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 26 June 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 / Surrey
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 85 82
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 21 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.71% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.29% 3.51% 3.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £450 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £450 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £493
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 £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  

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 204 285 229
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 16.57% 22.89% 17.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 208 141
Median daily rate £475 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £281 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
Median hourly rate £21.50 £11.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +95.45% -63.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £11.00 £19.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £40.11
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Surrey over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Surrey

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 26 June 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
Woking - 6 £373 -
Leatherhead - 4 £550 -
Reigate -10 1 £475 +5.55%
Guildford - 1 £425 -
WebSphere
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 19 (86.36%) Java
2 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle
3 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (50.00%) Puppet
4 11 (50.00%) MySQL
5 10 (45.45%) Ansible
6 9 (40.91%) DevOps
7 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (36.36%) AppDynamics
7 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
7 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
7 8 (36.36%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
8 7 (31.82%) IBM
8 7 (31.82%) HTML
8 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (31.82%) Spring
9 6 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (27.27%) Application Performance Management
9 6 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
9 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket
9 6 (27.27%) HTML5
9 6 (27.27%) CSS3
9 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
9 6 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 6 (27.27%) Confluence

WebSphere
Co-occurring 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 8 (36.36%) OpenStack
1 8 (36.36%) Tomcat
1 8 (36.36%) WebLogic
2 6 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 6 (27.27%) CMS
2 6 (27.27%) Confluence
3 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (13.64%) JBoss
3 3 (13.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (4.55%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 14 (63.64%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (27.27%) AWS CloudFormation
3 6 (27.27%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (9.09%) IaaS
4 2 (9.09%) PaaS
4 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) HTTP
1 1 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (27.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (22.73%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Bitbucket
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 6 (27.27%) JIRA
2 5 (22.73%) MSTest
2 5 (22.73%) NUnit
3 3 (13.64%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (31.82%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (22.73%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 4 (18.18%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 4 (18.18%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Python Developer
7 1 (4.55%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) CMS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.55%) Java Web Applications Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Linux Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Middleware Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Web Content Developer
7 1 (4.55%) WebCenter Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) HTML
1 7 (31.82%) Spring
2 6 (27.27%) CSS
2 6 (27.27%) CSS3
2 6 (27.27%) HTML5
2 6 (27.27%) jQuery
3 5 (22.73%) Middleware
4 3 (13.64%) Java EE
5 2 (9.09%) JMS
5 2 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (4.55%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (4.55%) Ajax
6 1 (4.55%) J2EE
6 1 (4.55%) J2SE
6 1 (4.55%) JDBC
6 1 (4.55%) JSF
6 1 (4.55%) JSP
6 1 (4.55%) SOAP
6 1 (4.55%) Web Services
6 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Private Cloud
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 8 (36.36%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) CentOS
2 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Ubuntu
3 4 (18.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (40.91%) DevOps
3 7 (31.82%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (27.27%) Application Performance Management
4 6 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 6 (27.27%) Content Management
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) Performance Management
4 6 (27.27%) Web Application Development
5 5 (22.73%) Front End Development
5 5 (22.73%) OO
5 5 (22.73%) Task Automation
5 5 (22.73%) TDD
6 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.09%) Release Automation
6 2 (9.09%) Web Development
7 1 (4.55%) System Testing
7 1 (4.55%) UML
7 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) JavaScript
2 6 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) PA-DSS
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (13.64%) Docker
2 1 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Puppet
2 10 (45.45%) Ansible
3 8 (36.36%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (22.73%) Pingdom
5 3 (13.64%) Consul
5 3 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle
2 8 (36.36%) AppDynamics
3 7 (31.82%) IBM
4 6 (27.27%) Adobe
4 6 (27.27%) Atlassian
5 5 (22.73%) PagerDuty
6 2 (9.09%) CA
6 2 (9.09%) New Relic
7 1 (4.55%) FatWire
7 1 (4.55%) VMware