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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 41 44 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.82% 0.46% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.39% 3.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£551 £563 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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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
79 63 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 15.99% 14.42% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 40 24
Average daily rate £375 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £472 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 5 (41.67%) SDLC
3 4 (33.33%) JBoss
3 4 (33.33%) Apache
3 4 (33.33%) JMS
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
3 4 (33.33%) J2EE
3 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 4 (33.33%) JDBC
3 4 (33.33%) JSP
3 4 (33.33%) Servlets
3 4 (33.33%) Struts
3 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 4 (33.33%) JMX
3 4 (33.33%) hybris
3 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Change Management
4 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 3 (25.00%) AIX
4 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
5 2 (16.67%) Process Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
1 4 (33.33%) JBoss
1 4 (33.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
5 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Middleware Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration and Release Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Hybris Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Hybris Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) AWS Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Build Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) SOA Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) JDBC
1 4 (33.33%) JSP
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
1 4 (33.33%) Struts
1 4 (33.33%) Middleware
1 4 (33.33%) JMX
1 4 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 4 (33.33%) Spring
1 4 (33.33%) JMS
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
3 1 (8.33%) XSL
3 1 (8.33%) XSLT
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) DataPower
2 2 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) AIX
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SDLC
2 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (25.00%) Change Management
3 3 (25.00%) Load Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
4 2 (16.67%) Release Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Security
4 2 (16.67%) SOA
4 2 (16.67%) Process Management
5 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) hybris