The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 39 36 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 4 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.05% 1.17% 0.27%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.44% 10.00% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £469 £556 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.73% +15.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £418
% change year-on-year
- +1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.65 £35.28
% change year-on-year
-7.03% +6.73%
WebSphere
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
90 40 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.62% 11.70% 12.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 30 27
Median daily rate £423 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.18% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £277 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.75 £16.83 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.38% +40.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Northampton -5 2 £469 -12.79%
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 4 (57.14%) Change Management
2 4 (57.14%) Foglight
2 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 4 (57.14%) Unix
2 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) AIX
2 4 (57.14%) Solaris
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 4 (57.14%) Sun
2 4 (57.14%) EMC
2 4 (57.14%) Intel
2 4 (57.14%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
2 4 (57.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (57.14%) nmon
2 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
3 3 (42.86%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) J2EE
4 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Finance

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (28.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) SAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Unix Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Unix Technical Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) J2EE Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 2 (28.57%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
1 4 (57.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) AIX
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (57.14%) Solaris
1 4 (57.14%) Unix
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Change Management
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
1 4 (57.14%) Project Planning
1 4 (57.14%) Service Management
2 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) Java
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 4 (57.14%) Foglight
1 4 (57.14%) nmon
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix
1 4 (57.14%) EMC
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
1 4 (57.14%) Intel
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
1 4 (57.14%) Sun
1 4 (57.14%) VMware