The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 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 25 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
Hampshire / Farnborough
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 10 18
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Farnborough - 11.11% 2.00%
As % of the Vendors category - 18.42% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Median daily rate - £450 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year - -1.23%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.50
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 Farnborough.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Farnborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 25 38 51
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Farnborough 50.00% 60.32% 51.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 22 35
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 9
Median hourly rate £13.00 £55.66 £11.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -76.64% +398.25%  
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 Farnborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Farnborough 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 Farnborough

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Farnborough

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 25 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 Farnborough region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Cognos
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Validation
2 2 (40.00%) Logistics
2 2 (40.00%) Economics
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (40.00%) Statistics
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (40.00%) Life Science
2 2 (40.00%) Spotfire

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Farnborough 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 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
1 2 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos Report Studio
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Spotfire
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Reporting Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (40.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Economics
1 2 (40.00%) Logistics
1 2 (40.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (40.00%) Statistics
1 2 (40.00%) Validation
1 2 (40.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Cognos
1 2 (40.00%) HP
1 2 (40.00%) Juniper
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Tableau
1 2 (40.00%) TIBCO
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle