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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 35 48 32
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -16
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 16 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.70% 0.47% 1.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.69% 2.41% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 5
Median daily rate £500 £511 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +2.20%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.48 £35.28
% change year-on-year
-6.60% +6.23%
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
102 83 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.56% 19.39% 21.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 55 28
Median daily rate £500 £283 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.99% -5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £210 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £418 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 10
Median hourly rate £27.50 £19.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -35.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £8.20 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £25.00 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +23.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 15 £500 -2.15%
Barnsley - 1 - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) Tomcat
3 19 (67.86%) IIS
3 19 (67.86%) HTTP
4 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
6 15 (53.57%) Java
6 15 (53.57%) DevOps
7 13 (46.43%) Continuous Delivery
7 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
7 13 (46.43%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (46.43%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (46.43%) nginx
7 13 (46.43%) Puppet
7 13 (46.43%) Jetty
7 13 (46.43%) Servlets
7 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
7 13 (46.43%) DNS
7 13 (46.43%) DHCP
7 13 (46.43%) FTP
7 13 (46.43%) IPsec
7 13 (46.43%) Travis CI
8 11 (39.29%) LEMP Stack
8 11 (39.29%) LAPP Stack
8 11 (39.29%) LAMP
8 11 (39.29%) MySQL
8 11 (39.29%) Python
8 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (39.29%) Ruby

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (67.86%) IIS
1 19 (67.86%) Tomcat
2 13 (46.43%) Jetty
2 13 (46.43%) nginx
3 6 (21.43%) Apache
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (21.43%) WebSphere Portal
4 3 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (7.14%) FileNet
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic
5 2 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (7.14%) Google App Engine
3 2 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) HTTP
2 13 (46.43%) DHCP
2 13 (46.43%) DNS
2 13 (46.43%) FTP
2 13 (46.43%) IPsec
2 13 (46.43%) TCP/IP
3 6 (21.43%) FCoE
3 6 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 6 (21.43%) iSCSI
3 6 (21.43%) LAN
3 6 (21.43%) Multicast
3 6 (21.43%) NAS
3 6 (21.43%) SAN
3 6 (21.43%) WAN
4 2 (7.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) MongoDB
1 11 (39.29%) MySQL
1 11 (39.29%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (21.43%) Hadoop
2 6 (21.43%) HBase
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 13 (46.43%) Jenkins
1 13 (46.43%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 6 (21.43%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Linux Engineer
2 10 (35.71%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Architect
3 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (17.86%) Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere Administrator
5 4 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (7.14%) Senior DevOps Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Server Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Server Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) Servlets
2 11 (39.29%) LAMP
2 11 (39.29%) LAPP Stack
2 11 (39.29%) LEMP Stack
3 9 (32.14%) Middleware
4 7 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
5 6 (21.43%) Rendezvous
5 6 (21.43%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) XSLT
6 5 (17.86%) IBM Integration Bus
6 5 (17.86%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) .NET
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
8 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
8 1 (3.57%) JSP
8 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) iSeries
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 20 (71.43%) Windows
3 8 (28.57%) Unix
4 6 (21.43%) Solaris
5 1 (3.57%) AIX
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.57%) SUSE
5 1 (3.57%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (53.57%) DevOps
3 13 (46.43%) Continuous Delivery
4 11 (39.29%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (21.43%) Benchmarking
5 6 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (7.14%) Automated Testing
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Front End Development
7 1 (3.57%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (53.57%) Java
2 11 (39.29%) Bash Shell
2 11 (39.29%) Python
2 11 (39.29%) Ruby
3 8 (28.57%) Perl
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
2 6 (21.43%) KVM
2 6 (21.43%) NFS
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (21.43%) SRDF
2 6 (21.43%) Xen
3 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 13 (46.43%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (46.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) IBM
2 8 (28.57%) Oracle
2 8 (28.57%) VMware
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
3 6 (21.43%) DataSynapse
3 6 (21.43%) EMC
3 6 (21.43%) Intel
3 6 (21.43%) NetApp
3 6 (21.43%) Sybase
3 6 (21.43%) TIBCO
4 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
4 2 (7.14%) Google
5 1 (3.57%) Red Hat