Period
to 24 February 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 February 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 79 62
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17 +8
Contract jobs citing IBM 23 59 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.40% 3.23% 3.06%
As % of the Vendors category 5.85% 6.15% 7.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 39 29
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £380 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -19.50%
10th Percentile £275 £302 £270
90th Percentile £476 £416 £475
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £395 £340 £320
% change year-on-year +16.18% +6.25% +8.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - £36.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +35.85% -
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - £36.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year - +35.85% -

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 Newcastle upon Tyne.

All Vendors
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 393 960 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 40.94% 52.57% 40.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 690 357
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £384 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.60% -4.00% +1.35%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £254
90th Percentile £544 £533 £558
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £378 £350 £368
% change year-on-year +7.86% -4.76% +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 54 31
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £12.50 £26.50 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.83% +15.97% +58.68%
10th Percentile £8.38 £10.25 £10.05
90th Percentile £31.20 £42.10 £32.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £12.50 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -46.24% +10.71% +41.89%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Newcastle upon Tyne

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for IBM.

1 10 (43.48%) Linux
1 10 (43.48%) AIX
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 7 (30.43%) Solaris
4 7 (30.43%) HP
4 7 (30.43%) EMC
4 7 (30.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (30.43%) Symantec
4 7 (30.43%) NetBackup
4 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
4 7 (30.43%) EMC NetWorker
4 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (26.09%) Brocade
5 6 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
5 6 (26.09%) Change Management
5 6 (26.09%) Veritas
5 6 (26.09%) Cisco
5 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
5 6 (26.09%) SAN
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (26.09%) Oracle
6 5 (21.74%) Perl
7 4 (17.39%) SAP
7 4 (17.39%) Unix
7 4 (17.39%) CA
7 4 (17.39%) CommVault

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) WebLogic
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) FileNet
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 3 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (13.04%) WinSCP
3 1 (4.35%) DNS
3 1 (4.35%) Firewall
3 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (4.35%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.35%) Network Security
3 1 (4.35%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (4.35%) SSH
3 1 (4.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SAP HANA
2 2 (8.70%) IBM PureData
3 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (4.35%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Backup Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Implementation Manager
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) EMC Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Storage and Backup Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Support Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Change Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) COBOL Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) NetBackup Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Flash
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
2 1 (4.35%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) Software Packaging
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Replication
2 2 (8.70%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (4.35%) DataPower
3 1 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) AIX
1 10 (43.48%) Linux
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 7 (30.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (30.43%) Solaris
4 4 (17.39%) Unix
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Change Management
1 6 (26.09%) Collaborative Working
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) DevOps
2 4 (17.39%) OO
2 4 (17.39%) Project Management
2 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.04%) Proactive Management
3 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
3 3 (13.04%) Quality Management
3 3 (13.04%) Release Management
3 3 (13.04%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (8.70%) QMS
4 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Perl
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) COBOL
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Korn
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Backup Exec
1 7 (30.43%) EMC NetWorker
1 7 (30.43%) NetBackup
1 7 (30.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (17.39%) Puppet
2 4 (17.39%) PureDisk
2 4 (17.39%) Simpana
3 3 (13.04%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (13.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.35%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.35%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 7 (30.43%) EMC
2 7 (30.43%) HP
2 7 (30.43%) Symantec
3 6 (26.09%) Brocade
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco
3 6 (26.09%) Oracle
3 6 (26.09%) Veritas
4 4 (17.39%) arcserve
4 4 (17.39%) CA
4 4 (17.39%) CommVault
4 4 (17.39%) Red Hat
4 4 (17.39%) SAP
4 4 (17.39%) Sun
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) Veeam
6 2 (8.70%) Netezza
7 1 (4.35%) Axway
7 1 (4.35%) MuleSoft