The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 July 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 East Midlands 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 48 41 69
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +28
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 42 58 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.92% 3.99% 0.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.36% 24.27% 7.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 41 6
Average daily rate
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£375 £450 £419
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £575 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £409 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.07%
Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
242 239 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.85% 16.46% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 134 91
Average daily rate £350 £300 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +14.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £196 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 14 18
Average hourly rate £13.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.94% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.60 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £24.75 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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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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
Nottinghamshire +16 20 £375 -3.84% 5
Leicestershire -15 5 £425 -5.55% 1
Northamptonshire -10 2 £470 -18.26% 2
Derbyshire - - - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 35 (62.50%) IBM
2 23 (41.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 21 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
4 19 (33.93%) SOA
4 19 (33.93%) SAP
5 18 (32.14%) Retail
6 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
7 13 (23.21%) Java
8 12 (21.43%) XML
8 12 (21.43%) Middleware
9 11 (19.64%) XSD
9 11 (19.64%) Oracle
9 11 (19.64%) HTTP
9 11 (19.64%) WSDL
9 11 (19.64%) REST
10 10 (17.86%) HTML
10 10 (17.86%) Web Services
11 9 (16.07%) JMS
11 9 (16.07%) DataPower
11 9 (16.07%) JSON
12 8 (14.29%) HTTPS
12 8 (14.29%) Linux
12 8 (14.29%) NetWeaver
13 7 (12.50%) Intel
13 7 (12.50%) SQL
13 7 (12.50%) Use Case
14 6 (10.71%) Marketing
14 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
14 6 (10.71%) Windows
15 5 (8.93%) Spring

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (14.29%) NetWeaver
2 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.57%) Apache
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.79%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.79%) IIS
4 1 (1.79%) GlassFish
4 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Portal
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.79%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) SaaS
1 2 (3.57%) PaaS
1 2 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (19.64%) HTTP
2 8 (14.29%) HTTPS
3 3 (5.36%) Firewall
4 2 (3.57%) DMZ
5 1 (1.79%) SSH
5 1 (1.79%) SSL
5 1 (1.79%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) DB2
2 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.79%) Informix
4 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.79%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.79%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.79%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Maven
1 4 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
2 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.36%) Ant
3 2 (3.57%) JMeter
3 2 (3.57%) Subversion
4 1 (1.79%) JIRA
4 1 (1.79%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.79%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.79%) JDeveloper
4 1 (1.79%) RequisitePro
4 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
General
1 18 (32.14%) Retail
2 6 (10.71%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.79%) Front Office
4 1 (1.79%) Electronics
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (35.71%) Architect
2 14 (25.00%) Analyst
3 13 (23.21%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Integration Architect
6 6 (10.71%) Developer
7 5 (8.93%) Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
8 3 (5.36%) WebSphere Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Solutions Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Consultant
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Business Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Lead Architect
9 2 (3.57%) Business Process Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Process Manager
9 2 (3.57%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 21 (37.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (21.43%) Middleware
3 12 (21.43%) XML
4 11 (19.64%) XSD
4 11 (19.64%) WSDL
4 11 (19.64%) REST
5 10 (17.86%) HTML
5 10 (17.86%) Web Services
6 9 (16.07%) JMS
6 9 (16.07%) JSON
7 5 (8.93%) Spring
8 4 (7.14%) Hibernate
8 4 (7.14%) J2EE
8 4 (7.14%) SOAP
9 3 (5.36%) .NET
9 3 (5.36%) Java EE
10 2 (3.57%) CSS
10 2 (3.57%) JSP
10 2 (3.57%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) DataPower
2 3 (5.36%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.57%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.79%) DTV
4 1 (1.79%) Tandem
4 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.79%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
3 4 (7.14%) UNIX
4 3 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.79%) AIX
5 1 (1.79%) Solaris
5 1 (1.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) SOA
2 15 (26.79%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.50%) Use Case
4 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 3 (5.36%) OO
6 3 (5.36%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (5.36%) ERP
6 3 (5.36%) EAI
6 3 (5.36%) ITIL
6 3 (5.36%) UML
7 2 (3.57%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Project Management
7 2 (3.57%) Process Management
7 2 (3.57%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.57%) Business Development
7 2 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) Java
2 7 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) Python
5 1 (1.79%) C++
5 1 (1.79%) VB
5 1 (1.79%) Jython
5 1 (1.79%) XPath
5 1 (1.79%) Groovy
5 1 (1.79%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.57%) PMP
1 2 (3.57%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.79%) ISEB
2 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Puppet
1 2 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.57%) Ansible
2 1 (1.79%) Vagrant
2 1 (1.79%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 35 (62.50%) IBM
2 19 (33.93%) SAP
3 11 (19.64%) Oracle
4 7 (12.50%) Intel
5 3 (5.36%) HP
6 2 (3.57%) Software AG
6 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.79%) ATG
7 1 (1.79%) VMware
7 1 (1.79%) hybris
7 1 (1.79%) TSYS
7 1 (1.79%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.79%) Citrix
7 1 (1.79%) EMC
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