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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 23 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.90% 1.08% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 2.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £713 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +27.86%
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
40 68 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 28.99% 36.76% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 44 16
Median daily rate £425 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £356 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.47% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Median hourly rate - £12.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +27.27%

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 23 July 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
3 5 (55.56%) Java
3 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
3 5 (55.56%) Unix
4 4 (44.44%) J2EE
4 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (33.33%) GWT
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
6 2 (22.22%) IBM
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
6 2 (22.22%) C
6 2 (22.22%) DB2
6 2 (22.22%) Google
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management
6 2 (22.22%) Spring
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
6 2 (22.22%) SDLC
7 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (11.11%) Collateral Management
7 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
7 1 (11.11%) Maven
7 1 (11.11%) XMLBeans
7 1 (11.11%) UniData
7 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development

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 2 (22.22%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Global One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) UniData
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) Log4j
1 1 (11.11%) Maven
1 1 (11.11%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) Lead Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) GWT
3 2 (22.22%) Spring
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
4 1 (11.11%) HornetQ
4 1 (11.11%) JAXB
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) JMS
4 1 (11.11%) JMX
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) JSTL
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) XMLBeans
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (55.56%) Mainframe
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
4 1 (11.11%) Equities
4 1 (11.11%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Matrix Organization
2 2 (22.22%) SDLC
2 2 (22.22%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Collateral Management
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Sencha
2 1 (11.11%) Sybase