The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 23 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 26 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 5.43% 2.63% 0.61%
As % of the Application Platforms category 44.83% 13.75% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 0
Average daily rate £425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £402 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.85% -3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-13.88% -4.76%
WebSphere
Nottinghamshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 80 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.11% 19.14% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 17
Average daily rate £340 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 4
Average hourly rate £15.00 £50.00 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +292.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +11.11%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (62.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 18 (56.25%) Middleware
3 17 (53.13%) webMethods
4 14 (43.75%) Apigee
5 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (34.38%) Intel
7 10 (31.25%) DataPower
7 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
9 8 (25.00%) Retail
10 6 (18.75%) SOA
10 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (18.75%) ArchiMate
11 5 (15.63%) Software AG
12 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.50%) SOAP
12 4 (12.50%) Web Services
12 4 (12.50%) Linux
12 4 (12.50%) RESTful
12 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
12 4 (12.50%) IBM
12 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
13 3 (9.38%) Open Source
13 3 (9.38%) Puppet
13 3 (9.38%) Talend
13 3 (9.38%) Unified Process
13 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
13 3 (9.38%) Talend Open Studio
13 3 (9.38%) JBoss

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 3 (9.38%) Apache
1 3 (9.38%) JBoss
2 1 (3.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.13%) Commerce Server
2 1 (3.13%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) HTTP
1 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Architect
2 13 (40.63%) Middleware Specialist
3 12 (37.50%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (34.38%) WebSphere Specialist
5 10 (31.25%) Integration Specialist
6 9 (28.13%) WebSphere Architect
7 8 (25.00%) Developer
7 8 (25.00%) Integration Developer
7 8 (25.00%) Middleware Developer
7 8 (25.00%) WebSphere Developer
8 7 (21.88%) Integration Architect
9 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (15.63%) webMethods Developer
10 5 (15.63%) webMethods Specialist
11 3 (9.38%) Analyst
11 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
11 3 (9.38%) Middleware Analyst
11 3 (9.38%) Middleware Architect
11 3 (9.38%) webMethods Architect
12 2 (6.25%) Middleware Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (62.50%) IBM Integration Bus
2 18 (56.25%) Middleware
3 4 (12.50%) RESTful
3 4 (12.50%) SOAP
3 4 (12.50%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
2 2 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
4 6 (18.75%) ArchiMate
4 6 (18.75%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.75%) SOA
4 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) ETL
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Open Source
6 3 (9.38%) Unified Process
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
1 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) webMethods
2 14 (43.75%) Apigee
3 11 (34.38%) Intel
4 5 (15.63%) Software AG
5 4 (12.50%) IBM
6 3 (9.38%) Talend