The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 46 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 28 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.45% 3.07% 1.94%
As % of the Application Platforms category 20.29% 14.94% 19.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 11 1
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£550 £325 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% +35.41%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
WebSphere
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear region.

Application Platforms Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
138 87 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 17.02% 20.52% 10.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 61 10
Average daily rate £450 £325 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £175 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £401 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £18.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 28 August 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -12 27 £550 +69.23% 3
WebSphere
North East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 34 (82.93%) Linux
1 34 (82.93%) SSL
2 32 (78.05%) Java
3 29 (70.73%) Configuration Management
4 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (60.98%) Continuous Integration
5 24 (58.54%) WebSphere Application Server
6 23 (56.10%) JBoss
7 22 (53.66%) Oracle
7 22 (53.66%) Solaris
8 20 (48.78%) Apache
9 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
9 19 (46.34%) HTTP
9 19 (46.34%) Jetty
9 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
9 19 (46.34%) VMware
9 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
10 18 (43.90%) J2EE
11 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
12 16 (39.02%) Perl
12 16 (39.02%) XML
13 14 (34.15%) JSON
14 13 (31.71%) DataPower
14 13 (31.71%) Servlets
14 13 (31.71%) SOAP
14 13 (31.71%) IBM
14 13 (31.71%) Microservices
15 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
15 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
15 12 (29.27%) Google App Engine

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (58.54%) WebSphere Application Server
2 23 (56.10%) JBoss
3 20 (48.78%) Apache
4 19 (46.34%) Tomcat
4 19 (46.34%) Jetty
5 12 (29.27%) nginx
5 12 (29.27%) IIS
6 11 (26.83%) WebLogic
7 7 (17.07%) Node.js
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle Application Server
8 5 (12.20%) AquaLogic
8 5 (12.20%) Tuxedo
8 5 (12.20%) MQSeries
8 5 (12.20%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (12.20%) FileNet
9 4 (9.76%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (29.27%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (29.27%) Google App Engine
1 12 (29.27%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (29.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) SSL
2 19 (46.34%) HTTP
3 12 (29.27%) DHCP
3 12 (29.27%) FTP
3 12 (29.27%) IPsec
3 12 (29.27%) TCP/IP
3 12 (29.27%) DNS
4 6 (14.63%) SNMP
5 5 (12.20%) Intrusion Detection
5 5 (12.20%) LDAP
6 4 (9.76%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) Oracle Database
2 5 (12.20%) BusinessObjects
2 5 (12.20%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Jenkins
2 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 5 (12.20%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) Developer
2 9 (21.95%) Java Developer
3 7 (17.07%) Technical Architect
3 7 (17.07%) Architect
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Senior Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Middleware Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Django Developer
5 3 (7.32%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Build Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (4.88%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.44%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Build and Release Engineer
7 1 (2.44%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (2.44%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.44%) Administrator
7 1 (2.44%) Operations Manager
7 1 (2.44%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) J2EE
2 16 (39.02%) XML
3 14 (34.15%) JSON
4 13 (31.71%) Servlets
4 13 (31.71%) SOAP
5 12 (29.27%) .NET
6 10 (24.39%) Struts
7 9 (21.95%) Django
7 9 (21.95%) Apache CXF
8 8 (19.51%) WebSphere MQ
8 8 (19.51%) HTML
8 8 (19.51%) CSS
9 7 (17.07%) SAML
9 7 (17.07%) XSLT
9 7 (17.07%) REST
9 7 (17.07%) Sass
10 6 (14.63%) Middleware
10 6 (14.63%) Software Packaging
10 6 (14.63%) WSDL
10 6 (14.63%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (31.71%) DataPower
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.32%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) PKI
4 1 (2.44%) Reference Data
4 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 34 (82.93%) Linux
2 22 (53.66%) Solaris
3 11 (26.83%) AIX
3 11 (26.83%) UNIX
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (12.20%) OS/390
5 5 (12.20%) Windows
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (70.73%) Configuration Management
2 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (60.98%) Continuous Integration
3 13 (31.71%) Microservices
4 11 (26.83%) DevOps
5 10 (24.39%) Open Source
6 7 (17.07%) Information Security
7 5 (12.20%) Problem Management
7 5 (12.20%) Release Management
7 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Change Management
7 5 (12.20%) ITIL
7 5 (12.20%) Workflow
7 5 (12.20%) Migration
7 5 (12.20%) Change Control
7 5 (12.20%) QMS
8 4 (9.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Security Management
8 4 (9.76%) Unit Testing
8 4 (9.76%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (78.05%) Java
2 16 (39.02%) Perl
3 7 (17.07%) Groovy
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) C
4 5 (12.20%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (29.27%) Xen
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) Oracle
2 19 (46.34%) VMware
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 13 (31.71%) IBM
5 12 (29.27%) Google
6 11 (26.83%) Axway
7 10 (24.39%) Sun
8 6 (14.63%) Siebel
8 6 (14.63%) Informatica
8 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
9 5 (12.20%) Metastorm
9 5 (12.20%) Fujitsu
10 1 (2.44%) HP
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