The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
South East / Hampshire
Rank 52 89 97
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 54 28 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.02% 1.45% 1.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 18.00% 8.81% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 13 11
Median daily rate £435 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.42% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
300 318 378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.75% 16.49% 18.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 213 206
Median daily rate £420 £370 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.51% +4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 10
Median hourly rate £23.75 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.05 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.89 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Winchester +15 13 £435 -
Havant - 9 £380 -
Southampton +10 3 £525 +11.70%
Basingstoke +12 2 £314 - 1
Farnborough -16 1 £390 -16.12% 1
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 70 (76.09%) Linux
2 53 (57.61%) IBM
3 45 (48.91%) Security Cleared
3 45 (48.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 44 (47.83%) SC Cleared
5 42 (45.65%) WebSphere Application Server
5 42 (45.65%) Red Hat
6 39 (42.39%) Oracle
7 36 (39.13%) JBoss
8 33 (35.87%) Shell Script
9 31 (33.70%) WebSphere MQ
10 30 (32.61%) IBM Integration Bus
11 25 (27.17%) Open Source
12 23 (25.00%) Bash Shell
12 23 (25.00%) Tomcat
12 23 (25.00%) Apache TomEE
12 23 (25.00%) Apache Geronimo
13 21 (22.83%) AIX
13 21 (22.83%) Java
14 19 (20.65%) Web Services
14 19 (20.65%) Analytics
15 18 (19.57%) E-Commerce
16 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
16 17 (18.48%) J2EE
16 17 (18.48%) DB2
16 17 (18.48%) ATG
17 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
18 14 (15.22%) WebLogic
19 13 (14.13%) Ant
19 13 (14.13%) XML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 42 (45.65%) WebSphere Application Server
2 36 (39.13%) JBoss
3 23 (25.00%) Apache Geronimo
3 23 (25.00%) Apache TomEE
3 23 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 14 (15.22%) WebLogic
5 13 (14.13%) ATG Dynamo
6 12 (13.04%) Apache
7 3 (3.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (2.17%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Maximo
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) IBM Cloud
1 6 (6.52%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.96%) SAN
2 7 (7.61%) Firewall
2 7 (7.61%) SMTP
3 3 (3.26%) HTTP
4 1 (1.09%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (18.48%) DB2
2 16 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 7 (7.61%) Hadoop
3 7 (7.61%) IBM BigInsights
3 7 (7.61%) Neo4j
4 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (3.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (14.13%) Ant
1 13 (14.13%) Log4j
2 12 (13.04%) Subversion
3 2 (2.17%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (9.78%) Billing
2 4 (4.35%) Retail
3 3 (3.26%) Finance
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Developer
2 12 (13.04%) WebSphere Specialist
3 10 (10.87%) AIX Engineer
4 9 (9.78%) Architect
4 9 (9.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 7 (7.61%) Billing Support
5 7 (7.61%) Infrastructure Architect
5 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.52%) Applications Specialist
6 6 (6.52%) Security Specialist
6 6 (6.52%) Server Specialist
6 6 (6.52%) Support Specialist
6 6 (6.52%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Support Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.35%) Linux Specialist
8 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.35%) WebSphere Server Specialist
9 3 (3.26%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (33.70%) WebSphere MQ
2 30 (32.61%) IBM Integration Bus
3 19 (20.65%) Web Services
4 17 (18.48%) J2EE
5 13 (14.13%) JDBC
5 13 (14.13%) JMS
5 13 (14.13%) JSP
5 13 (14.13%) Servlets
5 13 (14.13%) XML
5 13 (14.13%) XSLT
6 9 (9.78%) Middleware
7 4 (4.35%) Ajax
7 4 (4.35%) CSS
7 4 (4.35%) HTML
7 4 (4.35%) JSF
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle ADF
8 2 (2.17%) REST
8 2 (2.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (1.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (1.09%) Mobile Banking
1 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 70 (76.09%) Linux
2 45 (48.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 21 (22.83%) AIX
4 13 (14.13%) Windows
5 10 (10.87%) Solaris
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (27.17%) Open Source
2 19 (20.65%) Analytics
3 18 (19.57%) E-Commerce
4 13 (14.13%) Personalization
5 12 (13.04%) Quality Management
6 9 (9.78%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (9.78%) SIEM
7 7 (7.61%) Network Design
8 6 (6.52%) Change Management
9 5 (5.43%) Service Management
9 5 (5.43%) SOA
10 4 (4.35%) Biometrics
11 3 (3.26%) Records Management
11 3 (3.26%) Scrum
12 2 (2.17%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.17%) Case Management
12 2 (2.17%) Security Monitoring
12 2 (2.17%) Smoke Testing
12 2 (2.17%) Test Automation
12 2 (2.17%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 33 (35.87%) Shell Script
2 23 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 21 (22.83%) Java
4 17 (18.48%) JavaScript
5 8 (8.70%) SQL
6 5 (5.43%) Korn
Qualifications
1 45 (48.91%) Security Cleared
2 44 (47.83%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.09%) CCDP
3 1 (1.09%) CCNA
3 1 (1.09%) CCNP
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.09%) MCITP
3 1 (1.09%) MCSE
3 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (9.78%) Oracle Clusterware
2 7 (7.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (10.87%) Puppet
2 9 (9.78%) QRadar
3 8 (8.70%) Tivoli
4 7 (7.61%) ZABBIX
5 5 (5.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 53 (57.61%) IBM
2 42 (45.65%) Red Hat
3 39 (42.39%) Oracle
4 17 (18.48%) ATG
5 9 (9.78%) NetCracker
5 9 (9.78%) VMware
6 6 (6.52%) Comptel
7 3 (3.26%) SAP
8 1 (1.09%) Cisco
8 1 (1.09%) Microsoft