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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 42 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.85% 1.19% 1.45%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.08% 8.89% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Median daily rate £420 £345 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -33.65%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £409
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £41.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +2.50%
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
71 45 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.15% 13.35% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 30 50
Median daily rate £420 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £300 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £18.75 - £16.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.29 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+21.65% -9.70%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 13 (92.86%) Java
2 12 (85.71%) J2EE
3 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (71.43%) Ajax
4 10 (71.43%) Web Development
4 10 (71.43%) Java EE
4 10 (71.43%) Ant
4 10 (71.43%) JBoss
4 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
4 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
4 10 (71.43%) JSP
4 10 (71.43%) JSON
4 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
4 10 (71.43%) JSF
5 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (14.29%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) Service Management
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) ITSM
6 1 (7.14%) Finance
6 1 (7.14%) Middleware
6 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Unix
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) AIX
6 1 (7.14%) Linux

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 10 (71.43%) JBoss
2 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IaaS
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) Ant
1 10 (71.43%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (71.43%) Developer
1 10 (71.43%) Java Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) J2EE Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Java Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) J2EE
2 10 (71.43%) Ajax
2 10 (71.43%) Java EE
2 10 (71.43%) JSF
2 10 (71.43%) JSON
2 10 (71.43%) JSP
3 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) AIX
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 10 (71.43%) Web Application Development
2 10 (71.43%) Web Development
3 2 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) ITSM
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) Java