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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM
Rank 93 72 60
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -12
Contract jobs citing IBM 49 86 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.72% 2.69% 2.66%
As % of the Vendors category 4.47% 6.49% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 49 45
Median daily rate £450 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £442
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £420 £420
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £31.44 £29.51
% change year-on-year
+15.29% +6.53%
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
1096 1325 1066
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 38.47% 41.43% 43.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 810 587
Median daily rate £400 £350 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £235 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 99 78
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.81 £12.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.99% +9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £9.47 £9.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.30 £28.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire -28 25 £450 +12.50% 1
South Yorkshire -2 17 £500 +33.33% 1
North Yorkshire +7 7 - -
IBM
England

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 38 (36.89%) Unix
3 37 (35.92%) WebSphere
4 34 (33.01%) Windows
5 31 (30.10%) Oracle
6 29 (28.16%) Java
7 24 (23.30%) Linux
8 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
9 21 (20.39%) SQL
10 20 (19.42%) Banking
11 19 (18.45%) VMware
11 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 17 (16.50%) IBM Integration Bus
12 17 (16.50%) Cisco
12 17 (16.50%) Data Analysis
13 16 (15.53%) EMC
14 15 (14.56%) Middleware
14 15 (14.56%) Data Mapping
15 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
15 14 (13.59%) XML
16 13 (12.62%) AIX
16 13 (12.62%) Perl
16 13 (12.62%) Apache
16 13 (12.62%) Data Modelling
16 13 (12.62%) Business Analysis
16 13 (12.62%) Data Quality
17 12 (11.65%) Data Governance
17 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
17 12 (11.65%) HTML
17 12 (11.65%) Mainframe

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (35.92%) WebSphere
2 13 (12.62%) Apache
3 11 (10.68%) FileNet
3 11 (10.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (8.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (8.74%) Tomcat
5 8 (7.77%) WebLogic
5 8 (7.77%) WebLogic Portal
5 8 (7.77%) WebSphere Portal
6 7 (6.80%) IIS
6 7 (6.80%) Oracle Coherence
7 5 (4.85%) IBM Transformation Extender
7 5 (4.85%) MS Exchange
8 4 (3.88%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (3.88%) SharePoint
8 4 (3.88%) Skype for Business
9 3 (2.91%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.97%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 7 (6.80%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.83%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.88%) Maximo
3 1 (0.97%) FLEXCUBE
3 1 (0.97%) Temenos T24
3 1 (0.97%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.71%) HTTP
1 10 (9.71%) LDAP
1 10 (9.71%) SAN
2 9 (8.74%) LAN
2 9 (8.74%) NAS
2 9 (8.74%) WAN
3 7 (6.80%) FCoE
3 7 (6.80%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (6.80%) FTP
3 7 (6.80%) iSCSI
3 7 (6.80%) Multicast
4 4 (3.88%) BGP
4 4 (3.88%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (3.88%) EIGRP
4 4 (3.88%) OSPF
4 4 (3.88%) TACACS
5 3 (2.91%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (2.91%) DMZ
5 3 (2.91%) Firewall
5 3 (2.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.65%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (10.68%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (8.74%) Star Schema
5 8 (7.77%) Hadoop
6 7 (6.80%) HBase
7 6 (5.83%) MySQL
7 6 (5.83%) Oracle Database
8 5 (4.85%) DB2
9 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.94%) RDBMS
10 2 (1.94%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.97%) Big Data
11 1 (0.97%) Informix
11 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.97%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (6.80%) Git (software)
1 7 (6.80%) JIRA
1 7 (6.80%) Maven
2 6 (5.83%) Cucumber
2 6 (5.83%) JMeter
2 6 (5.83%) LoadRunner
3 5 (4.85%) Gatling
3 5 (4.85%) SilkPerformer
3 5 (4.85%) SoapUI
3 5 (4.85%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.85%) VisualVM
3 5 (4.85%) YourKit
4 4 (3.88%) The Grinder
5 3 (2.91%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.91%) UltraEdit
6 2 (1.94%) ClearCase
6 2 (1.94%) ClearQuest
6 2 (1.94%) Hudson
6 2 (1.94%) Rational Performance Tester
6 2 (1.94%) Subversion
General
1 44 (42.72%) Finance
2 20 (19.42%) Banking
3 2 (1.94%) Games
3 2 (1.94%) Retail
4 1 (0.97%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (23.30%) Administrator
2 19 (18.45%) Analyst
3 12 (11.65%) Data Analyst
4 11 (10.68%) Architect
5 10 (9.71%) Data Modeller
6 9 (8.74%) Consultant
