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 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 20 - 27
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 6 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.09% - 2.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 28.57% - 5.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£225 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £386
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +3.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £45.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-16.38% +71.42%
WebSphere
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
21 12 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 10.82% 8.57% 37.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 7 23
Average daily rate £365 £245 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.97% -3.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £425 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 12
Average hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.15% -11.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-8.10% -

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
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 3 March 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (50.00%) Java
4 5 (41.67%) UML
4 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
4 5 (41.67%) Finance
5 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 4 (33.33%) Service Management
5 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (33.33%) Citrix
5 4 (33.33%) UNIX
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL
6 3 (25.00%) HP
6 3 (25.00%) DTS
6 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
6 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 3 (25.00%) Validation
6 3 (25.00%) CMDB
6 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
6 3 (25.00%) Spring
6 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
6 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
7 2 (16.67%) Subversion
7 2 (16.67%) Change Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, 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 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) DTS
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) JUnit
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Solutions Designer
1 5 (41.67%) Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Wintel Technical Specialist
5 1 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 3 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (8.33%) Spring Integration
3 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
3 1 (8.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Mainframe
2 3 (25.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (41.67%) UML
3 5 (41.67%) SOA
4 4 (33.33%) Service Management
4 4 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 4 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) Coaching
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (25.00%) ITIL
5 3 (25.00%) Validation
5 3 (25.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (16.67%) Change Management
6 2 (16.67%) Workflow
6 2 (16.67%) CRM
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 3 (25.00%) HP