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 3 months to 30 March 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 31 24
Rank change year-on-year -5 -7  
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 15 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.97% 4.05% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 5.30% 9.62% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 7
Median daily rate £450 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.12% -8.82%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £402
% change year-on-year +0.62% -0.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year +78.57% -25.66%  

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 Coventry.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 132 156 165
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 37.18% 42.16% 53.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 95 77
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -43.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.48 £11.15 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.60 £20.50 £26.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £18.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +10.29%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 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 3 months to 30 March 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 30 March 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 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) SOAP
2 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 5 (33.33%) Unix
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Middleware
2 5 (33.33%) DataPower
2 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (33.33%) RESTful
2 5 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Adobe
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (13.33%) CSS
4 2 (13.33%) HTML
4 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
4 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) jQuery
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Process Management
5 1 (6.67%) SOA
5 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (6.67%) Laravel
5 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
5 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
5 1 (6.67%) Node.js

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 3 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (6.67%) DB2
2 1 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) BPM Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) BPM Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Business Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (6.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (6.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Process Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Middleware
1 5 (33.33%) REST
1 5 (33.33%) RESTful
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
1 5 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (13.33%) CSS
2 2 (13.33%) HTML
2 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
3 1 (6.67%) Apache Axis
3 1 (6.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (6.67%) Express
3 1 (6.67%) Java EE
3 1 (6.67%) JDBC
3 1 (6.67%) JSTL
3 1 (6.67%) Laravel
3 1 (6.67%) MEAN Stack
3 1 (6.67%) Node.js
3 1 (6.67%) Symfony
3 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) DataPower
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Unix
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (6.67%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Adobe