The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Guildford 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 27 March 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
Surrey / Guildford
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 27 -
Rank change year-on-year +4 -  
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Guildford 0.76% 0.68% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% 1.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year +30.43% +1.76%  

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 Guildford.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Guildford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 44 81 97
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Guildford 33.33% 55.10% 44.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 45 73
Median daily rate £425 £425 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +36.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £185 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 3
Median hourly rate £15.00 £12.47 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.33% -14.03%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.81% +11.76%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Guildford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Guildford 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 Guildford

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Guildford

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Guildford

IBM
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Guildford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (50.00%) SSL
2 1 (50.00%) Software AG
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Middleware
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) DataPower
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Guildford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
1 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) QualityStage
1 1 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Scripter
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Software AG
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods