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 20 November 2014 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Consultant
Rank 409 407 403
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -4
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Consultant 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.008% 0.012% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.013% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£435 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £375 £438
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
22074 22918 20838
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 92.18% 93.22% 92.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15828 15831 13900
Average daily rate £425 £430 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 435 377 507
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -8.57%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 4 (57.14%) IBM
3 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) CMS
5 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (28.57%) Jython
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
5 2 (28.57%) HACMP
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) Perl
5 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) AIX
5 2 (28.57%) Solaris
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) QA
5 2 (28.57%) Firmware
5 2 (28.57%) Middleware
5 2 (28.57%) Remedy
5 2 (28.57%) DataPower
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Korn
6 1 (14.29%) High Availability
6 1 (14.29%) HTML

WebSphere Consultant
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (28.57%) CMS
2 2 (28.57%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO EMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JUnit
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 4 (57.14%) JMS
3 2 (28.57%) Middleware
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) JSTL
4 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) EJB
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) HACMP
1 2 (28.57%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) UNIX
1 2 (28.57%) AIX
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Automated Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Jython
1 2 (28.57%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Firmware
1 2 (28.57%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Remedy
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) TIBCO
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Siebel