The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Northampton 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 28 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 0.95% 1.96% 1.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.26% 11.11% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Average daily rate
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£470 £550 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.54% +25.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £401 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -2.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.50 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-3.17% -30.38%
Application Platforms Category
Northampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
38 27 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northampton 18.10% 17.65% 12.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 11 20
Average daily rate £375 £335 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +3.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £488 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
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Northamptonshire

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) Business Development
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (50.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) TSYS
3 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (25.00%) REST
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) JPA
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) OAuth
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northampton 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 (25.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Informix
1 1 (25.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) EJB
1 1 (25.00%) CSS
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) Struts
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (25.00%) Spring
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) JSON
1 1 (25.00%) Spring MVC
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 1 (25.00%) JPA
1 1 (25.00%) OAuth
1 1 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (25.00%) Tandem
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Development
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Control
2 1 (25.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) SysML
2 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VB
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) IBM
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) TSYS