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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 36 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 32 28 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.60% 3.44% 4.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.70% 18.42% 28.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 15 15
Median daily rate £400 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -4.76%
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
141 152 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 20.26% 18.67% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 97 65
Median daily rate £425 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.86% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.25 £16.14 £15.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.51% +3.32%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 44 (65.67%) Java
2 38 (56.72%) IBM
3 28 (41.79%) Finance
4 25 (37.31%) Banking
5 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
5 23 (34.33%) J2EE
6 21 (31.34%) SOAP
7 19 (28.36%) CSS
7 19 (28.36%) HTML
8 18 (26.87%) XML
9 17 (25.37%) Unix
10 16 (23.88%) jQuery
11 15 (22.39%) HTML5
11 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (20.90%) SQL
12 14 (20.90%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (20.90%) Apache
12 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
12 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
13 13 (19.40%) IIS
14 12 (17.91%) C#
14 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
14 12 (17.91%) Project Management
14 12 (17.91%) Web Development
15 11 (16.42%) Laravel
15 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
15 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (16.42%) Technical Analysis
15 11 (16.42%) DevOps
15 11 (16.42%) Security Operations

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 14 (20.90%) Apache
2 13 (19.40%) IIS
3 11 (16.42%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.99%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (2.99%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (2.99%) JBoss
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
6 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.49%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 14 (20.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (16.42%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Staffware
2 2 (2.99%) BusinessWorks
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.42%) LDAP
1 11 (16.42%) SMTP
2 9 (13.43%) Internet
3 8 (11.94%) SSL
4 6 (8.96%) ATM
4 6 (8.96%) HTTP
5 5 (7.46%) Intranet
5 5 (7.46%) WEP
6 2 (2.99%) DNS
7 1 (1.49%) Firewall
7 1 (1.49%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.49%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.43%) DB2
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) PowerCenter
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Introscope
2 2 (2.99%) Ant
2 2 (2.99%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.99%) JUnit
General
1 28 (41.79%) Finance
2 25 (37.31%) Banking
3 7 (10.45%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Automotive
5 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Developer
2 7 (10.45%) Java Developer
3 6 (8.96%) Administrator
3 6 (8.96%) Architect
3 6 (8.96%) WebSphere Administrator
4 5 (7.46%) Analyst
4 5 (7.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 5 (7.46%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.97%) Consultant
5 4 (5.97%) Network Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Manager
5 4 (5.97%) WebSphere Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Applications Support
6 3 (4.48%) Designer
6 3 (4.48%) Java Team Leader
6 3 (4.48%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Senior Java Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (34.33%) J2EE
2 21 (31.34%) SOAP
3 19 (28.36%) CSS
3 19 (28.36%) HTML
4 18 (26.87%) XML
5 16 (23.88%) jQuery
6 15 (22.39%) HTML5
7 14 (20.90%) AngularJS
7 14 (20.90%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (16.42%) .NET
8 11 (16.42%) Laravel
8 11 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (14.93%) Middleware
10 9 (13.43%) Spring
11 8 (11.94%) JSP
11 8 (11.94%) Web Services
12 6 (8.96%) JDBC
12 6 (8.96%) JNDI
13 5 (7.46%) CSS3
14 4 (5.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Clustering
1 6 (8.96%) Mainframe
1 6 (8.96%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (7.46%) DataPower
3 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.97%) Online Banking
3 4 (5.97%) User Experience
4 2 (2.99%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (2.99%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.37%) Unix
2 11 (16.42%) zOS
3 9 (13.43%) Linux
4 5 (7.46%) Windows
5 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.49%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.39%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (17.91%) Project Management
2 12 (17.91%) Web Development
3 11 (16.42%) DevOps
3 11 (16.42%) Security Operations
3 11 (16.42%) Technical Analysis
3 11 (16.42%) Workflow
4 8 (11.94%) ITIL
5 6 (8.96%) Garbage Collection
5 6 (8.96%) High Availability
5 6 (8.96%) Migration
5 6 (8.96%) SOA
6 5 (7.46%) eTOM
6 5 (7.46%) Front End Development
6 5 (7.46%) Service Delivery
6 5 (7.46%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.97%) Asset Management
7 4 (5.97%) Change Management
7 4 (5.97%) IT Asset Management
7 4 (5.97%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (65.67%) Java
2 23 (34.33%) JavaScript
3 14 (20.90%) SQL
4 12 (17.91%) C#
5 11 (16.42%) PHP
5 11 (16.42%) PowerShell
5 11 (16.42%) VB
6 7 (10.45%) COBOL
7 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
7 6 (8.96%) Jython
7 6 (8.96%) Korn
7 6 (8.96%) Python
8 1 (1.49%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) WCAG
2 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 12 (17.91%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (10.45%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.49%) Control-M
3 1 (1.49%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) IBM
2 4 (5.97%) Remedy
3 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) TIBCO
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) CA
5 1 (1.49%) FatWire
5 1 (1.49%) ILOG