Period
to 17 December 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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 71 57 61
Rank change year-on-year -14 +4 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 4 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 0.39% 0.61% 1.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.23% 3.64% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 14
Gloucestershire median daily rate £463 - £550
10th Percentile £349 - £453
90th Percentile £566 - £593
South West median daily rate £425 £473 £500
% change year-on-year -10.05% -5.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -12.50% -11.11%

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 93 110 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 12.00% 16.69% 17.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 50 105
Gloucestershire median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £208 £232 £255
90th Percentile £563 £512 £575
South West median daily rate £425 £385 £365
% change year-on-year +10.39% +5.48% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 3
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £19.65 £36.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.43% +44.00% +69.78%
10th Percentile £16.74 £15.53 £19.80
90th Percentile £23.00 £58.15 £32.60
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £24.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +66.67% -27.27% -15.92%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
WebSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ATG
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) JUnit
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

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 (33.33%) CMS
1 1 (33.33%) JBoss
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 1 (33.33%) OrientDB
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) jMock
1 1 (33.33%) JUnit
1 1 (33.33%) Mockito
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Java SE
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe
1 1 (33.33%) ATG
1 1 (33.33%) Demandware
1 1 (33.33%) hybris
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle