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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 128 151 147
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 44 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 1.28% 0.78% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.09% 4.85% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 30 47
Median daily rate £450 £446 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +6.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £393 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £535 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.65% +29.36%
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
621 743 942
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 18.00% 16.04% 16.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 571 656
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £263 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 13 28
Median hourly rate £12.50 £12.69 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.49% -31.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.70 £22.50 £53.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

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 September 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 September 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 40 (44.94%) IBM
2 36 (40.45%) Java
3 34 (38.20%) Oracle
3 34 (38.20%) Finance
4 30 (33.71%) Banking
5 27 (30.34%) Linux
6 26 (29.21%) Unix
7 25 (28.09%) WebSphere MQ
7 25 (28.09%) Middleware
8 21 (23.60%) SQL
8 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
9 20 (22.47%) XML
10 19 (21.35%) Windows
11 17 (19.10%) IBM Integration Bus
12 16 (17.98%) Web Services
12 16 (17.98%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (15.73%) Retail
14 13 (14.61%) J2EE
14 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
15 12 (13.48%) ITIL
15 12 (13.48%) E-Commerce
15 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
15 12 (13.48%) WebLogic
16 11 (12.36%) .NET
16 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
17 10 (11.24%) Shell Script
17 10 (11.24%) EJB
17 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
18 9 (10.11%) Investment Banking

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 16 (17.98%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (14.61%) Tomcat
3 12 (13.48%) WebLogic
4 9 (10.11%) IIS
5 8 (8.99%) Apache
6 7 (7.87%) SharePoint
7 6 (6.74%) JBoss
8 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (3.37%) FileNet
9 3 (3.37%) GlassFish
9 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.25%) CICS
10 2 (2.25%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.25%) IBM Notes
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (2.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 1 (1.12%) Confluence
11 1 (1.12%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 1 (1.12%) Jetty
11 1 (1.12%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 5 (5.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Exstream
2 1 (1.12%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.12%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (1.12%) Magento
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.12%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.25%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.12%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (1.12%) IaaS
3 1 (1.12%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.99%) HTTP
2 7 (7.87%) FTP
3 6 (6.74%) Firewall
4 5 (5.62%) LAN
4 5 (5.62%) WAN
5 4 (4.49%) DNS
5 4 (4.49%) NAS
6 3 (3.37%) Internet
6 3 (3.37%) LDAP
6 3 (3.37%) Network Security
6 3 (3.37%) SSL
7 2 (2.25%) FCoE
7 2 (2.25%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.25%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.25%) Multicast
7 2 (2.25%) SAN
7 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.12%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.12%) SNA
8 1 (1.12%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.99%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.62%) DB2
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.25%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.12%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.12%) HBase
6 1 (1.12%) MySQL
6 1 (1.12%) OLAP
6 1 (1.12%) OLTP
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (7.87%) JIRA
1 7 (7.87%) JUnit
2 6 (6.74%) Maven
3 5 (5.62%) Subversion
4 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (4.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (3.37%) Eclipse
5 3 (3.37%) Eclipse RCP
5 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.37%) Mockito
6 2 (2.25%) Introscope
6 2 (2.25%) Spock
6 2 (2.25%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.12%) Ant
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.12%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 34 (38.20%) Finance
2 30 (33.71%) Banking
3 14 (15.73%) Retail
4 9 (10.11%) Investment Banking
5 7 (7.87%) Back Office
6 6 (6.74%) Financial Institution
6 6 (6.74%) Front Office
7 5 (5.62%) French Language
7 5 (5.62%) Spanish Language
8 3 (3.37%) Law
9 2 (2.25%) German Language
9 2 (2.25%) Marketing
9 2 (2.25%) Portuguese Language
