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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 57 64 76
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing IBM 64 56 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.72% 2.52% 1.93%
As % of the Vendors category 6.27% 5.45% 4.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 22 21
Average daily rate
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£425 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £50.00 £23.75 £14.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% +62.39%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+75.00% -35.48%
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
1021 1027 1232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.41% 46.24% 45.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 572 529 583
Average daily rate £335 £325 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% +3.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £446 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 77 79
Average hourly rate £12.62 £23.13 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.42% +40.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.97 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +20 54 £425 +11.47% 7
South Yorkshire -3 7 £335 +11.66% 2
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 68 (61.26%) Oracle
2 51 (45.95%) WebSphere
3 46 (41.44%) Linux
4 45 (40.54%) DB2
5 42 (37.84%) AIX
6 38 (34.23%) Mainframe
7 36 (32.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 34 (30.63%) Finance
9 31 (27.93%) ClearQuest
9 31 (27.93%) ClearCase
10 30 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (26.13%) Service Delivery
12 26 (23.42%) Workflow
13 25 (22.52%) Oracle Workflow
13 25 (22.52%) Workflow Management
14 24 (21.62%) Windows
15 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
16 20 (18.02%) UNIX
16 20 (18.02%) Management Information System
17 18 (16.22%) VMware
18 17 (15.32%) HP
18 17 (15.32%) NetApp
18 17 (15.32%) SQL
18 17 (15.32%) SOA
19 15 (13.51%) Java
20 14 (12.61%) EMC
20 14 (12.61%) Cisco
21 13 (11.71%) Oracle Database
22 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
23 11 (9.91%) Data Management

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 51 (45.95%) WebSphere
2 25 (22.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 11 (9.91%) MS Exchange
4 7 (6.31%) Lync
5 5 (4.50%) WebSphere Application Server
6 4 (3.60%) WebLogic
7 3 (2.70%) MQSeries
7 3 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
7 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.80%) CICS
8 2 (1.80%) IIS
8 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.90%) Apache
9 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.90%) Quickr
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.90%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 7 (6.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.60%) MS Office
3 1 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.11%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) TCP/IP
2 9 (8.11%) DNS
3 8 (7.21%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) VPN
3 8 (7.21%) DHCP
4 7 (6.31%) Wireless
4 7 (6.31%) IPsec
4 7 (6.31%) MPLS
5 6 (5.41%) SAN
6 4 (3.60%) Internet
7 3 (2.70%) FTP
8 2 (1.80%) LAN
8 2 (1.80%) WAN
9 1 (0.90%) Intranet
9 1 (0.90%) 2G
9 1 (0.90%) SMS
9 1 (0.90%) VoIP
9 1 (0.90%) HTTP
9 1 (0.90%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (40.54%) DB2
2 13 (11.71%) Oracle Database
3 11 (9.91%) SQL Server
4 10 (9.01%) Oracle9i Database
5 9 (8.11%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (8.11%) MySQL
6 3 (2.70%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (1.80%) Informix
8 1 (0.90%) MS Access
8 1 (0.90%) OLAP
8 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.90%) Adabas
8 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.90%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 31 (27.93%) ClearCase
1 31 (27.93%) ClearQuest
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.90%) Maven
3 1 (0.90%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (30.63%) Finance
2 8 (7.21%) Advertising
2 8 (7.21%) Banking
3 3 (2.70%) Retail
3 3 (2.70%) German Language
4 2 (1.80%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.90%) Publishing
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (31.53%) Developer
2 19 (17.12%) Administrator
3 12 (10.81%) WebSphere Developer
3 12 (10.81%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 11 (9.91%) Consultant
5 9 (8.11%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (7.21%) WebSphere Administrator
7 7 (6.31%) WebSphere Specialist
7 7 (6.31%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.41%) Architect
9 5 (4.50%) Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 4 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (3.60%) Migration Consultant
10 4 (3.60%) Storage Administrator
11 3 (2.70%) UNIX Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 3 (2.70%) Server Administrator
11 3 (2.70%) Project Engineer
11 3 (2.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (32.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (8.11%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (7.21%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (6.31%) Middleware
4 7 (6.31%) XMPP
5 3 (2.70%) Web Services
5 3 (2.70%) XML
5 3 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.80%) XSLT
6 2 (1.80%) HTML
6 2 (1.80%) J2EE
6 2 (1.80%) CSS
7 1 (0.90%) JDBC
7 1 (0.90%) JSP
7 1 (0.90%) COM
7 1 (0.90%) JMS
7 1 (0.90%) Java EE
7 1 (0.90%) Dojo
7 1 (0.90%) jQuery
7 1 (0.90%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 38 (34.23%) Mainframe
2 20 (18.02%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.50%) DataPower
4 4 (3.60%) Symmetrix DMX
5 3 (2.70%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.80%) iSeries
6 2 (1.80%) Clustering
6 2 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.90%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.90%) FMCG
7 1 (0.90%) NHS
7 1 (0.90%) HACMP
7 1 (0.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 46 (41.44%) Linux
2 42 (37.84%) AIX
3 24 (21.62%) Windows
4 20 (18.02%) UNIX
5 8 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (4.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (4.50%) CentOS
7 4 (3.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.70%) Solaris
8 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.70%) zOS
9 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.90%) MVS
10 1 (0.90%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (26.13%) Service Delivery
3 26 (23.42%) Workflow
4 25 (22.52%) Workflow Management
5 17 (15.32%) SOA
6 11 (9.91%) Migration
6 11 (9.91%) Data Management
7 7 (6.31%) Master Data Management
7 7 (6.31%) Mobile Device Management
8 6 (5.41%) ITIL
9 5 (4.50%) Project Management
10 4 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.60%) E-Commerce
11 3 (2.70%) Data Modelling
11 3 (2.70%) Configuration Management
11 3 (2.70%) ETL
11 3 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (2.70%) TOGAF
11 3 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
11 3 (2.70%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.32%) SQL
2 15 (13.51%) Java
3 10 (9.01%) COBOL
4 9 (8.11%) PL/SQL
5 3 (2.70%) Perl
6 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.90%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.90%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.60%) MCSE
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.70%) MCSA
2 3 (2.70%) MCP
3 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.90%) Degree
4 1 (0.90%) IBM AIX Certification
4 1 (0.90%) CCNA
4 1 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.70%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
2 2 (1.80%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.01%) vSphere
2 10 (9.01%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (7.21%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.31%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.31%) Xen
5 4 (3.60%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.70%) ISA Server
6 3 (2.70%) MetaFrame
6 3 (2.70%) XenApp
6 3 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.90%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.90%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) SCCM
1 6 (5.41%) SCOM
2 2 (1.80%) SCOrch
2 2 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (0.90%) Control-M
3 1 (0.90%) Foglight
3 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (61.26%) Oracle
2 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
3 18 (16.22%) VMware
4 17 (15.32%) HP
4 17 (15.32%) NetApp
5 14 (12.61%) Cisco
5 14 (12.61%) EMC
6 10 (9.01%) Red Hat
7 9 (8.11%) Perforce
8 6 (5.41%) Citrix
9 4 (3.60%) Dell
9 4 (3.60%) CA
10 3 (2.70%) JBoss
10 3 (2.70%) ATG
10 3 (2.70%) hybris
11 2 (1.80%) Cognos
11 2 (1.80%) Siebel
11 2 (1.80%) BMC
11 2 (1.80%) Informatica
11 2 (1.80%) Lotus
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