The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 29 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.

IBM
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 40
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2  
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 0.56% 1.63% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.34% 3.79% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £401
% change year-on-year +0.93% -0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year +78.57% -25.66%  

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 Nottingham.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 149 211 164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 41.97% 42.97% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 79 73
Median daily rate £350 £368 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 9
Median hourly rate £11.49 £12.30 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.60% -5.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.38 £8.60 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.88 £40.00 £19.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Nottingham

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 29 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for IBM.

1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp