Period
to 23 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 23 October 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
23 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 51 48 36
Rank change year-on-year -3 -12 -3
Contract jobs citing IBM 30 57 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.20% 4.09% 5.43%
As % of the Vendors category 6.73% 7.82% 11.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 26
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.32% -7.99%
10th Percentile £364 £350 £313
90th Percentile £573 £494 £484
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 446 729 771
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 47.55% 52.30% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 406 365
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £289 £231 £219
90th Percentile £565 £575 £529
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +9.38% +2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 69 55
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.94 £12.75 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -22.73% +61.21%
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.00 £8.77
90th Percentile £36.50 £16.10 £23.40
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £12.75 £17.00
% change year-on-year +13.73% -25.00% +54.55%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 23 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IBM.

1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 9 (30.00%) Azure
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
3 8 (26.67%) ITIL
3 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (23.33%) Migration
4 7 (23.33%) Data Management
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Banking
5 6 (20.00%) AWS
5 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 6 (20.00%) Talend
6 5 (16.67%) OpenShift
6 5 (16.67%) REST
6 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (16.67%) SOAP
6 5 (16.67%) Unix
6 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.33%) ETL
7 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (13.33%) Control-M
7 4 (13.33%) Remedy
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) DB2
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 4 (13.33%) OpenStack
2 3 (10.00%) Confluence
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (3.33%) Documentum
4 1 (3.33%) JBoss
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Maximo
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Azure
2 6 (20.00%) AWS
3 5 (16.67%) OpenShift
4 4 (13.33%) IaaS
4 4 (13.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
1 3 (10.00%) Intranet
2 2 (6.67%) DHCP
2 2 (6.67%) DNS
2 2 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (3.33%) Extranet
3 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) DB2
2 2 (6.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.33%) GIS
3 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) NuoDB
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) QlikView
3 1 (3.33%) Redis
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) JIRA
3 1 (3.33%) FishEye
3 1 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (3.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.33%) Subversion
3 1 (3.33%) Synon
3 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (20.00%) Banking
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (6.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.33%) Automotive
4 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (23.33%) Data Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) AS400 Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Banking Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Junior
6 1 (3.33%) Junior DBA
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) REST
1 5 (16.67%) SOAP
2 4 (13.33%) Web Services
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
3 3 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (3.33%) EJB
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
4 1 (3.33%) JSON
4 1 (3.33%) LAMP
4 1 (3.33%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.33%) RAML
4 1 (3.33%) RESTful
4 1 (3.33%) Swagger
4 1 (3.33%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 5 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.33%) AS400
2 1 (3.33%) CMDB
2 1 (3.33%) DataPower
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.33%) iSeries
2 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (33.33%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) Unix
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (6.67%) AIX
4 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
1 8 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (23.33%) Data Management
2 7 (23.33%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Data Migration
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (13.33%) Change Management
5 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
5 4 (13.33%) DevOps
5 4 (13.33%) ETL
5 4 (13.33%) Release Management
6 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
7 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Data Governance
7 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.67%) Strategic Roadmap
7 2 (6.67%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.67%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.33%) JCL
4 1 (3.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) RPG
4 1 (3.33%) RPG IV
4 1 (3.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (3.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) BS7799
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.67%) vSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Docker
2 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
1 4 (13.33%) Control-M
2 2 (6.67%) vRealize
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Oracle
2 6 (20.00%) Talend
3 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.33%) F5
4 4 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 4 (13.33%) Remedy
4 4 (13.33%) VMware
5 2 (6.67%) HP
5 2 (6.67%) Planview
6 1 (3.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.33%) Brocade
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) EMC
6 1 (3.33%) Hitachi
6 1 (3.33%) NetApp
6 1 (3.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.33%) White Clarke