The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 41 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.13% - 1.85%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.25% - 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Average daily rate
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£513 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £408 £393
% change year-on-year
-1.84% +3.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £27.50 £40.75
% change year-on-year
+42.72% -32.51%
WebSphere
East of 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 Essex region.

Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
80 94 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 18.96% 16.29% 22.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 58 33
Average daily rate £350 £410 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +31.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £178 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 15
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.93 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.29% -56.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £10.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.48 £75.10 £100.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £18.59
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -5.86%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Brentwood - 3 £625 - 2
Harlow - - - -
WebSphere
East of England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 16 (88.89%) Java
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
2 15 (83.33%) XML
3 14 (77.78%) J2EE
4 13 (72.22%) Validation
4 13 (72.22%) Ajax
4 13 (72.22%) Content Management
4 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
4 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 13 (72.22%) UNIX
4 13 (72.22%) Windows
4 13 (72.22%) Linux
4 13 (72.22%) HTML
4 13 (72.22%) XHTML
4 13 (72.22%) HTML5
5 12 (66.67%) Web Services
6 11 (61.11%) IBM
6 11 (61.11%) Solaris
6 11 (61.11%) Ant
7 10 (55.56%) Scrum
7 10 (55.56%) SOAP
7 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
8 9 (50.00%) User Stories
8 9 (50.00%) JAX-WS
8 9 (50.00%) JAX-RS
8 9 (50.00%) RUP
8 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
8 9 (50.00%) B2C
8 9 (50.00%) TopLink

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 4 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (11.11%) IBM HTTP Server
2 2 (11.11%) JBoss
2 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (5.56%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 11 (61.11%) Ant
2 9 (50.00%) Eclipse
3 6 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 9 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (27.78%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Publishing
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (11.11%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Automotive
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (77.78%) Developer
2 11 (61.11%) Java Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Architect
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (83.33%) XML
2 14 (77.78%) J2EE
3 13 (72.22%) Ajax
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) XHTML
3 13 (72.22%) HTML5
4 12 (66.67%) Web Services
5 10 (55.56%) SOAP
6 9 (50.00%) JAX-WS
6 9 (50.00%) JAX-RS
6 9 (50.00%) TopLink
7 4 (22.22%) JSP
8 2 (11.11%) Middleware
9 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) UNIX
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Validation
2 13 (72.22%) Content Management
3 10 (55.56%) Scrum
4 9 (50.00%) User Stories
4 9 (50.00%) RUP
4 9 (50.00%) B2C
4 9 (50.00%) TDD
4 9 (50.00%) Use Case
5 8 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (44.44%) OO
6 4 (22.22%) SOA
7 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 2 (11.11%) SEO
8 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Release Management
8 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) RAD
8 2 (11.11%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) Java
2 15 (83.33%) SQL
3 13 (72.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) IBM
2 4 (22.22%) FatWire
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) TIBCO
4 1 (5.56%) Adobe
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