The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 25 39 31
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 22 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 4.81% 1.42% 1.29%
As % of the Application Platforms category 37.93% 7.89% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £550 £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% +56.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -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 76 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.69% 18.01% 11.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 42 16
Median daily rate £356 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £307 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £523 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £358 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.18% +2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Median hourly rate £14.50 £50.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.00% +284.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £50.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £50.00 £16.28
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.19 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% +15.34%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Nottingham region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 May 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 20 (60.61%) IBM Integration Bus
2 19 (57.58%) Middleware
3 17 (51.52%) webMethods
4 14 (42.42%) Apigee
5 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (33.33%) Intel
7 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (30.30%) DataPower
8 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
9 8 (24.24%) Retail
10 6 (18.18%) SOA
10 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 6 (18.18%) ArchiMate
11 5 (15.15%) Software AG
12 4 (12.12%) SOAP
12 4 (12.12%) Web Services
12 4 (12.12%) Linux
12 4 (12.12%) JBoss
12 4 (12.12%) Apache
12 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
12 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
12 4 (12.12%) RESTful
12 4 (12.12%) IBM
12 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
13 3 (9.09%) Puppet
13 3 (9.09%) Open Source
13 3 (9.09%) Talend
13 3 (9.09%) Unified Process
13 3 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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 4 (12.12%) Apache
1 4 (12.12%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Commerce Server
2 1 (3.03%) CoreMedia CMS
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.03%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (24.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Architect
2 13 (39.39%) Middleware Specialist
3 12 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (33.33%) WebSphere Specialist
5 10 (30.30%) Integration Specialist
6 9 (27.27%) WebSphere Architect
7 8 (24.24%) Developer
7 8 (24.24%) Integration Developer
7 8 (24.24%) Middleware Developer
7 8 (24.24%) WebSphere Developer
8 7 (21.21%) Integration Architect
9 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
10 5 (15.15%) webMethods Developer
10 5 (15.15%) webMethods Specialist
11 4 (12.12%) Analyst
11 4 (12.12%) Middleware Analyst
12 3 (9.09%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
12 3 (9.09%) Middleware Administrator
12 3 (9.09%) Middleware Architect
12 3 (9.09%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) IBM Integration Bus
2 19 (57.58%) Middleware
3 4 (12.12%) RESTful
3 4 (12.12%) SOAP
3 4 (12.12%) Web Services
4 1 (3.03%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 2 (6.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 6 (18.18%) ArchiMate
4 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.18%) SOA
4 6 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
5 4 (12.12%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.09%) ETL
6 3 (9.09%) ITIL
6 3 (9.09%) Open Source
6 3 (9.09%) Unified Process
7 2 (6.06%) Change Management
7 2 (6.06%) Coaching
7 2 (6.06%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) C
1 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) webMethods
2 14 (42.42%) Apigee
3 11 (33.33%) Intel
4 5 (15.15%) Software AG
5 4 (12.12%) IBM
6 3 (9.09%) Talend