Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 80 62
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18 +5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 45 59 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.39% 2.62% 3.12%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.75% 12.04% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 30 17
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £355 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.72% -11.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £283 £312 £314
90th Percentile £558 £575 £458
South East median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 383 490 356
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 20.35% 21.75% 20.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 204 198
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +6.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £326 £307 £245
90th Percentile £575 £546 £538
South East median daily rate £436 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +9.00% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.83 £22.83 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.28% +52.20% -7.69%
10th Percentile £14.52 £14.10 £13.40
90th Percentile £44.35 £31.00 £34.30
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £20.83
% change year-on-year +28.57% -15.98% +4.14%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +1 38 £425 +21.43% 3
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 25 (55.56%) Unix
2 22 (48.89%) Oracle
3 21 (46.67%) Linux
4 19 (42.22%) Finance
4 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 17 (37.78%) DB2
7 15 (33.33%) Java
8 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
9 13 (28.89%) Banking
10 12 (26.67%) SQL
11 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
11 11 (24.44%) ATG
11 11 (24.44%) hybris
11 11 (24.44%) Demandware
12 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
12 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 10 (22.22%) User Experience
12 10 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
12 10 (22.22%) Financial Institution
12 10 (22.22%) IBM
12 10 (22.22%) Mainframe
12 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
12 10 (22.22%) Solaris
12 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
13 9 (20.00%) HTML
13 9 (20.00%) CSS
13 9 (20.00%) LDAP
13 9 (20.00%) Web Services

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 18 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (22.22%) SharePoint
3 8 (17.78%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (17.78%) IIS
4 7 (15.56%) Confluence
4 7 (15.56%) JBoss
5 5 (11.11%) Apache
6 3 (6.67%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.44%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (4.44%) NetWeaver
7 2 (4.44%) nginx
7 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
8 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (11.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Magento
2 7 (15.56%) Temenos T24
3 2 (4.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) PaaS
3 3 (6.67%) IaaS
3 3 (6.67%) SaaS
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (4.44%) Amazon S3
4 2 (4.44%) GitHub
4 2 (4.44%) Google Analytics
4 2 (4.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.22%) Office 365
5 1 (2.22%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.33%) HTTP
1 6 (13.33%) SAN
2 3 (6.67%) SSL
3 2 (4.44%) DNS
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.44%) GIS
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 10 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 8 (17.78%) JIRA
3 7 (15.56%) GitLab
4 3 (6.67%) Introscope
4 3 (6.67%) WebStorm
5 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.22%) SonarQube
6 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 19 (42.22%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) Financial Institution
4 2 (4.44%) Back Office
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Developer
2 11 (24.44%) Project Manager
3 10 (22.22%) UI Developer
4 9 (20.00%) Analyst
4 9 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 6 (13.33%) Java Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Support
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
6 5 (11.11%) HTML Developer
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (11.11%) JSP Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (8.89%) Implementation Project Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Junior
7 4 (8.89%) Project Implementation Manager
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.00%) CSS
1 9 (20.00%) HTML
1 9 (20.00%) LDAP
1 9 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (13.33%) J2EE
2 6 (13.33%) Spring
3 5 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 5 (11.11%) Java EE
3 5 (11.11%) LESS
3 5 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (11.11%) XML
4 4 (8.89%) CSS3
4 4 (8.89%) HTML5
4 4 (8.89%) JDBC
5 3 (6.67%) Angular 2
5 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (6.67%) Middleware
5 3 (6.67%) REST
5 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
5 3 (6.67%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 10 (22.22%) User Experience
2 9 (20.00%) iPad
3 4 (8.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Clustering
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) IVR
4 1 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Unix
2 21 (46.67%) Linux
3 10 (22.22%) Solaris
4 8 (17.78%) Windows
5 6 (13.33%) zOS
6 2 (4.44%) Android
6 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
6 2 (4.44%) DC/OS
7 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) E-Commerce
3 10 (22.22%) Matrix Organization
4 9 (20.00%) BDD
4 9 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 9 (20.00%) SDLC
4 9 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (17.78%) Process Improvement
6 7 (15.56%) Kanban
6 7 (15.56%) Release Management
7 6 (13.33%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (13.33%) Project Management
7 6 (13.33%) SEO
7 6 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (11.11%) TDD
9 4 (8.89%) IT Governance
9 4 (8.89%) Migration
9 4 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) SQL
3 10 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.67%) Python
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 2 (4.44%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.22%) Jython
6 1 (2.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.11%) PMO
2 3 (6.67%) QA
3 2 (4.44%) SLA
4 1 (2.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (6.67%) Ansible
2 3 (6.67%) CA Wily
3 2 (4.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Oracle
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) ATG
3 11 (24.44%) Demandware
3 11 (24.44%) hybris
4 10 (22.22%) IBM
5 4 (8.89%) VMware
6 3 (6.67%) Google
7 2 (4.44%) CA
7 2 (4.44%) Remedy
7 2 (4.44%) SAP
8 1 (2.22%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.22%) Informatica
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat