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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 92 54 41
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -13
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 10 22 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.91% 2.77% 3.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.08% 18.49% 13.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 17 11
Median daily rate £265 £575 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.91% +76.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £398 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £649 £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +22.58%
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
245 119 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 22.37% 14.97% 21.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 83 67
Median daily rate £300 £465 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.48% +43.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £265 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £622 £395
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 2 9
Median hourly rate £28.00 £17.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.70% -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.40 £16.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £22.60 £18.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -45 10 £265 -53.91% 1
WebSphere
North East

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 32 (91.43%) Oracle
2 31 (88.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 31 (88.57%) Unix
2 31 (88.57%) AIX
2 31 (88.57%) IBM
3 27 (77.14%) WebLogic
3 27 (77.14%) Axway
4 25 (71.43%) Configuration Management
5 24 (68.57%) Java
6 20 (57.14%) Perl
6 20 (57.14%) SSL
7 19 (54.29%) Sun
8 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
8 18 (51.43%) Windows
8 18 (51.43%) Linux
8 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (51.43%) Puppet
9 17 (48.57%) Opscode Chef
9 17 (48.57%) ITIL
10 16 (45.71%) OO
10 16 (45.71%) JBoss
10 16 (45.71%) Siebel
10 16 (45.71%) Informatica
10 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
10 16 (45.71%) J2EE
10 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (45.71%) IBM Integration Bus
10 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (42.86%) DevOps
11 15 (42.86%) Windows Server

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 31 (88.57%) WebSphere Application Server
2 27 (77.14%) WebLogic
3 16 (45.71%) JBoss
4 15 (42.86%) MQSeries
4 15 (42.86%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 15 (42.86%) Tuxedo
5 13 (37.14%) Oracle Application Server
6 11 (31.43%) AquaLogic
7 7 (20.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 6 (17.14%) Confluence
9 4 (11.43%) FileNet
10 2 (5.71%) Apache
10 2 (5.71%) IIS
10 2 (5.71%) Jetty
10 2 (5.71%) Mongrel
10 2 (5.71%) nginx
10 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
11 1 (2.86%) CICS
11 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
Business Applications
1 13 (37.14%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 11 (31.43%) OpenText MBPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) OpenShift
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.71%) Google App Engine
2 2 (5.71%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
3 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (57.14%) SSL
2 7 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 7 (20.00%) LDAP
2 7 (20.00%) Network Security
3 2 (5.71%) DHCP
3 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 2 (5.71%) FTP
3 2 (5.71%) HTTP
3 2 (5.71%) IPsec
3 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Git (software)
1 6 (17.14%) JIRA
2 2 (5.71%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.71%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (2.86%) Banking
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (34.29%) Cloud Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Middleware Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Unix Linux Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Developer
8 1 (2.86%) WebOps Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (45.71%) IBM Integration Bus
1 16 (45.71%) J2EE
2 15 (42.86%) Middleware
3 14 (40.00%) Software Packaging
3 14 (40.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (5.71%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) Servlets
5 1 (2.86%) JMS
5 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (20.00%) DataPower
3 4 (11.43%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) AIX
1 31 (88.57%) Unix
2 18 (51.43%) Linux
2 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 16 (45.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (42.86%) OS/390
4 15 (42.86%) Solaris
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (48.57%) ITIL
4 16 (45.71%) OO
5 15 (42.86%) DevOps
6 13 (37.14%) Problem Management
7 12 (34.29%) Change Management
7 12 (34.29%) Release Management
7 12 (34.29%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (34.29%) Security Management
7 12 (34.29%) Service Delivery
8 11 (31.43%) Change Control
9 10 (28.57%) QMS
10 7 (20.00%) Workflow
11 2 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.71%) Open Source
12 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
12 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
12 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
12 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (68.57%) Java
2 20 (57.14%) Perl
3 15 (42.86%) C++
4 14 (40.00%) C
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
6 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (37.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 13 (37.14%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (11.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (8.57%) Docker
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) Puppet
2 17 (48.57%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (91.43%) Oracle
2 31 (88.57%) IBM
3 27 (77.14%) Axway
4 19 (54.29%) Sun
5 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) Informatica
6 16 (45.71%) Red Hat
6 16 (45.71%) Siebel
7 15 (42.86%) HP
8 11 (31.43%) Fujitsu
9 3 (8.57%) VMware
10 2 (5.71%) Google
11 1 (2.86%) Cisco
11 1 (2.86%) Citrix
11 1 (2.86%) Lotus
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