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 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 25 24 14
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.95% 2.84% 3.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 24.00% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate
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- £350 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 - £29.95
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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
40 25 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 19.05% 11.85% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 7
Average daily rate £300 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £395 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £12.00 £16.75 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.35% -66.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 31 October 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (33.33%) JAXB
3 2 (33.33%) BEA
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) WSDL
3 2 (33.33%) Toad
3 2 (33.33%) MPLS
3 2 (33.33%) MetaSolv
3 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (33.33%) Migration
3 2 (33.33%) Cramer
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 2 (33.33%) JMS
3 2 (33.33%) SDH
3 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) JDBC
3 2 (33.33%) SOAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) Apache
3 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SDH
1 2 (33.33%) Ethernet
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (16.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) DB2
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) JMS
2 2 (33.33%) WSDL
2 2 (33.33%) JAXB
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) JDBC
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Data Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Network Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) BEA
2 2 (33.33%) MetaSolv
2 2 (33.33%) Cramer
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
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The Curve Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Caci
Posted: 9 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago