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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 80 51 94
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +43
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 48 49 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.11% 2.89% 0.64%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.60% 14.67% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 32 5
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £448 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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
500 334 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 21.93% 19.69% 18.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 206 162
Average daily rate £375 £378 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +25.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 18
Average hourly rate £13.60 £13.20 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.99% -10.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 0 23 £425 - 3
Leeds -19 23 £450 +5.88% 12
Bradford - 1 - -
Huddersfield - 1 - -
Wakefield - 1 - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 48 (52.17%) Linux
2 47 (51.09%) Java
3 39 (42.39%) Oracle
4 37 (40.22%) IBM
5 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (35.87%) J2EE
7 28 (30.43%) AIX
7 28 (30.43%) Apache
8 27 (29.35%) Tomcat
9 26 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
10 24 (26.09%) Finance
10 24 (26.09%) DB2
11 23 (25.00%) HTTP
11 23 (25.00%) Mainframe
12 22 (23.91%) XML
13 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
13 21 (22.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 20 (21.74%) TCP/IP
15 19 (20.65%) WebLogic
15 19 (20.65%) Configuration Management
15 19 (20.65%) Jenkins
16 18 (19.57%) Servlets
16 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
16 18 (19.57%) .NET
16 18 (19.57%) DNS
17 17 (18.48%) UNIX
18 16 (17.39%) IIS
18 16 (17.39%) HTML
18 16 (17.39%) ClearCase
18 16 (17.39%) Jetty

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 28 (30.43%) Apache
2 27 (29.35%) Tomcat
3 19 (20.65%) WebLogic
4 16 (17.39%) IIS
4 16 (17.39%) Jetty
4 16 (17.39%) nginx
5 13 (14.13%) WebSphere Application Server
6 11 (11.96%) JBoss
7 5 (5.43%) Confluence
8 4 (4.35%) GlassFish
8 4 (4.35%) CMS
8 4 (4.35%) CICS
9 3 (3.26%) FileNet
10 2 (2.17%) Apache Pig
11 1 (1.09%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (1.09%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (16.30%) Cloud Computing
2 14 (15.22%) Amazon EC2
2 14 (15.22%) Google App Engine
2 14 (15.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (15.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (25.00%) HTTP
2 20 (21.74%) TCP/IP
3 18 (19.57%) DNS
4 15 (16.30%) SSL
5 14 (15.22%) IPsec
5 14 (15.22%) DHCP
5 14 (15.22%) FTP
6 4 (4.35%) WAN
6 4 (4.35%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (26.09%) DB2
2 5 (5.43%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.35%) Oracle Database
4 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.26%) Adabas
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.17%) Apache Hive
5 2 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.09%) Big Data
6 1 (1.09%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Jenkins
2 16 (17.39%) ClearCase
3 15 (16.30%) JUnit
4 13 (14.13%) ClearQuest
5 7 (7.61%) JMeter
5 7 (7.61%) Maven
5 7 (7.61%) Selenium
6 5 (5.43%) JIRA
7 4 (4.35%) Subversion
7 4 (4.35%) Eclipse
8 3 (3.26%) Ant
9 1 (1.09%) Jasmine
General
1 24 (26.09%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Banking
3 4 (4.35%) Law
4 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 3 (3.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 27 (29.35%) Developer
2 22 (23.91%) Administrator
3 14 (15.22%) WebSphere Administrator
4 8 (8.70%) Java Developer
5 7 (7.61%) Architect
6 6 (6.52%) Consultant
6 6 (6.52%) WebSphere Developer
7 5 (5.43%) DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Release Engineer
9 3 (3.26%) COBOL Developer
9 3 (3.26%) FileNet Developer
10 2 (2.17%) Configuration Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Linux Administrator
10 2 (2.17%) Java Programmer
10 2 (2.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 2 (2.17%) Programmer
11 1 (1.09%) Configuration Manager
11 1 (1.09%) Release Manager
11 1 (1.09%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (35.87%) J2EE
2 22 (23.91%) XML
3 21 (22.83%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 18 (19.57%) .NET
4 18 (19.57%) Servlets
5 16 (17.39%) HTML
6 13 (14.13%) WebSphere MQ
7 12 (13.04%) Web Services
8 10 (10.87%) Hibernate
9 9 (9.78%) Spring
9 9 (9.78%) Java EE
10 6 (6.52%) Ajax
11 5 (5.43%) WSDL
11 5 (5.43%) XSLT
11 5 (5.43%) XHTML
11 5 (5.43%) CSS
12 4 (4.35%) XML Schema
12 4 (4.35%) JAXB
12 4 (4.35%) Grails
12 4 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.00%) Mainframe
2 14 (15.22%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.35%) W3C
3 4 (4.35%) Replication
4 1 (1.09%) IVR
4 1 (1.09%) Tandem
4 1 (1.09%) VSAM
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.09%) FMCG
4 1 (1.09%) PMI
4 1 (1.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) AS400
4 1 (1.09%) VUI
Operating Systems
1 48 (52.17%) Linux
2 28 (30.43%) AIX
3 17 (18.48%) UNIX
4 14 (15.22%) Windows
5 13 (14.13%) zOS
6 8 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.35%) SUSE
7 4 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (28.26%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (20.65%) Configuration Management
4 12 (13.04%) E-Commerce
5 11 (11.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (9.78%) DevOps
7 8 (8.70%) Open Source
7 8 (8.70%) TDD
7 8 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 8 (8.70%) Service Delivery
8 7 (7.61%) UML
8 7 (7.61%) Automated Testing
8 7 (7.61%) Scrum
9 5 (5.43%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (5.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (5.43%) SOA
9 5 (5.43%) ETL
9 5 (5.43%) Project Management
9 5 (5.43%) Waterfall
10 4 (4.35%) Feature Driven Development
Programming Languages
1 47 (51.09%) Java
2 18 (19.57%) JavaScript
3 15 (16.30%) SQL
4 12 (13.04%) Python
5 8 (8.70%) Perl
6 4 (4.35%) Ada
6 4 (4.35%) Shell Script
6 4 (4.35%) JCL
7 3 (3.26%) Groovy
7 3 (3.26%) Scala
7 3 (3.26%) COBOL
8 2 (2.17%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.17%) AWK
8 2 (2.17%) Jython
8 2 (2.17%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.09%) C#
9 1 (1.09%) C++
9 1 (1.09%) XPath
9 1 (1.09%) R
Qualifications
1 7 (7.61%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.26%) Degree
3 2 (2.17%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.17%) IBM Certification
3 2 (2.17%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 1 (1.09%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 14 (15.22%) Xen
1 14 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.09%) RACF
3 1 (1.09%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 8 (8.70%) Puppet
2 7 (7.61%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.09%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.09%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Oracle
2 37 (40.22%) IBM
3 21 (22.83%) Microsoft
4 14 (15.22%) VMware
4 14 (15.22%) Google
5 7 (7.61%) BEA
5 7 (7.61%) hybris
5 7 (7.61%) ATG
6 4 (4.35%) F5
6 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.35%) Atlassian
7 3 (3.26%) Kony
8 1 (1.09%) Chordiant
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
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