Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 19 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 > Somerset
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 46 73
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.79% 0.66% 0.56%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 3.95% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Somerset median daily rate - - £380
South West median daily rate £470 £500 £485
% change year-on-year -6.00% +3.09% +12.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Somerset 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 Somerset with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Somerset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 90 76 217
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 17.82% 16.59% 30.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 41 158
Somerset median daily rate £350 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% - +21.95%
10th Percentile £159 £263 £279
90th Percentile £553 £488 £450
South West median daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year +6.21% -2.03% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 29
Somerset median hourly rate £35.75 £33.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -21.43% +100.00%
10th Percentile £13.14 £26.40 £30.00
90th Percentile £50.38 £36.65 £43.70
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £39.01
% change year-on-year +22.81% -26.94% +95.05%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Somerset

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Somerset

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Somerset

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 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
Street - 4 - -
WebSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset 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%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Docker

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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%) Cloud Foundry
1 4 (100.00%) nginx
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (100.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Big Data
1 4 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Node.js
1 4 (100.00%) React
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (100.00%) iPad
1 4 (100.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (100.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Groovy
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) Python
1 4 (100.00%) Ruby
1 4 (100.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Docker
1 4 (100.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Ansible
1 4 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (100.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (100.00%) Puppet