Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 56 51
Rank change year-on-year +7 -5 -22
Contract jobs citing IBM 11 24 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.50% 2.28% 1.95%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% 5.58% 5.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 11
Coventry median daily rate £300 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £298 £326 £325
90th Percentile £408 £466 £725
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £425 £424
% change year-on-year -2.94% +0.29% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Coventry median hourly rate - £15.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.75 £15.25 £31.44
% change year-on-year +29.51% -51.49% +87.70%

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 Coventry.

All Vendors
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 239 430 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 32.69% 40.87% 33.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 260 158
Coventry median daily rate £400 £410 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +10.81% -
10th Percentile £161 £300 £225
90th Percentile £574 £538 £594
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 11 16
Coventry median hourly rate £16.00 £13.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.96% -5.66% -17.14%
10th Percentile £12.30 £10.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £30.75 £18.25 £23.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year +6.90% -8.52% +0.51%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Coventry

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Coventry

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Coventry over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Coventry

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Coventry

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 Coventry region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 7 (63.64%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 7 (63.64%) Tivoli
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) IBM BigFix
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) DB2
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
4 1 (9.09%) AS400
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) DataStage
4 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (9.09%) RPG
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Netezza
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
4 1 (9.09%) Symfony
4 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) iSeries
4 1 (9.09%) Git (software)

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage
2 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) AS400 Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) DataStage Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) ETL Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) Express
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
1 1 (9.09%) Laravel
1 1 (9.09%) MEAN Stack
1 1 (9.09%) Node.js
1 1 (9.09%) Symfony
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) AS400
1 1 (9.09%) iSeries
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) ETL Development
2 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (9.09%) OO PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) R
2 1 (9.09%) RPG
2 1 (9.09%) RPG III
2 1 (9.09%) RPG/400
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) IBM BigFix
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli
1 7 (63.64%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Netezza