The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 40 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.33% 2.69% 2.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.76% 16.98% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 4
Average daily rate £500 £438 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +62.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £323 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £408
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
WebSphere
Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
137 53 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 26.65% 15.87% 17.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 27 26
Average daily rate £425 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £320 £96
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £493 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £9.00 £12.42 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.53% -57.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield -6 12 £500 +2.56% 3
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 19 (76.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (56.00%) IIS
4 14 (56.00%) Apache
4 14 (56.00%) Jetty
4 14 (56.00%) DevOps
5 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
5 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (48.00%) nginx
5 12 (48.00%) Puppet
5 12 (48.00%) Tomcat
5 12 (48.00%) J2EE
5 12 (48.00%) DNS
5 12 (48.00%) HTTP
5 12 (48.00%) IPsec
5 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
6 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) DHCP
6 11 (44.00%) FTP
6 11 (44.00%) SSL
6 11 (44.00%) Perl
6 11 (44.00%) Servlets
6 11 (44.00%) Unix
6 11 (44.00%) Open Source
6 11 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (44.00%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 14 (56.00%) Apache
1 14 (56.00%) IIS
1 14 (56.00%) Jetty
2 12 (48.00%) nginx
2 12 (48.00%) Tomcat
3 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
4 3 (12.00%) WebLogic Portal
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (8.00%) FileNet
6 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (44.00%) Amazon EC2
1 11 (44.00%) Cloud Computing
2 10 (40.00%) Google App Engine
2 10 (40.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (48.00%) DNS
1 12 (48.00%) HTTP
1 12 (48.00%) IPsec
2 11 (44.00%) DHCP
2 11 (44.00%) FTP
2 11 (44.00%) SSL
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) Firewall
4 1 (4.00%) IMAP
4 1 (4.00%) OpenVPN
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
4 1 (4.00%) SNMP
4 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.00%) JConsole
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) JProfiler
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) VisualVM
2 1 (4.00%) YourKit
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Administrator
2 6 (24.00%) Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) DevOps Consultant
2 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux DevOps Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Solutions Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) WebOps Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) J2EE
2 11 (44.00%) Servlets
3 10 (40.00%) .NET
4 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (12.00%) Middleware
7 2 (8.00%) LAMP
7 2 (8.00%) LAPP Stack
7 2 (8.00%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (4.00%) ActiveMQ
8 1 (4.00%) Java EE
8 1 (4.00%) JMS
8 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) iSeries
3 3 (12.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Linux
2 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 2 (8.00%) Windows
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Debian
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) SUSE
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) DevOps
2 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (44.00%) Automated Testing
3 11 (44.00%) Configuration Management
3 11 (44.00%) Open Source
4 10 (40.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) High Availability
6 2 (8.00%) Web Operations
7 1 (4.00%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.00%) SOA
7 1 (4.00%) Stress Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (76.00%) Java
2 11 (44.00%) Perl
3 3 (12.00%) Jython
4 2 (8.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (8.00%) Python
5 1 (4.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 10 (40.00%) Xen
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.00%) Docker
3 1 (4.00%) FreeRADIUS
3 1 (4.00%) NFS
3 1 (4.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
2 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.00%) Cacti
3 1 (4.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (4.00%) logstash
3 1 (4.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (40.00%) Google
2 10 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Dell
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) SaltStack
4 1 (4.00%) TIBCO
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