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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 48 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +2
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 72 28 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.99% 1.25% 1.59%
As % of the Application Platforms category 15.82% 7.04% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 15 9
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +21.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £308 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £515 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.25 £31.88 £45.25
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -29.55%
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
455 398 502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.91% 17.82% 18.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 216 244
Average daily rate £375 £313 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £134 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £413 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £330
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 28 25
Average hourly rate £13.60 £20.75 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.45% +12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £45.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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
West Yorkshire +40 49 £425 +13.33% 5
North Yorkshire +12 10 £290 -5.69% 4
South Yorkshire +3 9 £500 - 8
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 68 (65.38%) Linux
2 54 (51.92%) IBM
3 53 (50.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 49 (47.12%) Oracle
5 45 (43.27%) AIX
6 38 (36.54%) DB2
6 38 (36.54%) Mainframe
7 36 (34.62%) ClearCase
8 34 (32.69%) ClearQuest
9 32 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (29.81%) Finance
11 30 (28.85%) Service Delivery
12 29 (27.88%) Java
13 28 (26.92%) UNIX
13 28 (26.92%) Workflow
13 28 (26.92%) Oracle Workflow
13 28 (26.92%) Workflow Management
14 25 (24.04%) WebSphere MQ
15 21 (20.19%) Management Information System
16 18 (17.31%) J2EE
17 14 (13.46%) Banking
17 14 (13.46%) Tomcat
18 13 (12.50%) Windows
19 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
19 12 (11.54%) Perl
20 10 (9.62%) JUnit
20 10 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
20 10 (9.62%) CSS
20 10 (9.62%) JBoss
20 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 28 (26.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (13.46%) Tomcat
3 10 (9.62%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (9.62%) WebSphere Portal
4 8 (7.69%) Apache
5 6 (5.77%) WebLogic
6 5 (4.81%) ATG Dynamo
7 3 (2.88%) nginx
7 3 (2.88%) Jetty
8 2 (1.92%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.92%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.96%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.96%) Mule
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.88%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.69%) HTTP
2 6 (5.77%) SSL
2 6 (5.77%) SAN
3 3 (2.88%) IPsec
3 3 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.88%) DNS
3 3 (2.88%) DHCP
3 3 (2.88%) FTP
4 2 (1.92%) 2G
4 2 (1.92%) Internet
5 1 (0.96%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.54%) DB2
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database 10g
2 4 (3.85%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.92%) Informix
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (1.92%) MySQL
3 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (34.62%) ClearCase
2 34 (32.69%) ClearQuest
3 10 (9.62%) JUnit
4 7 (6.73%) Git (software)
5 6 (5.77%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.92%) Maven
6 2 (1.92%) Selenium
6 2 (1.92%) JMeter
7 1 (0.96%) Subversion
General
1 31 (29.81%) Finance
2 14 (13.46%) Banking
3 7 (6.73%) Advertising
4 4 (3.85%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.88%) Retail
6 1 (0.96%) Automotive
6 1 (0.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (31.73%) Developer
2 22 (21.15%) Administrator
3 17 (16.35%) WebSphere Administrator
4 15 (14.42%) WebSphere Developer
4 15 (14.42%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
5 11 (10.58%) WebSphere Specialist
6 10 (9.62%) Java Developer
7 9 (8.65%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.77%) Analyst
8 6 (5.77%) Consultant
8 6 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Web Developer
10 4 (3.85%) Migration Consultant
11 3 (2.88%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.88%) Senior Java Developer
12 2 (1.92%) Technical Analyst
12 2 (1.92%) Systems Integrator
12 2 (1.92%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (50.96%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 25 (24.04%) WebSphere MQ
3 18 (17.31%) J2EE
4 10 (9.62%) CSS
5 9 (8.65%) jQuery
6 8 (7.69%) JSF
7 5 (4.81%) Middleware
7 5 (4.81%) XML
8 4 (3.85%) HTML
9 3 (2.88%) .NET
9 3 (2.88%) Servlets
9 3 (2.88%) Web Services
10 2 (1.92%) SOAP
10 2 (1.92%) XSLT
10 2 (1.92%) Java EE
11 1 (0.96%) Dojo
11 1 (0.96%) Spring
11 1 (0.96%) Ajax
11 1 (0.96%) WSDL
11 1 (0.96%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (36.54%) Mainframe
2 21 (20.19%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.69%) iSeries
4 6 (5.77%) Clustering
5 3 (2.88%) DataPower
6 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.92%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 68 (65.38%) Linux
2 45 (43.27%) AIX
3 28 (26.92%) UNIX
4 13 (12.50%) Windows
5 8 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (5.77%) Solaris
7 3 (2.88%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (28.85%) Service Delivery
3 28 (26.92%) Workflow
3 28 (26.92%) Workflow Management
4 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
5 9 (8.65%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 7 (6.73%) Migration
8 6 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.81%) SOA
10 4 (3.85%) DevOps
11 2 (1.92%) Data Analysis
11 2 (1.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (1.92%) Identity Management
11 2 (1.92%) OO
11 2 (1.92%) Unit Testing
11 2 (1.92%) Web Development
12 1 (0.96%) Problem Management
12 1 (0.96%) Use Case
12 1 (0.96%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) Java
2 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.54%) Perl
3 5 (4.81%) SQL
4 1 (0.96%) Jython
4 1 (0.96%) Ruby
4 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.77%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.88%) Xen
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.92%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (0.96%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.96%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 54 (51.92%) IBM
2 49 (47.12%) Oracle
3 10 (9.62%) JBoss
4 9 (8.65%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.77%) ATG
7 4 (3.85%) VMware
8 3 (2.88%) Google
9 2 (1.92%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) MKS
10 1 (0.96%) Cognos
10 1 (0.96%) Citrix
10 1 (0.96%) hybris
10 1 (0.96%) Actimize
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