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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 141 126 155
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +29
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 118 159 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.41% 1.60% 1.05%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.30% 8.38% 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 112 45
Median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £363 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £520 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.65% +29.36%
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
1616 1898 1689
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 19.31% 19.12% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 991 1152 907
Median daily rate £425 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £389 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.42% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 62 74
Median hourly rate £36.00 £18.68 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.71% +9.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £41.60 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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
Berkshire -28 30 £598 +25.78% 4
Hampshire -4 23 £380 -9.52% 3
Buckinghamshire -5 21 £400 +6.66% 5
Oxfordshire -10 17 £450 -13.46%
Surrey +16 14 £475 - 2
East Sussex - 10 £500 -
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
Middlesex - 1 - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 September 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.

1 135 (60.54%) Linux
2 92 (41.26%) Java
3 87 (39.01%) IBM
4 65 (29.15%) Tomcat
5 63 (28.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 61 (27.35%) XML
6 61 (27.35%) Oracle
7 59 (26.46%) WebLogic
8 58 (26.01%) Web Services
9 53 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
10 52 (23.32%) JBoss
11 50 (22.42%) DB2
12 49 (21.97%) Finance
13 47 (21.08%) DevOps
14 46 (20.63%) HTML
14 46 (20.63%) Python
15 43 (19.28%) JSON
16 42 (18.83%) Middleware
17 41 (18.39%) WebSphere MQ
18 40 (17.94%) REST
19 39 (17.49%) Puppet
19 39 (17.49%) Spring
20 38 (17.04%) JUnit
21 37 (16.59%) AIX
21 37 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
21 37 (16.59%) Security Cleared
22 36 (16.14%) SC Cleared
22 36 (16.14%) Apache
23 33 (14.80%) Amazon S3
24 32 (14.35%) Git (software)

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 65 (29.15%) Tomcat
2 63 (28.25%) WebSphere Application Server
3 59 (26.46%) WebLogic
4 52 (23.32%) JBoss
5 36 (16.14%) Apache
6 13 (5.83%) Tuxedo
7 7 (3.14%) Commerce Server
7 7 (3.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (2.69%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (2.69%) IIS
8 6 (2.69%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.79%) Apache TomEE
9 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Process Server
10 3 (1.35%) CMS
10 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (1.35%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.45%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.45%) MS Project
3 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.45%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (2.24%) Fredhopper
2 4 (1.79%) Staffware
3 2 (0.90%) BusinessWorks
3 2 (0.90%) Maximo
3 2 (0.90%) Primavera
4 1 (0.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 53 (23.77%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (14.80%) Amazon S3
3 22 (9.87%) Amazon SQS
4 13 (5.83%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (4.93%) Amazon EC2
6 7 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.90%) PaaS
7 2 (0.90%) SaaS
8 1 (0.45%) IBM Cloud
8 1 (0.45%) Office 365
8 1 (0.45%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.07%) SSL
2 16 (7.17%) HTTP
3 14 (6.28%) SAN
4 6 (2.69%) Firewall
5 5 (2.24%) ATM
5 5 (2.24%) HTTPS
5 5 (2.24%) Intranet
6 4 (1.79%) Internet
7 3 (1.35%) FTP
7 3 (1.35%) LDAP
7 3 (1.35%) NAS
7 3 (1.35%) WinSCP
8 2 (0.90%) SMTP
8 2 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.90%) WEP
9 1 (0.45%) Converged Networks
9 1 (0.45%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (22.42%) DB2
2 12 (5.38%) SQL Server
3 10 (4.48%) Oracle Database
4 8 (3.59%) Hadoop
5 6 (2.69%) MySQL
6 5 (2.24%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.79%) Big Data
7 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (1.79%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.35%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.90%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.90%) HBase
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.45%) IBM InfoSphere
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Exadata
10 1 (0.45%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 38 (17.04%) JUnit
2 32 (14.35%) Git (software)
3 25 (11.21%) Cucumber
4 23 (10.31%) Jenkins
5 20 (8.97%) Subversion
6 10 (4.48%) Selenium
7 7 (3.14%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.24%) Introscope
9 4 (1.79%) Maven
