The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Consultant
Rank 556 547 539
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -8
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 19 16 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.038% 0.033% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.036% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 8
Average daily rate
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£500 £483 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.62% +10.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
46002 44397 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.72% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 29583 27602 24612
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £234 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1748 1803 1983
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.54 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

WebSphere Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Consultant Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Consultant
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 Consultant within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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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 13 £500 -4.76%
North West - 3 - -
West Midlands - 2 - -
East Midlands -9 1 - -
WebSphere Consultant
UK

WebSphere Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited WebSphere Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 43 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (55.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 23 (53.49%) WebSphere MQ
4 20 (46.51%) DataPower
5 18 (41.86%) IBM
6 16 (37.21%) AIX
7 14 (32.56%) Oracle
8 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Application Server
9 9 (20.93%) MQSeries
10 7 (16.28%) UNIX
11 6 (13.95%) Java
12 5 (11.63%) Finance
13 4 (9.30%) Banking
13 4 (9.30%) Linux
14 3 (6.98%) Python
14 3 (6.98%) Windows
14 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
14 3 (6.98%) SSL
14 3 (6.98%) Clustering
14 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
15 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
15 2 (4.65%) CA Wily
15 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
15 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 2 (4.65%) High Availability
15 2 (4.65%) Garbage Collection
15 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
15 2 (4.65%) Korn
15 2 (4.65%) Jython
15 2 (4.65%) Validation

WebSphere Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited WebSphere Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Application Server
3 9 (20.93%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) SSL
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Introscope
2 1 (2.33%) LoadRunner
General
1 5 (11.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 23 (53.49%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (4.65%) Middleware
3 2 (4.65%) XML Messaging
3 2 (4.65%) JNDI
3 2 (4.65%) J2EE
3 2 (4.65%) JDBC
3 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (46.51%) DataPower
2 3 (6.98%) Clustering
3 2 (4.65%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (4.65%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) AIX
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
5 2 (4.65%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (4.65%) High Availability
2 2 (4.65%) Validation
2 2 (4.65%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL
3 1 (2.33%) Scrum
3 1 (2.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (2.33%) DevOps
3 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.98%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) Jython
3 2 (4.65%) Korn
3 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.65%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 18 (41.86%) IBM
2 14 (32.56%) Oracle