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 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
South West / Somerset
Rank 35 39 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.10% 0.34% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 1.89% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £500 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +12.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
50 53 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.01% 18.03% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 34 36
Median daily rate £394 £350 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £268 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £458 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 0 2
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Yeovil - 4 - -
WebSphere
South West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
2 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
3 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
3 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (37.50%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Middleware
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) IFS
5 2 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Ruby
6 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) Puppet
6 1 (12.50%) CentOS
6 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Database 12c
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle OWB
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) DBA
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle DBA
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (25.00%) SAP PI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
2 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (37.50%) Middleware
3 2 (25.00%) SAP PI
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 1 (12.50%) CentOS
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 4 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 4 (50.00%) Trend Analysis
2 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) IFS
4 2 (25.00%) SAP