9 4 (1.79%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.35%) XMLSpy
11 2 (0.90%) Eclipse
11 2 (0.90%) TestNG
12 1 (0.45%) Artifactory
12 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
12 1 (0.45%) JBehave
12 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.45%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (21.97%) Finance
2 12 (5.38%) Publishing
3 11 (4.93%) Banking
4 8 (3.59%) Retail
5 5 (2.24%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.90%) Billing
6 2 (0.90%) Spanish Language
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.45%) Electronics
7 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 63 (28.25%) Developer
2 38 (17.04%) Java Developer
3 26 (11.66%) Administrator
3 26 (11.66%) DevOps Engineer
4 18 (8.07%) AWS Developer
5 17 (7.62%) Software Engineer
6 15 (6.73%) Architect
7 14 (6.28%) Java Engineer
8 13 (5.83%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 13 (5.83%) Java Software Engineer
9 12 (5.38%) Agile Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Agile Java Developer
9 12 (5.38%) Senior DevOps
10 11 (4.93%) Analyst
10 11 (4.93%) Senior Systems Administrator
10 11 (4.93%) WebSphere Administrator
11 10 (4.48%) Applications Developer
11 10 (4.48%) Consultant
11 10 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (4.04%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (27.35%) XML
2 58 (26.01%) Web Services
3 46 (20.63%) HTML
4 43 (19.28%) JSON
5 42 (18.83%) Middleware
6 41 (18.39%) WebSphere MQ
7 40 (17.94%) REST
8 39 (17.49%) Spring
9 28 (12.56%) IBM Integration Bus
10 27 (12.11%) HTML5
11 26 (11.66%) EJB
11 26 (11.66%) J2EE
12 23 (10.31%) CSS
13 21 (9.42%) SOAP
14 11 (4.93%) Ajax
15 10 (4.48%) JDBC
15 10 (4.48%) JNDI
15 10 (4.48%) RESTful
16 9 (4.04%) JSP
17 8 (3.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.73%) Clustering
2 12 (5.38%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (4.48%) DataPower
4 8 (3.59%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.79%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 2 (0.90%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.90%) FMCG
6 2 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (0.90%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) IVR
7 1 (0.45%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.45%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.45%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 135 (60.54%) Linux
2 37 (16.59%) AIX
3 27 (12.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 27 (12.11%) Windows
4 21 (9.42%) Unix
5 10 (4.48%) Solaris
6 7 (3.14%) zOS
7 4 (1.79%) CentOS
8 3 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (21.08%) DevOps
2 37 (16.59%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (13.90%) TDD
4 27 (12.11%) Web Development
5 26 (11.66%) BDD
6 24 (10.76%) Migration
7 22 (9.87%) Content Enrichment
8 21 (9.42%) Open Source
9 19 (8.52%) SOA
10 15 (6.73%) E-Commerce
10 15 (6.73%) Software Engineering
11 14 (6.28%) Continuous Delivery
11 14 (6.28%) High Availability
12 13 (5.83%) Performance Tuning
13 12 (5.38%) ITIL
13 12 (5.38%) Load Balancing
13 12 (5.38%) SIEM
14 11 (4.93%) Service Management
15 10 (4.48%) Analytics
15 10 (4.48%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (41.26%) Java
2 46 (20.63%) Python
3 25 (11.21%) JavaScript
4 24 (10.76%) SQL
5 23 (10.31%) Ruby
6 16 (7.17%) Korn
6 16 (7.17%) Shell Script
7 13 (5.83%) Bash Shell
8 10 (4.48%) Jython
9 3 (1.35%) C#
9 3 (1.35%) Perl
9 3 (1.35%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.90%) C
10 2 (0.90%) PHP
10 2 (0.90%) VB
11 1 (0.45%) Scala
11 1 (0.45%) XPath
Qualifications
1 37 (16.59%) Security Cleared
2 36 (16.14%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.62%) Degree
4 1 (0.45%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.45%) ISEB
4 1 (0.45%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.24%) QA
2 2 (0.90%) SDET
3 1 (0.45%) COBIT
System Software
1 31 (13.90%) Docker
2 8 (3.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.24%) Oracle Clusterware
4 3 (1.35%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
5 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 39 (17.49%) Puppet
2 23 (10.31%) Opscode Chef
3 15 (6.73%) Ansible
4 12 (5.38%) QRadar
5 11 (4.93%) CA Wily
6 10 (4.48%) Packer
7 8 (3.59%) Tivoli
8 6 (2.69%) SCCM
8 6 (2.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 6 (2.69%) ZABBIX
9 3 (1.35%) Nagios
10 1 (0.45%) Netcool
10 1 (0.45%) SCOM
10 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 87 (39.01%) IBM
2 61 (27.35%) Oracle
3 24 (10.76%) Red Hat
4 8 (3.59%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.14%) TIBCO
6 6 (2.69%) Splunk
7 5 (2.24%) AppDynamics
8 4 (1.79%) Citrix
8 4 (1.79%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (1.79%) VMware
9 2 (0.90%) ATG
9 2 (0.90%) hybris
9 2 (0.90%) ILOG
9 2 (0.90%) NetCracker
9 2 (0.90%) SAP
9 2 (0.90%) webMethods
10 1 (0.45%) ArcSight
10 1 (0.45%) Capita
10 1 (0.45%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.45%) Sitecore
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