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 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 37 44 45
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 41 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.17% 3.66% 3.49%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.81% 18.33% 20.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 20 16
Median daily rate £400 £325 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -15.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.87% +1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -4.76%
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
188 240 213
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.13% 19.98% 16.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 122 89
Median daily rate £415 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £248 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 9
Median hourly rate £15.25 £26.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.34% +65.07%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.63 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.87% +14.28%

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 May 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 May 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 +9 33 £400 +23.07% 1
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 51 (65.38%) Java
2 46 (58.97%) IBM
3 31 (39.74%) Finance
4 27 (34.62%) Banking
5 25 (32.05%) J2EE
5 25 (32.05%) SOAP
6 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
7 22 (28.21%) XML
8 20 (25.64%) Unix
9 19 (24.36%) CSS
9 19 (24.36%) HTML
9 19 (24.36%) WebSphere MQ
10 17 (21.79%) SQL
11 16 (20.51%) jQuery
12 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (19.23%) HTML5
13 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
13 14 (17.95%) Linux
13 14 (17.95%) Apache
13 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
14 13 (16.67%) IIS
14 13 (16.67%) Middleware
15 12 (15.38%) Project Management
15 12 (15.38%) C#
15 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
15 12 (15.38%) SSL
15 12 (15.38%) Web Development
16 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
16 11 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 11 (14.10%) Laravel

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 (17.95%) Apache
2 13 (16.67%) IIS
3 11 (14.10%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (5.13%) MQSeries
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.56%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.56%) JBoss
6 2 (2.56%) Node.js
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 11 (14.10%) MS Office
3 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.28%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Staffware
2 2 (2.56%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (1.28%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.38%) SSL
2 11 (14.10%) LDAP
2 11 (14.10%) SMTP
3 9 (11.54%) HTTP
3 9 (11.54%) Internet
4 7 (8.97%) WEP
5 6 (7.69%) ATM
6 5 (6.41%) Intranet
7 4 (5.13%) HTTPS
8 3 (3.85%) FTP
8 3 (3.85%) WinSCP
9 2 (2.56%) DNS
10 1 (1.28%) Firewall
10 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) DB2
1 11 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.28%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.28%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.28%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.28%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.41%) Introscope
2 3 (3.85%) XMLSpy
3 2 (2.56%) Ant
3 2 (2.56%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.56%) JUnit
General
1 31 (39.74%) Finance
2 27 (34.62%) Banking
3 10 (12.82%) Spanish Language
4 5 (6.41%) Retail
5 2 (2.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (46.15%) Developer
2 8 (10.26%) Consultant
2 8 (10.26%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.97%) Architect
3 7 (8.97%) Designer
4 6 (7.69%) Administrator
4 6 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 6 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Analyst
5 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 5 (6.41%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.13%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Applications Support
7 3 (3.85%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (3.85%) Support Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (32.05%) J2EE
1 25 (32.05%) SOAP
2 22 (28.21%) XML
3 19 (24.36%) CSS
3 19 (24.36%) HTML
3 19 (24.36%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (20.51%) jQuery
5 15 (19.23%) HTML5
6 14 (17.95%) AngularJS
7 13 (16.67%) Middleware
8 11 (14.10%) .NET
8 11 (14.10%) Laravel
8 11 (14.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 9 (11.54%) IBM Integration Bus
9 9 (11.54%) Spring
10 8 (10.26%) JSON
10 8 (10.26%) JSP
10 8 (10.26%) REST
10 8 (10.26%) Web Services
10 8 (10.26%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) DataPower
2 7 (8.97%) Mainframe
3 6 (7.69%) Clustering
3 6 (7.69%) Mobile Banking
4 4 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.13%) Online Banking
4 4 (5.13%) User Experience
5 3 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (2.56%) W3C
7 1 (1.28%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 20 (25.64%) Unix
2 14 (17.95%) Linux
3 11 (14.10%) zOS
4 8 (10.26%) Windows
5 2 (2.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (15.38%) Project Management
2 12 (15.38%) Web Development
3 11 (14.10%) DevOps
3 11 (14.10%) Migration
3 11 (14.10%) Security Operations
3 11 (14.10%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (14.10%) Workflow
4 10 (12.82%) SOA
5 8 (10.26%) ITIL
6 6 (7.69%) Change Management
6 6 (7.69%) Garbage Collection
6 6 (7.69%) High Availability
6 6 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.41%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.41%) eTOM
7 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
7 5 (6.41%) IT Asset Management
7 5 (6.41%) TOGAF
8 4 (5.13%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 51 (65.38%) Java
2 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
3 17 (21.79%) SQL
4 12 (15.38%) C#
5 11 (14.10%) PHP
5 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
5 11 (14.10%) VB
6 8 (10.26%) COBOL
7 6 (7.69%) Bash Shell
7 6 (7.69%) Jython
7 6 (7.69%) Korn
7 6 (7.69%) Python
8 1 (1.28%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (7.69%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) WCAG
2 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 12 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (8.97%) CA Wily
2 3 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (3.85%) Nagios
3 1 (1.28%) Control-M
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (58.97%) IBM
2 5 (6.41%) Remedy
3 4 (5.13%) Oracle
4 3 (3.85%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.28%) CA
6 1 (1.28%) FatWire
6 1 (1.28%) ILOG