The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
South East / Surrey
Rank 90 98 86
Rank change year-on-year +8 -12  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.086% 0.23% 0.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.49% 1.20% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 2
Median daily rate £438 £425 £555
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -23.42%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -54.28%  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 203 250 236
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 17.38% 19.32% 16.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 187 143
Median daily rate £425 £413 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +11.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 8
Median hourly rate £15.00 £45.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.66% +143.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.07
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.00%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing WebSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Surrey

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Surrey

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Surrey

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £438 - 1
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 5 (100.00%) PA-DSS
1 5 (100.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
2 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (80.00%) JAXB
2 4 (80.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) HTTP
1 5 (100.00%) HTTPS
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) ActiveMQ
1 5 (100.00%) JMS
1 5 (100.00%) Middleware
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SOAP
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (80.00%) JAXB
2 4 (80.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (80.00%) Cryptography
2 4 (80.00%) Multithreading
2 4 (80.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) PA-DSS
1 5 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) VMware