The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 25 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 1.32% 2.94% 0.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.11% 23.81% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £425 £305 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.48 £35.28
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +6.23%
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
18 21 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicester 11.92% 12.35% 17.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 18
Median daily rate £375 £238 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.89% -20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £438 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 3
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicester region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (25.00%) JBoss
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) DB2
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
1 1 (25.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Mainframe Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) AS400
1 2 (50.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 2 (50.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (25.00%) Scrum
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) IBM
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) hybris