The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 98 83 80
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -3
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 26 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.98% 1.41% 1.63%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.98% 7.19% 7.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £366 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £525 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -40.86%
WebSphere
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
522 445 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.67% 19.62% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 251 274
Average daily rate £363 £300 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.73% -9.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £196 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 27 17
Average hourly rate £23.25 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.00% -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.24 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+10.22% -9.27%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

WebSphere Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

WebSphere
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WebSphere Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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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
South Yorkshire +8 13 £256 -46.05% 3
West Yorkshire -12 11 £400 -11.11% 5
North Yorkshire -13 1 £350 - 2
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 62 (63.27%) Linux
2 54 (55.10%) Oracle
3 49 (50.00%) IBM
4 41 (41.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 35 (35.71%) DB2
6 34 (34.69%) Java
7 33 (33.67%) UNIX
8 32 (32.65%) AIX
8 32 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
9 31 (31.63%) Mainframe
10 29 (29.59%) ClearCase
11 28 (28.57%) ClearQuest
11 28 (28.57%) Service Delivery
12 24 (24.49%) Workflow
12 24 (24.49%) Finance
12 24 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
12 24 (24.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 24 (24.49%) Workflow Management
13 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
14 20 (20.41%) J2EE
14 20 (20.41%) Management Information System
15 19 (19.39%) Tomcat
16 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
16 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
17 15 (15.31%) WebSphere MQ
18 14 (14.29%) Windows
19 13 (13.27%) SQL
19 13 (13.27%) JUnit
19 13 (13.27%) Apache
20 12 (12.24%) HTTP

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 24 (24.49%) Oracle Workflow
2 19 (19.39%) Tomcat
3 13 (13.27%) Apache
4 12 (12.24%) JBoss
5 9 (9.18%) WebLogic
6 8 (8.16%) WebSphere Application Server
6 8 (8.16%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (5.10%) IBM HTTP Server
8 4 (4.08%) ATG Dynamo
9 3 (3.06%) Jetty
9 3 (3.06%) nginx
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (2.04%) IIS
10 2 (2.04%) Oracle Coherence
11 1 (1.02%) Drupal
11 1 (1.02%) Liferay
11 1 (1.02%) TeamSite
11 1 (1.02%) CICS
Applications
1 5 (5.10%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.02%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.06%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.06%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (3.06%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.06%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (12.24%) HTTP
2 6 (6.12%) SSL
2 6 (6.12%) SAN
3 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.06%) DNS
3 3 (3.06%) DHCP
3 3 (3.06%) FTP
3 3 (3.06%) IPsec
4 2 (2.04%) Internet
4 2 (2.04%) LDAP
4 2 (2.04%) LAN
4 2 (2.04%) WAN
4 2 (2.04%) FCoE
4 2 (2.04%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (2.04%) Multicast
4 2 (2.04%) iSCSI
4 2 (2.04%) NAS
5 1 (1.02%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) DB2
2 6 (6.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.02%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.02%) HBase
5 1 (1.02%) MySQL
5 1 (1.02%) Informix
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.02%) Adabas
5 1 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 29 (29.59%) ClearCase
2 28 (28.57%) ClearQuest
3 13 (13.27%) JUnit
4 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
5 8 (8.16%) Jenkins
6 4 (4.08%) JMeter
6 4 (4.08%) Selenium
7 3 (3.06%) Subversion
8 1 (1.02%) Maven
8 1 (1.02%) VisualVM
8 1 (1.02%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.02%) SoapUI
General
1 24 (24.49%) Finance
2 9 (9.18%) Banking
3 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 3 (3.06%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.02%) Law
Job Titles
1 36 (36.73%) Developer
2 15 (15.31%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 14 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 13 (13.27%) Administrator
5 11 (11.22%) Senior Developer
6 10 (10.20%) WebSphere Administrator
6 10 (10.20%) WebSphere Specialist
7 7 (7.14%) Analyst
8 6 (6.12%) Deployment Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior WebSphere Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (5.10%) Web Developer
10 4 (4.08%) Consultant
10 4 (4.08%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) UNIX Engineer
10 4 (4.08%) Migration Consultant
11 3 (3.06%) Java Web Developer
12 2 (2.04%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (41.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 20 (20.41%) J2EE
3 15 (15.31%) WebSphere MQ
4 12 (12.24%) HTML
4 12 (12.24%) jQuery
5 11 (11.22%) CSS
6 10 (10.20%) XML
7 9 (9.18%) Middleware
8 8 (8.16%) JSF
9 6 (6.12%) Web Services
10 5 (5.10%) Ajax
10 5 (5.10%) XSLT
11 4 (4.08%) .NET
12 3 (3.06%) Dojo
12 3 (3.06%) Java EE
12 3 (3.06%) JSP
12 3 (3.06%) Servlets
13 2 (2.04%) Rendezvous
13 2 (2.04%) SOAP
13 2 (2.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (32.65%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (31.63%) Mainframe
3 20 (20.41%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.14%) iSeries
5 5 (5.10%) Clustering
6 4 (4.08%) DataPower
7 3 (3.06%) GIS
8 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
8 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 62 (63.27%) Linux
2 33 (33.67%) UNIX
3 32 (32.65%) AIX
4 14 (14.29%) Windows
5 7 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 24 (24.49%) Workflow
2 24 (24.49%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (24.49%) Workflow Management
3 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
3 17 (17.35%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
5 8 (8.16%) Migration
5 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (6.12%) DevOps
7 5 (5.10%) SOA
8 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
8 3 (3.06%) Performance Testing
8 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.06%) Mentoring
8 3 (3.06%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (3.06%) Capacity Management
8 3 (3.06%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.69%) Java
2 21 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (13.27%) SQL
4 10 (10.20%) Perl
5 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.06%) Ruby
6 2 (2.04%) Jython
7 1 (1.02%) SELCOPY
7 1 (1.02%) COBOL
7 1 (1.02%) REXX
7 1 (1.02%) NATURAL
7 1 (1.02%) JCL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.02%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.08%) SLA
2 3 (3.06%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.10%) Xen
3 2 (2.04%) NFS
3 2 (2.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.04%) KVM
3 2 (2.04%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.04%) SRDF
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.06%) CA SiteMinder
2 1 (1.02%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.02%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 54 (55.10%) Oracle
2 49 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (8.16%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 7 (7.14%) ATG
5 6 (6.12%) VMware
6 3 (3.06%) Google
6 3 (3.06%) hybris
7 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.04%) NetApp
7 2 (2.04%) Cisco
7 2 (2.04%) EMC
7 2 (2.04%) Intel
7 2 (2.04%) DataSynapse
8 1 (1.02%) Actimize
8 1 (1.02%) Sybase
8 1 (1.02%) BEA
8 1 (1.02%) MKS
Leeds, Yorkshire
Mpower Plus UK Ltd
Salary: As per market rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Sheffield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Eden Lea
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago