The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 167 143 129
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -14
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 104 127 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.08% 1.28% 1.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.81% 7.63% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 71 71
Median daily rate £450 £420 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £300 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 £35.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.92% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
WebSphere
England

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

Application Platforms Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
1791 1664 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 18.61% 16.77% 16.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1160 943 900
Median daily rate £400 £383 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +9.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 75 85
Median hourly rate £14.00 £23.75 £15.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +48.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.15 £12.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.11 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WebSphere
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 across the South East region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 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
Buckinghamshire +10 46 £400 +23.07%
Hampshire +11 28 £418 -9.72% 2
Berkshire -13 27 £463 -1.33% 6
Surrey -9 2 £425 -
West Sussex -22 1 - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 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 South East region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 126 (61.17%) IBM
2 102 (49.51%) Linux
3 71 (34.47%) Java
4 61 (29.61%) AIX
5 59 (28.64%) DB2
6 57 (27.67%) Oracle
7 53 (25.73%) Unix
8 49 (23.79%) Windows
9 47 (22.82%) Finance
10 44 (21.36%) WebSphere Application Server
11 40 (19.42%) J2EE
12 39 (18.93%) Middleware
13 38 (18.45%) SC Cleared
13 38 (18.45%) Security Cleared
14 35 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
14 35 (16.99%) WebSphere MQ
14 35 (16.99%) DevOps
15 33 (16.02%) SOAP
15 33 (16.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 31 (15.05%) Banking
17 30 (14.56%) XML
17 30 (14.56%) JavaScript
18 29 (14.08%) SQL
19 28 (13.59%) Red Hat
20 26 (12.62%) IBM Integration Bus
21 24 (11.65%) SIEM
21 24 (11.65%) Migration
21 24 (11.65%) HTTP
22 23 (11.17%) Apache
23 22 (10.68%) HTML

