The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had WebSphere Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Architect
England / London
Rank 391 403 408
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 4 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.047% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.049% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £550 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £500 £575
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -13.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
18033 20348 20215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.74% 95.12% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12895 14394 14249
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £293 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 249 312 339
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -8.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £47.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +7.65%

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of IT contracts across the London region that featured WebSphere Architect in the job title.

WebSphere Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, WebSphere Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region featuring WebSphere Architect in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (44.44%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (22.22%) B2B
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) XML
4 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
4 2 (22.22%) EDI
4 2 (22.22%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) EAI
5 1 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (11.11%) Linux
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
5 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle
5 1 (11.11%) EJB
5 1 (11.11%) JSP
5 1 (11.11%) SOAP

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Akamai
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (11.11%) CloudFront
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) DNS
1 1 (11.11%) ICMP
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (11.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) GoCD
1 1 (11.11%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) EDI
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
2 1 (11.11%) EDIFACT
2 1 (11.11%) EJB
2 1 (11.11%) JSON
2 1 (11.11%) JSP
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) REST
2 1 (11.11%) SOAP
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
2 1 (11.11%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) B2B
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) ETL
2 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Transformation
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Governance
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 1 (11.11%) Open Source
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Go
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Consul
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 1 (11.11%) Ab Initio
2 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) F5
2 1 (11.11%) Mercator
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (11.11%) Talend
2 1 (11.11%) TIBCO