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 24 February 2017 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 48 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 2 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.45% 2.71% 1.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.90% 11.86% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 5
Median daily rate £415 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
69 118 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 15.44% 22.87% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 34
Median daily rate £450 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.53%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -

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
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 24 February 2017. 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 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 -13 2 £415 -17.00% 1
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, 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 12 (70.59%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (52.94%) Unix
3 8 (47.06%) Middleware
4 6 (35.29%) Banking
4 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
5 5 (29.41%) Linux
5 5 (29.41%) Java
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (29.41%) DataPower
5 5 (29.41%) iSeries
5 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Portal
6 4 (23.53%) Puppet
6 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
6 4 (23.53%) WebLogic Portal
6 4 (23.53%) Perl
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
6 4 (23.53%) Apache
6 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
6 4 (23.53%) IBM
7 3 (17.65%) Tuxedo
7 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
7 3 (17.65%) FileNet
8 2 (11.76%) DevOps
8 2 (11.76%) GitHub
8 2 (11.76%) MuleSoft
8 2 (11.76%) Splunk
8 2 (11.76%) Confluence
8 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Modelling
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration

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 12 (70.59%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (35.29%) WebLogic
3 5 (29.41%) WebSphere Portal
4 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 4 (23.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (23.53%) WebLogic Portal
5 3 (17.65%) FileNet
5 3 (17.65%) Tuxedo
6 2 (11.76%) Confluence
7 1 (5.88%) DataSynapse
7 1 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
7 1 (5.88%) IIS
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle Coherence
7 1 (5.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) HTTP
2 1 (5.88%) FCoE
2 1 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
2 1 (5.88%) LAN
2 1 (5.88%) LDAP
2 1 (5.88%) Multicast
2 1 (5.88%) NAS
2 1 (5.88%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) HBase
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) WebSphere Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Server Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Middleware Specialist
4 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Server Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (11.76%) JDBC
3 2 (11.76%) JMS
4 1 (5.88%) HTML
4 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (5.88%) Rendezvous
4 1 (5.88%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) DataPower
1 5 (29.41%) iSeries
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Solaris
3 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (11.76%) DevOps
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Modelling
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Benchmarking
2 1 (5.88%) High Availability
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.88%) KVM
1 1 (5.88%) NFS
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (5.88%) SRDF
1 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Control-M
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) IBM
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) MuleSoft
2 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
2 2 (11.76%) Splunk
3 1 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (5.88%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) Intel
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) NetApp
3 1 (5.88%) Sybase
3 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
3 1 (5.88%) VMware