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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Engineer
Rank 623 614 613
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Engineer 21 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.016% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.017% 0.010%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 8 3
Median daily rate £450 £500 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £513 £300
% change year-on-year
-12.19% +70.83%
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
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 16 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 30 May 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 +17 19 £463 -7.50%
South East - 12 £450 -
Berkshire - 11 £450 -
Bracknell - 9 £450 -
Telford - 4 £500 -
Shropshire - 4 £500 -
West Midlands - 4 £500 -
London -2 2 £450 -7.69%
Scotland - 2 £295 -
Glasgow - 1 £250 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £340 -
North East - 1 £295 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £295 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £295 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Erskine - 1 £340 -

WebSphere Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (72.41%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (72.41%) IBM
3 20 (68.97%) Linux
4 15 (51.72%) Middleware
5 14 (48.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 13 (44.83%) DevOps
7 12 (41.38%) Clustering
8 11 (37.93%) High Availability
9 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (31.03%) Unix
10 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
10 8 (27.59%) AIX
10 8 (27.59%) Apache
10 8 (27.59%) Migration
10 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
10 8 (27.59%) Ansible
10 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
10 8 (27.59%) Vagrant
10 8 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
11 6 (20.69%) Retail
11 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
12 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (17.24%) XML
12 5 (17.24%) Java
13 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Process Server
13 4 (13.79%) CentOS
13 4 (13.79%) Pega
13 4 (13.79%) Perl
13 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity

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 29 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 21 (72.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (27.59%) Apache
3 8 (27.59%) WebLogic
4 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (10.34%) JBoss
6 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
6 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (3.45%) AquaLogic
7 1 (3.45%) FileNet
7 1 (3.45%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (3.45%) IIS
7 1 (3.45%) MQSeries
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.45%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) AMQP
2 1 (3.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Big Data
1 1 (3.45%) DB2
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Git (software)
1 8 (27.59%) Jenkins
1 8 (27.59%) Sonatype Nexus
1 8 (27.59%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.45%) Build Forge
General
1 6 (20.69%) Retail
2 3 (10.34%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Middleware
2 5 (17.24%) XML
3 3 (10.34%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (6.90%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (6.90%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.45%) Software Packaging
5 1 (3.45%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (3.45%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.45%) DataPower
3 1 (3.45%) iSeries
3 1 (3.45%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (68.97%) Linux
2 14 (48.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Unix
4 8 (27.59%) AIX
5 4 (13.79%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Windows
7 1 (3.45%) OS/390
7 1 (3.45%) Solaris
7 1 (3.45%) SUSE
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) DevOps
2 11 (37.93%) High Availability
3 9 (31.03%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (27.59%) Migration
5 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
6 4 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
7 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.45%) Big Data Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) Change Control
9 1 (3.45%) Change Management
9 1 (3.45%) Data Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.45%) Problem Management
9 1 (3.45%) QMS
9 1 (3.45%) Release Management
9 1 (3.45%) Software Architecture
9 1 (3.45%) System Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.24%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) C
3 2 (6.90%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.45%) Jython
4 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.45%) Python
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.45%) PowerHA
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (27.59%) Ansible
2 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) BladeLogic
3 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (72.41%) IBM
2 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
3 4 (13.79%) Pega
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 2 (6.90%) Axway
5 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.45%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (3.45%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) Informatica
6 1 (3.45%) Siebel
6 1 (3.45%) Sun
6 1 (3.45%) TIBCO
6 1 (3.45%) VMware