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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
Rank 42 39 40
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 45 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.98% 3.96% 0.76%
As % of the Application Platforms category 24.46% 17.12% 3.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 21 1
Median daily rate £335 £417 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.56% +20.72%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - £39.00

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
184 146 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 24.44% 23.14% 21.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 100 64
Median daily rate £329 £417 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.09% +6.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £533 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £16.50 £22.85 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.78% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.97% +13.15%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 64 (88.89%) Unix
1 64 (88.89%) AIX
2 57 (79.17%) Linux
3 48 (66.67%) Windows
4 44 (61.11%) DevOps
5 43 (59.72%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (59.72%) ITIL
5 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
6 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (45.83%) Windows XP
7 33 (45.83%) Oracle
7 33 (45.83%) Windows 2000
8 32 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
8 32 (44.44%) IBM
9 31 (43.06%) Open Source
10 30 (41.67%) Service Management
11 29 (40.28%) Change Management
11 29 (40.28%) SaaS
11 29 (40.28%) PaaS
11 29 (40.28%) IaaS
12 27 (37.50%) Configuration Management
12 27 (37.50%) MS Excel
13 26 (36.11%) WebLogic
13 26 (36.11%) MS PowerPoint
14 25 (34.72%) Axway
14 25 (34.72%) Data Management
14 25 (34.72%) Puppet
15 24 (33.33%) Problem Management
15 24 (33.33%) Release Management
16 23 (31.94%) ITSM

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 32 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 26 (36.11%) WebLogic
3 20 (27.78%) JBoss
4 12 (16.67%) MQSeries
4 12 (16.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 10 (13.89%) Tuxedo
6 8 (11.11%) FileNet
6 8 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (8.33%) Apache
7 6 (8.33%) AquaLogic
7 6 (8.33%) IIS
7 6 (8.33%) Jetty
7 6 (8.33%) Mongrel
7 6 (8.33%) nginx
7 6 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
7 6 (8.33%) Tomcat
8 4 (5.56%) SAS
9 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 26 (36.11%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (26.39%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 6 (8.33%) OpenText MBPM
3 2 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 29 (40.28%) IaaS
1 29 (40.28%) PaaS
1 29 (40.28%) SaaS
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (8.33%) Google App Engine
2 6 (8.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.78%) HP Helion
4 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (30.56%) SSL
2 9 (12.50%) Network Security
3 8 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (11.11%) LDAP
4 6 (8.33%) DHCP
4 6 (8.33%) DNS
4 6 (8.33%) FTP
4 6 (8.33%) HTTP
4 6 (8.33%) IPsec
4 6 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (4.17%) SAS Enterprise Miner
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Jenkins
2 6 (8.33%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (1.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (29.17%) DevOps Engineer
2 15 (20.83%) Operations Engineer
3 14 (19.44%) Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) Operations Analyst
4 13 (18.06%) Support Analyst
5 12 (16.67%) Operational Support Analyst
5 12 (16.67%) Operations Support Analyst
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 7 (9.72%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (8.33%) Support Engineer
9 5 (6.94%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Linux Support
10 4 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
10 4 (5.56%) Technical Engineer
11 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 3 (4.17%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 3 (4.17%) Middleware Consultant
11 3 (4.17%) Support Consultant
11 3 (4.17%) Unix Analyst
11 3 (4.17%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.78%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (22.22%) Software Packaging
3 14 (19.44%) Middleware
4 12 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
5 11 (15.28%) J2EE
6 6 (8.33%) .NET
6 6 (8.33%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 43 (59.72%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (15.28%) Tandem
3 8 (11.11%) DataPower
4 7 (9.72%) Private Cloud
5 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.78%) Clustering
7 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 64 (88.89%) AIX
1 64 (88.89%) Unix
2 57 (79.17%) Linux
3 48 (66.67%) Windows
4 33 (45.83%) Windows 2000
4 33 (45.83%) Windows XP
5 19 (26.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (20.83%) Windows Server
7 12 (16.67%) OS/390
7 12 (16.67%) Solaris
8 3 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (61.11%) DevOps
2 43 (59.72%) ITIL
3 34 (47.22%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (43.06%) Open Source
5 30 (41.67%) Service Management
6 29 (40.28%) Change Management
7 27 (37.50%) Configuration Management
8 25 (34.72%) Data Management
9 24 (33.33%) Problem Management
9 24 (33.33%) Release Management
10 23 (31.94%) ITSM
11 19 (26.39%) OO
12 17 (23.61%) PRINCE2
13 13 (18.06%) Change Control
13 13 (18.06%) Data Analysis
14 11 (15.28%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 9 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
15 9 (12.50%) Service Delivery
16 8 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
16 8 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.94%) Java
2 15 (20.83%) Perl
3 10 (13.89%) SQL
4 6 (8.33%) C++
5 5 (6.94%) C
6 3 (4.17%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.33%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (6.94%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (4.17%) MCSA
5 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.39%) Degree
6 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.78%) SLA
2 6 (8.33%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (8.33%) Xen
3 3 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (4.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (34.72%) Puppet
2 20 (27.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 43 (59.72%) Microsoft
2 33 (45.83%) Oracle
3 32 (44.44%) IBM
4 25 (34.72%) Axway
5 21 (29.17%) Red Hat
6 20 (27.78%) Informatica
6 20 (27.78%) Siebel
7 18 (25.00%) HP
8 14 (19.44%) Sun
9 7 (9.72%) VMware
10 6 (8.33%) Google
11 4 (5.56%) Fujitsu
12 1 (1.39%) Capita
12 1 (1.39%) Citrix