The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 24 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 5 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.04% 2.65% 1.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.16% 16.28% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 0
Median daily rate £500 £175 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.60%
WebSphere
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 15.51% 16.29% 19.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 25
Median daily rate £475 £314 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.39% +4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £173 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £12.25 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.25% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.38 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.15% -9.70%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bracknell region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere 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 Bracknell region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 10 (90.91%) Linux
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 9 (81.82%) XML
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (81.82%) AppDynamics
3 8 (72.73%) Mobile First
3 8 (72.73%) Ajax
3 8 (72.73%) JSON
3 8 (72.73%) HTML
3 8 (72.73%) IBM HTTP Server
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 8 (72.73%) AIX
3 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (72.73%) CSS
3 8 (72.73%) Apache
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 8 (72.73%) Commerce Server
3 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (72.73%) Worklight
3 8 (72.73%) QA
3 8 (72.73%) Splunk
3 8 (72.73%) Fredhopper
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell 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 8 (72.73%) Apache
1 8 (72.73%) Commerce Server
1 8 (72.73%) IBM HTTP Server
1 8 (72.73%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 8 (72.73%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) DB2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
1 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 1 (9.09%) Bitbucket
2 1 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
2 1 (9.09%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Operations Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Operations Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) Server Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) XML
2 8 (72.73%) Ajax
2 8 (72.73%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) HTML
2 8 (72.73%) JSON
2 8 (72.73%) Worklight
3 1 (9.09%) Apache CXF
3 1 (9.09%) JSP
3 1 (9.09%) Spring
3 1 (9.09%) Spring Boot
3 1 (9.09%) Spring MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Linux
2 8 (72.73%) AIX
2 8 (72.73%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) DevOps
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
3 8 (72.73%) Mobile First
3 8 (72.73%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Application Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (9.09%) MVC
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
2 8 (72.73%) Shell Script
3 2 (18.18%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Consul
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Pingdom
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) AppDynamics
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 8 (72.73%) Splunk
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian
3 1 (9.09%) PagerDuty