The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 127 156 119
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -37
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 39 57 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.15% 0.96% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.40% 5.66% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 54
Median daily rate £450 £465 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £385 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
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 City of London region.

Application Platforms Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
609 1007 960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 17.90% 17.00% 16.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 472 758 642
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 26
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.47% -9.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+30.23% +30.30%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 July 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 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 City of London region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 51 (53.68%) IBM
2 43 (45.26%) Java
3 36 (37.89%) Linux
4 35 (36.84%) Finance
5 34 (35.79%) Oracle
6 31 (32.63%) WebSphere Application Server
6 31 (32.63%) WebSphere MQ
7 29 (30.53%) Middleware
8 27 (28.42%) Unix
9 25 (26.32%) WebLogic
10 24 (25.26%) XML
10 24 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (21.05%) Banking
12 19 (20.00%) Windows
13 18 (18.95%) IBM Integration Bus
14 17 (17.89%) J2EE
15 16 (16.84%) Web Services
15 16 (16.84%) AIX
15 16 (16.84%) ITIL
15 16 (16.84%) Apache
15 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
16 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
17 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
18 13 (13.68%) Financial Institution
18 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
18 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
19 12 (12.63%) HTTP
19 12 (12.63%) SQL
19 12 (12.63%) Python
19 12 (12.63%) Asset Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 31 (32.63%) WebSphere Application Server
2 25 (26.32%) WebLogic
3 16 (16.84%) Apache
4 9 (9.47%) Tomcat
5 6 (6.32%) IIS
5 6 (6.32%) JBoss
6 5 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (4.21%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Portal
8 3 (3.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (3.16%) FileNet
8 3 (3.16%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 2 (2.11%) CloudStack
9 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.11%) MS Exchange
9 2 (2.11%) OpenStack
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (2.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (1.05%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 1 (1.05%) Jetty
Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Exstream
1 2 (2.11%) Maximo
1 2 (2.11%) Primavera
2 1 (1.05%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.05%) Documaker
2 1 (1.05%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.05%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.47%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon S3
4 1 (1.05%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (1.05%) IaaS
4 1 (1.05%) OpenShift
4 1 (1.05%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.63%) HTTP
2 11 (11.58%) DNS
2 11 (11.58%) Firewall
3 9 (9.47%) SSL
4 7 (7.37%) FTP
5 6 (6.32%) NAS
6 5 (5.26%) LDAP
7 4 (4.21%) SAN
8 3 (3.16%) FCoE
8 3 (3.16%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (3.16%) iSCSI
8 3 (3.16%) LAN
8 3 (3.16%) WAN
9 2 (2.11%) Multicast
9 2 (2.11%) Network Security
9 2 (2.11%) TCP/IP
10 1 (1.05%) DMZ
10 1 (1.05%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.32%) DB2
4 3 (3.16%) MySQL
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.11%) GIS
5 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.11%) HBase
5 2 (2.11%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.11%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.05%) OLAP
6 1 (1.05%) OLTP
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (1.05%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) Git (software)
1 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.26%) Introscope
2 5 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.26%) Subversion
2 5 (5.26%) TeamCity
3 4 (4.21%) JUnit
3 4 (4.21%) Maven
4 3 (3.16%) Ant
4 3 (3.16%) JIRA
4 3 (3.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (3.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.11%) Gerrit
5 2 (2.11%) Mockito
6 1 (1.05%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.05%) Spock
General
1 35 (36.84%) Finance
2 20 (21.05%) Banking
3 13 (13.68%) Financial Institution
4 11 (11.58%) Retail
5 7 (7.37%) Investment Banking
6 5 (5.26%) Front Office
7 3 (3.16%) Back Office
8 2 (2.11%) French Language
8 2 (2.11%) German Language
8 2 (2.11%) Law
8 2 (2.11%) Portuguese Language
8 2 (2.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 29 (30.53%) Developer
2 15 (15.79%) Architect
3 11 (11.58%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.47%) WebSphere Architect
5 8 (8.42%) Analyst
5 8 (8.42%) Consultant
6 6 (6.32%) Middleware Developer
