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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 31 16 29
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 20 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.91% 6.92% 0.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.23% 40.82% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £500 £408 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.69% -32.08%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.63%
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
65 49 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 20.70% 16.96% 16.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 19 21
Median daily rate £500 £375 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +87.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £183 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.25% -9.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £14.60 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £40.00 £26.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

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 28 August 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 17 (85.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
1 17 (85.00%) IBM
2 16 (80.00%) DevOps
3 12 (60.00%) Middleware
4 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 10 (50.00%) Ansible
5 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
6 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
8 6 (30.00%) Clustering
8 6 (30.00%) High Availability
8 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (30.00%) Migration
8 6 (30.00%) Apache
8 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (30.00%) SQL
9 5 (25.00%) DB2
9 5 (25.00%) HTML
9 5 (25.00%) XML
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (25.00%) Unix
9 5 (25.00%) CSS
9 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 5 (25.00%) Retail
9 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (25.00%) AppDynamics

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 17 (85.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (30.00%) Apache
3 5 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 4 (20.00%) Commerce Server
5 2 (10.00%) WebLogic
6 1 (5.00%) CMS
6 1 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (5.00%) IIS
6 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
6 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
2 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (5.00%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.00%) HTTP
2 1 (5.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.00%) NAS
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (45.00%) Jenkins
3 8 (40.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 7 (35.00%) Vagrant
5 1 (5.00%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (5.00%) Introscope
5 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 5 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) WebSphere Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Operations Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Operations Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) Applications Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Principal Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Server Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) Middleware
2 5 (25.00%) CSS
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 5 (25.00%) XML
3 4 (20.00%) Ajax
3 4 (20.00%) JSON
3 4 (20.00%) Worklight
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) Apache CXF
4 1 (5.00%) Compass CSS Framework
4 1 (5.00%) Dojo
4 1 (5.00%) ELK Stack
4 1 (5.00%) HTML5
4 1 (5.00%) jQuery
4 1 (5.00%) JSP
4 1 (5.00%) LESS
4 1 (5.00%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (5.00%) Sass
4 1 (5.00%) Spring Boot
4 1 (5.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) FMCG
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) DataPower
3 1 (5.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Linux
2 8 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Unix
4 4 (20.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Debian
5 1 (5.00%) Fedora
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) DevOps
2 8 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) High Availability
3 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) ITIL
5 4 (20.00%) Mobile First
5 4 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Content Development
6 1 (5.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Web Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) Jython
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (5.00%) KVM
2 1 (5.00%) NFS
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (5.00%) Postfix
2 1 (5.00%) qmail
2 1 (5.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (5.00%) Varnish
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) vSphere
2 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 10 (50.00%) Ansible
2 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) Bacula
2 1 (5.00%) Cacti
2 1 (5.00%) cPanel
2 1 (5.00%) Grafana
2 1 (5.00%) Graphite
2 1 (5.00%) Kibana
2 1 (5.00%) logstash
2 1 (5.00%) Nagios
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.00%) Plesk
2 1 (5.00%) Puppet
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Satellite
2 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (5.00%) Salt
2 1 (5.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) IBM
2 5 (25.00%) AppDynamics
3 4 (20.00%) Splunk
4 2 (10.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) ATG
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) CommVault
5 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (5.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Symantec