Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 19 September 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 93 65
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28 +7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 17 4 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 1.16% 0.30% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.11% 2.00% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 20
Wiltshire median daily rate £535 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.47% +19.44% -1.64%
10th Percentile £400 £519 £374
90th Percentile £750 £581 £675
South West median daily rate £425 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -5.56% - -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 239 200 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 16.35% 15.14% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 147 178
Wiltshire median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% -6.11%
10th Percentile £263 £231 £171
90th Percentile £575 £625 £550
South West median daily rate £413 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +10.00% +3.45% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 1 2
Wiltshire median hourly rate £41.69 £20.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.44% -44.83% +178.85%
10th Percentile £17.50 £20.00 £32.88
90th Percentile £47.00 £20.00 £38.63
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £42.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -27.49% +29.55% +10.00%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Wiltshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Swindon +3 17 £535 -0.47%
WebSphere
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 11 (64.71%) IBM Integration Bus
2 10 (58.82%) IBM
3 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 7 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
4 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 7 (41.18%) Finance
5 6 (35.29%) AIX
6 5 (29.41%) DataPower
7 4 (23.53%) REST
7 4 (23.53%) High Availability
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 4 (23.53%) DB2
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) SAP
7 4 (23.53%) Middleware
7 4 (23.53%) zOS
7 4 (23.53%) Unisys
8 3 (17.65%) Site Server
8 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) SOAP
8 3 (17.65%) Web Services
8 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (17.65%) DevOps
8 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
8 3 (17.65%) Swagger
8 3 (17.65%) Microservices
8 3 (17.65%) Test Automation
8 3 (17.65%) Unit Testing
8 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (17.65%) Site Server
3 2 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (11.76%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.88%) Artifactory
2 1 (5.88%) IBM UrbanCode
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Rational Team Concert
General
1 7 (41.18%) Banking
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Architect
2 10 (58.82%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (29.41%) Integration Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Payments Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Payments Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Deployment Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Specialist
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Architect
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) IBM Integration Bus
2 7 (41.18%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (23.53%) Middleware
3 4 (23.53%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) JSON
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Swagger
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) DataPower
2 3 (17.65%) CMDB
3 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.88%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) AIX
2 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
2 4 (23.53%) zOS
3 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps
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%) Knowledge Management
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (5.88%) Application Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) Performance Monitoring
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) IBM
2 4 (23.53%) SAP
2 4 (23.53%) Unisys
3 1 (5.88%) AppDynamics
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO