The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Administrator role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 559 533 519
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -14
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 40 37 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.071% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.081% 0.077% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 21 9
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£350 £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £403 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £524 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £450 £394
% change year-on-year
-27.77% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

WebSphere Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK.

WebSphere Administrator Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

WebSphere Administrator Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK.

WebSphere Administrator Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Administrator
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 32 £400 -13.51% 3
London +9 13 £400 -3.03%
South Wales - 7 £325 -
Wales - 7 £325 -
South East -31 6 £513 -1.20%
Cardiff - 6 £325 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £325 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £325 -
City of London +16 1 - -
Edinburgh - - - -
Hampshire - - - -
Scotland - - - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title 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 with WebSphere Administrator in their job title.

1 73 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 39 (53.42%) IBM
3 34 (46.58%) WebSphere Application Server
4 31 (42.47%) WebSphere MQ
5 26 (35.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 24 (32.88%) Linux
7 22 (30.14%) Finance
7 22 (30.14%) IBM HTTP Server
8 17 (23.29%) HTTP
9 16 (21.92%) WebSphere Portal
10 14 (19.18%) UNIX
11 13 (17.81%) AIX
12 12 (16.44%) Solaris
12 12 (16.44%) Jython
13 11 (15.07%) Apache
13 11 (15.07%) Java
14 10 (13.70%) Python
14 10 (13.70%) zOS
15 9 (12.33%) Web Services
16 8 (10.96%) Windows
16 8 (10.96%) IIS
16 8 (10.96%) WebSphere Process Server
17 7 (9.59%) Degree
17 7 (9.59%) Introscope
17 7 (9.59%) iPlanet
17 7 (9.59%) ITIL
18 6 (8.22%) Perl
18 6 (8.22%) SSL
18 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
19 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited WebSphere Administrator in their job title 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 with WebSphere Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 73 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 34 (46.58%) WebSphere Application Server
3 22 (30.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 16 (21.92%) WebSphere Portal
5 11 (15.07%) Apache
6 8 (10.96%) WebSphere Process Server
6 8 (10.96%) IIS
7 7 (9.59%) iPlanet
8 3 (4.11%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.37%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.29%) HTTP
2 6 (8.22%) SSL
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
4 2 (2.74%) HTTPS
4 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.74%) Firewall
5 1 (1.37%) LDAP
5 1 (1.37%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (9.59%) Introscope
2 1 (1.37%) WebLOAD
2 1 (1.37%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.37%) ClearQuest
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.74%) Banking
3 1 (1.37%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (42.47%) WebSphere MQ
2 26 (35.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 9 (12.33%) Web Services
4 4 (5.48%) Middleware
4 4 (5.48%) J2EE
5 3 (4.11%) Worklight
6 2 (2.74%) JDBC
6 2 (2.74%) SOAP
6 2 (2.74%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.48%) Clustering
2 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.74%) AS400
2 2 (2.74%) DataPower
2 2 (2.74%) iSeries
2 2 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.37%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.88%) Linux
2 14 (19.18%) UNIX
3 13 (17.81%) AIX
4 12 (16.44%) Solaris
5 10 (13.70%) zOS
6 8 (10.96%) Windows
7 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.74%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (9.59%) ITIL
2 5 (6.85%) Process Management
3 3 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (2.74%) High Availability
4 2 (2.74%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (2.74%) Configuration Management
4 2 (2.74%) Change Management
5 1 (1.37%) Risk Management
5 1 (1.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (1.37%) Content Management
5 1 (1.37%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.37%) Data Protection
5 1 (1.37%) Project Management
5 1 (1.37%) SOA
5 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.44%) Jython
2 11 (15.07%) Java
3 10 (13.70%) Python
4 6 (8.22%) Perl
4 6 (8.22%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.48%) SQL
5 4 (5.48%) Tcl
6 3 (4.11%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.11%) Korn
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (9.59%) Degree
2 3 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.74%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli
1 4 (5.48%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 4 (5.48%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.37%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 39 (53.42%) IBM
2 4 (5.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.11%) HP
3 3 (4.11%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.11%) ATG
3 3 (4.11%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.74%) VMware
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle
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