
3 2 (1.55%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (1.55%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.78%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.78%) Cacti
4 1 (0.78%) Grafana
4 1 (0.78%) Graphite
4 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.78%) Nagios
4 1 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.78%) Opsview
4 1 (0.78%) Salt
Vendors
1 37 (28.68%) Oracle
2 22 (17.05%) HP
3 16 (12.40%) EMC
3 16 (12.40%) Red Hat
4 12 (9.30%) Veritas
5 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
6 7 (5.43%) ATG
6 7 (5.43%) BEA
6 7 (5.43%) hybris
7 6 (4.65%) AppDynamics
7 6 (4.65%) Dynatrace
7 6 (4.65%) New Relic
8 5 (3.88%) Fujitsu
8 5 (3.88%) NetApp
8 5 (3.88%) VMware
9 4 (3.10%) Atlassian
9 4 (3.10%) Brocade
9 4 (3.10%) DataFlux
9 4 (3.10%) Intel
10 3 (2.33%) Cisco
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