Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 83 58
Rank change year-on-year +5 -25 0
Contract jobs citing IBM 15 6 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.43% 0.47% 2.58%
As % of the Vendors category 3.44% 1.10% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 29
West Sussex median daily rate £388 £407 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.79% -1.33% -34.00%
10th Percentile £330 £404 £355
90th Percentile £438 £411 £533
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £424
% change year-on-year - +0.29% +9.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £45.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -45.05% +102.22% +4.65%

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 West Sussex.

All Vendors
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 436 544 533
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 41.56% 42.94% 43.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 283 302
West Sussex median daily rate £403 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.33% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £150 £240 £238
90th Percentile £569 £501 £537
South East median daily rate £418 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +4.38% +2.56% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 27 30
West Sussex median hourly rate £17.50 £21.16 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.28% +28.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £14.20 £10.28 £11.03
90th Percentile £25.75 £44.50 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year +7.81% -14.35% +20.52%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crawley +10 14 £388 -
Gatwick +8 1 £525 +28.99%
IBM
South East

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 West Sussex region with a requirement for IBM.

1 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 11 (73.33%) Content Management
2 11 (73.33%) Maximo
2 11 (73.33%) OpenText
2 11 (73.33%) Documentum
3 10 (66.67%) Migration
4 8 (53.33%) ETL
4 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
5 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) Degree
6 6 (40.00%) SDLC
7 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
7 5 (33.33%) HP
8 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) Cisco
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
8 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (26.67%) QA
9 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
9 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
9 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
9 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
9 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
9 3 (20.00%) Change Management
9 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
9 3 (20.00%) Application Rationalisation

IBM
Co-occurring 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 11 (73.33%) Documentum
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Project
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Back Office
2 2 (13.33%) Games
2 2 (13.33%) Online Betting
2 2 (13.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Data Migration Lead
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) AIX Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) AIX Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Software Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 4 (26.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (13.33%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (13.33%) Online Games
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) AIX
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (13.33%) Unix
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
1 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Asset Management
2 11 (73.33%) Content Management
3 10 (66.67%) Migration
4 8 (53.33%) Data Migration
4 8 (53.33%) ETL
5 7 (46.67%) ITIL
6 6 (40.00%) SDLC
7 4 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (20.00%) Application Rationalisation
8 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
8 3 (20.00%) Change Management
8 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Content Management
8 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
8 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
9 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (13.33%) Integration Testing
9 2 (13.33%) Release Management
10 1 (6.67%) Document Management
10 1 (6.67%) Innovative Thinking
10 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) Korn
1 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
1 2 (13.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (13.33%) XenApp
1 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) OpenText
2 5 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (13.33%) VMware