Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Middlesex 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 21 October 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 > Middlesex
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 40 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +43
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 2.45% 0.54% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 16.67% 3.45% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Middlesex median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Middlesex 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 Middlesex with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Middlesex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 36 58 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Middlesex 14.69% 15.59% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 29 25
Middlesex median daily rate £500 £500 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +44.93% -12.88%
10th Percentile £305 £164 £256
90th Percentile £557 £543 £450
South East median daily rate £400 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -0.12% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Middlesex median hourly rate - - £14.00
South East median hourly rate £19.32 £21.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year -10.15% +15.65% +14.65%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Middlesex

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Middlesex

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Middlesex

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Middlesex region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) Python
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Middlesex 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 6 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 6 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 6 (100.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
1 6 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 6 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MSTest
1 6 (100.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Python Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Python
Systems Management
1 6 (100.00%) Ansible
1 6 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Oracle