Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 76 50 63
Rank change year-on-year -26 +13 +5
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 39 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.51% 4.61% 4.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.31% 9.01% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 36 68
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £350 £333 £287
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +16.06% -7.58%
10th Percentile £288 £281 £219
90th Percentile £496 £455 £362
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £350 £340 £289
% change year-on-year +2.94% +17.75% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all 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 393 433 1,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 45.75% 51.18% 58.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 305 943
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £375 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -11.43%
10th Percentile £254 £257 £209
90th Percentile £566 £525 £475
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £350 £310
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.90% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 32 108
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £13.50 £32.00 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.81% +14.29% +82.56%
10th Percentile £10.13 £10.00 £14.70
90th Percentile £35.00 £47.80 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £13.25 £30.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year -55.83% +7.14% +82.56%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 11 (84.62%) WebLogic
2 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 8 (61.54%) Java
3 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (53.85%) Puppet
4 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
4 7 (53.85%) Axway
4 7 (53.85%) SQL
4 7 (53.85%) AIX
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle
5 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (46.15%) DevOps
6 5 (38.46%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (38.46%) Software Packaging
6 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (38.46%) JBoss
6 5 (38.46%) Siebel
6 5 (38.46%) Informatica
6 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
6 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
7 4 (30.77%) HP
7 4 (30.77%) CICS
7 4 (30.77%) TDD
7 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (30.77%) SSL

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 11 (84.62%) WebLogic
2 7 (53.85%) WebSphere
3 5 (38.46%) JBoss
3 5 (38.46%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (30.77%) CICS
4 4 (30.77%) Jetty
4 4 (30.77%) WildFly
5 2 (15.38%) FileNet
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Apache
6 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Maximo
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
2 1 (7.69%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
2 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
2 2 (15.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (15.38%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (7.69%) DataStage
3 1 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Git (software)
2 3 (23.08%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) GitLab
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) Vagrant
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operational Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Operations Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Maximo Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Software Packaging
1 5 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (30.77%) J2EE
2 4 (30.77%) JSP
3 3 (23.08%) Ajax
3 3 (23.08%) JDBC
3 3 (23.08%) RESTful
3 3 (23.08%) Swing
4 2 (15.38%) LDAP
5 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
5 1 (7.69%) Java EE
5 1 (7.69%) LAMP
5 1 (7.69%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) XML
5 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (30.77%) IBM Mainframe
2 4 (30.77%) Mainframe
3 3 (23.08%) Algorithms
3 3 (23.08%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) DataPower
4 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
5 1 (7.69%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Linux
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
3 7 (53.85%) AIX
4 6 (46.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
6 2 (15.38%) MVS
6 2 (15.38%) VME
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) DevOps
3 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
3 4 (30.77%) OO
3 4 (30.77%) TDD
4 3 (23.08%) BDD
4 3 (23.08%) Change Control
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Deployment
4 3 (23.08%) Deployment Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Domain Models
4 3 (23.08%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
4 3 (23.08%) Front End Development
4 3 (23.08%) MVC
4 3 (23.08%) Pair Programming
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Secure Coding
4 3 (23.08%) Smoke Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
3 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (15.38%) Perl
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 1 (7.69%) Jython
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Python
5 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VirtualBox
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) Puppet
2 5 (38.46%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (15.38%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (7.69%) Ansible
4 1 (7.69%) Nagios
4 1 (7.69%) OpenNMS
4 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Axway
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle
3 5 (38.46%) Informatica
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) Siebel
4 4 (30.77%) HP
5 2 (15.38%) Fujitsu
5 2 (15.38%) Sun
6 1 (7.69%) Google
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Rackspace
6 1 (7.69%) SaltStack
6 1 (7.69%) VMware