The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Leicester region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 28 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.82% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.07%
Application Platforms Category
Leicester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
27 16 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 16.36% 14.41% 9.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 1
Average daily rate £300 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £36.25 £11.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+229.54% -68.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebSphere
Leicestershire

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 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 3 (75.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
3 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Ansible
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Java EE
3 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
3 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) JSP
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) JMeter
2 1 (25.00%) Ant
2 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (50.00%) J2EE
1 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) Java EE
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) JSP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) AIX
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) DevOps
1 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (25.00%) OO
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) ERP
1 1 (25.00%) OOD
1 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Vagrant
1 1 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (25.00%) Ansible
1 1 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Rackspace
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
2 1 (25.00%) VMware