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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Consultant
Rank 413 416 415
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 12 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.055% 0.032% 0.022%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Average daily rate
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£463 £525 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £477 £503
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £685 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate - £400 £445
% change year-on-year
- -10.11%
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
21633 21832 22445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.16% 92.83% 92.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15157 14952 15264
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 357 404 470
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.75 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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
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 31 July 2015. 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
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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 -9 1 £425 -
WebSphere Consultant
England

WebSphere Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 24 (72.73%) WebSphere MQ
3 22 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 20 (60.61%) DataPower
5 16 (48.48%) AIX
6 15 (45.45%) IBM
6 15 (45.45%) Oracle
7 9 (27.27%) MQSeries
8 8 (24.24%) UNIX
9 4 (12.12%) Finance
10 3 (9.09%) Banking
10 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
10 3 (9.09%) Middleware
10 3 (9.09%) Java
10 3 (9.09%) PKI
10 3 (9.09%) DevOps
11 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
11 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
11 2 (6.06%) MKS
11 2 (6.06%) JIRA
11 2 (6.06%) XML
11 2 (6.06%) XSD
11 2 (6.06%) Linux
11 2 (6.06%) SSH
11 2 (6.06%) Maven
11 2 (6.06%) Validation
11 2 (6.06%) XML Messaging
12 1 (3.03%) Clustering
12 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 33 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (27.27%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SSH
2 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Maven
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (72.73%) WebSphere MQ
2 22 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (9.09%) Middleware
4 2 (6.06%) XML Messaging
4 2 (6.06%) XML
4 2 (6.06%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 20 (60.61%) DataPower
2 3 (9.09%) PKI
3 2 (6.06%) Performance Metrics
3 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (48.48%) AIX
2 8 (24.24%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) zOS
4 1 (3.03%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) DevOps
2 2 (6.06%) Validation
3 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.03%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) Java
1 3 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.03%) C
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) RACF
Vendors
1 15 (45.45%) Oracle
1 15 (45.45%) IBM
2 2 (6.06%) MKS