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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 43 43 54
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 43 40 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.55% 3.63% 1.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.46% 17.94% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 13 10
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£325 £475 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £430 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £620 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
- +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 - £26.25
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
221 223 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 18.23% 20.25% 18.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 94 83
Average daily rate £363 £380 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +38.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £217 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.14 £15.35 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.14% -0.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.16 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.26 £15.97 £38.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

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 March 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 March 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 -9 28 £325 -35.00% 2
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 25 (39.68%) Java
2 22 (34.92%) UNIX
3 19 (30.16%) Oracle
4 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
4 16 (25.40%) Finance
5 15 (23.81%) IBM
6 14 (22.22%) Windows
7 13 (20.63%) HTML
8 12 (19.05%) Retail
9 11 (17.46%) Middleware
9 11 (17.46%) JSP
10 10 (15.87%) Web Services
10 10 (15.87%) J2EE
10 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
11 9 (14.29%) Analytics
11 9 (14.29%) Java EE
11 9 (14.29%) DB2
11 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (14.29%) Banking
11 9 (14.29%) Spring
12 8 (12.70%) SQL
12 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
12 8 (12.70%) ETL
13 7 (11.11%) SOA
13 7 (11.11%) Linux
13 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
13 7 (11.11%) BPEL
13 7 (11.11%) Mainframe
13 7 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
13 7 (11.11%) Relational Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 16 (25.40%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (7.94%) Apache Solr
3 4 (6.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.76%) JBoss
5 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (1.59%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) assyst
2 1 (1.59%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.94%) HTTP
3 4 (6.35%) Firewall
3 4 (6.35%) HTTPS
3 4 (6.35%) SSL
4 2 (3.17%) X.500
4 2 (3.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.29%) DB2
2 7 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.17%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Introscope
2 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.17%) Toad
3 2 (3.17%) ProC
3 2 (3.17%) Ant
4 1 (1.59%) JUnit
4 1 (1.59%) PVCS
4 1 (1.59%) NetBeans
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
4 1 (1.59%) Maven
4 1 (1.59%) Hudson
4 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (25.40%) Finance
2 12 (19.05%) Retail
3 9 (14.29%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Developer
2 16 (25.40%) Architect
3 9 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Analyst
5 6 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.52%) WebSphere Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Administrator
6 4 (6.35%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Specialist
7 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Consultant
7 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Digital Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.17%) Technical Leader
8 2 (3.17%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.17%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.63%) HTML
2 11 (17.46%) JSP
2 11 (17.46%) Middleware
3 10 (15.87%) Web Services
3 10 (15.87%) J2EE
4 9 (14.29%) Spring
4 9 (14.29%) Java EE
5 6 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (9.52%) CSS
5 6 (9.52%) JDBC
5 6 (9.52%) SOAP
5 6 (9.52%) Struts
5 6 (9.52%) XML
6 5 (7.94%) JNDI
6 5 (7.94%) HTML5
7 4 (6.35%) Ajax
7 4 (6.35%) Hibernate
8 3 (4.76%) JMS
8 3 (4.76%) SAML
9 2 (3.17%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 7 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 5 (7.94%) Clustering
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.59%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (34.92%) UNIX
2 14 (22.22%) Windows
3 7 (11.11%) Linux
4 6 (9.52%) AIX
5 5 (7.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Mentoring
2 9 (14.29%) Analytics
2 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.70%) ETL
4 7 (11.11%) SOA
4 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.11%) BPEL
4 7 (11.11%) Business Analytics
5 6 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.94%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.35%) OO
7 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
7 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
7 4 (6.35%) Time Management
7 4 (6.35%) High Availability
8 3 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) Scrum
8 3 (4.76%) EAI
9 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 25 (39.68%) Java
2 8 (12.70%) JavaScript
2 8 (12.70%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) Python
3 5 (7.94%) Jython
4 4 (6.35%) Korn
4 4 (6.35%) Bash Shell
5 3 (4.76%) C++
5 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.76%) AWK
5 3 (4.76%) Perl
5 3 (4.76%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.17%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
2 2 (3.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (9.52%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.59%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (30.16%) Oracle
2 15 (23.81%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) Business Objects
4 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Cognos
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.17%) Lotus
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
5 2 (3.17%) Google
5 2 (3.17%) Coremetrics
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