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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM
Rank 85 81 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM 55 45 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.95% 1.79% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 4.56% 4.24% 3.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 16
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£375 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £283 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +129.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -
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
1205 1061 866
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 42.79% 42.14% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 753 661 421
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £453 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 72 65
Average hourly rate £13.87 £15.00 £13.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.53% +9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.48 £9.34 £9.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £35.00 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 22 May 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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 43 £375 +3.44% 7
North Yorkshire +9 5 £400 - 2
South Yorkshire -15 2 £283 -5.83% 1
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 34 (33.01%) Oracle
2 28 (27.18%) Finance
3 27 (26.21%) WebSphere
4 25 (24.27%) Windows
5 24 (23.30%) Linux
6 20 (19.42%) VMware
7 19 (18.45%) DB2
7 19 (18.45%) Java
7 19 (18.45%) HP
8 18 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
9 16 (15.53%) Red Hat
10 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (13.59%) Banking
10 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
11 13 (12.62%) UNIX
11 13 (12.62%) SQL
11 13 (12.62%) XML
11 13 (12.62%) Asset Management
11 13 (12.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (11.65%) Firewall
12 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
13 11 (10.68%) SAN
13 11 (10.68%) Cisco
14 10 (9.71%) Eclipse
14 10 (9.71%) HTML
14 10 (9.71%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (9.71%) Retail
14 10 (9.71%) Ajax

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 27 (26.21%) WebSphere
2 10 (9.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (8.74%) JBoss
3 9 (8.74%) Apache
4 8 (7.77%) Tomcat
5 7 (6.80%) FileNet
6 5 (4.85%) Node.js
7 3 (2.91%) WebLogic
8 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.94%) SAP EP
8 2 (1.94%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.97%) Drupal
9 1 (0.97%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.97%) Quickr
9 1 (0.97%) CMS
9 1 (0.97%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (0.97%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.97%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.97%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 14 (13.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.94%) MS Project
2 2 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.97%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.91%) Maximo
2 2 (1.94%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.94%) Unica
2 2 (1.94%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (11.65%) Firewall
2 11 (10.68%) SAN
3 7 (6.80%) NAS
4 4 (3.88%) Internet
5 3 (2.91%) BGP
5 3 (2.91%) EIGRP
5 3 (2.91%) DNS
5 3 (2.91%) LAN
5 3 (2.91%) WAN
6 2 (1.94%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.94%) HTTP
6 2 (1.94%) OSPF
6 2 (1.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (0.97%) Network Security
7 1 (0.97%) FWSM
7 1 (0.97%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (0.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (0.97%) HSRP
7 1 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.45%) DB2
2 8 (7.77%) MySQL
3 7 (6.80%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.80%) Informix
4 6 (5.83%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
5 5 (4.85%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (4.85%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.94%) SAP BW
7 2 (1.94%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.97%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos Query Studio
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos Analysis Studio
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos Report Studio
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos Framework Manager
8 1 (0.97%) Cognos Event Studio
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (0.97%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 10 (9.71%) Eclipse
2 5 (4.85%) Jasmine
2 5 (4.85%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.85%) JIRA
2 5 (4.85%) ClearCase
3 3 (2.91%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (1.94%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.97%) Selenium
5 1 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.97%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.97%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.97%) JMeter
5 1 (0.97%) Maven
5 1 (0.97%) Subversion
5 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.97%) Ant
