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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 68 79 59
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 31 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.28% 0.58% 1.60%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.65% 3.06% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 5 6
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +26.00%
WebSphere
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
291 229 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 21.44% 18.82% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 143 107
Average daily rate £336 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.92% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £245 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+68.00% -62.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

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 22 May 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 31 (75.61%) Java
2 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (53.66%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) Apache
5 17 (41.46%) J2EE
6 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
7 14 (34.15%) IBM
8 13 (31.71%) HTTP
8 13 (31.71%) .NET
8 13 (31.71%) Servlets
8 13 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (29.27%) Jetty
9 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (29.27%) Google
9 12 (29.27%) Xen
9 12 (29.27%) VMware
9 12 (29.27%) IPsec
9 12 (29.27%) IIS
9 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
9 12 (29.27%) DNS
9 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
9 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
9 12 (29.27%) DHCP
9 12 (29.27%) FTP
9 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
9 12 (29.27%) Cloud Computing
9 12 (29.27%) nginx
9 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
9 12 (29.27%) Google App Engine
9 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 19 (46.34%) Apache
2 16 (39.02%) Tomcat
3 12 (29.27%) Jetty
3 12 (29.27%) IIS
3 12 (29.27%) nginx
4 9 (21.95%) WebLogic
5 7 (17.07%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (17.07%) JBoss
6 3 (7.32%) FileNet
7 2 (4.88%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (2.44%) ATG Dynamo
8 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (29.27%) Google App Engine
1 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 13 (31.71%) HTTP
2 12 (29.27%) IPsec
2 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
2 12 (29.27%) DNS
2 12 (29.27%) DHCP
2 12 (29.27%) FTP
3 11 (26.83%) SSL
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) DB2
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 4 (9.76%) MySQL
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (7.32%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (29.27%) Jenkins
2 5 (12.20%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.32%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) JMeter
4 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Law
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Electronics
4 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Developer
2 7 (17.07%) Java Developer
3 6 (14.63%) Architect
4 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Development Manager
4 3 (7.32%) Programmer
4 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (7.32%) Java Programmer
4 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 3 (7.32%) FileNet Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Administrator
5 2 (4.88%) Web Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Release Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
6 1 (2.44%) Java Web Developer
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.44%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) J2EE
2 13 (31.71%) .NET
2 13 (31.71%) Servlets
3 7 (17.07%) XML
4 6 (14.63%) HTML
5 5 (12.20%) Java EE
6 4 (9.76%) Web Services
6 4 (9.76%) Ajax
6 4 (9.76%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 3 (7.32%) Spring
7 3 (7.32%) Hibernate
7 3 (7.32%) CSS
7 3 (7.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 3 (7.32%) Middleware
8 2 (4.88%) XSLT
8 2 (4.88%) jQuery
9 1 (2.44%) JPA
9 1 (2.44%) JSTL
9 1 (2.44%) Dojo
9 1 (2.44%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Open Source
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.88%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.88%) DataPower
4 1 (2.44%) FMCG
4 1 (2.44%) RIA
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Clustering
4 1 (2.44%) W3C
4 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.44%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (53.66%) Linux
2 9 (21.95%) UNIX
3 5 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (12.20%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
3 12 (29.27%) Configuration Management
4 8 (19.51%) Automated Testing
4 8 (19.51%) Unit Testing
5 5 (12.20%) DevOps
5 5 (12.20%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) Software Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) BDD
7 2 (4.88%) Scrum
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
8 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Pay per click
8 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.44%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.44%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 31 (75.61%) Java
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 2 (4.88%) Python
4 2 (4.88%) Perl
5 1 (2.44%) Groovy
5 1 (2.44%) XPath
5 1 (2.44%) C#
5 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.44%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
1 12 (29.27%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.44%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) IBM
2 12 (29.27%) Google
2 12 (29.27%) VMware
2 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (19.51%) Oracle
4 5 (12.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.88%) hybris
6 1 (2.44%) ATG
6 1 (2.44%) BEA
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