Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 32 57
Rank change year-on-year -26 +25 +2
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.31% 3.71% 2.44%
As % of the Vendors category 5.39% 9.09% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 10 13
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £420 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.10% -23.64% +32.53%
10th Percentile £288 £404 £424
90th Percentile £500 £494 £630
South West median daily rate £500 £475 £488
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +284.62% +4.00% -
South West median hourly rate £44.38 £15.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +195.83% -57.14% -9.60%

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 334 253 345
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 42.82% 40.81% 42.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 111 218
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £129
90th Percentile £563 £538 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 23 30
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% +11.11% -67.86%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.20 £10.95
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.75 £46.00
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £23.28
% change year-on-year +70.21% +0.97% -15.36%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -4 9 £475 +13.10% 1
Cheltenham -16 3 - - 3
IBM
South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 10 (55.56%) Teradata
1 10 (55.56%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 8 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
3 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
3 8 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 8 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 7 (38.89%) DataStage
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 6 (33.33%) ETL
5 6 (33.33%) ITIL
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 5 (27.78%) DB2
6 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (27.78%) Netezza
7 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
7 4 (22.22%) Linux
7 4 (22.22%) Unix
7 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
8 3 (16.67%) Data Lineage
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC

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 3 (16.67%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) IBM InfoSphere
2 9 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 8 (44.44%) RDBMS
3 8 (44.44%) Relational Database
4 7 (38.89%) DataStage
5 5 (27.78%) DB2
5 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 3 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (16.67%) QualityStage
6 3 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) AdminStudio
1 2 (11.11%) ERwin
1 2 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Team Concert
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
3 2 (11.11%) Avionics
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) ETL Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) DataStage Developer
3 3 (16.67%) MicroStrategy Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Senior MicroStrategy Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Applications Packager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modeller
5 1 (5.56%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (5.56%) MicroStrategy Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Software Asset Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Software Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Test and Validation Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Unix
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Dimensional Modelling
2 8 (44.44%) Inmon Methodology
2 8 (44.44%) Kimball Methodology
3 6 (33.33%) ETL
3 6 (33.33%) ITIL
3 6 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (27.78%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Governance
5 3 (16.67%) Data Integration
5 3 (16.67%) Data Lineage
5 3 (16.67%) Data Management
5 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
5 3 (16.67%) Data Security
5 3 (16.67%) Dependency Management
5 3 (16.67%) RAD
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Software Licensing
5 3 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.11%) C
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (11.11%) Virtual Desktop
1 2 (11.11%) XenApp
2 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) SCCM
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (55.56%) Teradata
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
3 5 (27.78%) Netezza
4 3 (16.67%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Serena
6 1 (5.56%) Adobe
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Snow
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) VMware