Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 126 85 71
Rank change year-on-year -41 -14 -19
Contract jobs citing IBM 54 76 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.45% 2.21% 2.81%
As % of the Vendors category 2.95% 4.30% 5.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 62 63
Hampshire median daily rate £413 £375 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.79% +5.45%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £329
90th Percentile £575 £450 £553
South East median daily rate £450 £420 £425
% change year-on-year +7.14% -1.18% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Hampshire median hourly rate - £47.89 -
South East median hourly rate £38.75 £25.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +55.00% -50.00% +11.11%

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 1,831 1,766 1,984
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 49.22% 51.26% 55.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,160 1,013 1,246
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £292 £220 £255
90th Percentile £585 £538 £563
South East median daily rate £425 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 85 93
Hampshire median hourly rate £20.25 £18.38 £19.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.20% -5.45% -23.78%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.40 £11.88
90th Percentile £54.13 £45.00 £54.50
South East median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -5.71% +12.90% -20.49%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 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
Aldershot - 22 £463 - 2
Havant -14 5 £413 +3.13%
Portsmouth -28 5 £350 -6.67% 1
Winchester -6 4 £170 -62.71%
Southampton -17 3 £300 -20.00% 2
Basingstoke -3 2 £463 +5.11% 3
Fareham -6 1 £375 +150.00%
Hook -9 1 £283 +13.00%
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 26 (48.15%) Oracle
1 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 22 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (35.19%) Middleware
4 17 (31.48%) Windows
5 16 (29.63%) Unix
6 15 (27.78%) Java
6 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 15 (27.78%) Data Protection
7 13 (24.07%) TOGAF
8 12 (22.22%) SQL
8 12 (22.22%) Firewall
9 11 (20.37%) Migration
9 11 (20.37%) WebSphere
9 11 (20.37%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 10 (18.52%) Open Source
10 10 (18.52%) J2EE
10 10 (18.52%) AIX
10 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
11 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
11 9 (16.67%) SOA
11 9 (16.67%) VMware
11 9 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
11 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
12 8 (14.81%) Degree
12 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (14.81%) Event-Driven Architecture
12 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database

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 11 (20.37%) WebSphere
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 6 (11.11%) WebLogic
4 5 (9.26%) Apache ServiceMix
4 5 (9.26%) GlassFish
4 5 (9.26%) JBoss
4 5 (9.26%) JRun
4 5 (9.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) CMS
6 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.85%) Shopify
2 1 (1.85%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (7.41%) IaaS
3 4 (7.41%) PaaS
3 4 (7.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Firewall
2 6 (11.11%) AMQP
2 6 (11.11%) DNS
3 5 (9.26%) NetScaler
3 5 (9.26%) SAN
4 3 (5.56%) DHCP
4 3 (5.56%) HTTP
4 3 (5.56%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (5.56%) Network Security
4 3 (5.56%) VPN
5 2 (3.70%) LAN
5 2 (3.70%) PuTTY
5 2 (3.70%) SMTP
5 2 (3.70%) WAN
6 1 (1.85%) FTP
6 1 (1.85%) SSL
6 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (1.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
4 1 (1.85%) Blockchain
4 1 (1.85%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.85%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
1 4 (7.41%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (5.56%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.56%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.70%) Maven
4 1 (1.85%) ERwin
General
1 7 (12.96%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.85%) Arabic Language
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (20.37%) Architect
2 9 (16.67%) Technical Leader
3 7 (12.96%) Infrastructure Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Administrator
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Security Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Network Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Java Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Middleware Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Server Administrator
7 2 (3.70%) Server Specialist
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Technical Security Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) Middleware
2 10 (18.52%) J2EE
3 7 (12.96%) ActiveMQ
4 6 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (9.26%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (7.41%) JMS
6 4 (7.41%) Web Services
7 3 (5.56%) JavaFX
7 3 (5.56%) MSMQ
8 2 (3.70%) Ajax
8 2 (3.70%) CSS
8 2 (3.70%) HTML
8 2 (3.70%) IBM Integration Bus
8 2 (3.70%) JSF
8 2 (3.70%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (3.70%) POSIX
8 2 (3.70%) Spring
9 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
9 1 (1.85%) JSP
9 1 (1.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (40.74%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (20.37%) Data Protection Act
3 9 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 5 (9.26%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.56%) Cloud Native
5 3 (5.56%) DataPower
5 3 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.70%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.70%) iSeries
6 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.85%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.85%) HACMP
7 1 (1.85%) PKI
7 1 (1.85%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 26 (48.15%) Linux
2 17 (31.48%) Windows
3 16 (29.63%) Unix
4 10 (18.52%) AIX
5 7 (12.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (12.96%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.85%) Check Point GAiA
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Data Protection
2 13 (24.07%) TOGAF
3 11 (20.37%) Migration
4 10 (18.52%) Open Source
4 10 (18.52%) Problem-Solving
5 9 (16.67%) SOA
5 9 (16.67%) Web Application Development
6 8 (14.81%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 7 (12.96%) Network Design
8 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (11.11%) Data Modelling
8 6 (11.11%) ITIL
9 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
9 5 (9.26%) Service Management
10 4 (7.41%) Business Development
10 4 (7.41%) High Availability
10 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
10 4 (7.41%) Project Management
10 4 (7.41%) Scrum
10 4 (7.41%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 15 (27.78%) Java
2 12 (22.22%) SQL
3 3 (5.56%) Java 8
3 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) Perl
4 2 (3.70%) PL/SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (14.81%) Degree
4 7 (12.96%) TOGAF Certification
5 5 (9.26%) CCIE
5 5 (9.26%) CCNA
5 5 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (3.70%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.70%) CCSE
7 1 (1.85%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.85%) ISEB
7 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) GDPR
2 4 (7.41%) PCI DSS
2 4 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.56%) Data Quality
3 3 (5.56%) QA
4 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
2 5 (9.26%) vSphere
3 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.41%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (7.41%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (7.41%) XenApp
4 3 (5.56%) Samba
5 2 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 8 (14.81%) Ansible
2 4 (7.41%) Data Guard
3 3 (5.56%) SCCM
3 3 (5.56%) SCOM
4 2 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.70%) Puppet
4 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.85%) Netcool
5 1 (1.85%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.85%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 26 (48.15%) Oracle
2 15 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
4 8 (14.81%) Red Hat
5 6 (11.11%) Citrix
6 5 (9.26%) HP
7 4 (7.41%) Google
7 4 (7.41%) GUPTA
7 4 (7.41%) Imperva
8 3 (5.56%) 3PAR
8 3 (5.56%) Atlassian
9 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
9 2 (3.70%) Cisco
9 2 (3.70%) hybris
9 2 (3.70%) IronPort
9 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (1.85%) ATG
10 1 (1.85%) Cadence
10 1 (1.85%) CommVault
10 1 (1.85%) Sun