Period
to 20 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 20 November 2018 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 32 56
Rank change year-on-year -21 +24 +13
Contract jobs citing IBM 19 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.55% 4.41% 2.74%
As % of the Vendors category 5.79% 10.98% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 16
Gloucestershire median daily rate £481 £420 £499
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.58% -15.79% +22.39%
10th Percentile £329 £375 £348
90th Percentile £500 £488 £619
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £425
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.00 £11.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +263.64% -60.00% -
10th Percentile £35.00 £10.50 £11.48
90th Percentile £45.00 £11.50 £43.53
South West median hourly rate £42.63 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +21.79% +27.27% -36.68%

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 Gloucestershire.

All Vendors
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 328 264 393
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 44.09% 40.18% 43.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 108 220
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.46%
10th Percentile £266 £185 £167
90th Percentile £563 £488 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 19 35
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £44.50 £26.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.92% +89.29% -64.68%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.13 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £58.75 £43.75
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £28.75 £21.25
% change year-on-year +44.45% +35.29% -15.00%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Gloucestershire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Gloucestershire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Gloucestershire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Gloucestershire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2018. 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
Gloucester 0 12 £481 +14.58% 3
Cheltenham -13 3 - - 3
IBM
South West

For the 6 months to 20 November 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 13 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (68.42%) Teradata
1 13 (68.42%) IBM InfoSphere
2 12 (63.16%) Kimball Methodology
2 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
2 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) RDBMS
2 12 (63.16%) SQL
3 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 11 (57.89%) Inmon Methodology
3 11 (57.89%) Dimensional Modelling
4 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (52.63%) ITIL
5 9 (47.37%) ETL
5 9 (47.37%) DataStage
5 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
6 8 (42.11%) DB2
6 8 (42.11%) Netezza
6 8 (42.11%) Finance
6 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (36.84%) Data Security
7 7 (36.84%) Windows
7 7 (36.84%) RAD
7 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (36.84%) SDLC
7 7 (36.84%) Data Lineage
7 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 7 (36.84%) Data Governance

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 5 (26.32%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.26%) Windchill
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (68.42%) Data Warehouse
1 13 (68.42%) IBM InfoSphere
2 12 (63.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 12 (63.16%) RDBMS
2 12 (63.16%) Relational Database
3 9 (47.37%) DataStage
4 8 (42.11%) DB2
4 8 (42.11%) SQL Server
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (26.32%) QualityStage
5 5 (26.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) ERwin
1 3 (15.79%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.26%) AdminStudio
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 3 (15.79%) Avionics
4 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
5 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Data Modeller
2 3 (15.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
2 3 (15.79%) ETL Developer
2 3 (15.79%) MicroStrategy Consultant
2 3 (15.79%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
3 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 2 (10.53%) DataStage Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Applications Packager
4 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) DataStage ETL Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Asset Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.26%) TMS320
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) Unix
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (63.16%) Kimball Methodology
2 11 (57.89%) Dimensional Modelling
2 11 (57.89%) Inmon Methodology
3 10 (52.63%) ITIL
4 9 (47.37%) ETL
4 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (36.84%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (36.84%) Data Governance
6 7 (36.84%) Data Lineage
6 7 (36.84%) Data Security
6 7 (36.84%) RAD
6 7 (36.84%) SDLC
6 7 (36.84%) Waterfall
7 5 (26.32%) Data Integration
7 5 (26.32%) Data Management
7 5 (26.32%) Data Modelling
7 5 (26.32%) Dependency Management
8 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
2 5 (26.32%) Shell Script
2 5 (26.32%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 1 (5.26%) Assembly Language
4 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) DO-178B
2 1 (5.26%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Teradata
2 11 (57.89%) Oracle
3 8 (42.11%) Netezza
4 3 (15.79%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (15.79%) Serena
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.26%) Adobe
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Snow
6 1 (5.26%) Symantec
6 1 (5.26%) VMware