The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Cheshire / Warrington
Rank 15 36 -
Rank change year-on-year +21 -  
Contract jobs citing IBM 3 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.00% 3.21% -
As % of the Vendors category 7.14% 6.83% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 0
Median daily rate £470 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.66% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £28.75 £28.25
% change year-on-year +30.43% +1.76%  

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 Warrington.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warrington
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 42 161 127
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warrington 42.00% 46.94% 63.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 79 74
Median daily rate £375 £463 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.91% -11.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £17.50 £11.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -37.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warrington 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 Warrington

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Warrington

IBM
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 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 Warrington region with a requirement for IBM.

1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Cognos
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) Finance

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Leader
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (25.00%) TM1 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cognos