Period
to 20 June 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 20 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.

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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 39 30
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 +23
Contract jobs citing IBM 99 75 92
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 6.43% 5.14% 6.58%
As % of the Vendors category 13.13% 10.25% 14.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 14 28
Milton Keynes median daily rate £463 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -16.67% -4.00%
10th Percentile £350 £311 £254
90th Percentile £538 £423 £503
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +32.14% -12.50% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 754 732 629
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 48.99% 50.21% 44.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 365 322
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.74% +17.50%
10th Percentile £220 £270 £233
90th Percentile £550 £550 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 21 25
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £11.75 £11.53 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.91% +4.82% -1.35%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.79 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.75 £18.70 £20.80
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £12.25
% change year-on-year -15.25% +20.41% -14.04%

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 20 June 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 20 June 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 48 (48.48%) Java
2 43 (43.43%) Linux
3 35 (35.35%) Jenkins
3 35 (35.35%) DevOps
4 31 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (31.31%) MongoDB
5 29 (29.29%) Amazon AWS
6 28 (28.28%) Middleware
7 27 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
8 26 (26.26%) SQL
8 26 (26.26%) Python
8 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
8 26 (26.26%) JIRA
9 25 (25.25%) Banking
9 25 (25.25%) Confluence
9 25 (25.25%) OpenShift
10 24 (24.24%) NuoDB
11 23 (23.23%) PaaS
12 22 (22.22%) Redis
13 19 (19.19%) Continuous Delivery
13 19 (19.19%) WebSphere
14 18 (18.18%) Oracle
14 18 (18.18%) DB2
14 18 (18.18%) Hibernate
15 17 (17.17%) Finance
15 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
15 17 (17.17%) Load Balancing
15 17 (17.17%) Spring
15 17 (17.17%) RabbitMQ
15 17 (17.17%) Ansible

