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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 75 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 28 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.71% 3.04% 3.09%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.98% 17.10% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 37
Average daily rate
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£432 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.06% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £305 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £576 £465 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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
255 269 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.58% 17.76% 15.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 114 145
Average daily rate £350 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £200 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £471 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 12
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.75 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% -20.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.75 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.90 £24.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -20 15 £400 +6.66% 2
Northamptonshire +2 6 £525 +11.70%
Leicestershire -5 5 £432 +1.70%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 (39.68%) IBM
2 19 (30.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 18 (28.57%) Retail
4 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
5 14 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
6 13 (20.63%) Java
6 13 (20.63%) DataPower
7 12 (19.05%) Oracle
7 12 (19.05%) Middleware
8 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (15.87%) SAP
10 9 (14.29%) SOA
10 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (12.70%) Finance
11 8 (12.70%) EAI
11 8 (12.70%) UNIX
11 8 (12.70%) DB2
12 7 (11.11%) SQL
12 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (9.52%) ERP
14 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
14 5 (7.94%) Windows
14 5 (7.94%) AIX
14 5 (7.94%) Linux
14 5 (7.94%) JBoss
14 5 (7.94%) Migration
14 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
15 4 (6.35%) iSeries
15 4 (6.35%) REST

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (7.94%) JBoss
2 4 (6.35%) Commerce Server
3 3 (4.76%) CMS
3 3 (4.76%) Apache
3 3 (4.76%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.17%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (1.59%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.59%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.59%) SAP CRM
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Retail
1 1 (1.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.59%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) SAN
1 2 (3.17%) Firewall
2 1 (1.59%) Network Security
2 1 (1.59%) NAS
2 1 (1.59%) Converged Networks
2 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) DB2
2 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.17%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.59%) MySQL
5 1 (1.59%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) JUnit
1 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.59%) Maven
1 1 (1.59%) Lombardi
1 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.59%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (28.57%) Retail
2 8 (12.70%) Finance
3 4 (6.35%) Banking
4 3 (4.76%) Spanish Language
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.59%) Electronics
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Architect
2 14 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Integration Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.70%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Developer
4 7 (11.11%) Consultant
5 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 6 (9.52%) Middleware Consultant
6 5 (7.94%) WebSphere Developer
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (6.35%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.76%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.76%) Middleware Architect
8 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support
8 3 (4.76%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Systems Support Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (30.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 14 (22.22%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (19.05%) Middleware
4 4 (6.35%) REST
5 3 (4.76%) RESTful
5 3 (4.76%) J2EE
5 3 (4.76%) Web Services
6 2 (3.17%) JSP
6 2 (3.17%) SOAP
6 2 (3.17%) Java EE
7 1 (1.59%) HTML
7 1 (1.59%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.59%) BAPI
7 1 (1.59%) Spring
7 1 (1.59%) ISPF
7 1 (1.59%) Servlets
7 1 (1.59%) EJB
7 1 (1.59%) CSS
7 1 (1.59%) XML
7 1 (1.59%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (20.63%) DataPower
2 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
4 4 (6.35%) iSeries
5 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.59%) Physics
6 1 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.59%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.59%) DTV
6 1 (1.59%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) UNIX
2 5 (7.94%) Windows
2 5 (7.94%) AIX
2 5 (7.94%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.59%) MVS
3 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.98%) E-Commerce
2 11 (17.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.29%) SOA
3 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.70%) EAI
5 6 (9.52%) ERP
6 5 (7.94%) Migration
7 4 (6.35%) UML
7 4 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.76%) TOGAF
8 3 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.76%) Software Deployment
9 2 (3.17%) DevOps
9 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.17%) System Integration Testing
9 2 (3.17%) Server Building
9 2 (3.17%) SDLC
9 2 (3.17%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (3.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 13 (20.63%) Java
2 7 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (4.76%) Prolog
3 3 (4.76%) RPG
4 2 (3.17%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.59%) C
5 1 (1.59%) C#
5 1 (1.59%) C++
5 1 (1.59%) COBOL
5 1 (1.59%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
1 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) CCNA
3 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.59%) vSphere
2 1 (1.59%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.59%) SCCM
1 1 (1.59%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) IBM
2 12 (19.05%) Oracle
3 10 (15.87%) SAP
4 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 3 (4.76%) ATG
4 3 (4.76%) Kronos
4 3 (4.76%) hybris
5 2 (3.17%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Informatica
6 1 (1.59%) Demandware
6 1 (1.59%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.59%) webMethods
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.59%) HP
6 1 (1.59%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) Software AG
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