The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 72 74 52
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 24 23 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.50% 1.44% 2.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.48% 11.11% 17.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 15 16
Median daily rate £370 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £285 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
WebSphere
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 East Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
283 207 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.73% 12.93% 16.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 125 102
Median daily rate £425 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.78% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £238 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 27
Median hourly rate £18.25 £14.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.86% +7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £13.45 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.35 £17.04 £24.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £22.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% +33.33%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derbyshire - 9 £338 -
Leicestershire +7 5 £365 +19.67% 1
Nottinghamshire -10 4 - - 3
Northamptonshire -11 3 £475 -14.60%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 34 (50.75%) Middleware
2 29 (43.28%) IBM Integration Bus
3 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (35.82%) Java
5 22 (32.84%) webMethods
6 17 (25.37%) Apigee
7 15 (22.39%) DataPower
8 14 (20.90%) Intel
8 14 (20.90%) IBM
8 14 (20.90%) J2EE
8 14 (20.90%) Windows
8 14 (20.90%) Linux
9 13 (19.40%) TOGAF
9 13 (19.40%) Unix
9 13 (19.40%) SOA
10 12 (17.91%) Web Services
10 12 (17.91%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (16.42%) Spring
11 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
12 10 (14.93%) Red Hat
13 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
13 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (13.43%) WebSphere MQ
13 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
13 9 (13.43%) AIX
13 9 (13.43%) Change Management
13 9 (13.43%) Project Planning
14 8 (11.94%) Retail

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 12 (17.91%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (8.96%) JBoss
3 5 (7.46%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.97%) Apache
5 3 (4.48%) AquaLogic
5 3 (4.48%) MQSeries
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle Application Server
5 3 (4.48%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 3 (4.48%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.49%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) HTTP
2 4 (5.97%) SAN
3 3 (4.48%) SSL
4 2 (2.99%) FTP
4 2 (2.99%) PuTTY
5 1 (1.49%) Internet
5 1 (1.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
1 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.49%) DB2
2 1 (1.49%) MySQL
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) SoapUI
2 5 (7.46%) Eclipse
2 5 (7.46%) JUnit
2 5 (7.46%) Mockito
2 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (11.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
2 2 (2.99%) Finance
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
3 1 (1.49%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Developer
2 20 (29.85%) Architect
3 14 (20.90%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (17.91%) WebSphere Developer
4 12 (17.91%) WebSphere Specialist
5 11 (16.42%) Integration Architect
5 11 (16.42%) Java Developer
5 11 (16.42%) Middleware Specialist
6 10 (14.93%) Integration Specialist
6 10 (14.93%) Middleware Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Analyst
7 9 (13.43%) J2EE Developer
7 9 (13.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 8 (11.94%) Integration Developer
8 8 (11.94%) WebSphere Architect
9 7 (10.45%) Middleware Architect
9 7 (10.45%) webMethods Architect
10 6 (8.96%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (7.46%) webMethods Developer
11 5 (7.46%) webMethods Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (50.75%) Middleware
2 29 (43.28%) IBM Integration Bus
3 14 (20.90%) J2EE
4 12 (17.91%) Web Services
5 11 (16.42%) Hibernate
5 11 (16.42%) Spring
6 9 (13.43%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (10.45%) SOAP
8 6 (8.96%) JSP
9 5 (7.46%) JavaFX
9 5 (7.46%) JPA
10 4 (5.97%) RESTful
10 4 (5.97%) XML
11 3 (4.48%) BAPI
11 3 (4.48%) Oracle ADF
11 3 (4.48%) REST
11 3 (4.48%) Swing
11 3 (4.48%) WSDL
11 3 (4.48%) XSD
12 1 (1.49%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) DataPower
2 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.46%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.97%) Clustering
5 1 (1.49%) AS400
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Minimum Viable Product
5 1 (1.49%) Tandem
5 1 (1.49%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.90%) Linux
1 14 (20.90%) Windows
2 13 (19.40%) Unix
3 12 (17.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (13.43%) AIX
5 7 (10.45%) Solaris
6 3 (4.48%) OS/390
7 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (37.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (19.40%) SOA
2 13 (19.40%) TOGAF
3 11 (16.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.43%) Change Management
4 9 (13.43%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.45%) ArchiMate
5 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (10.45%) Integration Testing
5 7 (10.45%) ITIL
6 6 (8.96%) Front End Development
6 6 (8.96%) OO
6 6 (8.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 6 (8.96%) UML
6 6 (8.96%) Unified Process
7 5 (7.46%) OOP
7 5 (7.46%) Release Management
7 5 (7.46%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (7.46%) Software Architecture
8 4 (5.97%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.82%) Java
2 9 (13.43%) Shell Script
3 4 (5.97%) C
4 3 (4.48%) C++
4 3 (4.48%) Perl
5 1 (1.49%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.49%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.96%) Sun Certification
4 2 (2.99%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.49%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.49%) NFS
1 1 (1.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (5.97%) Foglight
1 4 (5.97%) nmon
2 1 (1.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) webMethods
2 17 (25.37%) Apigee
3 14 (20.90%) IBM
3 14 (20.90%) Intel
4 10 (14.93%) Red Hat
5 8 (11.94%) Oracle
6 7 (10.45%) Sun
7 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
7 5 (7.46%) Software AG
7 5 (7.46%) VMware
8 4 (5.97%) Citrix
8 4 (5.97%) EMC
8 4 (5.97%) SAP
9 3 (4.48%) Axway
9 3 (4.48%) Fujitsu
10 2 (2.99%) HP
11 1 (1.49%) hybris
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