Period
to 26 September 2018

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 26 September 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 West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 61 60
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 +12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.30% 0.60% 2.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.94% 3.17% 11.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 17
Gloucestershire median daily rate £463 - £550
10th Percentile £349 - £433
90th Percentile £566 - £610
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £475
% change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 103 126 173
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 15.61% 18.98% 18.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 64 115
Gloucestershire median daily rate £420 £348 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.86% -13.13% +21.21%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £252
90th Percentile £563 £475 £575
South West median daily rate £420 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +12.00% +3.45% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 4
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £19.75 £32.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.23% +12.07% +72.11%
10th Percentile £15.73 £26.90 £19.70
90th Percentile £23.00 £58.75 £37.13
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £42.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year -27.49% +31.54% +3.93%

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

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 26 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Gloucestershire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 26 September 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
Cheltenham - 1 £350 -
WebSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) CMS
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure

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 1 (50.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) jMock
1 1 (50.00%) JUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Mockito
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source Development
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) ATG
1 1 (50.00%) Demandware
1 1 (50.00%) hybris
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft