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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 17 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 19 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.90% 1.34% 5.10%
As % of the Application Platforms category 23.46% 11.11% 17.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 1 12
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£425 £275 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -32.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £275 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 - £34.00
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
81 27 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 25.16% 12.05% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 10 49
Average daily rate £375 £275 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -26.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £210 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £443 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 15
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.66% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.38 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 21 November 2014. 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
Leamington Spa - 14 £425 -
Nuneaton - - - -
WebSphere
West Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 28 (65.12%) Java
2 27 (62.79%) IBM
3 24 (55.81%) XML
4 19 (44.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 17 (39.53%) Web Services
6 16 (37.21%) WebSphere MQ
7 15 (34.88%) J2EE
8 14 (32.56%) SOAP
9 13 (30.23%) WebSphere Application Server
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle
10 12 (27.91%) Spring
10 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
11 11 (25.58%) SQL
11 11 (25.58%) UNIX
11 11 (25.58%) FTP
12 10 (23.26%) JMS
12 10 (23.26%) JSP
12 10 (23.26%) Servlets
13 8 (18.60%) Struts
13 8 (18.60%) JDBC
13 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
13 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
13 8 (18.60%) SOA
13 8 (18.60%) JBoss
13 8 (18.60%) Apache
13 8 (18.60%) XSD
13 8 (18.60%) XSLT
13 8 (18.60%) JMX
13 8 (18.60%) B2C
13 8 (18.60%) Internet

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 13 (30.23%) WebSphere Application Server
2 8 (18.60%) WebLogic
2 8 (18.60%) JBoss
2 8 (18.60%) Apache
2 8 (18.60%) CMS
3 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Office
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (25.58%) FTP
2 8 (18.60%) Internet
3 6 (13.95%) HTTP
4 1 (2.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Maven
1 3 (6.98%) SoapUI
1 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.65%) Hudson
2 2 (4.65%) Ant
3 1 (2.33%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.65%) Automotive
1 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Developer
3 10 (23.26%) Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Integration Architect
4 7 (16.28%) WebSphere Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Integration Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Middleware Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Consultant
8 1 (2.33%) Software Architect
8 1 (2.33%) Systems Designer
8 1 (2.33%) Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Junior
8 1 (2.33%) Release Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (55.81%) XML
2 19 (44.19%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 17 (39.53%) Web Services
4 16 (37.21%) WebSphere MQ
5 15 (34.88%) J2EE
6 14 (32.56%) SOAP
7 12 (27.91%) Hibernate
7 12 (27.91%) Spring
8 10 (23.26%) JSP
8 10 (23.26%) Servlets
8 10 (23.26%) JMS
9 8 (18.60%) XSD
9 8 (18.60%) XSLT
9 8 (18.60%) Struts
9 8 (18.60%) JDBC
9 8 (18.60%) JMX
10 7 (16.28%) Middleware
11 5 (11.63%) TopLink
12 4 (9.30%) Java EE
13 3 (6.98%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) iPad
2 5 (11.63%) DataPower
3 3 (6.98%) AS400
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) UNIX
2 4 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (9.30%) zOS
3 2 (4.65%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
1 8 (18.60%) SOA
1 8 (18.60%) B2C
1 8 (18.60%) Content Management
1 8 (18.60%) Load Testing
1 8 (18.60%) Unit Testing
1 8 (18.60%) Software Architecture
1 8 (18.60%) Capacity Planning
1 8 (18.60%) Migration
1 8 (18.60%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (9.30%) UML
3 3 (6.98%) EAI
3 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
3 3 (6.98%) TDD
4 2 (4.65%) OO
4 2 (4.65%) Low Latency
4 2 (4.65%) Memory Management
4 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.65%) AOP
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) Java
2 11 (25.58%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (62.79%) IBM
2 12 (27.91%) Oracle
3 8 (18.60%) ATG
3 8 (18.60%) Endeca
4 4 (9.30%) SAP
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) HP
5 1 (2.33%) Lotus
5 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow