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 29 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 27 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.97% 0.60% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -29.55%
WebSphere
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
30 20 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 19.74% 11.98% 7.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 1
Average daily rate £325 £353 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.80% +56.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.18% -
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 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 29 August 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 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Ansible
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
2 1 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Maven
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (33.33%) Ant
2 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) JMeter
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Technical Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) AIX
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vagrant
1 1 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Rackspace
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) VMware