The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank - 31 35
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 3.66% 0.99%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 24.39% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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

Application Platforms Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
29 41 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.29% 15.02% 11.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 18
Median daily rate £263 £250 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £114 £90
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.25 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.43% -40.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +1.40%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leicestershire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP ERP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ERP
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) SAP