The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 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 Nottingham 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 37 25 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.61% 4.78% 4.70%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.00% 27.78% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 5
Average daily rate - £425 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £27.48 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+37.55% -52.20%
Application Platforms Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
40 54 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.12% 17.20% 19.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 20 27
Average daily rate £378 £295 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.96% +7.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £215 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £413 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £333
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Average hourly rate £12.75 £30.00 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.50% +252.94%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
WebSphere
Nottinghamshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 6 (60.00%) IBM
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Middleware
2 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (10.00%) JMS
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) HTTP
4 1 (10.00%) WSDL
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) Intel
4 1 (10.00%) Software AG
4 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
4 1 (10.00%) DMZ
4 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) SQL
4 1 (10.00%) .NET
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (10.00%) DB2
4 1 (10.00%) SAP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
1 1 (10.00%) PaaS
1 1 (10.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (10.00%) DMZ
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) SQL DBA
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 1 (10.00%) DBA
2 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (10.00%) JMS
2 1 (10.00%) WSDL
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) XSD
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Web Development
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (10.00%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Intel
2 1 (10.00%) Software AG
2 1 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow