The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had WebSphere Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Engineer
Rank 632 649 625
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -24
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Engineer 16 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.020% 0.019%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 8
Median daily rate £478 £398 £531
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.12% -25.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £429 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £363 £513
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -29.26%
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
50559 55175 53302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.96% 93.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 33062 35242 32521
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1693 2081 2120
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.37 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

WebSphere Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WebSphere Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WebSphere Engineer
Daily Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Engineer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

WebSphere Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WebSphere Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WebSphere Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WebSphere Engineer
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +25 15 £478 +20.12% 2
London -2 12 £475 +11.76% 1
North East -16 2 £419 +25.00%
Tyne and Wear -28 2 £419 +25.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -31 2 £419 +25.00%
City of London +21 1 £438 +16.66%
Sheffield - 1 £500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

WebSphere Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, WebSphere Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (63.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (56.67%) WebLogic
4 16 (53.33%) Apache
4 16 (53.33%) IBM
5 12 (40.00%) Linux
5 12 (40.00%) Unix
6 10 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 10 (33.33%) High Availability
7 9 (30.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 9 (30.00%) DevOps
7 9 (30.00%) DataPower
7 9 (30.00%) Middleware
7 9 (30.00%) LDAP
8 8 (26.67%) Java
9 7 (23.33%) FileNet
9 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (20.00%) Clustering
10 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (20.00%) Ansible
10 6 (20.00%) Perl
10 6 (20.00%) J2EE
11 5 (16.67%) AIX
11 5 (16.67%) Finance
11 5 (16.67%) Jython
11 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
11 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
11 5 (16.67%) Banking
11 5 (16.67%) Retail
11 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere Engineer 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 30 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 19 (63.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 17 (56.67%) WebLogic
4 16 (53.33%) Apache
5 10 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
6 9 (30.00%) WebSphere Portal
7 7 (23.33%) FileNet
8 3 (10.00%) JBoss
9 2 (6.67%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
10 1 (3.33%) AquaLogic
10 1 (3.33%) IIS
10 1 (3.33%) MQSeries
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
10 1 (3.33%) Tuxedo
10 1 (3.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
1 1 (3.33%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (30.00%) LDAP
2 3 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (3.33%) DNS
3 1 (3.33%) HTTP
3 1 (3.33%) ICMP
3 1 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Redis
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) DB2
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (13.33%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.33%) Build Forge
3 1 (3.33%) GoCD
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
1 5 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (3.33%) Law
2 1 (3.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) Middleware
2 6 (20.00%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (13.33%) XML
4 2 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (6.67%) Web Services
5 1 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.33%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) DataPower
2 6 (20.00%) Clustering
3 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.67%) FMCG
4 2 (6.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (40.00%) Linux
1 12 (40.00%) Unix
2 7 (23.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (16.67%) AIX
4 3 (10.00%) Windows
5 2 (6.67%) Solaris
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.33%) CentOS
6 1 (3.33%) HPUX
6 1 (3.33%) i5/OS
6 1 (3.33%) OS/390
6 1 (3.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) High Availability
2 9 (30.00%) DevOps
3 6 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (13.33%) Business Continuity
5 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 4 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.33%) Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Big Data Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) Build Automation
7 1 (3.33%) Change Control
7 1 (3.33%) Change Management
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics
7 1 (3.33%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.33%) OO
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) Perl
3 5 (16.67%) Jython
4 2 (6.67%) Go
4 2 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (3.33%) C
5 1 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (3.33%) Docker
3 1 (3.33%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) Ansible
2 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
3 2 (6.67%) Terraform
4 1 (3.33%) BladeLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Consul
4 1 (3.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (53.33%) IBM
2 4 (13.33%) Pega
3 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.67%) Axway
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (3.33%) F5
5 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
5 1 (3.33%) HP
5 1 (3.33%) Informatica
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Siebel
5 1 (3.33%) Sun
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