Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 42 53
Rank change year-on-year +19 +11 -9
Contract jobs citing IBM 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.27% 1.39% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 7.63% 3.19% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Warrington median daily rate £400 £428 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.43% +7.55% +32.50%
10th Percentile £338 £351 £386
90th Percentile £463 £482 £409
Cheshire median daily rate £425 £388 £438
% change year-on-year +9.68% -11.43% +1.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Warrington median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year +20.00% -8.04% -

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 Warrington.

All Vendors
Warrington
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 118 188 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warrington 42.91% 43.42% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 124 116
Warrington median daily rate £375 £420 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.71% -8.20% +14.38%
10th Percentile £150 £149 £241
90th Percentile £675 £625 £661
Cheshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 4
Warrington median hourly rate £12.50 £11.75 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% -31.88% +15.00%
10th Percentile £8.38 £10.50 £16.48
90th Percentile £30.30 £13.75 £18.38
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.93 £15.06
% change year-on-year -18.39% +5.79% -8.49%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 Warrington region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos TM1
2 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 4 (44.44%) Budgeting and Forecasting
2 4 (44.44%) Cognos
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SCOM
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (11.11%) Remedy
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
4 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016

IBM
Co-occurring 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 4 (44.44%) Cognos TM1
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) TM1 Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Cognos Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Senior DBA
2 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
2 1 (11.11%) TM1 Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (88.89%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (44.44%) Data Structures
3 1 (11.11%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Budgeting and Forecasting
1 4 (44.44%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Cognos
1 4 (44.44%) HP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Remedy