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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Administrator
UK
Rank 566 603 560
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -43
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 16 24 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.047% 0.092%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.050% 0.098%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 32
Median daily rate £425 £500 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +6.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £553 £561
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £488 £490
% change year-on-year
-20.51% -0.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
41727 48141 48107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.74% 94.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 27140 30642 30268
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1485 1738 1911
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £10.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.50 £47.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

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 21 January 2017.

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 15 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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +14 15 £425 -15.00%
North West +29 5 £350 -
Yorkshire +17 5 - -
West Yorkshire +29 4 - -
Manchester +25 4 £350 -
London +14 4 £513 -4.65%
Leeds - 4 - -
Scotland +28 1 £425 -
Cheshire +20 1 - -
South East +10 1 - -
Milton Keynes +4 1 - -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 - -
Sheffield -5 1 - -
South Yorkshire -10 1 - -
Edinburgh - 1 £425 -

WebSphere Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 43 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 31 (72.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 19 (44.19%) WebSphere MQ
4 18 (41.86%) Linux
5 16 (37.21%) Unix
5 16 (37.21%) SSL
5 16 (37.21%) IBM
6 15 (34.88%) HTTP
6 15 (34.88%) Finance
7 13 (30.23%) Clustering
7 13 (30.23%) Perl
8 12 (27.91%) Jython
8 12 (27.91%) Banking
9 11 (25.58%) Middleware
10 10 (23.26%) iSeries
10 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Portal
11 9 (20.93%) High Availability
11 9 (20.93%) Java
12 8 (18.60%) J2EE
12 8 (18.60%) IBM Integration Bus
12 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
13 7 (16.28%) Apache
14 6 (13.95%) Python
14 6 (13.95%) LDAP
14 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
14 6 (13.95%) Web Services
14 6 (13.95%) AIX
14 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
14 6 (13.95%) DataPower
15 5 (11.63%) CA Wily

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 43 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 31 (72.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (23.26%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (16.28%) Apache
5 6 (13.95%) WebLogic
6 5 (11.63%) WebLogic Portal
7 4 (9.30%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (9.30%) JBoss
7 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
8 3 (6.98%) FileNet
9 2 (4.65%) CICS
10 1 (2.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (2.33%) MQSeries
10 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (37.21%) SSL
2 15 (34.88%) HTTP
3 6 (13.95%) LDAP
4 3 (6.98%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Introscope
2 2 (4.65%) ClearCase
2 2 (4.65%) ClearQuest
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 12 (27.91%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (44.19%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (25.58%) Middleware
3 8 (18.60%) IBM Integration Bus
3 8 (18.60%) J2EE
4 6 (13.95%) Web Services
5 5 (11.63%) JDBC
5 5 (11.63%) JMS
6 4 (9.30%) JNDI
6 4 (9.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Clustering
2 10 (23.26%) iSeries
3 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (13.95%) DataPower
5 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Linux
2 16 (37.21%) Unix
3 6 (13.95%) AIX
4 3 (6.98%) Windows
5 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.65%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 2 (4.65%) zOS
6 1 (2.33%) HPUX
6 1 (2.33%) i5/OS
6 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) High Availability
2 5 (11.63%) Configuration Management
3 4 (9.30%) Garbage Collection
4 3 (6.98%) ITIL
4 3 (6.98%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Open Source
6 1 (2.33%) Performance Testing
6 1 (2.33%) SOA
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) Perl
2 12 (27.91%) Jython
3 9 (20.93%) Java
4 6 (13.95%) Python
4 6 (13.95%) Shell Script
5 4 (9.30%) Bash Shell
5 4 (9.30%) Korn
6 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) CA Wily
2 4 (9.30%) Puppet
3 1 (2.33%) Ansible
3 1 (2.33%) BladeLogic
3 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) IBM
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) ATG
3 2 (4.65%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) AppDynamics
4 1 (2.33%) CA
4 1 (2.33%) Curam
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat