The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 25 June 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 West / Devon
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 0 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.30% - 6.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% - 18.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 10
Median daily rate £400 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.94% -24.00%  

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 Devon.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 80 73 92
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 23.88% 33.33% 36.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 31 47
Median daily rate £350 £340 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £378 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 15
Median hourly rate £29.25 £25.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.00% +28.20%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £15.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £49.90 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Devon

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Devon region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Plymouth - 1 £400 -
IBM
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Devon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (73.68%) Linux
3 13 (68.42%) IIS
3 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
5 9 (47.37%) .NET
6 7 (36.84%) J2EE
6 7 (36.84%) Perl
6 7 (36.84%) Java
6 7 (36.84%) Ant
6 7 (36.84%) JBoss
6 7 (36.84%) ITIL
6 7 (36.84%) VBScript
6 7 (36.84%) AIX
6 7 (36.84%) Kerberos
6 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
6 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
6 7 (36.84%) Subversion
6 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
6 7 (36.84%) GlassFish
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (36.84%) Puppet
6 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
6 7 (36.84%) DevOps

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 19 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 13 (68.42%) IIS
3 7 (36.84%) GlassFish
3 7 (36.84%) JBoss
4 6 (31.58%) Apache
4 6 (31.58%) Jetty
4 6 (31.58%) Mongrel
4 6 (31.58%) nginx
4 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
5 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (26.32%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (26.32%) Google App Engine
1 5 (26.32%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Kerberos
2 6 (31.58%) HTTP
2 6 (31.58%) SSL
2 6 (31.58%) TCP/IP
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
3 5 (26.32%) DNS
3 5 (26.32%) FTP
3 5 (26.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 7 (36.84%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 1 (5.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Ant
1 7 (36.84%) Jenkins
1 7 (36.84%) Subversion
2 6 (31.58%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Applications Support
2 5 (26.32%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (21.05%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (21.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior WebSphere Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) .NET
2 7 (36.84%) J2EE
3 6 (31.58%) Servlets
4 5 (26.32%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (26.32%) SOAP
4 5 (26.32%) Web Services
4 5 (26.32%) XML
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Framework
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
5 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (15.79%) CSS
5 3 (15.79%) HTML
5 3 (15.79%) HTML5
5 3 (15.79%) jQuery
5 3 (15.79%) JSON
5 3 (15.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) N-Tier
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Linux
2 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (36.84%) AIX
4 3 (15.79%) Unix
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (36.84%) Configuration Management
1 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
1 7 (36.84%) DevOps
1 7 (36.84%) Domain Models
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Open Source
3 5 (26.32%) Content Management
3 5 (26.32%) Web Development
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
4 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (15.79%) Web Design
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) Java
1 7 (36.84%) Perl
1 7 (36.84%) PowerShell
1 7 (36.84%) VBScript
2 3 (15.79%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) SC Cleared
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (26.32%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Puppet
2 3 (15.79%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.26%) Ansible
3 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (52.63%) Oracle
3 7 (36.84%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) Google
4 5 (26.32%) VMware