Period
to 16 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for knowledge and experience of IBM products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited IBM over the 6 months to 16 November 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the International Business Machines Corporation.

IBM
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 38 34
Rank change year-on-year -25 -4 +29
Contract jobs citing IBM 42 97 65
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.19% 5.50% 4.98%
As % of the Vendors category 6.19% 11.77% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 31
Milton Keynes median daily rate £425 £394 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.94% -7.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £363 £306 £263
90th Percentile £568 £475 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £388 £425
% change year-on-year +9.68% -8.82% +21.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £24.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £24.00 -

IBM is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Milton Keynes.

All Vendors
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 679 824 638
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 51.56% 46.69% 48.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 377 396 358
Milton Keynes median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.63% - +10.34%
10th Percentile £231 £228 £213
90th Percentile £575 £525 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 61 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.00 £16.93 £9.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.21% +72.32% -32.69%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £16.00 £57.50 £15.26
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £13.00 £17.25 £10.24
% change year-on-year -24.64% +68.54% -33.97%

IBM
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing IBM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 16 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for IBM in Milton Keynes

IBM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing IBM in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for IBM in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for IBM.

1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 21 (50.00%) JIRA
4 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
5 16 (38.10%) Linux
6 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
7 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
7 14 (33.33%) OpenShift
8 13 (30.95%) Confluence
8 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
9 12 (28.57%) NuoDB
9 12 (28.57%) Redis
9 12 (28.57%) DevOps
9 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
9 12 (28.57%) Spring
9 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
10 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
11 10 (23.81%) Finance
11 10 (23.81%) Firewall
11 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
12 9 (21.43%) J2EE
12 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
12 9 (21.43%) Selenium
12 9 (21.43%) OpenStack
12 9 (21.43%) IaaS
12 9 (21.43%) PaaS
12 9 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
13 8 (19.05%) Node.js
13 8 (19.05%) Java EE

IBM
Co-occurring 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 13 (30.95%) Confluence
2 9 (21.43%) OpenStack
3 5 (11.90%) Tomcat
4 4 (9.52%) WebSphere
5 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (2.38%) CICS
6 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (33.33%) OpenShift
2 11 (26.19%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (21.43%) IaaS
3 9 (21.43%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (2.38%) npm
5 1 (2.38%) Office 365
5 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.81%) Firewall
2 4 (9.52%) HTTP
3 2 (4.76%) Internet
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) ATM
4 1 (2.38%) DNS
4 1 (2.38%) Intranet
4 1 (2.38%) SSL
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (30.95%) MongoDB
2 12 (28.57%) NuoDB
2 12 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (28.57%) Redis
3 7 (16.67%) DB2
4 5 (11.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
6 3 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (7.14%) MySQL
7 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
8 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 21 (50.00%) JIRA
2 20 (47.62%) Jenkins
3 15 (35.71%) Git (software)
4 9 (21.43%) Selenium
5 2 (4.76%) Introscope
5 2 (4.76%) WebStorm
6 1 (2.38%) GitLab
6 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.38%) Mocha
6 1 (2.38%) Protractor
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (45.24%) Developer
2 9 (21.43%) Java Developer
3 8 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Maximo Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Developer
5 6 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Architect
6 5 (11.90%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 5 (11.90%) Senior JavaScript Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Applications Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 3 (7.14%) Mainframe Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (28.57%) Spring
2 9 (21.43%) J2EE
2 9 (21.43%) RabbitMQ
3 8 (19.05%) Java EE
3 8 (19.05%) Middleware
3 8 (19.05%) Node.js
4 7 (16.67%) REST
4 7 (16.67%) Web Services
5 6 (14.29%) SOAP
5 6 (14.29%) Spring Boot
6 5 (11.90%) RESTful
7 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.52%) JSON
7 4 (9.52%) RAML
7 4 (9.52%) Swagger
7 4 (9.52%) XML
7 4 (9.52%) YAML
8 3 (7.14%) LAMP
8 3 (7.14%) LAPP Stack
8 3 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) IVR
3 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.38%) New Media
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.38%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 16 (38.10%) Linux
2 1 (2.38%) AIX
2 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.38%) Solaris
2 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 12 (28.57%) DevOps
3 9 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 6 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 6 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 6 (14.29%) Migration
5 5 (11.90%) Open Source
5 5 (11.90%) Software Engineering
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
6 3 (7.14%) Site Reliability Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
7 2 (4.76%) Data Management
7 2 (4.76%) EAI
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) MVC
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (54.76%) Java
2 22 (52.38%) SQL
3 14 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) COBOL
5 5 (11.90%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.90%) Python
6 4 (9.52%) Ruby
7 3 (7.14%) JCL
8 1 (2.38%) Jython
8 1 (2.38%) Korn
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
1 1 (2.38%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) GDPR
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) CA Wily
3 1 (2.38%) Control-M
3 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.38%) Brocade
3 1 (2.38%) CA
3 1 (2.38%) EMC
3 1 (2.38%) HP
3 1 (2.38%) Informatica
3 1 (2.38%) NetApp
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Remedy