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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 593 603 601
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 5 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.011% 0.036% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.038% 0.027%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 8
Median daily rate £400 £463 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.51% -15.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £563
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
43501 47980 48241
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.51% 94.93% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 28710 31023 31043
Median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1512 1886 2016
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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
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 8 December 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 -4 3 - -
South East +35 2 £400 -
WebSphere Architect
UK

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (64.71%) Java
2 11 (64.71%) IBM
3 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Ruby
4 5 (29.41%) DataPower
4 5 (29.41%) Python
4 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 5 (29.41%) DevOps
5 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (23.53%) SQL
5 4 (23.53%) J2EE
5 4 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (17.65%) AIX
6 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
6 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (17.65%) Subversion
6 3 (17.65%) MySQL
6 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
6 3 (17.65%) ICMP
6 3 (17.65%) SOA
6 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) DNS
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
6 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (17.65%) Go
6 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (17.65%) Ansible

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 17 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
3 1 (5.88%) IIS
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.88%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) ICMP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) VPN
2 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) MySQL
1 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (17.65%) Redis
2 2 (11.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) GoCD
1 3 (17.65%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (23.53%) J2EE
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware
3 2 (11.76%) REST
3 2 (11.76%) SOAP
3 2 (11.76%) Web Services
3 2 (11.76%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) XSLT
4 1 (5.88%) EJB
4 1 (5.88%) JSP
4 1 (5.88%) Spring
4 1 (5.88%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) DataPower
2 4 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (17.65%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 3 (17.65%) AIX
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) E-Commerce
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Build Automation
3 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 3 (17.65%) Mentoring
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Software Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (5.88%) ETL
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) MVC
5 1 (5.88%) Open Source
5 1 (5.88%) Security Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) Java
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Ruby
3 4 (23.53%) SQL
4 3 (17.65%) Go
5 2 (11.76%) PHP
6 1 (5.88%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Ansible
1 3 (17.65%) Consul
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (17.65%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
2 3 (17.65%) Cisco
2 3 (17.65%) F5
3 1 (5.88%) Ab Initio
3 1 (5.88%) Atlassian
3 1 (5.88%) Mercator
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO