The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Consultant 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 Consultant 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 Consultant
Rank 398 399 401
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 13 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.061% 0.029% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.030% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 1
Average daily rate £375 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% +29.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £381 £496 £425
% change year-on-year
-23.17% +16.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Consultant
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 Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Consultant across the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WebSphere Consultant Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Consultant within the London region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +40 3 £350 -61.11%
WebSphere Consultant
England

WebSphere Consultant
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 Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 22 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 15 (68.18%) Unix
3 12 (54.55%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (50.00%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) AIX
4 11 (50.00%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) Finance
6 8 (36.36%) Apache
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
7 7 (31.82%) Middleware
7 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 6 (27.27%) DevOps
8 6 (27.27%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
9 5 (22.73%) zOS
9 5 (22.73%) SOA
9 5 (22.73%) Solaris
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (22.73%) iPlanet
9 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (22.73%) DataPower
10 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
10 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Process Server
10 4 (18.18%) Maven
10 4 (18.18%) Degree
10 4 (18.18%) JIRA
10 4 (18.18%) PKI
10 4 (18.18%) WebLogic

WebSphere Consultant
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 Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 8 (36.36%) Apache
3 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (22.73%) iPlanet
3 5 (22.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (18.18%) IIS
4 4 (18.18%) Tomcat
4 4 (18.18%) WebLogic
4 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (18.18%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (13.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (9.09%) JBoss
6 2 (9.09%) Mule
7 1 (4.55%) Oracle HTTP Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (13.64%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (13.64%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) SSL
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) HTTP
2 1 (4.55%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) JIRA
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) Ant
2 3 (13.64%) Gerrit
2 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.55%) Introscope
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (54.55%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (31.82%) Middleware
2 7 (31.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 6 (27.27%) J2EE
4 5 (22.73%) Web Services
5 3 (13.64%) LAMP
5 3 (13.64%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) EJB
6 2 (9.09%) Java EE
6 2 (9.09%) JSP
6 2 (9.09%) Struts
6 2 (9.09%) Taglibs
6 2 (9.09%) XSLT
7 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.55%) HTML
7 1 (4.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) DataPower
2 4 (18.18%) PKI
3 3 (13.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.55%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Unix
2 11 (50.00%) AIX
2 11 (50.00%) Linux
3 5 (22.73%) Solaris
3 5 (22.73%) zOS
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) DevOps
2 5 (22.73%) SOA
3 3 (13.64%) AOP
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (13.64%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (13.64%) ETL
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
4 2 (9.09%) RAD
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) Shell Script
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 3 (13.64%) Python
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Jython
5 1 (4.55%) Korn
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) CA Wily
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 6 (27.27%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) TIBCO
4 2 (9.09%) webMethods
5 1 (4.55%) CA
5 1 (4.55%) MKS
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.55%) Sun