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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 46 46 87
Rank change year-on-year
0 +41
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 46 50 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.07% 3.05% 0.26%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.36% 20.41% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 2
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£400 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £318 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £525 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -44.56%
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
265 245 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.71% 14.97% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 144 94
Average daily rate £375 £283 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.74% +2.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £189 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £333
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -0.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 12 14
Average hourly rate £16.75 £21.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.23% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £10.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.90 £24.13 £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +19 24 £375 -3.84% 3
Leicestershire -1 6 £425 -5.55%
Northamptonshire 0 2 £470 +25.33%
Derbyshire - - - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 40 (63.49%) IBM
2 24 (38.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 21 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 21 (33.33%) SAP
3 21 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 21 (33.33%) Retail
4 20 (31.75%) SOA
5 15 (23.81%) Java
6 14 (22.22%) Middleware
7 12 (19.05%) HTML
7 12 (19.05%) Oracle
8 11 (17.46%) XML
8 11 (17.46%) XSD
8 11 (17.46%) HTTP
8 11 (17.46%) WSDL
8 11 (17.46%) REST
9 10 (15.87%) Use Case
10 9 (14.29%) JSON
10 9 (14.29%) DataPower
10 9 (14.29%) JMS
10 9 (14.29%) Web Services
10 9 (14.29%) Linux
10 9 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (12.70%) HTTPS
11 8 (12.70%) NetWeaver
12 7 (11.11%) Intel
12 7 (11.11%) SQL
12 7 (11.11%) UML
12 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
13 6 (9.52%) Marketing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 9 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (12.70%) NetWeaver
3 3 (4.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (3.17%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.17%) Apache
4 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.59%) IIS
5 1 (1.59%) GlassFish
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (1.59%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.59%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
1 2 (3.17%) PaaS
1 2 (3.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.46%) HTTP
2 8 (12.70%) HTTPS
3 3 (4.76%) Firewall
4 2 (3.17%) DMZ
5 1 (1.59%) SSH
5 1 (1.59%) SSL
5 1 (1.59%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) DB2
2 4 (6.35%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.59%) Informix
4 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.59%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.59%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.59%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Maven
1 5 (7.94%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.35%) Ant
3 3 (4.76%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) SoapUI
4 2 (3.17%) JMeter
4 2 (3.17%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) JDeveloper
5 1 (1.59%) RequisitePro
5 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
5 1 (1.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (1.59%) JIRA
5 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
General
1 21 (33.33%) Retail
2 6 (9.52%) Marketing
3 4 (6.35%) Finance
4 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.59%) Front Office
4 1 (1.59%) Electronics
4 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (31.75%) Architect
2 18 (28.57%) Analyst
3 16 (25.40%) Business Analyst
4 13 (20.63%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (12.70%) Developer
6 7 (11.11%) Integration Architect
7 4 (6.35%) WebSphere Developer
8 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Consultant
9 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Administrator
9 2 (3.17%) Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (3.17%) WebSphere Specialist
9 2 (3.17%) Systems Integrator
9 2 (3.17%) Lead Architect
9 2 (3.17%) Business Process Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (38.10%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 21 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 14 (22.22%) Middleware
4 12 (19.05%) HTML
5 11 (17.46%) XML
5 11 (17.46%) XSD
5 11 (17.46%) WSDL
5 11 (17.46%) REST
6 9 (14.29%) JSON
6 9 (14.29%) Web Services
6 9 (14.29%) JMS
7 5 (7.94%) J2EE
8 4 (6.35%) SOAP
8 4 (6.35%) Spring
9 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
9 3 (4.76%) Java EE
9 3 (4.76%) Ajax
9 3 (4.76%) Struts
9 3 (4.76%) EJB
9 3 (4.76%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) DataPower
2 3 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.59%) DTV
4 1 (1.59%) Tandem
4 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Linux
2 6 (9.52%) Windows
3 4 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.35%) UNIX
4 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.59%) AIX
4 1 (1.59%) Solaris
4 1 (1.59%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 20 (31.75%) SOA
3 10 (15.87%) Use Case
4 7 (11.11%) UML
4 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.35%) OO
6 4 (6.35%) EAI
6 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) ITIL
7 3 (4.76%) ERP
7 3 (4.76%) MVC
7 3 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (3.17%) Business Development
8 2 (3.17%) Load Balancing
8 2 (3.17%) Release Management
8 2 (3.17%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.17%) TDD
8 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.76%) Python
3 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.59%) Jython
4 1 (1.59%) XPath
4 1 (1.59%) Groovy
4 1 (1.59%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
4 1 (1.59%) VB
4 1 (1.59%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (4.76%) Puppet
1 3 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.76%) Ansible
2 2 (3.17%) Vagrant
3 1 (1.59%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 40 (63.49%) IBM
2 21 (33.33%) SAP
3 12 (19.05%) Oracle
4 7 (11.11%) Intel
5 3 (4.76%) HP
6 2 (3.17%) Software AG
6 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (3.17%) Rackspace
6 2 (3.17%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.59%) ATG
7 1 (1.59%) VMware
7 1 (1.59%) hybris
7 1 (1.59%) TSYS
7 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.59%) Citrix
7 1 (1.59%) EMC
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