The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newport 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 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
South Wales / Newport
Rank 23 23 17
Rank change year-on-year 0 -6  
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.04% 1.25% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 1.75% 3.70% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £325 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.62% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year +30.43% +1.76%  

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 Newport.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Newport
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 57 27 31
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 59.38% 33.75% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 15 16
Median daily rate £500 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £210 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £489 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Median hourly rate £17.25 £23.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.59% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newport 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 Newport

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newport

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Newport

IBM
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Newport region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems
1 1 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Newport 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 1 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (100.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Support Manager
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Fiorano
1 1 (100.00%) InterSystems