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 23 June 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
West Midlands / Warwickshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 27 14
Rank change year-on-year +12 -13  
Contract jobs citing IBM 18 14 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 6.32% 2.89% 5.61%
As % of the Vendors category 12.50% 6.73% 11.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 10
Median daily rate £475 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £418 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £564 £539 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £401
% change year-on-year - -0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £28.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -28.94% -24.00%  

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 144 208 159
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 50.53% 42.89% 49.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 108 78
Median daily rate £396 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £361
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 10
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.96 £13.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.44% +28.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £25.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

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 23 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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
Warwick +7 12 £475 +2.70%
IBM
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 12 (38.71%) Change Management
3 10 (32.26%) AIX
3 10 (32.26%) AppScan
3 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
3 10 (32.26%) Oracle Utilities
3 10 (32.26%) Server Hardening
4 9 (29.03%) Liferay
4 9 (29.03%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Migration
5 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (25.81%) LDAP
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
5 8 (25.81%) Black Duck
6 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (19.35%) SLA
6 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.13%) SAP
7 5 (16.13%) Netcool
7 5 (16.13%) Maximo
7 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
7 5 (16.13%) Degree
7 5 (16.13%) Task Automation
7 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
7 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (16.13%) IBM SmartCloud
8 4 (12.90%) Escalation Management
8 4 (12.90%) Software Asset Management
8 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree

IBM
Co-occurring 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 (29.03%) Liferay
2 4 (12.90%) WebSphere
3 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) SAS
Business Applications
1 10 (32.26%) Oracle Utilities
2 5 (16.13%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Bluemix
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) LDAP
2 4 (12.90%) Network Security
2 4 (12.90%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.23%) Data Lake
3 1 (3.23%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.23%) DataStage
3 1 (3.23%) DB2
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.23%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Informix
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (32.26%) AppScan
2 8 (25.81%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.23%) JSUnit
3 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (12.90%) Electronics
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Automotive
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Consultant
2 11 (35.48%) Security Consultant
3 8 (25.81%) Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Maximo Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Technical Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Asset Management Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Software Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Security Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Data Centre Architect
7 1 (3.23%) DataStage Developer
7 1 (3.23%) ETL Developer
7 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Lead Security Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Security Manager
7 1 (3.23%) Storage Architect
7 1 (3.23%) Wintel Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (3.23%) CSS
1 1 (3.23%) LESS
1 1 (3.23%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science
3 3 (9.68%) Taxonomies
4 2 (6.45%) CLARiiON
4 2 (6.45%) Symmetrix DMX
5 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
5 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (32.26%) AIX
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 2 (6.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Change Management
2 10 (32.26%) Penetration Testing
2 10 (32.26%) Server Hardening
3 9 (29.03%) Migration
4 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (16.13%) Task Automation
7 4 (12.90%) Asset Management
7 4 (12.90%) Escalation Management
7 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (12.90%) ITIL
7 4 (12.90%) Problem Management
7 4 (12.90%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (9.68%) Content Management
8 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (9.68%) Metadata Management
8 3 (9.68%) Ontologies
8 3 (9.68%) Software Optimisation
8 3 (9.68%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.45%) SRDF
1 2 (6.45%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 5 (16.13%) Netcool
2 1 (3.23%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Oracle
2 8 (25.81%) Black Duck
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.13%) SAP
5 4 (12.90%) Dell
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.45%) Brocade
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) VMware
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) Cognos
8 1 (3.23%) Informatica
8 1 (3.23%) Netezza
8 1 (3.23%) QNX
8 1 (3.23%) Teradata
8 1 (3.23%) Veritas