The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 38 58 45
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.69% 1.51% 0.74%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.71% 8.05% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £625 £325 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -38.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.65 £35.28
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +6.73%
WebSphere
Cambridgeshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
56 87 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 15.77% 18.75% 15.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 64 39
Median daily rate £445 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £288 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £449 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.78%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) IIS
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (50.00%) VBScript
3 3 (50.00%) MCSA
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos
3 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (50.00%) SCCM
3 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 7

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Jetty
3 2 (33.33%) nginx
3 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
4 1 (16.67%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) FTP
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (33.33%) Travis CI
2 1 (16.67%) ClearQuest
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
1 2 (33.33%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (33.33%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) JSF
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (50.00%) VBScript
2 2 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) Magik
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNA
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 3 (50.00%) MCSA
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Cognos