Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 21 February 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 75 61
Rank change year-on-year +14 -14 -19
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.32% 0.74% 0.81%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.52% 7.22% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 6
Coventry median daily rate £463 £381 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +18.22% -15.41%
10th Percentile £385 £318 £276
90th Percentile £673 £452 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 Coventry with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 105 97 127
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.89% 10.29% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 68 80
Coventry median daily rate £400 £389 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% -4.01% +8.00%
10th Percentile £224 £279 £299
90th Percentile £563 £529 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Coventry median hourly rate £24.50 £19.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.95% +18.75% -37.30%
10th Percentile £20.23 £15.00 £9.25
90th Percentile £29.84 £30.50 £20.38
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +15.71% +9.38%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Coventry

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Coventry

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Coventry over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Coventry

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Coventry region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Spring
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) SOAP
3 6 (60.00%) REST
4 5 (50.00%) Puppet
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
4 5 (50.00%) Ansible
4 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) OCP
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
5 4 (40.00%) JBoss
5 4 (40.00%) RUP
5 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
5 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle
5 4 (40.00%) J2EE
5 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (40.00%) DB2
5 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
5 4 (40.00%) Kanban
5 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 4 (40.00%) Scrum
5 4 (40.00%) MVC

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 4 (40.00%) JBoss
1 4 (40.00%) OpenStack
1 4 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Jetty
2 1 (10.00%) Mongrel
2 1 (10.00%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (10.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (40.00%) DB2
2 4 (40.00%) MariaDB
2 4 (40.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Mercurial
2 1 (10.00%) MSBuild
2 1 (10.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 7 (70.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Java Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Lead Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) REST
1 6 (60.00%) SOAP
1 6 (60.00%) Spring
2 4 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (40.00%) J2EE
2 4 (40.00%) JPA
2 4 (40.00%) MSMQ
2 4 (40.00%) Spring MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Servlets
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) jQuery
4 1 (10.00%) JRuby
4 1 (10.00%) JSP
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (10.00%) CentOS
2 1 (10.00%) Debian
2 1 (10.00%) Fedora
2 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Kanban
2 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 4 (40.00%) RUP
2 4 (40.00%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 4 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) B2B
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) TDD
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (90.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 4 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (10.00%) Go
4 1 (10.00%) Perl
4 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) Python
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) OCP
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) GCP
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) Docker
2 1 (10.00%) KVM
2 1 (10.00%) VirtualBox
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) Ansible
1 5 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (50.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Kubernetes
2 4 (40.00%) Terraform
3 1 (10.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Perforce
3 1 (10.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (10.00%) VMware