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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 86 92 104
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 12 29 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.79% 1.32% 0.43%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.62% 7.51% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 5
Median daily rate £500 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £533 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £42.75 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +3.63%
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
260 386 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 17.07% 17.56% 19.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 248 205
Median daily rate £450 £450 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £540 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 8
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £13.60 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.75 £24.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -11.94%

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 9 December 2016.

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 9 December 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +4 9 £490 -2.00% 6
Pudsey - 1 £625 -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 18 (72.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) J2EE
4 14 (56.00%) Oracle Identity Management
4 14 (56.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 12 (48.00%) Finance
6 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (40.00%) Identity Management
6 10 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 10 (40.00%) JSP
7 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
7 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
8 8 (32.00%) Struts
8 8 (32.00%) JavaBeans
9 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
10 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
10 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 5 (20.00%) Law
10 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
10 5 (20.00%) Linux
10 5 (20.00%) Analytics
10 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
11 4 (16.00%) IBM
11 4 (16.00%) Banking
11 4 (16.00%) Rational Application Developer
12 3 (12.00%) IBM Integration Bus
12 3 (12.00%) TDD

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 10 (40.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (36.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (12.00%) JBoss
4 2 (8.00%) CloudStack
4 2 (8.00%) OpenStack
4 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (4.00%) Apache
5 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (4.00%) GlassFish
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
5 1 (4.00%) Jetty
5 1 (4.00%) Mongrel
5 1 (4.00%) nginx
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (4.00%) DigitalOcean
2 1 (4.00%) Heroku
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) DB2
2 1 (4.00%) Hazelcast
2 1 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Rational Application Developer
2 2 (8.00%) ClearCase
2 2 (8.00%) ClearQuest
2 2 (8.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.00%) GoCD
3 1 (4.00%) JProfiler
3 1 (4.00%) JUnit
3 1 (4.00%) LoadUI
3 1 (4.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
3 1 (4.00%) Travis CI
3 1 (4.00%) VisualVM
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Law
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Advertising
5 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
6 1 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Developer
2 11 (44.00%) Oracle Developer
3 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) AIX Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Web Manager
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Developer
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (64.00%) J2EE
2 10 (40.00%) JSP
3 8 (32.00%) JavaBeans
3 8 (32.00%) Struts
4 3 (12.00%) EJB
4 3 (12.00%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (12.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) JMS
5 2 (8.00%) JPA
5 2 (8.00%) JTA
5 2 (8.00%) Spring
6 1 (4.00%) Dojo
6 1 (4.00%) Grails
6 1 (4.00%) JAAS
6 1 (4.00%) Java EE
6 1 (4.00%) JSF
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.00%) DataPower
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Linux
2 3 (12.00%) AIX
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.00%) CentOS
4 1 (4.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (40.00%) Identity Management
2 7 (28.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 5 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
4 3 (12.00%) TDD
5 2 (8.00%) DevOps
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Business Activity Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Concurrent Programming
6 1 (4.00%) High Availability
6 1 (4.00%) SOLID
6 1 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (72.00%) Java
2 16 (64.00%) SQL
3 9 (36.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) Python
4 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 1 (4.00%) Go
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Xen
2 1 (4.00%) Docker
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) vSphere
2 1 (4.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle Identity Management
1 14 (56.00%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (8.00%) Ansible
2 2 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.00%) Puppet
3 1 (4.00%) Packer
3 1 (4.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Oracle
2 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) EnterpriseDB
4 1 (4.00%) Kony
4 1 (4.00%) MuleSoft
4 1 (4.00%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) VMware