Period
to 15 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 15 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
15 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 71 63
Rank change year-on-year -3 -8 -11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 37 72 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.23% 3.05% 2.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.67% 12.65% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 51 11
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - +13.33%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £370
90th Percentile £575 £475 £625
South East median daily rate £500 £425 £475
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.65 - -
South East median hourly rate £26.65 - -

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 317 569 285
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.08% 24.08% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 236 153
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +3.03% +8.55%
10th Percentile £240 £288 £219
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 8
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.77 £27.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.88% +80.00% -7.06%
10th Percentile £14.85 £17.19 £13.10
90th Percentile £36.42 £57.10 £34.58
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £19.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +40.26% -15.56% +28.57%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSphere in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 15 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere in Buckinghamshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 15 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -9 29 £375 -6.25% 6
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 15 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (40.54%) Unix
3 14 (37.84%) WebSphere Application Server
4 13 (35.14%) DB2
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) HTML
5 12 (32.43%) SQL
5 12 (32.43%) LDAP
5 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
6 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 10 (27.03%) Banking
6 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
6 10 (27.03%) User Experience
7 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
7 9 (24.32%) hybris
7 9 (24.32%) iPad
7 9 (24.32%) BDD
7 9 (24.32%) Demandware
7 9 (24.32%) Magento
7 9 (24.32%) ATG
7 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
7 9 (24.32%) CSS
7 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
8 8 (21.62%) Java
9 7 (18.92%) Temenos T24
9 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
9 7 (18.92%) HTML5
9 7 (18.92%) Single Sign-On

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (37.84%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.41%) Confluence
5 2 (5.41%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (5.41%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.70%) JBoss
6 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Magento
2 7 (18.92%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) OpenShift
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) Intranet
2 1 (2.70%) LAN
2 1 (2.70%) SAN
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) WAN
2 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (35.14%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (27.03%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) JIRA
3 3 (8.11%) Introscope
3 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
4 2 (5.41%) GitLab
5 1 (2.70%) SonarQube
5 1 (2.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.70%) Publishing
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 9 (24.32%) UI Developer
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Support
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Support Analyst
5 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
6 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
7 5 (13.51%) HTML CSS Developer
7 5 (13.51%) HTML Developer
7 5 (13.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 5 (13.51%) JSP Developer
8 3 (8.11%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Junior
8 3 (8.11%) Junior DevOps
8 3 (8.11%) Junior DevOps Engineer
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Manager
8 3 (8.11%) Technical Project Manager
9 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) HTML
1 12 (32.43%) LDAP
2 9 (24.32%) CSS
3 7 (18.92%) HTML5
4 5 (13.51%) LESS
4 5 (13.51%) Web Services
5 4 (10.81%) CSS3
5 4 (10.81%) SOAP
5 4 (10.81%) XML
6 3 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (8.11%) Middleware
6 3 (8.11%) Node.js
6 3 (8.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 2 (5.41%) Java EE
7 2 (5.41%) SailPoint
7 2 (5.41%) Spring
8 1 (2.70%) .NET
8 1 (2.70%) J2EE
8 1 (2.70%) JDBC
8 1 (2.70%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) User Experience
2 9 (24.32%) iPad
3 5 (13.51%) Mainframe
4 3 (8.11%) Robotics
5 2 (5.41%) DataPower
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) IVR
6 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 15 (40.54%) Unix
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 5 (13.51%) Solaris
3 5 (13.51%) Windows
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.70%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) Test Automation
3 9 (24.32%) BDD
3 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (24.32%) Front End Development
4 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (16.22%) Project Management
5 5 (13.51%) SDLC
5 5 (13.51%) TDD
6 4 (10.81%) B2C
6 4 (10.81%) Change Management
6 4 (10.81%) DevOps
6 4 (10.81%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (10.81%) Migration
6 4 (10.81%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) SEO
6 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 3 (8.11%) Personalization
7 3 (8.11%) Security Operations
7 3 (8.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 12 (32.43%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 4 (10.81%) Python
5 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.70%) Jython
6 1 (2.70%) Korn
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) SC Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) GDPR
3 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (8.11%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (45.95%) Oracle
2 9 (24.32%) ATG
2 9 (24.32%) Demandware
2 9 (24.32%) hybris
3 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.22%) IBM
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) CA
6 2 (5.41%) Remedy
7 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
7 1 (2.70%) Cognos
7 1 (2.70%) Informatica
7 1 (2.70%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat