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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 79 88 97
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 19 26 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.30% 1.33% 0.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.91% 7.32% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 14 4
Median daily rate £490 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £275 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £409 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £435 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+128.57% -55.41%

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
275 355 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.87% 18.09% 18.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 244 225
Median daily rate £410 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £566 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.62% +79.16%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +2.70%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 21 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +12 18 £458 +30.71% 1
Pudsey - 1 £625 -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 17 (53.13%) Java
3 16 (50.00%) J2EE
3 16 (50.00%) Finance
4 15 (46.88%) SQL
4 15 (46.88%) WebSphere Application Server
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 12 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Management
6 11 (34.38%) IBM
6 11 (34.38%) JSP
7 10 (31.25%) Linux
7 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
8 9 (28.13%) Struts
8 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
8 9 (28.13%) JavaBeans
8 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
9 8 (25.00%) Windows
9 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
9 8 (25.00%) Law
10 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
10 7 (21.88%) Rational Application Developer
10 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
11 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
11 6 (18.75%) JMS
11 6 (18.75%) ITIL
11 6 (18.75%) VMware
12 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (15.63%) iSeries
12 5 (15.63%) Unix

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (46.88%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (15.63%) IBM Domino
2 5 (15.63%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.25%) CloudStack
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
3 2 (6.25%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
4 1 (3.13%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (3.13%) GlassFish
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Jetty
4 1 (3.13%) Mongrel
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Integration
4 1 (3.13%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.13%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (3.13%) Heroku
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
1 5 (15.63%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) DB2
3 1 (3.13%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (6.25%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.25%) ClearQuest
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.13%) GoCD
3 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.13%) Travis CI
General
1 16 (50.00%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Law
3 4 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Developer
2 10 (31.25%) Oracle Developer
3 8 (25.00%) Administrator
4 7 (21.88%) WebSphere Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (15.63%) Server Administrator
5 5 (15.63%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
6 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.38%) WebSphere Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) AIX Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Engineering Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Platform Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Senior Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Developer
8 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
8 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (50.00%) J2EE
2 11 (34.38%) JSP
3 9 (28.13%) JavaBeans
3 9 (28.13%) Struts
4 6 (18.75%) JMS
5 3 (9.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (6.25%) EJB
6 2 (6.25%) JPA
6 2 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (6.25%) XML
7 1 (3.13%) .NET
7 1 (3.13%) CSS
7 1 (3.13%) HTML
7 1 (3.13%) Middleware
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (3.13%) Servlets
7 1 (3.13%) Spring Web Flow
7 1 (3.13%) Struts2
7 1 (3.13%) Web Services
7 1 (3.13%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) iSeries
3 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) Mainframe
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) DataPower
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 8 (25.00%) Windows
3 5 (15.63%) Unix
4 3 (9.38%) AIX
5 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) Identity Management
2 9 (28.13%) Unit Testing
3 8 (25.00%) Waterfall
4 7 (21.88%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
5 6 (18.75%) ITIL
6 5 (15.63%) People Management
7 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
7 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) Wealth Management
8 3 (9.38%) Analytics
8 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
8 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (6.25%) DevOps
9 2 (6.25%) TDD
10 1 (3.13%) BDD
10 1 (3.13%) High Availability
10 1 (3.13%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 17 (53.13%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Go
5 1 (3.13%) Perl
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) Xen
3 1 (3.13%) Docker
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
3 1 (3.13%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Management
1 12 (37.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (6.25%) Ansible
2 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Packer
3 1 (3.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Oracle
2 11 (34.38%) IBM
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Avaya
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
4 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) EnterpriseDB
6 1 (3.13%) Kony
6 1 (3.13%) MuleSoft
6 1 (3.13%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat