The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 51 64 46
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 24 29 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.67% 2.15% 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.81% 11.93% 17.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 16
Median daily rate £400 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £479 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
WebSphere
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
162 243 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.04% 18.03% 17.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 133 116
Median daily rate £400 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £16.14
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -25.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.20 £15.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.30 £16.21 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Buckinghamshire region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Buckinghamshire region.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Milton Keynes +14 21 £400 +6.66% 2
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 43 (66.15%) IBM
2 39 (60.00%) Java
3 28 (43.08%) J2EE
4 25 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
5 23 (35.38%) SOAP
6 20 (30.77%) Finance
6 20 (30.77%) XML
7 18 (27.69%) Web Services
8 17 (26.15%) SSL
9 14 (21.54%) WebSphere Application Server
9 14 (21.54%) HTTP
10 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
10 13 (20.00%) DB2
10 13 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
11 12 (18.46%) CA Wily
11 12 (18.46%) Linux
12 11 (16.92%) JDBC
12 11 (16.92%) Unix
12 11 (16.92%) Python
12 11 (16.92%) SOA
12 11 (16.92%) Clustering
12 11 (16.92%) Jython
12 11 (16.92%) JNDI
12 11 (16.92%) Bash Shell
12 11 (16.92%) High Availability
12 11 (16.92%) Korn
12 11 (16.92%) Garbage Collection
13 10 (15.38%) DataPower
13 10 (15.38%) Banking
13 10 (15.38%) Migration

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 14 (21.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (7.69%) IIS
3 4 (6.15%) Apache
4 3 (4.62%) MQSeries
4 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.08%) JBoss
6 1 (1.54%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.62%) Staffware
2 2 (3.08%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (3.08%) Primavera
3 1 (1.54%) Maximo
3 1 (1.54%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) IBM Cloud
1 1 (1.54%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 17 (26.15%) SSL
2 14 (21.54%) HTTP
3 6 (9.23%) Internet
3 6 (9.23%) Intranet
4 5 (7.69%) HTTPS
5 4 (6.15%) LDAP
5 4 (6.15%) SMTP
5 4 (6.15%) WEP
6 3 (4.62%) FTP
6 3 (4.62%) WinSCP
7 2 (3.08%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.54%) ATM
8 1 (1.54%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.00%) DB2
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 5 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Introscope
1 6 (9.23%) JUnit
2 3 (4.62%) XMLSpy
3 2 (3.08%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.54%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 10 (15.38%) Banking
3 5 (7.69%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.54%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.54%) Automotive
4 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.85%) Developer
2 9 (13.85%) Administrator
2 9 (13.85%) WebSphere Administrator
3 7 (10.77%) Architect
3 7 (10.77%) Consultant
3 7 (10.77%) Designer
4 6 (9.23%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 5 (7.69%) Analyst
5 5 (7.69%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Middleware Developer
6 4 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.08%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.08%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Programmer
8 2 (3.08%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.08%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (43.08%) J2EE
2 25 (38.46%) WebSphere MQ
3 23 (35.38%) SOAP
4 20 (30.77%) XML
5 18 (27.69%) Web Services
6 13 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
7 11 (16.92%) JDBC
7 11 (16.92%) JNDI
8 10 (15.38%) Middleware
9 9 (13.85%) CSS
9 9 (13.85%) HTML
10 8 (12.31%) JSP
10 8 (12.31%) REST
10 8 (12.31%) XSLT
11 7 (10.77%) JSON
11 7 (10.77%) XSD
12 6 (9.23%) HTML5
12 6 (9.23%) JMS
12 6 (9.23%) Servlets
13 5 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) Clustering
2 10 (15.38%) DataPower
3 5 (7.69%) Mainframe
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile Banking
5 3 (4.62%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (4.62%) Online Banking
6 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.54%) IVR
6 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.46%) Linux
2 11 (16.92%) Unix
3 7 (10.77%) Windows
4 5 (7.69%) zOS
5 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (16.92%) Garbage Collection
1 11 (16.92%) High Availability
1 11 (16.92%) SOA
2 10 (15.38%) Migration
3 6 (9.23%) ITIL
4 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (7.69%) Project Management
4 5 (7.69%) Web Development
5 4 (6.15%) DevOps
5 4 (6.15%) Security Operations
5 4 (6.15%) Technical Analysis
5 4 (6.15%) UML
5 4 (6.15%) Workflow
6 3 (4.62%) Asset Management
6 3 (4.62%) Change Management
6 3 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.62%) EAI
6 3 (4.62%) IT Asset Management
6 3 (4.62%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.62%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (60.00%) Java
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 11 (16.92%) Bash Shell
3 11 (16.92%) Jython
3 11 (16.92%) Korn
3 11 (16.92%) Python
4 10 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (6.15%) C#
5 4 (6.15%) PHP
5 4 (6.15%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.15%) VB
6 3 (4.62%) COBOL
7 1 (1.54%) C
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) SC Cleared
1 7 (10.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.62%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) CA Wily
2 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (4.62%) Nagios
3 1 (1.54%) Control-M
3 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.54%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (66.15%) IBM
2 10 (15.38%) Oracle
3 5 (7.69%) Remedy
3 5 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 2 (3.08%) Citrix
4 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.54%) CA
5 1 (1.54%) FatWire
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