The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 91 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.58% 0.36% 1.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.55% 1.98% 6.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 8
Average daily rate £425 £455 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% -0.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £354 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £563 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
WebSphere
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
274 252 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 22.63% 18.05% 17.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 158 112
Average daily rate £413 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £522
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 10
Average hourly rate £50.00 £20.00 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% +15.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £17.50 £12.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.76 £65.50 £23.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weybridge - 1 - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 10 (71.43%) Oracle
4 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
4 8 (57.14%) Java
4 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) SAN
5 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 7 (50.00%) IBM
5 7 (50.00%) DB2
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) Finance
6 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (42.86%) JBoss
6 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 5 (35.71%) Middleware
7 5 (35.71%) Migration
8 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
8 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
8 4 (28.57%) VMware
8 4 (28.57%) HP
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 4 (28.57%) CCNA
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco
8 4 (28.57%) ERP
8 4 (28.57%) SQL
8 4 (28.57%) J2EE

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) MQSeries
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.14%) FileNet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (28.57%) Converged Networks
2 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 3 (21.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) DB2
3 4 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
2 6 (42.86%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) SAP Architect
4 3 (21.43%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) IT Security Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Security Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 1 (7.14%) Information Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
2 4 (28.57%) J2EE
3 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
1 4 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 4 (28.57%) Public Cloud
1 4 (28.57%) Web 2.0
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Statistics
3 2 (14.29%) CMDB
3 2 (14.29%) Derivative
3 2 (14.29%) Equities
3 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
4 1 (7.14%) FMCG
4 1 (7.14%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Linux
2 11 (78.57%) Unix
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) AIX
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Converged Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) DevOps
4 4 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (28.57%) ERP
4 4 (28.57%) Identity Management
4 4 (28.57%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) Email Filtering
5 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
5 3 (21.43%) ITSM
5 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 2 (14.29%) Fund Accounting
6 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (14.29%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (14.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) CCNA
1 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) CEH
2 3 (21.43%) CISSP
2 3 (21.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) COBIT
2 3 (21.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) NDS
3 1 (7.14%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Control-M
1 2 (14.29%) XenMobile
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Oracle
2 7 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Charles River
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) Fiserv
5 2 (14.29%) Informatica
5 2 (14.29%) Sybase
6 1 (7.14%) Novell
6 1 (7.14%) Pega
6 1 (7.14%) Vignette
6 1 (7.14%) webMethods