The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 69 72
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.11% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.85% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-11.65% +23.48%
WebSphere
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
156 118 181
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 17.45% 13.20% 19.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 97 131
Median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £215 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £600 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+2.53% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 8
Median hourly rate £20.00 £100.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.00% +506.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £100.00 £13.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £100.00 £37.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £21.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+27.90% +21.12%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

WebSphere
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 Bristol region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) AIX

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) GWT
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Google