The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bradford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 22 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 1.34% 4.43% 0.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.76% 25.93% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Average daily rate £500 £469 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £27.48 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -52.20%
Application Platforms Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
17 27 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.41% 17.09% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 7
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £210 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £467 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.75 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere
West Yorkshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Bradford region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

WebSphere
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Endeca
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Unica
1 3 (100.00%) EPiServer
1 3 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) QA
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing WebSphere also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (33.33%) Digital Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Time Management
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Endeca
1 3 (100.00%) Unica
1 3 (100.00%) EPiServer