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 5 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 68 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 71 46 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.49% 1.59% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 6.40% 3.59% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 28 28
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £270 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £430 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.63%
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
1110 1283 1056
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.85% 44.43% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 728 792 661
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £220 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 56 70
Median hourly rate £13.00 £16.72 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.24% +31.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.80 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £25.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

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 5 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 5 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 +21 58 £375 - 4
South Yorkshire -4 10 £343 +37.00% 1
North Yorkshire +3 1 £315 -21.25% 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 43 (33.59%) Windows
2 41 (32.03%) Oracle
2 41 (32.03%) WebSphere
3 38 (29.69%) Finance
4 36 (28.13%) Unix
5 33 (25.78%) Linux
6 29 (22.66%) Java
7 28 (21.88%) HP
8 24 (18.75%) XML
9 23 (17.97%) SQL
10 21 (16.41%) SAN
10 21 (16.41%) Red Hat
11 20 (15.63%) Middleware
12 19 (14.84%) EMC
12 19 (14.84%) Banking
13 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
14 17 (13.28%) Veritas
14 17 (13.28%) SUSE
14 17 (13.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 16 (12.50%) VMware
15 16 (12.50%) JavaScript
16 15 (11.72%) SQL Server
16 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
16 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
16 15 (11.72%) Data Mapping
16 15 (11.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
17 14 (10.94%) Data Quality
17 14 (10.94%) IBM InfoSphere
17 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (10.94%) Git (software)

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 (32.03%) WebSphere
2 14 (10.94%) Tomcat
2 14 (10.94%) WebLogic
3 12 (9.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 10 (7.81%) JBoss
5 8 (6.25%) Apache
6 7 (5.47%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (3.91%) FileNet
7 5 (3.91%) IIS
7 5 (3.91%) WebSphere Application Server
8 4 (3.13%) CloudStack
8 4 (3.13%) OpenStack
8 4 (3.13%) SAS
9 3 (2.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (1.56%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (0.78%) CICS
11 1 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
11 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.78%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.13%) MS Office
3 3 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (5.47%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (3.91%) Maximo
3 2 (1.56%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.78%) Siebel Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) SAN
2 11 (8.59%) FTP
3 10 (7.81%) NAS
4 8 (6.25%) HTTP
4 8 (6.25%) LAN
4 8 (6.25%) WAN
5 7 (5.47%) Firewall
6 5 (3.91%) Network Security
7 4 (3.13%) Internet
7 4 (3.13%) TACACS
8 3 (2.34%) LDAP
9 2 (1.56%) BGP
9 2 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.56%) EIGRP
9 2 (1.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (1.56%) FCoE
9 2 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (1.56%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.56%) MPLS
9 2 (1.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 14 (10.94%) IBM InfoSphere
3 9 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (7.03%) DB2
3 9 (7.03%) MySQL
4 7 (5.47%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.47%) Star Schema
5 5 (3.91%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (3.13%) Data Mining
7 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
7 3 (2.34%) Informix
7 3 (2.34%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.56%) HBase
8 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.78%) Big Data
9 1 (0.78%) DataStage
9 1 (0.78%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (10.94%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.38%) JMeter
3 9 (7.03%) JIRA
3 9 (7.03%) Maven
4 8 (6.25%) Cucumber
5 7 (5.47%) Gatling
5 7 (5.47%) JDeveloper
5 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.47%) LoadRunner
5 7 (5.47%) SilkPerformer
5 7 (5.47%) SoapUI
5 7 (5.47%) Visual Studio
5 7 (5.47%) VisualVM
5 7 (5.47%) YourKit
6 6 (4.69%) Selenium
6 6 (4.69%) The Grinder
7 5 (3.91%) JUnit
7 5 (3.91%) Subversion
8 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
8 4 (3.13%) ERwin
General
1 38 (29.69%) Finance
2 19 (14.84%) Banking
3 4 (3.13%) Games
4 3 (2.34%) Retail
5 2 (1.56%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.56%) Law
6 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (23.44%) Developer
2 28 (21.88%) Administrator
3 26 (20.31%) Analyst
4 14 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (7.03%) Data Analyst
6 8 (6.25%) Architect
6 8 (6.25%) Data Modeller
