The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 June 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
South East / Middlesex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 26 17
Rank change year-on-year +11 -9  
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.06% 1.13% 3.78%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 2.33% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 4
Median daily rate £400 £320 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -16.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £320 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £320 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £407
% change year-on-year - -1.71%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.94% -24.00%  

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 Middlesex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Middlesex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 51 86 89
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 52.58% 48.59% 48.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 57 44
Median daily rate £435 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +23.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £325 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £528 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.92 £18.50
% change year-on-year -16.32% +13.05%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Middlesex 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 Middlesex

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Middlesex

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Middlesex

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) UniBasic
1 3 (75.00%) Redback
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP GRC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) HTML5
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
1 3 (75.00%) WinForms
1 3 (75.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Multithreading
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) OOP
1 3 (75.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISMS
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Security
2 1 (25.00%) Security Management
2 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) UniBasic
1 3 (75.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Redback
2 1 (25.00%) SAP