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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 29 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.79% 0.32% 0.83%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.88% 3.13% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
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 Slough region.

Application Platforms Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 16.27% 10.36% 10.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 13
Average daily rate £375 £358 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £275 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £490 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £20.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 14 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) ATG
2 4 (80.00%) Intershop
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 4 (80.00%) OO
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Magento
2 4 (80.00%) hybris
2 4 (80.00%) Demandware
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
3 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (40.00%) Middleware
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) Release Management
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) S/MIME
5 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (20.00%) Data Security
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) SOA
5 1 (20.00%) ETL
5 1 (20.00%) Toad
5 1 (20.00%) SSL
5 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) IIS
1 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) S/MIME
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Toad
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Architect
1 3 (60.00%) Hybris Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Hybris Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Web Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) ETL
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Release Management
3 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) SOA
3 1 (20.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) ATG
2 4 (80.00%) Demandware
2 4 (80.00%) hybris
2 4 (80.00%) Intershop
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle