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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 91 95 85
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 21 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.04% 0.46% 0.91%
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.06% 2.39% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £325 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £473
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £385 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £406
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +0.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
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
415 335 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 20.51% 19.12% 17.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 230 152
Average daily rate £423 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.55% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 6
Average hourly rate £15.50 £12.00 £14.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% -14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.50 £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 8 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -7 9 £350 +7.69% 6
Bradford - 5 £275 - 1
Bingley - 4 - -
Halifax - 2 £450 -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 36 (55.38%) IBM
2 30 (46.15%) Java
2 30 (46.15%) J2EE
3 28 (43.08%) Linux
4 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (33.85%) Tomcat
5 22 (33.85%) HTTP
6 19 (29.23%) FTP
7 18 (27.69%) XML
7 18 (27.69%) IIS
8 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
9 16 (24.62%) DB2
9 16 (24.62%) Apache
9 16 (24.62%) Jetty
10 15 (23.08%) nginx
10 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
10 15 (23.08%) Servlets
10 15 (23.08%) .NET
10 15 (23.08%) SSL
10 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
10 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
11 14 (21.54%) VMware
11 14 (21.54%) DevOps
11 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (21.54%) Cloud Computing
12 13 (20.00%) IPsec
12 13 (20.00%) DNS
12 13 (20.00%) DHCP
12 13 (20.00%) HTML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 22 (33.85%) Tomcat
2 18 (27.69%) IIS
3 16 (24.62%) Apache
3 16 (24.62%) Jetty
4 15 (23.08%) nginx
5 12 (18.46%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (13.85%) JBoss
6 9 (13.85%) WebLogic
7 6 (9.23%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
8 4 (6.15%) CMS
9 2 (3.08%) CICS
9 2 (3.08%) GlassFish
10 1 (1.54%) FileNet
10 1 (1.54%) MQSeries
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (1.54%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (1.54%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (21.54%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (18.46%) Amazon EC2
2 12 (18.46%) Google App Engine
2 12 (18.46%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) HTTP
2 19 (29.23%) FTP
3 15 (23.08%) SSL
3 15 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 13 (20.00%) DHCP
4 13 (20.00%) DNS
4 13 (20.00%) IPsec
5 1 (1.54%) Firewall
5 1 (1.54%) Internet
5 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) DB2
2 3 (4.62%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.54%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 15 (23.08%) Jenkins
2 8 (12.31%) ClearCase
2 8 (12.31%) ClearQuest
2 8 (12.31%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.77%) JMeter
3 7 (10.77%) JUnit
3 7 (10.77%) Selenium
4 5 (7.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Log4j
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.31%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Developer
2 10 (15.38%) Java Developer
2 10 (15.38%) WebSphere Developer
3 8 (12.31%) Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce Developer
4 7 (10.77%) Java Programmer
4 7 (10.77%) Programmer
5 6 (9.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 5 (7.69%) Architect
6 5 (7.69%) Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
7 4 (6.15%) WebSphere Administrator
8 3 (4.62%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (4.62%) WebOps Engineer
8 3 (4.62%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
9 2 (3.08%) Analyst
9 2 (3.08%) Head of DevOps
9 2 (3.08%) Junior Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Junior Technical Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.15%) J2EE
2 18 (27.69%) XML
3 15 (23.08%) .NET
3 15 (23.08%) Servlets
4 13 (20.00%) HTML
5 10 (15.38%) IBM Integration Bus
6 8 (12.31%) WebSphere MQ
7 5 (7.69%) CSS
7 5 (7.69%) HTML5
8 4 (6.15%) Ajax
8 4 (6.15%) Middleware
8 4 (6.15%) Web Services
8 4 (6.15%) XHTML
8 4 (6.15%) XSLT
9 2 (3.08%) EJB
9 2 (3.08%) ISPF
10 1 (1.54%) AngularJS
10 1 (1.54%) JDBC
10 1 (1.54%) JMS
10 1 (1.54%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.46%) Mainframe
2 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.08%) AS400
4 2 (3.08%) Tandem
4 2 (3.08%) VSAM
5 1 (1.54%) Blog
5 1 (1.54%) DataPower
5 1 (1.54%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (43.08%) Linux
2 13 (20.00%) AIX
3 12 (18.46%) Windows
4 10 (15.38%) Unix
5 4 (6.15%) zOS
6 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Solaris
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (41.54%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (23.08%) Configuration Management
3 14 (21.54%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (21.54%) DevOps
4 10 (15.38%) UML
5 9 (13.85%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.85%) Web Operations
6 5 (7.69%) SOA
7 4 (6.15%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (6.15%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (6.15%) RAD
7 4 (6.15%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (4.62%) Migration
8 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.08%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.08%) Process Management
9 2 (3.08%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 30 (46.15%) Java
2 13 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (12.31%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) Ada
5 2 (3.08%) C
5 2 (3.08%) JCL
6 1 (1.54%) Bourne shell
6 1 (1.54%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) IBM Certification
3 2 (3.08%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 1 (1.54%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 14 (21.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (18.46%) Xen
3 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
4 2 (3.08%) RACF
4 2 (3.08%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) OMEGAMON
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
1 2 (3.08%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (55.38%) IBM
2 17 (26.15%) Microsoft
3 14 (21.54%) VMware
4 13 (20.00%) Oracle
5 12 (18.46%) Google
6 8 (12.31%) hybris
7 7 (10.77%) ATG
7 7 (10.77%) BEA
8 3 (4.62%) Kony
9 1 (1.54%) Axway
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Informatica
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.54%) Sun
9 1 (1.54%) Sybase
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