The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 56 53
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 19 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 2.78% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 10.22% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 18 4
Median daily rate - £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £145.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.65% +29.36%
WebSphere
Wales

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 Wales region.

Application Platforms Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 186 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 11.09% 27.19% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 130 71
Median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £325 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £460 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £13.50 £21.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +31.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.75 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £44.00 £71.50
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 South Wales

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 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 Wales region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) Jetty
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Jetty
1 3 (100.00%) Mongrel
1 3 (100.00%) nginx
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon ELB
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (100.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (100.00%) Route 53
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) FTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) IPsec
1 3 (100.00%) SSL
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (100.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Kafka
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
1 3 (100.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Ansible
1 3 (100.00%) Fluentd
1 3 (100.00%) Marathon
1 3 (100.00%) Mesos
1 3 (100.00%) Piwik
1 3 (100.00%) Puppet
1 3 (100.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Google
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware