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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 84 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM 43 39 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.66% 1.67% 2.02%
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% 3.94% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 19 15
Average daily rate
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£401 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.64% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £555 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.36%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £20.03 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+74.73% -21.45%
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
1074 991 938
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 41.50% 42.51% 43.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 539 415
Average daily rate £370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 51 79
Average hourly rate £13.00 £12.50 £12.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.38 £35.00 £23.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 2015. 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 -12 29 £414 +37.91% 9
South Yorkshire 0 9 £413 +10.00%
North Yorkshire - 5 £400 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 36 (36.00%) Oracle
2 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
3 27 (27.00%) Windows
4 26 (26.00%) Finance
5 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
6 21 (21.00%) VMware
6 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (20.00%) SQL
8 19 (19.00%) Asset Management
9 18 (18.00%) Banking
10 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
10 17 (17.00%) EMC
11 16 (16.00%) Linux
11 16 (16.00%) WebSphere
12 15 (15.00%) SCCM
12 15 (15.00%) HP
13 14 (14.00%) Active Directory
13 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
13 14 (14.00%) NAS
13 14 (14.00%) Software Licensing
14 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
14 13 (13.00%) Symantec
14 13 (13.00%) VMware ESX
15 12 (12.00%) NetBackup
15 12 (12.00%) SCOM
15 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 12 (12.00%) Internet
15 12 (12.00%) vSphere
15 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 16 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (11.00%) IIS
5 8 (8.00%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (7.00%) Tomcat
7 6 (6.00%) Apache
8 5 (5.00%) JBoss
8 5 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 4 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (3.00%) CICS
10 3 (3.00%) Oracle Workflow
10 3 (3.00%) WebLogic
10 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
11 2 (2.00%) IBM Notes
11 2 (2.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (2.00%) Quickr
12 1 (1.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 17 (17.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Maximo
2 1 (1.00%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (1.00%) SAP SRM
2 1 (1.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.00%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.00%) NAS
2 12 (12.00%) Internet
3 5 (5.00%) HTTP
4 4 (4.00%) LAN
4 4 (4.00%) WAN
4 4 (4.00%) SAN
5 3 (3.00%) DNS
6 2 (2.00%) SNMP
6 2 (2.00%) LDAP
6 2 (2.00%) VoIP
6 2 (2.00%) Intranet
6 2 (2.00%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.00%) FCoE
6 2 (2.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (2.00%) Multicast
7 1 (1.00%) FWSM
7 1 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.00%) OSPF
7 1 (1.00%) BGP
7 1 (1.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (22.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (10.00%) DB2
5 3 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.00%) MySQL
6 2 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (2.00%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
7 1 (1.00%) DataStage
7 1 (1.00%) OLAP
7 1 (1.00%) Informix
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Query Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Report Studio
7 1 (1.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (3.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.00%) ClearQuest
1 3 (3.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.00%) Subversion
2 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.00%) Maven
3 1 (1.00%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (1.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 26 (26.00%) Finance
2 18 (18.00%) Banking
3 10 (10.00%) Retail
4 8 (8.00%) Manufacturing
5 4 (4.00%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.00%) Games
6 2 (2.00%) Law
7 1 (1.00%) Advertising
7 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (13.00%) Consultant
2 12 (12.00%) Architect
2 12 (12.00%) Administrator
3 9 (9.00%) Software Manager
4 8 (8.00%) Exchange Administrator
4 8 (8.00%) Developer
5 7 (7.00%) Analyst
6 6 (6.00%) Java Developer
6 6 (6.00%) Software Licensing Manager
6 6 (6.00%) Software Licensing Specialist
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Data Architect
8 4 (4.00%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.00%) Designer
8 4 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Exchange Consultant
8 4 (4.00%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (3.00%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.00%) XML
2 7 (7.00%) HTML
3 5 (5.00%) Web Services
4 4 (4.00%) JSP
4 4 (4.00%) Ajax
4 4 (4.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (3.00%) SOAP
5 3 (3.00%) XSLT
5 3 (3.00%) Middleware
6 2 (2.00%) EDI
6 2 (2.00%) Servlets
6 2 (2.00%) J2EE
6 2 (2.00%) jQuery
6 2 (2.00%) Java EE
6 2 (2.00%) Dojo
6 2 (2.00%) SPML
6 2 (2.00%) SailPoint
6 2 (2.00%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.00%) JAX-RS
7 1 (1.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Mainframe
2 7 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (5.00%) iSeries
4 5 (5.00%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.00%) Clustering
5 2 (2.00%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
5 2 (2.00%) IBM XIV
6 1 (1.00%) FMCG
6 1 (1.00%) DataPower
6 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.00%) IVR
6 1 (1.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.00%) Wiki
6 1 (1.00%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.00%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 27 (27.00%) Windows
2 16 (16.00%) Linux
3 8 (8.00%) UNIX
4 5 (5.00%) AIX
5 4 (4.00%) Solaris
5 4 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.00%) zOS
7 2 (2.00%) MVS
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (19.00%) Asset Management
3 14 (14.00%) Software Licensing
4 11 (11.00%) Software Asset Management
4 11 (11.00%) ITIL
5 9 (9.00%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (7.00%) Capacity Management
8 5 (5.00%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.00%) Logistics
8 5 (5.00%) Change Management
8 5 (5.00%) UML
8 5 (5.00%) E-Commerce
8 5 (5.00%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (4.00%) SOA
9 4 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 4 (4.00%) Project Management
9 4 (4.00%) Workflow
9 4 (4.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (20.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) Java
3 10 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.00%) COBOL
5 2 (2.00%) PHP
5 2 (2.00%) Ruby
5 2 (2.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.00%) BeanShell
6 1 (1.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.00%) RPG
6 1 (1.00%) C#
6 1 (1.00%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.00%) ISEB
2 1 (1.00%) CISSP
2 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.00%) Degree
2 1 (1.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.00%) VCP4
2 1 (1.00%) CCNP
2 1 (1.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 21 (21.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (14.00%) Active Directory
3 13 (13.00%) VMware ESX
4 12 (12.00%) vSphere
5 2 (2.00%) KVM
5 2 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.00%) SRDF
5 2 (2.00%) Xen
5 2 (2.00%) Terminal Server
5 2 (2.00%) NFS
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) SCCM
2 12 (12.00%) SCOM
2 12 (12.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (3.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.00%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 1 (1.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 36 (36.00%) Oracle
2 34 (34.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (21.00%) VMware
4 17 (17.00%) EMC
5 15 (15.00%) HP
6 13 (13.00%) Symantec
7 10 (10.00%) Lotus
8 8 (8.00%) SAP
9 7 (7.00%) Cognos
10 5 (5.00%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.00%) Teradata
11 4 (4.00%) Cisco
12 3 (3.00%) Sybase
12 3 (3.00%) NetApp
12 3 (3.00%) ATG
12 3 (3.00%) hybris
13 2 (2.00%) DataSynapse
13 2 (2.00%) Fujitsu
13 2 (2.00%) Novell
13 2 (2.00%) Intel
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