The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 90 80 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -32
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 55 75 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.92% 2.39% 3.16%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.62% 11.36% 16.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 45 47
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £533 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
-0.05% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-11.65% +29.36%
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
518 660 465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 18.12% 21.05% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 430 268
Median daily rate £425 £388 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £509 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 37
Median hourly rate £22.50 £14.30 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.37% +8.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.04 £25.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+23.59% +27.14%

WebSphere
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WebSphere as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 September 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 +18 35 £500 +5.26% 4
West Yorkshire -35 12 £500 +11.11% 5
North Yorkshire +7 7 £400 +5.26%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 53 (51.96%) Java
2 48 (47.06%) Linux
3 40 (39.22%) Finance
4 38 (37.25%) Unix
5 37 (36.27%) Windows
6 36 (35.29%) Oracle
6 36 (35.29%) IBM
7 31 (30.39%) Tomcat
7 31 (30.39%) HTTP
8 30 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
8 30 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (28.43%) J2EE
9 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
10 27 (26.47%) IIS
11 26 (25.49%) Banking
12 25 (24.51%) WebSphere MQ
13 24 (23.53%) WebLogic
13 24 (23.53%) SQL
13 24 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
14 23 (22.55%) Perl
15 21 (20.59%) Middleware
15 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
15 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
16 20 (19.61%) nginx
16 20 (19.61%) Jetty
16 20 (19.61%) FTP
16 20 (19.61%) Apache
17 19 (18.63%) Servlets
17 19 (18.63%) DevOps
17 19 (18.63%) Mongrel

WebSphere
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 31 (30.39%) Tomcat
2 30 (29.41%) WebSphere Application Server
3 27 (26.47%) IIS
4 24 (23.53%) WebLogic
5 20 (19.61%) Apache
5 20 (19.61%) Jetty
5 20 (19.61%) nginx
6 19 (18.63%) Mongrel
7 18 (17.65%) WebSphere Portal
8 14 (13.73%) FileNet
8 14 (13.73%) WebLogic Portal
9 9 (8.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 7 (6.86%) Oracle Coherence
11 5 (4.90%) CICS
11 5 (4.90%) IBM Transformation Extender
11 5 (4.90%) JBoss
12 3 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (1.96%) Tuxedo
14 1 (0.98%) MQSeries
14 1 (0.98%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 10 (9.80%) MS Visio
2 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.88%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 18 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (6.86%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (4.90%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (4.90%) Google App Engine
3 5 (4.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.96%) IaaS
4 2 (1.96%) PaaS
5 1 (0.98%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.98%) DigitalOcean
5 1 (0.98%) GitHub
5 1 (0.98%) Heroku
5 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (30.39%) HTTP
2 20 (19.61%) FTP
3 18 (17.65%) DHCP
3 18 (17.65%) DNS
3 18 (17.65%) IPsec
3 18 (17.65%) TCP/IP
4 10 (9.80%) LDAP
5 9 (8.82%) SSL
6 7 (6.86%) FCoE
6 7 (6.86%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (6.86%) iSCSI
6 7 (6.86%) LAN
6 7 (6.86%) Multicast
6 7 (6.86%) NAS
6 7 (6.86%) SAN
6 7 (6.86%) WAN
7 1 (0.98%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) MongoDB
1 14 (13.73%) MySQL
2 13 (12.75%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (10.78%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.86%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.86%) HBase
5 4 (3.92%) DB2
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.98%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (20.59%) Jenkins
2 18 (17.65%) Travis CI
3 3 (2.94%) UltraEdit
4 2 (1.96%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.96%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.96%) Maven
4 2 (1.96%) Selenium
5 1 (0.98%) Build Forge
5 1 (0.98%) GoCD
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.98%) JProfiler
5 1 (0.98%) JUnit
5 1 (0.98%) LoadUI
5 1 (0.98%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.98%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.98%) VisualVM
General
1 40 (39.22%) Finance
2 26 (25.49%) Banking
3 2 (1.96%) Advertising
3 2 (1.96%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.98%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.98%) Law
4 1 (0.98%) Retail
4 1 (0.98%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (28.43%) Administrator
2 23 (22.55%) Developer
3 19 (18.63%) WebSphere Administrator
4 14 (13.73%) DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Linux Engineer
5 13 (12.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
6 12 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 11 (10.78%) Java Developer
8 10 (9.80%) Analyst
9 9 (8.82%) Architect
10 8 (7.84%) Infrastructure Architect
11 7 (6.86%) Oracle Developer
11 7 (6.86%) Technical Analyst
12 6 (5.88%) Consultant
12 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
13 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
13 5 (4.90%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
14 4 (3.92%) FileNet Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.43%) J2EE
2 25 (24.51%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (23.53%) IBM Integration Bus
4 21 (20.59%) Middleware
5 19 (18.63%) Servlets
6 15 (14.71%) XML
7 14 (13.73%) LEMP Stack
8 13 (12.75%) LAMP
8 13 (12.75%) LAPP Stack
9 9 (8.82%) HTML
10 8 (7.84%) JSP
11 7 (6.86%) Rendezvous
11 7 (6.86%) XSLT
12 6 (5.88%) Spring
13 5 (4.90%) .NET
13 5 (4.90%) Hibernate
13 5 (4.90%) JMS
13 5 (4.90%) Struts
14 4 (3.92%) JavaBeans
14 4 (3.92%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.71%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.76%) iSeries
3 10 (9.80%) DataPower
4 9 (8.82%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.94%) Clustering
5 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.98%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.98%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.98%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 48 (47.06%) Linux
2 38 (37.25%) Unix
3 37 (36.27%) Windows
4 10 (9.80%) AIX
5 8 (7.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (6.86%) Solaris
7 6 (5.88%) zOS
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (3.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.98%) CentOS
9 1 (0.98%) SUSE
9 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (20.59%) Continuous Integration
3 19 (18.63%) DevOps
4 13 (12.75%) Continuous Delivery
5 8 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (6.86%) Benchmarking
7 6 (5.88%) Analytics
7 6 (5.88%) Identity Management
8 5 (4.90%) Configuration Management
8 5 (4.90%) High Availability
8 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.90%) Web Operations
9 4 (3.92%) Data Analysis
9 4 (3.92%) E-Discovery
9 4 (3.92%) Service Management
9 4 (3.92%) SOA
9 4 (3.92%) Waterfall
10 3 (2.94%) MVC
10 3 (2.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 53 (51.96%) Java
2 24 (23.53%) SQL
3 23 (22.55%) Perl
4 14 (13.73%) Python
4 14 (13.73%) Ruby
5 13 (12.75%) Bash Shell
5 13 (12.75%) JavaScript
6 9 (8.82%) Jython
7 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.98%) Go
8 1 (0.98%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.98%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (1.96%) SC Cleared
1 2 (1.96%) Security Cleared
1 2 (1.96%) Sun Certification
2 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 17 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (12.75%) Xen
3 9 (8.82%) Active Directory
4 7 (6.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.86%) KVM
4 7 (6.86%) NFS
4 7 (6.86%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (6.86%) SRDF
5 1 (0.98%) Docker
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.98%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 18 (17.65%) Puppet
2 14 (13.73%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle Identity Management
3 10 (9.80%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.98%) Ansible
4 1 (0.98%) Packer
4 1 (0.98%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (35.29%) IBM
1 36 (35.29%) Oracle
2 29 (28.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (16.67%) VMware
4 7 (6.86%) Cisco
4 7 (6.86%) DataSynapse
4 7 (6.86%) EMC
4 7 (6.86%) Intel
4 7 (6.86%) NetApp
4 7 (6.86%) Sybase
4 7 (6.86%) TIBCO
5 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
6 5 (4.90%) Google
7 2 (1.96%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.96%) IFS
7 2 (1.96%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.98%) Kony
8 1 (0.98%) Rackspace
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