The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited IBM over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the International Business Machines Corporation.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 47 25 35
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +10
Contract jobs citing IBM 17 53 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.60% 7.41% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 5.30% 17.43% 8.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 8
Median daily rate £350 £450 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +30.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £360 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £394 £560 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-30.00% +42.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Milton Keynes region.

Vendors Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
321 304 406
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 49.08% 42.52% 49.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 153 193
Median daily rate £395 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.18% +15.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 17
Median hourly rate £10.80 £16.14 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.08% +11.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £10.17 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

IBM
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing IBM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

IBM Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

IBM
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing IBM across the Milton Keynes region.

IBM Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IBM
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing IBM across the Milton Keynes region.

IBM Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

IBM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IBM.

1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) XML
2 15 (39.47%) XSLT
2 15 (39.47%) Spring
2 15 (39.47%) Maven
2 15 (39.47%) Groovy
2 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
2 15 (39.47%) Gradle
2 15 (39.47%) Apache Camel
3 14 (36.84%) Spring Integration
4 11 (28.95%) Web Services
5 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
6 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (23.68%) Oracle
6 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
6 9 (23.68%) Grails
7 8 (21.05%) RESTful
7 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
7 8 (21.05%) Low Latency
8 7 (18.42%) Microservices
8 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (18.42%) SOAP
9 6 (15.79%) J2EE
9 6 (15.79%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) Apache
9 6 (15.79%) Middleware
10 5 (13.16%) Migration
10 5 (13.16%) Clustering
10 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (13.16%) REST

IBM
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 9 (23.68%) WebSphere
2 6 (15.79%) Apache
3 4 (10.53%) IBM Transformation Extender
4 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) CICS
6 1 (2.63%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.63%) Liferay
6 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) HTTP
2 3 (7.89%) AMQP
2 3 (7.89%) SSL
3 1 (2.63%) Firewall
3 1 (2.63%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) Intranet
3 1 (2.63%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (2.63%) Big Data
2 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) DB2
2 1 (2.63%) Easytrieve
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) Git (software)
1 15 (39.47%) Gradle
1 15 (39.47%) Maven
2 10 (26.32%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
3 4 (10.53%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (7.89%) Ant
4 3 (7.89%) JUnit
4 3 (7.89%) Mockito
4 3 (7.89%) Spock
4 3 (7.89%) Subversion
5 2 (5.26%) Introscope
5 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (44.74%) Developer
2 15 (39.47%) Java Developer
3 9 (23.68%) Architect
4 5 (13.16%) Middleware Architect
5 4 (10.53%) Administrator
6 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Administrator
7 2 (5.26%) Development Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Integration Architect
7 2 (5.26%) Software Development Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Software Test Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Development Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Analyst
8 1 (2.63%) Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (39.47%) Apache Camel
1 15 (39.47%) Spring
1 15 (39.47%) XML
1 15 (39.47%) XSLT
2 14 (36.84%) Spring Integration
3 11 (28.95%) Web Services
4 9 (23.68%) Grails
5 8 (21.05%) RESTful
6 7 (18.42%) SOAP
7 6 (15.79%) J2EE
7 6 (15.79%) Middleware
8 5 (13.16%) REST
9 3 (7.89%) CSS
9 3 (7.89%) HTML
9 3 (7.89%) Java EE
9 3 (7.89%) JDBC
9 3 (7.89%) JMS
9 3 (7.89%) JNDI
9 3 (7.89%) WebSphere MQ
10 1 (2.63%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) Clustering
1 5 (13.16%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) DataPower
3 1 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.79%) Linux
2 2 (5.26%) AIX
2 2 (5.26%) CentOS
2 2 (5.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.63%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (21.05%) Low Latency
2 8 (21.05%) Software Engineering
3 7 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Microservices
4 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (13.16%) Migration
5 4 (10.53%) ETL
5 4 (10.53%) Unit Testing
6 3 (7.89%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.89%) Garbage Collection
7 2 (5.26%) BDD
7 2 (5.26%) Change Management
7 2 (5.26%) Dependency Management
7 2 (5.26%) High Availability
7 2 (5.26%) Performance Management
7 2 (5.26%) Refactoring
7 2 (5.26%) SOA
7 2 (5.26%) Test Strategy
7 2 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) Groovy
3 4 (10.53%) SQL
4 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
4 3 (7.89%) Jython
4 3 (7.89%) Korn
4 3 (7.89%) Python
5 2 (5.26%) JCL
6 1 (2.63%) COBOL
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.26%) Docker
2 2 (5.26%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) CA Wily
2 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (23.68%) Oracle
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Nimsoft
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) TIBCO
4 2 (5.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.63%) AppSense
5 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) FatWire
5 1 (2.63%) hybris
5 1 (2.63%) Intel
5 1 (2.63%) Intel Security
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.63%) Remedy
5 1 (2.63%) SAP
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