The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 7.69% 7.27% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 42.86% 44.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Median daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £408
% change year-on-year
+2.99% -1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
WebSphere
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Knutsford region.

Application Platforms Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
21 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 17.95% 16.36% 15.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 6
Median daily rate £425 £371 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.47% +48.50%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Knutsford region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Knutsford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (57.14%) JBoss
3 11 (52.38%) Middleware
3 11 (52.38%) Banking
4 10 (47.62%) Java
5 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
6 8 (38.10%) Oracle
6 8 (38.10%) Unix
6 8 (38.10%) HTTP
7 7 (33.33%) IBM
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
8 6 (28.57%) Subversion
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
8 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
8 6 (28.57%) SDLC
8 6 (28.57%) PMI
8 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
8 6 (28.57%) CICS
8 6 (28.57%) Assembly Language
8 6 (28.57%) Project Management
8 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
8 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
8 6 (28.57%) PRINCE
8 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
8 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (28.57%) Service Management
8 6 (28.57%) CMMI

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (57.14%) JBoss
1 12 (57.14%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (42.86%) WebLogic
3 6 (28.57%) CICS
4 3 (14.29%) Apache
5 2 (9.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (9.52%) iPlanet
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
6 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 8 (38.10%) HTTP
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
3 3 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (4.76%) LAN
4 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (4.76%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) DB2
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) ClearCase
1 6 (28.57%) Subversion
2 2 (9.52%) Introscope
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.76%) Hudson
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (61.90%) Finance
2 11 (52.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) WebSphere Specialist
2 4 (19.05%) Middleware Specialist
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Designer
5 1 (4.76%) Java Middleware Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Server Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Server Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Server Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Middleware
2 6 (28.57%) EJB
2 6 (28.57%) Hibernate
2 6 (28.57%) J2EE
2 6 (28.57%) JMS
2 6 (28.57%) JSP
2 6 (28.57%) Servlets
2 6 (28.57%) Struts
2 6 (28.57%) Web Services
2 6 (28.57%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (28.57%) WSDL
2 6 (28.57%) XML
2 6 (28.57%) XSD
3 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.52%) HTML
3 2 (9.52%) HTML5
3 2 (9.52%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
1 6 (28.57%) PMI
2 5 (23.81%) IBM Mainframe
3 2 (9.52%) Clustering
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Unix
2 6 (28.57%) AIX
3 5 (23.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Project Management
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) CMMI
1 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE
1 6 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 6 (28.57%) Project Management
1 6 (28.57%) RUP
1 6 (28.57%) SDLC
1 6 (28.57%) Service Management
1 6 (28.57%) Waterfall
2 5 (23.81%) Automated Testing
2 5 (23.81%) BDD
2 5 (23.81%) TDD
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) Java
2 6 (28.57%) Assembly Language
2 6 (28.57%) COBOL
2 6 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (14.29%) Jython
4 2 (9.52%) Korn
4 2 (9.52%) Perl
4 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) PMI Certification
2 3 (14.29%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Tivoli
2 2 (9.52%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Oracle
2 7 (33.33%) IBM
3 6 (28.57%) Chordiant
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 5 (23.81%) Sun
5 2 (9.52%) CA
6 1 (4.76%) Cisco