The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had WebSphere Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Architect
UK
Rank 587 599 600
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Architect 8 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.056% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.059% 0.032%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 8
Median daily rate £550 £488 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -15.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £500 £575
% change year-on-year
-7.00% -13.04%
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
42991 49435 49774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.74% 94.99% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28051 31832 30735
Median daily rate £425 £414 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1560 1650 1930
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.84
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +6.92%

WebSphere Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured WebSphere Architect in the job title.

WebSphere Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the UK.

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

WebSphere Architect Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the UK.

WebSphere Architect Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Architect
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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 +17 8 £550 +15.78% 2
London +8 5 £550 +15.78% 2
South East +19 2 £465 -2.10%
Berkshire +19 1 - -
Nottinghamshire 0 1 - -
Nottingham -1 1 - -
East Midlands -5 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £465 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £465 -

WebSphere Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, WebSphere Architect 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 Architect in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) IBM
3 5 (35.71%) Java
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
4 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 3 (21.43%) EDI
4 3 (21.43%) B2B
4 3 (21.43%) Finance
4 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (21.43%) DevOps
4 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (14.29%) REST
5 2 (14.29%) EDIFACT
5 2 (14.29%) Retail
5 2 (14.29%) Spring
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 2 (14.29%) ETL
5 2 (14.29%) SOAP
5 2 (14.29%) Web Services
5 2 (14.29%) XML
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) MySQL
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle
6 1 (7.14%) DB2

WebSphere Architect 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
2 1 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Akamai
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) CloudFront
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) ICMP
1 1 (7.14%) SMTP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
2 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.14%) IBM BigInsights
2 1 (7.14%) Neo4j
2 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (7.14%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) GoCD
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
1 1 (7.14%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Electronics
3 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) EDI
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 2 (14.29%) EDIFACT
2 2 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (14.29%) REST
2 2 (14.29%) SOAP
2 2 (14.29%) Spring
2 2 (14.29%) Web Services
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (7.14%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.14%) EJB
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (7.14%) JSON
3 1 (7.14%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (21.43%) B2B
1 3 (21.43%) DevOps
1 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
1 3 (21.43%) Supplier Management
2 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (7.14%) Data Security
3 1 (7.14%) EAI
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Logistics
3 1 (7.14%) MVC
3 1 (7.14%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Scrum
3 1 (7.14%) SOA
3 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) Go
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Ansible
1 1 (7.14%) Consul
1 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) Terraform
1 1 (7.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 1 (7.14%) Ab Initio
2 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) F5
2 1 (7.14%) Mercator
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Talend
2 1 (7.14%) TIBCO
2 1 (7.14%) VMware