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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 89 84 77
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM 56 59 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.02% 1.99% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 5.36% 4.71% 4.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £475 £482
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £411 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.61% +2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +15.38%
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
1045 1252 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.68% 42.30% 41.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 783 589
Median daily rate £400 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.44% -1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 52 69
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.34 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £40.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.22 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+12.49% +7.19%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 +2 44 £400 +6.66% 6
South Yorkshire +6 10 £525 +85.84%
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 50 (43.10%) Windows
2 44 (37.93%) WebSphere
3 43 (37.07%) Oracle
4 40 (34.48%) Unix
5 38 (32.76%) Finance
6 32 (27.59%) Java
7 31 (26.72%) Linux
8 25 (21.55%) Middleware
9 23 (19.83%) SQL
9 23 (19.83%) XML
10 21 (18.10%) HP
10 21 (18.10%) VMware
11 20 (17.24%) Data Analysis
11 20 (17.24%) SQL Server
11 20 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 19 (16.38%) SAN
13 18 (15.52%) EMC
14 17 (14.66%) Data Modelling
14 17 (14.66%) Banking
14 17 (14.66%) Data Mapping
15 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
15 16 (13.79%) IBM InfoSphere
15 16 (13.79%) Red Hat
16 14 (12.07%) Quality Management
16 14 (12.07%) SUSE
16 14 (12.07%) Data Management
16 14 (12.07%) Information Management
16 14 (12.07%) AIX
16 14 (12.07%) Data Governance
16 14 (12.07%) WebSphere Transformation Extender

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 44 (37.93%) WebSphere
2 14 (12.07%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 13 (11.21%) Tomcat
4 11 (9.48%) Apache
4 11 (9.48%) WebLogic
5 8 (6.90%) FileNet
5 8 (6.90%) IIS
6 7 (6.03%) Oracle Service Bus
6 7 (6.03%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (5.17%) Oracle Coherence
7 6 (5.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (4.31%) JBoss
9 4 (3.45%) CloudStack
9 4 (3.45%) OpenStack
9 4 (3.45%) SAS
10 3 (2.59%) WebLogic Portal
10 3 (2.59%) WebSphere Portal
11 1 (0.86%) CICS
11 1 (0.86%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.86%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
3 4 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.45%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.03%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (4.31%) Maximo
3 4 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.86%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (16.38%) SAN
2 13 (11.21%) LAN
2 13 (11.21%) WAN
3 12 (10.34%) FTP
4 10 (8.62%) NAS
5 8 (6.90%) Firewall
6 6 (5.17%) FCoE
6 6 (5.17%) Fibre Channel
6 6 (5.17%) HTTP
6 6 (5.17%) iSCSI
6 6 (5.17%) Multicast
6 6 (5.17%) Network Security
7 5 (4.31%) LDAP
8 4 (3.45%) TACACS
9 3 (2.59%) Internet
10 2 (1.72%) BGP
10 2 (1.72%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.72%) EIGRP
10 2 (1.72%) MPLS
10 2 (1.72%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.79%) IBM InfoSphere
3 11 (9.48%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.76%) MySQL
4 9 (7.76%) Star Schema
5 8 (6.90%) DB2
6 7 (6.03%) Hadoop
7 6 (5.17%) HBase
7 6 (5.17%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.31%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.45%) Data Mining
10 3 (2.59%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.72%) Informix
11 2 (1.72%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.86%) Big Data
12 1 (0.86%) DataStage
12 1 (0.86%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.86%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.48%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.03%) JDeveloper
3 6 (5.17%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.17%) JIRA
3 6 (5.17%) Subversion
4 5 (4.31%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.31%) Gatling
4 5 (4.31%) JMeter
4 5 (4.31%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.31%) Maven
4 5 (4.31%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (4.31%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.31%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (4.31%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.31%) VisualVM
4 5 (4.31%) YourKit
5 4 (3.45%) ERwin
5 4 (3.45%) The Grinder
6 3 (2.59%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.59%) UltraEdit
General
1 38 (32.76%) Finance
2 17 (14.66%) Banking
3 3 (2.59%) Games
3 3 (2.59%) Retail
4 2 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (0.86%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (25.00%) Administrator
2 23 (19.83%) Developer
3 21 (18.10%) Analyst
4 15 (12.93%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.48%) Architect
5 11 (9.48%) Data Analyst
6 10 (8.62%) Data Modeller
6 10 (8.62%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.03%) Infrastructure Architect
7 7 (6.03%) Middleware Developer
7 7 (6.03%) Senior Data Modeller
