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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 33 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.69% 0.63% 1.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.14% 5.00% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£295 £325 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% -10.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -40.86%
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
86 40 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 20.82% 12.54% 15.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 14 24
Average daily rate £350 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £382 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Average hourly rate £16.00 £14.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

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 22 December 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 16 (57.14%) Retail
2 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
2 15 (53.57%) IBM
3 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Middleware
4 7 (25.00%) Use Case
5 5 (17.86%) UML
5 5 (17.86%) SOA
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.29%) Web Services
6 4 (14.29%) XML
6 4 (14.29%) HTTP
6 4 (14.29%) WSDL
6 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
6 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.29%) REST
7 3 (10.71%) HTML
7 3 (10.71%) Java
7 3 (10.71%) Oracle
7 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
7 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Process Server
7 3 (10.71%) Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) .NET
8 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.14%) DB2
8 2 (7.14%) SOAP
8 2 (7.14%) XSD
8 2 (7.14%) XSLT

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 3 (10.71%) WebLogic
1 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
2 2 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (7.14%) NetWeaver
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) HTTP
2 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
2 2 (7.14%) DMZ
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Introscope
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 16 (57.14%) Retail
2 3 (10.71%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Business Analyst
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
2 4 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Integration Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Business Process Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Process Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Middleware Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Process Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 1 (3.57%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (3.57%) Business Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (25.00%) Middleware
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (14.29%) REST
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
2 4 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (14.29%) WSDL
2 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (10.71%) HTML
4 2 (7.14%) .NET
4 2 (7.14%) SOAP
4 2 (7.14%) XSD
4 2 (7.14%) XSLT
4 2 (7.14%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (7.14%) JMS
4 2 (7.14%) JSON
5 1 (3.57%) Ajax
5 1 (3.57%) XHTML
5 1 (3.57%) Struts
5 1 (3.57%) J2EE
5 1 (3.57%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) DTV
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) DataPower
1 2 (7.14%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) UNIX
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) E-Commerce
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) Use Case
4 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 5 (17.86%) UML
4 5 (17.86%) SOA
5 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.57%) Data Management
7 1 (3.57%) OO
7 1 (3.57%) RAD
7 1 (3.57%) EAI
7 1 (3.57%) B2B
7 1 (3.57%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
1 2 (7.14%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) IBM
2 8 (28.57%) SAP
3 3 (10.71%) Oracle
4 2 (7.14%) Intel
4 2 (7.14%) Software AG
4 2 (7.14%) CA
4 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds