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 1 July 2016 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 38 57 27
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -30
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 27 20 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.98% 2.41% 5.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.95% 15.15% 30.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 25
Median daily rate £378 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.85% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £250 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £500 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.41%
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
123 132 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 18.11% 15.92% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 87 84
Median daily rate £411 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.53% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.14 £15.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +1.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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
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 1 July 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 1 July 2016, 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 48 (67.61%) Java
2 37 (52.11%) IBM
3 31 (43.66%) Finance
4 26 (36.62%) J2EE
5 25 (35.21%) Banking
6 21 (29.58%) SOAP
7 20 (28.17%) XML
8 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
9 17 (23.94%) WebSphere MQ
9 17 (23.94%) Unix
10 15 (21.13%) SQL
10 15 (21.13%) Middleware
11 14 (19.72%) HTML
11 14 (19.72%) CSS
11 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
12 13 (18.31%) DB2
13 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
13 12 (16.90%) C#
13 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
13 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
13 12 (16.90%) Project Management
13 12 (16.90%) jQuery
13 12 (16.90%) HTML5
13 12 (16.90%) AngularJS
14 11 (15.49%) Laravel
14 11 (15.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 11 (15.49%) Technical Analysis
14 11 (15.49%) DevOps
14 11 (15.49%) Security Operations
14 11 (15.49%) PowerShell

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 12 (16.90%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (15.49%) Apache
2 11 (15.49%) IIS
3 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.82%) JBoss
5 1 (1.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.41%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.41%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.49%) MS Office
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Staffware
2 2 (2.82%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.82%) Primavera
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) LDAP
1 11 (15.49%) SMTP
2 9 (12.68%) SSL
3 8 (11.27%) Internet
4 7 (9.86%) HTTP
4 7 (9.86%) Intranet
5 5 (7.04%) ATM
5 5 (7.04%) WEP
6 1 (1.41%) Firewall
6 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.31%) DB2
2 12 (16.90%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.04%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Introscope
2 4 (5.63%) JUnit
3 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
General
1 31 (43.66%) Finance
2 25 (35.21%) Banking
3 8 (11.27%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.41%) Automotive
4 1 (1.41%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 10 (14.08%) Architect
3 7 (9.86%) Administrator
3 7 (9.86%) Java Developer
3 7 (9.86%) WebSphere Administrator
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.63%) Consultant
6 4 (5.63%) Middleware Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Network Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.63%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.63%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 3 (4.23%) Applications Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.23%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (4.23%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (36.62%) J2EE
2 21 (29.58%) SOAP
3 20 (28.17%) XML
4 17 (23.94%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (21.13%) Middleware
6 14 (19.72%) CSS
6 14 (19.72%) HTML
7 12 (16.90%) AngularJS
7 12 (16.90%) HTML5
7 12 (16.90%) jQuery
8 11 (15.49%) .NET
8 11 (15.49%) Laravel
8 11 (15.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (15.49%) Web Services
9 10 (14.08%) Spring
10 7 (9.86%) JDBC
10 7 (9.86%) JNDI
11 6 (8.45%) IBM Integration Bus
11 6 (8.45%) JSP
12 5 (7.04%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Clustering
1 7 (9.86%) Mainframe
2 6 (8.45%) DataPower
2 6 (8.45%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (5.63%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.82%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Unix
2 11 (15.49%) zOS
3 10 (14.08%) Linux
4 4 (5.63%) Windows
5 2 (2.82%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.41%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.90%) Project Management
2 11 (15.49%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.49%) DevOps
2 11 (15.49%) Security Operations
2 11 (15.49%) Technical Analysis
2 11 (15.49%) Web Development
2 11 (15.49%) Workflow
3 9 (12.68%) ITIL
4 7 (9.86%) Garbage Collection
4 7 (9.86%) High Availability
4 7 (9.86%) SOA
5 5 (7.04%) eTOM
5 5 (7.04%) Migration
5 5 (7.04%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.04%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.63%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.63%) Change Management
6 4 (5.63%) IT Asset Management
6 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 48 (67.61%) Java
2 19 (26.76%) JavaScript
3 15 (21.13%) SQL
4 12 (16.90%) C#
5 11 (15.49%) PHP
5 11 (15.49%) PowerShell
5 11 (15.49%) VB
6 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
6 7 (9.86%) Jython
6 7 (9.86%) Korn
6 7 (9.86%) Python
7 6 (8.45%) COBOL
8 1 (1.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) Degree
2 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 12 (16.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (11.27%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.82%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.41%) Control-M
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 37 (52.11%) IBM
2 9 (12.68%) Oracle
3 6 (8.45%) TIBCO
4 4 (5.63%) Remedy
5 2 (2.82%) Citrix
5 2 (2.82%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.41%) CA
6 1 (1.41%) FatWire
6 1 (1.41%) ILOG