The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 29 42 42
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 16 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 4.78% 1.85% 0.46%
As % of the Application Platforms category 21.05% 11.25% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £551 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.25% -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £482 £553
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £558 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.63%
WebSphere
Wiltshire

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
76 80 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 22.69% 16.46% 14.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 57 41
Median daily rate £380 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £248 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 3
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Swindon region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 13 (61.90%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (57.14%) IBM
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) Oracle
5 9 (42.86%) Sun
5 9 (42.86%) Solaris
6 8 (38.10%) Middleware
7 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 7 (33.33%) SCOM
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
7 7 (33.33%) Control-M
7 7 (33.33%) Windows
8 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 6 (28.57%) Scrum
8 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
8 6 (28.57%) Banking
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
9 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
9 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
10 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (9.52%) DB2
11 2 (9.52%) HTTP
11 2 (9.52%) AIX
11 2 (9.52%) Linux

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
General
1 17 (80.95%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) DBA
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Middleware Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 8 (38.10%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Solaris
2 7 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.52%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 6 (28.57%) Scrum
1 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.76%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 1 (4.76%) Change Management
3 1 (4.76%) Coaching
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) Data Management
3 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Jython
3 1 (4.76%) LINC
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (23.81%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Control-M
1 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 7 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) IBM
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) Sun
3 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 1 (4.76%) Citrix
4 1 (4.76%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (4.76%) Unisys