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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 16 13 20
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.67% 3.08% 2.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 44.44% 16.67% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£550 £325 £470
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -30.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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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 Knutsford region.

Application Platforms Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 8.26% 18.46% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 14
Average daily rate £475 £325 £243
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.15% +34.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £265 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Knutsford region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 August 2015, 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 6 (66.67%) Finance
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 5 (55.56%) JBoss
2 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
3 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Perl
3 4 (44.44%) Python
3 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) ITIL
4 3 (33.33%) Retail
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 2 (22.22%) Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
5 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
5 2 (22.22%) Release Management
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) J2EE
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) Java
5 2 (22.22%) JavaScript

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) JBoss
2 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 1 (11.11%) Documentum
2 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 1 (11.11%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (11.11%) JUnit
2 1 (11.11%) Lombardi
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) FishEye
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Release Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Environment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Test Environment Manager
4 1 (11.11%) AWS Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
1 2 (22.22%) J2EE
1 2 (22.22%) HTML5
2 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
2 1 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (11.11%) Struts
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
2 1 (11.11%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (11.11%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) Spring
2 1 (11.11%) Ajax
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
2 1 (11.11%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PMI
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Test Scripting
2 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (44.44%) Waterfall
2 4 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Problem Management
4 2 (22.22%) Release Management
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) CMMI
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
5 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Software Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) Perl
1 4 (44.44%) Python
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Java
3 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft