The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had WebSphere Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 604 587 580
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 15 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.061% 0.065%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.064% 0.069%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 19
Median daily rate £551 £494 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.64% +5.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £575 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate - £531 £385
% change year-on-year
- +37.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.80 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 -
WebSphere Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46192 48206 46494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.90% 94.81% 94.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 30537 30869 29074
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £399 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.83% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1851 1907
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.45 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.11% -2.18%

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured WebSphere Architect in the job title.

WebSphere Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Architect
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Architect Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Architect
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +9 14 £551 +16.05% 1
East Midlands +5 1 - -
WebSphere Architect
UK

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, WebSphere Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring WebSphere Architect in the job title.

1 52 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (42.31%) IBM Integration Bus
3 21 (40.38%) IBM
4 18 (34.62%) J2EE
5 17 (32.69%) Java
6 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
8 13 (25.00%) Web Services
9 11 (21.15%) SOA
10 10 (19.23%) OOD
10 10 (19.23%) OO
10 10 (19.23%) ATG
10 10 (19.23%) hybris
11 9 (17.31%) RESTful
11 9 (17.31%) JNDI
11 9 (17.31%) Web Development
11 9 (17.31%) JSTL
11 9 (17.31%) Web 2.0
11 9 (17.31%) Ajax
11 9 (17.31%) Migration
11 9 (17.31%) WebSphere MQ
11 9 (17.31%) Struts
11 9 (17.31%) Flash
11 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
11 9 (17.31%) HTML
11 9 (17.31%) WebSphere Application Server
11 9 (17.31%) EJB
11 9 (17.31%) CSS
12 8 (15.38%) SOAP
12 8 (15.38%) AIX

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 52 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (17.31%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (1.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.92%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.92%) CoreMedia CMS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) HTTP
2 5 (9.62%) FTP
3 1 (1.92%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) DataStage
1 5 (9.62%) DB2
2 4 (7.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 6 (11.54%) Retail
2 5 (9.62%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
4 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (42.31%) IBM Integration Bus
2 18 (34.62%) J2EE
3 13 (25.00%) Web Services
4 9 (17.31%) Ajax
4 9 (17.31%) CSS
4 9 (17.31%) EJB
4 9 (17.31%) Flash
4 9 (17.31%) HTML
4 9 (17.31%) JNDI
4 9 (17.31%) JSTL
4 9 (17.31%) RESTful
4 9 (17.31%) Struts
4 9 (17.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 8 (15.38%) Middleware
5 8 (15.38%) SOAP
6 1 (1.92%) JSON
6 1 (1.92%) Servlets
6 1 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (1.92%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.31%) Web 2.0
2 8 (15.38%) DataPower
3 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.92%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.38%) AIX
2 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.92%) Windows
4 1 (1.92%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.92%) E-Commerce
3 11 (21.15%) SOA
4 10 (19.23%) OO
4 10 (19.23%) OOD
5 9 (17.31%) Migration
5 9 (17.31%) Web Development
6 8 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 8 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 7 (13.46%) Presales
8 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (9.62%) ETL
9 5 (9.62%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (7.69%) EAI
10 4 (7.69%) Project Management
10 4 (7.69%) RAD
10 4 (7.69%) Unified Process
11 3 (5.77%) B2B
11 3 (5.77%) B2C
11 3 (5.77%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) Java
2 9 (17.31%) JavaScript
3 6 (11.54%) SQL
4 3 (5.77%) Jython
4 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.92%) Perl
5 1 (1.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.92%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.77%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.92%) Netcool
2 1 (1.92%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 21 (40.38%) IBM
2 10 (19.23%) ATG
2 10 (19.23%) hybris
3 5 (9.62%) webMethods
4 4 (7.69%) Apigee
4 4 (7.69%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.85%) Remedy
6 1 (1.92%) Software AG