The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 22 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
0 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.40% 2.46% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.50% 12.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £573 £668 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.23% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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

Application Platforms Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 19.20% 20.49% 28.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 21
Median daily rate £523 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.94% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £396 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 3 (60.00%) Middleware
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) XML
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Sybase
4 2 (40.00%) XSLT
4 2 (40.00%) FTP
4 2 (40.00%) DataPower
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) Data Security
4 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (40.00%) Mule
4 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (20.00%) Front Office
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) SRDF

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
1 3 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (40.00%) Mule
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) DataSynapse
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) FTP
2 1 (20.00%) FCoE
2 1 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (20.00%) HTTP
2 1 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) Multicast
2 1 (20.00%) NAS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (20.00%) HBase
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Developer
1 1 (20.00%) DevOps Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 2 (40.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Java EE
3 1 (20.00%) Rendezvous
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (20.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (20.00%) Market Risk
2 1 (20.00%) Online Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 1 (20.00%) BDD
2 1 (20.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) DevOps
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) SDLC
2 1 (20.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (20.00%) KVM
1 1 (20.00%) NFS
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (20.00%) SRDF
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Sybase
4 1 (20.00%) AppDynamics
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) GoldenSource
4 1 (20.00%) Intel
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) TIBCO
4 1 (20.00%) VMware