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 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Wiltshire / Swindon
Rank 46 42 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 9 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.28% 2.40% 3.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.20% 12.86% 18.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 11
Median daily rate £525 £525 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.32%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
83 70 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 23.12% 18.67% 17.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 53 48
Median daily rate £400 £363 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Median hourly rate - £12.75 £19.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% +5.55%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 2 (28.57%) Ant
3 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Jython
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
3 2 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
3 2 (28.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
4 1 (14.29%) Bluefish Communications
4 1 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) BPEL

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 1 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Ant
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) ArcSight Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Solaris Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (14.29%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (28.57%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) BPEL
2 1 (14.29%) BPMN
2 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) DNA
2 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Release Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Jython
2 1 (14.29%) Korn
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (14.29%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) ArcSight ESM
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) ArcSight
2 2 (28.57%) HP
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) Bluefish Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Intel Security