The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 45 41
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 2.13% 1.06%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.59% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 2
Median daily rate - £400 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +90.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.63%
WebSphere
South Wales

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

Application Platforms Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
16 85 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.56% 20.09% 16.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 55 39
Median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £12.50 - £16.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 7 (100.00%) Java
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SDLC
3 4 (57.14%) Burp Suite
3 4 (57.14%) DbUnit
3 4 (57.14%) Spock
3 4 (57.14%) JSTS
3 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
3 4 (57.14%) Selenium
3 4 (57.14%) Use Case
3 4 (57.14%) Atlassian
3 4 (57.14%) jQuery
3 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Volume Testing
3 4 (57.14%) V-Model
3 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
3 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (57.14%) Document Management
3 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
3 4 (57.14%) JMeter
3 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
3 4 (57.14%) SOAP
3 4 (57.14%) XML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 4 (57.14%) JBoss
1 4 (57.14%) MQSeries
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) IIS
2 3 (42.86%) Jetty
2 3 (42.86%) Mongrel
2 3 (42.86%) nginx
2 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon S3
1 3 (42.86%) Google App Engine
1 3 (42.86%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (42.86%) Route 53
1 3 (42.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) DHCP
1 3 (42.86%) DNS
1 3 (42.86%) FTP
1 3 (42.86%) HTTP
1 3 (42.86%) IPsec
1 3 (42.86%) SSL
1 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (42.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Burp Suite
1 4 (57.14%) DbUnit
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
1 4 (57.14%) JMeter
1 4 (57.14%) JUnit
1 4 (57.14%) Selenium
1 4 (57.14%) Spock
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (42.86%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) jQuery
2 4 (57.14%) JSTS
2 4 (57.14%) SOAP
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) J2EE
3 3 (42.86%) Kafka
3 3 (42.86%) LAMP
3 3 (42.86%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (42.86%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 4 (57.14%) Document Management
2 4 (57.14%) Non-Functional Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Testing
2 4 (57.14%) SDLC
2 4 (57.14%) Security Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Test Automation
2 4 (57.14%) Use Case
2 4 (57.14%) V-Model
2 4 (57.14%) Volume Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Workflow
3 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
3 3 (42.86%) DevOps
3 3 (42.86%) Migration
3 3 (42.86%) Open Source
4 2 (28.57%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 4 (57.14%) SC Cleared
3 3 (42.86%) DV Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (42.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Ansible
1 3 (42.86%) Fluentd
1 3 (42.86%) Marathon
1 3 (42.86%) Mesos
1 3 (42.86%) Piwik
1 3 (42.86%) Puppet
1 3 (42.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Atlassian
2 3 (42.86%) Google
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware