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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM
Rank 55 59 86
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +27
Contract jobs citing IBM 66 62 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.77% 2.84% 1.66%
As % of the Vendors category 6.38% 6.45% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 25 14
Average daily rate
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£425 £325 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -21.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £235 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £505 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £411 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +9.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 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 £31.53 £19.50 £30.40
% change year-on-year
+61.66% -35.85%
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
1034 961 1163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 43.37% 43.98% 43.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 506 519
Average daily rate £335 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 69 61
Average hourly rate £12.62 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.88% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.02 £9.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.90 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 +17 55 £425 +13.33% 10
South Yorkshire -3 10 £335 +11.66% 4
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 67 (62.04%) Oracle
2 55 (50.93%) WebSphere
3 48 (44.44%) DB2
4 47 (43.52%) Linux
5 46 (42.59%) AIX
6 43 (39.81%) Mainframe
7 39 (36.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 34 (31.48%) Service Delivery
8 34 (31.48%) ClearQuest
8 34 (31.48%) ClearCase
9 33 (30.56%) Finance
10 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (26.85%) Oracle Workflow
11 29 (26.85%) Workflow Management
11 29 (26.85%) Workflow
12 27 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (22.22%) Management Information System
14 23 (21.30%) Windows
15 21 (19.44%) UNIX
16 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
17 17 (15.74%) SQL
18 16 (14.81%) Java
18 16 (14.81%) SOA
19 14 (12.96%) HP
20 12 (11.11%) NetApp
20 12 (11.11%) COBOL
20 12 (11.11%) VMware
21 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
22 10 (9.26%) Oracle9i Database
22 10 (9.26%) Oracle Database

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 55 (50.93%) WebSphere
2 29 (26.85%) Oracle Workflow
3 9 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.63%) Lync
5 3 (2.78%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (2.78%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
5 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (2.78%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.78%) MQSeries
5 3 (2.78%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.78%) CICS
6 2 (1.85%) Apache
6 2 (1.85%) IIS
6 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.93%) Quickr
7 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) TeamSite
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.93%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.33%) TCP/IP
1 9 (8.33%) DNS
2 8 (7.41%) DHCP
3 5 (4.63%) VPN
3 5 (4.63%) MPLS
3 5 (4.63%) Firewall
3 5 (4.63%) Wireless
3 5 (4.63%) IPsec
4 4 (3.70%) Internet
4 4 (3.70%) SAN
5 3 (2.78%) FTP
5 3 (2.78%) HTTP
6 2 (1.85%) LDAP
7 1 (0.93%) LAN
7 1 (0.93%) SMS
7 1 (0.93%) VoIP
7 1 (0.93%) WAN
7 1 (0.93%) SNMP
7 1 (0.93%) 2G
7 1 (0.93%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (44.44%) DB2
2 11 (10.19%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.26%) Oracle9i Database
3 10 (9.26%) Oracle Database
4 9 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 9 (8.33%) MySQL
5 3 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (1.85%) Informix
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.85%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.93%) OLAP
7 1 (0.93%) MS Access
7 1 (0.93%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 34 (31.48%) ClearQuest
1 34 (31.48%) ClearCase
2 9 (8.33%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.85%) Subversion
3 2 (1.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.93%) Maven
General
1 33 (30.56%) Finance
2 8 (7.41%) Banking
3 7 (6.48%) Advertising
4 4 (3.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.78%) German Language
6 2 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (30.56%) Developer
2 18 (16.67%) Administrator
3 12 (11.11%) Consultant
3 12 (11.11%) WebSphere Developer
3 12 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 10 (9.26%) WebSphere Specialist
5 9 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
6 8 (7.41%) Architect
7 7 (6.48%) WebSphere Administrator
7 7 (6.48%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.56%) Technical Leader
9 5 (4.63%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 4 (3.70%) Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Storage Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
11 3 (2.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 3 (2.78%) Server Administrator
11 3 (2.78%) SOA Architect
12 2 (1.85%) Systems Analyst
12 2 (1.85%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (36.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (8.33%) Oracle ADF
3 8 (7.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (5.56%) Middleware
5 5 (4.63%) XMPP
5 5 (4.63%) Web Services
6 4 (3.70%) XML
6 4 (3.70%) HTML
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (2.78%) J2EE
7 3 (2.78%) JSP
8 2 (1.85%) Servlets
8 2 (1.85%) SOAP
8 2 (1.85%) XSLT
8 2 (1.85%) CSS
8 2 (1.85%) SPML
8 2 (1.85%) SailPoint
9 1 (0.93%) Dojo
9 1 (0.93%) jQuery
9 1 (0.93%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 43 (39.81%) Mainframe
2 27 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (22.22%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.63%) DataPower
5 4 (3.70%) Symmetrix DMX
5 4 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.85%) iSeries
7 2 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.93%) FMCG
8 1 (0.93%) Clustering
8 1 (0.93%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 47 (43.52%) Linux
2 46 (42.59%) AIX
3 23 (21.30%) Windows
4 21 (19.44%) UNIX
5 4 (3.70%) zOS
5 4 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.85%) MVS
7 2 (1.85%) Solaris
7 2 (1.85%) CentOS
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.93%) VMS
8 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (31.48%) Service Delivery
2 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 29 (26.85%) Workflow Management
3 29 (26.85%) Workflow
4 16 (14.81%) SOA
5 8 (7.41%) Migration
6 6 (5.56%) ITIL
6 6 (5.56%) Capacity Management
7 5 (4.63%) Master Data Management
7 5 (4.63%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.63%) Data Management
8 4 (3.70%) Project Management
8 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce
8 4 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (2.78%) Performance Testing
9 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.78%) ETL
9 3 (2.78%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.85%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) SQL
2 16 (14.81%) Java
3 12 (11.11%) COBOL
4 9 (8.33%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.78%) Perl
7 2 (1.85%) Ruby
7 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.85%) BeanShell
8 1 (0.93%) Assembly Language
8 1 (0.93%) NATURAL
8 1 (0.93%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (3.70%) MCSE
2 3 (2.78%) MCP
2 3 (2.78%) MCSA
3 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) QA
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 8 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 8 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (7.41%) vSphere
2 5 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (4.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.63%) Xen
3 4 (3.70%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (2.78%) XenApp
4 3 (2.78%) MetaFrame
4 3 (2.78%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.85%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.93%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) SCCM
1 6 (5.56%) SCOM
2 2 (1.85%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (1.85%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 67 (62.04%) Oracle
2 18 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (12.96%) HP
4 12 (11.11%) NetApp
4 12 (11.11%) VMware
5 9 (8.33%) Perforce
5 9 (8.33%) EMC
6 8 (7.41%) Cisco
7 6 (5.56%) Citrix
8 5 (4.63%) JBoss
8 5 (4.63%) Red Hat
9 4 (3.70%) CA
9 4 (3.70%) Dell
10 3 (2.78%) hybris
10 3 (2.78%) ATG
11 2 (1.85%) Novell
11 2 (1.85%) Lotus
11 2 (1.85%) Sun
11 2 (1.85%) Cognos
11 2 (1.85%) PeopleSoft
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Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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