6 9 (8.74%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (7.77%) Developer
7 8 (7.77%) Infrastructure Architect
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (6.80%) Senior Data Modeller
8 7 (6.80%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.83%) WebSphere Specialist
10 5 (4.85%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.85%) WebSphere Administrator
11 4 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.88%) FileNet Administrator
11 4 (3.88%) Operations Analyst
11 4 (3.88%) Performance Engineer
11 4 (3.88%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 15 (14.56%) Middleware
3 14 (13.59%) XML
4 12 (11.65%) HTML
5 10 (9.71%) WebSphere MQ
6 9 (8.74%) J2EE
7 7 (6.80%) Hibernate
7 7 (6.80%) Rendezvous
7 7 (6.80%) Spring
7 7 (6.80%) XSLT
8 5 (4.85%) AngularJS
9 4 (3.88%) JSON
10 3 (2.91%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (2.91%) OAuth
10 3 (2.91%) OpenID
10 3 (2.91%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (2.91%) Servlets
10 3 (2.91%) SOAP
10 3 (2.91%) SPML
10 3 (2.91%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.65%) Mainframe
2 8 (7.77%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.77%) Data Structures
3 7 (6.80%) DataPower
4 6 (5.83%) iSeries
5 5 (4.85%) Data Centre
6 4 (3.88%) Clustering
6 4 (3.88%) EMC VNX
6 4 (3.88%) Social Network
6 4 (3.88%) VCE vBlock
7 2 (1.94%) CLARiiON
7 2 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.94%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (1.94%) IBM XIV
7 2 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 38 (36.89%) Unix
2 34 (33.01%) Windows
3 24 (23.30%) Linux
4 13 (12.62%) AIX
5 8 (7.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (7.77%) Solaris
6 6 (5.83%) Windows Server
7 4 (3.88%) SUSE
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.91%) zOS
9 2 (1.94%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (16.50%) Data Analysis
2 15 (14.56%) Data Mapping
3 13 (12.62%) Business Analysis
3 13 (12.62%) Data Modelling
4 12 (11.65%) Data Governance
5 11 (10.68%) Data Management
6 10 (9.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (9.71%) Information Management
6 10 (9.71%) Migration
6 10 (9.71%) Quality Management
7 9 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (7.77%) Coaching
8 8 (7.77%) Service Management
8 8 (7.77%) Time Management
9 7 (6.80%) Benchmarking
9 7 (6.80%) People Management
10 6 (5.83%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (5.83%) Data Migration
10 6 (5.83%) High Availability
11 5 (4.85%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (28.16%) Java
2 21 (20.39%) SQL
3 14 (13.59%) JavaScript
4 13 (12.62%) Perl
5 7 (6.80%) Jython
6 5 (4.85%) CoffeeScript
6 5 (4.85%) Python
6 5 (4.85%) Ruby
6 5 (4.85%) Scala
7 4 (3.88%) C
7 4 (3.88%) VBA
7 4 (3.88%) VBScript
8 2 (1.94%) PHP
9 1 (0.97%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.97%) COBOL
9 1 (0.97%) JCL
9 1 (0.97%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.97%) RPG
9 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.74%) Degree
2 5 (4.85%) CCNP
2 5 (4.85%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.94%) CCDE
3 2 (1.94%) CCDP
3 2 (1.94%) CCIE
3 2 (1.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.97%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.97%) CCNA
4 1 (0.97%) CCSP
4 1 (0.97%) CISSP
4 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.94%) QA
3 1 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (18.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (11.65%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.68%) Hyper-V
4 9 (8.74%) KVM
4 9 (8.74%) Xen
5 7 (6.80%) NFS
5 7 (6.80%) Oracle RAC
5 7 (6.80%) SRDF
6 5 (4.85%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.88%) PowerHA
8 3 (2.91%) NDS
9 2 (1.94%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 2 (1.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.97%) ACF2
10 1 (0.97%) Docker
10 1 (0.97%) RACF
10 1 (0.97%) Time Sharing Option
10 1 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 1 (0.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (7.77%) NetBackup
2 4 (3.88%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (3.88%) SCCM
2 4 (3.88%) SCOM
2 4 (3.88%) vRealize
3 3 (2.91%) HP UCMDB
3 3 (2.91%) OpenAM
3 3 (2.91%) OPNET
3 3 (2.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.94%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.97%) Ansible
5 1 (0.97%) Cacti
5 1 (0.97%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.97%) Control-M
5 1 (0.97%) Graphite
5 1 (0.97%) Nagios
5 1 (0.97%) Opsview
5 1 (0.97%) Puppet
5 1 (0.97%) Salt
5 1 (0.97%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (30.10%) Oracle
2 19 (18.45%) VMware
3 17 (16.50%) Cisco
4 16 (15.53%) EMC
5 10 (9.71%) CA
5 10 (9.71%) HP
5 10 (9.71%) Microsoft
5 10 (9.71%) Sybase
6 8 (7.77%) BMC
6 8 (7.77%) Intel
6 8 (7.77%) NetApp
6 8 (7.77%) Red Hat
7 7 (6.80%) AppDynamics
7 7 (6.80%) DataSynapse
7 7 (6.80%) TIBCO
8 5 (4.85%) Dynatrace
8 5 (4.85%) F5
8 5 (4.85%) New Relic
8 5 (4.85%) Symantec
9 3 (2.91%) Novell