6 8 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.47%) Middleware Developer
7 7 (5.47%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.47%) WebSphere Developer
8 6 (4.69%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Performance Test Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) Performance Test Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) QA Analyst
8 6 (4.69%) QA Test Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) Test Engineer
8 6 (4.69%) Unix Administrator
8 6 (4.69%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.75%) XML
2 20 (15.63%) Middleware
3 8 (6.25%) HTML
3 8 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 8 (6.25%) Spring
4 7 (5.47%) AngularJS
4 7 (5.47%) Hibernate
4 7 (5.47%) JAX-RPC
4 7 (5.47%) JAX-WS
5 6 (4.69%) ActiveMQ
5 6 (4.69%) J2EE
5 6 (4.69%) RabbitMQ
5 6 (4.69%) Servlets
6 3 (2.34%) Web Services
7 2 (1.56%) JSON
7 2 (1.56%) LAMP
7 2 (1.56%) Rendezvous
7 2 (1.56%) XSLT
8 1 (0.78%) ISPF
8 1 (0.78%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.59%) Mainframe
3 10 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.81%) Data Structures
4 7 (5.47%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.13%) DataPower
5 4 (3.13%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (3.13%) IBM XIV
6 2 (1.56%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.56%) Clustering
6 2 (1.56%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.56%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.56%) iSeries
6 2 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.78%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.78%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.78%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.78%) Tandem
7 1 (0.78%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 43 (33.59%) Windows
2 36 (28.13%) Unix
3 33 (25.78%) Linux
4 17 (13.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (13.28%) SUSE
5 11 (8.59%) Solaris
6 10 (7.81%) AIX
6 10 (7.81%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.69%) MVS
8 5 (3.91%) HPUX
8 5 (3.91%) VME
8 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (3.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.78%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.06%) Data Analysis
2 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (11.72%) Data Mapping
2 15 (11.72%) Data Modelling
3 12 (9.38%) Analytics
3 12 (9.38%) Business Analysis
3 12 (9.38%) Data Governance
3 12 (9.38%) Data Management
3 12 (9.38%) Information Management
3 12 (9.38%) Quality Management
4 9 (7.03%) SOA
5 7 (5.47%) Asset Management
5 7 (5.47%) E-Commerce
5 7 (5.47%) ERP
5 7 (5.47%) Migration
5 7 (5.47%) Non-Functional Testing
5 7 (5.47%) Operations Management
5 7 (5.47%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (5.47%) Time Management
6 6 (4.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 29 (22.66%) Java
2 23 (17.97%) SQL
3 16 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.03%) Python
4 9 (7.03%) Ruby
4 9 (7.03%) VBScript
5 7 (5.47%) CoffeeScript
5 7 (5.47%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.47%) Scala
6 6 (4.69%) VBA
7 5 (3.91%) C
8 4 (3.13%) Perl
9 3 (2.34%) Bash Shell
9 3 (2.34%) VB
10 2 (1.56%) JCL
10 2 (1.56%) PHP
11 1 (0.78%) C++
11 1 (0.78%) COBOL
11 1 (0.78%) Jython
11 1 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.13%) CCNP
2 4 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.56%) CCDE
3 2 (1.56%) CCIE
3 2 (1.56%) CCNA
3 2 (1.56%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.78%) CCDP
4 1 (0.78%) CCSP
4 1 (0.78%) CISSP
4 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PMP
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.94%) Data Quality
2 13 (10.16%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 14 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (7.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 7 (5.47%) KVM
4 7 (5.47%) Xen
5 6 (4.69%) vSphere
6 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
6 3 (2.34%) Firmware
7 2 (1.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.56%) NFS
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (1.56%) SRDF
8 1 (0.78%) ACF2
8 1 (0.78%) Docker
8 1 (0.78%) RACF
8 1 (0.78%) Time Sharing Option
8 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (4.69%) SCCM
1 6 (4.69%) SCOM
2 4 (3.13%) Oracle EDQ
2 4 (3.13%) Puppet
3 3 (2.34%) Cacti
3 3 (2.34%) Graphite
3 3 (2.34%) Nagios
3 3 (2.34%) NetBackup
3 3 (2.34%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.34%) Opsview
3 3 (2.34%) Salt
4 2 (1.56%) Grafana
4 2 (1.56%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.78%) Ansible
5 1 (0.78%) CA Endevor
5 1 (0.78%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.78%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.78%) OPNET
5 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (0.78%) zSecure
Vendors
1 41 (32.03%) Oracle
2 28 (21.88%) HP
3 21 (16.41%) Red Hat
4 19 (14.84%) EMC
5 17 (13.28%) Veritas
6 16 (12.50%) VMware
7 13 (10.16%) Microsoft
8 9 (7.03%) Cisco
9 7 (5.47%) AppDynamics
9 7 (5.47%) Dynatrace
9 7 (5.47%) F5
9 7 (5.47%) New Relic
10 6 (4.69%) BEA
11 5 (3.91%) ATG
11 5 (3.91%) Fujitsu
11 5 (3.91%) hybris
11 5 (3.91%) NetApp
12 4 (3.13%) DataFlux
13 3 (2.34%) Intel
13 3 (2.34%) Riverbed
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