Period
to 20 September 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 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.

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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 36 35 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +45
Contract jobs citing IBM 82 101 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 5.53% 5.98% 5.94%
As % of the Vendors category 11.07% 12.77% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 21 29
Milton Keynes median daily rate £463 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.59% -8.24% +6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £313 £233
90th Percentile £550 £494 £495
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +17.09% -1.25% +14.29%
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 741 791 636
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 50.00% 46.80% 48.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 388 367 359
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £199
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £412 £390 £400
% change year-on-year +5.64% -2.50% +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 48 32
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £12.33 £16.71 £10.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.24% +57.38% -6.70%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.78 £8.50
90th Percentile £18.65 £31.95 £15.00
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £12.50 £16.93 £11.25
% change year-on-year -26.17% +50.49% -8.54%

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 September 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 September 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 40 (48.78%) Java
2 37 (45.12%) SQL
3 34 (41.46%) Linux
4 27 (32.93%) Jenkins
5 26 (31.71%) MongoDB
6 24 (29.27%) Python
7 23 (28.05%) Middleware
7 23 (28.05%) JIRA
8 22 (26.83%) DevOps
9 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
9 21 (25.61%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (24.39%) Finance
10 20 (24.39%) Banking
10 20 (24.39%) OpenShift
11 19 (23.17%) Oracle
12 18 (21.95%) NuoDB
13 17 (20.73%) REST
13 17 (20.73%) Confluence
13 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (20.73%) Spring
14 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
14 16 (19.51%) Redis
14 16 (19.51%) DB2
14 16 (19.51%) Web Services
14 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
15 15 (18.29%) LAMP
15 15 (18.29%) Mainframe
16 14 (17.07%) Tomcat
16 14 (17.07%) Open Source
16 14 (17.07%) NoSQL

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 17 (20.73%) Confluence
2 14 (17.07%) Tomcat
3 10 (12.20%) WebSphere
4 9 (10.98%) Apache Spark
5 8 (9.76%) Apache
6 6 (7.32%) OpenStack
7 3 (3.66%) JBoss
7 3 (3.66%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (2.44%) IIS
8 2 (2.44%) NetWeaver
8 2 (2.44%) nginx
8 2 (2.44%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.22%) CICS
9 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (2.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Maximo
2 2 (2.44%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) OpenShift
2 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (12.20%) PaaS
4 8 (9.76%) IaaS
5 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (7.32%) Amazon S3
7 3 (3.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (3.66%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (3.66%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (3.66%) SaaS
7 3 (3.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (2.44%) GitHub
8 2 (2.44%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.22%) npm
9 1 (1.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) Firewall
2 5 (6.10%) HTTP
3 3 (3.66%) DNS
3 3 (3.66%) SSL
4 2 (2.44%) Internet
4 2 (2.44%) SAN
5 1 (1.22%) ATM
5 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) MongoDB
2 21 (25.61%) PostgreSQL
3 18 (21.95%) NuoDB
4 16 (19.51%) DB2
4 16 (19.51%) Redis
5 14 (17.07%) NoSQL
6 13 (15.85%) MySQL
7 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
8 10 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (12.20%) Hadoop
9 9 (10.98%) Big Data
10 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (3.66%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (3.66%) Apache Hive
11 3 (3.66%) HBase
11 3 (3.66%) OLAP
11 3 (3.66%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (3.66%) Pentaho
11 3 (3.66%) PowerCenter
11 3 (3.66%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Jenkins
2 23 (28.05%) JIRA
3 21 (25.61%) Git (software)
4 6 (7.32%) Selenium
5 5 (6.10%) WebStorm
6 3 (3.66%) GitLab
6 3 (3.66%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.22%) Introscope
7 1 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.22%) Mocha
7 1 (1.22%) Protractor
General
1 20 (24.39%) Banking
1 20 (24.39%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Back Office
3 3 (3.66%) Marketing
4 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.22%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (34.15%) Developer
2 10 (12.20%) Java Developer
3 9 (10.98%) Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Mainframe Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Architect
5 7 (8.54%) IBM Mainframe Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Developer
5 7 (8.54%) Senior Java Developer
6 6 (7.32%) Maximo Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) DB2 DBA
7 4 (4.88%) DBA
7 4 (4.88%) Development Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (4.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Software Development Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.05%) Middleware
2 17 (20.73%) REST
2 17 (20.73%) Spring
3 16 (19.51%) Web Services
4 15 (18.29%) LAMP
5 13 (15.85%) Hibernate
5 13 (15.85%) LAPP Stack
5 13 (15.85%) SOAP
6 12 (14.63%) RESTful
7 11 (13.41%) J2EE
7 11 (13.41%) JSON
7 11 (13.41%) RAML
7 11 (13.41%) Swagger
7 11 (13.41%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (13.41%) XML
7 11 (13.41%) YAML
8 9 (10.98%) Kafka
8 9 (10.98%) RabbitMQ
9 7 (8.54%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.32%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Mainframe
2 14 (17.07%) IBM Mainframe
3 3 (3.66%) Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (2.44%) User Experience
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.22%) New Media
5 1 (1.22%) Virtual Team
5 1 (1.22%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 34 (41.46%) Linux
2 7 (8.54%) Unix
3 6 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) AIX
4 2 (2.44%) Android
4 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.44%) DC/OS
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) DevOps
2 17 (20.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.51%) Continuous Delivery
4 14 (17.07%) Open Source
5 10 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (10.98%) Load Balancing
7 8 (9.76%) CRM
7 8 (9.76%) Technical Analysis
8 7 (8.54%) Analytics
8 7 (8.54%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.54%) Data Integration
8 7 (8.54%) Front End Development
8 7 (8.54%) Migration
8 7 (8.54%) Scrum
9 5 (6.10%) API Development
9 5 (6.10%) ITIL
9 5 (6.10%) MVC
9 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.88%) Data Science
10 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) Java
2 37 (45.12%) SQL
3 24 (29.27%) Python
4 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.63%) Bash Shell
5 12 (14.63%) COBOL
6 11 (13.41%) Ruby
7 10 (12.20%) PL/SQL
8 9 (10.98%) JCL
9 4 (4.88%) C++
9 4 (4.88%) VC++
10 3 (3.66%) HiveQL
10 3 (3.66%) Scala
10 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.44%) PHP
12 1 (1.22%) Assembly Language
12 1 (1.22%) Jython
12 1 (1.22%) Korn
Qualifications
1 2 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.22%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) GDPR
2 3 (3.66%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Docker
2 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 14 (17.07%) Ansible
2 3 (3.66%) Kibana
2 3 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.44%) Kubernetes
3 2 (2.44%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (2.44%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.22%) CA Wily
4 1 (1.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Oracle
2 7 (8.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.54%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.88%) Remedy
4 3 (3.66%) Cloudera
4 3 (3.66%) Splunk
4 3 (3.66%) Tableau
4 3 (3.66%) Talend
5 2 (2.44%) ATG
5 2 (2.44%) Demandware
5 2 (2.44%) Google
5 2 (2.44%) hybris
5 2 (2.44%) Informatica
5 2 (2.44%) SAP
6 1 (1.22%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.22%) Brocade
6 1 (1.22%) EMC
6 1 (1.22%) HP
6 1 (1.22%) NetApp
6 1 (1.22%) Pega