The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 30 July 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 York 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 11 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 9.86% - 6.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 46.67% - 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£250 - £335
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 - £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £314 - £343
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £415
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -27.07%
Application Platforms Category
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
15 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 21.13% 9.64% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 4
Average daily rate £290 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £363 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £425 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebSphere
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WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in York

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere across the York region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in York

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in York

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere across the York region.

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in York

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
1 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) JUnit
3 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (70.00%) JSF
3 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 7 (70.00%) jQuery
4 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
5 4 (40.00%) MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (30.00%) Maven
6 3 (30.00%) Subversion
6 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
6 3 (30.00%) JMS
6 3 (30.00%) Tapestry
6 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
6 3 (30.00%) Spring
6 3 (30.00%) Jetty
6 3 (30.00%) Hudson
7 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
7 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (20.00%) TestNG
7 2 (20.00%) EasyMock
7 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (20.00%) Ehcache
7 2 (20.00%) RESTful
7 2 (20.00%) Subclipse

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the York 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 10 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (30.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (30.00%) Jetty
3 2 (20.00%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) JasperReports
2 1 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (90.00%) JUnit
2 6 (60.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (30.00%) Maven
3 3 (30.00%) Subversion
3 3 (30.00%) Hudson
4 2 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 2 (20.00%) TestNG
4 2 (20.00%) EasyMock
4 2 (20.00%) Subclipse
4 2 (20.00%) jMock
4 2 (20.00%) Eclipse
4 2 (20.00%) Log4j
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
1 9 (90.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Java Web Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) J2EE
2 7 (70.00%) JSF
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
2 7 (70.00%) jQuery
3 3 (30.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (30.00%) JMS
3 3 (30.00%) Tapestry
3 3 (30.00%) Spring MVC
3 3 (30.00%) Spring
4 2 (20.00%) Ehcache
4 2 (20.00%) RESTful
4 2 (20.00%) FreeMarker
4 2 (20.00%) Apache Axis
4 2 (20.00%) Web Services
4 2 (20.00%) JDBC
4 2 (20.00%) SiteMesh
5 1 (10.00%) JSP
5 1 (10.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (20.00%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) AOP
4 2 (20.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 1 (10.00%) OO
5 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) Java
2 7 (70.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) JBoss
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle