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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 37 37 36
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 5 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.51% 1.32% 2.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 8.77% 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £450 £525 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £508 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £543 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
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
65 57 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 19.58% 15.04% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 43 60
Median daily rate £338 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £250 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Median hourly rate - - £22.69
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.44
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -9.97%

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 5 December 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 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 15 (71.43%) IBM
3 12 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
4 10 (47.62%) Sun
4 10 (47.62%) Java
4 10 (47.62%) Oracle
4 10 (47.62%) Solaris
5 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
5 7 (33.33%) SCOM
5 7 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (33.33%) Control-M
5 7 (33.33%) Middleware
5 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 6 (28.57%) Windows
6 6 (28.57%) SQL
6 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
6 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
6 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (28.57%) Banking
6 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
6 6 (28.57%) Scrum
6 6 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) AIX
8 3 (14.29%) Ant
8 3 (14.29%) Jython
9 2 (9.52%) Change Management

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 1 (4.76%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTP
1 1 (4.76%) SSL
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
General
1 16 (76.19%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Administrator
2 7 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
3 6 (28.57%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Solaris
2 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (19.05%) AIX
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (9.52%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 6 (28.57%) Scrum
1 6 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (9.52%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.76%) BPEL
3 1 (4.76%) BPMN
3 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) DNA
3 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.76%) Release Management
3 1 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Jython
4 1 (4.76%) Korn
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 6 (28.57%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Control-M
1 7 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 7 (33.33%) SCOM
2 2 (9.52%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) IBM
2 10 (47.62%) Oracle
2 10 (47.62%) Sun
3 7 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (9.52%) ArcSight
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.76%) Bluefish Communications