The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 34 51 33
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 28 18 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.96% 2.28% 4.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.31% 10.84% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 9
Average daily rate £419 £313 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.00% -34.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £275 £445
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £409 £605
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
WebSphere
Buckinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
145 166 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.51% 21.07% 18.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 102 62
Average daily rate £390 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.14 £14.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.31% -1.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.24 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.77 £14.50 £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 48 (61.54%) Java
2 39 (50.00%) Finance
3 36 (46.15%) IBM
4 30 (38.46%) Linux
5 28 (35.90%) CA Wily
6 26 (33.33%) Introscope
7 23 (29.49%) WebSphere Application Server
8 21 (26.92%) Apache
9 20 (25.64%) SQL
9 20 (25.64%) SOAP
10 18 (23.08%) Windows
10 18 (23.08%) HTTP
10 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (21.79%) J2EE
12 16 (20.51%) HTML
13 15 (19.23%) CSS
13 15 (19.23%) CA
14 14 (17.95%) Unix
14 14 (17.95%) Web Services
14 14 (17.95%) DB2
14 14 (17.95%) IBM HTTP Server
15 13 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
16 12 (15.38%) Clustering
16 12 (15.38%) Jython
16 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
16 12 (15.38%) XML
16 12 (15.38%) JDBC
16 12 (15.38%) Python
16 12 (15.38%) SSL
16 12 (15.38%) JNDI

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 (29.49%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (26.92%) Apache
3 14 (17.95%) IBM HTTP Server
4 8 (10.26%) IIS
5 5 (6.41%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (6.41%) Liferay
6 3 (3.85%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (3.85%) Node.js
6 3 (3.85%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (2.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (1.28%) CMS
8 1 (1.28%) Commerce Server
8 1 (1.28%) Confluence
8 1 (1.28%) JBoss
8 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.28%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.41%) MS Office
3 2 (2.56%) MS Project
4 1 (1.28%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.28%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 18 (23.08%) HTTP
2 12 (15.38%) SSL
3 7 (8.97%) Internet
4 6 (7.69%) Firewall
4 6 (7.69%) HTTPS
4 6 (7.69%) LDAP
4 6 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 5 (6.41%) ATM
5 5 (6.41%) Intranet
5 5 (6.41%) SMTP
6 2 (2.56%) DNS
6 2 (2.56%) WEP
7 1 (1.28%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.95%) DB2
2 10 (12.82%) DB2 UDB
3 7 (8.97%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.85%) DataStage
5 3 (3.85%) IBM InfoSphere
5 3 (3.85%) QualityStage
6 2 (2.56%) MySQL
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (1.28%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 26 (33.33%) Introscope
2 11 (14.10%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.85%) ClearCase
3 3 (3.85%) ClearQuest
3 3 (3.85%) JUnit
3 3 (3.85%) Subversion
3 3 (3.85%) Vagrant
4 2 (2.56%) Ant
5 1 (1.28%) JIRA
General
1 39 (50.00%) Finance
2 11 (14.10%) Banking
3 9 (11.54%) Retail
4 8 (10.26%) Spanish Language
5 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Automotive
6 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (42.31%) Developer
2 16 (20.51%) Administrator
2 16 (20.51%) WebSphere Administrator
3 13 (16.67%) Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Junior
5 10 (12.82%) WebSphere Developer
6 9 (11.54%) Junior Analyst
6 9 (11.54%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 8 (10.26%) Java Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Architect
8 5 (6.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (6.41%) Technical Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Integration Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Linux Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) SQL Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Systems Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Technical Project Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (25.64%) SOAP
2 17 (21.79%) J2EE
3 16 (20.51%) HTML
4 15 (19.23%) CSS
5 14 (17.95%) Web Services
6 13 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (15.38%) JDBC
7 12 (15.38%) JNDI
7 12 (15.38%) XML
8 10 (12.82%) HTML5
9 9 (11.54%) jQuery
10 7 (8.97%) AngularJS
11 6 (7.69%) JSP
12 5 (6.41%) .NET
12 5 (6.41%) Dojo
12 5 (6.41%) Laravel
12 5 (6.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (5.13%) CSS3
13 4 (5.13%) Middleware
13 4 (5.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Clustering
2 6 (7.69%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.13%) User Experience
4 3 (3.85%) DataPower
5 2 (2.56%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.56%) W3C
6 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (38.46%) Linux
2 18 (23.08%) Windows
3 14 (17.95%) Unix
4 7 (8.97%) zOS
5 3 (3.85%) AIX
6 1 (1.28%) HPUX
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (14.10%) Garbage Collection
2 11 (14.10%) High Availability
3 10 (12.82%) Data Modelling
4 8 (10.26%) Web Development
5 7 (8.97%) Change Management
6 6 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 6 (7.69%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.69%) Project Management
7 5 (6.41%) DevOps
7 5 (6.41%) Front End Development
7 5 (6.41%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.41%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Security Operations
7 5 (6.41%) Technical Analysis
7 5 (6.41%) Workflow
8 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
8 4 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 48 (61.54%) Java
2 20 (25.64%) SQL
3 12 (15.38%) Bash Shell
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 12 (15.38%) Jython
3 12 (15.38%) Korn
3 12 (15.38%) Python
4 5 (6.41%) C#
4 5 (6.41%) PHP
4 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.41%) VB
5 4 (5.13%) COBOL
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (6.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) SDET
1 3 (3.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.85%) Docker
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 28 (35.90%) CA Wily
2 3 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (46.15%) IBM
2 15 (19.23%) CA
3 6 (7.69%) Oracle
4 5 (6.41%) FatWire
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.85%) ILOG
6 3 (3.85%) Remedy
7 2 (2.56%) Adobe
8 1 (1.28%) Citrix
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.28%) Sun
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