The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 50 46 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.00% 1.97% 2.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.65% 16.92% 7.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 6
Median daily rate £341 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.68% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £400 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £520 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £42.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +3.63%
WebSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
86 65 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 21.50% 11.65% 26.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 39 83
Median daily rate £413 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £318 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 4
Median hourly rate £25.75 £40.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.41% +170.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £21.80 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.15 £45.15 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.94%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (57.14%) User Stories
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 3 (42.86%) AccuRev
4 3 (42.86%) JAX-WS
4 3 (42.86%) JPA
4 3 (42.86%) REST
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (42.86%) JMS
5 2 (28.57%) XHTML
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) JSP
5 2 (28.57%) Ant
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) RAD
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (42.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Jetty
2 1 (14.29%) Mongrel
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
2 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) IPsec
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) AccuRev
2 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Server Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 3 (42.86%) JAX-WS
3 3 (42.86%) JMS
3 3 (42.86%) JPA
3 3 (42.86%) REST
3 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Ajax
4 2 (28.57%) CSS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 2 (28.57%) JSP
4 2 (28.57%) LESS
4 2 (28.57%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) XHTML
4 2 (28.57%) XML
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) User Stories
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 2 (28.57%) Extreme Programming
3 2 (28.57%) Pair Programming
3 2 (28.57%) RAD
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
4 1 (14.29%) BDD
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) CA Agile Central
2 1 (14.29%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) VMware