Period
to 20 November 2017

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 November 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
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 62 50
Rank change year-on-year -17 -12 +30
Contract jobs citing IBM 84 118 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 2.38% 3.07% 3.88%
As % of the Vendors category 4.44% 5.55% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 79 120
Hampshire median daily rate £375 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.79% +7.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £250 £330 £308
90th Percentile £450 £546 £488
South East median daily rate £423 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -0.59% - +7.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Hampshire median hourly rate £47.89 - £37.50
10th Percentile £46.45 - £28.25
90th Percentile £49.34 - £39.75
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -39.02% +82.22% +4.65%

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 1890 2127 2250
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 53.62% 55.29% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1337 1333
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
10th Percentile £213 £250 £263
90th Percentile £538 £545 £525
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +4.44% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 111 121
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.69 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.58% +5.26% +25.62%
10th Percentile £10.40 £12.00 £12.24
90th Percentile £45.00 £55.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £17.00 £16.13 £18.50
% change year-on-year +5.43% -12.84% +19.35%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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
Hook - 22 £250 -
Havant -3 11 £400 +5.26%
Portsmouth -15 11 £375 -24.05%
Basingstoke -20 9 £391 +123.43%
Southampton +10 4 £358 -22.70%
Winchester -4 4 £430 +11.56% 2
Fareham - 1 £350 -
IBM
South East

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

1 40 (47.62%) Linux
2 25 (29.76%) SQL
3 23 (27.38%) Oracle
3 23 (27.38%) Red Hat
3 23 (27.38%) Telecoms
4 19 (22.62%) Middleware
4 19 (22.62%) Korn
4 19 (22.62%) Hadoop
5 18 (21.43%) Unix
6 17 (20.24%) IBM BigInsights
7 16 (19.05%) Apache Spark
7 16 (19.05%) Hadoop YARN
7 16 (19.05%) Apache Hive
7 16 (19.05%) HBase
7 16 (19.05%) Kafka
7 16 (19.05%) Apache Flume
7 16 (19.05%) Sqoop
7 16 (19.05%) HDFS
7 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
8 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 14 (16.67%) Big Data
8 14 (16.67%) AIX
8 14 (16.67%) ITIL
8 14 (16.67%) Java
8 14 (16.67%) Tivoli
8 14 (16.67%) Service Management
9 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
9 13 (15.48%) Web Services
9 13 (15.48%) HP
9 13 (15.48%) SAN

