Period
to 25 January 2021

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 25 January 2021 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
25 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 30 48 53
Rank change year-on-year +18 +5 -23
Contract jobs citing IBM 12 20 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.34% 2.62% 3.49%
As % of the Vendors category 6.25% 5.09% 6.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 27
Median daily rate £534 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.79% -4.71% -1.16%
10th Percentile £479 £284 £363
90th Percentile £566 £552 £553
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £534 £405 £425
% change year-on-year +31.79% -4.71% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £37.50

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 192 393 619
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 53.48% 51.57% 54.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 230 375
Median daily rate £486 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.14% +2.94% +3.66%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £232
90th Percentile £624 £563 £625
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 49 52
Median hourly rate £12.98 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.29% - -17.31%
10th Percentile £9.41 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £15.96 £19.53 £35.55
Median hourly rate £12.98 £14.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -10.48% +3.57% -20.00%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes.

Daily rate trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 25 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes.

Hourly rate trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 January 2021, 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 (83.33%) ETL
1 10 (83.33%) Data Governance
2 9 (75.00%) Big Data
2 9 (75.00%) REST
2 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 9 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 9 (75.00%) SOAP
3 8 (66.67%) Java
3 8 (66.67%) Strategic Roadmap
3 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (66.67%) Data Integration
4 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
5 5 (41.67%) Information Management
5 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
5 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (33.33%) CRM
6 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 4 (33.33%) Retail
7 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (25.00%) SPSS
7 3 (25.00%) QlikView
7 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 3 (25.00%) Architecture Roadmap
7 3 (25.00%) Technology Roadmap
7 3 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
7 3 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
8 2 (16.67%) TOGAF

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 9 (75.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) Big Data
1 9 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (66.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (25.00%) QlikView
4 1 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (33.33%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Automotive
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Data Architect
2 8 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Big Data Architect
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Architect
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Architect
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) REST
1 9 (75.00%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (83.33%) Data Governance
1 10 (83.33%) ETL
2 8 (66.67%) Data Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Strategic Roadmap
3 7 (58.33%) Data Modelling
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) Information Management
5 4 (33.33%) CRM
5 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (25.00%) Architecture Roadmap
6 3 (25.00%) Strategic Thinking
6 3 (25.00%) Technical Leadership
6 3 (25.00%) Technology Roadmap
6 3 (25.00%) Test Strategy
7 2 (16.67%) Master Data Management
7 2 (16.67%) Migration
7 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
8 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
8 1 (8.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) SQL
2 8 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Oracle
2 5 (41.67%) TIBCO
3 1 (8.33%) SAP