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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 69 62 71
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Contract jobs citing IBM 74 57 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.48% 2.43% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 6.06% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 37 15
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.58% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £31.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-7.20% +38.88%
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
1206 941 964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 40.43% 40.15% 46.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 755 517 479
Average daily rate £340 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +15.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 62 79
Average hourly rate £17.00 £13.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.52% -34.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £9.00 £9.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.16%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -20 52 £400 -5.88% 7
South Yorkshire +4 15 £375 -11.76% 3
North Yorkshire -1 2 £320 -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 45 (36.89%) Linux
2 42 (34.43%) Oracle
3 36 (29.51%) WebSphere
4 35 (28.69%) Windows
5 32 (26.23%) Finance
6 29 (23.77%) VMware
7 25 (20.49%) UNIX
7 25 (20.49%) DB2
7 25 (20.49%) Java
8 24 (19.67%) SAN
8 24 (19.67%) Red Hat
9 23 (18.85%) XML
10 20 (16.39%) SQL
10 20 (16.39%) HP
11 19 (15.57%) Firewall
12 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
12 18 (14.75%) NAS
13 17 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 17 (13.93%) vSphere
14 16 (13.11%) HTML
14 16 (13.11%) AIX
14 16 (13.11%) Cisco
15 15 (12.30%) Tomcat
16 14 (11.48%) Project Management
16 14 (11.48%) J2EE
16 14 (11.48%) MySQL
17 13 (10.66%) Banking
17 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
17 13 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (29.51%) WebSphere
2 15 (12.30%) Tomcat
3 12 (9.84%) JBoss
4 11 (9.02%) Apache
5 9 (7.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (6.56%) WebLogic
7 7 (5.74%) FileNet
7 7 (5.74%) Node.js
8 2 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.64%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.82%) Documentum
9 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.82%) IIS
9 1 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
9 1 (0.82%) CMS
9 1 (0.82%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.82%) SAP EP
9 1 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.82%) Drupal
9 1 (0.82%) Alfresco
Applications
1 6 (4.92%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.46%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.46%) MS Project
3 1 (0.82%) MS Office
3 1 (0.82%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (2.46%) Unica
2 1 (0.82%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.82%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.82%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 24 (19.67%) SAN
2 19 (15.57%) Firewall
3 18 (14.75%) NAS
4 5 (4.10%) HTTP
5 4 (3.28%) TCP/IP
5 4 (3.28%) BGP
5 4 (3.28%) EIGRP
5 4 (3.28%) Internet
6 3 (2.46%) LDAP
6 3 (2.46%) LAN
6 3 (2.46%) WAN
6 3 (2.46%) Network Security
6 3 (2.46%) OSPF
7 2 (1.64%) HSRP
7 2 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.64%) VPN
7 2 (1.64%) DNS
7 2 (1.64%) MPLS
7 2 (1.64%) VRRP
8 1 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (20.49%) DB2
2 14 (11.48%) MySQL
3 10 (8.20%) Informix
4 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
5 8 (6.56%) Relational Database
6 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
6 7 (5.74%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.46%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (2.46%) DataStage
9 2 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.64%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.82%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.20%) ClearCase
1 10 (8.20%) Eclipse
2 9 (7.38%) Jenkins
3 7 (5.74%) JIRA
3 7 (5.74%) ClearQuest
4 5 (4.10%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.28%) Selenium
5 4 (3.28%) JUnit
5 4 (3.28%) JMeter
6 3 (2.46%) Subversion
6 3 (2.46%) Maven
6 3 (2.46%) AccuRev
6 3 (2.46%) Ant
7 1 (0.82%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (0.82%) Redmine
7 1 (0.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.82%) InstallShield
General
1 32 (26.23%) Finance
2 13 (10.66%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Retail
4 8 (6.56%) Games
5 5 (4.10%) Law
6 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.64%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.82%) Marketing
7 1 (0.82%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.82%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.82%) Back Office
7 1 (0.82%) Advertising
7 1 (0.82%) Billing
7 1 (0.82%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (18.03%) Developer