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 16 (19.05%) Apache Spark
2 14 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 9 (10.71%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (7.14%) GlassFish
4 6 (7.14%) JBoss
4 6 (7.14%) Liferay
5 4 (4.76%) Apache
5 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.19%) IaaS
1 1 (1.19%) PaaS
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.48%) SAN
2 6 (7.14%) Firewall
3 3 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.57%) Network Security
3 3 (3.57%) SMTP
4 2 (2.38%) SNMP
4 2 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.38%) WAN
5 1 (1.19%) DNS
5 1 (1.19%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.19%) FTP
5 1 (1.19%) HTTP
5 1 (1.19%) IPv4
5 1 (1.19%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.62%) Hadoop
2 17 (20.24%) IBM BigInsights
3 16 (19.05%) Apache Hive
3 16 (19.05%) HBase
3 16 (19.05%) Sqoop
4 14 (16.67%) Big Data
5 11 (13.10%) DB2
6 9 (10.71%) Oracle Database
7 6 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
7 6 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
9 2 (2.38%) MySQL
9 2 (2.38%) RDBMS
9 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.19%) Cognos Framework Manager
10 1 (1.19%) Cognos Report Studio
10 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (1.19%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 12 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.57%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.19%) JIRA
4 1 (1.19%) JMeter
4 1 (1.19%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.19%) Selenium
4 1 (1.19%) VectorCAST
General
1 23 (27.38%) Telecoms
2 8 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Banking
3 2 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.19%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (26.19%) Developer
2 10 (11.90%) Administrator
2 10 (11.90%) Hadoop Administrator
3 7 (8.33%) AIX Engineer
3 7 (8.33%) Applications Developer
3 7 (8.33%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Data Engineer
4 6 (7.14%) Java Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Architect
5 5 (5.95%) Consultant
5 5 (5.95%) Operations Support Engineer
6 4 (4.76%) Middleware Developer
6 4 (4.76%) Service Operations Specialist
7 3 (3.57%) Hadoop Developer
7 3 (3.57%) Hadoop Engineer
7 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.57%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (3.57%) Service Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (22.62%) Middleware
2 16 (19.05%) Kafka
3 13 (15.48%) Web Services
4 7 (8.33%) .NET
5 6 (7.14%) Ehcache
5 6 (7.14%) EJB
5 6 (7.14%) EJB 3.0
5 6 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
5 6 (7.14%) JAXB
5 6 (7.14%) JAX-RS
5 6 (7.14%) JPA
5 6 (7.14%) RESTful
6 5 (5.95%) XSLT
7 4 (4.76%) Lucene
7 4 (4.76%) SOAP
8 3 (3.57%) CSS
8 3 (3.57%) HTML
8 3 (3.57%) XML
9 2 (2.38%) JSP
9 2 (2.38%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 10 (11.90%) SWIFT
2 8 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (5.95%) CMDB
5 4 (4.76%) AS400
5 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (3.57%) DataPower
7 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.38%) LPAR
7 2 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.19%) Clustering
8 1 (1.19%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.19%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.19%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.19%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.62%) Linux
2 18 (21.43%) Unix
3 14 (16.67%) AIX
4 12 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 11 (13.10%) Solaris
6 10 (11.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (5.95%) Windows
8 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.19%) HPUX
9 1 (1.19%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.19%) VMS
9 1 (1.19%) VxWorks
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) ITIL
1 14 (16.67%) Service Management
2 12 (14.29%) MapReduce
2 12 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 12 (14.29%) Resource Allocation
3 10 (11.90%) Runbook
3 10 (11.90%) Unit Testing
4 8 (9.52%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (9.52%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 8 (9.52%) Validation
5 7 (8.33%) Incident Management
6 6 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.14%) Analytics
6 6 (7.14%) DevOps
6 6 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (7.14%) UML
7 5 (5.95%) ITIL V3
7 5 (5.95%) Scrum
7 5 (5.95%) SOA
7 5 (5.95%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (29.76%) SQL
2 19 (22.62%) Korn
3 14 (16.67%) Java
4 13 (15.48%) Shell Script
5 9 (10.71%) Perl
6 8 (9.52%) JavaScript
7 6 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.76%) RPG
8 4 (4.76%) RPG IV
9 1 (1.19%) C
9 1 (1.19%) C#
9 1 (1.19%) C++
Qualifications
1 16 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 11 (13.10%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.38%) CCSE
5 1 (1.19%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) MCSE
5 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
2 3 (3.57%) SLA
3 1 (1.19%) DO-178B
3 1 (1.19%) MIL-STD-1553
System Software
1 16 (19.05%) Apache Flume
1 16 (19.05%) HDFS
2 10 (11.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
3 8 (9.52%) Oracle Clusterware
4 5 (5.95%) Docker
5 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
6 2 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (19.05%) Hadoop YARN
2 14 (16.67%) Tivoli
3 12 (14.29%) Ambari
3 12 (14.29%) Control-M
4 11 (13.10%) Netcool
5 10 (11.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 5 (5.95%) MOM
7 2 (2.38%) Ansible
7 2 (2.38%) OpenView
7 2 (2.38%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.19%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.19%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.19%) Puppet
8 1 (1.19%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.19%) vMotion
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Oracle
1 23 (27.38%) Red Hat
2 13 (15.48%) HP
3 9 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 7 (8.33%) BMC
4 7 (8.33%) Remedy
5 5 (5.95%) Cisco
5 5 (5.95%) Citrix
6 4 (4.76%) MuleSoft
6 4 (4.76%) VMware
6 4 (4.76%) WSO2
7 3 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.57%) Cognos
7 3 (3.57%) IronPort
8 2 (2.38%) BEA
8 2 (2.38%) EMC
8 2 (2.38%) Ericsson
8 2 (2.38%) Sybase
8 2 (2.38%) Veritas
8 2 (2.38%) Vitria