The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 98 88 66
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 5 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.34% 1.34% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.04% 6.65% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 5
Median daily rate £500 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
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
245 346 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 16.67% 20.13% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 202 113
Median daily rate £400 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 6
Median hourly rate £15.25 £18.05 £31.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.50% -42.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £9.05 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.10 £37.04 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016, 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 8 (53.33%) J2EE
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Apache
4 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (40.00%) HTTP
4 6 (40.00%) IIS
4 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (40.00%) Jetty
4 6 (40.00%) nginx
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 5 (33.33%) Web Operations
5 5 (33.33%) Mongrel
5 5 (33.33%) Google
5 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (33.33%) Xen
5 5 (33.33%) Google App Engine
5 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) SSL
5 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 5 (33.33%) IPsec
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Servlets
5 5 (33.33%) .NET
5 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 7 (46.67%) Apache
2 6 (40.00%) IIS
2 6 (40.00%) Jetty
2 6 (40.00%) nginx
2 6 (40.00%) Tomcat
3 5 (33.33%) Mongrel
4 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Domino
5 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (33.33%) Google App Engine
1 5 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (6.67%) IaaS
2 1 (6.67%) PaaS
2 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) HTTP
2 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 5 (33.33%) DNS
2 5 (33.33%) FTP
2 5 (33.33%) IPsec
2 5 (33.33%) SSL
2 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) DB2
1 1 (6.67%) Hazelcast
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) Travis CI
2 1 (6.67%) JProfiler
2 1 (6.67%) JUnit
2 1 (6.67%) LoadUI
2 1 (6.67%) Rational Application Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.67%) VisualVM
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Applications Support
2 2 (13.33%) Architect
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Web Specialist
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) J2EE
2 5 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (13.33%) Middleware
3 2 (13.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (6.67%) EJB
4 1 (6.67%) Grails
4 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (6.67%) JAAS
4 1 (6.67%) JavaBeans
4 1 (6.67%) JDBC
4 1 (6.67%) JMS
4 1 (6.67%) JSP
4 1 (6.67%) JTA
4 1 (6.67%) React
4 1 (6.67%) SOAP
4 1 (6.67%) Spring
4 1 (6.67%) Struts
4 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) iSeries
2 1 (6.67%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 1 (6.67%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 5 (33.33%) Web Operations
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Analytics
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamic Code Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Pair Programming
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Time Management
4 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (6.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (33.33%) Xen
2 1 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Google
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Intel