Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 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 17 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
Hertfordshire > Stevenage
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 17 19
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -4
Contract jobs citing IBM 2 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 1.42% 4.44% 5.59%
As % of the Vendors category 2.70% 7.41% 9.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Stevenage median daily rate £260 £460 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.48% -12.38% -12.50%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £450 £395 £450
% change year-on-year +13.92% -12.22% +35.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - £21.25

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 Stevenage.

All Vendors
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 74 54 95
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 52.48% 60.00% 59.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 26 22
Stevenage median daily rate £356 £266 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.80% -36.98% +53.64%
10th Percentile £194 £250 £179
90th Percentile £440 £452 £500
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £380 £403
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.59% +11.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 8 19
Stevenage median hourly rate £25.00 £10.00 £21.01
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -52.39% +40.03%
10th Percentile £10.66 £8.25 £7.03
90th Percentile £47.10 £44.30 £27.30
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £16.65 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +14.84% -30.95% +35.48%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Stevenage

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Stevenage

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 17 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for IBM.

1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) PTC
1 1 (50.00%) Windchill
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) PMBOK
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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 1 (50.00%) ThingWorx
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Windchill
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (50.00%) Rational Rhapsody
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Command Line
1 1 (50.00%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) GxP
1 1 (50.00%) PMBOK
1 1 (50.00%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) PTC
1 1 (50.00%) Remedy
1 1 (50.00%) VMware