The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 93 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 28 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.98% 2.67% 2.32%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.74% 15.91% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 22 11
Median daily rate £270 £563 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +73.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £321 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £635 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +20.63%
WebSphere
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 North East region.

Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
253 176 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 20.65% 16.79% 23.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 126 98
Median daily rate £300 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.41% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £290 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £600 £379
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 2 11
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.40 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £22.60 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in the North East

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -35 11 £270 -50.90% 1
Durham - 1 - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, 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 North East region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 32 (86.49%) Oracle
1 32 (86.49%) AIX
1 32 (86.49%) IBM
2 31 (83.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 31 (83.78%) Unix
3 27 (72.97%) WebLogic
3 27 (72.97%) Axway
4 25 (67.57%) Configuration Management
5 24 (64.86%) Java
6 20 (54.05%) Perl
6 20 (54.05%) Sun
6 20 (54.05%) SSL
7 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
7 19 (51.35%) Linux
8 18 (48.65%) Windows
8 18 (48.65%) Red Hat
8 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (48.65%) Puppet
9 17 (45.95%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (45.95%) ITIL
10 16 (43.24%) OO
10 16 (43.24%) JBoss
10 16 (43.24%) Solaris
10 16 (43.24%) Siebel
10 16 (43.24%) Informatica
10 16 (43.24%) J2EE
10 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (43.24%) IBM Integration Bus
11 15 (40.54%) DevOps

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 31 (83.78%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (72.97%) WebLogic
3 16 (43.24%) JBoss
4 15 (40.54%) MQSeries
4 15 (40.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 15 (40.54%) Tuxedo
5 13 (35.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (29.73%) AquaLogic
7 7 (18.92%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (16.22%) Confluence
9 4 (10.81%) FileNet
10 2 (5.41%) Apache
10 2 (5.41%) IIS
10 2 (5.41%) Jetty
10 2 (5.41%) Mongrel
10 2 (5.41%) nginx
10 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
11 1 (2.70%) CICS
11 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 13 (35.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (29.73%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) OpenShift
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.41%) Google App Engine
2 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
3 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) SSL
2 8 (21.62%) Network Security
3 7 (18.92%) Intrusion Detection
3 7 (18.92%) LDAP
4 2 (5.41%) DHCP
4 2 (5.41%) DNS
4 2 (5.41%) FTP
4 2 (5.41%) HTTP
4 2 (5.41%) IPsec
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) DB2
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (16.22%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (2.70%) Banking
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Linux Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Middleware Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Support Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Unix Linux Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) AIX Administrator
7 1 (2.70%) Developer
7 1 (2.70%) Project Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) WebOps Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (43.24%) IBM Integration Bus
1 16 (43.24%) J2EE
2 15 (40.54%) Middleware
3 14 (37.84%) Software Packaging
3 14 (37.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.41%) .NET
4 2 (5.41%) Servlets
5 1 (2.70%) JMS
5 1 (2.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (18.92%) DataPower
3 4 (10.81%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) AIX
2 31 (83.78%) Unix
3 19 (51.35%) Linux
4 18 (48.65%) Windows
5 16 (43.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (43.24%) Solaris
6 15 (40.54%) OS/390
6 15 (40.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (67.57%) Configuration Management
2 18 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (45.95%) ITIL
4 16 (43.24%) OO
5 15 (40.54%) DevOps
6 13 (35.14%) Problem Management
7 12 (32.43%) Change Management
7 12 (32.43%) Release Management
7 12 (32.43%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (32.43%) Security Management
7 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
8 11 (29.73%) Change Control
9 10 (27.03%) QMS
10 7 (18.92%) Workflow
11 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.41%) Open Source
12 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.70%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
12 1 (2.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) Java
2 20 (54.05%) Perl
3 15 (40.54%) C++
4 14 (37.84%) C
5 7 (18.92%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Korn
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (48.65%) Puppet
2 17 (45.95%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) IBM
1 32 (86.49%) Oracle
2 27 (72.97%) Axway
3 20 (54.05%) Sun
4 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
5 18 (48.65%) Red Hat
6 16 (43.24%) Informatica
6 16 (43.24%) Siebel
7 15 (40.54%) HP
8 11 (29.73%) Fujitsu
9 4 (10.81%) VMware
10 2 (5.41%) Citrix
10 2 (5.41%) Google
11 1 (2.70%) Cisco
11 1 (2.70%) Lotus
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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