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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank 424 420 433
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 3 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.018% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £463 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.75%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £500 £563
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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
20369 21455 22394
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.70% 95.10% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 14568 15175 16149
Median daily rate £475 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 346 436
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 8 December 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (61.54%) Java
2 8 (61.54%) IBM
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) Python
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
4 5 (38.46%) Ruby
4 5 (38.46%) DataPower
4 5 (38.46%) DevOps
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (23.08%) ICMP
6 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
6 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 3 (23.08%) VPN
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (23.08%) AIX
6 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
6 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (23.08%) F5
6 3 (23.08%) Redis
6 3 (23.08%) Build Automation
6 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (23.08%) Go

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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) Confluence
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) ICMP
1 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
1 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (23.08%) Redis
2 2 (15.38%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) GoCD
2 2 (15.38%) Ant
2 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Automotive
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (23.08%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (23.08%) J2EE
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware
3 2 (15.38%) XSLT
4 1 (7.69%) EJB
4 1 (7.69%) JSP
4 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) DataPower
2 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) DevOps
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 3 (23.08%) Build Automation
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Software Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Creative Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) SOA
3 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) Go
3 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) PHP
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Ansible
1 3 (23.08%) Consul
1 3 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (23.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) IBM
2 3 (23.08%) CheckPoint
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) F5
3 1 (7.69%) Ab Initio
3 1 (7.69%) Atlassian
3 1 (7.69%) Mercator
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO