The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 66 68 48
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 1 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.84% 0.12% 2.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.26% 0.56% 16.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -28.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £370 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £370 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -2.74%
WebSphere
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
215 177 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 25.90% 21.85% 14.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 97 39
Average daily rate £385 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.28% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 12
Average hourly rate £23.50 £20.75 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.25% -44.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.90 £27.40 £41.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -4 3 £325 -12.16%
Peterborough - 3 £375 -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (61.54%) Oracle
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
2 7 (53.85%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) Servlets
3 5 (38.46%) UNIX
3 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (38.46%) Struts
4 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) JPA
4 4 (30.77%) hybris
4 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (30.77%) Demandware
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) Intershop
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) IBM
4 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) C#
4 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (23.08%) IIS
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
5 3 (23.08%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.69%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) CMS
4 1 (7.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (7.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Java Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Tester
3 1 (7.69%) IT Graduate
3 1 (7.69%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Trainee
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) UAT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) XML
2 7 (53.85%) J2EE
3 5 (38.46%) HTML
3 5 (38.46%) JSP
3 5 (38.46%) Servlets
3 5 (38.46%) Struts
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
4 4 (30.77%) Spring
4 4 (30.77%) Ajax
4 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
4 4 (30.77%) JPA
5 3 (23.08%) .NET
6 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
6 2 (15.38%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (7.69%) LAMP
7 1 (7.69%) XSLT
7 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
7 1 (7.69%) EJB
7 1 (7.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) UNIX
2 4 (30.77%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Mac OS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Risk Management
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Software Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Open Source
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Testing
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) B2C
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 7 (53.85%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 4 (30.77%) C#
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 1 (7.69%) VBA
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Oracle
2 4 (30.77%) IBM
2 4 (30.77%) Intershop
2 4 (30.77%) hybris
2 4 (30.77%) Demandware
3 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) Adobe
4 1 (7.69%) Cognos