The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 31 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.01% - 3.31%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.16% - 16.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 9
Average daily rate
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£260 - £260
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £336 - £270
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.50 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-3.17% -30.38%
Application Platforms Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
76 11 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 22.89% 6.51% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 8 48
Average daily rate £300 £350 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% +29.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £17.05 - £11.36
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Newcastle upon Tyne region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 36 (92.31%) Oracle
2 35 (89.74%) Linux
3 25 (64.10%) UNIX
4 20 (51.28%) Informatica
4 20 (51.28%) Red Hat
5 19 (48.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (46.15%) IBM
7 15 (38.46%) Java
8 12 (30.77%) Siebel
8 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
9 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
9 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
9 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
9 11 (28.21%) Oracle Fusion
9 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
9 11 (28.21%) TIBCO
9 11 (28.21%) Middleware
9 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
9 11 (28.21%) SOA
9 11 (28.21%) RDBMS
9 11 (28.21%) SQL
9 11 (28.21%) .NET
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
9 11 (28.21%) JBoss
10 10 (25.64%) Tuxedo
10 10 (25.64%) WebLogic
10 10 (25.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 10 (25.64%) WebSphere MQ
10 10 (25.64%) Finance
10 10 (25.64%) Manufacturing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 10 (25.64%) WebSphere Application Server
1 10 (25.64%) WebLogic
1 10 (25.64%) Tuxedo
2 4 (10.26%) FileNet
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) LDAP
2 4 (10.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
1 11 (28.21%) RDBMS
1 11 (28.21%) Relational Database
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
1 10 (25.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (20.51%) SOA Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Build Engineer
4 4 (10.26%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (10.26%) Analyst
4 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 3 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) .NET
1 11 (28.21%) Middleware
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (25.64%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (10.26%) Web Services
4 3 (7.69%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Linux
2 25 (64.10%) UNIX
3 19 (48.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (23.08%) AIX
5 3 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) SOA
1 11 (28.21%) Configuration Management
1 11 (28.21%) Integration Testing
1 11 (28.21%) Test Scripting
2 7 (17.95%) Change Control
2 7 (17.95%) Workflow
2 7 (17.95%) ETL
3 4 (10.26%) DevOps
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) OO
6 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (38.46%) Java
2 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 5 (12.82%) Perl
4 4 (10.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 11 (28.21%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Oracle
2 20 (51.28%) Informatica
2 20 (51.28%) Red Hat
3 18 (46.15%) IBM
4 12 (30.77%) Siebel
5 11 (28.21%) JBoss
5 11 (28.21%) TIBCO
6 10 (25.64%) VMware
7 7 (17.95%) Axway
7 7 (17.95%) Sun
7 7 (17.95%) HP
8 4 (10.26%) Business Objects
9 1 (2.56%) Microsoft