The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 10 9 10
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 11 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 11.34% 12.68% 10.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 57.89% 40.91% 52.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 5
Average daily rate £425 £458 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +43.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
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
19 22 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 19.59% 30.99% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 7
Average daily rate £425 £458 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% +43.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 17 (85.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 14 (70.00%) Middleware
3 13 (65.00%) HTTP
4 11 (55.00%) JBoss
4 11 (55.00%) Banking
5 10 (50.00%) Finance
6 8 (40.00%) Unix
6 8 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
7 7 (35.00%) Tivoli
7 7 (35.00%) QA
8 6 (30.00%) SSL
8 6 (30.00%) Apache
8 6 (30.00%) Jython
9 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 5 (25.00%) AIX
9 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 5 (25.00%) Clustering
10 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (20.00%) Java
11 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
11 3 (15.00%) Oracle
11 3 (15.00%) HTML
11 3 (15.00%) HTML5
11 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
12 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
12 2 (10.00%) CA Wily
12 2 (10.00%) Introscope
12 2 (10.00%) Migration
12 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (10.00%) Korn

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 17 (85.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 11 (55.00%) JBoss
3 6 (30.00%) Apache
4 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
5 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (10.00%) iPlanet
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 2 (10.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (5.00%) MQSeries
6 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) HTTP
2 6 (30.00%) SSL
3 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Introscope
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (5.00%) FishEye
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Hudson
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) JUnit
General
1 11 (55.00%) Banking
2 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 7 (35.00%) Middleware Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Server Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (10.00%) WebSphere Server Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Development Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (5.00%) HTML Developer
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Java Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Middleware Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (70.00%) Middleware
2 8 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (15.00%) HTML
4 3 (15.00%) HTML5
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (5.00%) jQuery
5 1 (5.00%) Spring
5 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.00%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Unix
2 5 (25.00%) AIX
3 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (5.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (5.00%) Change Management
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.00%) SOA
2 1 (5.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) Jython
2 4 (20.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) Korn
3 2 (10.00%) Perl
3 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.00%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) CA
3 2 (10.00%) IBM
3 2 (10.00%) Sun
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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