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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 92 76 78
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.92% 0.71%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.37% 3.87% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £519 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.89% +29.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £323 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £554 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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
293 310 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 20.29% 23.83% 18.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 189 136
Average daily rate £398 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.13% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £538 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 15
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -24.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.30 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.95 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 2015. 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
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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
Woking +5 2 £360 -28.00%
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) Java
1 9 (69.23%) JBoss
2 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
3 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
3 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 5 (38.46%) AIX
4 5 (38.46%) Oracle
4 5 (38.46%) CMDB
4 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (38.46%) XenMobile
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) SQL
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) SCOM
6 3 (23.08%) MySQL
6 3 (23.08%) DB2
6 3 (23.08%) ITIL
6 3 (23.08%) UNIX
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) Citrix
6 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
6 3 (23.08%) Middleware
6 3 (23.08%) SOA
6 3 (23.08%) IBM

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) JBoss
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) SAS
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) Network Security
1 1 (7.69%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 3 (23.08%) DB2
2 3 (23.08%) MySQL
3 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) ClearCase
1 1 (7.69%) Mercurial
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Test Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Integration Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Tester
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE
2 3 (23.08%) Middleware
3 1 (7.69%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) CMDB
2 3 (23.08%) Public Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) Web 2.0
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Linux
2 5 (38.46%) AIX
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Configuration Management
1 6 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (38.46%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (23.08%) DevOps
3 3 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) SOA
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) ERP
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.69%) Converged Infrastructure
5 1 (7.69%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Research
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) R
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) COBIT
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) XenMobile
2 3 (23.08%) Tivoli
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) IBM
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) webMethods
5 1 (7.69%) Remedy
5 1 (7.69%) Perforce
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) HP