The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Yorkshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WebSphere Specialist
Rank 104 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.22% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £425 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £310 £450
% change year-on-year
+37.09% -31.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1677 1254 1683
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 93.01% 94.64% 94.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1091 612 868
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £200 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 79 74
Average hourly rate £14.75 £12.00 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.91% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £9.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £34.00 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%
WebSphere Specialist
Yorkshire

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
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Halifax - 3 £425 -
Leeds - 1 £400 -
WebSphere Specialist
Yorkshire

WebSphere Specialist
Top 15 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (75.00%) UNIX
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Maven
3 1 (25.00%) MKS
3 1 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal

WebSphere Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Portal
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 2G
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Maven
General
1 3 (75.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) UNIX
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) MKS
1 1 (25.00%) IBM