The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 544 546 504
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -42
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 36 23 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.045% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.049% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 25
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £335 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £472
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49763 47179 53563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.42% 92.54% 92.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 30243 27592 29833
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2142 2712
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.48 £17.23 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-4.32% -6.89%

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 23 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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 +5 33 £475 +22.58% 3
London +17 18 £475 +26.66% 2
Yorkshire +11 8 £475 +15.15% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £438 - 1
Halifax - 5 £438 - 1
South East - 4 £400 -
City of London +31 3 £475 - 1
West Midlands -18 2 £500 +25.00%
Scotland -22 2 £300 -20.00%
Edinburgh -28 2 £300 -20.00%
Birmingham - - - -
Livingston - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Lothian - - - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 76 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 47 (61.84%) IBM
3 46 (60.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 46 (60.53%) Linux
4 35 (46.05%) WebSphere Application Server
5 31 (40.79%) Finance
6 25 (32.89%) UNIX
7 23 (30.26%) zOS
8 18 (23.68%) Jython
9 17 (22.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 17 (22.37%) SSL
9 17 (22.37%) AIX
10 16 (21.05%) Python
10 16 (21.05%) ITIL
11 15 (19.74%) HTTP
11 15 (19.74%) Middleware
12 13 (17.11%) Perl
12 13 (17.11%) WebSphere Portal
13 12 (15.79%) Introscope
14 11 (14.47%) Korn
14 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
14 11 (14.47%) Clustering
14 11 (14.47%) Oracle
14 11 (14.47%) Windows
15 10 (13.16%) DB2
15 10 (13.16%) Apache
15 10 (13.16%) Shell Script
15 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
15 10 (13.16%) Firewall
16 9 (11.84%) Retail

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 76 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 35 (46.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 13 (17.11%) WebSphere Portal
4 10 (13.16%) Apache
5 9 (11.84%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (6.58%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (3.95%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.32%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.32%) Commerce Server
9 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.32%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Office
1 1 (1.32%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.32%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (22.37%) SSL
2 15 (19.74%) HTTP
3 10 (13.16%) Firewall
4 7 (9.21%) DNS
5 6 (7.89%) FTP
6 2 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.32%) LDAP
7 1 (1.32%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.16%) DB2
2 4 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (15.79%) Introscope
2 6 (7.89%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.26%) ClearQuest
General
1 31 (40.79%) Finance
2 9 (11.84%) Retail
3 4 (5.26%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.95%) Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.63%) Advertising
6 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.32%) Dutch Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (60.53%) WebSphere MQ
2 17 (22.37%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 15 (19.74%) Middleware
4 8 (10.53%) J2EE
5 6 (7.89%) JDBC
5 6 (7.89%) SOAP
5 6 (7.89%) Web Services
6 5 (6.58%) JNDI
6 5 (6.58%) Worklight
7 1 (1.32%) XML
7 1 (1.32%) XSD
7 1 (1.32%) XSLT
7 1 (1.32%) EDI
7 1 (1.32%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) Clustering
2 4 (5.26%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.63%) DataPower
4 1 (1.32%) iSeries
4 1 (1.32%) Open Source
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 46 (60.53%) Linux
2 25 (32.89%) UNIX
3 23 (30.26%) zOS
4 17 (22.37%) AIX
5 11 (14.47%) Windows
6 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.58%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) ITIL
2 10 (13.16%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (9.21%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (9.21%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (7.89%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (7.89%) High Availability
5 5 (6.58%) Change Control
5 5 (6.58%) Time Management
6 3 (3.95%) E-Commerce
6 3 (3.95%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.63%) Service Management
7 2 (2.63%) Workflow
7 2 (2.63%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.63%) Workflow Management
8 1 (1.32%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.32%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.32%) Migration
8 1 (1.32%) Change Management
8 1 (1.32%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.32%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 18 (23.68%) Jython
2 16 (21.05%) Python
3 13 (17.11%) Perl
4 11 (14.47%) Korn
4 11 (14.47%) Bash Shell
5 10 (13.16%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.89%) Java
7 1 (1.32%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.32%) XPath
7 1 (1.32%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.32%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 6 (7.89%) Tivoli
1 6 (7.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
1 6 (7.89%) CA Wily
2 4 (5.26%) nmon
3 3 (3.95%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.32%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 47 (61.84%) IBM
2 11 (14.47%) Oracle
3 6 (7.89%) Red Hat
4 5 (6.58%) ATG
5 2 (2.63%) Mercator
5 2 (2.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) Cognos
6 1 (1.32%) Siebel
6 1 (1.32%) Remedy
6 1 (1.32%) VMware
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago