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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 589 572 581
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 41 33 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.065% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.085% 0.069% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 9
Median daily rate £550 £575 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £441 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £575 £525
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +9.52%
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
48390 47949 46865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 95.00% 94.73% 94.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31923 29597 29145
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
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 £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1362 1922 1960
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £16.70 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.78% -1.76%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 +12 25 £550 +23.94%
East Midlands +16 8 - -
East of England - 5 £500 -
South East - 2 - -
North West -8 1 - - 1
WebSphere Architect
UK

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (42.11%) IBM
3 21 (36.84%) IBM Integration Bus
4 20 (35.09%) J2EE
5 19 (33.33%) Java
6 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (26.32%) Web Services
7 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
8 11 (19.30%) SOA
8 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
9 10 (17.54%) HTML
9 10 (17.54%) CSS
9 10 (17.54%) OOD
9 10 (17.54%) SOAP
9 10 (17.54%) OO
9 10 (17.54%) WebSphere MQ
9 10 (17.54%) Middleware
9 10 (17.54%) ATG
9 10 (17.54%) JSTL
9 10 (17.54%) Ajax
9 10 (17.54%) hybris
10 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
10 9 (15.79%) Web 2.0
10 9 (15.79%) Web Development
10 9 (15.79%) RESTful
10 9 (15.79%) Retail
10 9 (15.79%) JNDI
10 9 (15.79%) Struts
10 9 (15.79%) EJB
10 9 (15.79%) Flash

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 57 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.26%) JBoss
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Commerce Server
4 1 (1.75%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (1.75%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.04%) HTTP
2 5 (8.77%) FTP
3 1 (1.75%) LDAP
3 1 (1.75%) WEP
3 1 (1.75%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) DB2
2 5 (8.77%) DataStage
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (7.02%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (1.75%) FishEye
2 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (15.79%) Retail
2 7 (12.28%) Finance
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) IBM Integration Bus
2 20 (35.09%) J2EE
3 15 (26.32%) Web Services
4 10 (17.54%) Ajax
4 10 (17.54%) CSS
4 10 (17.54%) HTML
4 10 (17.54%) JSTL
4 10 (17.54%) Middleware
4 10 (17.54%) SOAP
4 10 (17.54%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (15.79%) EJB
5 9 (15.79%) Flash
5 9 (15.79%) JNDI
5 9 (15.79%) RESTful
5 9 (15.79%) Struts
6 2 (3.51%) XML
7 1 (1.75%) JSP
7 1 (1.75%) SAML
7 1 (1.75%) XML Schema
7 1 (1.75%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Web 2.0
2 7 (12.28%) DataPower
3 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Clustering
3 1 (1.75%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) AIX
2 6 (10.53%) Linux
3 5 (8.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) CentOS
4 1 (1.75%) SUSE
4 1 (1.75%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 11 (19.30%) SOA
4 10 (17.54%) OO
4 10 (17.54%) OOD
5 9 (15.79%) Mentoring
5 9 (15.79%) Web Development
6 8 (14.04%) Migration
6 8 (14.04%) TOGAF
7 7 (12.28%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (12.28%) Presales
8 5 (8.77%) ETL
8 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.02%) EAI
9 4 (7.02%) Project Management
9 4 (7.02%) RAD
9 4 (7.02%) Translating Business Requirements
9 4 (7.02%) Unified Process
10 3 (5.26%) B2B
10 3 (5.26%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.33%) Java
2 11 (19.30%) JavaScript
3 8 (14.04%) SQL
4 3 (5.26%) Jython
4 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (5.26%) PowerHA
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.75%) Netcool
2 1 (1.75%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.75%) Packer
2 1 (1.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (42.11%) IBM
2 10 (17.54%) ATG
2 10 (17.54%) hybris
3 5 (8.77%) Oracle
3 5 (8.77%) webMethods
4 4 (7.02%) Apigee
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) Remedy
6 1 (1.75%) Adobe
6 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.75%) Software AG
6 1 (1.75%) VMware