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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 554 551 508
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -43
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 36 22 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.066% 0.043% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.071% 0.047% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 23
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£463 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £335 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £413 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
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
50446 47302 53477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.33% 92.50% 92.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 30538 27736 29864
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1983 2115 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
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 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 1 August 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 1 August 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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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 +14 32 £475 +26.66% 1
London +21 17 £475 +26.66%
Yorkshire +6 8 £475 +15.15% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £438 - 1
Halifax - 5 £438 - 1
South East -3 4 £400 +14.28%
City of London +30 3 £475 -
Edinburgh -23 3 £350 -6.66%
Scotland -25 3 £350 -6.66%
West Midlands -15 2 £500 +25.00%
Birmingham - - - -
Livingston - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Lothian - - - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 68 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 44 (64.71%) IBM
3 41 (60.29%) Linux
4 40 (58.82%) WebSphere MQ
5 32 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
6 26 (38.24%) Finance
7 21 (30.88%) zOS
8 19 (27.94%) UNIX
9 16 (23.53%) Python
9 16 (23.53%) Jython
10 15 (22.06%) ITIL
10 15 (22.06%) SSL
10 15 (22.06%) Middleware
11 14 (20.59%) HTTP
11 14 (20.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
12 13 (19.12%) AIX
12 13 (19.12%) Perl
13 12 (17.65%) WebSphere Portal
13 12 (17.65%) Introscope
14 11 (16.18%) Korn
14 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
14 11 (16.18%) Windows
15 10 (14.71%) Apache
15 10 (14.71%) Shell Script
15 10 (14.71%) Firewall
15 10 (14.71%) Clustering
16 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
16 9 (13.24%) Retail
17 8 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
17 8 (11.76%) ITIL Certification

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 68 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 32 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 12 (17.65%) WebSphere Portal
4 10 (14.71%) Apache
5 8 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (7.35%) Adobe CQ
7 3 (4.41%) MQSeries
8 2 (2.94%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (1.47%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 1 (1.47%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.47%) Commerce Server
9 1 (1.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.47%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SPSS
1 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (22.06%) SSL
2 14 (20.59%) HTTP
3 10 (14.71%) Firewall
4 7 (10.29%) DNS
5 1 (1.47%) FTP
5 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) DB2
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Introscope
2 5 (7.35%) ClearCase
3 4 (5.88%) ClearQuest
General
1 26 (38.24%) Finance
2 9 (13.24%) Retail
3 4 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Advertising
6 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (58.82%) WebSphere MQ
2 15 (22.06%) Middleware
3 14 (20.59%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 7 (10.29%) J2EE
4 7 (10.29%) Web Services
5 6 (8.82%) JDBC
6 5 (7.35%) SOAP
6 5 (7.35%) Worklight
6 5 (7.35%) JNDI
7 1 (1.47%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) Clustering
2 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) DataPower
3 1 (1.47%) iSeries
3 1 (1.47%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 41 (60.29%) Linux
2 21 (30.88%) zOS
3 19 (27.94%) UNIX
4 13 (19.12%) AIX
5 11 (16.18%) Windows
6 6 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.47%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.82%) High Availability
5 5 (7.35%) Time Management
6 4 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.41%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Workflow Management
8 2 (2.94%) Workflow
8 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
8 2 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.94%) Service Management
8 2 (2.94%) BCP
9 1 (1.47%) B2B
9 1 (1.47%) PRINCE
9 1 (1.47%) Change Management
9 1 (1.47%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.47%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 16 (23.53%) Python
1 16 (23.53%) Jython
2 13 (19.12%) Perl
3 11 (16.18%) Korn
3 11 (16.18%) Bash Shell
4 10 (14.71%) Shell Script
5 3 (4.41%) Java
6 1 (1.47%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 6 (8.82%) CA Wily
2 5 (7.35%) Tivoli
2 5 (7.35%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 2 (2.94%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.47%) nmon
Vendors
1 44 (64.71%) IBM
2 8 (11.76%) Oracle
3 6 (8.82%) Red Hat
4 5 (7.35%) ATG
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
5 2 (2.94%) Mercator
5 2 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) Siebel
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