The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 53 44 48
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 11 16 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.58% 2.32% 1.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.96% 13.91% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 5
Average daily rate £525 £538 £502
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.32% +7.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £378 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £664 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
WebSphere
South West

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
158 115 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 22.64% 16.64% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 69 64
Average daily rate £350 £400 £377
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £200 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £563 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 £22.69 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.28% -7.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.85 £16.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £23.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -8 8 £525 -2.32% 4
WebSphere
South West

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 13 (61.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (61.90%) Finance
3 11 (52.38%) Middleware
4 9 (42.86%) Banking
5 6 (28.57%) SOA
5 6 (28.57%) HTTP
5 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (23.81%) DataPower
7 4 (19.05%) DB2
8 3 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (14.29%) Jython
8 3 (14.29%) SAML
8 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
8 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
8 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (9.52%) BPEL
9 2 (9.52%) BPMN
9 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
9 2 (9.52%) hybris
9 2 (9.52%) SSL
9 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
9 2 (9.52%) CRM
9 2 (9.52%) J2EE
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle
9 2 (9.52%) SOAP
9 2 (9.52%) AIX
9 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
9 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
9 2 (9.52%) Korn

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
1 1 (4.76%) SAP hybris
1 1 (4.76%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) IBM SmartCloud
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
2 3 (14.29%) HTTPS
2 3 (14.29%) Kerberos
3 2 (9.52%) SSL
3 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Ant
1 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Billing
4 1 (4.76%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Architect
2 8 (38.10%) Middleware Architect
2 8 (38.10%) WebSphere Architect
3 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Designer
6 2 (9.52%) Middleware Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) CRM Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
7 1 (4.76%) SAP Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Server Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (61.90%) WebSphere MQ
2 11 (52.38%) Middleware
3 3 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
3 3 (14.29%) SAML
4 2 (9.52%) J2EE
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) JMS
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (4.76%) REST
5 1 (4.76%) SAP PI
5 1 (4.76%) Web Services
5 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) DataPower
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) AIX
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (9.52%) BPEL
2 2 (9.52%) BPMN
2 2 (9.52%) CRM
2 2 (9.52%) Load Testing
3 1 (4.76%) B2C
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Data Security
3 1 (4.76%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) ETL
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.76%) Process Management
3 1 (4.76%) Scrum
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.76%) UML
3 1 (4.76%) Use Case
3 1 (4.76%) Validation
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Jython
2 2 (9.52%) Korn
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) VBScript
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) IBM
2 2 (9.52%) hybris
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
2 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
3 1 (4.76%) ATG
3 1 (4.76%) Demandware
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) webMethods