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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 76 77 83
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.92% 0.71% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.91% 3.88% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
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£519 £400 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.68% +52.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -29.55%
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
307 232 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 23.60% 18.40% 24.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 134 156
Average daily rate £375 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 17
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% +32.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.95 £26.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 29 August 2014. 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 - 1 £500 -
Guildford - - - - 1
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 13 (59.09%) IBM
2 11 (50.00%) Java
3 10 (45.45%) JBoss
4 8 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (31.82%) SQL
6 6 (27.27%) Linux
7 5 (22.73%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
7 5 (22.73%) J2EE
7 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 5 (22.73%) Perl
7 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
7 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (22.73%) Middleware
8 4 (18.18%) CA SiteMinder
8 4 (18.18%) CA
8 4 (18.18%) Python
8 4 (18.18%) LDAP
8 4 (18.18%) SOA
8 4 (18.18%) Apache
8 4 (18.18%) Maven
8 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
9 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
9 3 (13.64%) Windows
9 3 (13.64%) Web Services
9 3 (13.64%) XML
9 3 (13.64%) ITIL
9 3 (13.64%) Ant
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) WebLogic

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (36.36%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (22.73%) IBM HTTP Server
2 5 (22.73%) Tomcat
3 4 (18.18%) Apache
4 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
4 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 3 (13.64%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.55%) FileNet
5 1 (4.55%) MQSeries
5 1 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LDAP
2 2 (9.09%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.55%) IPv4
3 1 (4.55%) SAN
3 1 (4.55%) SSL
3 1 (4.55%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.09%) DB2
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Maven
2 3 (13.64%) Ant
2 3 (13.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.55%) Introscope
4 1 (4.55%) Subversion
4 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
4 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (4.55%) JIRA
4 1 (4.55%) Toad
4 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.55%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Architect
2 4 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Middleware Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (4.55%) Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) J2EE
1 5 (22.73%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (22.73%) Middleware
2 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.64%) Web Services
2 3 (13.64%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) JMS
2 3 (13.64%) REST
2 3 (13.64%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (9.09%) EJB
3 2 (9.09%) XSL
3 2 (9.09%) XSLT
3 2 (9.09%) WCF
3 2 (9.09%) JPA
4 1 (4.55%) Spring
4 1 (4.55%) JSF
4 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) iSeries
2 1 (4.55%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Wiki
2 1 (4.55%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (13.64%) Windows
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) AIX
4 1 (4.55%) SUSE
4 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.55%) HPUX
4 1 (4.55%) Solaris
4 1 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) SOA
1 4 (18.18%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.09%) UML
3 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (9.09%) Scrum
3 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.55%) Service Management
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Workflow
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Content Management
4 1 (4.55%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (31.82%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) Perl
4 4 (18.18%) Python
5 2 (9.09%) Bash Shell
5 2 (9.09%) C#
6 1 (4.55%) C
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ISEB
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) IBM
2 10 (45.45%) JBoss
3 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) CA
5 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) Thunderhead
6 1 (4.55%) VMware
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) Adobe
6 1 (4.55%) Sun
6 1 (4.55%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) Software AG
6 1 (4.55%) webMethods