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 3 months to 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South East / Hampshire
Rank 60 67 82
Rank change year-on-year +7 +15  
Contract jobs citing IBM 56 56 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 3.05% 2.57% 1.84%
As % of the Vendors category 5.80% 4.87% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 16
Median daily rate £435 £475 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.42% +41.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £330 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.62% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £50.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +37.93%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year +2.73% +29.20%  

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 Hampshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Hampshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 965 1150 958
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 52.53% 52.85% 45.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 582 744 507
Median daily rate £425 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £289 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 44 67
Median hourly rate £22.50 £37.50 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +19.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.19 £50.00 £43.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hampshire 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +8 7 £450 +36.36%
Havant +3 7 £488 -
Portsmouth -4 6 £410 -20.00%
Southampton +9 5 - -
Farnborough +3 5 £390 -
Basingstoke -1 3 £314 -13.37% 1
Aldershot - 2 £338 -
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 23 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 49 (52.13%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.94%) SC Cleared
3 45 (47.87%) WebSphere
3 45 (47.87%) Linux
4 37 (39.36%) Red Hat
5 35 (37.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (35.11%) WebSphere Application Server
7 29 (30.85%) Oracle
8 23 (24.47%) SQL
8 23 (24.47%) Windows
8 23 (24.47%) IBM Integration Bus
9 22 (23.40%) WebSphere MQ
10 20 (21.28%) Open Source
11 19 (20.21%) AIX
11 19 (20.21%) DB2
12 18 (19.15%) JBoss
12 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
12 18 (19.15%) Shell Script
12 18 (19.15%) Bash Shell
12 18 (19.15%) Apache TomEE
12 18 (19.15%) Apache Geronimo
13 17 (18.09%) Analytics
13 17 (18.09%) VMware
14 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
15 11 (11.70%) Middleware
15 11 (11.70%) Hadoop
15 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
15 11 (11.70%) Puppet
16 10 (10.64%) SIEM
16 10 (10.64%) Microsoft

IBM
Top Related 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 45 (47.87%) WebSphere
2 33 (35.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (19.15%) Apache Geronimo
3 18 (19.15%) Apache TomEE
3 18 (19.15%) JBoss
3 18 (19.15%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.13%) Apache
4 2 (2.13%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.06%) IIS
5 1 (1.06%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.06%) SAS
5 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.19%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.06%) SPSS
2 1 (1.06%) SPSS Modeler
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (7.45%) Maximo
3 3 (3.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.06%) Infor CRM
4 1 (1.06%) Infor M3
4 1 (1.06%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.06%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (6.38%) IBM Cloud
2 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.32%) SoftLayer
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Bluemix
4 1 (1.06%) IaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Office 365
4 1 (1.06%) PaaS
4 1 (1.06%) SmartFocus
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Firewall
1 8 (8.51%) SMTP
2 6 (6.38%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.32%) LAN
3 5 (5.32%) WAN
4 4 (4.26%) DNS
4 4 (4.26%) FTP
4 4 (4.26%) SAN
5 2 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (2.13%) DHCP
5 2 (2.13%) HTTP
5 2 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (2.13%) X.25
6 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.06%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.06%) Network Security
6 1 (1.06%) Skype
6 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (20.21%) DB2
2 12 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 11 (11.70%) Hadoop
3 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
4 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 10g
5 7 (7.45%) IBM BigInsights
5 7 (7.45%) Neo4j
6 6 (6.38%) NoSQL
7 5 (5.32%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (5.32%) Big Data
7 5 (5.32%) Geospatial Data
7 5 (5.32%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (5.32%) MySQL
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (5.32%) Oracle9i Database
7 5 (5.32%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (5.32%) Power BI
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (4.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
General
1 7 (7.45%) Billing
1 7 (7.45%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.13%) Local Government
3 2 (2.13%) Marketing
3 2 (2.13%) Retail
3 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.06%) Electronics
4 1 (1.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 16 (17.02%) Architect
2 14 (14.89%) Developer
3 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 9 (9.57%) WebSphere Specialist
4 7 (7.45%) Technical Specialist
5 6 (6.38%) Billing Support
5 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 6 (6.38%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.32%) Analyst
6 5 (5.32%) Applications Specialist
6 5 (5.32%) Data Architect
6 5 (5.32%) DBA
6 5 (5.32%) Oracle DBA
6 5 (5.32%) Security Specialist
6 5 (5.32%) Server Specialist
6 5 (5.32%) Technical Support
6 5 (5.32%) Technical Support Specialist
7 4 (4.26%) Applications Developer
7 4 (4.26%) COBOL Developer
7 4 (4.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (24.47%) IBM Integration Bus
2 22 (23.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (11.70%) Middleware
4 5 (5.32%) PostGIS
4 5 (5.32%) Web Services
5 3 (3.19%) Ajax
5 3 (3.19%) CSS
5 3 (3.19%) HTML
5 3 (3.19%) JSF
5 3 (3.19%) Oracle ADF
6 2 (2.13%) REST
6 2 (2.13%) SOAP
7 1 (1.06%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.51%) Mainframe
2 6 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.32%) HACMP
3 5 (5.32%) IBM Mainframe
4 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.19%) LPAR
6 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.13%) CMDB
6 2 (2.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.13%) Driving Licence
6 2 (2.13%) Life Science
7 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.06%) DataPower
7 1 (1.06%) IBM XIV
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.06%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 45 (47.87%) Linux
2 35 (37.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (24.47%) Windows
4 19 (20.21%) AIX
5 9 (9.57%) Unix
5 9 (9.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (8.51%) Windows Server
7 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.13%) zOS
10 1 (1.06%) Android
10 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.06%) CentOS
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.28%) Open Source
2 17 (18.09%) Analytics
3 10 (10.64%) SIEM
4 9 (9.57%) ITIL
5 8 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (8.51%) ETL
6 7 (7.45%) Data Modelling
6 7 (7.45%) Network Design
6 7 (7.45%) Service Management
7 6 (6.38%) Change Management
8 5 (5.32%) Data Governance
8 5 (5.32%) Data Integration
8 5 (5.32%) Data Management
8 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Data Management
8 5 (5.32%) ERD
8 5 (5.32%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 5 (5.32%) ITIL V3
8 5 (5.32%) Metadata Management
8 5 (5.32%) UML
8 5 (5.32%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.47%) SQL
2 18 (19.15%) Bash Shell
2 18 (19.15%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.32%) COBOL
3 5 (5.32%) JCL
4 4 (4.26%) Java
5 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.06%) Korn
6 1 (1.06%) Perl
Qualifications
1 49 (52.13%) Security Cleared
2 46 (48.94%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) Degree
3 2 (2.13%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.06%) CCSE
4 1 (1.06%) MCSE
4 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.06%) RHCE
4 1 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) PMO
System Software
1 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (5.32%) Oracle RAC
4 4 (4.26%) vSphere
5 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
5 3 (3.19%) Docker
6 1 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.06%) PowerHA
6 1 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.06%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Puppet
2 9 (9.57%) QRadar
3 8 (8.51%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.45%) ZABBIX
5 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
5 5 (5.32%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 5 (5.32%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (4.26%) Netcool
7 2 (2.13%) Ansible
7 2 (2.13%) Tivoli NetView
8 1 (1.06%) Control-M
8 1 (1.06%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.06%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 1 (1.06%) SCCM
8 1 (1.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 37 (39.36%) Red Hat
2 29 (30.85%) Oracle
3 17 (18.09%) VMware
4 10 (10.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (8.51%) SAP
6 7 (7.45%) NetCracker
6 7 (7.45%) Tableau
7 6 (6.38%) Comptel
8 5 (5.32%) Citrix
8 5 (5.32%) Cognos
8 5 (5.32%) ESRI
8 5 (5.32%) Informatica
9 4 (4.26%) Cisco
9 4 (4.26%) TIBCO
10 3 (3.19%) BMC
10 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.19%) HP
10 3 (3.19%) Remedy
11 2 (2.13%) CA
11 2 (2.13%) Juniper