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 25 November 2014 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
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 95 56 44
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 25 45 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.15% 2.80% 3.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.31% 14.06% 18.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 25
Average daily rate
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£394 £400 £445
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.56% -10.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £300 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £441 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 - £34.00
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
396 320 344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.15% 19.90% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 184 184
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 15
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £13.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £43.48
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
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 25 November 2014. 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
Portsmouth -13 4 £388 -3.12%
Havant -2 3 £363 -3.33% 2
Basingstoke -7 3 - - 2
Eastleigh - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 30 (58.82%) IBM
2 25 (49.02%) WebSphere Application Server
3 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
4 20 (39.22%) WebSphere MQ
5 19 (37.25%) Linux
6 18 (35.29%) AIX
7 17 (33.33%) Tivoli
8 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
9 15 (29.41%) Red Hat
9 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
10 14 (27.45%) UNIX
10 14 (27.45%) Oracle
11 13 (25.49%) SQL
11 13 (25.49%) Middleware
11 13 (25.49%) Sun
12 12 (23.53%) SAN
12 12 (23.53%) DB2
12 12 (23.53%) ITIL
13 11 (21.57%) XML
13 11 (21.57%) Oracle Database
14 10 (19.61%) Java
15 9 (17.65%) WSDL
16 8 (15.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
16 8 (15.69%) SOA
16 8 (15.69%) SOAP
16 8 (15.69%) LDAP
16 8 (15.69%) Solaris
16 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 8 (15.69%) REST

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 25 (49.02%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (13.73%) WebSphere Process Server
3 6 (11.76%) JBoss
3 6 (11.76%) MQSeries
3 6 (11.76%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.92%) FileNet
5 1 (1.96%) Commerce Server
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) SPSS
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) OpenShift
1 3 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (23.53%) SAN
2 8 (15.69%) TCP/IP
2 8 (15.69%) LDAP
3 7 (13.73%) HTTP
3 7 (13.73%) SSL
4 6 (11.76%) Firewall
4 6 (11.76%) Kerberos
5 5 (9.80%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (23.53%) DB2
2 11 (21.57%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.80%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.96%) Lombardi
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
1 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.92%) Finance
3 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Developer
2 9 (17.65%) Analyst
3 6 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 6 (11.76%) WebSphere Developer
4 5 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Applications Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Architect
5 4 (7.84%) Software Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Server Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 3 (5.88%) Middleware Architect
6 3 (5.88%) Consultant
6 3 (5.88%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) UNIX Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (25.49%) Middleware
3 11 (21.57%) XML
4 9 (17.65%) WSDL
5 8 (15.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 8 (15.69%) SOAP
5 8 (15.69%) REST
6 7 (13.73%) JMS
7 3 (5.88%) CSS
7 3 (5.88%) HTML
8 1 (1.96%) OLE
8 1 (1.96%) XML Schema
8 1 (1.96%) J2EE
8 1 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) HACMP
3 3 (5.88%) PKI
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.96%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Linux
2 18 (35.29%) AIX
3 14 (27.45%) UNIX
4 8 (15.69%) Solaris
4 8 (15.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (13.73%) Windows
6 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (11.76%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.96%) HPUX
7 1 (1.96%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 8 (15.69%) SOA
3 7 (13.73%) UML
3 7 (13.73%) SysML
3 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (13.73%) TOGAF
3 7 (13.73%) Scrum
4 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (11.76%) Requirements Management
4 6 (11.76%) Test Management
4 6 (11.76%) OOP
4 6 (11.76%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (11.76%) Release Management
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (9.80%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (9.80%) Coaching
5 5 (9.80%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (9.80%) OO
5 5 (9.80%) Document Management
5 5 (9.80%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (31.37%) Shell Script
2 13 (25.49%) SQL
3 10 (19.61%) Java
4 7 (13.73%) Korn
5 6 (11.76%) C
6 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
7 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.88%) Perl
7 3 (5.88%) AWK
8 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 24 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (29.41%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.84%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (13.73%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 6 (11.76%) vSphere
3 5 (9.80%) OCFS2
3 5 (9.80%) Active Directory
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (33.33%) Tivoli
2 7 (13.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (7.84%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 30 (58.82%) IBM
2 15 (29.41%) Red Hat
3 14 (27.45%) Oracle
4 13 (25.49%) Sun
5 6 (11.76%) Software AG
5 6 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 5 (9.80%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) Dell
6 5 (9.80%) EMC
6 5 (9.80%) NetApp
6 5 (9.80%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Cognos
7 2 (3.92%) ILOG
8 1 (1.96%) hybris
8 1 (1.96%) webMethods
8 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.96%) Intel
8 1 (1.96%) ATG
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