Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 38 57
Rank change year-on-year +2 +19 +9
Contract jobs citing IBM 98 64 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.56% 4.92% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 11.88% 10.11% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 30 13
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.28%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £301
90th Percentile £475 £503 £438
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 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 825 633 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 46.82% 48.65% 46.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 355 409
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +2.86%
10th Percentile £231 £213 £200
90th Percentile £525 £538 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -2.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 36 36
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £16.93 £10.12 £14.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.33% -30.69% +8.13%
10th Percentile £8.79 £8.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £15.44 £21.88
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £10.52 £15.50
% change year-on-year +64.01% -32.15% +19.23%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing IBM 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 IBM.

1 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (52.04%) Java
3 35 (35.71%) API Development
4 32 (32.65%) Finance
5 29 (29.59%) Microservices
6 27 (27.55%) AngularJS
7 26 (26.53%) Jenkins
7 26 (26.53%) WebSphere
8 25 (25.51%) Spring
9 24 (24.49%) RESTful
9 24 (24.49%) REST
9 24 (24.49%) Swagger
10 23 (23.47%) Node.js
10 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
10 23 (23.47%) CRM
11 22 (22.45%) Scrum
12 20 (20.41%) Oracle
12 20 (20.41%) Linux
12 20 (20.41%) MongoDB
13 19 (19.39%) HTTP
14 17 (17.35%) Web Services
15 16 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (16.33%) OpenShift
16 15 (15.31%) SQL
16 15 (15.31%) SOA
17 14 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
17 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
17 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
17 14 (14.29%) OAuth
18 13 (13.27%) PaaS

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 26 (26.53%) WebSphere
2 13 (13.27%) Drupal
3 11 (11.22%) Alfresco
3 11 (11.22%) CMS
3 11 (11.22%) Liferay
3 11 (11.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 11 (11.22%) Tomcat
4 10 (10.20%) Apache
5 9 (9.18%) Confluence
6 8 (8.16%) Cloud Foundry
6 8 (8.16%) OpenStack
7 2 (2.04%) JBoss
7 2 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.02%) IBM Domino
8 1 (1.02%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (1.02%) IIS
8 1 (1.02%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.02%) Oracle Workflow
Business Applications
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) OpenShift
2 13 (13.27%) PaaS
3 8 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.10%) IaaS
5 2 (2.04%) npm
6 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.39%) HTTP
2 11 (11.22%) Internet
3 9 (9.18%) FTP
3 9 (9.18%) SMTP
3 9 (9.18%) SSL
4 6 (6.12%) Firewall
5 5 (5.10%) SAN
6 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.02%) Extranet
7 1 (1.02%) Intranet
7 1 (1.02%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (20.41%) MongoDB
2 10 (10.20%) SQL Server
3 8 (8.16%) Redis
4 5 (5.10%) NuoDB
4 5 (5.10%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.08%) DB2
5 4 (4.08%) MySQL
5 4 (4.08%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.02%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.02%) GIS
7 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 26 (26.53%) Jenkins
2 23 (23.47%) Git (software)
3 11 (11.22%) JIRA
4 9 (9.18%) Maven
5 8 (8.16%) GitLab
6 5 (5.10%) Eclipse
6 5 (5.10%) Selenium
7 3 (3.06%) JUnit
8 2 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (2.04%) Mocha
8 2 (2.04%) Mockito
8 2 (2.04%) Protractor
General
1 32 (32.65%) Finance
2 7 (7.14%) Banking
3 6 (6.12%) Retail
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.06%) Electronics
5 3 (3.06%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.04%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.04%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.02%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.02%) Automotive
7 1 (1.02%) International Banking
