Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 August 2018 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 50 27
Rank change year-on-year +16 -23 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 7 3 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.91% 0.60% 4.53%
As % of the Vendors category 4.27% 1.67% 8.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 18
Liverpool median daily rate £473 - £370
10th Percentile £325 - £319
90th Percentile £658 - £491
Merseyside median daily rate £426 - £380
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -

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 Liverpool.

All Vendors
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 164 180 266
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 44.69% 35.71% 54.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 108 161
Liverpool median daily rate £390 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.64% -11.07% +18.52%
10th Percentile £264 £254 £263
90th Percentile £538 £550 £510
Merseyside median daily rate £390 £363 £388
% change year-on-year +7.59% -6.45% +19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 14
Liverpool median hourly rate £14.50 £12.50 £14.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -12.83% -1.10%
10th Percentile £12.40 £11.00 £10.92
90th Percentile £18.04 £16.38 £16.50
Merseyside median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% -3.45%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Liverpool

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Liverpool

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Liverpool

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for IBM.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) J2EE
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) Kanban
3 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
3 2 (28.57%) BPR
3 2 (28.57%) Lombardi
4 1 (14.29%) NIST 800
4 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (14.29%) System Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) Android
4 1 (14.29%) OWASP
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mart
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
1 1 (14.29%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) BPM Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (14.29%) COBOL Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Mainframe Support
3 1 (14.29%) Report Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Security Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) J2EE
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) BPR
1 2 (28.57%) Kanban
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) OWASP
2 1 (14.29%) Process Management
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Security Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) System Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
2 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
2 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) COBOL
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) CISA
1 1 (14.29%) CISM
1 1 (14.29%) CISSP
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (14.29%) NIST 800
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Cognos
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Informatica
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Remedy
1 1 (14.29%) Tableau