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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WebSphere Administrator
Rank 534 504 508
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +4
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Administrator 49 49 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 29 14
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£425 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £371 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £491 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+9.16% +5.88%
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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 9 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 30 January 2015. 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 -7 38 £505 +15.42% 3
South West - 13 £515 -
Wales - 11 £325 - 1
South Wales - 11 £325 - 1
Cardiff - 9 £325 -
London -16 7 £400 -5.88%
Swindon - 5 £548 -
Wiltshire - 5 £548 -
City of London +8 1 - -

WebSphere Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 34 (55.74%) IBM
3 28 (45.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 24 (39.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 22 (36.07%) WebSphere Application Server
6 21 (34.43%) Linux
6 21 (34.43%) IBM HTTP Server
7 19 (31.15%) Finance
8 16 (26.23%) WebSphere Portal
9 13 (21.31%) UNIX
9 13 (21.31%) AIX
9 13 (21.31%) Solaris
9 13 (21.31%) Java
9 13 (21.31%) HTTP
10 10 (16.39%) zOS
11 9 (14.75%) Apache
12 8 (13.11%) IIS
12 8 (13.11%) WebSphere Process Server
13 7 (11.48%) iPlanet
13 7 (11.48%) Web Services
13 7 (11.48%) Degree
14 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
14 6 (9.84%) DB2
15 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
15 5 (8.20%) ITIL
15 5 (8.20%) Perl
15 5 (8.20%) Windows
15 5 (8.20%) Process Management
15 5 (8.20%) Middleware
15 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008

WebSphere Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 61 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (36.07%) WebSphere Application Server
3 21 (34.43%) IBM HTTP Server
4 16 (26.23%) WebSphere Portal
5 9 (14.75%) Apache
6 8 (13.11%) IIS
6 8 (13.11%) WebSphere Process Server
7 7 (11.48%) iPlanet
8 2 (3.28%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.64%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.31%) HTTP
2 4 (6.56%) SSL
3 1 (1.64%) LDAP
3 1 (1.64%) FTP
3 1 (1.64%) DNS
3 1 (1.64%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) DB2
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.64%) Introscope
1 1 (1.64%) ClearQuest
1 1 (1.64%) WebLOAD
General
1 19 (31.15%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (45.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 24 (39.34%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 7 (11.48%) Web Services
4 5 (8.20%) Middleware
5 2 (3.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.64%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Clustering
1 3 (4.92%) iSeries
1 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) DataPower
2 2 (3.28%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.28%) AS400
3 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (1.64%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.64%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 21 (34.43%) Linux
2 13 (21.31%) UNIX
2 13 (21.31%) AIX
2 13 (21.31%) Solaris
3 10 (16.39%) zOS
4 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.28%) OS/400
7 1 (1.64%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (8.20%) ITIL
2 5 (8.20%) Process Management
3 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
3 2 (3.28%) Change Management
3 2 (3.28%) SOA
4 1 (1.64%) EAI
4 1 (1.64%) Content Management
4 1 (1.64%) Risk Management
4 1 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (1.64%) Project Management
4 1 (1.64%) Service Delivery
4 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
4 1 (1.64%) Load Balancing
4 1 (1.64%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (1.64%) Change Control
4 1 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.31%) Java
2 5 (8.20%) Perl
3 4 (6.56%) Jython
3 4 (6.56%) SQL
4 2 (3.28%) Python
5 1 (1.64%) Tcl
5 1 (1.64%) Korn
5 1 (1.64%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.64%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.48%) Degree
2 3 (4.92%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Tivoli
1 4 (6.56%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 1 (1.64%) BladeLogic
2 1 (1.64%) nmon
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) IBM
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) HP
3 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
4 2 (3.28%) VMware
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle
5 1 (1.64%) AppDynamics
Reading, Berkshire
Clarity Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 - £625 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago