The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 83 65 39
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -26
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.13% 0.34% 0.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.72% 1.40% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £417 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +0.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
WebSphere
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the West Sussex region.

Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
139 143 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 18.48% 24.16% 16.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 78 40
Median daily rate £363 £350 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £214 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 7
Median hourly rate £43.00 £20.00 £16.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.00% +24.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-14.54% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Sussex region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the West Sussex region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the West Sussex region.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 2 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
Crawley -9 1 - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
2 4 (66.67%) DB2
2 4 (66.67%) Vignette
2 4 (66.67%) FileNet
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (50.00%) Document Management
3 3 (50.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
4 1 (16.67%) webMethods
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Software AG
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) FMCG
4 1 (16.67%) Pega
4 1 (16.67%) DataPower
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Retail
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 4 (66.67%) FileNet
2 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) DB2
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) DB2 DBA
1 4 (66.67%) DBA
1 4 (66.67%) Production DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) DB2 Support
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Production Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DB2 DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Middleware
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DataPower
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Vignette
3 3 (50.00%) Cognizant
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Pega
4 1 (16.67%) Software AG
4 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) webMethods