6 6 (6.32%) WebSphere Consultant
7 5 (5.26%) Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) Integration Specialist
7 5 (5.26%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 5 (5.26%) Senior Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.26%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Integration Architect
8 4 (4.21%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
8 4 (4.21%) WebSphere Specialist
8 4 (4.21%) XML Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (32.63%) WebSphere MQ
2 29 (30.53%) Middleware
3 24 (25.26%) XML
4 18 (18.95%) IBM Integration Bus
5 17 (17.89%) J2EE
6 16 (16.84%) Web Services
7 10 (10.53%) .NET
7 10 (10.53%) JSP
7 10 (10.53%) Servlets
8 8 (8.42%) REST
9 7 (7.37%) EJB
9 7 (7.37%) HTML
9 7 (7.37%) XSLT
10 6 (6.32%) SOAP
10 6 (6.32%) XML Messaging
11 5 (5.26%) CSS
11 5 (5.26%) JMS
12 4 (4.21%) JSON
12 4 (4.21%) LAMP
12 4 (4.21%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.47%) Hedge funds
2 7 (7.37%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.37%) DataPower
3 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.16%) Equities
5 3 (3.16%) Fixed Income
5 3 (3.16%) Virtual Team
6 2 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
6 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
6 2 (2.11%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.05%) CMDB
7 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.05%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (37.89%) Linux
2 27 (28.42%) Unix
3 19 (20.00%) Windows
4 16 (16.84%) AIX
5 9 (9.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 8 (8.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (6.32%) Oracle Linux
7 6 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.26%) SUSE
8 5 (5.26%) Windows Server
9 4 (4.21%) Solaris
10 3 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (2.11%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.11%) VMS
11 2 (2.11%) Windows NT
11 2 (2.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.26%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (16.84%) ITIL
3 13 (13.68%) Risk Management
4 12 (12.63%) Asset Management
5 11 (11.58%) E-Commerce
6 10 (10.53%) OO
7 9 (9.47%) Project Management
7 9 (9.47%) Software Engineering
8 8 (8.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (8.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (7.37%) Analytics
9 7 (7.37%) Business Development
9 7 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.37%) Presales
9 7 (7.37%) Process Management
9 7 (7.37%) Risk Analytics
10 6 (6.32%) DevOps
10 6 (6.32%) SDLC
11 5 (5.26%) Load Balancing
11 5 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 43 (45.26%) Java
2 16 (16.84%) Shell Script
3 14 (14.74%) Bash Shell
4 12 (12.63%) Python
4 12 (12.63%) SQL
5 11 (11.58%) JavaScript
6 9 (9.47%) Perl
7 6 (6.32%) XPath
8 3 (3.16%) Jython
8 3 (3.16%) PHP
8 3 (3.16%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.16%) VBScript
9 2 (2.11%) C
9 2 (2.11%) C++
9 2 (2.11%) Korn
9 2 (2.11%) Ruby
9 2 (2.11%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
10 1 (1.05%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (8.42%) Degree
2 3 (3.16%) CISSP
3 2 (2.11%) CCNA
3 2 (2.11%) CEH
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.11%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (2.11%) IBM Certification
3 2 (2.11%) MCSE
3 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
4 1 (1.05%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.05%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.16%) QA
2 1 (1.05%) FATCA
2 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.05%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.21%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (4.21%) Xen
3 3 (3.16%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.16%) NFS
3 3 (3.16%) SRDF
3 3 (3.16%) vSphere
4 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.11%) KVM
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.11%) vCloud
4 2 (2.11%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.11%) XenServer
5 1 (1.05%) Firmware
5 1 (1.05%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.05%) Samba
5 1 (1.05%) Sendmail
5 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) Puppet
2 3 (3.16%) Ansible
2 3 (3.16%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.11%) Cobbler
3 2 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.11%) Salt
3 2 (2.11%) SCCM
3 2 (2.11%) Terraform
4 1 (1.05%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.05%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (1.05%) Control-M
4 1 (1.05%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (1.05%) Netcool
4 1 (1.05%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (1.05%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (1.05%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 51 (53.68%) IBM
2 34 (35.79%) Oracle
3 13 (13.68%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.58%) ATG
5 10 (10.53%) VMware
6 9 (9.47%) BEA
7 7 (7.37%) hybris
8 6 (6.32%) Red Hat
8 6 (6.32%) SAP
9 5 (5.26%) NetApp
9 5 (5.26%) webMethods
10 4 (4.21%) Software AG
10 4 (4.21%) TIBCO
11 3 (3.16%) Adobe
11 3 (3.16%) Cisco
11 3 (3.16%) EMC
11 3 (3.16%) Intel
11 3 (3.16%) Serena
12 2 (2.11%) Kofax
12 2 (2.11%) OpenText
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