The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 23 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 76 69
Rank change year-on-year -13 -7  
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 18 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.66% 1.16% 2.03%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 2.93% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 12
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.50 -
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 the East Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 693 615 693
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 45.65% 39.68% 42.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 416 379 376
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 30 36
Median hourly rate £14.20 £12.00 £16.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.33% -28.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £10.00 £10.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £16.30 £47.50
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in the East Midlands

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in the East Midlands

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in the East Midlands

IBM
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Derbyshire - 3 £475 -
Leicestershire -9 2 - - 4
Northamptonshire -3 1 £425 +41.66%
Nottinghamshire -12 1 £350 -18.84% 3
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
IBM
England

For the 6 months to 23 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for IBM.

1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Java
3 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 8 (30.77%) Banking
5 7 (26.92%) Unix
5 7 (26.92%) Tivoli
5 7 (26.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Volume Testing
5 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
5 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
5 7 (26.92%) Test Planning
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 6 (23.08%) Migration
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
8 4 (15.38%) Ganglia
8 4 (15.38%) nmon
8 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) CSS
8 4 (15.38%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) XML
8 4 (15.38%) HTML
8 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 4 (15.38%) Document Management
9 3 (11.54%) Remedy

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 3 (11.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.69%) Alfresco
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) Drupal
2 2 (7.69%) JBoss
2 2 (7.69%) Liferay
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) CICS
3 1 (3.85%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (3.85%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (3.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BPC
2 1 (3.85%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
1 2 (7.69%) FTP
1 2 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 2 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) Oracle Database
2 3 (11.54%) DB2
3 1 (3.85%) DataStage
3 1 (3.85%) Essbase
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (3.85%) Pentaho
3 1 (3.85%) PowerCenter
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Spotfire
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) ChangeMan
1 1 (3.85%) Lombardi
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
4 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Analyst
1 6 (23.08%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Test Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Banking Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Data Centre Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Coach
4 2 (7.69%) EDI Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
1 4 (15.38%) CSS
1 4 (15.38%) HTML
1 4 (15.38%) Web Services
1 4 (15.38%) XML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) Dojo
2 2 (7.69%) EDI
2 2 (7.69%) EDIFACT
2 2 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 1 (3.85%) Ext JS
3 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.85%) JPA
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) Sencha Touch
3 1 (3.85%) Spring Web Flow
3 1 (3.85%) Struts2
3 1 (3.85%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) TRADACOMS
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) DataPower
3 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Unix
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Monitoring
1 7 (26.92%) Performance Testing
1 7 (26.92%) Test Planning
1 7 (26.92%) Test Strategy
1 7 (26.92%) Volume Testing
2 6 (23.08%) Migration
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (19.23%) Test Scripting
4 4 (15.38%) Document Management
4 4 (15.38%) Performance Engineering
5 3 (11.54%) B2B
5 3 (11.54%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (11.54%) SOA
6 2 (7.69%) Break/Fix
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 2 (7.69%) Open Source
6 2 (7.69%) Product Management
6 2 (7.69%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 3 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) ActionScript
3 2 (7.69%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.85%) COBOL
4 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.85%) R
4 1 (3.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Tivoli
1 7 (26.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (15.38%) Ganglia
2 4 (15.38%) nmon
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Oracle
2 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) AppDynamics
4 3 (11.54%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) Huawei
4 3 (11.54%) OpenText
4 3 (11.54%) Remedy
4 3 (11.54%) SAP
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix
5 2 (7.69%) Cognos
5 2 (7.69%) IBM Sterling
5 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.69%) VMware
6 1 (3.85%) Anaplan
6 1 (3.85%) CommVault
6 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
6 1 (3.85%) Kony
6 1 (3.85%) Sencha
6 1 (3.85%) Tableau
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £36,500 to £44,600 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 20 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £33,800 to £39,200 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 17 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
IBM Client Innovation Centre
Rate: From £39,200 to £52,600 per annum dependent on experience & assessment
Posted: 20 days ago