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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 82 60 84
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +24
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 41 39 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.89% 2.30% 0.80%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.72% 13.98% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 4
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
- +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -9.09%
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
422 279 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.42% 16.47% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 167 137
Average daily rate £375 £365 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £463 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 16
Average hourly rate £18.05 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.78% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £13.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.43 £30.80 £43.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 2015. 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 -10 21 £413 -2.94% 2
Halifax -4 15 £425 - 3
Bradford - 3 £375 - 1
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 42 (56.00%) Java
2 38 (50.67%) Linux
3 33 (44.00%) Oracle
4 28 (37.33%) IBM
4 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (33.33%) Apache
6 22 (29.33%) J2EE
6 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
7 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
8 19 (25.33%) AIX
8 19 (25.33%) Finance
9 18 (24.00%) WebLogic
10 17 (22.67%) UNIX
10 17 (22.67%) DB2
10 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (21.33%) HTTP
11 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
11 16 (21.33%) DNS
11 16 (21.33%) XML
12 15 (20.00%) Mainframe
12 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
12 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
13 14 (18.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 14 (18.67%) Windows
13 14 (18.67%) .NET
13 14 (18.67%) Servlets
14 13 (17.33%) SQL
15 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
15 12 (16.00%) JUnit
15 12 (16.00%) IIS

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 25 (33.33%) Apache
2 20 (26.67%) Tomcat
3 18 (24.00%) WebLogic
4 12 (16.00%) IIS
4 12 (16.00%) Jetty
4 12 (16.00%) nginx
5 10 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (13.33%) JBoss
6 5 (6.67%) Confluence
7 4 (5.33%) GlassFish
8 3 (4.00%) CICS
8 3 (4.00%) FileNet
9 2 (2.67%) Apache Pig
10 1 (1.33%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (16.00%) Google App Engine
1 12 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) HTTP
1 16 (21.33%) TCP/IP
1 16 (21.33%) DNS
2 12 (16.00%) DHCP
2 12 (16.00%) FTP
2 12 (16.00%) IPsec
3 11 (14.67%) SSL
4 4 (5.33%) BIG-IP
4 4 (5.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) DB2
2 5 (6.67%) MySQL
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.00%) Adabas
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (4.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.33%) Big Data
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 12 (16.00%) JUnit
3 10 (13.33%) ClearCase
4 7 (9.33%) ClearQuest
5 5 (6.67%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.67%) JIRA
6 4 (5.33%) Selenium
6 4 (5.33%) JMeter
6 4 (5.33%) Subversion
7 3 (4.00%) Maven
7 3 (4.00%) Ant
8 1 (1.33%) Jasmine
General
1 19 (25.33%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Banking
3 4 (5.33%) Law
4 3 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (2.67%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 23 (30.67%) Developer
2 17 (22.67%) Administrator
3 11 (14.67%) WebSphere Administrator
4 9 (12.00%) Java Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Architect
6 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.00%) Java Programmer
7 3 (4.00%) Programmer
7 3 (4.00%) COBOL Developer
7 3 (4.00%) FileNet Developer
7 3 (4.00%) Release Engineer
7 3 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
8 2 (2.67%) DevOps Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Web Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Configuration Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (2.67%) Consultant
8 2 (2.67%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 1 (1.33%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.33%) J2EE
2 16 (21.33%) XML
3 14 (18.67%) .NET
3 14 (18.67%) Servlets
3 14 (18.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 10 (13.33%) Hibernate
4 10 (13.33%) HTML
5 9 (12.00%) Spring
5 9 (12.00%) Java EE
6 8 (10.67%) Web Services
7 7 (9.33%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (6.67%) WSDL
9 4 (5.33%) XML Schema
9 4 (5.33%) JAXB
9 4 (5.33%) Grails
10 3 (4.00%) Middleware
10 3 (4.00%) JSP
11 2 (2.67%) Struts
11 2 (2.67%) CSS
11 2 (2.67%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) W3C
4 4 (5.33%) Replication
4 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.33%) RIA
6 1 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.33%) FMCG
6 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.33%) VUI
6 1 (1.33%) User Experience
6 1 (1.33%) PMI
6 1 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) IVR
6 1 (1.33%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (50.67%) Linux
2 19 (25.33%) AIX
3 17 (22.67%) UNIX
4 14 (18.67%) Windows
5 9 (12.00%) zOS
6 8 (10.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (5.33%) SUSE
7 4 (5.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 12 (16.00%) E-Commerce
5 9 (12.00%) Unit Testing
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.67%) TDD
6 8 (10.67%) Automated Testing
6 8 (10.67%) Open Source
7 7 (9.33%) Scrum
8 6 (8.00%) DevOps
9 5 (6.67%) ETL
9 5 (6.67%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.67%) Project Management
9 5 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (5.33%) UML
10 4 (5.33%) OO
10 4 (5.33%) ITIL
10 4 (5.33%) Kanban
10 4 (5.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 42 (56.00%) Java
2 13 (17.33%) SQL
3 12 (16.00%) Python
3 12 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (10.67%) Perl
5 4 (5.33%) Shell Script
6 3 (4.00%) JCL
6 3 (4.00%) Groovy
6 3 (4.00%) Scala
6 3 (4.00%) COBOL
7 2 (2.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.67%) AWK
7 2 (2.67%) Jython
7 2 (2.67%) NATURAL
8 1 (1.33%) C#
8 1 (1.33%) C++
8 1 (1.33%) XPath
8 1 (1.33%) R
Qualifications
1 5 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (16.00%) Xen
1 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) Puppet
2 6 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (44.00%) Oracle
2 28 (37.33%) IBM
3 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
4 12 (16.00%) VMware
4 12 (16.00%) Google
5 5 (6.67%) hybris
6 4 (5.33%) F5
6 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
6 4 (5.33%) BEA
6 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.33%) ATG
7 1 (1.33%) Chordiant
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £455.00 per day + Negotiable - Senior position
Posted: 24 days ago
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago