Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 20 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 East > Hampshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 132 108 126
Rank change year-on-year -24 +18 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 26 59 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.74% 1.53% 1.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.15% 7.58% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 34 53
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £380 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +5.00%
South East median daily rate £431 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -6.76% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hampshire 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 Hampshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 627 778 924
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 17.79% 20.22% 20.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 465 550
Hampshire median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +3.45%
10th Percentile £213 £243 £263
90th Percentile £488 £500 £513
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 51 30
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.67 £40.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +9.59% +119.75%
10th Percentile £12.05 £17.50 £13.18
90th Percentile £41.35 £59.31 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £19.34 £22.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.04% +21.62% +13.57%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Hampshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Hampshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Hampshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Hampshire

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere in Hampshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Hampshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Havant +11 18 £400 +5.26%
Winchester -7 2 £325 -18.75%
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 22 (84.62%) AIX
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) SAN
2 21 (80.77%) Red Hat
2 21 (80.77%) Solaris
2 21 (80.77%) Oracle
2 21 (80.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 21 (80.77%) Shell Script
2 21 (80.77%) Korn
3 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (73.08%) Oracle Clusterware
4 14 (53.85%) IBM
5 13 (50.00%) Tivoli
6 10 (38.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (30.77%) Validation
9 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 5 (19.23%) QA
10 3 (11.54%) Service Management
10 3 (11.54%) DB2
11 2 (7.69%) Cognos
11 2 (7.69%) SPSS
11 2 (7.69%) ILOG
11 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
11 2 (7.69%) Netcool
11 2 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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:

Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Payables
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) DB2
2 2 (7.69%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) AIX Engineer
2 8 (30.77%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) AIX Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) AIX Systems Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Support
3 1 (3.85%) Technical Support Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Test Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.85%) Ajax
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) JSF
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) AIX
1 22 (84.62%) Linux
2 21 (80.77%) Solaris
3 19 (73.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
2 8 (30.77%) Non-Functional Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 8 (30.77%) Validation
3 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 2 (7.69%) Change Control
4 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (3.85%) Biometrics
5 1 (3.85%) Case Management
5 1 (3.85%) Records Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) Korn
1 21 (80.77%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (19.23%) QA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Oracle Clusterware
2 10 (38.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 21 (80.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 13 (50.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (7.69%) Netcool
3 2 (7.69%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) Oracle
1 21 (80.77%) Red Hat
2 14 (53.85%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Cognos
3 2 (7.69%) ILOG