Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 15 October 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
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 34 50 54
Rank change year-on-year +16 +4 -11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 17 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 3.05% 1.29% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 22.08% 11.27% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Warwickshire median daily rate £373 £388 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.87% -20.51% +14.71%
10th Percentile £325 £369 £380
90th Percentile £422 £406 £519
West Midlands median daily rate £403 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +0.63% -5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.50 - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £29.50 - -

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 77 71 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 13.82% 11.45% 12.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 29 65
Warwickshire median daily rate £355 £401 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.36% +3.35% -3.13%
10th Percentile £224 £200 £248
90th Percentile £447 £555 £511
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 7
Warwickshire median hourly rate £18.50 £31.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.32% +29.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £17.20 £14.60 £19.10
90th Percentile £28.00 £39.80 £39.07
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £17.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year -6.99% +14.68% -14.29%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Warwickshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Warwickshire

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Warwickshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Warwick +6 6 £389 -
Stratford-upon-Avon - 5 £350 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £350 -
Gaydon - 1 - -
WebSphere
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 8 (47.06%) Python
1 8 (47.06%) Ansible
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 7 (41.18%) Change Management
3 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 6 (35.29%) IIS
3 6 (35.29%) JBoss
3 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (35.29%) XenApp
3 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
3 6 (35.29%) WildFly
3 6 (35.29%) Service Management
4 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (23.53%) ITIL
5 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
5 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (11.76%) DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
6 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
6 2 (11.76%) Automotive
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Web Services

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) JBoss
1 6 (35.29%) WildFly
2 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (5.88%) Apache
4 1 (5.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
1 1 (5.88%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) ENOVIA
1 1 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) FTP
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SoapUI
1 1 (5.88%) XMLSpy
General
1 2 (11.76%) Automotive
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Applications Support
1 6 (35.29%) Technical Support
2 5 (29.41%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Support Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (35.29%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) .NET Framework
4 3 (17.65%) Middleware
5 2 (11.76%) Web Services
6 1 (5.88%) SOAP
6 1 (5.88%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Linux
1 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (5.88%) Unix
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Change Management
2 6 (35.29%) Service Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Configuration Management
5 2 (11.76%) DevOps
5 2 (11.76%) Task Automation
6 1 (5.88%) CAE
6 1 (5.88%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (5.88%) PLM
6 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Tech Ops
6 1 (5.88%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) Python
2 6 (35.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
1 6 (35.29%) XenApp
1 6 (35.29%) XenDesktop
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (5.88%) NFS
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) BMC
5 1 (5.88%) Google
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) VMware