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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 42 63 39
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -24
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 36 25 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.73% 2.07% 4.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.85% 11.79% 23.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 27
Median daily rate £355 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.23% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £260 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £490 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.41%
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
191 212 224
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.81% 17.54% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 110 109
Median daily rate £400 £325 £357
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -8.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 7
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £17.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +50.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +19 27 £378 +11.85% 1
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 56 (67.47%) Java
2 47 (56.63%) IBM
3 32 (38.55%) Finance
4 30 (36.14%) J2EE
5 27 (32.53%) XML
6 25 (30.12%) SOAP
6 25 (30.12%) Banking
7 22 (26.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
9 18 (21.69%) SQL
9 18 (21.69%) Unix
9 18 (21.69%) Middleware
10 15 (18.07%) CSS
10 15 (18.07%) HTML
11 14 (16.87%) DB2
11 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
12 13 (15.66%) Linux
12 13 (15.66%) SOA
12 13 (15.66%) SSL
12 13 (15.66%) Web Services
12 13 (15.66%) IBM Integration Bus
12 13 (15.66%) HTML5
13 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
13 12 (14.46%) jQuery
13 12 (14.46%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
13 12 (14.46%) C#
13 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
13 12 (14.46%) Project Management
14 11 (13.25%) Workflow

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 12 (14.46%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (13.25%) Apache
2 11 (13.25%) IIS
3 4 (4.82%) MQSeries
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.41%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.41%) JBoss
6 1 (1.20%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Staffware
2 2 (2.41%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.41%) Primavera
3 1 (1.20%) Maximo
3 1 (1.20%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (15.66%) SSL
2 11 (13.25%) LDAP
2 11 (13.25%) SMTP
3 10 (12.05%) HTTP
4 8 (9.64%) Internet
5 7 (8.43%) Intranet
5 7 (8.43%) WEP
6 5 (6.02%) ATM
7 4 (4.82%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.61%) FTP
8 3 (3.61%) WinSCP
9 1 (1.20%) Firewall
9 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.87%) DB2
2 12 (14.46%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.20%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (7.23%) JUnit
2 5 (6.02%) Introscope
3 3 (3.61%) XMLSpy
4 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
General
1 32 (38.55%) Finance
2 25 (30.12%) Banking
3 9 (10.84%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.20%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.20%) Automotive
4 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Developer
2 11 (13.25%) Architect
3 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
4 7 (8.43%) Administrator
4 7 (8.43%) Designer
4 7 (8.43%) WebSphere Administrator
5 6 (7.23%) Analyst
5 6 (7.23%) Consultant
5 6 (7.23%) Team Leader
6 5 (6.02%) Network Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (4.82%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.82%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
8 3 (3.61%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Support Team Leader
8 3 (3.61%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (36.14%) J2EE
2 27 (32.53%) XML
3 25 (30.12%) SOAP
4 22 (26.51%) WebSphere MQ
5 18 (21.69%) Middleware
6 15 (18.07%) CSS
6 15 (18.07%) HTML
7 13 (15.66%) HTML5
7 13 (15.66%) IBM Integration Bus
7 13 (15.66%) Web Services
8 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
8 12 (14.46%) jQuery
9 11 (13.25%) .NET
9 11 (13.25%) Laravel
9 11 (13.25%) Spring
9 11 (13.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (9.64%) JSP
10 8 (9.64%) Servlets
10 8 (9.64%) XSLT
11 7 (8.43%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) DataPower
2 8 (9.64%) Mainframe
3 7 (8.43%) Clustering
4 6 (7.23%) Mobile Banking
5 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (4.82%) Online Banking
6 3 (3.61%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (1.20%) IVR
7 1 (1.20%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Unix
2 13 (15.66%) Linux
3 11 (13.25%) zOS
4 7 (8.43%) Windows
5 2 (2.41%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (15.66%) SOA
2 12 (14.46%) Project Management
3 11 (13.25%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (13.25%) DevOps
3 11 (13.25%) Security Operations
3 11 (13.25%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (13.25%) Web Development
3 11 (13.25%) Workflow
4 10 (12.05%) Migration
5 9 (10.84%) ITIL
6 7 (8.43%) Garbage Collection
6 7 (8.43%) High Availability
7 6 (7.23%) Change Management
7 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
8 5 (6.02%) Asset Management
8 5 (6.02%) eTOM
8 5 (6.02%) IT Asset Management
8 5 (6.02%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.02%) UML
9 4 (4.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (67.47%) Java
2 20 (24.10%) JavaScript
3 18 (21.69%) SQL
4 12 (14.46%) C#
5 11 (13.25%) PHP
5 11 (13.25%) PowerShell
5 11 (13.25%) VB
6 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
6 7 (8.43%) COBOL
6 7 (8.43%) Jython
6 7 (8.43%) Korn
6 7 (8.43%) Python
7 1 (1.20%) C
7 1 (1.20%) Scala
Qualifications
1 7 (8.43%) SC Cleared
1 7 (8.43%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 12 (14.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (9.64%) CA Wily
2 3 (3.61%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.61%) Nagios
3 1 (1.20%) Control-M
3 1 (1.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (56.63%) IBM
2 10 (12.05%) Oracle
3 6 (7.23%) TIBCO
4 5 (6.02%) Remedy
5 2 (2.41%) Citrix
5 2 (2.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.20%) CA
6 1 (1.20%) FatWire
6 1 (1.20%) ILOG