The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 29 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 27 61
Rank change year-on-year -2 +34  
Contract jobs citing IBM 74 63 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 7.23% 6.55% 1.97%
As % of the Vendors category 15.23% 14.38% 4.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 6
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -3.03%  
10th Percentile £308 £242 £301
90th Percentile £413 £468 £525
South East median daily rate £400 £425 £440
% change year-on-year -5.88% -3.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £42.50
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -44.00%  

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 Buckinghamshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 486 438 548
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 47.46% 45.53% 44.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 421 474
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.43% +26.15%  
10th Percentile £238 £213 £169
90th Percentile £538 £538 £479
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 68
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.57 £9.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.84% -57.77%  
10th Percentile £8.78 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £38.95 £15.26 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £19.00
% change year-on-year -18.40% +3.21%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Buckinghamshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -2 61 £350 -14.63% 5
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (45.16%) Java
3 36 (38.71%) Scrum
3 36 (38.71%) RESTful
4 35 (37.63%) Node.js
4 35 (37.63%) Git (software)
5 34 (36.56%) Jenkins
6 33 (35.48%) REST
6 33 (35.48%) API Development
7 32 (34.41%) Microservices
8 30 (32.26%) Swagger
8 30 (32.26%) MongoDB
9 29 (31.18%) Finance
10 22 (23.66%) Linux
10 22 (23.66%) AngularJS
11 19 (20.43%) OAuth
11 19 (20.43%) Banking
12 17 (18.28%) Oracle
12 17 (18.28%) OpenShift
13 16 (17.20%) JSON
13 16 (17.20%) AIX
13 16 (17.20%) SOAP
13 16 (17.20%) Migration
14 15 (16.13%) HTML
14 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
14 15 (16.13%) GitLab
15 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
15 14 (15.05%) Retail
16 13 (13.98%) Spring
16 13 (13.98%) TDD

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 11 (11.83%) Drupal
2 7 (7.53%) Liferay
3 6 (6.45%) Alfresco
3 6 (6.45%) CMS
3 6 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (6.45%) WebSphere
4 3 (3.23%) Apache
5 2 (2.15%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.08%) CICS
6 1 (1.08%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.08%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.08%) Cognos Planning
1 1 (1.08%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 17 (18.28%) OpenShift
2 12 (12.90%) PaaS
3 1 (1.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.08%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.60%) SAN
2 6 (6.45%) Internet
3 3 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (3.23%) HTTP
4 2 (2.15%) AMQP
5 1 (1.08%) Intranet
5 1 (1.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (32.26%) MongoDB
2 8 (8.60%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (7.53%) Redis
4 5 (5.38%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.30%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (3.23%) DB2
6 3 (3.23%) Hadoop
6 3 (3.23%) MySQL
7 2 (2.15%) Big Data
8 1 (1.08%) DB2 UDB
8 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 35 (37.63%) Git (software)
2 34 (36.56%) Jenkins
3 15 (16.13%) GitLab
4 9 (9.68%) JIRA
4 9 (9.68%) Karma Test Runner
4 9 (9.68%) Mocha
4 9 (9.68%) Protractor
5 8 (8.60%) JUnit
6 5 (5.38%) Gradle
6 5 (5.38%) Maven
7 4 (4.30%) Grunt
7 4 (4.30%) Selenium
8 3 (3.23%) Cucumber
9 2 (2.15%) Bitbucket
9 2 (2.15%) Mockito
9 2 (2.15%) PhantomJS
9 2 (2.15%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (2.15%) Spock
General
1 29 (31.18%) Finance
2 19 (20.43%) Banking
3 14 (15.05%) Retail
4 8 (8.60%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.15%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (48.39%) Developer
2 14 (15.05%) Java Developer
3 10 (10.75%) Node.js Developer
4 8 (8.60%) Automation Tester
4 8 (8.60%) Tester
5 7 (7.53%) MongoDB Developer
6 6 (6.45%) QA Automation Tester
6 6 (6.45%) QA Tester
7 5 (5.38%) Agile Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (5.38%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Administrator
8 4 (4.30%) Migration Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.30%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 4 (4.30%) Platform Engineer
8 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
8 4 (4.30%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.23%) Architect
9 3 (3.23%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (38.71%) RESTful
2 35 (37.63%) Node.js
3 33 (35.48%) REST
4 30 (32.26%) Swagger
5 22 (23.66%) AngularJS
6 19 (20.43%) OAuth
7 16 (17.20%) JSON
7 16 (17.20%) SOAP
8 15 (16.13%) HTML
9 13 (13.98%) Spring
9 13 (13.98%) Web Services
10 11 (11.83%) Spring Boot
11 10 (10.75%) XSLT
12 9 (9.68%) Chai
12 9 (9.68%) XML
13 6 (6.45%) WebSphere MQ
14 5 (5.38%) Apache Camel
14 5 (5.38%) Grails
14 5 (5.38%) Spring Integration
14 5 (5.38%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.98%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.68%) DataPower
3 7 (7.53%) LPAR
3 7 (7.53%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.38%) IBM XIV
4 5 (5.38%) Replication
4 5 (5.38%) User Experience
5 3 (3.23%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.23%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.15%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (23.66%) Linux
2 16 (17.20%) AIX
3 6 (6.45%) Windows
4 5 (5.38%) Unix
5 2 (2.15%) Android
5 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.08%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (54.84%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (38.71%) Scrum
3 33 (35.48%) API Development
4 32 (34.41%) Microservices
5 16 (17.20%) Migration
6 15 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (13.98%) TDD
8 12 (12.90%) Open Source
8 12 (12.90%) SOA
9 10 (10.75%) Dependency Management
9 10 (10.75%) Test Automation
10 9 (9.68%) Build Automation
10 9 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 9 (9.68%) Workflow
11 8 (8.60%) CRM
12 7 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (7.53%) Project Management
13 6 (6.45%) Document Management
13 6 (6.45%) Product Management
14 5 (5.38%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) Java
2 14 (15.05%) JavaScript
3 9 (9.68%) Python
3 9 (9.68%) SQL
4 5 (5.38%) Groovy
4 5 (5.38%) Perl
4 5 (5.38%) PHP
5 4 (4.30%) Ruby
6 2 (2.15%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.15%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.08%) COBOL
7 1 (1.08%) JCL
7 1 (1.08%) Jython
7 1 (1.08%) Korn
7 1 (1.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.53%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Docker
2 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (2.15%) vSphere
3 1 (1.08%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.08%) PowerHA
3 1 (1.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.60%) Ansible
2 6 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.30%) Mesos
4 3 (3.23%) Marathon
5 1 (1.08%) CA Endevor
5 1 (1.08%) CA Wily
5 1 (1.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 17 (18.28%) Oracle
2 12 (12.90%) VMware
3 11 (11.83%) WSO2
4 7 (7.53%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.53%) SAP
5 6 (6.45%) Apigee
5 6 (6.45%) OpenText
6 5 (5.38%) Brocade
6 5 (5.38%) Cisco
6 5 (5.38%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.15%) Apple
7 2 (2.15%) HP
7 2 (2.15%) Informatica
8 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.08%) Cognos
8 1 (1.08%) Epicor
8 1 (1.08%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.08%) Remedy
8 1 (1.08%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.08%) Veritas
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