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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 59 45 65
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 18 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.82% 2.69% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.59% 18.00% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
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£550 £515 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.79% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 - £29.95
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
167 100 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.88% 14.93% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 51 55
Average daily rate £350 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £519 £508 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 14
Average hourly rate £25.00 £39.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +95.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £8.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.88 £39.00 £36.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -9.32%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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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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 -10 4 £544 +5.58% 1
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) webMethods
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) EAI
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (33.33%) BEA
4 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 2 (33.33%) SAP PI
4 2 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
4 2 (33.33%) Talend
4 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
4 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (16.67%) Low Latency

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (66.67%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic Portal
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SAP HANA
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) JMeter
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Integration Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) J2EE
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) Middleware
2 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Ajax
3 2 (33.33%) SAP PI
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (16.67%) Java EE
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Client/Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 2 (33.33%) EAI
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Engineering
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) SAP ITS
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) webMethods
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) Talend
3 2 (33.33%) BEA
3 2 (33.33%) TIBCO
4 1 (16.67%) HP