8 6 (5.17%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.17%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.31%) Consultant
9 5 (4.31%) FileNet Administrator
9 5 (4.31%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.31%) Tester
9 5 (4.31%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.45%) Performance Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (21.55%) Middleware
2 23 (19.83%) XML
3 8 (6.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (6.03%) ActiveMQ
4 7 (6.03%) HTML
4 7 (6.03%) JAX-RPC
4 7 (6.03%) JAX-WS
4 7 (6.03%) RabbitMQ
4 7 (6.03%) Servlets
5 6 (5.17%) Rendezvous
5 6 (5.17%) Spring
5 6 (5.17%) XSLT
6 5 (4.31%) AngularJS
6 5 (4.31%) Hibernate
7 4 (3.45%) Web Services
8 3 (2.59%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (2.59%) J2EE
8 3 (2.59%) JSON
8 3 (2.59%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (1.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.34%) Data Structures
2 11 (9.48%) Virtual Team
3 9 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 9 (7.76%) Data Centre
4 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.45%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.59%) DataPower
6 3 (2.59%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.72%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.72%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.72%) iSeries
8 1 (0.86%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.86%) Clustering
8 1 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.86%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.86%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.86%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.86%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (43.10%) Windows
2 40 (34.48%) Unix
3 31 (26.72%) Linux
4 14 (12.07%) AIX
4 14 (12.07%) SUSE
5 13 (11.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (9.48%) Solaris
7 8 (6.90%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.17%) HPUX
8 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.72%) zOS
10 1 (0.86%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (17.24%) Data Analysis
2 17 (14.66%) Data Mapping
2 17 (14.66%) Data Modelling
3 14 (12.07%) Data Governance
3 14 (12.07%) Data Management
3 14 (12.07%) Information Management
3 14 (12.07%) Quality Management
4 13 (11.21%) Business Analysis
5 10 (8.62%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (7.76%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (7.76%) SOA
6 9 (7.76%) Time Management
7 8 (6.90%) Coaching
8 7 (6.03%) ERP
8 7 (6.03%) Migration
8 7 (6.03%) Service Management
9 6 (5.17%) Benchmarking
10 5 (4.31%) Analytics
10 5 (4.31%) DevOps
10 5 (4.31%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (27.59%) Java
2 23 (19.83%) SQL
3 13 (11.21%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.03%) PL/SQL
4 7 (6.03%) VBScript
5 6 (5.17%) Python
5 6 (5.17%) Ruby
6 5 (4.31%) C
6 5 (4.31%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (4.31%) Perl
6 5 (4.31%) Scala
7 4 (3.45%) VBA
8 3 (2.59%) Jython
8 3 (2.59%) VB
9 2 (1.72%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.72%) PHP
10 1 (0.86%) C++
10 1 (0.86%) JCL
10 1 (0.86%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.86%) XPath
Qualifications
1 11 (9.48%) Degree
2 4 (3.45%) CCNP
2 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.72%) CCDE
3 2 (1.72%) CCIE
3 2 (1.72%) CCNA
3 2 (1.72%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.86%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.86%) CCDP
4 1 (0.86%) CCSP
4 1 (0.86%) CISSP
4 1 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.86%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.86%) PMP
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.79%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.72%) QA
3 1 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (17.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.34%) KVM
2 12 (10.34%) Xen
3 10 (8.62%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (5.17%) Hyper-V
4 6 (5.17%) NFS
4 6 (5.17%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.17%) SRDF
5 5 (4.31%) Active Directory
5 5 (4.31%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (4.31%) vSphere
6 4 (3.45%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.86%) ACF2
7 1 (0.86%) Docker
7 1 (0.86%) Firmware
7 1 (0.86%) RACF
7 1 (0.86%) Time Sharing Option
7 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.31%) SCCM
1 5 (4.31%) SCOM
2 4 (3.45%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (2.59%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.72%) Cacti
4 2 (1.72%) Graphite
4 2 (1.72%) Nagios
4 2 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.72%) Opsview
4 2 (1.72%) Puppet
4 2 (1.72%) Salt
5 1 (0.86%) Ansible
5 1 (0.86%) Grafana
5 1 (0.86%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.86%) OPNET
5 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.86%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.86%) zSecure
Vendors
1 43 (37.07%) Oracle
2 21 (18.10%) HP
2 21 (18.10%) VMware
3 18 (15.52%) EMC
4 16 (13.79%) Red Hat
5 12 (10.34%) Cisco
5 12 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 12 (10.34%) Veritas
6 8 (6.90%) NetApp
7 7 (6.03%) AppDynamics
7 7 (6.03%) Intel
7 7 (6.03%) Sybase
8 6 (5.17%) DataSynapse
8 6 (5.17%) F5
8 6 (5.17%) TIBCO
9 5 (4.31%) Dynatrace
9 5 (4.31%) New Relic
10 4 (3.45%) DataFlux
10 4 (3.45%) IBM Sterling
11 2 (1.72%) Riverbed