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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 34 - 54
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.42% - 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.38% - 9.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £450 - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -4.76%
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
42 89 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 17.72% 24.32% 19.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 46 68
Median daily rate £300 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £625 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 1
Median hourly rate £38.75 £20.19 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.97% -43.93%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Taunton - 1 £450 -
WebSphere
South West

WebSphere
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 May 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%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) DataStage
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms

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:

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DataStage
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (50.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Cleansing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) ETL
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle