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 May 2015 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 83 92 80
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 61 32 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.20% 1.29% 2.07%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.43% 7.26% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 23 16
Average daily rate
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£390 £425 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +16.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £360 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £470 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £21.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £37.80 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-2.11% +26.00%
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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
585 441 393
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.09% 17.71% 20.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 373 253 197
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £30.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%

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 May 2015.

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 May 2015. 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
West Yorkshire +7 45 £350 -17.64% 6
North Yorkshire - 7 £400 - 1
South Yorkshire -11 6 £511 +13.55% 1
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 59 (71.95%) Java
2 39 (47.56%) Linux
2 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (39.02%) J2EE
4 31 (37.80%) Oracle
5 28 (34.15%) IBM
6 26 (31.71%) Apache
7 25 (30.49%) XML
8 22 (26.83%) UNIX
9 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
10 20 (24.39%) Tomcat
10 20 (24.39%) Servlets
10 20 (24.39%) .NET
10 20 (24.39%) DB2
10 20 (24.39%) HTML
10 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
11 19 (23.17%) WebSphere Application Server
11 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (21.95%) JBoss
13 17 (20.73%) HTTP
13 17 (20.73%) DNS
13 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
14 16 (19.51%) Spring
14 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
15 15 (18.29%) Hibernate
15 15 (18.29%) Scrum
15 15 (18.29%) Jetty
15 15 (18.29%) Web Services
15 15 (18.29%) E-Commerce
15 15 (18.29%) SQL

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 26 (31.71%) Apache
2 20 (24.39%) Tomcat
3 19 (23.17%) WebSphere Application Server
4 18 (21.95%) JBoss
5 15 (18.29%) Jetty
6 13 (15.85%) nginx
6 13 (15.85%) WebLogic
6 13 (15.85%) IIS
7 6 (7.32%) WebSphere Portal
8 5 (6.10%) Confluence
8 5 (6.10%) FileNet
9 4 (4.88%) GlassFish
9 4 (4.88%) CICS
10 2 (2.44%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.44%) NetWeaver
11 1 (1.22%) SAS
11 1 (1.22%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.22%) MQSeries
11 1 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
11 1 (1.22%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.85%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (15.85%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (15.85%) Google App Engine
1 13 (15.85%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (15.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.73%) HTTP
1 17 (20.73%) DNS
1 17 (20.73%) TCP/IP
2 13 (15.85%) IPsec
2 13 (15.85%) DHCP
2 13 (15.85%) FTP
3 12 (14.63%) SSL
4 4 (4.88%) BIG-IP
4 4 (4.88%) WAN
5 3 (3.66%) LDAP
6 2 (2.44%) Firewall
6 2 (2.44%) DMZ
6 2 (2.44%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.22%) Kerberos
7 1 (1.22%) SAN
7 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (24.39%) DB2
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (6.10%) MySQL
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.10%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (3.66%) Adabas
4 3 (3.66%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.66%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.44%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.44%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.22%) DataStage
6 1 (1.22%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
1 13 (15.85%) Eclipse
2 11 (13.41%) JUnit
3 7 (8.54%) ClearCase
3 7 (8.54%) Jasmine
4 5 (6.10%) JIRA
5 3 (3.66%) Ant
5 3 (3.66%) ClearQuest
5 3 (3.66%) Subversion
5 3 (3.66%) Maven
6 1 (1.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.22%) Toad
6 1 (1.22%) JMeter
6 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.22%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (1.22%) Selenium
General
1 14 (17.07%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Banking
3 5 (6.10%) Retail
4 4 (4.88%) Law
5 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.22%) Electronics
6 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (32.93%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) Java Developer
3 13 (15.85%) Administrator
4 10 (12.20%) Architect
5 7 (8.54%) WebSphere Administrator
6 5 (6.10%) FileNet Developer
6 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Development Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Programmer
7 3 (3.66%) Support Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) COBOL Developer
7 3 (3.66%) WebSphere Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Java Programmer
8 2 (2.44%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.44%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (39.02%) J2EE
2 25 (30.49%) XML
3 20 (24.39%) Servlets
3 20 (24.39%) .NET
3 20 (24.39%) HTML
4 16 (19.51%) Spring
5 15 (18.29%) Hibernate
5 15 (18.29%) Web Services
6 13 (15.85%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 13 (15.85%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (13.41%) JMS
7 11 (13.41%) CSS
7 11 (13.41%) Ajax
7 11 (13.41%) Java EE
8 10 (12.20%) Middleware
9 9 (10.98%) XSLT
9 9 (10.98%) Struts
9 9 (10.98%) jQuery
10 8 (9.76%) JSP
10 8 (9.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (10.98%) Mainframe
3 5 (6.10%) Data Centre
3 5 (6.10%) W3C
4 4 (4.88%) Replication
4 4 (4.88%) Clustering
5 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.44%) iSeries
5 2 (2.44%) DataPower
6 1 (1.22%) PMI
6 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) FMCG
6 1 (1.22%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.22%) VUI
6 1 (1.22%) User Experience
6 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.22%) RIA
6 1 (1.22%) IVR
6 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.22%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Linux
2 22 (26.83%) UNIX
3 10 (12.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 10 (12.20%) Windows
4 7 (8.54%) AIX
4 7 (8.54%) zOS
5 5 (6.10%) Solaris
6 4 (4.88%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (47.56%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (23.17%) Continuous Integration
3 15 (18.29%) Scrum
3 15 (18.29%) E-Commerce
4 14 (17.07%) TDD
5 13 (15.85%) Configuration Management
6 11 (13.41%) Open Source
6 11 (13.41%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.98%) OO
7 9 (10.98%) Automated Testing
8 8 (9.76%) BDD
9 7 (8.54%) SOA
9 7 (8.54%) MVC
10 6 (7.32%) DevOps
10 6 (7.32%) UML
10 6 (7.32%) SDLC
11 5 (6.10%) ITIL
11 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.10%) ETL
11 5 (6.10%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 59 (71.95%) Java
2 20 (24.39%) JavaScript
3 15 (18.29%) SQL
4 11 (13.41%) Perl
5 9 (10.98%) Python
6 8 (9.76%) XPath
7 4 (4.88%) Jython
8 3 (3.66%) COBOL
8 3 (3.66%) JCL
9 2 (2.44%) Scala
9 2 (2.44%) Groovy
9 2 (2.44%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.44%) NATURAL
9 2 (2.44%) C#
9 2 (2.44%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.22%) C++
10 1 (1.22%) R
10 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.10%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.66%) Degree
3 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.22%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 13 (15.85%) Xen
1 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (10.98%) Puppet
2 7 (8.54%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.22%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.22%) Control-M
Vendors
1 31 (37.80%) Oracle
2 28 (34.15%) IBM
3 21 (25.61%) Microsoft
4 13 (15.85%) VMware
4 13 (15.85%) Google
5 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
6 4 (4.88%) Atlassian
6 4 (4.88%) F5
7 2 (2.44%) hybris
7 2 (2.44%) Software AG
7 2 (2.44%) Intel
7 2 (2.44%) SAP
8 1 (1.22%) Chordiant
8 1 (1.22%) Sybase
8 1 (1.22%) Sun
8 1 (1.22%) BEA
8 1 (1.22%) ATG
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