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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 97 85 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -16
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 11 13 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.59% 0.82% 2.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.05% 4.63% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 19
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +63.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £450 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -40.86%
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
361 281 363
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.32% 17.80% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 164 201
Average daily rate £363 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £14.87 £11.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.13% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £7.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £21.30 £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +3 10 £400 - 5
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
Bradford - - - - 1
Halifax - - - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 44 (73.33%) IBM
2 42 (70.00%) Linux
3 37 (61.67%) Oracle
4 36 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 33 (55.00%) DB2
6 30 (50.00%) AIX
6 30 (50.00%) Mainframe
7 28 (46.67%) ClearQuest
7 28 (46.67%) Service Delivery
7 28 (46.67%) ClearCase
8 24 (40.00%) Workflow
8 24 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
8 24 (40.00%) Workflow Management
9 22 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 15 (25.00%) Java
12 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
12 13 (21.67%) Finance
13 12 (20.00%) UNIX
13 12 (20.00%) JBoss
14 11 (18.33%) Apache
14 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
14 11 (18.33%) SQL
15 10 (16.67%) HTML
15 10 (16.67%) J2EE
15 10 (16.67%) HTTP
16 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
16 9 (15.00%) Windows
16 9 (15.00%) WebLogic

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (40.00%) Oracle Workflow
2 12 (20.00%) JBoss
3 11 (18.33%) Apache
4 9 (15.00%) Tomcat
4 9 (15.00%) WebLogic
5 5 (8.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 4 (6.67%) ATG Dynamo
7 3 (5.00%) nginx
7 3 (5.00%) Jetty
8 1 (1.67%) Liferay
8 1 (1.67%) Drupal
8 1 (1.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (5.00%) Google App Engine
1 3 (5.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (16.67%) HTTP
2 5 (8.33%) SSL
3 3 (5.00%) IPsec
3 3 (5.00%) SAN
3 3 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.00%) DNS
3 3 (5.00%) DHCP
3 3 (5.00%) FTP
4 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (55.00%) DB2
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (46.67%) ClearQuest
1 28 (46.67%) ClearCase
2 6 (10.00%) Jenkins
3 5 (8.33%) JUnit
4 4 (6.67%) JMeter
4 4 (6.67%) Selenium
5 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.00%) Subversion
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Banking
2 4 (6.67%) Advertising
3 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Developer
2 14 (23.33%) WebSphere Developer
2 14 (23.33%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 11 (18.33%) Senior Developer
4 10 (16.67%) WebSphere Specialist
5 8 (13.33%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 4 (6.67%) Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (5.00%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Leader
10 1 (1.67%) Head of Development
10 1 (1.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 1 (1.67%) Head of Operations
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (60.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 10 (16.67%) HTML
2 10 (16.67%) J2EE
3 8 (13.33%) XML
4 7 (11.67%) WebSphere MQ
5 6 (10.00%) Web Services
6 5 (8.33%) Ajax
7 4 (6.67%) .NET
7 4 (6.67%) jQuery
8 3 (5.00%) Dojo
8 3 (5.00%) Java EE
8 3 (5.00%) CSS
8 3 (5.00%) XSLT
8 3 (5.00%) JSP
8 3 (5.00%) Servlets
9 2 (3.33%) Middleware
10 1 (1.67%) REST
10 1 (1.67%) CSS3
10 1 (1.67%) HTML5
10 1 (1.67%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 30 (50.00%) Mainframe
2 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.67%) DataPower
5 3 (5.00%) Clustering
5 3 (5.00%) GIS
6 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (3.33%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.33%) iSeries
6 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 42 (70.00%) Linux
2 30 (50.00%) AIX
3 12 (20.00%) UNIX
4 9 (15.00%) Windows
5 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (5.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 24 (40.00%) Workflow
2 24 (40.00%) Workflow Management
3 22 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (10.00%) Migration
5 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (10.00%) DevOps
6 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.00%) Capacity Management
7 3 (5.00%) Problem Management
7 3 (5.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (5.00%) ITIL
7 3 (5.00%) SOA
7 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.00%) Java
2 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (18.33%) SQL
3 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.00%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 44 (73.33%) IBM
2 37 (61.67%) Oracle
3 7 (11.67%) ATG
4 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.00%) hybris
5 3 (5.00%) VMware
5 3 (5.00%) Google
6 1 (1.67%) Actimize
6 1 (1.67%) BEA
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