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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 61 32 52
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.61% 4.78% 2.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.60% 25.37% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 10
Median daily rate £525 £406 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.23% +30.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
87 134 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.20% 18.82% 20.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 72 100
Median daily rate £360 £400 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +15.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £16.25 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.06%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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 WebSphere.

1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 10 (43.48%) IBM
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 7 (30.43%) Middleware
4 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (30.43%) Banking
5 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
5 6 (26.09%) zOS
5 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
6 5 (21.74%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) HTTP
6 5 (21.74%) ITIL
6 5 (21.74%) Scrum
6 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (17.39%) SCCM
7 4 (17.39%) Logistics
7 4 (17.39%) Spanish Language
7 4 (17.39%) Staffware
7 4 (17.39%) ILOG
7 4 (17.39%) SOAP
7 4 (17.39%) HTML
7 4 (17.39%) Oracle
7 4 (17.39%) LDAP
7 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
7 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
7 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) Matrix Organization

WebSphere
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 6 (26.09%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (8.70%) Apache
4 2 (8.70%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (8.70%) IIS
5 1 (4.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (4.35%) IBM Transformation Extender
5 1 (4.35%) Liferay
5 1 (4.35%) MQSeries
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Staffware
2 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) HTTP
2 4 (17.39%) LDAP
3 3 (13.04%) ATM
3 3 (13.04%) SSL
4 2 (8.70%) Internet
4 2 (8.70%) Intranet
4 2 (8.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Introscope
1 2 (8.70%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 7 (30.43%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Spanish Language
4 2 (8.70%) Financial Institution
5 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Deployment Analyst
2 4 (17.39%) Middleware Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Development Manager
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Software Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Software Test Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Test Development Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware Architect
5 1 (4.35%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Middleware
2 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 4 (17.39%) SOAP
3 3 (13.04%) CSS
3 3 (13.04%) J2EE
3 3 (13.04%) JDBC
3 3 (13.04%) JNDI
3 3 (13.04%) Web Services
3 3 (13.04%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (8.70%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (8.70%) Java EE
4 2 (8.70%) Spring
5 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.35%) jQuery
5 1 (4.35%) Kafka
5 1 (4.35%) Sass
5 1 (4.35%) Spring Boot
5 1 (4.35%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (4.35%) Struts
5 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.04%) Clustering
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.35%) DataPower
4 1 (4.35%) IVR
4 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (26.09%) zOS
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Solaris
3 3 (13.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
3 5 (21.74%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 4 (17.39%) Logistics
4 4 (17.39%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (13.04%) Continuous Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Garbage Collection
5 3 (13.04%) Process Improvement
5 3 (13.04%) Release Management
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) BDD
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
6 2 (8.70%) High Availability
6 2 (8.70%) Refactoring
6 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
6 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
6 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) Java
2 5 (21.74%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 3 (13.04%) Jython
3 3 (13.04%) Korn
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) CA Wily
3 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.35%) Mesos
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) IBM
2 4 (17.39%) ILOG
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle
3 3 (13.04%) hybris
4 2 (8.70%) ATG
5 1 (4.35%) Avaya
5 1 (4.35%) FatWire
5 1 (4.35%) TIBCO