The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills 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 over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 50 86 91
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 52 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.15% 0.61% 1.22%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.12% 3.32% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 4 3
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£425 £356 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.29% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £31.88 £29.95
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.42%
WebSphere
Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
344 271 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.84% 18.32% 18.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 155 158
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £162 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £335 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 14 15
Average hourly rate £10.75 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.25% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.40 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WebSphere
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 within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 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
Leeds +15 19 £425 +9.67% 5
Sowerby Bridge - - - -
Bradford - - - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 50 (68.49%) Linux
1 50 (68.49%) IBM
2 46 (63.01%) Oracle
2 46 (63.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 40 (54.79%) AIX
4 38 (52.05%) DB2
5 37 (50.68%) Mainframe
6 36 (49.32%) ClearCase
7 35 (47.95%) ClearQuest
8 32 (43.84%) Service Delivery
9 30 (41.10%) Workflow
9 30 (41.10%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (41.10%) Oracle Workflow
9 30 (41.10%) Workflow Management
10 23 (31.51%) Management Information System
10 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
11 22 (30.14%) Finance
12 15 (20.55%) Java
13 14 (19.18%) JBoss
14 13 (17.81%) WebSphere MQ
15 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
16 11 (15.07%) Apache
16 11 (15.07%) UNIX
17 10 (13.70%) HTTP
17 10 (13.70%) J2EE
17 10 (13.70%) WebLogic
18 9 (12.33%) ATG
18 9 (12.33%) SQL
18 9 (12.33%) Windows
18 9 (12.33%) Tomcat

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 30 (41.10%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (15.07%) Apache
3 10 (13.70%) WebLogic
4 9 (12.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (8.22%) ATG Dynamo
6 3 (4.11%) nginx
6 3 (4.11%) Jetty
7 2 (2.74%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (1.37%) MQSeries
8 1 (1.37%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (4.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.11%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) HTTP
2 5 (6.85%) SSL
2 5 (6.85%) SAN
3 3 (4.11%) IPsec
3 3 (4.11%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.11%) DNS
3 3 (4.11%) DHCP
3 3 (4.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (52.05%) DB2
2 2 (2.74%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (49.32%) ClearCase
2 35 (47.95%) ClearQuest
3 6 (8.22%) Jenkins
4 4 (5.48%) JUnit
4 4 (5.48%) Selenium
4 4 (5.48%) JMeter
5 2 (2.74%) Subversion
5 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (30.14%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Advertising
4 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.37%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Automotive
5 1 (1.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (38.36%) Developer
2 15 (20.55%) WebSphere Developer
2 15 (20.55%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 11 (15.07%) Senior Developer
4 10 (13.70%) WebSphere Specialist
5 9 (12.33%) Administrator
6 7 (9.59%) Java Developer
6 7 (9.59%) WebSphere Administrator
7 5 (6.85%) UNIX Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (6.85%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 4 (5.48%) Migration Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Consultant
9 2 (2.74%) Technical Leader
9 2 (2.74%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.37%) Architect
10 1 (1.37%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.37%) Head of Operations
10 1 (1.37%) Head of Development
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (63.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 13 (17.81%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (13.70%) J2EE
4 7 (9.59%) XML
5 6 (8.22%) HTML
6 3 (4.11%) .NET
6 3 (4.11%) JSP
6 3 (4.11%) Servlets
6 3 (4.11%) jQuery
6 3 (4.11%) Ajax
6 3 (4.11%) Java EE
6 3 (4.11%) Dojo
7 2 (2.74%) XSLT
7 2 (2.74%) Middleware
7 2 (2.74%) SOAP
7 2 (2.74%) Web Services
7 2 (2.74%) CSS
8 1 (1.37%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.68%) Mainframe
2 23 (31.51%) Management Information System
2 23 (31.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.11%) DataPower
3 3 (4.11%) GIS
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.74%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 50 (68.49%) Linux
2 40 (54.79%) AIX
3 11 (15.07%) UNIX
4 9 (12.33%) Windows
5 5 (6.85%) Solaris
5 5 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.84%) Service Delivery
2 30 (41.10%) Workflow
2 30 (41.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (41.10%) Workflow Management
3 12 (16.44%) E-Commerce
4 7 (9.59%) Migration
5 6 (8.22%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (6.85%) DevOps
6 5 (6.85%) SOA
7 4 (5.48%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.11%) Software Engineering
8 3 (4.11%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.11%) Unit Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.74%) Web Development
9 2 (2.74%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.74%) Performance Testing
9 2 (2.74%) Data Analysis
9 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 15 (20.55%) Java
2 9 (12.33%) SQL
3 7 (9.59%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.74%) Ruby
4 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.11%) Xen
1 3 (4.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.74%) CA SiteMinder
1 2 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.37%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 50 (68.49%) IBM
2 46 (63.01%) Oracle
3 14 (19.18%) JBoss
4 9 (12.33%) ATG
5 5 (6.85%) Red Hat
6 3 (4.11%) Google
6 3 (4.11%) hybris
6 3 (4.11%) VMware
7 1 (1.37%) Actimize
7 1 (1.37%) HP
7 1 (1.37%) Citrix
7 1 (1.37%) BEA
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified £ Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Rate: £330 - £380 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago