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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South West / Devon
Rank 20 - 33
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 6.95% - 1.13%
As % of the Vendors category 26.87% - 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £380
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 - £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £599 - £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.25 £28.25
% change year-on-year -11.24% +49.55%  

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 67 59 100
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 25.87% 32.07% 37.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 34
Median daily rate £431 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +43.63% +33.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £145 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.80 £9.00 £10.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £33.50 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

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
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Devon over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 22 March 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 - 11 £550 -
Exeter - 7 - -
IBM
South West

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 22 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 Devon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 22 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (77.27%) Linux
3 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (72.73%) IIS
3 16 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 13 (59.09%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) ITIL
6 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
6 10 (45.45%) Kerberos
6 10 (45.45%) AIX
6 10 (45.45%) Ant
6 10 (45.45%) Perl
6 10 (45.45%) VBScript
6 10 (45.45%) .NET
6 10 (45.45%) Subversion
6 10 (45.45%) GlassFish
6 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
6 10 (45.45%) Domain Models
7 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) J2EE
7 7 (31.82%) Java
7 7 (31.82%) JBoss
7 7 (31.82%) DevOps
7 7 (31.82%) Puppet

IBM
Top Related 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 22 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (72.73%) IIS
3 10 (45.45%) GlassFish
4 7 (31.82%) JBoss
5 6 (27.27%) Apache
5 6 (27.27%) Jetty
5 6 (27.27%) Mongrel
5 6 (27.27%) nginx
5 6 (27.27%) Tomcat
6 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (22.73%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (22.73%) Google App Engine
1 5 (22.73%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) Kerberos
2 6 (27.27%) HTTP
2 6 (27.27%) SSL
2 6 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) FTP
3 5 (22.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Ant
1 10 (45.45%) Subversion
2 7 (31.82%) Jenkins
3 6 (27.27%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Applications Support
2 5 (22.73%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (22.73%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Applications Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Support Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Developer
3 4 (18.18%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) DevOps Consultant
5 1 (4.55%) Middleware Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps
5 1 (4.55%) Senior DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (45.45%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) J2EE
3 6 (27.27%) Servlets
4 5 (22.73%) IBM Integration Bus
4 5 (22.73%) SOAP
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) XML
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (18.18%) HTML
5 4 (18.18%) HTML5
5 4 (18.18%) JSON
6 3 (13.64%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) jQuery
6 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (22.73%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Linux
2 16 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (45.45%) AIX
4 4 (18.18%) Windows
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (45.45%) Domain Models
1 10 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Configuration Management
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (31.82%) DevOps
3 6 (27.27%) Open Source
4 5 (22.73%) Content Management
4 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (22.73%) Web Development
5 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) Perl
1 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
1 10 (45.45%) VBScript
2 7 (31.82%) Java
3 4 (18.18%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 3 (13.64%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (22.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) Puppet
2 4 (18.18%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) Ansible
3 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
3 10 (45.45%) Red Hat
4 5 (22.73%) Google
4 5 (22.73%) VMware