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 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Administrator
Rank 609 600 570
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -30
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 47 49 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.089% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.094% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 35 16
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £335 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £450 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
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
51670 52282 49893
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33730 32289 30871
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1487 2076 2100
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.95 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+11.04% -2.06%

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 28 May 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 27 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 28 May 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 -9 44 £400 -5.88% 5
London -1 25 £388 -8.82% 2
South East +2 5 £406 -4.41% 1
North West -2 5 £387 -
Yorkshire +11 4 £444 -13.31% 1
Buckinghamshire +11 4 £363 +11.53%
Milton Keynes +6 4 £363 +11.53%
City of London +38 3 £400 -11.11% 1
East Midlands +14 3 - -
West Yorkshire +3 3 £430 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 3 - -
Nottingham - 3 - -
Cheshire -9 2 £413 -
Manchester -13 2 £375 -
South West - 2 £400 -
Chester - 2 £413 -
Berkshire -7 1 £450 -14.28%
Edinburgh -10 1 - - 2
Scotland -25 1 - - 2
Lancashire - 1 £270 -
Bristol - 1 £400 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Preston - 1 £270 -
Bracknell - 1 £450 -
Halifax - 1 £430 - 1
Leeds - 1 £459 -
Swindon - 1 - -

WebSphere Administrator Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 63 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 42 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 33 (52.38%) IBM
4 32 (50.79%) Linux
5 30 (47.62%) HTTP
5 30 (47.62%) Jython
6 28 (44.44%) SSL
7 25 (39.68%) Middleware
8 23 (36.51%) IBM HTTP Server
9 21 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
9 21 (33.33%) Apache
10 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
11 18 (28.57%) ITIL
12 17 (26.98%) Introscope
13 15 (23.81%) Clustering
13 15 (23.81%) Unix
13 15 (23.81%) Python
14 14 (22.22%) DNS
14 14 (22.22%) Perl
14 14 (22.22%) Finance
14 14 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 12 (19.05%) AppDynamics
15 12 (19.05%) ATG
15 12 (19.05%) AIX
16 11 (17.46%) Java
16 11 (17.46%) J2EE
17 9 (14.29%) SOAP
17 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
18 8 (12.70%) Web Services
18 8 (12.70%) Windows

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 63 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 42 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 23 (36.51%) IBM HTTP Server
4 21 (33.33%) Apache
5 7 (11.11%) WebSphere Portal
6 6 (9.52%) JBoss
7 4 (6.35%) WebLogic
7 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Process Server
8 2 (3.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (3.17%) MQSeries
8 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.59%) FileNet
9 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.59%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 30 (47.62%) HTTP
2 28 (44.44%) SSL
3 14 (22.22%) DNS
4 2 (3.17%) FTP
4 2 (3.17%) LDAP
4 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.59%) Firewall
5 1 (1.59%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.59%) DB2
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Introscope
2 3 (4.76%) ClearQuest
3 2 (3.17%) ClearCase
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Banking
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (39.68%) Middleware
2 21 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (17.46%) J2EE
4 9 (14.29%) SOAP
5 8 (12.70%) Web Services
6 7 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
7 6 (9.52%) JDBC
8 5 (7.94%) JNDI
9 4 (6.35%) Worklight
10 3 (4.76%) JMS
11 2 (3.17%) AngularJS
11 2 (3.17%) HTML
11 2 (3.17%) HTML5
12 1 (1.59%) REST
12 1 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Clustering
2 6 (9.52%) DataPower
3 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.35%) iSeries
3 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Linux
2 15 (23.81%) Unix
3 14 (22.22%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 12 (19.05%) AIX
5 8 (12.70%) Windows
6 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.59%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (11.11%) High Availability
4 5 (7.94%) Garbage Collection
5 4 (6.35%) SOA
6 3 (4.76%) Patch Management
6 3 (4.76%) Performance Management
6 3 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.17%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 2 (3.17%) Change Management
7 2 (3.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.17%) Migration
7 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.59%) BPEL
8 1 (1.59%) BPMN
8 1 (1.59%) Coaching
8 1 (1.59%) Content Management
8 1 (1.59%) E-Discovery
8 1 (1.59%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.59%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) Jython
2 19 (30.16%) Shell Script
3 15 (23.81%) Python
4 14 (22.22%) Perl
5 11 (17.46%) Java
6 7 (11.11%) Bash Shell
7 6 (9.52%) Korn
8 1 (1.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.59%) ISA Server
1 1 (1.59%) RACF
1 1 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) CA Wily
2 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (52.38%) IBM
2 12 (19.05%) AppDynamics
2 12 (19.05%) ATG
3 4 (6.35%) Microsoft
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.17%) Adobe
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.17%) Remedy
6 1 (1.59%) VMware
6 1 (1.59%) webMethods
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