7 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (52.04%) Developer
2 22 (22.45%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.22%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.20%) Node.js Developer
5 9 (9.18%) J2EE Developer
5 9 (9.18%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Angular Developer
6 8 (8.16%) Consultant
6 8 (8.16%) Senior Java Developer
7 6 (6.12%) Architect
7 6 (6.12%) Lead Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Administrator
8 5 (5.10%) Agile Developer
8 5 (5.10%) DevOps Engineer
8 5 (5.10%) J2EE Team Leader
8 5 (5.10%) Java Team Leader
8 5 (5.10%) Senior J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.10%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.08%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (27.55%) AngularJS
2 25 (25.51%) Spring
3 24 (24.49%) REST
3 24 (24.49%) RESTful
3 24 (24.49%) Swagger
4 23 (23.47%) Node.js
5 17 (17.35%) Web Services
6 14 (14.29%) OAuth
7 13 (13.27%) Hibernate
8 12 (12.24%) J2EE
8 12 (12.24%) WebSphere MQ
9 11 (11.22%) Spring Boot
10 10 (10.20%) Apache CXF
10 10 (10.20%) JDBC
10 10 (10.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (10.20%) XML
11 9 (9.18%) cXML
11 9 (9.18%) ebXML
11 9 (9.18%) EDI
11 9 (9.18%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.24%) DataPower
2 9 (9.18%) Enterprise Software
3 7 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
5 4 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
5 4 (4.08%) LPAR
5 4 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 4 (4.08%) Social Media
6 2 (2.04%) IBM XIV
6 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.04%) Replication
7 1 (1.02%) AS400
7 1 (1.02%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.02%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (20.41%) Linux
2 7 (7.14%) AIX
3 3 (3.06%) Unix
4 2 (2.04%) Android
4 2 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.04%) Windows
4 2 (2.04%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.02%) CentOS
5 1 (1.02%) Solaris
5 1 (1.02%) SUSE
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (60.20%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (35.71%) API Development
3 29 (29.59%) Microservices
4 23 (23.47%) CRM
5 22 (22.45%) Scrum
6 16 (16.33%) Continuous Delivery
7 15 (15.31%) SOA
8 14 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (13.27%) TDD
10 12 (12.24%) Document Management
10 12 (12.24%) Open Source
11 11 (11.22%) Product Management
12 10 (10.20%) DevOps
12 10 (10.20%) EAI
13 9 (9.18%) B2B
13 9 (9.18%) Data Security
13 9 (9.18%) High Availability
14 8 (8.16%) Load Balancing
14 8 (8.16%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (52.04%) Java
2 15 (15.31%) SQL
3 13 (13.27%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.18%) ActionScript
4 9 (9.18%) ActionScript 2.0
4 9 (9.18%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (7.14%) Ruby
6 6 (6.12%) Python
7 5 (5.10%) Perl
8 4 (4.08%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.04%) Apple Swift
9 2 (2.04%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.04%) JCL
9 2 (2.04%) PHP
9 2 (2.04%) REXX
10 1 (1.02%) COBOL
10 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) CCNA
2 1 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.02%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.18%) RosettaNet
2 4 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.14%) Docker
2 2 (2.04%) Time Sharing Option
3 1 (1.02%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.02%) vCloud
3 1 (1.02%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (8.16%) Ansible
2 4 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.06%) Consul
3 3 (3.06%) Kubernetes
3 3 (3.06%) Mesos
4 2 (2.04%) MAINVIEW
5 1 (1.02%) CFEngine
5 1 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (1.02%) Puppet
5 1 (1.02%) SCCM
5 1 (1.02%) SCOM
5 1 (1.02%) SCOrch
5 1 (1.02%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Identity Manager
5 1 (1.02%) Unicenter
5 1 (1.02%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (20.41%) Oracle
2 14 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (12.24%) WSO2
4 11 (11.22%) Apigee
4 11 (11.22%) OpenText
5 9 (9.18%) MuleSoft
5 9 (9.18%) webMethods
6 8 (8.16%) SAP
7 6 (6.12%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.08%) VMware
9 2 (2.04%) Apple
9 2 (2.04%) BMC
9 2 (2.04%) Brocade
9 2 (2.04%) Cisco
9 2 (2.04%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) CA
10 1 (1.02%) Lotus
10 1 (1.02%) NetApp
10 1 (1.02%) Sun
10 1 (1.02%) SunGard