Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 25 July 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 66
Rank change year-on-year - +66 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 0.19% - 0.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% - 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
East Sussex median daily rate £588 - -
South East median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £16.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year - -54.93% -16.47%

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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 82 100 132
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 15.24% 16.00% 19.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 61 71
East Sussex median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +18.18%
10th Percentile £238 £223 £225
90th Percentile £486 £475 £448
South East median daily rate £401 £401 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 12
East Sussex median hourly rate £32.50 £37.00 £18.68
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.16% +98.07% -6.60%
10th Percentile £29.75 £33.15 £14.88
90th Percentile £35.25 £38.85 £33.70
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £19.44 £18.50
% change year-on-year -9.96% +5.05% +14.62%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in East Sussex

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in East Sussex

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the East Sussex region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hove - 1 £588 -
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 East Sussex region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Applications Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (100.00%) Java EE
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Open Source
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle