The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 26 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 1.21% 1.60% 2.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.56% 14.29% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +41.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +26.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Guildford region.

Application Platforms Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
36 21 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 21.82% 11.23% 22.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 13 36
Average daily rate £300 £420 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

WebSphere
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing WebSphere also 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 that cited WebSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) B2C
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford region citing WebSphere also 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 that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (50.00%) ActiveMQ
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) B2C
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat