The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 64 - 46
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.27% - 0.84%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.24% - 4.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
Average daily rate
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£500 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £419
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -40.86%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxfordshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
161 74 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 21.99% 18.73% 20.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 39 50
Average daily rate £450 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £513 £458
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 8
Average hourly rate £19.38 £10.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.27% -28.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £8.50 £8.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £13.00 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.74% -7.89%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (42.86%) Middleware
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) AIX
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
2 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) hybris
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) ATG
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Open Text
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
3 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) TeamSite
2 1 (14.29%) Commerce Server
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Joomla!
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Tridion
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (14.29%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 1 (14.29%) Electronics
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (42.86%) Middleware
1 3 (42.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) UNIX
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Project Management
1 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
1 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
1 1 (14.29%) People Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 3 (42.86%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) ATG
3 1 (14.29%) Open Text
3 1 (14.29%) hybris