Period
to 19 January 2018

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 19 January 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 East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 42 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +58
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.72% 2.11% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.11% 8.70% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 0
East Sussex median daily rate £550 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
South East median daily rate £444 £466 £450
% change year-on-year -4.77% +3.56% +9.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East 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 East Sussex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 89 115 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 17.02% 24.21% 20.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 78 59
East Sussex median daily rate £400 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.20% +16.75% -
10th Percentile £300 £213 £224
90th Percentile £593 £529 £550
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
East Sussex median hourly rate - £22.59 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +45.74% -28.17%
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £21.29 £21.50
% change year-on-year -9.16% -0.98% +22.86%

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 19 January 2018. 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 - 9 £550 - 1
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (77.78%) Dependency Management
2 7 (77.78%) Translating Business Requirements
2 7 (77.78%) Degree
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) RAD
2 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) Struts
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
4 4 (44.44%) REST
4 4 (44.44%) JSON
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 2 (22.22%) Spring
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (22.22%) DoDAF
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Java EE

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 2 (22.22%) JBoss
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 2 (22.22%) WebLogic
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Applications Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Designer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Architect
3 2 (22.22%) Java Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Lead Designer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Java Applications Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Java Technical Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Designer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Hibernate
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) Struts
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) Java EE
4 2 (22.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 9 (100.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (22.22%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Data Modelling
2 7 (77.78%) Dependency Management
2 7 (77.78%) RAD
2 7 (77.78%) Release Management
2 7 (77.78%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (55.56%) Performance Optimisation
4 4 (44.44%) Functional Testing
5 2 (22.22%) DevOps
5 2 (22.22%) DoDAF
5 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (22.22%) Microservices
5 2 (22.22%) Open Source
5 2 (22.22%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) IBM
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle