The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the North East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 34 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 31 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 4.74% 3.96% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 19.25% 30.77% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 7 3
Average daily rate £274 £260 £232
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.28% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £260 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £270 £254
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £27.48 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -52.20%
Application Platforms Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
161 39 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.62% 12.87% 19.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 20 42
Average daily rate £269 £270 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.46% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £420 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 8
Average hourly rate - £13.11 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 30 (83.33%) Oracle
3 19 (52.78%) UNIX
3 19 (52.78%) IBM
4 16 (44.44%) Java
5 15 (41.67%) .NET
6 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
6 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (33.33%) Integration Testing
7 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
7 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
7 12 (33.33%) RDBMS
7 12 (33.33%) TIBCO
7 12 (33.33%) Middleware
7 12 (33.33%) SOA
8 11 (30.56%) JBoss
8 11 (30.56%) Tuxedo
8 11 (30.56%) Informatica
8 11 (30.56%) Finance
8 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
9 10 (27.78%) VMware
10 9 (25.00%) AIX
11 8 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
12 7 (19.44%) Degree
12 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (30.56%) Tuxedo
2 8 (22.22%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) FileNet
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LDAP
2 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 12 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 8 (22.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (5.56%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 2 (5.56%) Rational Application Developer
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
General
1 11 (30.56%) Finance
1 11 (30.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) SOA Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Build Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Programmer
6 3 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 3 (8.33%) J2EE Developer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.56%) Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) .NET
2 12 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 12 (33.33%) Middleware
3 6 (16.67%) Web Services
4 5 (13.89%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (8.33%) Software Packaging
5 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
5 3 (8.33%) Java EE
5 3 (8.33%) XML
5 3 (8.33%) Struts
5 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
5 3 (8.33%) EJB
5 3 (8.33%) JSP
5 3 (8.33%) Servlets
5 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 3 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (5.56%) DHTML
6 2 (5.56%) SOAP
6 2 (5.56%) DOM
6 2 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Open Source
2 1 (2.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 35 (97.22%) Linux
2 19 (52.78%) UNIX
3 14 (38.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (25.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 12 (33.33%) Test Scripting
1 12 (33.33%) SOA
2 7 (19.44%) ETL
2 7 (19.44%) Configuration Management
3 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 3 (8.33%) Migration
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) RAD
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Workflow
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (44.44%) Java
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 12 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) Oracle
2 19 (52.78%) IBM
3 14 (38.89%) Red Hat
4 12 (33.33%) TIBCO
5 11 (30.56%) JBoss
5 11 (30.56%) Informatica
6 10 (27.78%) VMware
7 4 (11.11%) HP
7 4 (11.11%) Siebel
8 3 (8.33%) Axway
9 2 (5.56%) webMethods
10 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
10 1 (2.78%) Sun
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