The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the London region that had WebSphere Consultant featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Consultant
England / London
Rank 403 409 415
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 3 16 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.076% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.080% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 14 4
Median daily rate £538 £450 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £400 -
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -
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
18431 20097 20183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 94.79% 95.01% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 13201 14255 14185
Median daily rate £475 £450 £448
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +0.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 245 299 332
Median hourly rate £23.00 £16.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.39% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

WebSphere Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Consultant
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Consultant Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Consultant
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Consultant Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Consultant
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 Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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 -3 1 - -
WebSphere Consultant
England

WebSphere Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, WebSphere Consultant 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 Consultant in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (44.44%) Linux
5 3 (33.33%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) Java
5 3 (33.33%) J2EE
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Solaris
5 3 (33.33%) Middleware
5 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (33.33%) Confluence
5 3 (33.33%) JIRA
5 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 2 (22.22%) Splunk
6 2 (22.22%) GitHub
6 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
6 2 (22.22%) DataPower
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Process Server
6 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (22.22%) zOS
6 2 (22.22%) iPlanet
6 2 (22.22%) SOAP
6 2 (22.22%) AIX
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
7 1 (11.11%) Python

WebSphere Consultant 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 7 (77.78%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) Confluence
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) iPlanet
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal
4 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Process Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) HTTP
1 1 (11.11%) SSL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) EJB
4 1 (11.11%) HTML
4 1 (11.11%) JDBC
4 1 (11.11%) JNDI
4 1 (11.11%) JSP
4 1 (11.11%) Servlets
4 1 (11.11%) XHTML
4 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) DataPower
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 2 (22.22%) AIX
3 2 (22.22%) zOS
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) API Testing
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Modelling
1 1 (11.11%) Load Balancing
1 1 (11.11%) Logistics
1 1 (11.11%) Low Latency
1 1 (11.11%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Jython
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) MuleSoft
2 2 (22.22%) Splunk
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Sterling
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat