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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere
Rank 72 82 77
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 50 36 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.03% 1.62% 1.68%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.00% 9.33% 8.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 14 15
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£425 £431 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% +23.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.00 - £29.95
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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
500 386 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.27% 17.38% 20.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 232 249
Average daily rate £350 £325 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 21 31
Average hourly rate £12.00 £19.25 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.66% +1.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +13 30 £425 +9.67% 10
South Yorkshire +5 12 £325 -35.00% 2
North Yorkshire -11 5 £330 +4.34%
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 53 (54.08%) IBM
4 43 (43.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 40 (40.82%) AIX
6 36 (36.73%) DB2
7 33 (33.67%) Mainframe
8 32 (32.65%) ClearCase
9 31 (31.63%) ClearQuest
10 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
11 29 (29.59%) Service Delivery
11 29 (29.59%) Java
11 29 (29.59%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (27.55%) UNIX
12 27 (27.55%) Oracle Workflow
12 27 (27.55%) Workflow
12 27 (27.55%) Workflow Management
13 26 (26.53%) Finance
14 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
15 18 (18.37%) J2EE
15 18 (18.37%) WebSphere MQ
16 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
16 17 (17.35%) JavaScript
16 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
17 14 (14.29%) JBoss
18 13 (13.27%) Windows
18 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (12.24%) JUnit
19 12 (12.24%) Apache
19 12 (12.24%) jQuery

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 27 (27.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
3 14 (14.29%) JBoss
4 12 (12.24%) Apache
5 9 (9.18%) WebLogic
6 8 (8.16%) WebSphere Portal
7 6 (6.12%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (6.12%) ATG Dynamo
8 4 (4.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (3.06%) Jetty
9 3 (3.06%) nginx
10 1 (1.02%) Drupal
10 1 (1.02%) Liferay
10 1 (1.02%) TeamSite
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%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.06%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 11 (11.22%) HTTP
2 6 (6.12%) SSL
2 6 (6.12%) SAN
3 3 (3.06%) IPsec
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%) Internet
4 1 (1.02%) 2G
4 1 (1.02%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (36.73%) DB2
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 2 (2.04%) Informix
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (2.04%) MySQL
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (2.04%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 32 (32.65%) ClearCase
2 31 (31.63%) ClearQuest
3 12 (12.24%) 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
General
1 26 (26.53%) Finance
2 8 (8.16%) Banking
3 5 (5.10%) Advertising
4 4 (4.08%) Retail
5 2 (2.04%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.04%) Back Office
6 1 (1.02%) Law
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Developer
2 15 (15.31%) Administrator
3 14 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 14 (14.29%) WebSphere Developer
3 14 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
4 11 (11.22%) WebSphere Administrator
4 11 (11.22%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.20%) WebSphere Specialist
6 6 (6.12%) UNIX Engineer
6 6 (6.12%) Analyst
7 5 (5.10%) Consultant
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior WebSphere Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (4.08%) Web Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Migration Consultant
9 2 (2.04%) Project Manager
9 2 (2.04%) Java Web Developer
9 2 (2.04%) Systems Integrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (43.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 18 (18.37%) J2EE
2 18 (18.37%) WebSphere MQ
3 12 (12.24%) jQuery
4 10 (10.20%) CSS
5 8 (8.16%) JSF
6 7 (7.14%) HTML
6 7 (7.14%) XML
7 6 (6.12%) Middleware
8 4 (4.08%) .NET
8 4 (4.08%) Web Services
9 3 (3.06%) Dojo
9 3 (3.06%) Ajax
9 3 (3.06%) JSP
9 3 (3.06%) Servlets
10 2 (2.04%) XSLT
10 2 (2.04%) Java EE
11 1 (1.02%) REST
11 1 (1.02%) Spring
11 1 (1.02%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (33.67%) Mainframe
2 29 (29.59%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (21.43%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.14%) iSeries
5 4 (4.08%) Clustering
6 3 (3.06%) DataPower
6 3 (3.06%) GIS
7 2 (2.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (2.04%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.04%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 62 (63.27%) Linux
2 40 (40.82%) AIX
3 27 (27.55%) UNIX
4 13 (13.27%) Windows
5 8 (8.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (6.12%) Solaris
7 1 (1.02%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (30.61%) Stakeholder Management
2 29 (29.59%) Service Delivery
3 27 (27.55%) Workflow
3 27 (27.55%) Workflow Management
4 17 (17.35%) E-Commerce
5 13 (13.27%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (9.18%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (8.16%) Migration
8 6 (6.12%) DevOps
8 6 (6.12%) SOA
8 6 (6.12%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.06%) Problem Management
9 3 (3.06%) Performance Testing
9 3 (3.06%) Unit Testing
9 3 (3.06%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.06%) Capacity Management
9 3 (3.06%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.06%) ITIL
9 3 (3.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (29.59%) Java
2 17 (17.35%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.20%) Perl
4 9 (9.18%) SQL
5 3 (3.06%) PowerShell
5 3 (3.06%) Ruby
6 1 (1.02%) Jython
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) SLA
2 2 (2.04%) QA
3 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.06%) Xen
3 2 (2.04%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (3.06%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (3.06%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 54 (55.10%) Oracle
2 53 (54.08%) IBM
3 9 (9.18%) Red Hat
3 9 (9.18%) ATG
4 7 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.08%) VMware
6 3 (3.06%) hybris
6 3 (3.06%) Google
7 1 (1.02%) MKS
7 1 (1.02%) Actimize
7 1 (1.02%) BEA
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