The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 30 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 0.41% - 1.82%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% - 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Median daily rate £425 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -4.76%
WebSphere
Hampshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
49 66 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 20.00% 19.58% 19.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 59 47
Median daily rate £375 £363 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +15.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.72% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

WebSphere
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 25 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 Southampton region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Services
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Test Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP