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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 38 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.77% 2.15% 3.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 14.55% 13.64% 23.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £400 £255
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.86%
UK excluding London median daily rate £429 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.80 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +15.41%
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
55 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.14% 15.79% 15.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 41 13
Median daily rate £410 £398 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.14% +13.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 - £13.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 - £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 - £13.62
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.65% +24.69%

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 30 June 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 21 (67.74%) IBM Integration Bus
2 19 (61.29%) Middleware
3 18 (58.06%) webMethods
4 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) Apigee
5 11 (35.48%) Intel
6 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (32.26%) TOGAF
6 10 (32.26%) DataPower
7 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (22.58%) ArchiMate
8 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (19.35%) Software AG
8 6 (19.35%) Retail
9 5 (16.13%) SOA
9 5 (16.13%) Web Services
9 5 (16.13%) Linux
9 5 (16.13%) JBoss
10 4 (12.90%) RESTful
10 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
10 4 (12.90%) Apache
10 4 (12.90%) SOAP
10 4 (12.90%) Windows
10 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
10 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
11 3 (9.68%) Unified Process
11 3 (9.68%) DataStage
11 3 (9.68%) ETL
11 3 (9.68%) HTTP
11 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP

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 5 (16.13%) JBoss
2 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) HTTP
1 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) DataStage
2 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (19.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Architect
2 13 (41.94%) Middleware Specialist
3 11 (35.48%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (35.48%) WebSphere Specialist
4 10 (32.26%) Integration Specialist
5 8 (25.81%) Developer
5 8 (25.81%) Integration Developer
5 8 (25.81%) Middleware Developer
5 8 (25.81%) WebSphere Developer
6 7 (22.58%) Integration Architect
6 7 (22.58%) WebSphere Architect
7 6 (19.35%) Enterprise Architect
8 5 (16.13%) webMethods Developer
8 5 (16.13%) webMethods Specialist
9 4 (12.90%) Analyst
9 4 (12.90%) Middleware Analyst
10 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
10 3 (9.68%) Middleware Administrator
10 3 (9.68%) Middleware Architect
10 3 (9.68%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) IBM Integration Bus
2 19 (61.29%) Middleware
3 5 (16.13%) Web Services
4 4 (12.90%) RESTful
4 4 (12.90%) SOAP
5 1 (3.23%) .NET
5 1 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) DataPower
2 1 (3.23%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows
3 2 (6.45%) Unix
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) TOGAF
3 7 (22.58%) ArchiMate
3 7 (22.58%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (19.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 5 (16.13%) SOA
6 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (12.90%) Network Architecture
6 4 (12.90%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.68%) ETL
7 3 (9.68%) ITIL
7 3 (9.68%) Open Source
7 3 (9.68%) Unified Process
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) Coaching
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.23%) Release Management
9 1 (3.23%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
1 1 (3.23%) Java
1 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.23%) NFS
1 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) webMethods
2 14 (45.16%) Apigee
3 11 (35.48%) Intel
4 6 (19.35%) Software AG
5 3 (9.68%) IBM
5 3 (9.68%) Talend
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.23%) Oracle
6 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) VMware