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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 36 59 29
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -30
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 27 17 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.01% 1.97% 4.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.88% 12.69% 28.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 23
Median daily rate £400 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £250 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £470 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
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
118 134 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 17.53% 15.53% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 85 81
Median daily rate £406 £338 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -7.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 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 £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

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 30 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 30 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 44 (64.71%) Java
2 39 (57.35%) IBM
3 31 (45.59%) J2EE
4 26 (38.24%) Finance
5 23 (33.82%) SOAP
6 22 (32.35%) WebSphere MQ
7 18 (26.47%) Banking
8 17 (25.00%) XML
9 16 (23.53%) Web Services
9 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
9 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
9 16 (23.53%) Unix
10 15 (22.06%) Middleware
11 14 (20.59%) SSL
12 13 (19.12%) DB2
12 13 (19.12%) CA Wily
13 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
13 12 (17.65%) High Availability
13 12 (17.65%) Korn
13 12 (17.65%) Garbage Collection
13 12 (17.65%) SQL
13 12 (17.65%) Linux
13 12 (17.65%) JDBC
13 12 (17.65%) Python
13 12 (17.65%) HTTP
13 12 (17.65%) JNDI
13 12 (17.65%) Clustering
13 12 (17.65%) Jython
14 11 (16.18%) HTML
14 11 (16.18%) CSS

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 16 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (11.76%) Apache
2 8 (11.76%) IIS
3 2 (2.94%) JBoss
3 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 8 (11.76%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Staffware
2 2 (2.94%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (2.94%) Primavera
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.94%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.59%) SSL
2 12 (17.65%) HTTP
3 8 (11.76%) Internet
3 8 (11.76%) LDAP
3 8 (11.76%) SMTP
4 7 (10.29%) Intranet
5 5 (7.35%) WEP
6 3 (4.41%) Firewall
6 3 (4.41%) HTTPS
6 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.47%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.12%) DB2
2 9 (13.24%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.47%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Introscope
2 4 (5.88%) JUnit
3 2 (2.94%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 18 (26.47%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.47%) Automotive
4 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Developer
2 11 (16.18%) Administrator
2 11 (16.18%) WebSphere Administrator
3 10 (14.71%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Java Developer
4 7 (10.29%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
5 6 (8.82%) Analyst
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) Team Leader
7 4 (5.88%) Middleware Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Network Architect
7 4 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Applications Support
8 3 (4.41%) Designer
8 3 (4.41%) Java Team Leader
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) J2EE
2 23 (33.82%) SOAP
3 22 (32.35%) WebSphere MQ
4 17 (25.00%) XML
5 16 (23.53%) Web Services
6 15 (22.06%) Middleware
7 12 (17.65%) JDBC
7 12 (17.65%) JNDI
8 11 (16.18%) CSS
8 11 (16.18%) HTML
9 10 (14.71%) Spring
10 9 (13.24%) AngularJS
10 9 (13.24%) HTML5
10 9 (13.24%) jQuery
11 8 (11.76%) .NET
11 8 (11.76%) Laravel
11 8 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (8.82%) IBM Integration Bus
12 6 (8.82%) JSP
13 5 (7.35%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Clustering
2 6 (8.82%) DataPower
2 6 (8.82%) Mobile Banking
3 4 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.88%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.94%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.47%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.53%) Unix
2 12 (17.65%) Linux
3 8 (11.76%) zOS
4 5 (7.35%) Windows
5 2 (2.94%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) Garbage Collection
1 12 (17.65%) High Availability
2 9 (13.24%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Project Management
3 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.76%) DevOps
3 8 (11.76%) Security Operations
3 8 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
3 8 (11.76%) Web Development
3 8 (11.76%) Workflow
4 7 (10.29%) SOA
5 5 (7.35%) eTOM
5 5 (7.35%) Migration
5 5 (7.35%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.88%) Asset Management
6 4 (5.88%) Change Management
6 4 (5.88%) IT Asset Management
7 3 (4.41%) Network Design
7 3 (4.41%) Service Management
7 3 (4.41%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 44 (64.71%) Java
2 16 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 12 (17.65%) Jython
3 12 (17.65%) Korn
3 12 (17.65%) Python
3 12 (17.65%) SQL
4 9 (13.24%) C#
5 8 (11.76%) PHP
5 8 (11.76%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.76%) VB
6 3 (4.41%) COBOL
7 1 (1.47%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) Degree
2 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (19.12%) CA Wily
2 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (57.35%) IBM
2 9 (13.24%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) TIBCO
4 4 (5.88%) Remedy
5 2 (2.94%) Citrix
6 1 (1.47%) CA
6 1 (1.47%) FatWire
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft