Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 86 64
Rank change year-on-year -34 -22 -14
Contract jobs citing IBM 67 85 119
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.78% 2.39% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 3.61% 4.47% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 62 79
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £375 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -12.79% +7.50%
10th Percentile £325 £250 £330
90th Percentile £570 £450 £546
South East median daily rate £425 £423 £425
% change year-on-year +0.59% -0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate £54.00 £47.89 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.76% - -
South East median hourly rate £47.00 £25.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year +88.00% -39.02% +82.22%

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 1,855 1,901 2,156
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 49.23% 53.49% 55.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,155 1,075 1,355
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £298 £213 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £542
South East median daily rate £425 £418 £400
% change year-on-year +1.67% +4.50% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 90 111
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.04 £19.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.46% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.40 £12.00
90th Percentile £56.93 £45.00 £55.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £16.97 £16.00
% change year-on-year -2.74% +6.03% -13.51%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Hampshire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend 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 21 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
Havant -8 11 £415 +3.75%
Farnborough - 10 £375 - 1
Portsmouth -20 9 £425 +13.33% 2
Winchester -7 7 £410 -4.54% 1
Gosport - 3 £525 -
Southampton -20 1 £375 +4.90% 3
Aldershot - 1 - -
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 38 (56.72%) Linux
2 34 (50.75%) AIX
3 30 (44.78%) Oracle
4 29 (43.28%) Windows
5 28 (41.79%) Unix
6 24 (35.82%) SQL
6 24 (35.82%) Analytical Skills
7 21 (31.34%) Citrix
7 21 (31.34%) VMware
8 20 (29.85%) Red Hat
9 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (26.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (26.87%) SAN
11 17 (25.37%) Network Design
12 16 (23.88%) Hyper-V
12 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
12 16 (23.88%) HP
12 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
13 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
14 14 (20.90%) Data Guard
14 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
14 14 (20.90%) Oracle RAC
14 14 (20.90%) XenApp
14 14 (20.90%) SaaS
14 14 (20.90%) PaaS
14 14 (20.90%) 3PAR
14 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (20.90%) IaaS
14 14 (20.90%) Windows XP

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 5 (7.46%) Apache
1 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (4.48%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.49%) CICS
3 1 (1.49%) JBoss
3 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.49%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.49%) Maximo
2 1 (1.49%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (20.90%) IaaS
2 14 (20.90%) PaaS
2 14 (20.90%) SaaS
3 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.87%) SAN
2 13 (19.40%) Firewall
3 9 (13.43%) NetScaler
4 8 (11.94%) HTTP
5 6 (8.96%) SMTP
6 5 (7.46%) DNS
6 5 (7.46%) FTP
6 5 (7.46%) SSL
6 5 (7.46%) TCP/IP
6 5 (7.46%) VPN
7 2 (2.99%) PuTTY
8 1 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) Oracle Database
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.49%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (5.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.48%) Bitbucket
2 3 (4.48%) IntelliJ
2 3 (4.48%) JIRA
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (4.48%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (1.49%) Maven
General
1 6 (8.96%) Finance
2 4 (5.97%) Automotive
3 2 (2.99%) Marketing
4 1 (1.49%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Architect
2 18 (26.87%) Infrastructure Architect
3 10 (14.93%) Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Analyst
4 6 (8.96%) Test Manager
5 5 (7.46%) Business Analyst
5 5 (7.46%) Security Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Administrator
6 4 (5.97%) Firewall Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Database Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.48%) Linux Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) Tivoli Support
7 3 (4.48%) Unix Specialist
8 2 (2.99%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.90%) Middleware
2 7 (10.45%) IBM Integration Bus
3 6 (8.96%) Oracle ADF
4 4 (5.97%) POSIX
4 4 (5.97%) Web Services
5 3 (4.48%) Ajax
5 3 (4.48%) CSS
5 3 (4.48%) HTML
5 3 (4.48%) JavaFX
5 3 (4.48%) JSF
5 3 (4.48%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (1.49%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (1.49%) J2EE
6 1 (1.49%) JMS
6 1 (1.49%) jQuery
6 1 (1.49%) JSP
6 1 (1.49%) SOAP
6 1 (1.49%) Spring
6 1 (1.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (35.82%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) DataPower
2 6 (8.96%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (7.46%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (7.46%) Management Information System
3 5 (7.46%) PKI
4 4 (5.97%) HACMP
4 4 (5.97%) iSeries
5 3 (4.48%) Cloud Native
5 3 (4.48%) IBM Storwize
5 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Linux
2 34 (50.75%) AIX
3 29 (43.28%) Windows
4 28 (41.79%) Unix
5 18 (26.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 16 (23.88%) Windows Server
7 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (20.90%) Windows XP
8 11 (16.42%) Windows 10
9 6 (8.96%) Solaris
10 5 (7.46%) Check Point GAiA
11 4 (5.97%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (1.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.37%) Network Design
2 9 (13.43%) Data Protection
3 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
3 8 (11.94%) Time Management
4 7 (10.45%) Test Automation
5 6 (8.96%) Data Modelling
5 6 (8.96%) ITIL
5 6 (8.96%) Protective Monitoring
6 5 (7.46%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (7.46%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (7.46%) Database Security
6 5 (7.46%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (7.46%) PRINCE2
6 5 (7.46%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (7.46%) Project Management
6 5 (7.46%) Scrum
6 5 (7.46%) SIEM
6 5 (7.46%) Strategic Thinking
6 5 (7.46%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.97%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) SQL
2 10 (14.93%) Java
3 6 (8.96%) Perl
4 5 (7.46%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.97%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.48%) Java 8
6 3 (4.48%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.49%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (22.39%) Security Cleared
2 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) CCSE
4 5 (7.46%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (2.99%) RHCE
6 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.49%) Degree
6 1 (1.49%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) PCI DSS
1 5 (7.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 19 (28.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (23.88%) Hyper-V
3 14 (20.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (20.90%) Oracle RAC
3 14 (20.90%) XenApp
4 10 (14.93%) Active Directory
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
6 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (2.99%) Firmware
8 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 14 (20.90%) Data Guard
2 5 (7.46%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
2 5 (7.46%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.97%) Ansible
3 4 (5.97%) Netcool
3 4 (5.97%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.97%) Puppet
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Satellite
3 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (1.49%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (1.49%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 30 (44.78%) Oracle
2 21 (31.34%) Citrix
2 21 (31.34%) VMware
3 20 (29.85%) Red Hat
4 16 (23.88%) HP
4 16 (23.88%) Microsoft
5 14 (20.90%) 3PAR
6 7 (10.45%) Cisco
7 6 (8.96%) ArcSight
7 6 (8.96%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.96%) IronPort
7 6 (8.96%) McAfee
7 6 (8.96%) Palo Alto
8 5 (7.46%) Imperva
9 3 (4.48%) Atlassian
9 3 (4.48%) Google
10 2 (2.99%) Brocade
11 1 (1.49%) Cadence
11 1 (1.49%) EMC
11 1 (1.49%) Veritas