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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 394 402 409
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 23 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.068% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.071% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 4
Median daily rate £550 £444 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.94% -17.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate - £575 £300
% change year-on-year
- +91.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 -
WebSphere Architect
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
20620 20986 21502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.88% 94.64% 94.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 14993 14495 15145
Median daily rate £460 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 395 388
Median hourly rate £18.75 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £55.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSphere Architect
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
City of London - 6 £600 -
WebSphere Architect
England

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 16 (48.48%) J2EE
3 15 (45.45%) Java
4 12 (36.36%) Web Services
4 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
5 11 (33.33%) IBM
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (30.30%) ATG
6 10 (30.30%) OOD
6 10 (30.30%) OO
6 10 (30.30%) hybris
7 9 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
8 8 (24.24%) JSTL
8 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
8 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
8 8 (24.24%) HTML
8 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
8 8 (24.24%) EJB
8 8 (24.24%) CSS
8 8 (24.24%) SOA
8 8 (24.24%) Struts
8 8 (24.24%) Flash
8 8 (24.24%) HTTP
8 8 (24.24%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (24.24%) Migration
8 8 (24.24%) Web Development
8 8 (24.24%) JNDI
8 8 (24.24%) Ajax
8 8 (24.24%) Web 2.0
9 7 (21.21%) AIX

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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) HTTP
2 5 (15.15%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) DB2
1 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Rational Application Developer
1 4 (12.12%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (48.48%) J2EE
2 12 (36.36%) Web Services
3 9 (27.27%) IBM Integration Bus
4 8 (24.24%) Ajax
4 8 (24.24%) CSS
4 8 (24.24%) EJB
4 8 (24.24%) Flash
4 8 (24.24%) HTML
4 8 (24.24%) JNDI
4 8 (24.24%) JSTL
4 8 (24.24%) Struts
4 8 (24.24%) WebSphere MQ
5 7 (21.21%) RESTful
6 6 (18.18%) SOAP
7 2 (6.06%) Middleware
8 1 (3.03%) JSON
8 1 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (3.03%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) Web 2.0
2 2 (6.06%) DataPower
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) AIX
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) E-Commerce
2 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (30.30%) OO
3 10 (30.30%) OOD
4 8 (24.24%) Mentoring
4 8 (24.24%) Migration
4 8 (24.24%) SOA
4 8 (24.24%) Web Development
5 7 (21.21%) Presales
6 4 (12.12%) EAI
6 4 (12.12%) Project Management
6 4 (12.12%) RAD
7 3 (9.09%) B2B
7 3 (9.09%) B2C
7 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
7 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (6.06%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) Java
2 8 (24.24%) JavaScript
3 6 (18.18%) SQL
4 3 (9.09%) Jython
4 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) Python
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli
1 3 (9.09%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (3.03%) Netcool
2 1 (3.03%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) IBM
2 10 (30.30%) ATG
2 10 (30.30%) hybris
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.06%) Remedy