The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
London / Uxbridge
Rank 7 14 16
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2  
Contract jobs citing IBM 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Uxbridge 7.84% 3.95% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 15.38% 8.33% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £513 £95 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +439.47% -70.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.62% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £8.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £28.25
% change year-on-year +2.73% +29.20%  

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 Uxbridge.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Uxbridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 26 36 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Uxbridge 50.98% 47.37% 54.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 10
Median daily rate £500 £328 £352
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +52.67% -6.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £116 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 4
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £13.09
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +71.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.50 £17.22
% change year-on-year -16.64% +13.21%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Uxbridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Uxbridge 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 Uxbridge

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Uxbridge

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Uxbridge

IBM
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Uxbridge region with a requirement for IBM.

1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) DataStage
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DataPower
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Gentran
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) Apigee
1 4 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (50.00%) Retail

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge 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 (100.00%) Gentran
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Mule ESB
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) DataStage
2 2 (50.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Technical Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) B2B
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Data Transformation
1 4 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (50.00%) Multichannel Retail
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Apigee
1 4 (100.00%) IBM Sterling
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle