The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 28 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 Northamptonshire 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 40 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.56% 3.36% 1.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.77% 21.43% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Average daily rate
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£470 £575 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.26% +31.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £409 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.07%
Application Platforms Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 42 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 14.97% 15.67% 13.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 26
Average daily rate £338 £381 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.47% +27.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £233 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £608 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -1 2 £470 -16.44%
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) TSYS
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
3 1 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
3 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (20.00%) JPA
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) OAuth
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) VisionPLUS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Informix
1 1 (20.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) RequisitePro
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Architect
1 2 (40.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Senior SAP Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Integration Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
2 1 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (20.00%) Spring
2 1 (20.00%) Ajax
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) Spring MVC
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (20.00%) JPA
2 1 (20.00%) OAuth
2 1 (20.00%) REST
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) EJB
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) JSP
2 1 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Struts
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Android
1 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Development
1 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) UML
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) SOA
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) SysML
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) TSYS