The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 25 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 3.93% 4.25% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 29.03% 29.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate £410 £413 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.60% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £406 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.74% -4.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
WebSphere
East Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 37 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 13.54% 14.29% 11.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 13 19
Average daily rate £300 £335 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% +9.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £249 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £425 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +11.11%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Chesterfield 0 3 £370 -10.30%
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 10 (83.33%) Java
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
1 10 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (50.00%) JSP
2 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 6 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (41.67%) IBM
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 4 (33.33%) Sun
4 4 (33.33%) OS/390
4 4 (33.33%) SSL
4 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Change Management
4 4 (33.33%) Security Management
4 4 (33.33%) OpenText MBPM
4 4 (33.33%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 4 (33.33%) Windows
4 4 (33.33%) AIX
4 4 (33.33%) Solaris

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 10 (83.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (33.33%) AquaLogic
2 4 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 4 (33.33%) Tuxedo
2 4 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) SSL
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) J2EE Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Leader
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) AIX Specialist
4 1 (8.33%) Solaris Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) J2EE
2 6 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (50.00%) JSP
2 6 (50.00%) Spring
3 4 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (33.33%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) AIX
1 4 (33.33%) OS/390
1 4 (33.33%) Solaris
1 4 (33.33%) Unix
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (50.00%) Front End Development
1 6 (50.00%) SOA
2 4 (33.33%) Change Management
2 4 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (33.33%) QMS
2 4 (33.33%) Release Management
2 4 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (33.33%) Security Management
2 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) C
2 4 (33.33%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 6 (50.00%) Sun Certification
2 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) BC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Axway
2 4 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (33.33%) Sun