The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottinghamshire 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 41 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 1.47% 1.94% 5.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.14% 13.73% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £255 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.86% -35.23%
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Nottinghamshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Nottinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
86 51 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottinghamshire 18.03% 14.17% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 19 25
Average daily rate £375 £380 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +27.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £208 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £500 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 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 Nottinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Nottinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Nottinghamshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the Nottinghamshire region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Nottinghamshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Nottinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Nottinghamshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottingham -3 7 £400 +56.86%
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 15 (57.69%) Retail
2 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (34.62%) Middleware
4 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 8 (30.77%) Oracle
5 8 (30.77%) SAP
6 7 (26.92%) Quality Management
6 7 (26.92%) QA
6 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (23.08%) Clustering
7 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
7 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (23.08%) JSON
7 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
7 6 (23.08%) Open Source
7 6 (23.08%) REST
7 6 (23.08%) Firewall
7 6 (23.08%) .NET
7 6 (23.08%) Software AG
7 6 (23.08%) NetWeaver
7 6 (23.08%) DMZ
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) XSD
7 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
7 6 (23.08%) DB2
7 6 (23.08%) JMS
7 6 (23.08%) SOA

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Nottinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Nottinghamshire 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 6 (23.08%) NetWeaver
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.85%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Firewall
1 6 (23.08%) DMZ
1 6 (23.08%) HTTP
1 6 (23.08%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 6 (23.08%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) Big Data
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 15 (57.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 8 (30.77%) Architect
2 8 (30.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Integration Architect
4 4 (15.38%) Consultant
4 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) QA Consultant
5 3 (11.54%) QA Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Test Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) Middleware
1 9 (34.62%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (26.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (23.08%) ActiveMQ
3 6 (23.08%) JSON
3 6 (23.08%) REST
3 6 (23.08%) .NET
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
3 6 (23.08%) XML
3 6 (23.08%) XSD
3 6 (23.08%) JMS
3 6 (23.08%) WSDL
3 6 (23.08%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Clustering
2 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (26.92%) Quality Management
4 6 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 6 (23.08%) Open Source
4 6 (23.08%) SOA
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 2 (7.69%) CRM
6 2 (7.69%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) User Stories
7 1 (3.85%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
7 1 (3.85%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (26.92%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Oracle
1 8 (30.77%) SAP
2 6 (23.08%) Software AG
3 5 (19.23%) Intel
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
5 1 (3.85%) Tableau