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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 46 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 29 26 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.89% 3.16% 2.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.03% 17.69% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 15
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £350 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £600 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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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
193 147 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 19.20% 17.86% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 86 48
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £16.14 £16.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.18% -17.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £16.50 £19.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.32 £16.50 £20.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015, 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 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 19 (35.85%) Java
3 16 (30.19%) WebSphere Application Server
4 15 (28.30%) Web Services
5 14 (26.42%) Retail
6 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
7 11 (20.75%) IBM
7 11 (20.75%) CSS
7 11 (20.75%) HTML
7 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
8 9 (16.98%) Spring
8 9 (16.98%) J2EE
8 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
8 9 (16.98%) JSP
8 9 (16.98%) OO
8 9 (16.98%) SOA
9 8 (15.09%) Linux
9 8 (15.09%) UNIX
9 8 (15.09%) Windows
9 8 (15.09%) SQL
10 7 (13.21%) HTTP
10 7 (13.21%) WebSphere MQ
10 7 (13.21%) CA Wily
11 6 (11.32%) DB2
11 6 (11.32%) SOAP
11 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
11 6 (11.32%) Content Management
11 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (11.32%) Remedy
11 6 (11.32%) Mainframe

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 16 (30.19%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (11.32%) WebLogic
3 4 (7.55%) Apache Solr
3 4 (7.55%) JBoss
4 2 (3.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.77%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.77%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.89%) CMS
5 1 (1.89%) Confluence
5 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) BusinessWorks
1 3 (5.66%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.43%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) HTTP
2 5 (9.43%) SSL
3 3 (5.66%) Intranet
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 2 (3.77%) LDAP
4 2 (3.77%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.89%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.32%) DB2
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Informix
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.89%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Introscope
2 5 (9.43%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 20 (37.74%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Retail
3 6 (11.32%) Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.66%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.77%) Automotive
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (26.42%) Developer
2 13 (24.53%) Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Java Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Architect
5 5 (9.43%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Junior
5 5 (9.43%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Junior Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Applications Manager
7 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Administrator
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Programmer
8 2 (3.77%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Deployment Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (28.30%) Web Services
2 11 (20.75%) HTML
2 11 (20.75%) CSS
3 9 (16.98%) J2EE
3 9 (16.98%) JSP
3 9 (16.98%) Spring
4 7 (13.21%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (11.32%) SOAP
6 5 (9.43%) Struts
6 5 (9.43%) JDBC
6 5 (9.43%) Middleware
6 5 (9.43%) JNDI
6 5 (9.43%) Ajax
6 5 (9.43%) DHTML
7 4 (7.55%) Hibernate
7 4 (7.55%) Dojo
8 3 (5.66%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 2 (3.77%) RESTful
10 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Directory Integrator
10 1 (1.89%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) Mainframe
2 5 (9.43%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.66%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) IVR
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.89%) HACMP
5 1 (1.89%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.09%) UNIX
1 8 (15.09%) Windows
1 8 (15.09%) Linux
2 2 (3.77%) zOS
2 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) AIX
3 1 (1.89%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) E-Commerce
2 11 (20.75%) Unit Testing
3 9 (16.98%) OO
3 9 (16.98%) SOA
4 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (11.32%) Content Management
5 5 (9.43%) OOD
5 5 (9.43%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (9.43%) System Testing
5 5 (9.43%) Time Management
5 5 (9.43%) Analytics
5 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 5 (9.43%) SEO
5 5 (9.43%) B2B
5 5 (9.43%) B2C
5 5 (9.43%) Project Management
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.55%) High Availability
6 4 (7.55%) Garbage Collection
7 3 (5.66%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) Java
2 9 (16.98%) JavaScript
3 8 (15.09%) SQL
4 5 (9.43%) Python
4 5 (9.43%) Jython
4 5 (9.43%) Korn
4 5 (9.43%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) COBOL
5 1 (1.89%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Docker
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 7 (13.21%) CA Wily
2 2 (3.77%) Vagrant
2 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) IBM
2 6 (11.32%) Remedy
3 5 (9.43%) Google
3 5 (9.43%) Coremetrics
3 5 (9.43%) PayPal
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
4 4 (7.55%) CA
5 3 (5.66%) SAP
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.66%) TIBCO
6 2 (3.77%) ILOG
6 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Sun
7 1 (1.89%) Citrix
7 1 (1.89%) hybris
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kelway Ltd
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Kelway Ltd
Rate: Negotiable Day Rate
Posted: 6 days ago