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 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 60 87 46
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -41
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 35 13 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.01% 0.82% 2.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 12.07% 6.34% 17.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 13
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£425 £383 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +37.55%
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
290 205 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.64% 12.91% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 95 86
Average daily rate £375 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £110 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 28
Average hourly rate £15.00 £14.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -49.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.65 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £19.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 +5 12 £400 - 2
Derbyshire - 11 £413 - 1
Northamptonshire -9 4 £340 -29.16% 2
Leicestershire +9 2 £450 +25.87%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 25 (37.88%) Middleware
1 25 (37.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 21 (31.82%) Retail
3 20 (30.30%) E-Commerce
4 19 (28.79%) SAP
4 19 (28.79%) WebSphere MQ
4 19 (28.79%) IBM
5 17 (25.76%) DataPower
6 14 (21.21%) SOA
7 13 (19.70%) Oracle
8 12 (18.18%) Java
9 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 9 (13.64%) XML
11 9 (13.64%) HTTP
11 9 (13.64%) WSDL
11 9 (13.64%) REST
12 8 (12.12%) Web Services
13 7 (10.61%) XSD
13 7 (10.61%) HTML
13 7 (10.61%) EAI
13 7 (10.61%) Quality Management
13 7 (10.61%) Firewall
13 7 (10.61%) QA
14 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
14 6 (9.09%) JSON
14 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
14 6 (9.09%) Clustering
14 6 (9.09%) ActiveMQ

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 6 (9.09%) NetWeaver
2 3 (4.55%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) CMS
3 2 (3.03%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.52%) VisionPLUS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (13.64%) HTTP
2 7 (10.61%) Firewall
3 6 (9.09%) HTTPS
3 6 (9.09%) DMZ
4 1 (1.52%) Internet
4 1 (1.52%) SSL
4 1 (1.52%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.09%) DB2
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) Big Data
4 1 (1.52%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Introscope
1 2 (3.03%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (1.52%) JUnit
2 1 (1.52%) RequisitePro
2 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (31.82%) Retail
2 5 (7.58%) Finance
3 2 (3.03%) Banking
3 2 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (30.30%) Architect
2 18 (27.27%) Analyst
3 13 (19.70%) Integration Architect
4 12 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 10 (15.15%) Consultant
6 8 (12.12%) Developer
7 6 (9.09%) WebSphere Developer
7 6 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (9.09%) Middleware Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) QA Consultant
8 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) QA Leader
9 3 (4.55%) Middleware Architect
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Integration Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Support
9 3 (4.55%) Support Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (4.55%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (37.88%) Middleware
1 25 (37.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 19 (28.79%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (13.64%) XML
3 9 (13.64%) WSDL
3 9 (13.64%) REST
4 8 (12.12%) Web Services
5 7 (10.61%) XSD
5 7 (10.61%) HTML
6 6 (9.09%) JSON
6 6 (9.09%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (9.09%) .NET
6 6 (9.09%) JMS
7 3 (4.55%) SOAP
8 2 (3.03%) XSLT
9 1 (1.52%) XHTML
9 1 (1.52%) J2EE
9 1 (1.52%) EJB
9 1 (1.52%) CSS
9 1 (1.52%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (25.76%) DataPower
2 6 (9.09%) Clustering
2 6 (9.09%) Open Source
3 4 (6.06%) iSeries
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.52%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.52%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.52%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Linux
1 5 (7.58%) UNIX
2 4 (6.06%) AIX
3 1 (1.52%) Windows
3 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) E-Commerce
2 14 (21.21%) SOA
3 11 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (10.61%) EAI
4 7 (10.61%) Quality Management
5 6 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
5 6 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.09%) ERP
6 5 (7.58%) UML
7 3 (4.55%) Agile Testing
7 3 (4.55%) CRM
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (4.55%) Scrum
7 3 (4.55%) Migration
8 2 (3.03%) Test Management
8 2 (3.03%) Project Management
8 2 (3.03%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.03%) Waterfall
8 2 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) Java
2 6 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (4.55%) RPG
3 3 (4.55%) Prolog
4 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.61%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (3.03%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) SAP
1 19 (28.79%) IBM
2 13 (19.70%) Oracle
3 6 (9.09%) Software AG
4 5 (7.58%) Intel
5 3 (4.55%) Kronos
6 2 (3.03%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.03%) CA
7 1 (1.52%) TSYS
7 1 (1.52%) hybris
7 1 (1.52%) Tableau
7 1 (1.52%) F5
7 1 (1.52%) Sun
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