The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 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 24 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
London / Docklands, London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 15 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1  
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Docklands, London 8.00% 5.00% 8.63%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 8.82% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Median daily rate £575 £450 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.77% -16.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £370 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £530 £598
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 Docklands, London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Docklands, London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 25 34 76
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Docklands, London 50.00% 56.67% 54.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 51
Median daily rate £575 £455 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.37% -13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £350 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £648 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £18.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.47
% change year-on-year -14.63% +11.02%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Docklands, London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Docklands, London 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 Docklands, London

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Docklands, London

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Docklands, London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Docklands, London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Docklands, London

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM in Docklands, London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 24 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 Docklands, London region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
3 1 (25.00%) JIRA
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
3 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Docklands, London 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 2 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
2 1 (25.00%) Confluence
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Java Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Database Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Architect
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) COM+
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Struts
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) AIX
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
2 1 (25.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) C
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ISEB
1 1 (25.00%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (25.00%) Sendmail
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Bloomberg
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Reuters
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) VMware