The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 30 42 33
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 5 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.10% 0.63% 2.42%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.81% 6.25% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £350 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 - £29.95
WebSphere
East Midlands

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
64 32 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.89% 10.16% 12.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 18 26
Average daily rate £325 £350 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £203 £112
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 7
Average hourly rate £24.00 £14.13 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.91% -29.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £11.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £33.18 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +15 4 £319 -8.92% 1
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 5 (55.56%) Java
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 4 (44.44%) DB2
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (22.22%) Puppet
4 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
4 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (22.22%) Ansible
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
4 2 (22.22%) Retail
4 2 (22.22%) Subversion
4 2 (22.22%) VSAM
4 2 (22.22%) CA Endevor
4 2 (22.22%) CICS
4 2 (22.22%) NATURAL
4 2 (22.22%) JCL
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) ITIL
4 2 (22.22%) COBOL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Adabas
4 2 (22.22%) Ant

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (22.22%) CICS
2 2 (22.22%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) DB2
2 2 (22.22%) Adabas
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
2 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 2 (22.22%) Jenkins
2 2 (22.22%) Ant
2 2 (22.22%) Subversion
3 1 (11.11%) JMeter
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Mainframe Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Web Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) J2EE
1 1 (11.11%) Hibernate
1 1 (11.11%) Spring
1 1 (11.11%) Java EE
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mainframe
1 2 (22.22%) VSAM
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Memory Management
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) NATURAL
2 2 (22.22%) JCL
2 2 (22.22%) COBOL
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) CA Endevor
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (22.22%) Ansible
2 1 (11.11%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) JD Edwards
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Rackspace
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