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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 57 71 81
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 37 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.28% 1.57% 0.95%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.63% 11.42% 6.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 18 14
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£450 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £279 £151
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - £29.95
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
293 219 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 18.04% 13.76% 14.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 124 124
Average daily rate £375 £300 £316
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £138 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £440 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 19
Average hourly rate £24.00 £12.75 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% +2.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.13 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.40 £21.50 £33.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

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 21 October 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 21 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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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 +17 16 £500 +63.93% 1
Northamptonshire -2 6 £520 +41.01% 1
Leicestershire +16 5 £400 +14.28% 3
Derbyshire -6 3 £450 -10.00%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 50 (65.79%) IBM
2 28 (36.84%) Retail
3 27 (35.53%) E-Commerce
4 22 (28.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 21 (27.63%) SAP
6 19 (25.00%) SOA
7 18 (23.68%) WebSphere MQ
8 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (19.74%) HTTP
9 13 (17.11%) Java
9 13 (17.11%) Use Case
10 12 (15.79%) DB2
11 11 (14.47%) Oracle
12 10 (13.16%) HTML
12 10 (13.16%) Web Services
12 10 (13.16%) XML
12 10 (13.16%) XSD
12 10 (13.16%) WSDL
13 9 (11.84%) Middleware
13 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (11.84%) REST
14 8 (10.53%) JMS
14 8 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
14 8 (10.53%) UML
15 7 (9.21%) Linux
15 7 (9.21%) HTTPS
15 7 (9.21%) NetWeaver
15 7 (9.21%) JSON
15 7 (9.21%) DataPower
16 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (9.21%) NetWeaver
3 5 (6.58%) IBM HTTP Server
3 5 (6.58%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.26%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.63%) CICS
6 2 (2.63%) Apache
7 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.32%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (1.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) VisionPLUS
2 2 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
1 1 (1.32%) PaaS
1 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (19.74%) HTTP
2 7 (9.21%) HTTPS
3 6 (7.89%) SSL
4 3 (3.95%) SAN
5 2 (2.63%) Firewall
5 2 (2.63%) NAS
6 1 (1.32%) SSH
6 1 (1.32%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.79%) DB2
2 3 (3.95%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.63%) Adabas
4 1 (1.32%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.32%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.32%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Maven
1 5 (6.58%) SoapUI
1 5 (6.58%) Jenkins
2 4 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.26%) Ant
3 3 (3.95%) RequisitePro
3 3 (3.95%) Subversion
4 2 (2.63%) JMeter
4 2 (2.63%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.32%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.32%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.32%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (1.32%) Cucumber
General
1 28 (36.84%) Retail
2 6 (7.89%) Marketing
2 6 (7.89%) Finance
3 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Electronics
3 2 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 27 (35.53%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) Business Analyst
3 19 (25.00%) Architect
4 12 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (14.47%) Developer
6 8 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
7 6 (7.89%) Integration Architect
8 5 (6.58%) Senior Business Analyst
8 5 (6.58%) Consultant
8 5 (6.58%) WebSphere Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.26%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.26%) WebSphere Consultant
10 3 (3.95%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) Technical Analyst
10 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Administrator
10 3 (3.95%) WebSphere Architect
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
11 2 (2.63%) Technical Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (28.95%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 18 (23.68%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (13.16%) HTML
3 10 (13.16%) Web Services
3 10 (13.16%) XML
3 10 (13.16%) XSD
3 10 (13.16%) WSDL
4 9 (11.84%) Middleware
4 9 (11.84%) REST
5 8 (10.53%) JMS
6 7 (9.21%) JSON
7 4 (5.26%) J2EE
8 3 (3.95%) SOAP
8 3 (3.95%) Java EE
8 3 (3.95%) Spring
9 2 (2.63%) XHTML
9 2 (2.63%) Hibernate
9 2 (2.63%) BAPI
9 2 (2.63%) Ajax
9 2 (2.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) DataPower
2 6 (7.89%) Clustering
3 5 (6.58%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.95%) User Experience
5 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) VSAM
5 2 (2.63%) DTV
6 1 (1.32%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.32%) Open Source
6 1 (1.32%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.32%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.32%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) Linux
2 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (6.58%) UNIX
4 4 (5.26%) Windows
5 3 (3.95%) Solaris
6 1 (1.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (35.53%) E-Commerce
2 19 (25.00%) SOA
3 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (17.11%) Use Case
5 9 (11.84%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (10.53%) UML
7 6 (7.89%) Business Analysis
8 5 (6.58%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (5.26%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.26%) EAI
9 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (5.26%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
9 4 (5.26%) ITIL
9 4 (5.26%) OO
9 4 (5.26%) Project Management
10 3 (3.95%) Business Transformation
10 3 (3.95%) Migration
11 2 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (2.63%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.11%) Java
2 6 (7.89%) SQL
3 3 (3.95%) Python
4 2 (2.63%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.63%) NATURAL
4 2 (2.63%) JCL
4 2 (2.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.63%) COBOL
5 1 (1.32%) C++
5 1 (1.32%) XPath
5 1 (1.32%) Groovy
5 1 (1.32%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 3 (3.95%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.95%) Puppet
1 3 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.95%) Ansible
2 2 (2.63%) Vagrant
2 2 (2.63%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 50 (65.79%) IBM
2 21 (27.63%) SAP
3 11 (14.47%) Oracle
4 6 (7.89%) Intel
5 3 (3.95%) VMware
5 3 (3.95%) TSYS
6 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
6 2 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) EMC
7 1 (1.32%) Citrix
7 1 (1.32%) Software AG
7 1 (1.32%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.32%) ATG
7 1 (1.32%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.32%) hybris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicestershire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Leicester
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £275 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits + OT
Posted: 12 days ago