Period
to 19 November 2017

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 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 West > Devon
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 - 18
Rank change year-on-year - +18 +15
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 0 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.28% - 8.35%
As % of the Vendors category 10.66% - 20.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 28
Devon median daily rate £447 - £425
10th Percentile £394 - £300
90th Percentile £495 - £491
South West median daily rate £475 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +11.76% +0.59% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £27.50 £43.43
% change year-on-year +27.27% -36.68% +111.54%

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 Devon.

All Vendors
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 122 150 238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 21.44% 32.33% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 78 156
Devon median daily rate £370 £320 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.63% -11.11% +6.67%
10th Percentile £218 £162 £225
90th Percentile £564 £491 £500
South West median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 21 12
Devon median hourly rate £35.00 £23.28 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.38% +20.91% +37.50%
10th Percentile £28.13 £9.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.75 £51.60 £42.25
South West median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.72% -14.00% +25.00%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Plymouth - 12 £447 -
IBM
South West

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 Devon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 13 (100.00%) DB2
1 13 (100.00%) EJB
1 13 (100.00%) Struts
1 13 (100.00%) XML
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) JBoss
1 13 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 13 (100.00%) Java EE
1 13 (100.00%) CentOS
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (30.77%) Disclosure Scotland
4 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
4 2 (15.38%) REST
4 2 (15.38%) Neo4j
4 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
4 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
4 2 (15.38%) Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) HTTP

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 13 (100.00%) JBoss
1 13 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) DB2
2 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 2 (15.38%) Neo4j
2 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 13 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 13 (100.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
1 13 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (7.69%) Linux Developer
2 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) EJB
1 13 (100.00%) Java EE
1 13 (100.00%) Struts
1 13 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (15.38%) Dropwizard
2 2 (15.38%) Hibernate
2 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) JAX-RS
2 2 (15.38%) REST
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) CentOS
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
2 2 (15.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 13 (100.00%) Test Automation
2 12 (92.31%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (15.38%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) Java
1 13 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) Disclosure Scotland