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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 31 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 2.99% - 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 30.77% - 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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£350 - £450
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 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -29.55%
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
26 27 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Norfolk 9.70% 16.17% 12.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 10
Average daily rate £350 £270 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.62% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £190 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £389 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.63 £25.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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%) 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%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
5 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 2 (18.18%) SLA
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) CMDB
5 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
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

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Process Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Ant
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Backup Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
3 1 (9.09%) AIX 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%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) Web Services
3 2 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (18.18%) JMS
3 2 (18.18%) JDBC
3 2 (18.18%) JSP
4 1 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (9.09%) WSDL
4 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
4 1 (9.09%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (9.09%) Spring
4 1 (9.09%) JSF
4 1 (9.09%) Java EE
4 1 (9.09%) jQuery
4 1 (9.09%) XSD
4 1 (9.09%) XSLT
4 1 (9.09%) CSS
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 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
1 3 (27.27%) Service Management
1 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
1 3 (27.27%) Knowledge Management
1 3 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
2 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
2 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mapping
3 1 (9.09%) Master Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
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