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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 97 59 74
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 29 47 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 1.42% 2.74% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.82% 14.55% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 7
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£425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £406 £389
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +4.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £27.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+42.72% -32.51%
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
371 323 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 18.22% 18.86% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 168 92
Average daily rate £351 £358 £362
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% -1.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £253 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £462 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £155.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
- -6.31%

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 30 January 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 -9 7 - -
Havant -2 5 £356 -5.00% 1
Southampton - - - -
Fareham - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 32 (72.73%) Linux
2 28 (63.64%) IBM
2 28 (63.64%) Security Cleared
3 25 (56.82%) WebSphere Application Server
4 20 (45.45%) SC Cleared
5 15 (34.09%) AIX
5 15 (34.09%) Red Hat
6 13 (29.55%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (27.27%) Middleware
7 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
8 11 (25.00%) ITIL
9 10 (22.73%) XML
10 9 (20.45%) Java
10 9 (20.45%) Cognos
10 9 (20.45%) Analytics
11 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
11 8 (18.18%) Tivoli
11 8 (18.18%) SAN
12 7 (15.91%) SSL
12 7 (15.91%) WSDL
12 7 (15.91%) Sun
12 7 (15.91%) JMS
12 7 (15.91%) HTTP
12 7 (15.91%) UML
12 7 (15.91%) Oracle
12 7 (15.91%) SOAP
12 7 (15.91%) SysML
12 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Process Server
12 7 (15.91%) TOGAF

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 25 (56.82%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (15.91%) WebSphere Process Server
3 4 (9.09%) FileNet
3 4 (9.09%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.82%) JBoss
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SPSS
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.18%) SAN
2 7 (15.91%) SSL
2 7 (15.91%) HTTP
3 6 (13.64%) LDAP
3 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) Firewall
4 4 (9.09%) Kerberos
5 3 (6.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) DB2
2 3 (6.82%) SQLPlus
2 3 (6.82%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
1 3 (6.82%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Applications Specialist
1 12 (27.27%) WebSphere Server Specialist
1 12 (27.27%) WebSphere Specialist
1 12 (27.27%) Server Specialist
2 4 (9.09%) Architect
2 4 (9.09%) Software Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Developer
3 3 (6.82%) Analyst
3 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.82%) Security Specialist
3 3 (6.82%) Middleware Architect
4 2 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) AIX Engineer
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX Support Analyst
4 2 (4.55%) UNIX Support
4 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
4 2 (4.55%) Consultant
4 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (2.27%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (29.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 12 (27.27%) Middleware
3 10 (22.73%) XML
4 7 (15.91%) WSDL
4 7 (15.91%) JMS
4 7 (15.91%) SOAP
4 7 (15.91%) REST
5 3 (6.82%) HTML
5 3 (6.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.82%) HACMP
1 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (6.82%) PKI
1 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) AIX
3 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.64%) Windows
4 6 (13.64%) Solaris
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.09%) UNIX
6 1 (2.27%) HPUX
6 1 (2.27%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Analytics
3 7 (15.91%) UML
3 7 (15.91%) SysML
3 7 (15.91%) TOGAF
4 6 (13.64%) Portfolio Management
4 6 (13.64%) Release Management
4 6 (13.64%) Test Management
4 6 (13.64%) Requirements Management
4 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (13.64%) Scrum
4 6 (13.64%) OOP
4 6 (13.64%) SOA
5 5 (11.36%) OO
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
5 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (11.36%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (9.09%) CAD
7 3 (6.82%) ERP
7 3 (6.82%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Bash Shell
2 9 (20.45%) Java
3 8 (18.18%) Shell Script
4 5 (11.36%) Korn
5 4 (9.09%) C
6 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.82%) Perl
6 3 (6.82%) PL/SQL
6 3 (6.82%) SQL
6 3 (6.82%) AWK
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 20 (45.45%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.36%) DV Cleared
4 4 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 4 (9.09%) vSphere
3 3 (6.82%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.82%) OCFS2
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (18.18%) Tivoli
2 5 (11.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.27%) Netcool
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) IBM
2 15 (34.09%) Red Hat
3 9 (20.45%) Cognos
4 7 (15.91%) Sun
4 7 (15.91%) Oracle
5 6 (13.64%) Software AG
6 4 (9.09%) ILOG
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 3 (6.82%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Dell
7 3 (6.82%) EMC
7 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 3 (6.82%) VMware
8 1 (2.27%) Intel
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