The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 63 55 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 16 17 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.35% 2.48% 0.87%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.29% 12.78% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 15 4
Median daily rate £450 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +15.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.65% +29.36%
WebSphere
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
193 133 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.34% 19.39% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 109 57
Median daily rate £450 £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £520 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £19.18 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.93% -0.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £15.50 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.80 £24.75 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Oxford -23 5 £448 -13.94%
Kidlington - 4 £450 -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 30 (100.00%) Java
1 30 (100.00%) JBoss
1 30 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 29 (96.67%) WebLogic
2 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 29 (96.67%) REST
3 28 (93.33%) TDD
3 28 (93.33%) JSON
3 28 (93.33%) XML
4 27 (90.00%) Web Services
4 27 (90.00%) JUnit
4 27 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
5 26 (86.67%) Linux
6 21 (70.00%) EJB
6 21 (70.00%) Cucumber
6 21 (70.00%) BDD
6 21 (70.00%) Content Enrichment
7 20 (66.67%) HTML5
7 20 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
7 20 (66.67%) Web Development
7 20 (66.67%) Amazon S3
7 20 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
7 20 (66.67%) HTML
8 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
10 12 (40.00%) Publishing
11 6 (20.00%) RESTful
12 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 30 (100.00%) JBoss
1 30 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 29 (96.67%) WebLogic
3 20 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 27 (90.00%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 20 (66.67%) Amazon SQS
Development Applications
1 27 (90.00%) JUnit
2 21 (70.00%) Cucumber
General
1 12 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Developer
1 22 (73.33%) Java Developer
2 17 (56.67%) AWS Developer
3 13 (43.33%) Software Engineer
4 12 (40.00%) Java Engineer
4 12 (40.00%) Java Software Engineer
5 11 (36.67%) Agile Developer
5 11 (36.67%) Agile Java Developer
6 7 (23.33%) AWS Engineer
6 7 (23.33%) AWS Software Engineer
7 6 (20.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 6 (20.00%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (16.67%) XML Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Linux Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (96.67%) REST
1 29 (96.67%) Spring
2 28 (93.33%) JSON
2 28 (93.33%) XML
3 27 (90.00%) Web Services
4 21 (70.00%) EJB
5 20 (66.67%) HTML
5 20 (66.67%) HTML5
6 6 (20.00%) RESTful
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) TDD
2 21 (70.00%) BDD
2 21 (70.00%) Content Enrichment
3 20 (66.67%) Web Development
4 14 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (43.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification