The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 29 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.56% -
As % of the Application Platforms category - 4.35% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £390 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £416 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-12.77% +71.42%
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Leicestershire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
20 23 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 12.42% 12.99% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 5
Average daily rate £325 £390 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +22.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 8
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £35.30 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-4.10% -2.30%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Leicester

WebSphere
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (30.00%) IBM
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (20.00%) CA Endevor
4 2 (20.00%) VSAM
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 2 (20.00%) CICS
4 2 (20.00%) NATURAL
4 2 (20.00%) JCL
4 2 (20.00%) Adabas
4 2 (20.00%) COBOL
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) DB2
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (10.00%) SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Middleware
5 1 (10.00%) BPR
5 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (20.00%) CICS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) DB2
1 2 (20.00%) Adabas
General
1 7 (70.00%) Retail
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Mainframe Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Business Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (20.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) COBOL
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) NATURAL
1 2 (20.00%) JCL
2 1 (10.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) IBM
2 2 (20.00%) SAP