The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 44 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.31% 0.88% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.82% 5.97% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £550 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
WebSphere
South West

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

Application Platforms Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
68 67 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 14.88% 14.79% 25.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 29 62
Median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £186 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £473 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £8.50 £20.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 17 (65.38%) Eclipse
2 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 17 (65.38%) WebLogic
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
3 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 16 (61.54%) DV Cleared
3 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
4 9 (34.62%) Eclipse RCP
4 9 (34.62%) J2EE
4 9 (34.62%) JBoss
4 9 (34.62%) Swing
4 9 (34.62%) EJB
4 9 (34.62%) Unix
4 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (34.62%) Sybase
4 9 (34.62%) C
4 9 (34.62%) GlassFish
4 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
4 9 (34.62%) SWT
5 8 (30.77%) Ajax
5 8 (30.77%) Java EE
5 8 (30.77%) JSF
5 8 (30.77%) RichFaces
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
5 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 8 (30.77%) Scrum
5 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (30.77%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) JavaScript

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 17 (65.38%) WebLogic
2 9 (34.62%) GlassFish
2 9 (34.62%) JBoss
3 8 (30.77%) Tomcat
3 8 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (61.54%) Relational Database
2 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
3 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Eclipse
2 9 (34.62%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Billing
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) Java Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Support Technician
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support
4 4 (15.38%) Applications Support Technician
5 3 (11.54%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Support Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) WebLogic Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Architect
7 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Web Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) EJB
1 9 (34.62%) J2EE
1 9 (34.62%) Swing
1 9 (34.62%) SWT
2 8 (30.77%) Ajax
2 8 (30.77%) CSS
2 8 (30.77%) Hibernate
2 8 (30.77%) HTML
2 8 (30.77%) Java EE
2 8 (30.77%) JSF
2 8 (30.77%) JSP
2 8 (30.77%) RichFaces
2 8 (30.77%) Struts
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 8 (30.77%) XML
3 7 (26.92%) Apache Camel
3 7 (26.92%) JPA
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
4 6 (23.08%) Spring Web Flow
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Integration Bus
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Unix
2 8 (30.77%) AIX
2 8 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (30.77%) Scrum
1 8 (30.77%) UML
2 7 (26.92%) High Availability
3 1 (3.85%) B2C
3 1 (3.85%) CRM
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) Java
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) C
4 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 16 (61.54%) DV Cleared
3 9 (34.62%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Oracle
2 9 (34.62%) Sybase
3 8 (30.77%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) ATG
4 1 (3.85%) Demandware
4 1 (3.85%) hybris
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