Period
to 25 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cumbria 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 25 May 2018 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
North West > Cumbria
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +21
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 1.95% - -
As % of the Vendors category 4.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Cumbria median daily rate £470 - -
North West median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -6.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cumbria median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -54.65% -

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 Cumbria.

All Vendors
Cumbria
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 75 46 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 48.70% 61.33% 44.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 16
Cumbria median daily rate £405 £325 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.62% -20.25% -9.44%
10th Percentile £272 £210 £241
90th Percentile £488 £588 £501
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 12 13
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -62.79% -11.53%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.63 £12.50
90th Percentile £51.25 £44.58 £56.90
North West median hourly rate £16.64 £16.00 £20.25
% change year-on-year +3.98% -20.99% +15.71%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Cumbria

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Cumbria

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Cumbria

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Cumbria

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Cumbria region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. 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
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £470 -
IBM
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cumbria region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (66.67%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) XenServer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cumbria 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) PLM
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Operations
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (33.33%) MetaFrame
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) VMware