The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
England / Midlands
Rank - - 13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands - - 6.90%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 32.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Median daily rate - - £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £420
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +1.19%
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 Midlands region.

Application Platforms Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
19 31 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 15.08% 17.13% 21.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 13
Median daily rate £450 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +8.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (50.00%) Riak
2 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (50.00%) GoCD
2 2 (50.00%) rkt
2 2 (50.00%) Ansible
2 2 (50.00%) Docker
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Mesos
2 2 (50.00%) CoreOS
2 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
2 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) nginx
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
2 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (50.00%) PaaS
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Solr
1 2 (50.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) nginx
1 2 (50.00%) OpenStack
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) IaaS
1 2 (50.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) Riak
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) GoCD
1 2 (50.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
1 2 (50.00%) SonarQube
1 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) DevOps Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps
1 2 (50.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) LAMP
1 2 (50.00%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (25.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (25.00%) SAP Basis
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) CoreOS
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Solaris
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (50.00%) Kanban
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Validation
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (25.00%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Go
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) Python
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Ansible
1 2 (50.00%) Control-M
1 2 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 2 (50.00%) Mesos
1 2 (50.00%) Nagios
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) rkt
1 2 (50.00%) Unicenter
1 2 (50.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) New Relic
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Ariba
2 1 (25.00%) ATG
2 1 (25.00%) Demandware
2 1 (25.00%) hybris
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) SAP