5 1 (0.97%) JUnit
5 1 (0.97%) InstallShield
General
1 28 (27.18%) Finance
2 14 (13.59%) Banking
3 10 (9.71%) Retail
4 6 (5.83%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.85%) Law
5 5 (4.85%) Games
6 3 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.94%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Advertising
8 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (16.50%) Developer
2 15 (14.56%) Analyst
3 9 (8.74%) Java Developer
3 9 (8.74%) Architect
4 8 (7.77%) Administrator
5 7 (6.80%) Programmer
5 7 (6.80%) Software Manager
6 6 (5.83%) Senior UNIX Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (5.83%) Consultant
7 5 (4.85%) FileNet Developer
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Support Analyst
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Manager
7 5 (4.85%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.88%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.88%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (3.88%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.62%) XML
2 10 (9.71%) HTML
2 10 (9.71%) Ajax
3 8 (7.77%) J2EE
4 7 (6.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 7 (6.80%) Hibernate
4 7 (6.80%) XSLT
4 7 (6.80%) JSP
4 7 (6.80%) Servlets
4 7 (6.80%) Struts
4 7 (6.80%) Web Services
4 7 (6.80%) CSS
4 7 (6.80%) JMS
4 7 (6.80%) Middleware
4 7 (6.80%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (5.83%) XHTML
5 6 (5.83%) J2SE
5 6 (5.83%) XSL
5 6 (5.83%) Spring
5 6 (5.83%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.74%) IBM XIV
2 8 (7.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (4.85%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.85%) Mainframe
4 4 (3.88%) Clustering
5 3 (2.91%) iSeries
6 2 (1.94%) IVR
6 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.94%) DataPower
6 2 (1.94%) Wiki
7 1 (0.97%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.97%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.97%) VUI
7 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.97%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.97%) Symmetrix
7 1 (0.97%) APACS
7 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.27%) Windows
2 24 (23.30%) Linux
3 13 (12.62%) UNIX
3 13 (12.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (4.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (2.91%) AIX
5 3 (2.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.94%) zOS
6 2 (1.94%) Solaris
6 2 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.97%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (17.48%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (13.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (12.62%) Asset Management
4 9 (8.74%) Software Licensing
4 9 (8.74%) Scrum
4 9 (8.74%) ITIL
4 9 (8.74%) SOA
5 7 (6.80%) Load Balancing
5 7 (6.80%) Software Asset Management
6 6 (5.83%) UML
6 6 (5.83%) MVC
6 6 (5.83%) Change Management
6 6 (5.83%) Project Management
7 5 (4.85%) BDD
7 5 (4.85%) Build Automation
7 5 (4.85%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (4.85%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
7 5 (4.85%) Migration
7 5 (4.85%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (18.45%) Java
2 13 (12.62%) SQL
3 12 (11.65%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.77%) PHP
5 6 (5.83%) XPath
6 1 (0.97%) Perl
6 1 (0.97%) C
6 1 (0.97%) C#
6 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (3.88%) Degree
2 3 (2.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (2.91%) ISEB
2 3 (2.91%) CCNP
2 3 (2.91%) CCNA
3 2 (1.94%) CISSP
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.97%) MCTS
4 1 (0.97%) MCP
4 1 (0.97%) MCSE
4 1 (0.97%) MCSA
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.97%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CCIE
4 1 (0.97%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (9.71%) vSphere
3 3 (2.91%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.94%) NFS
4 2 (1.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.97%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.97%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.97%) XenServer
5 1 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.97%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (4.85%) SolarWinds Orion
1 5 (4.85%) Cacti
1 5 (4.85%) Opsview
1 5 (4.85%) Graphite
1 5 (4.85%) Salt
1 5 (4.85%) NetBackup
1 5 (4.85%) Nagios
2 4 (3.88%) Tivoli
2 4 (3.88%) SCCM
3 3 (2.91%) vMotion
4 2 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.97%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.97%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 34 (33.01%) Oracle
2 20 (19.42%) VMware
3 19 (18.45%) HP
4 16 (15.53%) Microsoft
4 16 (15.53%) Red Hat
5 11 (10.68%) Cisco
6 7 (6.80%) SAP
7 6 (5.83%) F5
8 5 (4.85%) SolarWinds
8 5 (4.85%) Cognos
8 5 (4.85%) Veritas
9 4 (3.88%) EMC
9 4 (3.88%) Citrix
9 4 (3.88%) Teradata
10 3 (2.91%) NetApp
11 2 (1.94%) Symantec
11 2 (1.94%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.97%) LANDesk
12 1 (0.97%) TippingPoint
12 1 (0.97%) hybris
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
North Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago