The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 39 - 20
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.40% - 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.38% - 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £363
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +71.42%
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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 Brighton region.

Application Platforms Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
64 44 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 25.60% 22.45% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 25 13
Average daily rate £338 £375 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £198 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £489 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 4
Average hourly rate £36.25 £21.61 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.74% +2.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.86 £15.42 £19.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.32 £22.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 6 (66.67%) UNIX
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Apache
2 5 (55.56%) LDAP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Veritas
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Veritas File System
2 5 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (44.44%) SCSA
3 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
4 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (33.33%) Documentum
4 3 (33.33%) AIX
4 3 (33.33%) Vignette
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (33.33%) C#
4 3 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) FileNet
4 3 (33.33%) Publishing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 5 (55.56%) Apache
1 5 (55.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Portal
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Notes
2 3 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 3 (33.33%) Documentum
2 3 (33.33%) FileNet
3 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) LDAP
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DNS
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (33.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) .NET
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Clustering
2 3 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) UNIX
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Solaris
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) SUSE
3 3 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) MVC
1 3 (33.33%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Sun Certification
1 4 (44.44%) SCSA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas File System
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
1 5 (55.56%) Veritas
1 5 (55.56%) Red Hat
2 4 (44.44%) Sun
3 3 (33.33%) Vignette
3 3 (33.33%) Sitecore
3 3 (33.33%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle