Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 40 49
Rank change year-on-year -17 +9 -1
Contract jobs citing IBM 8 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.10% 3.95% 2.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.43% 9.09% 4.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 15
Swindon median daily rate £550 £450 £522
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -13.71% +1.26%
10th Percentile £465 £361 £306
90th Percentile £575 £750 £583
Wiltshire median daily rate £550 £450 £522
% change year-on-year +22.22% -13.71% +39.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - £35.00 £39.50
% change year-on-year - -11.39% -

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 329 286 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 45.38% 43.47% 46.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 235 198 265
Swindon median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £306 £228 £263
90th Percentile £575 £554 £538
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +13.33% +3.45% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 26
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -5.13%
10th Percentile £13.00 £18.50 £11.88
90th Percentile £31.00 £24.70 £41.50
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.00 £38.50 £21.75
% change year-on-year -29.87% +77.01% -4.14%

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 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 14 December 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 Swindon region with a requirement for IBM.

1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (37.50%) Unisys
4 2 (25.00%) RACF
4 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
4 2 (25.00%) DB2
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
4 2 (25.00%) Veritas
4 2 (25.00%) zOS
4 2 (25.00%) RIA
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) zSecure
4 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
4 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Tandem
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) DataPower
5 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (12.50%) R

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 1 (12.50%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Maximo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Mainframe Systems Engineer
1 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Maximo Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Operational Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Operations Support Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) RACF Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) UDDI
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Mainframe
2 4 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (37.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) RIA
5 1 (12.50%) AS400
5 1 (12.50%) DataPower
5 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) zOS
2 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (25.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Security Management
1 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) EAM
2 1 (12.50%) ETL
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) SOA
2 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) R
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) RACF
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) zSecure
2 1 (12.50%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (12.50%) Control-M
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Unisys
2 2 (25.00%) EMC
2 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 1 (12.50%) BMC
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SAP