Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 83 40
Rank change year-on-year -12 -43 +26
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 32 46 80
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.58% 2.25% 4.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.08% 11.98% 20.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 15 28
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.90% +31.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £360 £313 £322
90th Percentile £510 £575 £458
South East median daily rate £450 £495 £450
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 396 384 382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 19.60% 18.81% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 167 213
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £330 £252 £263
90th Percentile £556 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £14.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -9.23% -37.50%
10th Percentile £15.18 £13.48 £14.93
90th Percentile £41.50 £26.43 £16.88
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.22
% change year-on-year +14.29% -8.94% +3.88%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -7 32 £463 +37.04% 5
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 (78.13%) Java
2 21 (65.63%) Linux
3 19 (59.38%) IBM
4 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
5 13 (40.63%) JBoss
5 13 (40.63%) Unix
6 12 (37.50%) Windows
6 12 (37.50%) Web Services
6 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
7 11 (34.38%) Spring
8 10 (31.25%) Middleware
8 10 (31.25%) J2EE
8 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
8 10 (31.25%) Apache
8 10 (31.25%) Docker
9 9 (28.13%) DevOps
9 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (28.13%) Ansible
9 9 (28.13%) Amazon ELB
9 9 (28.13%) Amazon RDS
9 9 (28.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 9 (28.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
9 9 (28.13%) Python
9 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
9 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
9 9 (28.13%) WebSphere MQ
9 9 (28.13%) Back Office

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 13 (40.63%) JBoss
2 10 (31.25%) Apache
3 9 (28.13%) Tomcat
3 9 (28.13%) WebLogic
4 8 (25.00%) Confluence
5 7 (21.88%) BizTalk Server
5 7 (21.88%) IIS
6 6 (18.75%) SharePoint
7 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (6.25%) NetWeaver
8 2 (6.25%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (3.13%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 12 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon EC2
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon ELB
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon S3
2 9 (28.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.25%) GitHub
4 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
4 2 (6.25%) IaaS
4 2 (6.25%) PaaS
4 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
2 5 (15.63%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (21.88%) DB2
4 2 (6.25%) GIS
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 15 (46.88%) Jenkins
2 9 (28.13%) JIRA
2 9 (28.13%) TeamCity
3 5 (15.63%) GitLab
4 4 (12.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (9.38%) Maven
5 3 (9.38%) WebStorm
General
1 9 (28.13%) Back Office
2 7 (21.88%) Finance
3 6 (18.75%) Banking
3 6 (18.75%) Financial Institution
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (37.50%) Developer
1 12 (37.50%) Java Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Developer
2 11 (34.38%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (31.25%) Java Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (28.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
6 4 (12.50%) Junior
6 4 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Java Team Leader
7 3 (9.38%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Digital Architect
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
8 2 (6.25%) J2EE Team Leader
8 2 (6.25%) Lead Java Developer
8 2 (6.25%) Senior J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) Web Services
2 11 (34.38%) Hibernate
2 11 (34.38%) Spring
3 10 (31.25%) J2EE
3 10 (31.25%) Middleware
4 9 (28.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (25.00%) JDBC
6 5 (15.63%) Apache CXF
6 5 (15.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (12.50%) Java EE
7 4 (12.50%) Spring MVC
7 4 (12.50%) XML
8 3 (9.38%) Angular 2
8 3 (9.38%) REST
8 3 (9.38%) Spring Security
9 2 (6.25%) LAMP
9 2 (6.25%) LDAP
10 1 (3.13%) JMS
10 1 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Linux
2 13 (40.63%) Unix
3 12 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (18.75%) Solaris
5 5 (15.63%) zOS
6 2 (6.25%) Android
6 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
6 2 (6.25%) DC/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
2 9 (28.13%) DevOps
3 8 (25.00%) CRM
4 7 (21.88%) ITIL
4 7 (21.88%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (18.75%) Process Improvement
6 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.63%) Kanban
6 5 (15.63%) Programme Delivery
6 5 (15.63%) Release Management
6 5 (15.63%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.63%) Waterfall
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
7 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 4 (12.50%) Validation
8 3 (9.38%) Microservices
8 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (78.13%) Java
2 9 (28.13%) Python
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Docker
2 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) Ansible
1 9 (28.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Kubernetes
2 2 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) IBM
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) Google
4 2 (6.25%) ATG
4 2 (6.25%) Demandware
4 2 (6.25%) hybris
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) Temenos
5 1 (3.13%) VMware