Period
to 18 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere
South West > Bristol
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 79 102 106
Rank change year-on-year +23 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 43 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.25% 0.41% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.83% 3.47% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 3 3
Bristol median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £447 £438
% change year-on-year -4.92% +2.17% -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bristol median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

WebSphere is in the Application Platforms category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 311 202 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 16.29% 11.74% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 147 216
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £217
90th Percentile £525 £505 £500
South West median daily rate £411 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +9.67% +1.35% +3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Bristol median hourly rate £20.00 £42.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.94% +30.77% +47.73%
10th Percentile £16.93 £17.85 £22.20
90th Percentile £37.08 £43.60 £41.90
South West median hourly rate £20.00 £44.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -54.55% +33.33% +26.92%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Bristol

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSphere in Bristol.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Bristol

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 43 (100.00%) Java
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (79.07%) Opscode Chef
2 34 (79.07%) Ansible
2 34 (79.07%) OpenStack
2 34 (79.07%) Migration
2 34 (79.07%) PostgreSQL
2 34 (79.07%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (79.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (79.07%) Amazon AWS
2 34 (79.07%) MSTest
2 34 (79.07%) Puppet
2 34 (79.07%) NoSQL
2 34 (79.07%) TDD
2 34 (79.07%) NUnit
2 34 (79.07%) MySQL
2 34 (79.07%) OO
2 34 (79.07%) Tomcat
2 34 (79.07%) WebLogic
3 9 (20.93%) Artifactory
3 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
3 9 (20.93%) Microservices
3 9 (20.93%) REST
3 9 (20.93%) CSS3
3 9 (20.93%) HTML5
3 9 (20.93%) Confluence
3 9 (20.93%) TeamCity
3 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
3 9 (20.93%) Hibernate

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 34 (79.07%) OpenStack
1 34 (79.07%) Tomcat
1 34 (79.07%) WebLogic
2 9 (20.93%) Confluence
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 34 (79.07%) Amazon AWS
1 34 (79.07%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (79.07%) MySQL
1 34 (79.07%) NoSQL
1 34 (79.07%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (20.93%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (79.07%) MSTest
1 34 (79.07%) NUnit
2 9 (20.93%) Ant
2 9 (20.93%) Artifactory
2 9 (20.93%) Eclipse
2 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (20.93%) Jenkins
2 9 (20.93%) JIRA
2 9 (20.93%) Maven
2 9 (20.93%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (20.93%) Banking
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (100.00%) Developer
2 42 (97.67%) Java Developer
3 12 (27.91%) AWS Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Backend Developer
5 1 (2.33%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) CSS
1 9 (20.93%) CSS3
1 9 (20.93%) DHTML
1 9 (20.93%) EJB
1 9 (20.93%) Hibernate
1 9 (20.93%) HTML
1 9 (20.93%) HTML5
1 9 (20.93%) J2EE
1 9 (20.93%) JMS
1 9 (20.93%) JSP
1 9 (20.93%) REST
1 9 (20.93%) SOAP
1 9 (20.93%) Spring
1 9 (20.93%) Web Services
1 9 (20.93%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (79.07%) Continuous Integration
2 34 (79.07%) Migration
2 34 (79.07%) OO
2 34 (79.07%) TDD
3 9 (20.93%) Microservices
4 8 (18.60%) SOA
5 7 (16.28%) Scrum
6 3 (6.98%) User Stories
7 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) Java
2 9 (20.93%) JavaScript
2 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
2 9 (20.93%) SQL
Systems Management
1 34 (79.07%) Ansible
1 34 (79.07%) Opscode Chef
1 34 (79.07%) Puppet
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Oracle