10 1 (1.12%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 33 (37.08%) Developer
2 17 (19.10%) Analyst
3 14 (15.73%) Java Developer
4 11 (12.36%) Architect
5 8 (8.99%) WebSphere Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Analyst Developer
6 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
6 6 (6.74%) WebSphere Architect
6 6 (6.74%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Consultant
7 5 (5.62%) Integration Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Integration Specialist
7 5 (5.62%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 5 (5.62%) Middleware Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.49%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.49%) Support Analyst
8 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (28.09%) Middleware
1 25 (28.09%) WebSphere MQ
2 20 (22.47%) XML
3 17 (19.10%) IBM Integration Bus
4 16 (17.98%) Web Services
5 13 (14.61%) J2EE
6 11 (12.36%) .NET
7 10 (11.24%) EJB
8 9 (10.11%) HTML
9 8 (8.99%) REST
10 7 (7.87%) JSP
10 7 (7.87%) Servlets
10 7 (7.87%) Spring
11 6 (6.74%) CSS
11 6 (6.74%) JMS
11 6 (6.74%) SOAP
11 6 (6.74%) XML Messaging
11 6 (6.74%) XSLT
12 5 (5.62%) jQuery
12 5 (5.62%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.87%) Fixed Income
2 6 (6.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 4 (4.49%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.49%) Equities
4 3 (3.37%) DataPower
4 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.25%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.25%) iSeries
5 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.25%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.25%) User Experience
5 2 (2.25%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.12%) PKI
6 1 (1.12%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.12%) Statistics
6 1 (1.12%) Tandem
6 1 (1.12%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 27 (30.34%) Linux
2 26 (29.21%) Unix
3 19 (21.35%) Windows
4 6 (6.74%) AIX
5 5 (5.62%) Solaris
5 5 (5.62%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (3.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.25%) Mac OS
7 2 (2.25%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (2.25%) SUSE
7 2 (2.25%) VMS
7 2 (2.25%) Windows NT
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.25%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.12%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.12%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.60%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (13.48%) E-Commerce
2 12 (13.48%) ITIL
3 10 (11.24%) Asset Management
4 8 (8.99%) TDD
5 7 (7.87%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.87%) Unit Testing
6 6 (6.74%) Data Modelling
6 6 (6.74%) Project Management
6 6 (6.74%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (5.62%) Integration Testing
7 5 (5.62%) OO
7 5 (5.62%) Waterfall
8 4 (4.49%) Analytics
8 4 (4.49%) CRM
8 4 (4.49%) MVC
8 4 (4.49%) SDLC
8 4 (4.49%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 36 (40.45%) Java
2 21 (23.60%) SQL
3 12 (13.48%) JavaScript
4 10 (11.24%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.87%) XPath
6 6 (6.74%) Perl
7 4 (4.49%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.37%) Korn
8 3 (3.37%) PowerShell
8 3 (3.37%) Python
9 2 (2.25%) Jython
9 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.25%) VBScript
10 1 (1.12%) BeanShell
10 1 (1.12%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (4.49%) CISSP
1 4 (4.49%) Degree
2 2 (2.25%) CCNA
2 2 (2.25%) CEH
2 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.25%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) IBM Certification
2 2 (2.25%) MCSE
2 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.25%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.25%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (1.12%) CISA
3 1 (1.12%) CISM
3 1 (1.12%) CRISC
3 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.37%) SEPA
3 2 (2.25%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.25%) QA
3 2 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.12%) COBIT
4 1 (1.12%) FATCA
4 1 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.12%) SLA
4 1 (1.12%) TARGET2
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.49%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.49%) KVM
2 4 (4.49%) Xen
3 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.25%) NFS
4 2 (2.25%) SRDF
4 2 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.12%) PowerHA
5 1 (1.12%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.12%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.37%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) SCCM
3 1 (1.12%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (44.94%) IBM
2 34 (38.20%) Oracle
3 11 (12.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.99%) VMware
5 7 (7.87%) ATG
5 7 (7.87%) hybris
6 5 (5.62%) Sybase
7 4 (4.49%) Cisco
7 4 (4.49%) Demandware
7 4 (4.49%) NetApp
7 4 (4.49%) SAP
7 4 (4.49%) Serena
7 4 (4.49%) TIBCO
8 3 (3.37%) Charles River
8 3 (3.37%) Intershop
9 2 (2.25%) BEA
9 2 (2.25%) Lotus
9 2 (2.25%) Novell
9 2 (2.25%) Sun
9 2 (2.25%) webMethods
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