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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 39 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.35% 0.57% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.13% 4.44% 3.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £450 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £401 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.99% +0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -4.76%
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
47 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.49% 12.93% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 28 20
Median daily rate £260 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.96% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £90 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Median hourly rate £12.25 £14.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.03% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £28.75 £21.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-15.77% +15.34%

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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +1 1 - -
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 10 (90.91%) DB2
3 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
3 6 (54.55%) AS400
3 6 (54.55%) IBM Mainframe
4 5 (45.45%) JPA
4 5 (45.45%) Spring
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
4 5 (45.45%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (45.45%) JSP
4 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) Control-M
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
5 4 (36.36%) HTML
5 4 (36.36%) Banking
6 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
6 3 (27.27%) J2EE
7 2 (18.18%) Intranet
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) Spanish Language
8 1 (9.09%) Java EE

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) DB2
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 5 (45.45%) Java Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Mainframe Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) AS400 Analyst Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) AS400 Programmer
4 2 (18.18%) Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) DB2 Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Analyst Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Architect
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
1 5 (45.45%) JPA
1 5 (45.45%) jQuery
1 5 (45.45%) JSP
1 5 (45.45%) Spring
2 4 (36.36%) HTML
2 4 (36.36%) XML
2 4 (36.36%) XSLT
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE
3 3 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) AS400
1 6 (54.55%) IBM Mainframe
1 6 (54.55%) Mainframe
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
1 5 (45.45%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Control-M
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Oracle
2 6 (54.55%) IBM