Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 14 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 18 29
Rank change year-on-year -28 +11 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 33 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.52% 7.40% 4.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.08% 34.74% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 0
Watford median daily rate - £425 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £338 £438 £450
% change year-on-year -22.86% -2.78% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire 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 Watford with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 65 95 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 16.75% 21.30% 28.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 39 31
Watford median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +37.10%
10th Percentile £149 £269 £180
90th Percentile £563 £498 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +13.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £25.00 - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £42.00 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +140.00% -10.26% -40.00%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Watford

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Watford

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Watford

For the 6 months to 14 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 Watford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
2 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Unix

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 2 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) HTTP
1 1 (50.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE
2 1 (50.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
1 1 (50.00%) DevOps
1 1 (50.00%) DNA
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Re-Platforming
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) webMethods