The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 26 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 3.70% 7.20% 2.72%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.93% 42.22% 14.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 7
Average daily rate £450 £488 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% +83.96%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £402 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -4.76%
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
67 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.81% 17.05% 19.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 26 30
Average daily rate £450 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £274 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 0 2
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £21.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 12 (80.00%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 9 (60.00%) DevOps
4 8 (53.33%) Middleware
5 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
6 6 (40.00%) Ansible
6 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
6 6 (40.00%) VMware
7 5 (33.33%) Unix
7 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 5 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) CentOS
8 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (26.67%) Vagrant
8 4 (26.67%) JBoss
8 4 (26.67%) AIX
8 4 (26.67%) J2EE
8 4 (26.67%) SUSE
8 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
9 3 (20.00%) Migration
9 3 (20.00%) Clustering
9 3 (20.00%) Docker
9 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
9 3 (20.00%) High Availability
9 3 (20.00%) OpenStack

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 9 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (26.67%) JBoss
5 3 (20.00%) OpenStack
6 2 (13.33%) Apache
6 2 (13.33%) CMS
7 1 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (6.67%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) DNS
2 1 (6.67%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (6.67%) NAS
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) SSL
2 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (46.67%) Jenkins
3 5 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (26.67%) Vagrant
5 2 (13.33%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (13.33%) FishEye
6 1 (6.67%) Introscope
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) WebSphere Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) Systems Architect
4 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Unix Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 1 (6.67%) Principal Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) Middleware
2 4 (26.67%) J2EE
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) CSS
3 2 (13.33%) Dojo
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) HTML5
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) LESS
3 2 (13.33%) Sass
4 1 (6.67%) ELK Stack
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) LAMP
4 1 (6.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) FMCG
4 1 (6.67%) DataPower
4 1 (6.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (26.67%) AIX
4 4 (26.67%) SUSE
5 1 (6.67%) Debian
5 1 (6.67%) Fedora
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Windows
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (26.67%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 2 (13.33%) Content Development
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Web Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (13.33%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) Jython
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Docker
3 1 (6.67%) KVM
3 1 (6.67%) NFS
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.67%) Postfix
3 1 (6.67%) qmail
3 1 (6.67%) Sendmail
3 1 (6.67%) Varnish
3 1 (6.67%) vSphere
3 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Packer
2 2 (13.33%) vRealize
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (6.67%) Bacula
3 1 (6.67%) Cacti
3 1 (6.67%) cPanel
3 1 (6.67%) Grafana
3 1 (6.67%) Graphite
3 1 (6.67%) Kibana
3 1 (6.67%) logstash
3 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.67%) Plesk
3 1 (6.67%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (6.67%) Salt
3 1 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
3 1 (6.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) IBM
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) AppDynamics
3 1 (6.67%) ATG
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) CommVault
3 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) Rackspace
3 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.67%) Symantec
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