The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 1 August 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 of England 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 96 88 96
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 41 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 1.39% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.99% 7.91% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 18
Average daily rate
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£350 £313 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -26.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £346
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £505 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £35.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.07%
Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
513 417 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.76% 17.54% 17.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 170 245
Average daily rate £380 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £179 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 50 38
Average hourly rate £21.38 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.50% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £38.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
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WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the East of England region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the East of England region.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the East of England region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 1 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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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
Essex +8 16 £238 -56.81% 4
Hertfordshire -11 10 £525 +110.00% 3
Bedfordshire - 7 £400 - 4
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 69 (73.40%) Java
2 64 (68.09%) IBM
3 52 (55.32%) J2EE
4 48 (51.06%) UNIX
5 36 (38.30%) Oracle
5 36 (38.30%) E-Commerce
5 36 (38.30%) Finance
6 33 (35.11%) SQL
7 32 (34.04%) Linux
8 31 (32.98%) XML
8 31 (32.98%) Retail
9 30 (31.91%) DB2
10 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
10 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (26.60%) MQSeries
11 25 (26.60%) Manufacturing
12 24 (25.53%) WebSphere Application Server
13 22 (23.40%) HTML
13 22 (23.40%) Solaris
14 21 (22.34%) Windows
14 21 (22.34%) Ajax
15 20 (21.28%) Ant
15 20 (21.28%) Project Management
16 19 (20.21%) JSP
17 18 (19.15%) WebLogic
17 18 (19.15%) OO
18 17 (18.09%) RAD
18 17 (18.09%) HP
19 16 (17.02%) Relational Database
20 15 (15.96%) Oracle Database

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 25 (26.60%) MQSeries
2 24 (25.53%) WebSphere Application Server
3 18 (19.15%) WebLogic
4 10 (10.64%) IBM HTTP Server
5 9 (9.57%) Apache
6 8 (8.51%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (6.38%) IIS
7 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (6.38%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
7 6 (6.38%) Oracle Service Bus
8 2 (2.13%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.13%) CMS
8 2 (2.13%) WebSphere Process Server
9 1 (1.06%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (1.06%) GlassFish
Applications
1 10 (10.64%) MS Office
2 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) Tridion
2 2 (2.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (13.83%) HTTP
2 7 (7.45%) Internet
3 1 (1.06%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (31.91%) DB2
2 16 (17.02%) Relational Database
3 15 (15.96%) Oracle Database
4 7 (7.45%) DbVisualizer
5 6 (6.38%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (6.38%) RDBMS
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.06%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.06%) TKPROF
8 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.06%) MySQL
8 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (21.28%) Ant
2 11 (11.70%) Eclipse
3 7 (7.45%) QuickTest Pro
3 7 (7.45%) LoadRunner
4 6 (6.38%) JUnit
5 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (4.26%) MyEclipse
5 4 (4.26%) Log4j
5 4 (4.26%) Subversion
6 2 (2.13%) Maven
7 1 (1.06%) Gradle
7 1 (1.06%) Lombardi
7 1 (1.06%) Jtest
7 1 (1.06%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.06%) JDeveloper
General
1 36 (38.30%) Finance
2 31 (32.98%) Retail
3 25 (26.60%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.38%) Legal
4 6 (6.38%) Banking
5 5 (5.32%) Automotive
6 4 (4.26%) Marketing
7 3 (3.19%) Publishing
8 1 (1.06%) German Language
8 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (27.66%) Developer
2 22 (23.40%) Project Manager
3 18 (19.15%) Java Developer
4 16 (17.02%) Architect
5 10 (10.64%) Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Agile Project Manager
6 7 (7.45%) Support Analyst
6 7 (7.45%) Tester
6 7 (7.45%) Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.38%) Delivery Project Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Infrastructure Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Technical Services Manager
7 6 (6.38%) Services Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (55.32%) J2EE
2 31 (32.98%) XML
3 22 (23.40%) HTML
4 21 (22.34%) Ajax
5 19 (20.21%) JSP
6 14 (14.89%) .NET
7 13 (13.83%) XHTML
8 11 (11.70%) Middleware
8 11 (11.70%) Web Services
9 10 (10.64%) CSS
9 10 (10.64%) Struts
10 9 (9.57%) HTML5
11 8 (8.51%) JSF
12 7 (7.45%) Java EE
12 7 (7.45%) Flash
12 7 (7.45%) JMS
13 6 (6.38%) JDBC
13 6 (6.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 5 (5.32%) XSLT
15 4 (4.26%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.57%) Web 2.0
2 4 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 4 (4.26%) PKI
3 3 (3.19%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.13%) CMDB
4 2 (2.13%) Open Source
5 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.06%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.06%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.06%) UNIX
2 32 (34.04%) Linux
3 22 (23.40%) Solaris
4 21 (22.34%) Windows
5 10 (10.64%) SUSE
6 7 (7.45%) AIX
7 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.26%) HPUX
9 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (38.30%) E-Commerce
2 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (21.28%) Project Management
4 18 (19.15%) OO
5 17 (18.09%) RAD
6 14 (14.89%) SOA
7 13 (13.83%) Content Management
8 12 (12.77%) ITIL
9 11 (11.70%) UML
10 10 (10.64%) Validation
10 10 (10.64%) Scrum
10 10 (10.64%) Web Development
10 10 (10.64%) Waterfall
11 9 (9.57%) Service Delivery
11 9 (9.57%) RUP
12 7 (7.45%) Automated Testing
12 7 (7.45%) Data Analysis
12 7 (7.45%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (7.45%) System Testing
12 7 (7.45%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (73.40%) Java
2 33 (35.11%) SQL
3 28 (29.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.45%) VBA
5 6 (6.38%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.26%) Python
6 4 (4.26%) Perl
6 4 (4.26%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
6 4 (4.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (4.26%) XPath
7 3 (3.19%) C
8 2 (2.13%) C#
9 1 (1.06%) FQL
9 1 (1.06%) JCL
9 1 (1.06%) COBOL
9 1 (1.06%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) ISEB
2 7 (7.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.26%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 3 (3.19%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.13%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.06%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (1.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (1.06%) RACF
Systems Management
1 11 (11.70%) Tivoli
2 6 (6.38%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.13%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.06%) Puppet
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 64 (68.09%) IBM
2 36 (38.30%) Oracle
3 17 (18.09%) HP
4 12 (12.77%) Red Hat
5 9 (9.57%) FatWire
5 9 (9.57%) JBoss
6 8 (8.51%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.38%) Dell
7 6 (6.38%) Sun
8 5 (5.32%) Citrix
8 5 (5.32%) ATG
9 4 (4.26%) Interwoven
9 4 (4.26%) Elastic Path
9 4 (4.26%) Blue Martini
10 3 (3.19%) Unica
10 3 (3.19%) Endeca
10 3 (3.19%) EPiServer
10 3 (3.19%) webMethods
10 3 (3.19%) Cisco
11 2 (2.13%) VMware
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