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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 90 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.28% 0.79% 1.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.59% 5.08% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 3
Average daily rate
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- £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £26.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.25 £39.38 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +43.28%
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
251 236 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 17.48% 15.60% 20.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 136 137
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 17
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.16% -31.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £13.10 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £94.00 £17.00 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%

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 17 April 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
Guildford - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Woking - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (22.22%) LDAP
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
4 2 (22.22%) J2EE
4 2 (22.22%) CA
4 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
4 2 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
4 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
4 2 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) CMDB
4 2 (22.22%) XenMobile
4 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (11.11%) New Relic
5 1 (11.11%) Coaching
5 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
5 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Investment Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Introscope
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Investment Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Automotive
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
2 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Architect
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Java Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Test Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Systems Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (22.22%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) CMDB
2 1 (11.11%) Visualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) AS400
2 1 (11.11%) Fixed Income
2 1 (11.11%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
1 4 (44.44%) Service Management
2 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Coaching
3 1 (11.11%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Validation
3 1 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) CA Single Sign-On
1 2 (22.22%) XenMobile
2 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) CA
2 1 (11.11%) Charles River
2 1 (11.11%) New Relic
2 1 (11.11%) AppDynamics
2 1 (11.11%) SAP