Period
to 27 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 27 May 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 60 48
Rank change year-on-year +17 -12 +1
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 6 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 2.32% 0.89% 2.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.35% 2.26% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 7
Swindon median daily rate £550 £525 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +61.54% -37.35%
10th Percentile £488 £284 £285
90th Percentile £663 £560 £455
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £525 £328
% change year-on-year +4.76% +60.31% -39.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Swindon median hourly rate - - £12.00
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year - +191.67% -

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 Swindon.

All Vendors
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 243 266 309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 43.32% 39.58% 44.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 167 217
Swindon median daily rate £435 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.75% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £264 £256 £267
90th Percentile £600 £553 £493
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £413 £363
% change year-on-year +3.03% +13.79% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 13
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +12.00% -28.57%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 £38.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -54.55% +97.44% -2.79%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Swindon

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Swindon

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Swindon over the 6 months to 27 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Swindon

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Swindon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 9 (69.23%) DB2
2 9 (69.23%) Mainframe
3 7 (53.85%) SAP
3 7 (53.85%) PowerHA
4 4 (30.77%) Banking
5 3 (23.08%) DataPower
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (15.38%) Unix
6 2 (15.38%) AIX
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Unisys
7 1 (7.69%) WSDL
7 1 (7.69%) HP
7 1 (7.69%) BMC
7 1 (7.69%) zOS
7 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
7 1 (7.69%) Control-M
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
7 1 (7.69%) XML
7 1 (7.69%) Robotics
7 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (7.69%) AS400
7 1 (7.69%) Retail
7 1 (7.69%) BPEL
7 1 (7.69%) NonStop SQL

IBM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
1 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Artifactory
1 1 (7.69%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Team Concert
1 1 (7.69%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (84.62%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Banking
3 1 (7.69%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
1 8 (61.54%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Mainframe Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) BPM Designer
3 1 (7.69%) BPM Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Data Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Integration Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Monitoring Specialist
3 1 (7.69%) Operational Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Operations Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) WSDL
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Mainframe
2 3 (23.08%) DataPower
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) AS400
3 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Robotics
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) AIX
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
1 2 (15.38%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Application Performance Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) BPEL
1 1 (7.69%) DevOps
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (7.69%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) AppDynamics
2 1 (7.69%) Blue Prism
2 1 (7.69%) BMC
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.69%) Unisys