The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 101 89 92
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 21 37 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.80% 1.50% 1.20%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.88% 7.07% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 23 20
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£488 £415 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.46% -5.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £335 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £498 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £10.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+300.00% -71.42%
WebSphere
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
430 523 333
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 16.47% 21.14% 12.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 301 141
Average daily rate £416 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 24
Average hourly rate £37.50 £27.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.88% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £148.50 £41.50 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.15 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.78% -9.73%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Berkshire region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Berkshire region.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 6 £568 +28.61% 5
Bracknell -8 5 - - 3
Slough -17 4 £500 +17.64%
Maidenhead - - - -
Newbury - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 25 (46.30%) SQL
1 25 (46.30%) IBM
2 19 (35.19%) WebSphere MQ
3 17 (31.48%) Finance
3 17 (31.48%) RPG
3 17 (31.48%) RPG IV
4 16 (29.63%) Java
5 15 (27.78%) Oracle
6 13 (24.07%) TOGAF
7 12 (22.22%) iSeries
7 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (20.37%) DB2
8 11 (20.37%) SOAP
9 10 (18.52%) Web Services
9 10 (18.52%) XML
9 10 (18.52%) Linux
10 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 9 (16.67%) Migration
10 9 (16.67%) Toad
11 8 (14.81%) JMS
11 8 (14.81%) AIX
11 8 (14.81%) TDD
11 8 (14.81%) Middleware
11 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
11 8 (14.81%) Degree
12 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
12 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
12 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
12 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
12 7 (12.96%) MPLS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) WebLogic
2 4 (7.41%) MQSeries
3 3 (5.56%) Commerce Server
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.85%) Liferay
5 1 (1.85%) Drupal
5 1 (1.85%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.85%) IIS
5 1 (1.85%) iPlanet
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Office
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.41%) Misys Midas
2 2 (3.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) MPLS
1 7 (12.96%) SDH
1 7 (12.96%) Ethernet
2 5 (9.26%) Internet
3 3 (5.56%) ATM
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) HTTP
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) DB2
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.96%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (3.70%) DataStage
5 1 (1.85%) Big Data
5 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Toad
2 4 (7.41%) ERwin
3 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (31.48%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.41%) Retail
4 2 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Marketing
5 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Architect
2 16 (29.63%) Analyst
3 13 (24.07%) Programmer
3 13 (24.07%) Analyst Programmer
3 13 (24.07%) RPG Programmer
3 13 (24.07%) RPG Analyst Programmer
4 10 (18.52%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (14.81%) Developer
6 5 (9.26%) Consultant
7 3 (5.56%) Senior Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.70%) AS400 Developer
8 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior RPG Analyst Programmer
8 2 (3.70%) Senior RPG Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (35.19%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (20.37%) SOAP
3 10 (18.52%) Web Services
3 10 (18.52%) XML
4 8 (14.81%) JMS
4 8 (14.81%) Middleware
5 7 (12.96%) WSDL
5 7 (12.96%) JAXB
6 6 (11.11%) .NET
7 2 (3.70%) HTML
7 2 (3.70%) Ajax
8 1 (1.85%) REST
8 1 (1.85%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.85%) jQuery
8 1 (1.85%) Spring Security
8 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 1 (1.85%) Spring
8 1 (1.85%) JNDI
8 1 (1.85%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.22%) iSeries
2 8 (14.81%) Mobile App
3 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 6 (11.11%) DataPower
3 6 (11.11%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.41%) AS400
4 4 (7.41%) Mainframe
4 4 (7.41%) SWIFT
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) DTV
7 1 (1.85%) PKI
7 1 (1.85%) Cryptography
7 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.52%) Linux
2 8 (14.81%) AIX
3 7 (12.96%) Solaris
3 7 (12.96%) UNIX
4 5 (9.26%) Windows
5 1 (1.85%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.07%) TOGAF
2 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
4 8 (14.81%) TDD
5 7 (12.96%) Software Engineering
5 7 (12.96%) Data Migration
5 7 (12.96%) Waterfall
5 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (11.11%) DSDM
6 6 (11.11%) E-Commerce
6 6 (11.11%) ITIL
6 6 (11.11%) Six Sigma
6 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Modelling
6 6 (11.11%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
6 6 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
8 3 (5.56%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 25 (46.30%) SQL
2 17 (31.48%) RPG
2 17 (31.48%) RPG IV
3 16 (29.63%) Java
4 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
5 4 (7.41%) RPG/400
6 3 (5.56%) C
7 2 (3.70%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.85%) sed
8 1 (1.85%) Korn
8 1 (1.85%) AWK
8 1 (1.85%) C#
8 1 (1.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) IBM Certification
3 1 (1.85%) PMP
3 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) ISO 8583
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.85%) Shibboleth
1 1 (1.85%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (46.30%) IBM
2 15 (27.78%) Oracle
3 7 (12.96%) MetaSolv
3 7 (12.96%) Cramer
3 7 (12.96%) BEA
4 3 (5.56%) hybris
4 3 (5.56%) ATG
5 2 (3.70%) SAP
5 2 (3.70%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.85%) Pega
6 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.85%) NetApp
6 1 (1.85%) Sun
6 1 (1.85%) HP
6 1 (1.85%) EMC
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