The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had WebSphere Administrator featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Administrator
Rank 613 629 619
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 40 34 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.075% 0.059% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.062% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 11
Median daily rate £450 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £375 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £475 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00

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
50498 55077 54105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33021 35180 33066
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1705 2088 2149
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +6.06%

WebSphere Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured WebSphere Administrator in the job title.

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 29 September 2016.

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 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 37 £450 +5.88% 1
Yorkshire +15 15 £500 +17.64% 1
South Yorkshire - 13 £500 - 1
Sheffield - 13 £500 - 1
South East +23 8 £350 -16.66%
London -8 7 £450 +12.50%
Buckinghamshire +18 6 £350 -9.67%
Milton Keynes +15 6 £350 -9.67%
North West +14 6 £375 -
Manchester - 3 £375 -
Cheshire +12 2 £400 -
Scotland +12 2 £400 -21.95% 1
Edinburgh +11 2 £400 -21.95% 1
West Yorkshire +3 2 £450 +5.88%
Halifax -1 2 £450 +5.88%
M4 Corridor - 2 - -
East Midlands - 1 £300 -
Chester - 1 £400 -
Chesterfield - 1 £300 -
Derbyshire - 1 £300 -
Lancashire - 1 - -

WebSphere Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, WebSphere Administrator contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring WebSphere Administrator in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 57 (66.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 50 (58.14%) IBM
4 40 (46.51%) SSL
5 37 (43.02%) Linux
6 33 (38.37%) WebSphere MQ
7 31 (36.05%) Middleware
8 29 (33.72%) Jython
9 28 (32.56%) HTTP
10 27 (31.40%) Finance
11 23 (26.74%) Clustering
12 22 (25.58%) ITIL
12 22 (25.58%) Unix
12 22 (25.58%) AIX
13 21 (24.42%) Perl
13 21 (24.42%) Apache
14 20 (23.26%) Python
15 18 (20.93%) WebSphere Portal
16 16 (18.60%) Banking
16 16 (18.60%) Introscope
16 16 (18.60%) IBM HTTP Server
16 16 (18.60%) Shell Script
17 15 (17.44%) Web Services
18 14 (16.28%) DNS
19 13 (15.12%) J2EE
19 13 (15.12%) IBM Integration Bus
19 13 (15.12%) High Availability
19 13 (15.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
20 12 (13.95%) Java
21 11 (12.79%) iSeries

WebSphere Administrator Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 86 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 57 (66.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (24.42%) Apache
4 18 (20.93%) WebSphere Portal
5 16 (18.60%) IBM HTTP Server
6 9 (10.47%) WebSphere Process Server
7 8 (9.30%) JBoss
8 7 (8.14%) WebLogic
9 5 (5.81%) Tomcat
9 5 (5.81%) WebLogic Portal
10 4 (4.65%) CICS
10 4 (4.65%) FileNet
11 2 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (1.16%) MQSeries
Applications
1 7 (8.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 40 (46.51%) SSL
2 28 (32.56%) HTTP
3 14 (16.28%) DNS
4 3 (3.49%) LDAP
5 2 (2.33%) FTP
6 1 (1.16%) Firewall
6 1 (1.16%) HTTPS
6 1 (1.16%) Internet
6 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) DB2
2 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.16%) DataStage
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.16%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (18.60%) Introscope
2 9 (10.47%) ClearQuest
3 7 (8.14%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.16%) Lombardi
General
1 27 (31.40%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Banking
3 4 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (38.37%) WebSphere MQ
2 31 (36.05%) Middleware
3 15 (17.44%) Web Services
4 13 (15.12%) IBM Integration Bus
4 13 (15.12%) J2EE
5 10 (11.63%) JDBC
5 10 (11.63%) SOAP
6 9 (10.47%) JNDI
7 4 (4.65%) Worklight
8 3 (3.49%) XML
9 2 (2.33%) JMS
10 1 (1.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Clustering
2 11 (12.79%) DataPower
2 11 (12.79%) iSeries
3 9 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.81%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.16%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.16%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 37 (43.02%) Linux
2 22 (25.58%) AIX
2 22 (25.58%) Unix
3 13 (15.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 10 (11.63%) Windows
5 4 (4.65%) zOS
6 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.16%) HPUX
7 1 (1.16%) i5/OS
7 1 (1.16%) Solaris
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) ITIL
2 13 (15.12%) High Availability
3 9 (10.47%) Garbage Collection
4 8 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (8.14%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (5.81%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.65%) Change Management
8 3 (3.49%) Server Building
8 3 (3.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.33%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.33%) Migration
9 2 (2.33%) People Management
9 2 (2.33%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (1.16%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.16%) Content Management
10 1 (1.16%) ETL
10 1 (1.16%) Incident Management
10 1 (1.16%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.16%) Service Management
10 1 (1.16%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 29 (33.72%) Jython
2 21 (24.42%) Perl
3 20 (23.26%) Python
4 16 (18.60%) Shell Script
5 12 (13.95%) Java
6 11 (12.79%) Bash Shell
7 9 (10.47%) Korn
8 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (11.63%) CA Wily
2 4 (4.65%) Puppet
3 1 (1.16%) BladeLogic
3 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.16%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 50 (58.14%) IBM
2 11 (12.79%) AppDynamics
2 11 (12.79%) ATG
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.81%) Oracle
5 2 (2.33%) Adobe
6 1 (1.16%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.16%) CA
6 1 (1.16%) Curam
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.16%) VMware
6 1 (1.16%) webMethods
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