2 20 (16.39%) Analyst
3 15 (12.30%) Administrator
4 10 (8.20%) Programmer
5 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (7.38%) Java Developer
5 9 (7.38%) Consultant
6 8 (6.56%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (6.56%) UNIX Engineer
6 8 (6.56%) Senior UNIX Engineer
7 7 (5.74%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (4.92%) Project Manager
8 6 (4.92%) Analyst Programmer
9 5 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.10%) Architect
9 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (4.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.10%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (4.10%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (18.85%) XML
2 16 (13.11%) HTML
3 14 (11.48%) J2EE
4 12 (9.84%) JSP
4 12 (9.84%) Servlets
4 12 (9.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 10 (8.20%) Ajax
6 9 (7.38%) CSS
7 7 (5.74%) Struts
7 7 (5.74%) Hibernate
7 7 (5.74%) JMS
7 7 (5.74%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (4.92%) Middleware
8 6 (4.92%) jQuery
8 6 (4.92%) Spring
8 6 (4.92%) Web Services
8 6 (4.92%) XSL
8 6 (4.92%) XSLT
8 6 (4.92%) XHTML
8 6 (4.92%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.66%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.84%) IBM XIV
3 11 (9.02%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (8.20%) Mainframe
5 7 (5.74%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (3.28%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.46%) APACS
7 3 (2.46%) Wiki
7 3 (2.46%) Data Integration
7 3 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.64%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.64%) iSeries
8 2 (1.64%) Clustering
9 1 (0.82%) IVR
9 1 (0.82%) Statistics
9 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.82%) Symmetrix
9 1 (0.82%) iPhone
9 1 (0.82%) DataPower
9 1 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 45 (36.89%) Linux
2 35 (28.69%) Windows
3 25 (20.49%) UNIX
4 17 (13.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (13.11%) AIX
6 7 (5.74%) Solaris
7 4 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.28%) SUSE
8 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.64%) zOS
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.82%) Android
10 1 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.48%) Project Management
3 11 (9.02%) Scrum
4 10 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (8.20%) Systems Analysis
4 10 (8.20%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.38%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (5.74%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (5.74%) Build Automation
6 7 (5.74%) ITIL
7 6 (4.92%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.92%) SOA
7 6 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 6 (4.92%) Change Management
7 6 (4.92%) Migration
7 6 (4.92%) MVC
7 6 (4.92%) Technical Analysis
8 5 (4.10%) Line Management
8 5 (4.10%) BDD
8 5 (4.10%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (20.49%) Java
2 20 (16.39%) SQL
3 18 (14.75%) JavaScript
4 10 (8.20%) PHP
5 6 (4.92%) XPath
6 5 (4.10%) Perl
7 3 (2.46%) Shell Script
7 3 (2.46%) BeanShell
8 2 (1.64%) Bash Shell
8 2 (1.64%) AWK
8 2 (1.64%) Jython
8 2 (1.64%) Python
8 2 (1.64%) C
9 1 (0.82%) C#
9 1 (0.82%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (4.92%) Degree
2 5 (4.10%) CCNP
2 5 (4.10%) CISSP
3 4 (3.28%) ISEB
3 4 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.46%) CCNA
5 2 (1.64%) CCIE
5 2 (1.64%) CCSP
5 2 (1.64%) Sun Certification
5 2 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.82%) MCTS
6 1 (0.82%) PMP
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.82%) MCP
6 1 (0.82%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) QA
System Software
1 17 (13.93%) vSphere
2 13 (10.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (5.74%) NFS
4 5 (4.10%) Active Directory
4 5 (4.10%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 5 (4.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.46%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) NetBackup
2 7 (5.74%) Cacti
2 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds Orion
2 7 (5.74%) Salt
2 7 (5.74%) Opsview
2 7 (5.74%) Graphite
2 7 (5.74%) Nagios
3 4 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.46%) vMotion
5 1 (0.82%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.82%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.82%) SCCM
5 1 (0.82%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.82%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 42 (34.43%) Oracle
2 29 (23.77%) VMware
3 24 (19.67%) Red Hat
4 20 (16.39%) HP
5 16 (13.11%) Cisco
6 12 (9.84%) Veritas
7 10 (8.20%) F5
8 8 (6.56%) EMC
9 7 (5.74%) Microsoft
9 7 (5.74%) SAP
9 7 (5.74%) SolarWinds
10 6 (4.92%) Sun
11 4 (3.28%) BEA
11 4 (3.28%) hybris
11 4 (3.28%) NetApp
11 4 (3.28%) ATG
12 3 (2.46%) Novell
12 3 (2.46%) Citrix
12 3 (2.46%) Sybase
12 3 (2.46%) PeopleSoft
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