The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 33 34 14
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 3 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.74% 1.09% 8.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.67% 6.52% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 10
Average daily rate
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- £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -2.74%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
30 46 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 11.11% 16.67% 26.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 41
Average daily rate £350 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £249 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Slough region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Slough

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing WebSphere also 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 that cited WebSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) BAPI
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 2 (66.67%) MDX
2 2 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
2 2 (66.67%) SAPscript
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP BI
2 2 (66.67%) ABAP
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) OOP
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) RPG
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough region citing WebSphere also 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 that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Misys Midas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (66.67%) SAP BI
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SAP BW Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) XML
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
1 2 (66.67%) BAPI
1 2 (66.67%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) iSeries
2 1 (33.33%) SWIFT
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OOP
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) ETL
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) ABAP
1 2 (66.67%) SAPscript
2 1 (33.33%) RPG/400
2 1 (33.33%) RPG IV
2 1 (33.33%) RPG
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft