The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 61 35 60
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +25
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 43 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.39% 4.41% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.31% 22.75% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 31 2
Median daily rate £575 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.10% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £420 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £500 £548
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
WebSphere
Berkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
130 189 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 17.02% 19.38% 19.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 122 80
Median daily rate £388 £440 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% +13.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £283 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £525 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 11
Median hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% -5.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Reading region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (50.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) Unix
4 4 (40.00%) Middleware
5 3 (30.00%) SSL
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Windows
5 3 (30.00%) MySQL
5 3 (30.00%) Oracle
5 3 (30.00%) Apache
5 3 (30.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (30.00%) Puppet
5 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
5 3 (30.00%) Ansible
5 3 (30.00%) DevOps
6 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (20.00%) Veritas
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (20.00%) DataPower
6 2 (20.00%) Maven

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (30.00%) Apache
2 2 (20.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (10.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (10.00%) CloudBees
3 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) SSL
2 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (10.00%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (10.00%) FTP
3 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
3 1 (10.00%) NAS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) SSH
3 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) MySQL
2 1 (10.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (30.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Applications Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Architect
2 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (20.00%) JMS
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
3 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) CSS
4 1 (10.00%) ELK Stack
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) LAMP
4 1 (10.00%) REST
4 1 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (10.00%) WCF
4 1 (10.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (10.00%) WPF
4 1 (10.00%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
1 2 (20.00%) DataPower
1 2 (20.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Debian
5 1 (10.00%) Fedora
5 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Logistics
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) KVM
2 1 (10.00%) NFS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) Postfix
2 1 (10.00%) qmail
2 1 (10.00%) Sendmail
2 1 (10.00%) Varnish
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
2 1 (10.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Ansible
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
2 2 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) Bacula
3 1 (10.00%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (10.00%) Cacti
3 1 (10.00%) cPanel
3 1 (10.00%) Grafana
3 1 (10.00%) Graphite
3 1 (10.00%) Kibana
3 1 (10.00%) logstash
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (10.00%) Plesk
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Satellite
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 1 (10.00%) Salt
3 1 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (10.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) ATG
4 1 (10.00%) CA
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CommVault
4 1 (10.00%) Hitachi
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec