Period
to 18 September 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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 110 112 81
Rank change year-on-year +2 -31 -19
Contract jobs citing IBM 65 75 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 1.80% 2.03% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.73% 3.94% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 47 60
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +18.06% -17.71%
10th Percentile £310 £284 £250
90th Percentile £594 £566 £503
South East median daily rate £450 £439 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.24% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Hampshire median hourly rate £28.25 £54.00 £47.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.69% +12.76% +27.71%
10th Percentile £15.78 £52.00 £46.45
90th Percentile £38.35 £56.00 £49.34
South East median hourly rate £28.25 £54.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -47.69% +116.00% +19.05%

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 1,743 1,904 1,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 48.30% 51.47% 53.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,110 1,111 1,102
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £294 £275 £235
90th Percentile £590 £575 £549
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 99 87
Hampshire median hourly rate £25.12 £19.39 £23.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.58% -16.23% +2.84%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.50 £10.40
90th Percentile £52.88 £54.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £19.31 £16.50 £17.48
% change year-on-year +17.03% -5.61% +0.17%

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 18 September 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Hampshire over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Contractor 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 18 September 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
Winchester +8 14 £575 +37.72% 1
Portsmouth -1 9 £340 -12.26%
Aldershot - 9 £314 - 3
Gosport 0 8 £486 +10.51%
Havant +6 4 £418 -27.39%
Basingstoke - 4 £400 -
Southampton - 4 £360 - 2
Fareham - 2 £375 -
Farnborough -18 1 - - 1
IBM
South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 31 (47.69%) Linux
2 30 (46.15%) Windows
3 27 (41.54%) Oracle
4 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
5 20 (30.77%) SC Cleared
6 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (26.15%) DevOps
8 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 16 (24.62%) Middleware
9 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
9 15 (23.08%) Java
10 13 (20.00%) AIX
10 13 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
11 12 (18.46%) Docker
11 12 (18.46%) Windows Server
12 11 (16.92%) Microservices
12 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
12 11 (16.92%) Unix
12 11 (16.92%) SQL
12 11 (16.92%) Finance
13 10 (15.38%) SAN
14 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
14 9 (13.85%) Oracle RMAN
14 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
14 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
14 9 (13.85%) Oracle BI EE
14 9 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
14 9 (13.85%) Ansible

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 8 (12.31%) Apache
1 8 (12.31%) WebSphere
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (6.15%) GlassFish
3 4 (6.15%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.62%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.54%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (10.77%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (12.31%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (9.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.54%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.31%) IBM Cloud
1 8 (12.31%) OpenShift
2 6 (9.23%) AWS
3 3 (4.62%) Azure
3 3 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (3.08%) IaaS
4 2 (3.08%) PaaS
5 1 (1.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.54%) AWS Fargate
5 1 (1.54%) npm
5 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) SAN
2 8 (12.31%) NAS
3 6 (9.23%) Firewall
3 6 (9.23%) SSL
4 5 (7.69%) DNS
5 4 (6.15%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
6 3 (4.62%) LAN
6 3 (4.62%) VPN
7 2 (3.08%) DHCP
7 2 (3.08%) Ethernet
7 2 (3.08%) FTP
7 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
7 2 (3.08%) SMTP
7 2 (3.08%) Wireless
8 1 (1.54%) HTTP
8 1 (1.54%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.54%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (12.31%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (10.77%) MongoDB
4 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.23%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (7.69%) RDBMS
6 5 (7.69%) Relational Database
7 4 (6.15%) IBM InfoSphere
8 3 (4.62%) DB2
8 3 (4.62%) Ingres
8 3 (4.62%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (3.08%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle ODI
10 1 (1.54%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Travis CI
2 4 (6.15%) ClearCase
2 4 (6.15%) ClearQuest
2 4 (6.15%) InstallAnywhere
3 2 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.08%) JIRA
3 2 (3.08%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.54%) ERwin
4 1 (1.54%) Hudson
4 1 (1.54%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Maven
General
1 11 (16.92%) Finance
2 3 (4.62%) Automotive
3 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Arabic Language
4 1 (1.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (13.85%) Architect
1 9 (13.85%) Consultant
2 8 (12.31%) DBA
2 8 (12.31%) Oracle DBA
3 7 (10.77%) Coordinator
4 6 (9.23%) Analyst
4 6 (9.23%) Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Installations Engineer
5 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.15%) DevOps Consultant
6 4 (6.15%) DevOps Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Environment Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Desktop Support
7 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
7 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared DBA
7 3 (4.62%) Storage Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) Middleware
2 8 (12.31%) XML
3 7 (10.77%) REST
4 6 (9.23%) Node.js
4 6 (9.23%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (7.69%) JSON
5 5 (7.69%) Kafka
6 4 (6.15%) HTML
7 3 (4.62%) .NET
7 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
7 3 (4.62%) Lucene
7 3 (4.62%) SOAP
7 3 (4.62%) WSDL
7 3 (4.62%) XSLT
8 2 (3.08%) KML
8 2 (3.08%) OAuth
8 2 (3.08%) OAuth2
8 2 (3.08%) SAML
9 1 (1.54%) Web Services
9 1 (1.54%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Management Information System
2 6 (9.23%) Clustering
3 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) DataPower
3 4 (6.15%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (4.62%) Replication
5 2 (3.08%) Cloud Native
5 2 (3.08%) IBM Storwize
6 1 (1.54%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.54%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.54%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
6 1 (1.54%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 31 (47.69%) Linux
2 30 (46.15%) Windows
3 13 (20.00%) AIX
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server
5 11 (16.92%) Unix
6 8 (12.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (9.23%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (6.15%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 4 (6.15%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.62%) Windows 10
9 3 (4.62%) zOS
10 2 (3.08%) Check Point GAiA
10 2 (3.08%) Mac OS X
10 2 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.54%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.15%) DevOps
3 11 (16.92%) Microservices
4 9 (13.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (12.31%) CRM
5 8 (12.31%) Load Balancing
5 8 (12.31%) Strategic Management
6 7 (10.77%) Architectural Design
6 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (10.77%) Configuration Management
6 7 (10.77%) Release Management
6 7 (10.77%) TOGAF
7 6 (9.23%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.23%) ITIL
7 6 (9.23%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
7 6 (9.23%) Time Management
8 5 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
9 4 (6.15%) Infrastructure Automation
9 4 (6.15%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) Java
2 11 (16.92%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Shell Script
4 8 (12.31%) Bash Shell
4 8 (12.31%) Go
5 7 (10.77%) Perl
5 7 (10.77%) PL/SQL
6 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
6 6 (9.23%) Korn
6 6 (9.23%) Python
7 1 (1.54%) ES6
7 1 (1.54%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 22 (33.85%) Security Cleared
2 20 (30.77%) SC Cleared
3 8 (12.31%) DV Cleared
4 4 (6.15%) Degree
4 4 (6.15%) TOGAF Certification
5 2 (3.08%) CCSE
5 2 (3.08%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.54%) MCSE
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 19770
2 1 (1.54%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (18.46%) Docker
2 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
3 9 (13.85%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (4.62%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 2 (3.08%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.08%) Samba
5 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (3.08%) XenApp
5 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 13 (20.00%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 9 (13.85%) Ansible
2 9 (13.85%) Kubernetes
2 9 (13.85%) Oracle RMAN
3 6 (9.23%) Tivoli
4 4 (6.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.08%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (3.08%) SCCM
5 2 (3.08%) SCOM
6 1 (1.54%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.54%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Oracle
2 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
3 15 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 8 (12.31%) HP
4 8 (12.31%) VMware
5 5 (7.69%) Citrix
5 5 (7.69%) Informatica
5 5 (7.69%) Veritas
6 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
6 4 (6.15%) BEA
7 3 (4.62%) Apple
7 3 (4.62%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (3.08%) Cisco
8 2 (3.08%) IronPort
9 1 (1.54%) CommVault
9 1 (1.54%) Hyperion
9 1 (1.54%) ServiceNow
9 1 (1.54%) Sun
9 1 (1.54%) Twitter