Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +23
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 0.65% - -
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cumbria median daily rate - - -
North West median daily rate £420 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -1.18% +3.03% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cumbria median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +15.38% -54.65% +125.96%

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 75 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cumbria 48.39% 68.18% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 23 14
Cumbria median daily rate £400 £388 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.16% +4.29%
10th Percentile £312 £213 £258
90th Percentile £660 £540 £497
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 10 15
Cumbria median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +181.25% -52.94% -20.00%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.83 £13.00
90th Percentile £52.60 £55.25 £47.23
North West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -12.50% +9.09%

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

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Operations

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 (100.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Operations
1 1 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (100.00%) MetaFrame
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware