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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 85 75 75
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.67% 0.79% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.38% 4.37% 3.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 1
Average daily rate £350 £325 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -38.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
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
296 206 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 19.92% 18.09% 18.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 141 114
Average daily rate £425 £355 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.71% +10.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £458 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £20.43 £12.00 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.20% -18.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £12.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 10 February 2016, 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 30 (76.92%) Java
2 28 (71.79%) J2EE
3 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (53.85%) Tomcat
4 21 (53.85%) HTTP
5 18 (46.15%) XML
6 16 (41.03%) IBM
6 16 (41.03%) Linux
6 16 (41.03%) Apache
6 16 (41.03%) IIS
6 16 (41.03%) Jetty
7 15 (38.46%) nginx
7 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
7 15 (38.46%) .NET
7 15 (38.46%) Servlets
7 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
7 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
7 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
8 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (35.90%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (35.90%) DevOps
9 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (33.33%) VMware
9 13 (33.33%) IPsec
9 13 (33.33%) DNS
9 13 (33.33%) SSL
9 13 (33.33%) DHCP
9 13 (33.33%) FTP
9 13 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (30.77%) JavaScript

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 21 (53.85%) Tomcat
2 16 (41.03%) Apache
2 16 (41.03%) IIS
2 16 (41.03%) Jetty
3 15 (38.46%) nginx
4 13 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 7 (17.95%) JBoss
5 7 (17.95%) WebLogic
6 4 (10.26%) CMS
7 1 (2.56%) GlassFish
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Application Server
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (2.56%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (35.90%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (30.77%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (30.77%) Google App Engine
2 12 (30.77%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (53.85%) HTTP
2 15 (38.46%) TCP/IP
3 13 (33.33%) DHCP
3 13 (33.33%) DNS
3 13 (33.33%) FTP
3 13 (33.33%) IPsec
3 13 (33.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) Internet
4 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.56%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (38.46%) Jenkins
2 9 (23.08%) Eclipse
3 6 (15.38%) JMeter
3 6 (15.38%) JUnit
3 6 (15.38%) Selenium
4 5 (12.82%) Maven
5 1 (2.56%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.56%) Log4j
5 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (43.59%) Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 8 (20.51%) Java Programmer
3 8 (20.51%) Programmer
4 7 (17.95%) WebSphere Developer
5 6 (15.38%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) WebOps Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Head of DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.56%) Analyst Programmer
8 1 (2.56%) Audit Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Consultant
8 1 (2.56%) Head of Digital
8 1 (2.56%) Head of WebOps
8 1 (2.56%) Java WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.56%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (71.79%) J2EE
2 18 (46.15%) XML
3 15 (38.46%) .NET
3 15 (38.46%) Servlets
4 12 (30.77%) HTML
5 5 (12.82%) CSS
5 5 (12.82%) HTML5
6 4 (10.26%) Ajax
6 4 (10.26%) Web Services
6 4 (10.26%) XHTML
6 4 (10.26%) XSLT
7 2 (5.13%) Middleware
7 2 (5.13%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.56%) Hibernate
8 1 (2.56%) JMS
8 1 (2.56%) jQuery
8 1 (2.56%) JSF
8 1 (2.56%) Spring
8 1 (2.56%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Blog
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 2 (5.13%) Windows
3 1 (2.56%) AIX
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (38.46%) Configuration Management
3 14 (35.90%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (35.90%) DevOps
4 11 (28.21%) UML
5 9 (23.08%) Web Operations
6 8 (20.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.26%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (10.26%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (10.26%) RAD
7 4 (10.26%) SOA
7 4 (10.26%) Waterfall
8 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Open Source
9 2 (5.13%) SDLC
9 2 (5.13%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
10 1 (2.56%) Threat Analysis
10 1 (2.56%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) Java
2 12 (30.77%) JavaScript
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
4 4 (10.26%) Ada
5 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) Xen
3 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) IBM
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 13 (33.33%) VMware
4 12 (30.77%) Google
5 7 (17.95%) hybris
6 6 (15.38%) ATG
6 6 (15.38%) BEA
7 3 (7.69%) Kony
8 2 (5.13%) Oracle
9 1 (2.56%) Axway
9 1 (2.56%) Informatica
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
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