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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Administrator
Rank 608 559 537
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -22
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 18 53 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.10% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 35 29
Average daily rate £500 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £325 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £557 £514
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £491 £450
% change year-on-year
+1.78% +9.16%
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
48618 48918 46871
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.51% 94.46% 94.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 31219 30411 27715
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1735 1925 2068
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% -3.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

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 10 February 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 18 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 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -27 17 £500 -0.99% 2
Yorkshire -16 7 £500 +21.21% 1
South Yorkshire -2 6 £500 - 1
Sheffield -6 6 £500 - 1
North West -13 5 £391 -
Cheshire -4 3 - -
South East +14 2 - -
London 0 2 £575 +43.75% 1
Milton Keynes - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £391 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Swindon -5 1 - -
Wiltshire -7 1 - -
South West -8 1 - -
West Yorkshire -10 1 £450 +38.46%
Halifax - 1 £450 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 27 (48.21%) WebSphere MQ
3 26 (46.43%) Finance
3 26 (46.43%) WebSphere Application Server
4 22 (39.29%) Linux
4 22 (39.29%) HTTP
4 22 (39.29%) IBM
5 21 (37.50%) SSL
5 21 (37.50%) Jython
6 19 (33.93%) Clustering
6 19 (33.93%) Unix
7 18 (32.14%) Web Services
8 16 (28.57%) J2EE
9 15 (26.79%) Python
9 15 (26.79%) High Availability
10 14 (25.00%) Bash Shell
10 14 (25.00%) Apache
11 13 (23.21%) Java
11 13 (23.21%) Korn
12 12 (21.43%) JNDI
12 12 (21.43%) CA Wily
12 12 (21.43%) JDBC
12 12 (21.43%) SOAP
12 12 (21.43%) Windows
12 12 (21.43%) Middleware
13 11 (19.64%) IBM HTTP Server
13 11 (19.64%) Introscope
14 10 (17.86%) Garbage Collection
15 9 (16.07%) Perl
16 8 (14.29%) AIX

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 56 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 26 (46.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 14 (25.00%) Apache
4 11 (19.64%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (14.29%) WebSphere Portal
6 5 (8.93%) Liferay
7 4 (7.14%) MQSeries
8 3 (5.36%) iPlanet
8 3 (5.36%) WebLogic
9 2 (3.57%) IIS
9 2 (3.57%) JBoss
9 2 (3.57%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (1.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (1.79%) CICS
10 1 (1.79%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 22 (39.29%) HTTP
2 21 (37.50%) SSL
3 8 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (12.50%) Firewall
5 6 (10.71%) HTTPS
6 5 (8.93%) Internet
6 5 (8.93%) Intranet
7 2 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (1.79%) ATM
8 1 (1.79%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) DB2
2 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Introscope
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 26 (46.43%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (48.21%) WebSphere MQ
2 18 (32.14%) Web Services
3 16 (28.57%) J2EE
4 12 (21.43%) JDBC
4 12 (21.43%) JNDI
4 12 (21.43%) Middleware
4 12 (21.43%) SOAP
5 8 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
6 3 (5.36%) XML
7 2 (3.57%) AngularJS
7 2 (3.57%) HTML
7 2 (3.57%) HTML5
7 2 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (3.57%) XSLT
8 1 (1.79%) JMS
8 1 (1.79%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.93%) Clustering
2 6 (10.71%) DataPower
3 5 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (7.14%) iSeries
5 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.79%) EFT
6 1 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.79%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Linux
2 19 (33.93%) Unix
3 12 (21.43%) Windows
4 8 (14.29%) AIX
5 5 (8.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (8.93%) zOS
6 2 (3.57%) CentOS
6 2 (3.57%) Solaris
6 2 (3.57%) SUSE
7 1 (1.79%) Fedora
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.79%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.79%) High Availability
2 10 (17.86%) Garbage Collection
3 7 (12.50%) Change Management
4 5 (8.93%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.93%) Incident Management
4 5 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
5 4 (7.14%) Migration
6 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL
8 1 (1.79%) BPEL
8 1 (1.79%) CRM
8 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.79%) Load Testing
8 1 (1.79%) SDLC
8 1 (1.79%) Security Testing
8 1 (1.79%) SOA
8 1 (1.79%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.79%) Software Testing
8 1 (1.79%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (37.50%) Jython
2 15 (26.79%) Python
3 14 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 13 (23.21%) Java
4 13 (23.21%) Korn
5 9 (16.07%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
6 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) BS7799
1 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.79%) Firmware
2 1 (1.79%) ISA Server
2 1 (1.79%) RACF
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (21.43%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) IBM
2 6 (10.71%) Oracle
3 5 (8.93%) FatWire
4 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.36%) VMware
6 2 (3.57%) F5
7 1 (1.79%) Adobe
7 1 (1.79%) ATG
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