The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 80 68 76
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 28 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 1.55% 1.58% 1.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 8.36% 9.09% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 12
Average daily rate £425 £465 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.60% +12.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £345 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.38 £27.48 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -52.20%
Application Platforms Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
335 231 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 18.58% 17.43% 16.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 122 162
Average daily rate £350 £314 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -3.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £241 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £406 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.98 £11.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.88% +40.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.45 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £23.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere
Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Halifax +9 15 £438 - 1
Leeds -18 8 £413 - 4
Bradford -4 2 £500 +6.66% 1
Pontefract - - - -
Wakefield - - - - 1
WebSphere
Yorkshire

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 21 (52.50%) IBM
2 20 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 19 (47.50%) Linux
4 18 (45.00%) Finance
5 12 (30.00%) UNIX
6 11 (27.50%) Oracle
7 10 (25.00%) DB2
7 10 (25.00%) Windows
8 9 (22.50%) AIX
8 9 (22.50%) Mainframe
9 8 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
9 8 (20.00%) ClearCase
9 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
9 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (20.00%) Banking
10 6 (15.00%) Java
10 6 (15.00%) ClearQuest
10 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
11 5 (12.50%) zOS
11 5 (12.50%) J2EE
12 4 (10.00%) CRM
12 4 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
12 4 (10.00%) Unica
12 4 (10.00%) Maven
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow Management
12 4 (10.00%) Endeca
12 4 (10.00%) Marketing
12 4 (10.00%) EPiServer
12 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
12 4 (10.00%) Workflow

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (10.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 3 (7.50%) GlassFish
4 2 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (5.00%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (2.50%) Mule
5 1 (2.50%) FileNet
5 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
5 1 (2.50%) CICS
5 1 (2.50%) Commerce Server
5 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.50%) MQSeries
5 1 (2.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (20.00%) ClearCase
2 6 (15.00%) ClearQuest
3 4 (10.00%) Maven
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) Selenium
4 1 (2.50%) JUnit
General
1 18 (45.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (10.00%) Marketing
4 3 (7.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.00%) Retail
5 2 (5.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (22.50%) Administrator
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere Administrator
3 5 (12.50%) Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (10.00%) WebSphere Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) WebSphere Consultant
5 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Middleware Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Java Architect
7 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Digital Project Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.50%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Manager
7 1 (2.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (50.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (12.50%) J2EE
4 3 (7.50%) Middleware
4 3 (7.50%) SOAP
4 3 (7.50%) XML
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
5 2 (5.00%) Java EE
6 1 (2.50%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (2.50%) REST
6 1 (2.50%) JSON
6 1 (2.50%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.50%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (2.50%) Spring
6 1 (2.50%) XHTML
6 1 (2.50%) WSDL
6 1 (2.50%) Struts
6 1 (2.50%) XSD
6 1 (2.50%) XSLT
6 1 (2.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) DataPower
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 19 (47.50%) Linux
2 12 (30.00%) UNIX
3 10 (25.00%) Windows
4 9 (22.50%) AIX
5 5 (12.50%) zOS
6 2 (5.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.00%) CRM
3 4 (10.00%) Workflow Management
3 4 (10.00%) Waterfall
3 4 (10.00%) Workflow
4 3 (7.50%) Online Marketing
5 2 (5.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (5.00%) SOA
5 2 (5.00%) E-business
5 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.00%) Migration
5 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.50%) Build Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Time Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.50%) Test Automation
6 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) Java
2 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.50%) COBOL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 21 (52.50%) IBM
2 11 (27.50%) Oracle
3 4 (10.00%) Unica
3 4 (10.00%) Endeca
3 4 (10.00%) EPiServer
4 3 (7.50%) MKS
4 3 (7.50%) Sun
5 2 (5.00%) JBoss
5 2 (5.00%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) Citrix
6 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
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