The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Tyne and Wear region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 29 27 33
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 15 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 4.10% 1.00% 1.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.86% 14.29% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
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£261 - £258
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 - £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £30.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -47.82%
Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
84 14 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.95% 7.00% 18.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 5 46
Average daily rate £295 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £350 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £339
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 7
Average hourly rate £17.05 - £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.53 - £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
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WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 9 July 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 34 (79.07%) Oracle
3 24 (55.81%) UNIX
4 21 (48.84%) IBM
5 19 (44.19%) Informatica
5 19 (44.19%) Red Hat
5 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (34.88%) Java
7 14 (32.56%) .NET
7 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
8 13 (30.23%) SQL
8 13 (30.23%) JBoss
9 12 (27.91%) Siebel
9 12 (27.91%) WebSphere Application Server
9 12 (27.91%) AIX
9 12 (27.91%) WebSphere MQ
9 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) Oracle Fusion
10 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
10 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
10 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
10 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
10 11 (25.58%) TIBCO
10 11 (25.58%) Middleware
10 11 (25.58%) SOA
10 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
11 10 (23.26%) Tuxedo
11 10 (23.26%) WebLogic
11 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
11 10 (23.26%) Finance

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 12 (27.91%) WebSphere Application Server
2 10 (23.26%) Tuxedo
2 10 (23.26%) WebLogic
3 4 (9.30%) FileNet
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Workflow
Communications & Networking
1 8 (18.60%) LDAP
2 4 (9.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (32.56%) SQL Server
2 11 (25.58%) Relational Database
2 11 (25.58%) RDBMS
3 8 (18.60%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (6.98%) DTS
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (23.26%) Finance
1 10 (23.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (18.60%) SOA Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Build Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Environment Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Linux Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) .NET
2 12 (27.91%) WebSphere MQ
3 11 (25.58%) Oracle Fusion
3 11 (25.58%) Middleware
4 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.98%) DCOM
4 3 (6.98%) Web Services
4 3 (6.98%) ActiveX
4 3 (6.98%) Software Packaging
5 2 (4.65%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Open Source
2 1 (2.33%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 37 (86.05%) Linux
2 24 (55.81%) UNIX
3 19 (44.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (27.91%) AIX
5 3 (6.98%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) Integration Testing
1 11 (25.58%) Test Scripting
1 11 (25.58%) SOA
2 10 (23.26%) Configuration Management
3 7 (16.28%) Change Control
3 7 (16.28%) ETL
3 7 (16.28%) Workflow
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Migration
4 3 (6.98%) DevOps
5 2 (4.65%) OO
6 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) Java
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
3 4 (9.30%) Perl
4 3 (6.98%) C#
4 3 (6.98%) T-SQL
4 3 (6.98%) VB
4 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
4 3 (6.98%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Security Cleared
2 11 (25.58%) SC Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Oracle
2 21 (48.84%) IBM
3 19 (44.19%) Informatica
3 19 (44.19%) Red Hat
4 13 (30.23%) JBoss
5 12 (27.91%) Siebel
6 11 (25.58%) TIBCO
7 10 (23.26%) VMware
8 7 (16.28%) Axway
8 7 (16.28%) HP
8 7 (16.28%) Sun
9 4 (9.30%) Business Objects
10 1 (2.33%) Microsoft