Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon 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 17 November 2018 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 - 42
Rank change year-on-year - +42 +15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 17 0 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.92% - 3.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.60% - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 17
Swindon median daily rate £600 - £450
10th Percentile £400 - £370
90th Percentile £750 - £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £600 - £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire 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 Swindon with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 125 105 147
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 14.11% 14.94% 21.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 80 117
Swindon median daily rate £425 £413 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +13.79% -3.33%
10th Percentile £300 £292 £231
90th Percentile £613 £614 £550
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £385 £361
% change year-on-year +10.39% +6.57% -6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Swindon median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.85 £17.50 -
% change year-on-year +139.11% - -

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Swindon

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Swindon

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Swindon over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Swindon

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Application Server
3 8 (47.06%) Banking
3 8 (47.06%) IBM Integration Bus
4 7 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 5 (29.41%) DB2
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 4 (23.53%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (23.53%) DataPower
6 4 (23.53%) High Availability
6 4 (23.53%) Unisys
6 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
6 4 (23.53%) zOS
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) AIX
6 4 (23.53%) SAP
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Innovative Thinking
7 3 (17.65%) Swagger
7 3 (17.65%) REST
7 3 (17.65%) Microservices
7 3 (17.65%) SOAP
7 3 (17.65%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) Site Server
7 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
7 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
7 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 9 (52.94%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (23.53%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (23.53%) MQSeries
3 3 (17.65%) Site Server
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (5.88%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Apigee
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
1 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) DB2
2 2 (11.76%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (47.06%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
3 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Architect
2 9 (52.94%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Architect
4 4 (23.53%) Technical Architect
5 3 (17.65%) Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Payments Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Payments Solutions Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Technical Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (29.41%) Middleware
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Swagger
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
5 1 (5.88%) EJB
5 1 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (5.88%) JMS
5 1 (5.88%) JSP
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) Servlets
5 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) DataPower
2 3 (17.65%) CMDB
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) AIX
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
1 4 (23.53%) zOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (17.65%) Innovative Thinking
2 3 (17.65%) Microservices
2 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
2 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
3 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) OO
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) PSD2
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Unisys
3 2 (11.76%) F5
3 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle
4 1 (5.88%) Pega
4 1 (5.88%) TIBCO