The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Architect role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 574 572 547
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -25
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 17 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.021% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.023% 0.043%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 9
Average daily rate £475 £575 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.39% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £505 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £575 £550
% change year-on-year
-13.04% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
44757 43990 42263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.65% 94.48% 94.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 29198 27793 25435
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1556 1772 1890
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 9 £475 -
East Midlands -7 4 - - 1
South East +13 2 £475 - 1
South West - 2 - -
WebSphere Architect
UK

WebSphere Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited WebSphere Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WebSphere Architect in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 20 (54.05%) IBM
3 17 (45.95%) Java
4 13 (35.14%) J2EE
5 11 (29.73%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (29.73%) Retail
6 9 (24.32%) Banking
6 9 (24.32%) Middleware
6 9 (24.32%) Finance
6 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
7 8 (21.62%) Web Services
8 7 (18.92%) SOA
8 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (16.22%) hybris
9 6 (16.22%) ATG
9 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
9 6 (16.22%) OO
10 5 (13.51%) HTML
10 5 (13.51%) CSS
10 5 (13.51%) OOD
10 5 (13.51%) SQL
10 5 (13.51%) DB2
10 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.51%) Ajax
10 5 (13.51%) JSTL
11 4 (10.81%) Web Development
11 4 (10.81%) Web 2.0
11 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (10.81%) JNDI
11 4 (10.81%) RESTful

WebSphere Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited WebSphere Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with WebSphere Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 37 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Commerce Server
4 1 (2.70%) CoreMedia CMS
4 1 (2.70%) JBoss
4 1 (2.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) LDAP
1 1 (2.70%) WEP
1 1 (2.70%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Rational Application Developer
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (2.70%) FishEye
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (29.73%) Retail
2 9 (24.32%) Banking
2 9 (24.32%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Billing
4 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) J2EE
2 11 (29.73%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (24.32%) Middleware
4 8 (21.62%) Web Services
5 5 (13.51%) Ajax
5 5 (13.51%) CSS
5 5 (13.51%) HTML
5 5 (13.51%) JSTL
6 4 (10.81%) EJB
6 4 (10.81%) Flash
6 4 (10.81%) JNDI
6 4 (10.81%) RESTful
6 4 (10.81%) Struts
7 3 (8.11%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (8.11%) SOAP
8 2 (5.41%) XML
9 1 (2.70%) SAML
9 1 (2.70%) Spring
9 1 (2.70%) XML Schema
9 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Web 2.0
2 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.70%) AIX
1 1 (2.70%) CentOS
1 1 (2.70%) Linux
1 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.70%) SUSE
1 1 (2.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) E-Commerce
2 7 (18.92%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (18.92%) SOA
3 6 (16.22%) OO
4 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
4 5 (13.51%) OOD
5 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Presales
5 4 (10.81%) Web Development
6 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Migration
6 3 (8.11%) RAD
6 3 (8.11%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (5.41%) Change Management
7 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.41%) Project Management
7 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
8 1 (2.70%) Data Security
8 1 (2.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) Java
2 6 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Docker
1 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) WebSphere Cast Iron
2 1 (2.70%) Packer
2 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) IBM
2 6 (16.22%) ATG
2 6 (16.22%) hybris
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Demandware
5 1 (2.70%) Intershop
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.70%) VMware
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