The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 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 Yorkshire 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 61 73 80
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +7
Contract jobs citing IBM 57 48 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.43% 2.29% 1.91%
As % of the Vendors category 5.94% 4.88% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 22
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £430 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £22.50 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -29.13%
Vendors Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
959 983 1223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.90% 46.83% 47.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 490 604
Average daily rate £350 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 78 86
Average hourly rate £13.25 £20.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.75% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.97 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.60 £28.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
IBM
England

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 30 July 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 30 July 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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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 +16 50 £425 +13.33% 11
South Yorkshire -8 4 £425 +50.44% 3
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 62 (61.39%) Oracle
2 48 (47.52%) WebSphere
3 41 (40.59%) Linux
4 40 (39.60%) DB2
5 38 (37.62%) AIX
6 37 (36.63%) Finance
7 34 (33.66%) Mainframe
8 33 (32.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 27 (26.73%) ClearQuest
9 27 (26.73%) Stakeholder Management
9 27 (26.73%) ClearCase
10 23 (22.77%) Workflow
11 22 (21.78%) Service Delivery
11 22 (21.78%) Workflow Management
11 22 (21.78%) Oracle Workflow
12 21 (20.79%) UNIX
13 18 (17.82%) Windows
13 18 (17.82%) SOA
14 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
15 16 (15.84%) Management Information System
16 15 (14.85%) EMC
16 15 (14.85%) SQL
17 14 (13.86%) Java
18 13 (12.87%) Oracle Database
19 12 (11.88%) Migration
20 11 (10.89%) Cisco
20 11 (10.89%) VMware
20 11 (10.89%) Data Management
21 10 (9.90%) VMware ESXi
21 10 (9.90%) HP

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 48 (47.52%) WebSphere
2 22 (21.78%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (7.92%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.93%) Lync
5 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (2.97%) WebLogic
6 3 (2.97%) MQSeries
6 3 (2.97%) WebSphere Portal
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Service Bus
7 2 (1.98%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.98%) CICS
8 1 (0.99%) Apache
8 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.99%) Quickr
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.99%) MS Office
2 1 (0.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.91%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.99%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.92%) TCP/IP
1 8 (7.92%) VPN
1 8 (7.92%) Firewall
2 7 (6.93%) Wireless
2 7 (6.93%) IPsec
2 7 (6.93%) MPLS
3 3 (2.97%) SAN
3 3 (2.97%) Internet
3 3 (2.97%) FTP
4 2 (1.98%) WAN
4 2 (1.98%) LAN
5 1 (0.99%) 2G
5 1 (0.99%) Intranet
5 1 (0.99%) DNS
5 1 (0.99%) SMS
5 1 (0.99%) VoIP
5 1 (0.99%) HTTP
5 1 (0.99%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.60%) DB2
2 13 (12.87%) Oracle Database
3 10 (9.90%) Oracle9i Database
4 9 (8.91%) MySQL
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle Reports
5 8 (7.92%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.98%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.98%) Informix
8 1 (0.99%) OLAP
8 1 (0.99%) MS Access
8 1 (0.99%) Adabas
8 1 (0.99%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.99%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.99%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (26.73%) ClearQuest
1 27 (26.73%) ClearCase
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.99%) Maven
General
1 37 (36.63%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Banking
3 8 (7.92%) Advertising
4 3 (2.97%) Retail
5 2 (1.98%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.99%) Publishing
6 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.99%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (30.69%) Developer
2 17 (16.83%) Administrator
3 11 (10.89%) Consultant
4 9 (8.91%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 9 (8.91%) Oracle Developer
4 9 (8.91%) WebSphere Developer
5 8 (7.92%) WebSphere Administrator
6 7 (6.93%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.94%) Architect
8 5 (4.95%) Analyst
8 5 (4.95%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 5 (4.95%) Storage Administrator
8 5 (4.95%) WebSphere Specialist
9 4 (3.96%) Migration Consultant
10 3 (2.97%) Project Engineer
10 3 (2.97%) SOA Architect
11 2 (1.98%) Systems Integrator
11 2 (1.98%) Data Centre Engineer
11 2 (1.98%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 2 (1.98%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (32.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (8.91%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (7.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (6.93%) Middleware
4 7 (6.93%) XMPP
5 3 (2.97%) Web Services
5 3 (2.97%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.98%) XML
7 1 (0.99%) HTML
7 1 (0.99%) J2EE
7 1 (0.99%) COM
7 1 (0.99%) CSS
7 1 (0.99%) JDBC
7 1 (0.99%) JSP
7 1 (0.99%) XSLT
7 1 (0.99%) JMS
7 1 (0.99%) Ajax
7 1 (0.99%) Dojo
7 1 (0.99%) Java EE
7 1 (0.99%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 34 (33.66%) Mainframe
2 16 (15.84%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.93%) DataPower
4 4 (3.96%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (1.98%) Clustering
5 2 (1.98%) iSeries
6 1 (0.99%) HACMP
6 1 (0.99%) Open Source
6 1 (0.99%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.99%) FMCG
6 1 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 41 (40.59%) Linux
2 38 (37.62%) AIX
3 21 (20.79%) UNIX
4 18 (17.82%) Windows
5 6 (5.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.97%) zOS
7 3 (2.97%) Solaris
7 3 (2.97%) CentOS
8 1 (0.99%) MVS
8 1 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (22.77%) Workflow
3 22 (21.78%) Service Delivery
3 22 (21.78%) Workflow Management
4 18 (17.82%) SOA
5 12 (11.88%) Migration
6 11 (10.89%) Data Management
7 7 (6.93%) Master Data Management
7 7 (6.93%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.96%) Project Management
8 4 (3.96%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.97%) ITIL
9 3 (2.97%) Data Modelling
9 3 (2.97%) E-Commerce
9 3 (2.97%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.97%) ETL
9 3 (2.97%) Data Migration
9 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (2.97%) TOGAF
10 2 (1.98%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.85%) SQL
2 14 (13.86%) Java
3 10 (9.90%) COBOL
4 9 (8.91%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.97%) Perl
6 2 (1.98%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.99%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.99%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (0.99%) IBM Certification
1 1 (0.99%) IBM AIX Certification
1 1 (0.99%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 10 (9.90%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (6.93%) Xen
2 7 (6.93%) vSphere
2 7 (6.93%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.99%) Terminal Server
5 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.99%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.99%) GPFS
5 1 (0.99%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) SCCM
1 3 (2.97%) SCOM
2 2 (1.98%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.99%) Foglight
3 1 (0.99%) Control-M
3 1 (0.99%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 62 (61.39%) Oracle
2 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (14.85%) EMC
4 11 (10.89%) Cisco
4 11 (10.89%) VMware
5 10 (9.90%) HP
5 10 (9.90%) NetApp
6 9 (8.91%) Perforce
7 7 (6.93%) Red Hat
8 4 (3.96%) CA
9 3 (2.97%) Citrix
10 2 (1.98%) hybris
10 2 (1.98%) Cognos
10 2 (1.98%) Siebel
10 2 (1.98%) JBoss
10 2 (1.98%) Informatica
10 2 (1.98%) Lotus
10 2 (1.98%) BMC
10 2 (1.98%) ATG
11 1 (0.99%) MKS
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