The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
South West / Wiltshire
Rank 58 55 44
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.44% 1.45% 2.30%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.46% 6.62% 13.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 12
Median daily rate £525 £525 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +31.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00

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

Application Platforms Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
122 151 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 17.71% 21.92% 16.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 97 110 70
Median daily rate £366 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.64% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £250 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £452 £450 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 10
Median hourly rate - £10.50 £22.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Swindon +3 3 £525 -
WebSphere
South West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
3 10 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 9 (56.25%) Sun
4 9 (56.25%) Java
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) Solaris
5 6 (37.50%) NetBackup
5 6 (37.50%) SCOM
5 6 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 6 (37.50%) Control-M
5 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
6 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (18.75%) Banking
7 3 (18.75%) Middleware
7 3 (18.75%) Linux
7 3 (18.75%) AIX
8 2 (12.50%) Windows
8 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 2 (12.50%) SQL
8 2 (12.50%) Ant
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
8 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (12.50%) SOA
8 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
8 2 (12.50%) Jython
8 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) SSL
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Ant
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 1 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Administrator
2 6 (37.50%) Solaris Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 3 (18.75%) DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (18.75%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ArcSight Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) ArcSight Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (18.75%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (6.25%) J2EE
3 1 (6.25%) SOAP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Solaris
2 3 (18.75%) AIX
2 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Scrum
2 2 (12.50%) SOA
2 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.25%) BPEL
3 1 (6.25%) BPMN
3 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) DNA
3 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Release Management
3 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Jython
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) Korn
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Control-M
1 6 (37.50%) NetBackup
1 6 (37.50%) SCOM
2 2 (12.50%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) IBM
2 9 (56.25%) Oracle
2 9 (56.25%) Sun
3 6 (37.50%) Intel Security
4 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) Bluefish Communications