Period
to 26 May 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 26 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 94 110
Rank change year-on-year +32 +16 -22
Contract jobs citing IBM 48 85 65
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.55% 2.42% 1.70%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 4.98% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 64 42
Median daily rate £483 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% +6.51% -2.87%
10th Percentile £305 £313 £301
90th Percentile £585 £538 £500
South East median daily rate £476 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +4.62% +1.11% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Median hourly rate £33.00 £27.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -26.67% -
10th Percentile £14.38 £19.10 £36.25
90th Percentile £38.75 £35.90 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £33.00 £37.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -12.00% +97.06% -9.38%

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 Hampshire.

All Vendors
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 960 1,708 2,008
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 50.90% 48.56% 52.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 587 1,073 1,099
Median daily rate £450 £445 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.95% +2.17%
10th Percentile £263 £289 £250
90th Percentile £583 £588 £541
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 103 99
Median hourly rate £25.11 £23.13 £18.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.56% +25.85% -14.53%
10th Percentile £13.07 £10.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.64 £55.00 £46.70
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% +1.54%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Daily rate trend for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IBM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Hourly rate trend for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing IBM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 26 May 2020. 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
Winchester +12 17 £340 +100.59%
Havant 0 4 £310 -25.75% 1
Fareham +12 3 £438 +16.67%
Aldershot -7 3 - -
Farnborough +14 2 - -
Southampton +10 2 £495 +58.40% 1
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 26 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 23 (47.92%) Security Cleared
2 22 (45.83%) Linux
3 20 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 16 (33.33%) Windows
5 15 (31.25%) VMware
6 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
6 12 (25.00%) SAN
7 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (18.75%) AIX
8 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
9 8 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (16.67%) IBM Storwize
9 8 (16.67%) Brocade
9 8 (16.67%) JBoss
9 8 (16.67%) Perl
9 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
9 8 (16.67%) Firmware
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
10 7 (14.58%) iSCSI
10 7 (14.58%) Analytics
11 6 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (10.42%) Clustering
12 5 (10.42%) Tivoli
12 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
12 5 (10.42%) Citrix
12 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
12 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
12 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
12 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 12 (25.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (20.83%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (16.67%) JBoss
4 5 (10.42%) Tomcat
5 4 (8.33%) Apache Geronimo
5 4 (8.33%) Apache TomEE
6 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.08%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.08%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (10.42%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Azure
2 3 (6.25%) SaaS
3 2 (4.17%) AWS
3 2 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 1 (2.08%) OpenShift
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.00%) SAN
2 8 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (14.58%) iSCSI
4 3 (6.25%) LAN
4 3 (6.25%) WAN
5 2 (4.17%) IPsec
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
6 1 (2.08%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) DB2
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.08%) OLAP
4 1 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) ClearCase
1 3 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.08%) JIRA
2 1 (2.08%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.08%) SonarQube
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (18.75%) Test Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Architect
2 8 (16.67%) Storage Engineer
2 8 (16.67%) Storage Specialist
3 6 (12.50%) Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
4 4 (8.33%) SAN Specialist
4 4 (8.33%) SAN Storage Specialist
5 3 (6.25%) DB2 Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) DBA
5 3 (6.25%) Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.17%) Support Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Support Technician
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (6.25%) ActiveMQ
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
3 3 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.08%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.08%) HTML
4 1 (2.08%) JSP
4 1 (2.08%) XML
4 1 (2.08%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) IBM Storwize
2 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.42%) Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.17%) Cloud Native
5 1 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Linux
2 16 (33.33%) Windows
3 9 (18.75%) AIX
4 5 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
2 7 (14.58%) Analytics
3 5 (10.42%) Open Source
4 4 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (8.33%) High Availability
4 4 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (6.25%) DevOps
5 3 (6.25%) Identity Management
5 3 (6.25%) Migration
6 2 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.17%) Data Analytics
6 2 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 2 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (4.17%) Network Design
6 2 (4.17%) Project Delivery
6 2 (4.17%) Service Management
6 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.17%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) Perl
2 4 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 4 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (4.17%) Java
4 2 (4.17%) Korn
4 2 (4.17%) SQL
4 2 (4.17%) VB
4 2 (4.17%) VBScript
5 1 (2.08%) Java 8
5 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Security Cleared
2 20 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.17%) A+ Certification
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (16.67%) Firmware
2 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.42%) Active Directory
3 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) XenApp
4 3 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.17%) Docker
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.17%) Samba
5 2 (4.17%) Terminal Server
5 2 (4.17%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) Tivoli
2 4 (8.33%) SCCM
2 4 (8.33%) SCOM
2 4 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (6.25%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (6.25%) WSUS
4 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (2.08%) Ansible
5 1 (2.08%) HP NNM
5 1 (2.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (2.08%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (2.08%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (2.08%) Nagios
5 1 (2.08%) Netcool
Vendors
1 15 (31.25%) VMware
2 8 (16.67%) Brocade
2 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 5 (10.42%) Citrix
4 4 (8.33%) HP
4 4 (8.33%) Oracle
5 3 (6.25%) Remedy
5 3 (6.25%) Symantec
6 2 (4.17%) CyberArk
6 2 (4.17%) Dell
6 2 (4.17%) Lotus
6 2 (4.17%) McAfee
6 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.17%) Veritas
7 1 (2.08%) AppDynamics
7 1 (2.08%) BMC
7 1 (2.08%) CA
7 1 (2.08%) Dynatrace
7 1 (2.08%) Nimsoft