The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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
South East / West Sussex
Rank 50 57 55
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2  
Contract jobs citing IBM 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.98% 1.57% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 3.97% 3.66% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 4
Median daily rate £400 £413 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +5.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £294 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £472 £412
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.93% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Sussex.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 252 246 268
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 49.90% 42.78% 51.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 124 163
Median daily rate £413 £366 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.62% -8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £266 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £510 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 12
Median hourly rate £27.50 £17.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.76% +15.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £15.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £27.50 £16.30
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 West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in West Sussex

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in West Sussex

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in West Sussex

IBM
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM within the West Sussex 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
Crawley +7 7 £400 -3.03% 1
IBM
South East

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) OpenText
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Maximo
2 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
2 4 (33.33%) AIX
2 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Documentum
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 3 (25.00%) HP
3 3 (25.00%) Content Management
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (25.00%) PMO
4 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 2 (16.67%) Change Control
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (16.67%) WSUS
4 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
4 2 (16.67%) iSeries
4 2 (16.67%) QA
4 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 2 (16.67%) Korn
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) XenApp
4 2 (16.67%) Management Information System

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (33.33%) Documentum
2 1 (8.33%) FileNet
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
1 1 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Back Office
2 1 (8.33%) Games
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Programme Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 3 (25.00%) IT Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) DB2 DBA
4 1 (8.33%) DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Integration Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) AS400
2 2 (16.67%) iSeries
2 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Online Games
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE
4 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (25.00%) Content Management
2 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Change Control
3 2 (16.67%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Resource Management
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Korn
1 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 2 (16.67%) PMP
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 1 (8.33%) NFS
2 1 (8.33%) VirtualBox
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (8.33%) vSphere
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (8.33%) Puppet
2 1 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) OpenText
2 3 (25.00%) HP
3 2 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (16.67%) Symantec
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Cognizant
4 1 (8.33%) EMC
4 1 (8.33%) Hitachi
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Tableau
4 1 (8.33%) Talend
4 1 (8.33%) Trillium
4 1 (8.33%) Vignette
4 1 (8.33%) Wyse