Period
to 30 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 30 May 2020 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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 34 67 84
Rank change year-on-year +33 +17 -44
Contract jobs citing IBM 37 39 30
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Glasgow 4.57% 2.66% 1.92%
As % of the Vendors category 12.42% 6.94% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 21 17
Median daily rate £415 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.78% +20.00% +0.33%
10th Percentile £315 £344 £323
90th Percentile £450 £575 £488
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76% +17.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £43.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year - +126.32% -36.67%

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 Glasgow.

All Vendors
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 298 562 608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 36.84% 38.34% 38.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 330 336
Median daily rate £425 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £213 £256 £215
90th Percentile £569 £563 £538
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £388
% change year-on-year - +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 13 13
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.81 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.50% +17.11% -56.80%
10th Percentile £12.95 £12.25 £10.04
90th Percentile £35.00 £33.60 £23.20
Median hourly rate £23.36 £17.50 £15.81
% change year-on-year +33.46% +10.72% -40.92%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing IBM as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Glasgow

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IBM in Glasgow.

Daily rate trend for IBM in Glasgow

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IBM in Glasgow over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for IBM in Glasgow

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IBM in Glasgow.

Hourly rate trend for IBM in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing IBM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Glasgow region with a requirement for IBM.

1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
1 26 (70.27%) Azure
1 26 (70.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 25 (67.57%) Office 365
2 25 (67.57%) PowerShell
2 25 (67.57%) IBM Domino
3 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
4 18 (48.65%) IBM Notes
5 17 (45.95%) OneDrive
6 16 (43.24%) SCCM
6 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
6 16 (43.24%) Change Management
6 16 (43.24%) Power Platform
6 16 (43.24%) PowerApps
7 15 (40.54%) Release Management
8 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
8 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (37.84%) MCSA
9 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (32.43%) ITIL
10 12 (32.43%) Analytical Thinking
10 12 (32.43%) Critical Thinking
11 9 (24.32%) Public Sector
11 9 (24.32%) Linux
11 9 (24.32%) Time Management
12 8 (21.62%) DB2
13 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
14 6 (16.22%) JIRA

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 25 (67.57%) IBM Domino
2 19 (51.35%) SharePoint
3 18 (48.65%) IBM Notes
4 13 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
5 5 (13.51%) WebSphere
6 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (70.27%) Azure
1 26 (70.27%) Azure Active Directory
2 25 (67.57%) Office 365
3 17 (45.95%) OneDrive
4 16 (43.24%) Power Platform
4 16 (43.24%) PowerApps
5 2 (5.41%) GCP
6 1 (2.70%) AWS
6 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.41%) Hazelcast
3 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) JIRA
2 5 (13.51%) Axure RP
2 5 (13.51%) Eclipse
2 5 (13.51%) Subversion
3 1 (2.70%) Ant
3 1 (2.70%) JUnit
3 1 (2.70%) Maven
General
1 9 (24.32%) Public Sector
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (54.05%) Administrator
2 17 (45.95%) Exchange Administrator
3 16 (43.24%) Office 365 Administrator
4 7 (18.92%) Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Office 365 Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Applications Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) DBA
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) RPG Developer
7 1 (2.70%) RPG Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) CSS
1 5 (13.51%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) Java SE
2 1 (2.70%) Kafka
2 1 (2.70%) Node.js
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) SOAP
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (5.41%) Equities
3 2 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
3 2 (5.41%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (24.32%) Linux
2 5 (13.51%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.70%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) Change Management
1 16 (43.24%) Configuration Management
2 15 (40.54%) Release Management
3 12 (32.43%) Analytical Thinking
3 12 (32.43%) Critical Thinking
3 12 (32.43%) ITIL
4 9 (24.32%) Time Management
5 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (16.22%) Programme Management
7 5 (13.51%) Business Analysis
7 5 (13.51%) E-Discovery
7 5 (13.51%) Problem Management
7 5 (13.51%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (13.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (10.81%) Refactoring
8 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
9 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
9 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 3 (8.11%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 25 (67.57%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 3 (8.11%) Python
4 2 (5.41%) Perl
4 2 (5.41%) Scala
4 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.70%) RPG
5 1 (2.70%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.70%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) MCSA
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (16.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (13.51%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 16 (43.24%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Ansible
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.70%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.70%) logstash
2 1 (2.70%) Terraform
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.41%) Sybase
3 1 (2.70%) arcserve
3 1 (2.70%) Asigra
3 1 (2.70%) Curam
3 1 (2.70%) EMC
3 1 (2.70%) HP
3 1 (2.70%) SAP
3 1 (2.70%) Symantec
3 1 (2.70%) Veeam