The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 22 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 2.50% - 10.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.08% - 41.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 8
Average daily rate
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£240 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-16.38% +71.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Application Platforms Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
13 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 10.83% 26.51% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 21
Average daily rate £245 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £175 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 £175.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-94.28% +960.60%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -0.96%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Java
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
1 3 (75.00%) yum
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) SELinux
1 3 (75.00%) logstash
1 3 (75.00%) Salt
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 3 (75.00%) JBoss
1 3 (75.00%) Apache
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
1 3 (75.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
2 2 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information
1 1 (25.00%) Freedom of Information Act
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) CentOS
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
2 1 (25.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) ZABBIX
1 3 (75.00%) yum
1 3 (75.00%) Puppet
1 3 (75.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 3 (75.00%) Ansible
1 3 (75.00%) SELinux
1 3 (75.00%) logstash
1 3 (75.00%) Salt
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (25.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) IBM