The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.74% - 0.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.45% - 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Median daily rate £500 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £34.25
% change year-on-year - -53.28%  

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

Contract Application Platform Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 62 90 138
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 11.48% 14.24% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 45 71
Median daily rate £465 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 17
Median hourly rate £43.50 £9.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +370.27% -55.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.90 £9.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.10 £57.50 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing WebSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 29 March 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
Cambridge - 2 £450 -
WebSphere
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (75.00%) IBM
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (50.00%) Servlets
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (50.00%) Process Management
3 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) Lombardi
4 1 (25.00%) Anypoint
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) OCPJP
4 1 (25.00%) JIRA
4 1 (25.00%) Dojo
4 1 (25.00%) Use Case
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (25.00%) CentOS
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Git (software)

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) Anypoint
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (25.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (25.00%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (25.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (25.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Lombardi
2 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) BPM Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Business Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Business Process Management Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Management Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Process Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) BPM Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Process Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) Servlets
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) CentOS
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Process Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Design
2 1 (25.00%) Application Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Microservices
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Certification
1 1 (25.00%) OCPJP
1 1 (25.00%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) AppDynamics
2 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (25.00%) Google
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (25.00%) PagerDuty
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) Sun