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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 19 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 1.63% - 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.53% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £650 - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
WebSphere
London

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
19 30 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.45% 29.70% 19.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 23
Average daily rate £425 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £425 £365
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (25.00%) Finance
4 1 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (25.00%) Spring
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Google
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Wiki
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) Coaching
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 1 (25.00%) MQSeries
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA
1 1 (25.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SOA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Google