Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 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 October 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
Hampshire > Portsmouth
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 35 19
Rank change year-on-year -17 -16 +6
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.90% 2.96% 6.98%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 5.14% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 20
Portsmouth median daily rate £425 £373 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.09% -25.50% -9.99%
10th Percentile £350 £336 £382
90th Percentile £479 £418 £571
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £375 £433
% change year-on-year +13.33% -13.29% +8.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Portsmouth median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £54.00 £47.89 -
% change year-on-year +12.76% - -

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Portsmouth.

All Vendors
Portsmouth
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 235 175 186
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 44.68% 57.57% 54.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 91 102
Portsmouth median daily rate £438 £400 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.31% +9.06%
10th Percentile £305 £256 £263
90th Percentile £611 £588 £563
Hampshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 22 41
Portsmouth median hourly rate £46.50 £43.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.14% +4.88% +49.09%
10th Percentile £16.24 £14.24 £13.35
90th Percentile £78.99 £45.90 £53.75
Hampshire median hourly rate £17.50 £23.14 £21.87
% change year-on-year -24.37% +5.81% +24.97%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Portsmouth

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Portsmouth

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for IBM.

1 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Netcool
2 4 (40.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 4 (40.00%) HACMP
2 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (30.00%) Java
3 3 (30.00%) Java 8
3 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) JIRA
3 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
3 3 (30.00%) JavaFX
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
5 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) IntelliJ
1 3 (30.00%) JIRA
1 3 (30.00%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Developer
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Support
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) E-Business Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) JavaFX
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle ADF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) HACMP
1 4 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
2 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (10.00%) CRM
2 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (10.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (10.00%) Data Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (10.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Java 8
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool
1 4 (40.00%) Netcool/OMNIbus
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli
1 4 (40.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Atlassian
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) VMware