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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 50 94 87
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 44 10 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.60% 0.64% 1.19%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.50% 3.44% 6.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 5 3
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£425 £375 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +41.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £424 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £57.50
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -44.56%
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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
326 291 369
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.26% 18.58% 19.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 159 189
Average daily rate £375 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £125 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £410 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 17 13
Average hourly rate £21.75 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.25% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.00 £11.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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
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 22 August 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
Halifax - 22 £425 -
Leeds +15 12 £425 +11.47% 6
Sowerby Bridge - - - -
Bradford - - - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 49 (72.06%) Linux
2 45 (66.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 44 (64.71%) IBM
4 40 (58.82%) Oracle
5 39 (57.35%) AIX
6 36 (52.94%) Mainframe
7 34 (50.00%) DB2
8 33 (48.53%) ClearCase
9 32 (47.06%) ClearQuest
10 29 (42.65%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (39.71%) Service Delivery
12 26 (38.24%) Workflow
12 26 (38.24%) Oracle Workflow
12 26 (38.24%) Workflow Management
13 23 (33.82%) Finance
14 19 (27.94%) Management Information System
15 15 (22.06%) WebSphere MQ
16 13 (19.12%) UNIX
17 11 (16.18%) Windows
18 10 (14.71%) Banking
19 9 (13.24%) JBoss
19 9 (13.24%) Java
20 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
21 7 (10.29%) Apache
21 7 (10.29%) Advertising
21 7 (10.29%) Migration
22 6 (8.82%) ATG
22 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
23 5 (7.35%) SQL
23 5 (7.35%) SOA

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (38.24%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (10.29%) Apache
3 6 (8.82%) WebLogic
4 5 (7.35%) ATG Dynamo
5 3 (4.41%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (4.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
6 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (1.47%) nginx
6 1 (1.47%) Jetty
6 1 (1.47%) Mule
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.47%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.35%) SAN
2 4 (5.88%) HTTP
3 3 (4.41%) SSL
4 1 (1.47%) DHCP
4 1 (1.47%) FTP
4 1 (1.47%) 2G
4 1 (1.47%) IPsec
4 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.47%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (50.00%) DB2
2 2 (2.94%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 33 (48.53%) ClearCase
2 32 (47.06%) ClearQuest
3 2 (2.94%) Selenium
3 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.94%) JMeter
3 2 (2.94%) JUnit
4 1 (1.47%) Maven
General
1 23 (33.82%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Banking
3 7 (10.29%) Advertising
4 4 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Automotive
5 1 (1.47%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (35.29%) Developer
2 15 (22.06%) WebSphere Developer
2 15 (22.06%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
3 12 (17.65%) Administrator
4 10 (14.71%) WebSphere Administrator
5 9 (13.24%) WebSphere Specialist
5 9 (13.24%) Senior Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Consultant
6 5 (7.35%) UNIX Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Senior WebSphere Developer
7 4 (5.88%) Migration Consultant
8 3 (4.41%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.94%) Web Developer
10 1 (1.47%) Technical Architect
10 1 (1.47%) Architect
10 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (66.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 15 (22.06%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (7.35%) XML
4 4 (5.88%) HTML
4 4 (5.88%) J2EE
5 2 (2.94%) Java EE
5 2 (2.94%) Middleware
5 2 (2.94%) XSLT
5 2 (2.94%) SOAP
5 2 (2.94%) CSS
6 1 (1.47%) .NET
6 1 (1.47%) JSP
6 1 (1.47%) Servlets
6 1 (1.47%) WSDL
6 1 (1.47%) Dojo
6 1 (1.47%) jQuery
6 1 (1.47%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (52.94%) Mainframe
2 19 (27.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.41%) DataPower
4 2 (2.94%) iSeries
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.94%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (72.06%) Linux
2 39 (57.35%) AIX
3 13 (19.12%) UNIX
4 11 (16.18%) Windows
5 5 (7.35%) Solaris
5 5 (7.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.94%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (39.71%) Service Delivery
3 26 (38.24%) Workflow
3 26 (38.24%) Workflow Management
4 8 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 7 (10.29%) Migration
6 5 (7.35%) SOA
7 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
7 2 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.94%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.94%) Software Engineering
7 2 (2.94%) Web Development
7 2 (2.94%) OO
8 1 (1.47%) Service Management
8 1 (1.47%) BPR
8 1 (1.47%) Business Process Improvement
8 1 (1.47%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.24%) Java
2 5 (7.35%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) Xen
1 1 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 44 (64.71%) IBM
2 40 (58.82%) Oracle
3 9 (13.24%) JBoss
4 6 (8.82%) ATG
5 5 (7.35%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.94%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) MKS
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix
7 1 (1.47%) Google
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) hybris
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