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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 81 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 38 21 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.79% 1.24% 1.38%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.31% 7.78% 6.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 14 7
Average daily rate
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £373 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £31.88 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+18.58% +6.25%
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
408 270 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.27% 15.95% 22.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 149 152
Average daily rate £363 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 13
Average hourly rate £11.75 £20.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.25% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £24.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -15.38%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Leeds -4 26 £375 -11.76% 6
Halifax -7 7 £375 -14.28% 3
Bradford - 2 £375 - 2
Bingley - 1 - -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 41 (68.33%) Java
2 31 (51.67%) Linux
3 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (45.00%) Oracle
5 25 (41.67%) Apache
6 20 (33.33%) IBM
7 19 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (30.00%) J2EE
9 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
9 17 (28.33%) Tomcat
10 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
10 16 (26.67%) DNS
11 14 (23.33%) DB2
11 14 (23.33%) .NET
11 14 (23.33%) WebLogic
11 14 (23.33%) Servlets
11 14 (23.33%) Finance
12 13 (21.67%) HTTP
12 13 (21.67%) UNIX
12 13 (21.67%) XML
13 12 (20.00%) IIS
13 12 (20.00%) DHCP
13 12 (20.00%) FTP
13 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
13 12 (20.00%) Mainframe
13 12 (20.00%) IPsec
13 12 (20.00%) VMware
13 12 (20.00%) Jetty
13 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (20.00%) Google

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 25 (41.67%) Apache
2 17 (28.33%) Tomcat
3 14 (23.33%) WebLogic
4 12 (20.00%) IIS
4 12 (20.00%) Jetty
4 12 (20.00%) nginx
5 10 (16.67%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (15.00%) JBoss
7 5 (8.33%) Confluence
8 4 (6.67%) GlassFish
9 3 (5.00%) CICS
9 3 (5.00%) FileNet
10 2 (3.33%) Apache Pig
11 1 (1.67%) ATG Dynamo
11 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
1 12 (20.00%) Google App Engine
1 12 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (26.67%) TCP/IP
1 16 (26.67%) DNS
2 13 (21.67%) HTTP
3 12 (20.00%) DHCP
3 12 (20.00%) FTP
3 12 (20.00%) IPsec
4 11 (18.33%) SSL
5 4 (6.67%) WAN
5 4 (6.67%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.33%) DB2
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.00%) Adabas
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.33%) Apache Hive
5 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.67%) Big Data
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.00%) JUnit
2 9 (15.00%) ClearCase
3 6 (10.00%) ClearQuest
4 5 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 5 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
5 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.67%) JMeter
5 1 (1.67%) Subversion
General
1 14 (23.33%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Banking
3 4 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (3.33%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Java Developer
2 9 (15.00%) Administrator
3 7 (11.67%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) WebSphere Administrator
4 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (5.00%) Java Programmer
5 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Programmer
5 3 (5.00%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (5.00%) FileNet Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Web Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
7 1 (1.67%) Release Engineer
7 1 (1.67%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Support Analyst
7 1 (1.67%) Configuration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.00%) J2EE
2 14 (23.33%) .NET
2 14 (23.33%) Servlets
3 13 (21.67%) XML
4 11 (18.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 10 (16.67%) Hibernate
6 9 (15.00%) Spring
6 9 (15.00%) Java EE
7 8 (13.33%) Web Services
8 7 (11.67%) HTML
9 5 (8.33%) WSDL
10 4 (6.67%) XML Schema
10 4 (6.67%) JAXB
10 4 (6.67%) Grails
11 3 (5.00%) JSP
12 2 (3.33%) JMS
12 2 (3.33%) Middleware
12 2 (3.33%) Ajax
12 2 (3.33%) jQuery
12 2 (3.33%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (8.33%) W3C
4 4 (6.67%) Replication
4 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.67%) RIA
6 1 (1.67%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.67%) FMCG
6 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.67%) VUI
6 1 (1.67%) User Experience
6 1 (1.67%) PMI
6 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.67%) IVR
6 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (51.67%) Linux
2 13 (21.67%) UNIX
3 10 (16.67%) AIX
4 8 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (11.67%) zOS
5 7 (11.67%) Windows
6 4 (6.67%) Solaris
6 4 (6.67%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (18.33%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
6 8 (13.33%) Open Source
6 8 (13.33%) TDD
6 8 (13.33%) Automated Testing
7 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (11.67%) Scrum
8 6 (10.00%) OO
9 5 (8.33%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.33%) ETL
9 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 5 (8.33%) DevOps
10 4 (6.67%) User Stories
10 4 (6.67%) Feature Driven Development
10 4 (6.67%) SDLC
10 4 (6.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) Java
2 10 (16.67%) SQL
2 10 (16.67%) Python
3 9 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) Perl
5 3 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.00%) JCL
5 3 (5.00%) Groovy
5 3 (5.00%) Scala
5 3 (5.00%) COBOL
6 2 (3.33%) NATURAL
7 1 (1.67%) C#
7 1 (1.67%) C++
7 1 (1.67%) R
7 1 (1.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 12 (20.00%) Xen
1 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (13.33%) Puppet
2 6 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (45.00%) Oracle
2 20 (33.33%) IBM
3 17 (28.33%) Microsoft
4 12 (20.00%) VMware
4 12 (20.00%) Google
5 4 (6.67%) Atlassian
5 4 (6.67%) Red Hat
5 4 (6.67%) F5
6 2 (3.33%) hybris
7 1 (1.67%) BEA
7 1 (1.67%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.67%) ATG
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