The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 53 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 1.76% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 9.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.00%
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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 Somerset region.

Application Platforms Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
89 87 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.32% 19.12% 20.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 68 13
Average daily rate £388 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £413 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 3
Average hourly rate £20.19 £36.00 £21.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.93% +68.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £36.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £36.00 £25.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (100.00%) DB2
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared