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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 103 105 105
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 25 38 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.03% 1.23% 0.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.53% 7.08% 4.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 24 17
Median daily rate £480 £500 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £360 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £601 £533 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £41.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -0.60%
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
383 537 509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 15.79% 17.36% 19.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 352 285
Median daily rate £430 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.44% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 19 13
Median hourly rate £21.50 £15.00 £13.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.33% +7.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.20 £22.18 £27.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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
West Yorkshire +8 12 £500 +5.26% 7
South Yorkshire -4 10 £475 -5.00% 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £450 - 1
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 51 (61.45%) Java
2 37 (44.58%) Finance
3 36 (43.37%) Oracle
4 35 (42.17%) Unix
4 35 (42.17%) Linux
5 34 (40.96%) WebSphere Application Server
6 28 (33.73%) IBM
7 27 (32.53%) J2EE
8 26 (31.33%) Perl
9 25 (30.12%) WebLogic
10 24 (28.92%) IBM Integration Bus
11 23 (27.71%) SQL
11 23 (27.71%) WebSphere MQ
11 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
12 21 (25.30%) Middleware
13 19 (22.89%) Banking
13 19 (22.89%) WebSphere Portal
14 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
14 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
14 17 (20.48%) HTTP
15 16 (19.28%) Windows
16 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
16 15 (18.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
16 15 (18.07%) Oracle Identity Management
17 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
17 14 (16.87%) WebLogic Portal
18 13 (15.66%) IIS
18 13 (15.66%) Apache
18 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
18 13 (15.66%) Puppet

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 34 (40.96%) WebSphere Application Server
2 25 (30.12%) WebLogic
3 19 (22.89%) WebSphere Portal
4 17 (20.48%) Tomcat
5 14 (16.87%) WebLogic Portal
6 13 (15.66%) Apache
6 13 (15.66%) IIS
7 10 (12.05%) FileNet
8 8 (9.64%) Jetty
8 8 (9.64%) Mongrel
8 8 (9.64%) nginx
9 7 (8.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 6 (7.23%) JBoss
11 5 (6.02%) Oracle Coherence
12 3 (3.61%) CICS
12 3 (3.61%) IBM HTTP Server
13 2 (2.41%) CloudStack
13 2 (2.41%) OpenStack
13 2 (2.41%) Tuxedo
14 1 (1.20%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.41%) GitHub
3 1 (1.20%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.20%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (1.20%) Heroku
3 1 (1.20%) IaaS
3 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.48%) HTTP
2 11 (13.25%) LDAP
3 7 (8.43%) DHCP
3 7 (8.43%) DNS
3 7 (8.43%) FTP
3 7 (8.43%) IPsec
3 7 (8.43%) TCP/IP
4 5 (6.02%) FCoE
4 5 (6.02%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (6.02%) iSCSI
4 5 (6.02%) LAN
4 5 (6.02%) Multicast
4 5 (6.02%) NAS
4 5 (6.02%) SAN
4 5 (6.02%) SSL
4 5 (6.02%) WAN
5 1 (1.20%) Firewall
5 1 (1.20%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.64%) MongoDB
1 8 (9.64%) MySQL
2 7 (8.43%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (6.02%) Hadoop
3 5 (6.02%) HBase
3 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.61%) DB2
5 1 (1.20%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.20%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.64%) Travis CI
3 4 (4.82%) Rational Application Developer
4 2 (2.41%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.41%) ClearQuest
4 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.41%) JIRA
4 2 (2.41%) Maven
4 2 (2.41%) Selenium
5 1 (1.20%) Build Forge
5 1 (1.20%) GoCD
5 1 (1.20%) JProfiler
5 1 (1.20%) JUnit
5 1 (1.20%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.20%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.20%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.20%) VisualVM
General
1 37 (44.58%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Banking
3 5 (6.02%) Law
4 3 (3.61%) Advertising
5 2 (2.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (27.71%) Administrator
2 21 (25.30%) Developer
3 17 (20.48%) WebSphere Administrator
4 12 (14.46%) Oracle Developer
5 10 (12.05%) Java Developer
6 9 (10.84%) Analyst
6 9 (10.84%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.84%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 7 (8.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 7 (8.43%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (7.23%) Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Consultant
8 6 (7.23%) WebSphere Specialist
9 5 (6.02%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Server Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) Technical Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
10 4 (4.82%) WebSphere Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (32.53%) J2EE
2 24 (28.92%) IBM Integration Bus
3 23 (27.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 21 (25.30%) Middleware
5 10 (12.05%) JSP
6 9 (10.84%) XML
7 8 (9.64%) JavaBeans
7 8 (9.64%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (9.64%) Servlets
7 8 (9.64%) Struts
8 7 (8.43%) HTML
8 7 (8.43%) LAMP
8 7 (8.43%) LAPP Stack
9 6 (7.23%) JMS
10 5 (6.02%) Rendezvous
10 5 (6.02%) XSLT
11 4 (4.82%) JDBC
11 4 (4.82%) Spring
12 3 (3.61%) EJB
12 3 (3.61%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (15.66%) iSeries
3 10 (12.05%) DataPower
4 4 (4.82%) Clustering
4 4 (4.82%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.61%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.61%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.20%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 35 (42.17%) Linux
1 35 (42.17%) Unix
2 16 (19.28%) Windows
3 6 (7.23%) AIX
4 5 (6.02%) Solaris
5 4 (4.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (2.41%) zOS
7 1 (1.20%) CentOS
7 1 (1.20%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (27.71%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (13.25%) DevOps
4 10 (12.05%) Identity Management
5 7 (8.43%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (8.43%) Waterfall
6 6 (7.23%) Analytics
6 6 (7.23%) Data Analysis
6 6 (7.23%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (6.02%) Benchmarking
7 5 (6.02%) High Availability
7 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.02%) Unit Testing
8 3 (3.61%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (3.61%) MVC
8 3 (3.61%) Process Improvement
8 3 (3.61%) TDD
9 2 (2.41%) Server Building
9 2 (2.41%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (61.45%) Java
2 26 (31.33%) Perl
3 23 (27.71%) SQL
4 15 (18.07%) JavaScript
5 9 (10.84%) Jython
5 9 (10.84%) Python
5 9 (10.84%) Ruby
6 7 (8.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (3.61%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.20%) Go
8 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
System Software
1 9 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 7 (8.43%) Xen
3 6 (7.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (6.02%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.02%) KVM
4 5 (6.02%) NFS
4 5 (6.02%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (6.02%) SRDF
5 1 (1.20%) Docker
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (1.20%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.20%) vSphere
5 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle Identity Management
1 15 (18.07%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 13 (15.66%) Puppet
3 9 (10.84%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.41%) Ansible
5 1 (1.20%) Packer
5 1 (1.20%) Terraform
Vendors
1 36 (43.37%) Oracle
2 28 (33.73%) IBM
3 17 (20.48%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.23%) VMware
5 5 (6.02%) Cisco
5 5 (6.02%) DataSynapse
5 5 (6.02%) EMC
5 5 (6.02%) Intel
5 5 (6.02%) NetApp
5 5 (6.02%) Sybase
5 5 (6.02%) TIBCO
6 3 (3.61%) MuleSoft
6 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.41%) AppDynamics
7 2 (2.41%) IFS
8 1 (1.20%) EnterpriseDB
8 1 (1.20%) Kony
8 1 (1.20%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.20%) Splunk