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 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 8 8 11
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 10.00% 14.71% 12.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 68.18% 39.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 1
Median daily rate £338 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -7.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £416
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +2.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
6 22 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 20.00% 21.57% 32.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 5
Median daily rate £338 £425 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% -7.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (60.00%) Middleware
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Clustering
3 2 (40.00%) Jython
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (40.00%) HTTP
3 2 (40.00%) SSL
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) AIX
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (20.00%) BDD
4 1 (20.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (20.00%) UIKit
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 1 (20.00%) Kony
4 1 (20.00%) SOLID
4 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring

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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 3 (60.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) GlassFish
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (20.00%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Administrator
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) Middleware
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) Dojo
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (20.00%) Java EE
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) JSF
2 1 (20.00%) JTA
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Spring Web Flow
2 1 (20.00%) Struts2
2 1 (20.00%) UIKit
2 1 (20.00%) WebCenter
2 1 (20.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) DataPower
2 1 (20.00%) Derivative
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) AIX
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) AOP
1 1 (20.00%) BDD
1 1 (20.00%) BPEL
1 1 (20.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (20.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) OO
1 1 (20.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (20.00%) SOA
1 1 (20.00%) SOLID
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
1 1 (20.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Jython
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Kony
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase
2 1 (20.00%) Yahoo!