The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 79 75 63
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 26 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.66% 0.45% 1.54%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.47% 2.66% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £365 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £31.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.58% +6.25%
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West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
307 188 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.55% 16.77% 27.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 109 114
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £248 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 5
Average hourly rate £9.50 £13.20 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.03% -63.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £26.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £13.48 £41.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 36 (85.71%) Java
2 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (52.38%) Apache
4 19 (45.24%) Linux
5 17 (40.48%) Tomcat
6 16 (38.10%) J2EE
7 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (30.95%) .NET
8 13 (30.95%) Servlets
8 13 (30.95%) HTTP
9 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
9 12 (28.57%) DHCP
9 12 (28.57%) FTP
9 12 (28.57%) DNS
9 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
9 12 (28.57%) WebLogic
9 12 (28.57%) IIS
9 12 (28.57%) IPsec
9 12 (28.57%) VMware
9 12 (28.57%) Jetty
9 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (28.57%) Google
9 12 (28.57%) Xen
9 12 (28.57%) nginx
9 12 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (28.57%) Google App Engine
9 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
9 12 (28.57%) Jenkins

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 22 (52.38%) Apache
2 17 (40.48%) Tomcat
3 12 (28.57%) WebLogic
3 12 (28.57%) IIS
3 12 (28.57%) Jetty
3 12 (28.57%) nginx
4 7 (16.67%) JBoss
5 6 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (7.14%) FileNet
7 2 (4.76%) CICS
7 2 (4.76%) Confluence
8 1 (2.38%) Apache Pig
8 1 (2.38%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (2.38%) GlassFish
8 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (28.57%) Google App Engine
1 12 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (28.57%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.95%) HTTP
2 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) DHCP
2 12 (28.57%) FTP
2 12 (28.57%) IPsec
3 11 (26.19%) SSL
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 1 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.90%) MySQL
1 5 (11.90%) DB2
2 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.76%) Adabas
5 1 (2.38%) Hadoop
5 1 (2.38%) Apache Hive
5 1 (2.38%) Big Data
5 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Jenkins
2 5 (11.90%) JUnit
2 5 (11.90%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
4 1 (2.38%) JMeter
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (4.76%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.38%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.14%) Java Programmer
4 3 (7.14%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Programmer
4 3 (7.14%) FileNet Developer
5 2 (4.76%) COBOL Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Web Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) User Experience Architect
6 1 (2.38%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.38%) Configuration Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Release Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.38%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) J2EE
2 13 (30.95%) Servlets
2 13 (30.95%) .NET
3 9 (21.43%) XML
4 7 (16.67%) Java EE
5 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
5 5 (11.90%) Spring
6 4 (9.52%) Web Services
6 4 (9.52%) HTML
7 2 (4.76%) CSS
7 2 (4.76%) Middleware
7 2 (4.76%) Ajax
7 2 (4.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 2 (4.76%) jQuery
8 1 (2.38%) JPA
8 1 (2.38%) RESTful
8 1 (2.38%) JSF
8 1 (2.38%) JSTL
8 1 (2.38%) Dojo
8 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) W3C
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) RIA
4 1 (2.38%) FMCG
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Linux
2 9 (21.43%) UNIX
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (35.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 8 (19.05%) Automated Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Unit Testing
5 8 (19.05%) Open Source
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) TDD
6 5 (11.90%) OO
7 3 (7.14%) UML
7 3 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 3 (7.14%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) BDD
8 2 (4.76%) ETL
9 1 (2.38%) Information Architecture
9 1 (2.38%) Feature Driven Development
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (85.71%) Java
2 5 (11.90%) JavaScript
2 5 (11.90%) SQL
3 4 (9.52%) Python
3 4 (9.52%) Perl
4 3 (7.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.76%) COBOL
5 2 (4.76%) JCL
5 2 (4.76%) Groovy
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) XPath
6 1 (2.38%) C#
6 1 (2.38%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (28.57%) Xen
1 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Puppet
2 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 12 (28.57%) VMware
1 12 (28.57%) Google
2 11 (26.19%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) IBM
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) hybris
5 1 (2.38%) ATG
5 1 (2.38%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.38%) BEA
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