Period
to 20 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 6 months to 20 August 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 Application Server (WAS)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 99 83
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16 +12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 12 13 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.80% 0.79% 1.01%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.64% 3.85% 5.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 5
Milton Keynes median daily rate £475 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.74% -3.57% +3.70%
10th Percentile £450 £313 £279
90th Percentile £575 £379 £388
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £475 £338 £350
% change year-on-year +40.74% -3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

WebSphere Application Server 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 330 338 254
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 21.87% 20.56% 18.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 155 151
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% -0.12% +21.43%
10th Percentile £317 £313 £256
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £410 £415
% change year-on-year +6.71% -1.20% +14.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.85 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.19% +3.33% -7.06%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.00 £22.25 £15.13
% change year-on-year -23.60% +47.11% -40.69%

WebSphere Application Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

Job postings citing WebSphere Application Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere Application Server in Milton Keynes

WebSphere Application Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere Application Server in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 WebSphere Application Server.

1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) Oracle
3 5 (41.67%) JBoss
3 5 (41.67%) XML
3 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Java EE
3 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 5 (41.67%) User Experience
4 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 4 (33.33%) hybris
4 4 (33.33%) iPad
4 4 (33.33%) BDD
4 4 (33.33%) Demandware
4 4 (33.33%) LESS
4 4 (33.33%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) TDD
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) ATG
4 4 (33.33%) Magento
4 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (16.67%) IBM

WebSphere Application Server
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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) JBoss
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (8.33%) Introscope
2 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 4 (33.33%) HTML CSS Developer
2 4 (33.33%) HTML Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
2 4 (33.33%) JSP Developer
2 4 (33.33%) UI Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Java Team Leader
4 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
5 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) Web Services
2 5 (41.67%) Java EE
2 5 (41.67%) XML
3 4 (33.33%) CSS
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) LESS
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (16.67%) Spring
6 1 (8.33%) .NET
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (8.33%) J2EE
6 1 (8.33%) JDBC
6 1 (8.33%) JMS
6 1 (8.33%) JNDI
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 4 (33.33%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (41.67%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 4 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 4 (33.33%) TDD
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) EAI
5 1 (8.33%) ERP
5 1 (8.33%) Garbage Collection
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) SOA
5 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (8.33%) Jython
3 1 (8.33%) Korn
3 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Wily
1 1 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) ATG
2 4 (33.33%) Demandware
2 4 (33.33%) hybris
3 2 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Informatica
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat