The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had WebSphere Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Architect
Rank - - 247
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East - - 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate - £525 £300
% change year-on-year
- +75.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.80 -
WebSphere Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8851 8939 8414
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.10% 94.66% 94.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5334 4996 4610
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 391 427 461
Median hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.73 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of IT contracts across the South East region that featured WebSphere Architect in the job title.

WebSphere Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, WebSphere Architect contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region featuring WebSphere Architect in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (33.33%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) J2EE
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) WEP
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) eTOM

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) Servlets
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) eTOM
1 1 (33.33%) IT Asset Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Network Design
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM