The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the England region that had WebSphere Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Specialist
Rank 597 603 594
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -9
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 25 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.033% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.035% 0.028%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 9
Median daily rate £406 £366 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.92% -13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £320 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £413 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £463
% change year-on-year
- -10.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Specialist
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
47229 49071 46876
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.85% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31077 31733 28907
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1408 1851 1923
Median hourly rate £17.17 £16.61 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +0.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of IT contracts across the England region that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 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 11 £420 +31.25%
North West - 5 £389 -
Yorkshire - 4 - - 1
South East - 2 £330 -
South West - 2 £413 -
East Midlands - 1 £350 -
WebSphere Specialist
UK

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, WebSphere Specialist 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 Specialist in the job title.

1 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (54.35%) IBM Integration Bus
2 25 (54.35%) IBM
3 23 (50.00%) Java
4 19 (41.30%) Finance
5 18 (39.13%) Middleware
6 17 (36.96%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (26.09%) DataPower
7 12 (26.09%) XML
7 12 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (23.91%) Oracle
8 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (21.74%) Banking
9 10 (21.74%) Apigee
9 10 (21.74%) Unix
9 10 (21.74%) Apache
9 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (21.74%) webMethods
9 10 (21.74%) Intel
10 9 (19.57%) DB2
10 9 (19.57%) WebLogic
10 9 (19.57%) J2EE
11 7 (15.22%) Change Management
11 7 (15.22%) SSL
11 7 (15.22%) Perl
11 7 (15.22%) Web Services
12 6 (13.04%) SQL
12 6 (13.04%) Publishing
12 6 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
12 6 (13.04%) Jython

WebSphere Specialist 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 46 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 17 (36.96%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (21.74%) Apache
4 9 (19.57%) WebLogic
5 6 (13.04%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (10.87%) FileNet
6 5 (10.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (8.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (6.52%) iPlanet
8 3 (6.52%) JBoss
9 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Process Server
10 1 (2.17%) AquaLogic
10 1 (2.17%) CMS
10 1 (2.17%) Commerce Server
10 1 (2.17%) MQSeries
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (2.17%) Tuxedo
10 1 (2.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (4.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (2.17%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) SSL
2 5 (10.87%) LDAP
3 4 (8.70%) HTTP
4 3 (6.52%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Introscope
1 3 (6.52%) JUnit
2 1 (2.17%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) JIRA
2 1 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 19 (41.30%) Finance
2 10 (21.74%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Publishing
4 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (54.35%) IBM Integration Bus
2 18 (39.13%) Middleware
3 12 (26.09%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (26.09%) XML
4 9 (19.57%) J2EE
5 7 (15.22%) Web Services
6 4 (8.70%) JMS
6 4 (8.70%) REST
6 4 (8.70%) XML Messaging
7 3 (6.52%) EJB
8 2 (4.35%) JSP
8 2 (4.35%) Servlets
9 1 (2.17%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (2.17%) Hibernate
9 1 (2.17%) JAXB
9 1 (2.17%) JDBC
9 1 (2.17%) SOAP
9 1 (2.17%) VXML
9 1 (2.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) DataPower
2 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.52%) Clustering
3 3 (6.52%) iSeries
4 1 (2.17%) IVR
4 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Unix
2 5 (10.87%) Linux
3 3 (6.52%) AIX
4 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.35%) Windows
5 1 (2.17%) CentOS
5 1 (2.17%) OS/390
5 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (21.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 6 (13.04%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.52%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.35%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 2 (4.35%) High Availability
6 2 (4.35%) SOA
6 2 (4.35%) UML
7 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.17%) ITIL
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.17%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.17%) Release Management
7 1 (2.17%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.17%) TDD
7 1 (2.17%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (15.22%) Perl
3 6 (13.04%) Jython
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) XPath
5 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.17%) C
6 1 (2.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) IBM
2 11 (23.91%) Oracle
3 10 (21.74%) Apigee
3 10 (21.74%) Intel
3 10 (21.74%) webMethods
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.52%) CA
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.17%) Axway
7 1 (2.17%) Sun
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