The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 38 25 16
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.51% 2.24% 8.37%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.56% 11.11% 29.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 12
Average daily rate
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£520 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -23.80%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+22.58% -2.74%
WebSphere
Oxfordshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
119 45 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 33.24% 20.18% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 19 38
Average daily rate £413 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Average hourly rate £16.83 £16.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.15% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the Oxford region.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (100.00%) Java
2 11 (91.67%) WebLogic
3 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (66.67%) TDD
4 8 (66.67%) JBoss
5 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (58.33%) Spring
6 6 (50.00%) REST
6 6 (50.00%) XML
6 6 (50.00%) Linux
7 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (41.67%) Publishing
7 5 (41.67%) Web Services
7 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
7 5 (41.67%) J2EE
8 4 (33.33%) HTML
8 4 (33.33%) JUnit
8 4 (33.33%) Python
8 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (33.33%) Node.js
8 4 (33.33%) Big Data
8 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
8 4 (33.33%) Analytics
8 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
8 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
8 4 (33.33%) BDD
8 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
8 4 (33.33%) NoSQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 11 (91.67%) WebLogic
2 8 (66.67%) JBoss
3 7 (58.33%) Tomcat
4 4 (33.33%) Node.js
5 3 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon S3
3 3 (25.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 4 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 4 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JUnit
1 4 (33.33%) Selenium
2 3 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
3 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
General
1 5 (41.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
1 6 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (33.33%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Core Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) Spring
2 6 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (50.00%) REST
3 5 (41.67%) Web Services
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
4 4 (33.33%) HTML
4 4 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 3 (25.00%) HTML5
5 3 (25.00%) JSON
5 3 (25.00%) EJB
6 1 (8.33%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) JSP
6 1 (8.33%) Servlets
6 1 (8.33%) Struts
6 1 (8.33%) Ajax
6 1 (8.33%) XSL
6 1 (8.33%) XSLT
6 1 (8.33%) XHTML
6 1 (8.33%) J2SE
6 1 (8.33%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) TDD
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) BDD
3 4 (33.33%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 4 (33.33%) Content Management
3 4 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 4 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (8.33%) SOA
6 1 (8.33%) MVC
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 1 (8.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
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