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 21 August 2014 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 62 76 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.16% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.32% 2.83% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £381 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +6.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +5.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £31.88 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-2.74% -44.56%
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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 Leeds region.

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
190 212 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.34% 23.37% 21.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 116 134
Average daily rate £350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £125 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £401 £409
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 6
Average hourly rate £13.20 £36.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.33% +166.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
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 21 August 2014, 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 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 12 (63.16%) Linux
3 10 (52.63%) IBM
4 9 (47.37%) JBoss
5 8 (42.11%) DB2
6 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (31.58%) AIX
7 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
7 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
7 6 (31.58%) ClearQuest
7 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
7 6 (31.58%) Workflow
7 6 (31.58%) ATG
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (31.58%) Workflow Management
8 5 (26.32%) Java
8 5 (26.32%) UNIX
8 5 (26.32%) Solaris
8 5 (26.32%) Apache
8 5 (26.32%) SLA
8 5 (26.32%) SAN
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
8 5 (26.32%) ATG Dynamo
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
9 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) Tomcat

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 6 (31.58%) Oracle Workflow
2 5 (26.32%) Apache
2 5 (26.32%) ATG Dynamo
3 4 (21.05%) WebLogic
4 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
5 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (5.26%) Jetty
6 1 (5.26%) Mule
6 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.26%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) HTTP
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) 2G
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (42.11%) DB2
2 2 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (31.58%) ClearCase
1 6 (31.58%) ClearQuest
2 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Developer
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Developer
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (10.53%) HTML
2 2 (10.53%) Java EE
2 2 (10.53%) J2EE
2 2 (10.53%) CSS
2 2 (10.53%) XML
2 2 (10.53%) XSLT
3 1 (5.26%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (5.26%) Ajax
3 1 (5.26%) JSP
3 1 (5.26%) Servlets
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
3 1 (5.26%) Dojo
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Mainframe
2 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Linux
2 6 (31.58%) AIX
3 5 (26.32%) Solaris
3 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (26.32%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
1 6 (31.58%) Workflow
1 6 (31.58%) Workflow Management
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) OO
4 2 (10.53%) SOA
4 2 (10.53%) Software Engineering
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (5.26%) Business Process Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) BPR
5 1 (5.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 2 (10.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Xen
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Oracle
2 10 (52.63%) IBM
3 9 (47.37%) JBoss
4 6 (31.58%) ATG
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) MKS
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Google
6 1 (5.26%) hybris
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
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