Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 6 months to 19 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 78 94
Rank change year-on-year -4 +16 -18
Contract jobs citing IBM 14 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.00% 0.36% 1.00%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 0.90% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £354 £600 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.04% +23.08% +21.88%
10th Percentile £292 £600 £364
90th Percentile £443 £600 £575
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - £34.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year - +16.95% -6.76%

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cambridgeshire.

All Vendors
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 492 443 671
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 35.14% 39.52% 42.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 237 212 370
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £363 £400 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.38% -1.84% +16.43%
10th Percentile £205 £228 £224
90th Percentile £538 £574 £575
East of England median daily rate £407 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.60% -6.25% +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 31 65
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £15.73 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.81% -1.43% -29.29%
10th Percentile £10.51 £9.33 £10.80
90th Percentile £36.80 £46.75 £47.50
East of England median hourly rate £16.43 £16.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -0.42% -19.51% -1.20%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Cambridgeshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough - 11 £354 -
Cambridge -5 2 - - 2
IBM
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 9 (64.29%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (64.29%) Cognos
2 9 (64.29%) Cognos Report Studio
2 9 (64.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) NGA Human Resources
4 5 (35.71%) Northgate
4 5 (35.71%) ResourceLink
5 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (14.29%) Alterian
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) BPMN
6 2 (14.29%) iSeries
6 2 (14.29%) Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
6 2 (14.29%) IIBA
6 2 (14.29%) CBAP
6 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
6 2 (14.29%) Teradata
6 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 2 (14.29%) Unica
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) RPG

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (14.29%) SAS
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) ResourceLink
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (14.29%) Unica
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (64.29%) Cognos Framework Manager
1 9 (64.29%) Cognos Report Studio
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (14.29%) DB2
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Cognos Developer
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
2 2 (14.29%) CRM Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Business Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Risk Remediation Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 2 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) BPMN
2 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 2 (14.29%) Campaign Management
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Data Analytics
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
3 1 (7.14%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) RPG
3 1 (7.14%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) SC Cleared
1 8 (57.14%) Security Cleared
2 2 (14.29%) CBAP
2 2 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) IIBA
2 2 (14.29%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Cognos
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
2 5 (35.71%) NGA Human Resources
2 5 (35.71%) Northgate
3 2 (14.29%) Adobe
3 2 (14.29%) Alterian
3 2 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) CommVault
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) VMware