The table below looks at the statistics for the WebSphere Specialist role in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 90 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.47% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Average daily rate
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£425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £463
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Specialist
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1584 1479 1856
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.40% 94.26% 95.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 975 789 1010
Average daily rate £340 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £208 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 72 75 76
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Specialist in the job title across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Specialist Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere Specialist
Top 29 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title 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 with WebSphere Specialist in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 9 (81.82%) Mainframe
2 9 (81.82%) IBM
3 7 (63.64%) ClearQuest
3 7 (63.64%) Workflow
3 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
3 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
3 7 (63.64%) ClearCase
3 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 7 (63.64%) DB2
3 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (63.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 7 (63.64%) Workflow Management
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) UNIX
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
6 1 (9.09%) Maven
6 1 (9.09%) DataPower
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (9.09%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) SOA
6 1 (9.09%) MKS
6 1 (9.09%) 2G

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited WebSphere Specialist in their job title 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 with WebSphere Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (9.09%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) ClearCase
1 7 (63.64%) ClearQuest
2 1 (9.09%) Maven
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Mainframe
2 7 (63.64%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) UNIX
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Service Delivery
1 7 (63.64%) Workflow
1 7 (63.64%) Stakeholder Management
1 7 (63.64%) Workflow Management
2 1 (9.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) IBM
2 7 (63.64%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) MKS