Period
to 16 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 16 November 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 48 57
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing IBM 27 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.08% 2.80% 2.59%
As % of the Vendors category 6.89% 7.23% 7.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 16
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £563 £474
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -28.89% +18.73% +26.33%
10th Percentile £289 £339 £275
90th Percentile £460 £731 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £450
% change year-on-year -5.88% -5.56% +13.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £17.50

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 South Yorkshire.

All Vendors
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 392 318 440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 44.65% 38.73% 36.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 189 285
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £255 £280 £225
90th Percentile £513 £600 £548
Yorkshire median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.19% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 11 27
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £20.66 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.80% +37.70% +24.74%
10th Percentile £9.30 £11.00 £9.60
90th Percentile £68.00 £44.50 £24.25
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.30 £14.20 £14.50
% change year-on-year +7.75% -2.07% +6.66%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in South Yorkshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in South Yorkshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in South Yorkshire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in South Yorkshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield 0 19 £400 -28.89%
IBM
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 14 (51.85%) EMC
2 14 (51.85%) NetApp
2 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 14 (51.85%) Google
2 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
2 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (48.15%) Linux
4 11 (40.74%) Windows
4 11 (40.74%) Finance
4 11 (40.74%) NetBackup
4 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
5 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
7 8 (29.63%) Java
7 8 (29.63%) SQL
7 8 (29.63%) Oracle
7 8 (29.63%) Banking
7 8 (29.63%) Spring
7 8 (29.63%) Hadoop
7 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
7 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
8 7 (25.93%) Big Data
8 7 (25.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (25.93%) SOAP
8 7 (25.93%) SOA
9 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (22.22%) IaaS
9 6 (22.22%) Docker

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 4 (14.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 4 (14.81%) Alfresco
1 4 (14.81%) Documentum
1 4 (14.81%) Drupal
1 4 (14.81%) FileNet
1 4 (14.81%) Liferay
1 4 (14.81%) LiveCycle
1 4 (14.81%) LiveLink
1 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
1 4 (14.81%) WebSphere
2 2 (7.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.70%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (51.85%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (22.22%) IaaS
2 6 (22.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) NAS
3 4 (14.81%) FCoE
3 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
3 4 (14.81%) VSAN
4 2 (7.41%) WebEx
5 1 (3.70%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Hadoop
1 8 (29.63%) MongoDB
1 8 (29.63%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.93%) Big Data
3 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (11.11%) SQLite
4 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.70%) DB2
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
4 1 (3.70%) Riak
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (11.11%) Ant
3 3 (11.11%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) Xcode
4 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.70%) FitNesse
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
4 1 (3.70%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 8 (29.63%) Banking
3 3 (11.11%) Financial Institution
3 3 (11.11%) Retail
4 1 (3.70%) Advertising
4 1 (3.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) NetBackup Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) NAS Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Commercial Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Developer
5 1 (3.70%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) EAI Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) EAI Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) NetApp Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) React Developer
5 1 (3.70%) SAN Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) SAN Storage Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (29.63%) Spring
2 7 (25.93%) SOAP
3 4 (14.81%) Flash
3 4 (14.81%) Java EE
3 4 (14.81%) JSR 170
3 4 (14.81%) REST
3 4 (14.81%) Spring Boot
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) Apache Flex
4 3 (11.11%) CSS
4 3 (11.11%) Dojo
4 3 (11.11%) Ext JS
4 3 (11.11%) jQuery
4 3 (11.11%) JSON
4 3 (11.11%) OpenGL
4 3 (11.11%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (11.11%) WebGL
4 3 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (7.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) DataPower
2 3 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 3 (11.11%) NHS
3 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) iSeries
4 1 (3.70%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 13 (48.15%) Linux
2 11 (40.74%) Windows
3 3 (11.11%) Android
3 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Digital Transformation Programme
2 7 (25.93%) SOA
3 6 (22.22%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (18.52%) DevOps
5 4 (14.81%) Converged Infrastructure
5 4 (14.81%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (14.81%) Microservices
5 4 (14.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (11.11%) Change Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (11.11%) Web Design
7 2 (7.41%) Deployment Automation
7 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Modelling
7 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 14 (51.85%) PowerShell
3 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
4 8 (29.63%) Java
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 4 (14.81%) Java 8
6 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.70%) COBOL
7 1 (3.70%) PHP
7 1 (3.70%) Python
7 1 (3.70%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Docker
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (40.74%) NetBackup
2 5 (18.52%) Ansible
2 5 (18.52%) Puppet
3 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
4 1 (3.70%) CA Endevor
4 1 (3.70%) Cobbler
4 1 (3.70%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) EMC
1 14 (51.85%) Google
1 14 (51.85%) NetApp
1 14 (51.85%) VMware
2 9 (33.33%) Cisco
3 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 5 (18.52%) Veritas
5 4 (14.81%) Adobe
5 4 (14.81%) FatWire
5 4 (14.81%) Interwoven
5 4 (14.81%) OpenText
5 4 (14.81%) Sitecore
5 4 (14.81%) Vignette
5 4 (14.81%) Xerox
6 3 (11.11%) Sencha
7 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) Ariba
8 1 (3.70%) Informatica
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.70%) TIBCO