The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 63 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 23 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.02% 3.34% 1.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.00% 21.52% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 10
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£344 £463 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.67% +27.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £555 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £406 £389
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £27.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+42.72% -32.51%
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
209 158 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.33% 15.51% 16.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 47
Average daily rate £350 £375 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £221 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -25 15 £344 -27.63% 1
Amersham - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 17 (45.95%) Oracle
3 13 (35.14%) IBM
3 13 (35.14%) Finance
4 11 (29.73%) UNIX
5 10 (27.03%) HTML
6 8 (21.62%) Windows
6 8 (21.62%) Mainframe
6 8 (21.62%) ETL
6 8 (21.62%) Banking
7 7 (18.92%) Java EE
7 7 (18.92%) Analytics
8 6 (16.22%) Business Analytics
8 6 (16.22%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (16.22%) BPEL
8 6 (16.22%) J2EE
8 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
9 5 (13.51%) JSP
9 5 (13.51%) XML
9 5 (13.51%) Spring
10 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (10.81%) HTML5
10 4 (10.81%) Struts
10 4 (10.81%) MySQL
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) DB2
10 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
10 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
10 4 (10.81%) Middleware

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal
2 1 (2.70%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) DB2
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Toad
1 2 (5.41%) ProC
2 1 (2.70%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.70%) PVCS
2 1 (2.70%) Ant
2 1 (2.70%) JUnit
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 8 (21.62%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Spanish Language
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Automotive
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Developer
2 12 (32.43%) Architect
3 8 (21.62%) Technical Architect
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.11%) Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) Software Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Portal Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Mobile Solutions Architect
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX Developer
8 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Portal Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Deployment Analyst
8 1 (2.70%) UNIX Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) Java EE
3 6 (16.22%) J2EE
4 5 (13.51%) JSP
4 5 (13.51%) XML
4 5 (13.51%) Spring
5 4 (10.81%) HTML5
5 4 (10.81%) Struts
5 4 (10.81%) Middleware
6 3 (8.11%) JMS
7 2 (5.41%) Ajax
7 2 (5.41%) JDBC
7 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.70%) JAAS
8 1 (2.70%) EJB
8 1 (2.70%) CSS
8 1 (2.70%) Web Services
8 1 (2.70%) Servlets
8 1 (2.70%) Oracle Fusion
8 1 (2.70%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Mainframe
2 6 (16.22%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) DataPower
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 11 (29.73%) UNIX
2 8 (21.62%) Windows
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (8.11%) Linux
5 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.62%) ETL
2 7 (18.92%) Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) Business Analytics
3 6 (16.22%) BPEL
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.81%) Data Modelling
4 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.11%) SOA
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum
6 2 (5.41%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.70%) UML
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) eTOM
7 1 (2.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) Shell Script
2 3 (8.11%) C++
2 3 (8.11%) Perl
2 3 (8.11%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) AWK
3 2 (5.41%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) C
4 1 (2.70%) COBOL
4 1 (2.70%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) ISEB
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) Control-M
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
2 13 (35.14%) IBM
3 3 (8.11%) Lotus
3 3 (8.11%) Cognos
4 2 (5.41%) Business Objects
4 2 (5.41%) Remedy
5 1 (2.70%) Informatica
5 1 (2.70%) ILOG
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