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 25 (25.25%) Confluence
2 19 (19.19%) WebSphere
3 16 (16.16%) Tomcat
4 14 (14.14%) OpenStack
5 13 (13.13%) Apache
6 10 (10.10%) JBoss
7 9 (9.09%) Apache Spark
7 9 (9.09%) WebLogic
8 3 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (2.02%) IIS
9 2 (2.02%) NetWeaver
9 2 (2.02%) nginx
9 2 (2.02%) SAS
10 1 (1.01%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.07%) Maximo
2 2 (2.02%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (29.29%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (25.25%) OpenShift
3 23 (23.23%) PaaS
4 16 (16.16%) IaaS
5 12 (12.12%) Amazon S3
6 9 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 9 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (9.09%) Amazon ELB
6 9 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (2.02%) GitHub
8 2 (2.02%) Google Analytics
8 2 (2.02%) SaaS
9 1 (1.01%) Bluemix
9 1 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (14.14%) Firewall
2 8 (8.08%) HTTP
3 2 (2.02%) DNS
3 2 (2.02%) SSL
4 1 (1.01%) ATM
4 1 (1.01%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (31.31%) MongoDB
2 27 (27.27%) PostgreSQL
3 24 (24.24%) NuoDB
4 22 (22.22%) Redis
5 18 (18.18%) DB2
6 17 (17.17%) SQL Server
7 11 (11.11%) MySQL
7 11 (11.11%) NoSQL
8 9 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
8 9 (9.09%) Big Data
8 9 (9.09%) Hadoop
9 8 (8.08%) Apache Cassandra
10 7 (7.07%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.03%) Apache Hive
11 3 (3.03%) HBase
11 3 (3.03%) OLAP
11 3 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (3.03%) Pentaho
11 3 (3.03%) PowerCenter
11 3 (3.03%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 35 (35.35%) Jenkins
2 26 (26.26%) Git (software)
2 26 (26.26%) JIRA
3 14 (14.14%) Selenium
4 9 (9.09%) TeamCity
5 5 (5.05%) WebStorm
6 3 (3.03%) Eclipse
6 3 (3.03%) Maven
7 2 (2.02%) GitLab
8 1 (1.01%) Grunt
8 1 (1.01%) gulp
8 1 (1.01%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 25 (25.25%) Banking
2 17 (17.17%) Finance
3 9 (9.09%) Back Office
4 5 (5.05%) Retail
5 4 (4.04%) Marketing
6 3 (3.03%) International Banking
7 2 (2.02%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.01%) Legal
8 1 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.01%) Spanish Language
8 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 36 (36.36%) Developer
2 21 (21.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (16.16%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Analyst
4 9 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Java Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
4 9 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 9 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
5 7 (7.07%) Mainframe Developer
6 6 (6.06%) IBM Mainframe Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 6 (6.06%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 6 (6.06%) Maximo Developer
6 6 (6.06%) Operations Engineer
7 5 (5.05%) DB2 DBA
7 5 (5.05%) DBA
7 5 (5.05%) Delivery Manager
8 4 (4.04%) Development Manager
8 4 (4.04%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (28.28%) Middleware
2 18 (18.18%) Hibernate
3 17 (17.17%) RabbitMQ
3 17 (17.17%) Spring
4 16 (16.16%) AngularJS
4 16 (16.16%) Web Services
5 14 (14.14%) J2EE
5 14 (14.14%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (13.13%) LAMP
6 13 (13.13%) REST
7 11 (11.11%) LAPP Stack
8 9 (9.09%) JSON
8 9 (9.09%) Kafka
8 9 (9.09%) XML
9 8 (8.08%) JDBC
9 8 (8.08%) RAML
9 8 (8.08%) RESTful
9 8 (8.08%) SOAP
9 8 (8.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (8.08%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.16%) Mainframe
2 15 (15.15%) IBM Mainframe
3 5 (5.05%) User Experience
4 3 (3.03%) Clustering
4 3 (3.03%) Data Structures
5 2 (2.02%) BBC
5 2 (2.02%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.01%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.01%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 43 (43.43%) Linux
2 11 (11.11%) Windows
3 8 (8.08%) Unix
4 3 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.02%) Android
5 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.02%) DC/OS
6 1 (1.01%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (35.35%) DevOps
2 31 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.19%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (17.17%) Load Balancing
5 15 (15.15%) CRM
6 10 (10.10%) API Development
6 10 (10.10%) Configuration Management
6 10 (10.10%) Front End Development
6 10 (10.10%) Open Source
6 10 (10.10%) Technical Analysis
7 8 (8.08%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (8.08%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (7.07%) Analytics
8 7 (7.07%) Data Integration
8 7 (7.07%) ITIL
8 7 (7.07%) Migration
9 6 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (5.05%) Data Science
10 5 (5.05%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.05%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 48 (48.48%) Java
2 26 (26.26%) Python
2 26 (26.26%) SQL
3 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 10 (10.10%) PL/SQL
5 9 (9.09%) COBOL
6 8 (8.08%) Bash Shell
6 8 (8.08%) JCL
6 8 (8.08%) Ruby
7 4 (4.04%) C++
7 4 (4.04%) VC++
8 3 (3.03%) HiveQL
8 3 (3.03%) PHP
8 3 (3.03%) Scala
8 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.01%) Assembly Language
9 1 (1.01%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 3 (3.03%) GDPR
2 2 (2.02%) WCAG
System Software
1 14 (14.14%) Docker
2 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.02%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (17.17%) Ansible
2 9 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (3.03%) Kibana
3 3 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 2 (2.02%) Kubernetes
5 1 (1.01%) Control-M
5 1 (1.01%) Netcool
5 1 (1.01%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (1.01%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 18 (18.18%) Oracle
2 15 (15.15%) Red Hat
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.04%) Remedy
5 3 (3.03%) Cloudera
5 3 (3.03%) hybris
5 3 (3.03%) SAP
5 3 (3.03%) Splunk
5 3 (3.03%) Tableau
5 3 (3.03%) Talend
6 2 (2.02%) ATG
6 2 (2.02%) Demandware
6 2 (2.02%) Google
6 2 (2.02%) Pega
6 2 (2.02%) Twitter
7 1 (1.01%) Cognos
7 1 (1.01%) Informatica
7 1 (1.01%) Netezza
7 1 (1.01%) ReadSoft