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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 32 38 40
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.83% 1.61% 0.98%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.33% 14.71% 7.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 3
Median daily rate £425 £305 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -32.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £269 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £341 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.41%
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
24 34 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.96% 10.97% 12.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 20 20
Median daily rate £350 £260 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.61% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £375 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.15 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+25.32% +24.38%

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
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 1 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 1 July 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 -2 2 £425 +39.34%
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 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 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:

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