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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 7 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 17.39% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 88.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£500 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £31.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.58% +6.25%
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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
9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 19.57% 8.33% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 0
Average daily rate £400 £575 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.43% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Paddington

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) Java
2 8 (80.00%) SOAP
2 8 (80.00%) Spring
2 8 (80.00%) Maven
2 8 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 8 (80.00%) REST
2 8 (80.00%) Software Delivery
3 7 (70.00%) AIX
4 6 (60.00%) OO
4 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (60.00%) OOD
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
4 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (60.00%) Open Source
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (60.00%) Java SE
4 6 (60.00%) Java EE
4 6 (60.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
6 3 (30.00%) DB2
6 3 (30.00%) DataPower
7 2 (20.00%) Confluence

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 6 (60.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (20.00%) Confluence
2 2 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (20.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) DB2
2 1 (10.00%) Essbase
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 8 (80.00%) Maven
1 8 (80.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (20.00%) JUnit
2 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 2 (20.00%) JBehave
2 2 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (20.00%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Software Engineer
1 6 (60.00%) Java Software Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Automation Tester
2 2 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) SOAP
1 8 (80.00%) Spring
1 8 (80.00%) REST
2 6 (60.00%) Java SE
2 6 (60.00%) Java EE
3 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (10.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) DataPower
2 2 (20.00%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) AIX
3 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (80.00%) TDD
2 8 (80.00%) BDD
2 8 (80.00%) Software Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 6 (60.00%) Unit Testing
3 6 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (60.00%) Open Source
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (60.00%) OO
3 6 (60.00%) OOD
4 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Decision Table
4 2 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (20.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (20.00%) User Stories
4 2 (20.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) Java
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) IBM Certification
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Atlassian
2 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Cadence
4 1 (10.00%) Hyperion