Period
to 18 November 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 November 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 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 118 109
Rank change year-on-year +34 -9 -5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 42 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.02% 0.20% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.04% 1.44% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 0 2
Bristol median daily rate £425 - £388
10th Percentile £413 - £366
90th Percentile £438 - £399
South West median daily rate £425 £470 £500
% change year-on-year -9.57% -6.00% +3.09%
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 322 277 299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 15.49% 14.13% 17.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 195 218
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £245 £222 £263
90th Percentile £528 £525 £525
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £361
% change year-on-year +10.39% +6.57% -2.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 7
Bristol median hourly rate £39.00 £43.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.30% +115.00% -80.00%
10th Percentile £29.05 £22.55 £19.10
90th Percentile £46.00 £55.60 £94.50
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +18.66% +22.81% -26.94%

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 November 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 42 (100.00%) Java
1 42 (100.00%) MySQL
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle
1 42 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 42 (100.00%) OO
1 42 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 42 (100.00%) Migration
1 42 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (100.00%) TDD
1 42 (100.00%) NUnit
1 42 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 42 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 42 (100.00%) MSTest
1 42 (100.00%) Puppet
1 42 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 42 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 42 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 42 (100.00%) Ansible

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 42 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 42 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 42 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 42 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 42 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (100.00%) MySQL
1 42 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 42 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 42 (100.00%) MSTest
1 42 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 42 (100.00%) Developer
1 42 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 12 (28.57%) AWS Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 42 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 42 (100.00%) Migration
1 42 (100.00%) OO
1 42 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 42 (100.00%) Java
Systems Management
1 42 (100.00%) Ansible
1 42 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 42 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Oracle