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 16 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 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 29 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 2.07% 5.41% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.69% 40.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £339 -
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
York
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
39 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in York 26.90% 13.51% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 4 16
Average daily rate £326 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -2.56%
WebSphere
North Yorkshire

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 16 April 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 8 (100.00%) Java
1 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) JMS
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
2 6 (75.00%) J2EE
2 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
2 6 (75.00%) Spring
2 6 (75.00%) Maven
2 6 (75.00%) Tapestry
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
2 6 (75.00%) Jetty
2 6 (75.00%) Hudson
3 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) Struts
3 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) JBoss
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
4 2 (25.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (25.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Solaris
4 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) Perl

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 8 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 6 (75.00%) Jetty
2 6 (75.00%) WebLogic
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LDAP
1 2 (25.00%) HTTP
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
1 2 (25.00%) SSH
1 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) JasperReports
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) Maven
1 6 (75.00%) Hudson
2 2 (25.00%) JUnit
2 2 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (25.00%) Log4j
2 2 (25.00%) jMock
2 2 (25.00%) TestNG
2 2 (25.00%) EasyMock
2 2 (25.00%) Subclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) UNIX Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) J2EE
1 6 (75.00%) JMS
1 6 (75.00%) Hibernate
1 6 (75.00%) Spring MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Spring
1 6 (75.00%) Tapestry
2 4 (50.00%) Struts
2 4 (50.00%) JSP
3 2 (25.00%) SOAP
3 2 (25.00%) JDBC
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
3 2 (25.00%) XML
3 2 (25.00%) SiteMesh
3 2 (25.00%) Apache Axis
3 2 (25.00%) FreeMarker
3 2 (25.00%) Ehcache
3 2 (25.00%) RESTful
3 2 (25.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Open Source
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) UNIX
1 2 (25.00%) Solaris
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) OO
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Workflow
3 2 (25.00%) Content Management
3 2 (25.00%) AOP
3 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) JBoss
3 2 (25.00%) Sun
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat