The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Administrator role in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Administrator
Rank 408 396 388
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -8
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 3 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.043% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.046% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 11
Average daily rate £538 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £349 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £488 £491 £450
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Administrator
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the London region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20026 19682 20464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.69% 94.48% 94.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 14194 13942 13897
Average daily rate £450 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 315 337 393
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

WebSphere Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Administrator in the job title across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Administrator
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Administrator Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title 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 with WebSphere Administrator in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (58.33%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) IBM
4 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Middleware
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Unix
5 4 (33.33%) Apache
6 3 (25.00%) HTTP
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) DB2
6 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (25.00%) Migration
6 3 (25.00%) Jython
6 3 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (25.00%) Banking
6 3 (25.00%) DataPower
6 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (25.00%) High Availability
7 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
7 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
7 2 (16.67%) SUSE
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
7 2 (16.67%) WebLogic

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London region that cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title 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 with WebSphere Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (41.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
4 3 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (16.67%) MQSeries
5 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
5 2 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (8.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (8.33%) CICS
6 1 (8.33%) IIS
6 1 (8.33%) iPlanet
6 1 (8.33%) JBoss
6 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) HTTP
2 2 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (8.33%) ATM
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Introscope
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE
3 2 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5
4 1 (8.33%) LAMP
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) DataPower
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) EFT
2 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (8.33%) LPAR
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Linux
2 4 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (16.67%) AIX
4 2 (16.67%) SUSE
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) zOS
5 1 (8.33%) CentOS
5 1 (8.33%) Fedora
5 1 (8.33%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
1 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) Jython
3 2 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 2 (16.67%) Perl
3 2 (16.67%) Python
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) BS7799
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (16.67%) F5
3 2 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (8.33%) Adobe
4 1 (8.33%) ATG
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle