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 26 November 2014 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 76 55 48
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 20 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.97% 1.91% 2.24%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.74% 14.08% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 9
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£425 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £305 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £475 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.13 £10.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+261.25% -70.58%
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
178 142 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 14.40% 13.59% 14.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 60 41
Average daily rate £350 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £150 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £467 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 8
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.15 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.29 £14.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+6.41% -9.73%

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 26 November 2014.

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 26 November 2014. 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 -18 9 £388 -18.42% 3
Marlow - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 17 (36.17%) Java
2 16 (34.04%) IBM
3 15 (31.91%) HTML
4 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
5 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
6 12 (25.53%) Finance
6 12 (25.53%) Retail
7 11 (23.40%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (19.15%) Oracle
8 9 (19.15%) N-Tier
8 9 (19.15%) UNIX
8 9 (19.15%) Objective-C
8 9 (19.15%) Dojo
9 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
10 6 (12.77%) Worklight
10 6 (12.77%) DB2
11 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
11 5 (10.64%) Java EE
12 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Portal
12 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
12 4 (8.51%) J2EE
12 4 (8.51%) Perl
12 4 (8.51%) Windows
12 4 (8.51%) AIX
12 4 (8.51%) XML
12 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
12 4 (8.51%) SOA
12 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 5 (10.64%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (6.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) SSL
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) DB2
2 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Toad
2 1 (2.13%) PVCS
2 1 (2.13%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.13%) ProC
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
1 12 (25.53%) Retail
2 5 (10.64%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.38%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Spanish Language
4 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Technical Architect
2 10 (21.28%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (19.15%) Developer
3 9 (19.15%) Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.64%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Developer
7 3 (6.38%) WebSphere Architect
7 3 (6.38%) Deployment Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 2 (4.26%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
8 2 (4.26%) Applications Architect
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 2 (4.26%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.26%) E-Commerce Manager
9 1 (2.13%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.91%) HTML
2 11 (23.40%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (19.15%) Dojo
4 6 (12.77%) Worklight
5 5 (10.64%) Java EE
6 4 (8.51%) J2EE
6 4 (8.51%) XML
7 3 (6.38%) XSLT
8 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 2 (4.26%) Middleware
8 2 (4.26%) Web Services
8 2 (4.26%) JMS
9 1 (2.13%) CSS
9 1 (2.13%) JDBC
9 1 (2.13%) .NET
9 1 (2.13%) JAAS
9 1 (2.13%) Java SE
9 1 (2.13%) Ajax
9 1 (2.13%) Spring
9 1 (2.13%) JTA
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) N-Tier
2 8 (17.02%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Mainframe
5 2 (4.26%) PMI
6 1 (2.13%) Cryptography
6 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.13%) DataPower
6 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.15%) UNIX
2 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) AIX
3 3 (6.38%) zOS
3 3 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
5 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.13%) Android
5 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (8.51%) Data Modelling
2 4 (8.51%) SOA
3 3 (6.38%) Mentoring
3 3 (6.38%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.26%) Time Management
4 2 (4.26%) Scrum
4 2 (4.26%) Project Planning
4 2 (4.26%) Project Management
4 2 (4.26%) ITIL
5 1 (2.13%) ETL
5 1 (2.13%) UML
5 1 (2.13%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.13%) eTOM
5 1 (2.13%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.13%) Content Management
5 1 (2.13%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (36.17%) Java
2 13 (27.66%) JavaScript
3 9 (19.15%) Objective-C
4 4 (8.51%) Perl
5 3 (6.38%) AWK
6 2 (4.26%) SQL
7 1 (2.13%) C
7 1 (2.13%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) COBOL
7 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) ISEB
2 2 (4.26%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.38%) Netcool
2 3 (6.38%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) IBM
2 9 (19.15%) Oracle
3 3 (6.38%) Cognos
3 3 (6.38%) ILOG
3 3 (6.38%) Lotus
4 1 (2.13%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.13%) SAP
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.13%) Informatica
4 1 (2.13%) Remedy
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