Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford 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 21 November 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 - 69
Rank change year-on-year - +69 -16
Contract jobs citing IBM 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.14% - 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 0.31% - 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 6
Oxford median daily rate £525 - £300
Oxfordshire median daily rate £525 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +61.54% +8.33% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Oxford.

All Vendors
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 321 258 273
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 43.61% 36.34% 40.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 184 215
Oxford median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £320 £213 £181
90th Percentile £575 £517 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 14
Oxford median hourly rate £17.75 £14.88 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.33% -20.67% +33.93%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.76 £9.33
90th Percentile £33.75 £20.00 £51.00
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £15.50 £16.25 £15.64
% change year-on-year -4.62% +3.93% +9.11%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxford.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Oxford

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Oxford

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Oxford region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) RosettaNet
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Bluemix
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Technical Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) EDIFACT
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) jQuery
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Big Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Machine Learning
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript
1 1 (100.00%) ActionScript 2.0
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) RosettaNet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft