The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
West Midlands / Warwickshire
Rank 28 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing IBM 13 15 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.77% 4.62% 4.31%
As % of the Vendors category 9.49% 12.50% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 7
Median daily rate £413 £480 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.06% +47.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £393 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £518 £355
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.74 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £42.25 £28.25
% change year-on-year -11.24% +49.55%  

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 Warwickshire.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
Warwickshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 137 120 173
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 39.71% 36.92% 49.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 57 86
Median daily rate £400 £416 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.73% +27.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £250 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 36
Median hourly rate £23.00 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.31 £14.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.27 £26.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year -17.50% +16.89%  

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Warwickshire 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 Warwickshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Warwickshire

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Warwickshire over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Warwickshire

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Warwickshire

IBM
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Atherstone -4 4 £450 -8.16% 1
Warwick -1 3 £438 -25.97%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 2 £344 - 1
IBM
West Midlands

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for IBM.

1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) Liferay
3 8 (28.57%) Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Change Management
4 7 (25.00%) Migration
5 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
5 6 (21.43%) Spring
5 6 (21.43%) AOP
5 6 (21.43%) Velocity
5 6 (21.43%) SAN
5 6 (21.43%) SAP
5 6 (21.43%) Struts
5 6 (21.43%) J2EE
5 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
5 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (17.86%) SLA
6 5 (17.86%) HP
6 5 (17.86%) Dell
6 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (17.86%) Degree
6 5 (17.86%) VMware
7 4 (14.29%) Electronics
7 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
7 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
7 4 (14.29%) Network Security
7 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
7 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 4 (14.29%) EMC

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 9 (32.14%) Liferay
2 1 (3.57%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) SAS
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Maximo
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) SAN
2 4 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (3.57%) Data Lake
2 1 (3.57%) Data Mart
2 1 (3.57%) DataStage
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (3.57%) Informix
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (3.57%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (14.29%) Electronics
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.57%) Automotive
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Dutch Language
3 1 (3.57%) French Language
3 1 (3.57%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Security Consultant
5 4 (14.29%) Asset Management Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Security Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Software Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Maximo Consultant
7 2 (7.14%) AIX Specialist
7 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.14%) Unix Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Data Centre Architect
8 1 (3.57%) DataStage ETL Developer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support
8 1 (3.57%) Storage Architect
8 1 (3.57%) VMware Specialist
8 1 (3.57%) Wintel Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) Hibernate
1 6 (21.43%) J2EE
1 6 (21.43%) Spring
1 6 (21.43%) Struts
1 6 (21.43%) Velocity
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (3.57%) AS400
4 1 (3.57%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.57%) DataPower
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) HP Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) AIX
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Change Management
1 7 (25.00%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) AOP
2 6 (21.43%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (14.29%) Asset Management
3 4 (14.29%) Escalation Management
3 4 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 4 (14.29%) Software Asset Management
4 3 (10.71%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (10.71%) Software Optimisation
4 3 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.14%) Product Management
5 2 (7.14%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Trend Analysis
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) C
3 1 (3.57%) Java
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Basel II
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) SRDF
3 2 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.57%) NFS
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Netcool
2 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (7.14%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) SAP
3 5 (17.86%) Dell
3 5 (17.86%) HP
3 5 (17.86%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) EMC
5 3 (10.71%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 2 (7.14%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) arcserve
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) Informatica
7 1 (3.57%) Intel
7 1 (3.57%) MuleSoft
7 1 (3.57%) Netezza
7 1 (3.57%) QNX
7 1 (3.57%) Teradata
7 1 (3.57%) Veritas