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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 46 48 33
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.78% 1.33% 1.77%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.38% 5.94% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 4
Median daily rate £500 £511 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +13.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £415
% change year-on-year
+0.60% -1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £36.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
-3.47% -4.76%
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
122 101 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 24.11% 22.44% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 67 27
Median daily rate £500 £275 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £215 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £685 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.26% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 6
Median hourly rate £22.50 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -46.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £9.90 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.30 £25.00 £30.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +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 29 May 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 -14 8 £500 -2.15%
Barnsley - 1 - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (60.00%) HTTP
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 15 (60.00%) IIS
4 14 (56.00%) Java
4 14 (56.00%) Tomcat
5 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (52.00%) DevOps
6 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
6 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 11 (44.00%) Travis CI
6 11 (44.00%) nginx
6 11 (44.00%) Puppet
6 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
6 11 (44.00%) Jetty
6 11 (44.00%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (44.00%) DHCP
6 11 (44.00%) FTP
6 11 (44.00%) Servlets
6 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 11 (44.00%) DNS
6 11 (44.00%) IPsec
7 10 (40.00%) Perl
7 10 (40.00%) Unix
8 9 (36.00%) Python
8 9 (36.00%) MySQL
8 9 (36.00%) Finance
8 9 (36.00%) LAMP
8 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL

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 15 (60.00%) IIS
2 14 (56.00%) Tomcat
3 11 (44.00%) Jetty
3 11 (44.00%) nginx
4 8 (32.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 4 (16.00%) Apache
5 4 (16.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 4 (16.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (12.00%) Oracle Coherence
6 3 (12.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (12.00%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (8.00%) FileNet
8 1 (4.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (8.00%) Google App Engine
3 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) HTTP
2 11 (44.00%) DHCP
2 11 (44.00%) DNS
2 11 (44.00%) FTP
2 11 (44.00%) IPsec
2 11 (44.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.00%) FCoE
3 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (12.00%) LAN
3 3 (12.00%) LDAP
3 3 (12.00%) Multicast
3 3 (12.00%) NAS
3 3 (12.00%) SAN
3 3 (12.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) MongoDB
1 9 (36.00%) MySQL
1 9 (36.00%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (12.00%) Hadoop
2 3 (12.00%) HBase
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (44.00%) Jenkins
1 11 (44.00%) Travis CI
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Linux Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 7 (28.00%) Administrator
4 6 (24.00%) WebSphere Administrator
5 5 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
6 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) DevOps Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Senior DevOps Consultant
8 1 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Developer
8 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) Servlets
2 9 (36.00%) LAMP
2 9 (36.00%) LAPP Stack
2 9 (36.00%) LEMP Stack
3 7 (28.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (24.00%) Middleware
5 5 (20.00%) IBM Integration Bus
5 5 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (12.00%) HTML
6 3 (12.00%) Rendezvous
6 3 (12.00%) XML
6 3 (12.00%) XSLT
7 2 (8.00%) .NET
7 2 (8.00%) Web Services
8 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
8 1 (4.00%) JSP
8 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) iSeries
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) Windows
3 10 (40.00%) Unix
4 3 (12.00%) Solaris
5 2 (8.00%) AIX
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.00%) SUSE
6 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Benchmarking
4 3 (12.00%) High Availability
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.00%) Automated Testing
5 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
6 1 (4.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) Java
2 10 (40.00%) Perl
3 9 (36.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (36.00%) Python
3 9 (36.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Jython
4 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (12.00%) KVM
2 3 (12.00%) NFS
2 3 (12.00%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (12.00%) SRDF
2 3 (12.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (44.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) DataSynapse
4 3 (12.00%) EMC
4 3 (12.00%) Intel
4 3 (12.00%) NetApp
4 3 (12.00%) Sybase
4 3 (12.00%) TIBCO
5 2 (8.00%) Google
5 2 (8.00%) Red Hat