The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 29 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.08% 0.67% 1.02%
As % of the Application Platforms category 34.78% 4.17% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -25.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £325 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £325 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £29.95
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +6.42%
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East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Norfolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
23 24 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 8.85% 16.11% 15.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 14
Average daily rate £398 £250 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.20% -44.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £13.20 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.20% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Norfolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Norfolk

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Norfolk

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Norfolk

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 5 (45.45%) Java
3 4 (36.36%) J2EE
3 4 (36.36%) UNIX
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Service Management
4 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
4 3 (27.27%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) JDBC
5 2 (18.18%) JSP
5 2 (18.18%) Web Services
5 2 (18.18%) XML
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) JMS
5 2 (18.18%) HTTP
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL
5 2 (18.18%) Solaris

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Norfolk 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 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
2 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) J2EE
2 3 (27.27%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) JDBC
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) JMS
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) WSDL
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
4 1 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) UNIX
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
4 1 (9.09%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Service Management
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Veritas
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle