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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 81 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM 61 55 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.16% 1.96% 1.77%
As % of the Vendors category 5.60% 4.58% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 30
Median daily rate £395 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +27.27%
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
1089 1202 1063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.60% 42.75% 41.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 751 663
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.37% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 71
Median hourly rate £16.50 £13.87 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.96% -7.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.49 £9.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £33.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £18.00 £17.56
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.53%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +6 52 £400 +6.66% 8
South Yorkshire -3 6 £400 +41.59%
North Yorkshire +7 1 £315 -21.25% 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 46 (38.66%) Windows
2 44 (36.97%) Oracle
3 41 (34.45%) WebSphere
4 36 (30.25%) Finance
5 35 (29.41%) Unix
6 33 (27.73%) Java
7 32 (26.89%) Linux
8 24 (20.17%) HP
9 22 (18.49%) XML
10 21 (17.65%) SQL
10 21 (17.65%) Middleware
11 20 (16.81%) Red Hat
11 20 (16.81%) Data Analysis
12 18 (15.13%) VMware
12 18 (15.13%) SAN
13 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
13 17 (14.29%) Data Modelling
13 17 (14.29%) Banking
13 17 (14.29%) Data Mapping
13 17 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
14 16 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (13.45%) Data Quality
14 16 (13.45%) IBM InfoSphere
14 16 (13.45%) JavaScript
14 16 (13.45%) EMC
15 15 (12.61%) SUSE
16 14 (11.76%) Quality Management
16 14 (11.76%) Data Management
16 14 (11.76%) Information Management

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 41 (34.45%) WebSphere
2 14 (11.76%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
3 11 (9.24%) Tomcat
4 10 (8.40%) WebLogic
5 9 (7.56%) Apache
6 7 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
7 6 (5.04%) FileNet
7 6 (5.04%) IIS
7 6 (5.04%) JBoss
8 5 (4.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (3.36%) CloudStack
9 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
9 4 (3.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (3.36%) SAS
10 3 (2.52%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.84%) CICS
11 1 (0.84%) IBM Domino
11 1 (0.84%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
3 4 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.84%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (4.20%) Maximo
3 2 (1.68%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (15.13%) SAN
2 12 (10.08%) FTP
3 9 (7.56%) LAN
3 9 (7.56%) WAN
4 8 (6.72%) NAS
5 7 (5.88%) Firewall
6 5 (4.20%) HTTP
6 5 (4.20%) Network Security
7 4 (3.36%) Internet
7 4 (3.36%) TACACS
8 3 (2.52%) FCoE
8 3 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.52%) iSCSI
8 3 (2.52%) LDAP
8 3 (2.52%) Multicast
9 2 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.68%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.68%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.68%) MPLS
9 2 (1.68%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 16 (13.45%) IBM InfoSphere
3 11 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (8.40%) DB2
4 10 (8.40%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.56%) MySQL
5 9 (7.56%) Star Schema
6 5 (4.20%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.36%) Data Mining
7 4 (3.36%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.52%) HBase
8 3 (2.52%) Informix
8 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.84%) Big Data
10 1 (0.84%) DataStage
10 1 (0.84%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 16 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 11 (9.24%) JIRA
2 11 (9.24%) JMeter
2 11 (9.24%) Maven
3 10 (8.40%) Cucumber
3 10 (8.40%) Gatling
3 10 (8.40%) LoadRunner
3 10 (8.40%) SilkPerformer
3 10 (8.40%) SoapUI
3 10 (8.40%) Visual Studio
3 10 (8.40%) VisualVM
3 10 (8.40%) YourKit
4 9 (7.56%) The Grinder
5 7 (5.88%) JDeveloper
6 6 (5.04%) Jenkins
7 5 (4.20%) Subversion
8 4 (3.36%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.36%) ERwin
8 4 (3.36%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (2.52%) UltraEdit
General
1 36 (30.25%) Finance
2 17 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (3.36%) Games
4 3 (2.52%) Retail
5 2 (1.68%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) Analyst
1 27 (22.69%) Developer
2 25 (21.01%) Administrator
3 14 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 11 (9.24%) Data Analyst
5 10 (8.40%) Data Modeller
5 10 (8.40%) Senior Analyst
6 9 (7.56%) Architect
6 9 (7.56%) Performance Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
7 7 (5.88%) QA Engineer
7 7 (5.88%) Senior Data Modeller
8 6 (5.04%) Business Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (5.04%) Performance Test Engineer
8 6 (5.04%) Test Analyst
8 6 (5.04%) Test Engineer
9 5 (4.20%) Consultant
9 5 (4.20%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.20%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (18.49%) XML
2 21 (17.65%) Middleware
3 11 (9.24%) Spring
4 10 (8.40%) AngularJS
4 10 (8.40%) Hibernate
5 8 (6.72%) Oracle Fusion
6 7 (5.88%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (5.88%) JAX-WS
7 6 (5.04%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (5.04%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (5.04%) Servlets
8 5 (4.20%) HTML
9 4 (3.36%) Web Services
10 3 (2.52%) JSON
10 3 (2.52%) Rendezvous
10 3 (2.52%) XSLT
11 2 (1.68%) J2EE
11 2 (1.68%) LAMP
12 1 (0.84%) ISPF
12 1 (0.84%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.08%) Data Structures
2 11 (9.24%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.56%) Computer Science
4 8 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.36%) DataPower
5 4 (3.36%) IBM XIV
5 4 (3.36%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.52%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.68%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.68%) iSeries
7 2 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.84%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.84%) Clustering
8 1 (0.84%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.84%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.84%) Symmetrix
8 1 (0.84%) Tandem
8 1 (0.84%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 46 (38.66%) Windows
2 35 (29.41%) Unix
3 32 (26.89%) Linux
4 17 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 15 (12.61%) SUSE
6 11 (9.24%) AIX
7 9 (7.56%) Solaris
7 9 (7.56%) Windows Server
8 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (4.20%) HPUX
10 1 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.84%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.81%) Data Analysis
2 17 (14.29%) Data Mapping
2 17 (14.29%) Data Modelling
3 14 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 14 (11.76%) Data Governance
3 14 (11.76%) Data Management
3 14 (11.76%) Information Management
3 14 (11.76%) Quality Management
4 9 (7.56%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (7.56%) SOA
4 9 (7.56%) Time Management
5 8 (6.72%) Coaching
6 7 (5.88%) ERP
6 7 (5.88%) Migration
6 7 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.88%) Service Management
7 6 (5.04%) Non-Functional Testing
7 6 (5.04%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (4.20%) Analytics
8 5 (4.20%) E-Discovery
Programming Languages
1 33 (27.73%) Java
2 21 (17.65%) SQL
3 16 (13.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (10.08%) Python
4 12 (10.08%) Ruby
4 12 (10.08%) VBScript
5 10 (8.40%) CoffeeScript
5 10 (8.40%) Scala
6 9 (7.56%) VBA
7 7 (5.88%) PL/SQL
8 5 (4.20%) C
9 4 (3.36%) Perl
10 3 (2.52%) Bash Shell
10 3 (2.52%) VB
11 2 (1.68%) JCL
11 2 (1.68%) PHP
12 1 (0.84%) C++
12 1 (0.84%) COBOL
12 1 (0.84%) Jython
12 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (10.08%) Degree
2 4 (3.36%) CCNP
2 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.68%) CCDE
3 2 (1.68%) CCIE
3 2 (1.68%) CCNA
3 2 (1.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.84%) CCDP
4 1 (0.84%) CCSP
4 1 (0.84%) CISSP
4 1 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.84%) PMP
4 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (13.45%) Data Quality
2 7 (5.88%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (13.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (9.24%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 8 (6.72%) KVM
3 8 (6.72%) Xen
4 6 (5.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 6 (5.04%) vSphere
5 3 (2.52%) Active Directory
5 3 (2.52%) Firmware
5 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.52%) NFS
5 3 (2.52%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (2.52%) SRDF
6 1 (0.84%) ACF2
6 1 (0.84%) Docker
6 1 (0.84%) RACF
6 1 (0.84%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (4.20%) SCCM
1 5 (4.20%) SCOM
2 4 (3.36%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (2.52%) Cacti
3 3 (2.52%) Graphite
3 3 (2.52%) Nagios
3 3 (2.52%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.52%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.52%) Opsview
3 3 (2.52%) Puppet
3 3 (2.52%) Salt
4 2 (1.68%) Grafana
5 1 (0.84%) Ansible
5 1 (0.84%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.84%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.84%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.84%) zSecure
Vendors
1 44 (36.97%) Oracle
2 24 (20.17%) HP
3 20 (16.81%) Red Hat
4 18 (15.13%) VMware
5 16 (13.45%) EMC
6 13 (10.92%) Veritas
7 12 (10.08%) Microsoft
8 10 (8.40%) AppDynamics
8 10 (8.40%) Cisco
8 10 (8.40%) Dynatrace
8 10 (8.40%) New Relic
9 7 (5.88%) F5
10 6 (5.04%) NetApp
11 4 (3.36%) DataFlux
11 4 (3.36%) IBM Sterling
11 4 (3.36%) Intel
11 4 (3.36%) Sybase
12 3 (2.52%) DataSynapse
12 3 (2.52%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.52%) TIBCO
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