The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 November 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 38 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.78% 0.33% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 1.82% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£488 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.63 - £34.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Swindon region.

Application Platforms Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
96 55 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 21.33% 18.33% 12.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 41 40
Average daily rate £355 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.47% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £200 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 24 November 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) Process Management
3 6 (60.00%) Data Security
3 6 (60.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (60.00%) Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Retail
3 6 (60.00%) Retail Banking
3 6 (60.00%) Mobile Banking
4 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) EMC
4 5 (50.00%) Citrix
4 5 (50.00%) Cisco
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Unisys
5 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) Windows
6 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (20.00%) Korn
7 2 (20.00%) J2EE
7 2 (20.00%) SSL
7 2 (20.00%) DB2
7 2 (20.00%) Siebel
7 2 (20.00%) SOA
7 2 (20.00%) Jython
8 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (10.00%) IIS
1 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Banking
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
1 6 (60.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 5 (50.00%) Applications Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Wintel Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) UNIX
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Process Management
1 6 (60.00%) Data Security
1 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 5 (50.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Jython
1 2 (20.00%) Korn
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) SAP
3 5 (50.00%) Unisys
3 5 (50.00%) Cisco
3 5 (50.00%) EMC
3 5 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Siebel
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft