Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 23 November 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 64 61
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 17 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.61% 1.84% 1.93%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.54% 10.49% 9.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 16
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.00% +33.33%
South West median daily rate £473 £500 £485
% change year-on-year -5.50% +3.09% +3.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £35.00 - £45.00

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 113 162 199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 17.17% 17.51% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 110 120
Gloucestershire median daily rate £400 £375 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +8.15% -7.53%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £150
90th Percentile £488 £575 £530
South West median daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +4.83% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £54.50 £25.00 £14.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.00% +69.78% -3.44%
10th Percentile £15.70 £20.10 £12.15
90th Percentile £58.75 £36.75 £16.52
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year +22.81% -27.39% +96.25%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Gloucestershire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (100.00%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle BPM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (100.00%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JMeter
1 4 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 4 (100.00%) Selenium
1 4 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 4 (100.00%) C++/Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSON
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) AIX
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Thinking
1 4 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 4 (100.00%) Data Integration
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) OOP
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle