The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 31 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.90% 0.63% 0.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.88% 2.06% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £380 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -24.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +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 West

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

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
41 97 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 18.47% 30.79% 16.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 63 40
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £325 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £400 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 3
Median hourly rate £33.00 £42.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +22.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

WebSphere
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Middleware
1 2 (100.00%) SAP PI
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) IBM
1 2 (100.00%) SAP