The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 27 April 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
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 74 78
Rank change year-on-year +2 +4  
Contract jobs citing IBM 15 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.43% 2.06% 1.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.32% 5.84% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 15
Median daily rate £465 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £297 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.62% -3.03%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.74 £32.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year -4.69% -7.85%  

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 Leeds.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 347 548 573
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 33.08% 35.20% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 391 380
Median daily rate £415 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 12
Median hourly rate £15.86 £12.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.88% -8.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.20 £9.60 £11.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.27 £21.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -13.15% +8.57%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Leeds

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Leeds over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Leeds

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Leeds region with a requirement for IBM.

1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (30.30%) HP
3 9 (27.27%) LDAP
3 9 (27.27%) Cisco
3 9 (27.27%) F5
3 9 (27.27%) Data Quality
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) SAP
4 8 (24.24%) WebSphere
5 7 (21.21%) DB2
5 7 (21.21%) SQL
5 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 7 (21.21%) IBM InfoSphere
6 6 (18.18%) HP UCMDB
6 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 6 (18.18%) FortiGate
6 6 (18.18%) IOS XR
6 6 (18.18%) Splunk
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (18.18%) DMVPN
6 6 (18.18%) EIGRP
6 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (18.18%) BMC
6 6 (18.18%) BGP
6 6 (18.18%) Motorola
6 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
6 6 (18.18%) CCNP
6 6 (18.18%) WLAN

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (24.24%) WebSphere
2 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.09%) Apache
3 3 (9.09%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (9.09%) Confluence
4 1 (3.03%) CMS
4 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (18.18%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) LDAP
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) BGP
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
3 6 (18.18%) DMVPN
3 6 (18.18%) EIGRP
3 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (18.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (18.18%) IOS XR
3 6 (18.18%) WLAN
4 5 (15.15%) HTTP
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
5 3 (9.09%) NAS
6 1 (3.03%) DMZ
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) DB2
1 7 (21.21%) IBM InfoSphere
2 4 (12.12%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) DataStage
3 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) JIRA
2 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 3 (9.09%) git-flow
3 3 (9.09%) IntelliJ
3 3 (9.09%) JMeter
3 3 (9.09%) Maven
4 1 (3.03%) MSTest
4 1 (3.03%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 6 (18.18%) Consultant
1 6 (18.18%) Data Consultant
1 6 (18.18%) Data Quality Consultant
2 5 (15.15%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Server Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Data Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) JMS
2 3 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
2 3 (9.09%) J2EE
2 3 (9.09%) Spring
2 3 (9.09%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.03%) JSON
3 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 6 (18.18%) DataPower
3 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.06%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) AIX
2 1 (3.03%) CentOS
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Solaris
2 1 (3.03%) SUSE
2 1 (3.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Vista
2 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.03%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
2 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (15.15%) Configuration Management
2 5 (15.15%) Information Governance
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.12%) Kanban
3 4 (12.12%) Load Balancing
3 4 (12.12%) Scrum
4 3 (9.09%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
4 3 (9.09%) ETL
4 3 (9.09%) Microservices
4 3 (9.09%) Migration
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 1 (3.03%) KYC
6 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.03%) Time Management
6 1 (3.03%) Workload Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) Java
2 7 (21.21%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) CCNP
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (27.27%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle RAC
1 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
1 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) KVM
2 1 (3.03%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) Cisco CUCM
1 6 (18.18%) FortiGate
1 6 (18.18%) HP UCMDB
1 6 (18.18%) OPNET
2 1 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.03%) zSecure
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) HP
2 9 (27.27%) Cisco
2 9 (27.27%) F5
3 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (24.24%) SAP
4 6 (18.18%) Blue Coat
4 6 (18.18%) BMC
4 6 (18.18%) Fortinet
4 6 (18.18%) Motorola
4 6 (18.18%) Splunk
4 6 (18.18%) TippingPoint
5 5 (15.15%) Oracle
6 4 (12.12%) NetApp
7 3 (9.09%) EMC
7 3 (9.09%) Infoblox
7 3 (9.09%) VMware
8 1 (3.03%) Aruba
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Sun
8 1 (3.03%) Talend
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