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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 90 70 61
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -9
Contract jobs citing IBM 52 74 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.78% 2.48% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 4.71% 6.14% 5.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 35
Median daily rate £430 £378 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.90% -11.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £337 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £45.00 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.11% -10.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £28.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.40%
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
1103 1206 927
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 37.77% 40.39% 40.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 699 749 512
Median daily rate £400 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 55 60
Median hourly rate £13.81 £17.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.08% +34.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £8.50 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £40.00 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -25 26 £400 - 5
South Yorkshire -7 18 £528 +40.66% 2
North Yorkshire +3 6 - - 2
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (42.02%) Windows
2 48 (40.34%) WebSphere
3 43 (36.13%) Unix
4 42 (35.29%) Oracle
5 40 (33.61%) Java
5 40 (33.61%) Finance
6 32 (26.89%) Linux
7 30 (25.21%) Middleware
8 29 (24.37%) SQL
9 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
10 24 (20.17%) VMware
11 23 (19.33%) XML
11 23 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (15.13%) EMC
13 17 (14.29%) Cisco
13 17 (14.29%) HP
14 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
14 16 (13.45%) Data Analysis
14 16 (13.45%) Banking
15 15 (12.61%) SAN
15 15 (12.61%) WebLogic
15 15 (12.61%) JavaScript
16 14 (11.76%) AIX
16 14 (11.76%) Apache
16 14 (11.76%) Tomcat
16 14 (11.76%) WAN
16 14 (11.76%) LAN
16 14 (11.76%) Data Mapping
17 13 (10.92%) KVM
17 13 (10.92%) Data Modelling

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 48 (40.34%) WebSphere
2 15 (12.61%) WebLogic
3 14 (11.76%) Apache
3 14 (11.76%) Tomcat
4 11 (9.24%) FileNet
4 11 (9.24%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (8.40%) IBM Transformation Extender
6 9 (7.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 8 (6.72%) IIS
7 8 (6.72%) WebSphere Portal
8 7 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
8 7 (5.88%) Oracle Service Bus
8 7 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
9 5 (4.20%) JBoss
9 5 (4.20%) MS Exchange
10 4 (3.36%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (3.36%) OpenStack
10 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
10 4 (3.36%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
1 7 (5.88%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.52%) MS Office
2 3 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.88%) Oracle ERP
2 6 (5.04%) Oracle BPM
3 5 (4.20%) Maximo
4 4 (3.36%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (3.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) SAN
2 14 (11.76%) LAN
2 14 (11.76%) WAN
3 11 (9.24%) FTP
4 9 (7.56%) HTTP
4 9 (7.56%) LDAP
4 9 (7.56%) NAS
5 8 (6.72%) Firewall
6 7 (5.88%) FCoE
6 7 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 7 (5.88%) Multicast
7 6 (5.04%) Network Security
8 4 (3.36%) Internet
8 4 (3.36%) TACACS
9 3 (2.52%) BGP
9 3 (2.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.52%) EIGRP
9 3 (2.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 3 (2.52%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.01%) SQL Server
2 12 (10.08%) IBM InfoSphere
3 11 (9.24%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.56%) MySQL
4 9 (7.56%) Star Schema
5 8 (6.72%) Hadoop
6 7 (5.88%) DB2
6 7 (5.88%) HBase
7 6 (5.04%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (4.20%) Oracle Database
9 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.68%) Informix
11 2 (1.68%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.84%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.84%) DataStage
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
12 1 (0.84%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.24%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.88%) JDeveloper
3 6 (5.04%) Jenkins
3 6 (5.04%) JIRA
3 6 (5.04%) Maven
3 6 (5.04%) Subversion
4 5 (4.20%) Cucumber
4 5 (4.20%) Gatling
4 5 (4.20%) JMeter
4 5 (4.20%) LoadRunner
4 5 (4.20%) SilkPerformer
4 5 (4.20%) SoapUI
4 5 (4.20%) Sonatype Nexus
4 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.20%) VisualVM
4 5 (4.20%) YourKit
5 4 (3.36%) The Grinder
6 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.52%) UltraEdit
7 1 (0.84%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 40 (33.61%) Finance
2 16 (13.45%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Games
3 3 (2.52%) Retail
4 2 (1.68%) Law
5 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (22.69%) Administrator
2 20 (16.81%) Analyst
3 19 (15.97%) Developer
4 13 (10.92%) Systems Administrator
5 11 (9.24%) Architect
6 10 (8.40%) Data Analyst
6 10 (8.40%) Data Modeller
7 8 (6.72%) Consultant
7 8 (6.72%) Infrastructure Architect
7 8 (6.72%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
8 7 (5.88%) Senior Data Modeller
9 5 (4.20%) Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.20%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (4.20%) Tester
10 4 (3.36%) AIX Administrator
10 4 (3.36%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.36%) Performance Engineer
10 4 (3.36%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (25.21%) Middleware
2 23 (19.33%) XML
3 12 (10.08%) IBM Integration Bus
4 9 (7.56%) HTML
5 8 (6.72%) Oracle Fusion
5 8 (6.72%) WebSphere MQ
6 7 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
6 7 (5.88%) J2EE
6 7 (5.88%) JAX-RPC
6 7 (5.88%) JAX-WS
6 7 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (5.88%) Rendezvous
6 7 (5.88%) Servlets
6 7 (5.88%) Spring
6 7 (5.88%) XSLT
7 6 (5.04%) Hibernate
8 5 (4.20%) AngularJS
8 5 (4.20%) Web Services
9 4 (3.36%) JSON
10 2 (1.68%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Virtual Team
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.72%) Data Centre
3 8 (6.72%) Data Structures
4 6 (5.04%) DataPower
5 5 (4.20%) iSeries
5 5 (4.20%) Mainframe
6 4 (3.36%) Social Network
7 3 (2.52%) EMC VNX
7 3 (2.52%) IBM XIV
7 3 (2.52%) VCE vBlock
8 2 (1.68%) CLARiiON
8 2 (1.68%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.68%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.68%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.84%) Clustering
9 1 (0.84%) Online Banking
9 1 (0.84%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.84%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 50 (42.02%) Windows
2 43 (36.13%) Unix
3 32 (26.89%) Linux
4 14 (11.76%) AIX
5 12 (10.08%) Windows Server
6 11 (9.24%) SUSE
7 10 (8.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (7.56%) Solaris
9 6 (5.04%) HPUX
10 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (4.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.68%) zOS
12 1 (0.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (13.45%) Data Analysis
2 14 (11.76%) Data Mapping
3 13 (10.92%) Business Analysis
3 13 (10.92%) Data Modelling
4 11 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (8.40%) Data Governance
5 10 (8.40%) Data Management
5 10 (8.40%) Information Management
5 10 (8.40%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (8.40%) Quality Management
5 10 (8.40%) Service Management
6 9 (7.56%) SOA
7 8 (6.72%) Coaching
7 8 (6.72%) Time Management
8 7 (5.88%) Benchmarking
8 7 (5.88%) ERP
8 7 (5.88%) Migration
8 7 (5.88%) People Management
9 5 (4.20%) Data Migration
9 5 (4.20%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.61%) Java
2 29 (24.37%) SQL
3 15 (12.61%) JavaScript
4 13 (10.92%) Perl
5 7 (5.88%) Jython
5 7 (5.88%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.88%) VBScript
6 6 (5.04%) Python
6 6 (5.04%) Ruby
7 5 (4.20%) C
7 5 (4.20%) CoffeeScript
7 5 (4.20%) Scala
8 4 (3.36%) VBA
9 3 (2.52%) VB
10 2 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 2 (1.68%) PHP
11 1 (0.84%) C++
11 1 (0.84%) JCL
11 1 (0.84%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.84%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Degree
2 5 (4.20%) CCNP
2 5 (4.20%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.68%) CCDE
3 2 (1.68%) CCDP
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%) CCSP
4 1 (0.84%) CISSP
4 1 (0.84%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.08%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.68%) QA
3 1 (0.84%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (19.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (10.92%) Active Directory
2 13 (10.92%) KVM
2 13 (10.92%) Xen
3 11 (9.24%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.88%) NFS
4 7 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (5.88%) SRDF
5 5 (4.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 5 (4.20%) vSphere
6 4 (3.36%) PowerHA
6 4 (3.36%) VMware ESX
7 2 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (0.84%) ACF2
8 1 (0.84%) Docker
8 1 (0.84%) RACF
8 1 (0.84%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (5.88%) SCCM
1 7 (5.88%) SCOM
2 5 (4.20%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.52%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (2.52%) vRealize
4 2 (1.68%) Cacti
4 2 (1.68%) Graphite
4 2 (1.68%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (1.68%) Nagios
4 2 (1.68%) OPNET
4 2 (1.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.68%) Opsview
4 2 (1.68%) Puppet
4 2 (1.68%) Salt
5 1 (0.84%) Ansible
5 1 (0.84%) Grafana
5 1 (0.84%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.84%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.84%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.84%) zSecure
Vendors
1 42 (35.29%) Oracle
2 24 (20.17%) VMware
3 18 (15.13%) EMC
4 17 (14.29%) Cisco
4 17 (14.29%) HP
5 16 (13.45%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.08%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.56%) Intel
7 9 (7.56%) NetApp
8 8 (6.72%) Sybase
9 7 (5.88%) AppDynamics
9 7 (5.88%) DataSynapse
9 7 (5.88%) F5
9 7 (5.88%) TIBCO
9 7 (5.88%) Veritas
10 5 (4.20%) Dynatrace
10 5 (4.20%) New Relic
11 4 (3.36%) IBM Sterling
11 4 (3.36%) Symantec
12 3 (2.52%) BMC
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