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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 49 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.53% 1.33% 3.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.24% 6.36% 15.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 10
Median daily rate £475 £500 £219
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £473 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.60%
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
89 110 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 13.61% 20.87% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 80 49
Median daily rate £450 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £556 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £21.50 £9.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.88% -62.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

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 7 December 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 -8 10 £475 -5.00% 1
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 30 (62.50%) Java
2 26 (54.17%) Unix
3 23 (47.92%) WebSphere Application Server
4 22 (45.83%) Linux
5 20 (41.67%) Perl
6 19 (39.58%) IBM
6 19 (39.58%) WebSphere MQ
6 19 (39.58%) Finance
6 19 (39.58%) WebSphere Portal
7 16 (33.33%) Middleware
7 16 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
8 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 15 (31.25%) HTTP
8 15 (31.25%) Oracle
8 15 (31.25%) WebLogic
8 15 (31.25%) Tomcat
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 13 (27.08%) WebLogic Portal
9 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (27.08%) Banking
9 13 (27.08%) iSeries
10 12 (25.00%) Apache
10 12 (25.00%) IIS
11 11 (22.92%) LDAP
11 11 (22.92%) Puppet
11 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
12 10 (20.83%) J2EE
12 10 (20.83%) FileNet
13 9 (18.75%) Jython
13 9 (18.75%) DataPower

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 23 (47.92%) WebSphere Application Server
2 19 (39.58%) WebSphere Portal
3 15 (31.25%) Tomcat
3 15 (31.25%) WebLogic
4 13 (27.08%) WebLogic Portal
5 12 (25.00%) Apache
5 12 (25.00%) IIS
6 10 (20.83%) FileNet
7 7 (14.58%) Jetty
7 7 (14.58%) Mongrel
7 7 (14.58%) nginx
7 7 (14.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (6.25%) CICS
9 3 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (4.17%) Tuxedo
11 1 (2.08%) Confluence
11 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 8 (16.67%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.58%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.17%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) HTTP
2 11 (22.92%) LDAP
3 7 (14.58%) DHCP
3 7 (14.58%) DNS
3 7 (14.58%) FTP
3 7 (14.58%) IPsec
3 7 (14.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.42%) FCoE
4 5 (10.42%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (10.42%) iSCSI
4 5 (10.42%) LAN
4 5 (10.42%) Multicast
4 5 (10.42%) NAS
4 5 (10.42%) SAN
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
5 3 (6.25%) SSL
6 1 (2.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) MongoDB
1 7 (14.58%) MySQL
1 7 (14.58%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (10.42%) Hadoop
2 5 (10.42%) HBase
2 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.92%) Jenkins
2 7 (14.58%) Travis CI
3 2 (4.17%) Eclipse
3 2 (4.17%) JIRA
3 2 (4.17%) Maven
4 1 (2.08%) Build Forge
4 1 (2.08%) Selenium
General
1 19 (39.58%) Finance
2 13 (27.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (35.42%) Administrator
2 15 (31.25%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
4 7 (14.58%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 7 (14.58%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Server Administrator
5 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Specialist
6 4 (8.33%) Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Developer
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Administrator
6 4 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Java Developer
7 3 (6.25%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (39.58%) WebSphere MQ
2 16 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 16 (33.33%) Middleware
3 10 (20.83%) J2EE
4 7 (14.58%) LAMP
4 7 (14.58%) LAPP Stack
4 7 (14.58%) LEMP Stack
4 7 (14.58%) Servlets
5 6 (12.50%) HTML
6 5 (10.42%) Rendezvous
6 5 (10.42%) XML
6 5 (10.42%) XSLT
7 4 (8.33%) JMS
8 3 (6.25%) JDBC
9 2 (4.17%) Spring
9 2 (4.17%) Spring MVC
10 1 (2.08%) Dojo
10 1 (2.08%) HTML5
10 1 (2.08%) JPA
10 1 (2.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) iSeries
2 9 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (18.75%) DataPower
3 4 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.08%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Unix
2 22 (45.83%) Linux
3 13 (27.08%) Windows
4 5 (10.42%) Solaris
5 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (18.75%) DevOps
3 7 (14.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (10.42%) Benchmarking
6 4 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (4.17%) MVC
8 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Modelling
8 1 (2.08%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (2.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 30 (62.50%) Java
2 20 (41.67%) Perl
3 9 (18.75%) Jython
4 7 (14.58%) Bash Shell
4 7 (14.58%) Python
4 7 (14.58%) Ruby
5 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 6 (12.50%) SQL
6 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
System Software
1 9 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.42%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.42%) KVM
2 5 (10.42%) NFS
2 5 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
2 5 (10.42%) SRDF
2 5 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.42%) Xen
3 1 (2.08%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (22.92%) Puppet
2 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (39.58%) IBM
2 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Cisco
3 5 (10.42%) DataSynapse
3 5 (10.42%) EMC
3 5 (10.42%) Intel
3 5 (10.42%) NetApp
3 5 (10.42%) Sybase
3 5 (10.42%) TIBCO
3 5 (10.42%) VMware
4 2 (4.17%) AppDynamics
4 2 (4.17%) IFS
4 2 (4.17%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.08%) Splunk