The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 31 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 West Sussex 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 47 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.27% 0.50% 1.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.90% 3.85% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 3
Average daily rate
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£570 £350 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+62.85% -31.70%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.07%
Application Platforms Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
111 52 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 29.92% 13.07% 14.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 32 38
Average daily rate £245 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £284 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £521 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 1
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Crawley - 1 £570 -
Burgess Hill - - - -
WebSphere
South East

WebSphere
Top 28 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Solvency II
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ISEB
4 1 (25.00%) CA
4 1 (25.00%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (25.00%) Middleware
4 1 (25.00%) JBoss
4 1 (25.00%) Apache
4 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) LDAP
4 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (25.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) Introscope
4 1 (25.00%) Advertising
4 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Introscope
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (75.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JBoss
1 1 (25.00%) CA