The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 104 44 23
Rank change year-on-year
-60 -21
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 20 13 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.50% 2.30% 5.47%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.87% 11.82% 18.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 11 20
Median daily rate £298 £282 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.49% -7.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £300 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.48 £35.28
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +6.23%
WebSphere
Tyne and Wear

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

Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
341 110 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 25.58% 19.50% 30.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 82 103
Median daily rate £295 £300 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £248 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £493 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 5 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £14.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.10% -59.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +23.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 24 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 24 (85.71%) Unix
2 24 (85.71%) AIX
2 24 (85.71%) IBM
3 21 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 21 (75.00%) Axway
4 19 (67.86%) Configuration Management
5 17 (60.71%) Java
5 17 (60.71%) Linux
6 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (57.14%) Puppet
7 15 (53.57%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (53.57%) OO
7 15 (53.57%) JBoss
7 15 (53.57%) Siebel
7 15 (53.57%) Informatica
7 15 (53.57%) Red Hat
7 15 (53.57%) SSL
8 14 (50.00%) HP
8 14 (50.00%) Perl
8 14 (50.00%) DevOps
9 13 (46.43%) Software Packaging
9 13 (46.43%) Sun
10 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
10 12 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
10 12 (42.86%) Windows
10 12 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 (85.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 21 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 15 (53.57%) JBoss
4 9 (32.14%) MQSeries
4 9 (32.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 9 (32.14%) Tuxedo
5 8 (28.57%) Oracle Application Server
6 6 (21.43%) AquaLogic
6 6 (21.43%) Confluence
6 6 (21.43%) Oracle Workflow
7 3 (10.71%) FileNet
8 2 (7.14%) Apache
8 2 (7.14%) IIS
8 2 (7.14%) Jetty
8 2 (7.14%) nginx
8 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
9 1 (3.57%) CICS
9 1 (3.57%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 12 (42.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (21.43%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) OpenShift
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.14%) Google App Engine
2 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) IaaS
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (3.57%) PaaS
3 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (53.57%) SSL
2 6 (21.43%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (21.43%) LDAP
2 6 (21.43%) Network Security
3 2 (7.14%) DHCP
3 2 (7.14%) DNS
3 2 (7.14%) FTP
3 2 (7.14%) HTTP
3 2 (7.14%) IPsec
3 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) DB2
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Travis CI
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Cloud Engineer
1 11 (39.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Middleware Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Unix Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Software Packaging
2 12 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (35.71%) J2EE
4 9 (32.14%) IBM Integration Bus
4 9 (32.14%) Middleware
5 2 (7.14%) .NET
5 2 (7.14%) Servlets
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) WSDL
6 1 (3.57%) XML
6 1 (3.57%) XSD
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (25.00%) DataPower
3 3 (10.71%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) AIX
1 24 (85.71%) Unix
2 17 (60.71%) Linux
3 15 (53.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (42.86%) Windows
5 9 (32.14%) OS/390
5 9 (32.14%) Solaris
5 9 (32.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (67.86%) Configuration Management
2 16 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (53.57%) OO
4 14 (50.00%) DevOps
5 11 (39.29%) ITIL
6 10 (35.71%) Change Control
7 8 (28.57%) Problem Management
8 7 (25.00%) Change Management
8 7 (25.00%) Release Management
8 7 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (25.00%) Security Management
8 7 (25.00%) Service Delivery
9 6 (21.43%) Workflow
10 5 (17.86%) QMS
11 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (3.57%) Defect Management
12 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
12 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
12 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
12 1 (3.57%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 17 (60.71%) Java
2 14 (50.00%) Perl
3 9 (32.14%) C
3 9 (32.14%) C++
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (32.14%) Security Cleared
3 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) Docker
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (57.14%) Puppet
2 15 (53.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (89.29%) Oracle
2 24 (85.71%) IBM
3 21 (75.00%) Axway
4 15 (53.57%) Informatica
4 15 (53.57%) Red Hat
4 15 (53.57%) Siebel
5 14 (50.00%) HP
6 13 (46.43%) Sun
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 6 (21.43%) Fujitsu
9 3 (10.71%) VMware
10 2 (7.14%) Google
11 1 (3.57%) Cisco
11 1 (3.57%) Citrix
11 1 (3.57%) Lotus