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 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 84 83 71
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.29% 0.66% 1.04%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.67% 4.04% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£555 £513 £650
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.29% -21.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £485 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £571 £555 £690
UK excluding London average daily rate £423 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
+5.62% +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 - £26.25
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
239 223 273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.11% 16.40% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 110 134
Average daily rate £350 £308 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £125 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 21
Average hourly rate £18.50 £15.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -34.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £19.30 £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -3.64%

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 March 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
(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
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - -
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (54.55%) Java
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) LDAP
4 3 (27.27%) FTP
4 3 (27.27%) CA
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (27.27%) CA Single Sign-On
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
5 2 (18.18%) nmon
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
5 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (18.18%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
5 2 (18.18%) AIX
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) JBoss

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 2 (18.18%) IBM HTTP Server
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
1 2 (18.18%) Tomcat
1 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
1 1 (9.09%) Introscope
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Financial Institution
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Automotive
3 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Java Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) Middleware
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
1 1 (9.09%) Derivative
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) AS400
1 1 (9.09%) Fixed Income
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) AIX
2 2 (18.18%) Solaris
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) Change Control
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) CA Single Sign-On
2 2 (18.18%) nmon
2 2 (18.18%) Tivoli
3 1 (9.09%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) CA
2 2 (18.18%) AppDynamics
2 2 (18.18%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Charles River
3 1 (9.09%) New Relic