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 29 May 2015 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 36 33 19
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -14
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.65% 1.90% 5.52%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.33% 14.63% 35.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 5
Average daily rate
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£400 £255 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +26.00%
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
75 41 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 17.69% 13.02% 15.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 18
Average daily rate £375 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+284.61% -56.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 29 May 2015, 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 14 (56.00%) Retail
2 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) Middleware
4 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 7 (28.00%) QA
5 7 (28.00%) Quality Management
5 7 (28.00%) Oracle
5 7 (28.00%) SAP
6 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
6 6 (24.00%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (20.00%) Clustering
7 5 (20.00%) JSON
7 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 5 (20.00%) Open Source
7 5 (20.00%) REST
7 5 (20.00%) Web Services
7 5 (20.00%) XML
7 5 (20.00%) XSD
7 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (20.00%) DB2
7 5 (20.00%) JMS
7 5 (20.00%) SOA
7 5 (20.00%) HTTP
7 5 (20.00%) WSDL
7 5 (20.00%) HTTPS
7 5 (20.00%) HTML
7 5 (20.00%) Java

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 5 (20.00%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
1 5 (20.00%) HTTPS
1 5 (20.00%) Firewall
1 5 (20.00%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (20.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
General
1 14 (56.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 7 (28.00%) Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Integration Architect
5 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) QA Consultant
6 3 (12.00%) QA Leader
6 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Integration Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) Middleware
1 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (20.00%) JSON
3 5 (20.00%) REST
3 5 (20.00%) Web Services
3 5 (20.00%) XML
3 5 (20.00%) XSD
3 5 (20.00%) JMS
3 5 (20.00%) WSDL
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
3 5 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (44.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (28.00%) Quality Management
4 6 (24.00%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (20.00%) Open Source
5 5 (20.00%) SOA
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Testing
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.00%) Supply Chain Management
8 1 (4.00%) User Stories
8 1 (4.00%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
1 7 (28.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Software AG
3 4 (16.00%) Intel
4 3 (12.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau