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 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 59 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 25 53 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.07% 4.11% 3.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.26% 23.66% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 27
Average daily rate
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£325 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £340 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £585 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £32.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.41% +9.16%
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
222 224 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.36% 17.38% 18.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 108 89
Average daily rate £328 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.65% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £190 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £475 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 13
Average hourly rate £26.00 £17.32 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.11% +28.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.14 £15.75 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £39.50 £19.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £16.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.23% -11.84%

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 June 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 June 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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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 -26 20 £338 -15.62% 1
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (33.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 20 (29.41%) UNIX
2 20 (29.41%) Finance
3 19 (27.94%) Java
4 16 (23.53%) DB2
4 16 (23.53%) IBM
5 15 (22.06%) Retail
6 14 (20.59%) Web Services
7 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
8 12 (17.65%) Analytics
8 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
9 11 (16.18%) J2EE
9 11 (16.18%) Windows
10 10 (14.71%) AIX
10 10 (14.71%) JSP
10 10 (14.71%) SOA
11 9 (13.24%) Oracle
11 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
11 9 (13.24%) CSS
11 9 (13.24%) HTML
11 9 (13.24%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (13.24%) Middleware
11 9 (13.24%) Spring
11 9 (13.24%) QA
12 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
12 8 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
12 8 (11.76%) Banking
12 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.76%) Mainframe
12 8 (11.76%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 23 (33.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (8.82%) Apache Solr
3 5 (7.35%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.41%) JBoss
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (1.47%) Commerce Server
7 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.47%) Apache
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Staffware
2 3 (4.41%) assyst
2 3 (4.41%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.35%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.35%) HTTP
3 4 (5.88%) Firewall
3 4 (5.88%) HTTPS
3 4 (5.88%) SSL
4 3 (4.41%) Intranet
4 3 (4.41%) Internet
4 3 (4.41%) LDAP
5 2 (2.94%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) DB2
2 7 (10.29%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.41%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Informix
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Introscope
2 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.47%) ProC
3 1 (1.47%) Ant
3 1 (1.47%) NetBeans
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
3 1 (1.47%) Maven
3 1 (1.47%) Hudson
3 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (29.41%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Retail
3 8 (11.76%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Automotive
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
5 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.94%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Architect
3 13 (19.12%) Analyst
4 9 (13.24%) Technical Architect
5 8 (11.76%) Java Developer
6 7 (10.29%) Support Analyst
6 7 (10.29%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (8.82%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.35%) WebSphere Specialist
9 4 (5.88%) WebSphere Administrator
9 4 (5.88%) Administrator
9 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
10 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (4.41%) Consultant
10 3 (4.41%) Team Leader
10 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Consultant
11 2 (2.94%) Technical Leader
11 2 (2.94%) TIBCO Analyst
11 2 (2.94%) TIBCO Support
11 2 (2.94%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (20.59%) Web Services
2 11 (16.18%) J2EE
3 10 (14.71%) JSP
4 9 (13.24%) CSS
4 9 (13.24%) HTML
4 9 (13.24%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (13.24%) Middleware
4 9 (13.24%) Spring
5 6 (8.82%) Ajax
5 6 (8.82%) SOAP
6 5 (7.35%) Struts
6 5 (7.35%) DHTML
7 4 (5.88%) JDBC
7 4 (5.88%) Hibernate
7 4 (5.88%) JNDI
8 3 (4.41%) SAML
8 3 (4.41%) Java EE
8 3 (4.41%) Dojo
9 2 (2.94%) REST
10 1 (1.47%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) Mainframe
1 8 (11.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (7.35%) Clustering
3 4 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.41%) IVR
4 3 (4.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.47%) HACMP
5 1 (1.47%) DataPower
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (29.41%) UNIX
2 11 (16.18%) Windows
3 10 (14.71%) AIX
4 8 (11.76%) Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Mentoring
2 12 (17.65%) Analytics
3 10 (14.71%) SOA
4 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
5 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (11.76%) ETL
5 8 (11.76%) OO
5 8 (11.76%) Unit Testing
6 7 (10.29%) Business Analytics
6 7 (10.29%) BPEL
7 5 (7.35%) OOD
7 5 (7.35%) Content Management
7 5 (7.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (7.35%) System Testing
7 5 (7.35%) Time Management
7 5 (7.35%) B2B
7 5 (7.35%) B2C
7 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.35%) SEO
8 4 (5.88%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.94%) Java
2 12 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 8 (11.76%) SQL
4 5 (7.35%) Python
4 5 (7.35%) Jython
5 4 (5.88%) Korn
5 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.94%) COBOL
6 2 (2.94%) JCL
6 2 (2.94%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) C
7 1 (1.47%) C++
7 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.24%) QA
2 3 (4.41%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (1.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) IBM
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 5 (7.35%) Remedy
3 5 (7.35%) Google
3 5 (7.35%) Coremetrics
3 5 (7.35%) PayPal
4 4 (5.88%) Business Objects
4 4 (5.88%) SAP
5 3 (4.41%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
7 1 (1.47%) CA
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat