Period
to 26 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 26 July 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 49 61
Rank change year-on-year -7 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 14 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.56% 2.22% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 1.95% 8.70% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 3
East Sussex median daily rate £423 £370 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.19% -22.11% -2.56%
10th Percentile £386 £300 £463
90th Percentile £567 £473 £488
South East median daily rate £413 £431 £447
% change year-on-year -4.35% -3.52% +11.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year - -42.07% +42.16%

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 East Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 154 161 273
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 28.68% 25.47% 40.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 104 191
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £350 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.41% +20.34%
10th Percentile £280 £193 £256
90th Percentile £500 £534 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 15
East Sussex median hourly rate £11.93 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.83% +2.94% +13.33%
10th Percentile £11.17 £14.75 £13.10
90th Percentile £12.69 £32.48 £21.89
South East median hourly rate £16.13 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -5.15% -2.83% +9.34%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in East Sussex

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in East Sussex

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in East Sussex over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in East Sussex

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in East Sussex

IBM
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 26 July 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
Hove - 3 £423 - 1
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 Sussex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) StreamWeaver
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) DB2

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (66.67%) StreamWeaver
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Designer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) System Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Task Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle