The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

IBM
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 19 12
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7  
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 3.17% 6.86% 7.85%
As % of the Vendors category 6.14% 11.66% 14.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 5
Median daily rate £763 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.23% +13.51%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £653 £450 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £873 £525 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.94% -24.00%  

IBM is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 114 163 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 51.58% 58.84% 54.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 67 48
Median daily rate £493 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.71% -12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £144 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 15
Median hourly rate £12.00 £12.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% -67.94%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing IBM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Bracknell

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Bracknell

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Bracknell over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Bracknell

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM in Bracknell.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for IBM.

1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (30.00%) Law
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Information Security
4 2 (20.00%) SUSE
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) DevOps
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) DataPower
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
5 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell 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 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (10.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (10.00%) Senior DevOps
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
2 1 (10.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) DataPower
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
1 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Data Governance
3 1 (10.00%) ETL
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Transformation
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Ansible
1 1 (10.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) EMC
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Software AG
2 1 (10.00%) webMethods