The first table below looks at the demand for the WebSphere Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 560 506 515
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +9
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 11 15 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.021% 0.034% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.037% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 29
Average daily rate £425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £318 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £473 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £310 £450
% change year-on-year
+37.09% -31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47289 40554 51511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.32% 92.75% 92.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29337 23812 29012
Average daily rate £395 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £240 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1917 2075 2421
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
WebSphere Specialist
UK

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Specialist Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Specialist
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

WebSphere Specialist Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Specialist
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Specialist Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -19 5 £400 +6.66% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £425 -
South East -17 1 - -
North West -23 1 £450 -
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WebSphere Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited WebSphere Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (60.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (47.83%) UNIX
4 9 (39.13%) IBM
4 9 (39.13%) Middleware
4 9 (39.13%) Finance
5 7 (30.43%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
6 5 (21.74%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (21.74%) Jython
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) J2EE
6 5 (21.74%) Banking
7 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
7 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
8 3 (13.04%) HACMP
8 3 (13.04%) zOS
8 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
8 3 (13.04%) Windows
8 3 (13.04%) Web Services
8 3 (13.04%) FTP
8 3 (13.04%) HTTP
8 3 (13.04%) DataPower
9 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (8.70%) Change Control
9 2 (8.70%) XPath
9 2 (8.70%) Retail
9 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited WebSphere Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 14 (60.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (21.74%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.35%) Commerce Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (4.35%) Apache
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (4.35%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) SSL
2 3 (13.04%) FTP
2 3 (13.04%) HTTP
3 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.70%) HTTPS
3 2 (8.70%) LDAP
4 1 (4.35%) Internet
4 1 (4.35%) Firewall
4 1 (4.35%) 2G
4 1 (4.35%) DNS
4 1 (4.35%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) ClearQuest
1 1 (4.35%) Ant
1 1 (4.35%) ClearCase
1 1 (4.35%) Maven
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
2 5 (21.74%) Banking
3 4 (17.39%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (39.13%) Middleware
2 7 (30.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (21.74%) J2EE
4 4 (17.39%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (13.04%) Web Services
6 2 (8.70%) XML Schema
6 2 (8.70%) JDBC
6 2 (8.70%) SOAP
6 2 (8.70%) XML
6 2 (8.70%) XSD
6 2 (8.70%) XSLT
7 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.35%) JMS
7 1 (4.35%) Spring
7 1 (4.35%) JPA
7 1 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Mainframe
2 3 (13.04%) HACMP
2 3 (13.04%) DataPower
3 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) UNIX
2 5 (21.74%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) zOS
3 3 (13.04%) Windows
4 2 (8.70%) AIX
4 2 (8.70%) Solaris
5 1 (4.35%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
2 2 (8.70%) Change Control
2 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.35%) RAD
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) Jython
2 2 (8.70%) XPath
2 2 (8.70%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (8.70%) CA SiteMinder
2 2 (8.70%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (4.35%) Ganglia
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) IBM
2 2 (8.70%) Oracle
2 2 (8.70%) Remedy
3 1 (4.35%) BMC
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) MKS
3 1 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (4.35%) Sun
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Splunk
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