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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 38 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.41% - 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.38% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£429 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.63 - £26.25
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
93 33 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 26.27% 17.84% 13.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 18 23
Average daily rate £425 £260 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.46% -11.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £202 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £305 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £18.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -3.64%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) JUnit
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Publishing

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) JBoss
1 5 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon SQS
2 4 (80.00%) Amazon S3
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Java Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Java Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Web Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) Web Services
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) Spring
2 4 (80.00%) JSON
2 4 (80.00%) HTML5
2 4 (80.00%) REST
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 4 (80.00%) BDD
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java