The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 18 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 14 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 4.27% 1.66% 0.44%
As % of the Application Platforms category 26.42% 14.29% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
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£425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £37.80 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +26.00%
WebSphere
West Midlands

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

Application Platforms Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
53 35 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 16.16% 11.59% 12.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 20 10
Average daily rate £425 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £245 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £360 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.87 £15.34 £16.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.70 £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Warwick - 10 £425 -
WebSphere
West Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 14 (48.28%) IBM
1 14 (48.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 11 (37.93%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) Migration
4 8 (27.59%) LPAR
4 8 (27.59%) zOS
4 8 (27.59%) DB2
4 8 (27.59%) CICS
4 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (17.24%) DataPower
6 5 (17.24%) Automotive
6 5 (17.24%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) Windows
7 4 (13.79%) AIX
7 4 (13.79%) Solaris
7 4 (13.79%) Linux
7 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
7 4 (13.79%) SAP
7 4 (13.79%) Web Services
7 4 (13.79%) SOA
7 4 (13.79%) CA
7 4 (13.79%) XML Schema
7 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
7 4 (13.79%) Jython
7 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (13.79%) Introscope
7 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Process Server
7 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (13.79%) CA Wily

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 8 (27.59%) CICS
1 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Process Server
2 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) HTTP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) DB2
2 2 (6.90%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Introscope
2 1 (3.45%) Ant
General
1 5 (17.24%) Automotive
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 9 (31.03%) WebSphere Developer
3 8 (27.59%) WebSphere Administrator
3 8 (27.59%) Administrator
4 6 (20.69%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Analyst
5 4 (13.79%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
5 4 (13.79%) Server Administrator
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) WebSphere Consultant
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Leader
8 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (48.28%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 6 (20.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (17.24%) XML
4 4 (13.79%) Web Services
4 4 (13.79%) XML Schema
4 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
5 3 (10.34%) RESTful
5 3 (10.34%) Spring
5 3 (10.34%) Spring MVC
5 3 (10.34%) JSON
6 2 (6.90%) J2EE
6 2 (6.90%) Ajax
6 2 (6.90%) jQuery
7 1 (3.45%) EclipseLink
7 1 (3.45%) TopLink
7 1 (3.45%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) LPAR
2 5 (17.24%) DataPower
3 4 (13.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (27.59%) zOS
2 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) AIX
2 4 (13.79%) Solaris
2 4 (13.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) SOA
2 4 (13.79%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
3 3 (10.34%) Line Management
3 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
3 3 (10.34%) MVC
4 2 (6.90%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) EAI
4 2 (6.90%) Workflow
4 2 (6.90%) Data Governance
5 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Data Mapping
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
2 4 (13.79%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) IBM
2 4 (13.79%) SAP
2 4 (13.79%) CA