WebSphere
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 44 (21.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 23 (11.17%) Apache
3 19 (9.22%) JBoss
4 18 (8.74%) IIS
4 18 (8.74%) WebLogic
5 13 (6.31%) Tomcat
5 13 (6.31%) WebSphere Process Server
6 11 (5.34%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (3.88%) MQSeries
7 8 (3.88%) Node.js
8 5 (2.43%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (1.94%) FileNet
9 4 (1.94%) OpenStack
9 4 (1.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 4 (1.94%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.97%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.97%) CMS
10 2 (0.97%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.97%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.49%) WildFly
Applications
1 19 (9.22%) MS Excel
2 14 (6.80%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.97%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.97%) Staffware
2 1 (0.49%) BusinessWare
2 1 (0.49%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.49%) Magento
2 1 (0.49%) Maximo
2 1 (0.49%) SAP R/3
2 1 (0.49%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.31%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (3.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.46%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.97%) IBM SmartCloud
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.49%) CloudBees
Communications & Networking
1 24 (11.65%) HTTP
2 21 (10.19%) SSL
3 17 (8.25%) LDAP
4 12 (5.83%) Internet
5 11 (5.34%) SMTP
6 10 (4.85%) SAN
7 8 (3.88%) HTTPS
8 7 (3.40%) FTP
8 7 (3.40%) WEP
9 6 (2.91%) ATM
10 5 (2.43%) Firewall
10 5 (2.43%) Intranet
10 5 (2.43%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.94%) DNS
11 4 (1.94%) Network Security
12 3 (1.46%) Converged Networks
12 3 (1.46%) SSH
12 3 (1.46%) WinSCP
13 1 (0.49%) iSCSI
13 1 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (28.64%) DB2
2 20 (9.71%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.85%) MySQL
4 8 (3.88%) Big Data
4 8 (3.88%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.91%) MongoDB
5 6 (2.91%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.97%) MarkLogic
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.97%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.49%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.49%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.49%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (7.77%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.83%) Jenkins
3 11 (5.34%) Introscope
4 8 (3.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (2.91%) Selenium
6 5 (2.43%) Ant
6 5 (2.43%) Vagrant
7 3 (1.46%) FishEye
7 3 (1.46%) JUnit
7 3 (1.46%) Maven
7 3 (1.46%) Subversion
7 3 (1.46%) TeamCity
7 3 (1.46%) XMLSpy
8 2 (0.97%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
8 2 (0.97%) GitLab
8 2 (0.97%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.97%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (0.97%) StarTeam
9 1 (0.49%) Eclipse
General
1 47 (22.82%) Finance
2 31 (15.05%) Banking
3 18 (8.74%) Retail
4 13 (6.31%) Spanish Language
5 6 (2.91%) Publishing
6 5 (2.43%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.94%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.97%) Automotive
8 2 (0.97%) Back Office
9 1 (0.49%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (22.33%) Developer
2 27 (13.11%) Architect
3 18 (8.74%) Consultant
4 15 (7.28%) Security Specialist
5 14 (6.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (6.80%) Technical Security Specialist
5 14 (6.80%) Technical Specialist
6 13 (6.31%) WebSphere Engineer
7 12 (5.83%) Analyst
8 11 (5.34%) Applications Support
9 10 (4.85%) Solutions Architect
10 9 (4.37%) Administrator
10 9 (4.37%) Designer
11 8 (3.88%) WebSphere Administrator
12 7 (3.40%) Applications Engineer
12 7 (3.40%) DevOps Engineer
13 6 (2.91%) Java Developer
13 6 (2.91%) Project Manager
13 6 (2.91%) Technical Manager
13 6 (2.91%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (19.42%) J2EE
2 39 (18.93%) Middleware
3 35 (16.99%) WebSphere MQ
4 33 (16.02%) SOAP
5 30 (14.56%) XML
6 26 (12.62%) IBM Integration Bus
7 22 (10.68%) AngularJS
7 22 (10.68%) HTML
8 20 (9.71%) CSS
9 17 (8.25%) HTML5
9 17 (8.25%) jQuery
10 15 (7.28%) .NET
11 14 (6.80%) Web Services
12 13 (6.31%) REST
13 11 (5.34%) Laravel
13 11 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 10 (4.85%) XSD
15 9 (4.37%) JSON
16 8 (3.88%) Spring
16 8 (3.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (9.71%) DataPower
2 13 (6.31%) Mainframe
3 12 (5.83%) Clustering
4 9 (4.37%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.40%) Algorithms
6 6 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (2.91%) Mobile Banking
7 5 (2.43%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.43%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.94%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.94%) FMCG
8 4 (1.94%) IBM Mainframe
8 4 (1.94%) Online Banking
8 4 (1.94%) User Experience
9 3 (1.46%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.46%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.46%) Web 2.0
10 2 (0.97%) Cryptography
10 2 (0.97%) Derivative
10 2 (0.97%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 102 (49.51%) Linux
2 61 (29.61%) AIX
3 53 (25.73%) Unix
4 49 (23.79%) Windows
5 33 (16.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (9.71%) CentOS
7 13 (6.31%) Solaris
8 12 (5.83%) zOS
9 6 (2.91%) Windows Server
10 5 (2.43%) SUSE
11 4 (1.94%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.97%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.49%) Debian
13 1 (0.49%) Fedora
13 1 (0.49%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.49%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.99%) Agile Software Development
1 35 (16.99%) DevOps
2 24 (11.65%) Migration
2 24 (11.65%) SIEM
3 19 (9.22%) SOA
4 18 (8.74%) ITIL
5 17 (8.25%) Project Management
6 15 (7.28%) TOGAF
7 14 (6.80%) Web Development
8 12 (5.83%) Technical Analysis
8 12 (5.83%) Workflow
9 11 (5.34%) High Availability
9 11 (5.34%) Security Operations
10 10 (4.85%) Analytics
10 10 (4.85%) Waterfall
11 8 (3.88%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (3.88%) Change Management
11 8 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
11 8 (3.88%) Data Analytics
11 8 (3.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 71 (34.47%) Java
2 30 (14.56%) JavaScript
3 29 (14.08%) SQL
4 19 (9.22%) Shell Script
5 18 (8.74%) Korn
6 17 (8.25%) Python
7 14 (6.80%) C#
7 14 (6.80%) PHP
8 13 (6.31%) PowerShell
8 13 (6.31%) VB
9 11 (5.34%) Bash Shell
10 9 (4.37%) COBOL
11 8 (3.88%) Jython
12 6 (2.91%) AWK
12 6 (2.91%) sed
13 3 (1.46%) C
13 3 (1.46%) Perl
14 2 (0.97%) C++
14 2 (0.97%) VBScript
15 1 (0.49%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 38 (18.45%) SC Cleared
1 38 (18.45%) Security Cleared
2 17 (8.25%) Degree
3 4 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.46%) CCNA
4 3 (1.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (0.97%) CISSP
6 1 (0.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.49%) CCSP
6 1 (0.49%) CEH
6 1 (0.49%) CISM
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Certification
6 1 (0.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.49%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.94%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.46%) COBIT
2 3 (1.46%) QA
3 2 (0.97%) WCAG
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (8.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (6.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (6.31%) Docker
4 5 (2.43%) Oracle Clusterware
5 4 (1.94%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.94%) vSphere
6 2 (0.97%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 1 (0.49%) ClearTrust
7 1 (0.49%) KVM
7 1 (0.49%) NFS
7 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.49%) Postfix
7 1 (0.49%) qmail
7 1 (0.49%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.49%) Tivoli Directory Server
7 1 (0.49%) Varnish
7 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (9.22%) QRadar
2 12 (5.83%) Ansible
2 12 (5.83%) Puppet
3 10 (4.85%) CA Wily
4 8 (3.88%) Tivoli
5 5 (2.43%) Nagios
5 5 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (2.43%) SCCM
6 4 (1.94%) CA Single Sign-On
6 4 (1.94%) Control-M
6 4 (1.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (1.46%) Packer
7 3 (1.46%) SCOM
7 3 (1.46%) vRealize
7 3 (1.46%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.49%) Grafana
8 1 (0.49%) logstash
8 1 (0.49%) Salt
8 1 (0.49%) Scalr
Vendors
1 126 (61.17%) IBM
2 57 (27.67%) Oracle
3 28 (13.59%) Red Hat
4 15 (7.28%) VMware
5 8 (3.88%) CA
5 8 (3.88%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.40%) Remedy
7 5 (2.43%) SAP
8 4 (1.94%) Ab Initio
8 4 (1.94%) Cisco
8 4 (1.94%) Citrix
8 4 (1.94%) HP
8 4 (1.94%) Rackspace
8 4 (1.94%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.94%) Vignette
9 3 (1.46%) ATG
9 3 (1.46%) Cognizant
9 3 (1.46%) Juniper
10 2 (0.97%) BEA
10 2 (0.97%) Veritas
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