The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Yorkshire region that had WebSphere Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Specialist
Rank 146 - 111
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a WebSphere Specialist 5 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% - 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% - 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £413 £425
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WebSphere Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2890 2958 2229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.69% 95.24% 94.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1880 1994 1347
Median daily rate £385 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £480 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 148 119
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.43 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.60 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-0.60% +0.60%

WebSphere Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Yorkshire region that featured WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

WebSphere Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere Specialist
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Specialist Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere Specialist
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Specialist within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 23 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire - 5 - -
WebSphere Specialist
England

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, WebSphere Specialist contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region featuring WebSphere Specialist in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Unix
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 5 (83.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (66.67%) LDAP
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 4 (66.67%) Perl
3 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (66.67%) FileNet
3 4 (66.67%) Jython
4 3 (50.00%) iSeries
5 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (16.67%) Middleware
6 1 (16.67%) zOS
6 1 (16.67%) Linux
6 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
6 1 (16.67%) Clustering

WebSphere Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (66.67%) FileNet
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic
2 4 (66.67%) WebLogic Portal
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
2 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Portal
3 1 (16.67%) MQSeries
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) LDAP
General
1 6 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 4 (66.67%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) iSeries
2 2 (33.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Unix
2 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) Jython
2 4 (66.67%) Perl
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) IBM
2 4 (66.67%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft