The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank - 46 35
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - 0.47% 0.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 3.08% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
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
53 65 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.04% 15.12% 11.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 42 17
Average daily rate £330 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £14.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Unix
3 3 (60.00%) Windows
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (60.00%) SDLC
4 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Banking
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) Perl
4 2 (40.00%) Python
4 2 (40.00%) iPlanet
5 1 (20.00%) Middleware
5 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) Electronics
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (20.00%) VB

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (40.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (20.00%) Commerce Server
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) DB2
1 1 (20.00%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
2 1 (20.00%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Linux Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) Unix Technical Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Specialist
1 2 (40.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Implementation Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Unix Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Ajax
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) jQuery
1 1 (20.00%) Middleware
1 1 (20.00%) SOAP
1 1 (20.00%) Web Services
1 1 (20.00%) XML
1 1 (20.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Unix
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Change Control
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) XPath
3 1 (20.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) ATG
4 1 (20.00%) hybris
4 1 (20.00%) SAP