The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 6 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 23.26% - 3.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 71.43% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £580
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 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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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 Paddington region.

Application Platforms Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 32.56% - 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 1
Average daily rate £400 - £580
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Paddington region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
1 12 (100.00%) Maven
1 12 (100.00%) Atlassian
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) BDD
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 12 (100.00%) REST
1 12 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) AIX
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Java SE
2 8 (66.67%) Java EE
2 8 (66.67%) Degree
2 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) DB2
3 4 (33.33%) JUnit
3 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (33.33%) Apache

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 8 (66.67%) Tomcat
2 4 (33.33%) Confluence
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (33.33%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 12 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 12 (100.00%) Maven
1 12 (100.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (33.33%) JUnit
2 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 4 (33.33%) JBehave
2 4 (33.33%) Cucumber
2 4 (33.33%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Java Software Engineer
1 8 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Tester
2 2 (16.67%) Automation Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) Spring
1 12 (100.00%) SOAP
1 12 (100.00%) REST
2 8 (66.67%) Java SE
2 8 (66.67%) Java EE
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (8.33%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) DataPower
1 4 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (66.67%) AIX
3 4 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) TDD
1 12 (100.00%) BDD
1 12 (100.00%) Software Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) Open Source
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 8 (66.67%) OO
2 8 (66.67%) OOD
2 8 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 8 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 4 (33.33%) Software Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Decision Table
3 4 (33.33%) Automated Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Scrum
3 4 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 4 (33.33%) User Stories
3 4 (33.33%) Automation Testing
3 4 (33.33%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (66.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (33.33%) IBM
2 4 (33.33%) Cadence