Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 24 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 63 55 41
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +3
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 4 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.71% 0.73% 3.95%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.57% 8.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 12
Leicestershire median daily rate £525 £424 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.89% -1.40% +4.18%
10th Percentile £513 £338 £105
90th Percentile £538 £495 £1,070
East Midlands median daily rate £513 £365 £450
% change year-on-year +40.41% -18.89% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate £30.00 - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £11.50 -
% change year-on-year +160.87% - -

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 Leicestershire.

All Vendors
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 254 255 258
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 44.80% 46.79% 48.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 174 122
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £375 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +16.28% -7.86%
10th Percentile £188 £102 £113
90th Percentile £532 £508 £473
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 29
Leicestershire median hourly rate £14.95 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.79% +7.69% -35.00%
10th Percentile £9.75 £9.93 £10.40
90th Percentile £44.38 £38.75 £41.25
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £14.00

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Leicestershire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Leicestershire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Leicestershire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Leicester -4 4 £525 -
IBM
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) OpenText
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
2 2 (50.00%) Liferay
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (75.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Alfresco
2 2 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (50.00%) Drupal
2 2 (50.00%) Liferay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (25.00%) MPLS
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Coach
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Coaching
2 2 (50.00%) CRM
2 2 (50.00%) Document Management
2 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) Product Management
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) OpenText
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) VMware