Period
to 19 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Croydon 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
South London > Croydon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 64 43
Rank change year-on-year -22 -21 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 1.19% 2.46% 2.94%
As % of the Vendors category 4.03% 5.56% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 6
Croydon median daily rate £563 £375 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.07% -26.83% +38.51%
10th Percentile £485 £363 £466
90th Percentile £665 £455 £569
South London median daily rate £550 £375 £525
% change year-on-year +46.67% -28.57% +23.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Croydon median hourly rate - - -
South London median hourly rate - - -

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 Croydon.

All Vendors
Croydon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 248 234 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Croydon 29.63% 44.23% 44.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 132 103
Croydon median daily rate £451 £421 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -6.39% +12.50%
10th Percentile £308 £275 £313
90th Percentile £580 £559 £525
South London median daily rate £450 £425 £375
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 5
Croydon median hourly rate £14.00 £13.58 £27.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% -51.13% +11.12%
10th Percentile £12.85 £12.05 £11.25
90th Percentile £23.65 £14.76 £29.11
South London median hourly rate £46.42 £19.50 £27.78
% change year-on-year +138.03% -29.81% +73.63%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Croydon

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Croydon

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Croydon

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Croydon

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 Croydon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 7 (70.00%) Kafka
2 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
3 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) HBase
3 5 (50.00%) Analytics
4 4 (40.00%) Big Data
4 4 (40.00%) GitHub
4 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
4 4 (40.00%) Docker
4 4 (40.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Microservices
4 4 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
4 4 (40.00%) GitLab
4 4 (40.00%) Samza
4 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
4 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 4 (40.00%) BDD
4 4 (40.00%) REST
4 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
4 4 (40.00%) Confluence
4 4 (40.00%) Java
4 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
4 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 4 (40.00%) JIRA
4 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 4 (40.00%) Confluence
2 3 (30.00%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Hadoop
1 5 (50.00%) HBase
2 4 (40.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Neo4j
4 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (10.00%) OLAP
4 1 (10.00%) OLTP
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Cucumber
1 4 (40.00%) GitLab
1 4 (40.00%) IntelliJ
1 4 (40.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) ERwin
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
1 3 (30.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) Hadoop Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Analytics Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Product Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analytics Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Data Modeller
4 1 (10.00%) Hadoop Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) Kafka
2 4 (40.00%) REST
2 4 (40.00%) Samza
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (40.00%) BDD
3 4 (40.00%) DevOps
3 4 (40.00%) MapReduce
3 4 (40.00%) Microservices
3 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 4 (40.00%) TDD
4 3 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
5 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
6 1 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Privileged Access Management
6 1 (10.00%) Product Management
6 1 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) CISSP
3 1 (10.00%) SANS
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Hadoop YARN
1 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 1 (10.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) CyberArk
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle