The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 105 92 48
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -44
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 19 24 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.86% 1.16% 3.79%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.17% 5.94% 19.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 9 35
Average daily rate
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£428 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.58% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £385 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £496 £520 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
WebSphere
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
456 404 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.76% 19.60% 19.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 241 197
Average daily rate £363 £346 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.69% +6.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 13 16
Average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.31% +25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £15.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +3 6 £370 -
Farnborough -6 4 £435 +2.35% 1
Southampton - 2 £488 - 1
Havant +4 1 £388 -6.06%
Winchester -20 1 £400 -23.48%
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 28 (82.35%) IBM
2 20 (58.82%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) Java
4 15 (44.12%) WebSphere MQ
5 14 (41.18%) Solaris
6 13 (38.24%) AIX
6 13 (38.24%) Oracle
7 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (32.35%) Korn
8 11 (32.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
8 11 (32.35%) Tivoli
8 11 (32.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 11 (32.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
8 11 (32.35%) SAN
8 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (32.35%) Oracle Clusterware
9 10 (29.41%) Sun
9 10 (29.41%) UNIX
9 10 (29.41%) Maximo
10 9 (26.47%) DB2
11 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (23.53%) HTML
12 7 (20.59%) XML
12 7 (20.59%) Release Management
13 6 (17.65%) Selenium
13 6 (17.65%) Google Analytics
13 6 (17.65%) Google

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (8.82%) IIS
2 3 (8.82%) JBoss
2 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (32.35%) SAN
2 3 (8.82%) HTTP
3 2 (5.88%) Kerberos
3 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 2 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (2.94%) FTP
4 1 (2.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) DB2
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Selenium
1 6 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 6 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 5 (14.71%) ClearQuest
2 5 (14.71%) ClearCase
3 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 4 (11.76%) TestComplete
4 3 (8.82%) LoadRunner
5 2 (5.88%) Ant
5 2 (5.88%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 2 (5.88%) Maven
5 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (11.76%) Retail
2 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.94%) Finance
3 1 (2.94%) Games
3 1 (2.94%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 6 (17.65%) UNIX Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) AIX Administrator
3 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 3 (8.82%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Test Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) QA Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) AIX Specialist
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Software Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (32.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 8 (23.53%) HTML
4 7 (20.59%) XML
5 5 (14.71%) SOAP
5 5 (14.71%) .NET
5 5 (14.71%) XSLT
6 3 (8.82%) JMS
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
7 2 (5.88%) CSS
7 2 (5.88%) Web Services
7 2 (5.88%) WSDL
7 2 (5.88%) SAML
7 2 (5.88%) XHTML
7 2 (5.88%) OAuth
7 2 (5.88%) XACML
7 2 (5.88%) OpenID
7 2 (5.88%) SailPoint
7 2 (5.88%) Middleware
8 1 (2.94%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) iSeries
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.82%) DataPower
3 3 (8.82%) AS400
4 2 (5.88%) SecurID
4 2 (5.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.94%) LPAR
5 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.94%) Clustering
5 1 (2.94%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Linux
2 14 (41.18%) Solaris
3 13 (38.24%) AIX
4 11 (32.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (29.41%) UNIX
6 3 (8.82%) Windows
6 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
6 3 (8.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (32.35%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (20.59%) Release Management
4 6 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 6 (17.65%) Analytics
5 5 (14.71%) System Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Manual Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Mobile Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (5.88%) SDLC
7 2 (5.88%) Line Management
7 2 (5.88%) Software Delivery
7 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
7 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 2 (5.88%) SOA
7 2 (5.88%) Workflow
7 2 (5.88%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (47.06%) Java
2 11 (32.35%) Shell Script
2 11 (32.35%) Korn
3 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) C
5 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.88%) Perl
5 2 (5.88%) Python
5 2 (5.88%) Ruby
6 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) IBM Certification
3 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) QA
System Software
1 11 (32.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 11 (32.35%) Oracle Clusterware
2 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Tivoli
1 11 (32.35%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.88%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) IBM
2 13 (38.24%) Oracle
3 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
4 10 (29.41%) Sun
5 6 (17.65%) Google
6 5 (14.71%) Coremetrics
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.76%) Endeca
8 2 (5.88%) ForgeRock
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Rate: £450 - £469 per day
Posted: 6 days ago