The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 22 June 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
Hampshire / Southampton
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 28 45
Contract jobs citing IBM 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton - 1.36% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category - 3.19% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Median daily rate - £450 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.94% -24.00%  

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 Southampton.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 91 94 144
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 44.39% 42.73% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 55 111
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £465 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 16
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £15.35 £22.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Southampton

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Southampton

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) UML
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Informatica
1 5 (100.00%) ESRI
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (100.00%) Tableau
1 5 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) PostGIS
1 5 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) ERD
1 5 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 5 (100.00%) Power BI
1 5 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (80.00%) Conceptual Models
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
2 4 (80.00%) Logical Data Model

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 5 (100.00%) Big Data
1 5 (100.00%) Geospatial Data
1 5 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 5 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 5 (100.00%) Power BI
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Hadoop
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
1 5 (100.00%) Data Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Geospatial Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) Data Governance
1 5 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 5 (100.00%) Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 5 (100.00%) Enterprise Data Management
1 5 (100.00%) ERD
1 5 (100.00%) ETL
1 5 (100.00%) Event-Driven Architecture
1 5 (100.00%) Metadata Management
1 5 (100.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Conceptual Models
2 4 (80.00%) Information Management
2 4 (80.00%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (80.00%) Master Data Management
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Data Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) ESRI
1 5 (100.00%) Informatica
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) SAP
1 5 (100.00%) Tableau