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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 87 53 97
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +44
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 64 71 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 2.00% 3.00% 1.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 9.51% 15.74% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 42 15
Average daily rate
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£425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £389 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £521 £500 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.00 £31.25 £31.88
% change year-on-year
+21.60% -1.96%
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
673 451 398
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.00% 19.09% 17.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 258 217
Average daily rate £375 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £469 £412
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 37 28
Average hourly rate £16.80 £14.25 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.87% -31.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.45 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.04 £34.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -9.32%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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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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 -27 48 £425 - 15
South Yorkshire -13 12 £405 -19.00% 1
North Yorkshire -14 2 £380 +31.03% 3
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 71 (56.80%) Java
2 62 (49.60%) Linux
3 52 (41.60%) J2EE
4 51 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
5 44 (35.20%) IBM
6 42 (33.60%) Apache
7 41 (32.80%) Oracle
8 38 (30.40%) Tomcat
9 37 (29.60%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (28.80%) HTTP
11 34 (27.20%) Servlets
11 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
12 31 (24.80%) .NET
12 31 (24.80%) TCP/IP
13 30 (24.00%) XML
13 30 (24.00%) Configuration Management
13 30 (24.00%) Jenkins
14 29 (23.20%) DNS
14 29 (23.20%) DB2
15 28 (22.40%) AIX
16 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
16 27 (21.60%) IIS
16 27 (21.60%) Jetty
16 27 (21.60%) nginx
17 26 (20.80%) Cloud Computing
17 26 (20.80%) SSL
18 25 (20.00%) VMware
18 25 (20.00%) IPsec
18 25 (20.00%) Finance
18 25 (20.00%) HTML

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 42 (33.60%) Apache
2 38 (30.40%) Tomcat
3 27 (21.60%) IIS
3 27 (21.60%) Jetty
3 27 (21.60%) nginx
4 23 (18.40%) WebLogic
5 18 (14.40%) WebSphere Application Server
5 18 (14.40%) JBoss
6 5 (4.00%) Confluence
6 5 (4.00%) CICS
6 5 (4.00%) FileNet
7 4 (3.20%) WebSphere Portal
7 4 (3.20%) GlassFish
8 3 (2.40%) CMS
9 2 (1.60%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.80%) ATG Dynamo
10 1 (0.80%) WebLogic Portal
10 1 (0.80%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.80%) SharePoint
10 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (4.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.60%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 26 (20.80%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (20.00%) Amazon EC2
2 25 (20.00%) Google App Engine
2 25 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 36 (28.80%) HTTP
2 31 (24.80%) TCP/IP
3 29 (23.20%) DNS
4 26 (20.80%) SSL
5 25 (20.00%) DHCP
5 25 (20.00%) FTP
5 25 (20.00%) IPsec
6 4 (3.20%) BIG-IP
6 4 (3.20%) WAN
7 1 (0.80%) LDAP
7 1 (0.80%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.20%) DB2
2 6 (4.80%) Oracle Database
3 5 (4.00%) MySQL
3 5 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 4 (3.20%) Hadoop
5 3 (2.40%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.40%) Adabas
6 2 (1.60%) Apache Hive
6 2 (1.60%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.80%) Big Data
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 30 (24.00%) Jenkins
2 17 (13.60%) JUnit
3 16 (12.80%) ClearCase
4 13 (10.40%) ClearQuest
5 9 (7.20%) JMeter
5 9 (7.20%) Eclipse
5 9 (7.20%) Selenium
6 7 (5.60%) Jasmine
7 6 (4.80%) Maven
8 5 (4.00%) JIRA
9 4 (3.20%) Subversion
9 4 (3.20%) Ant
10 1 (0.80%) Git (software)
General
1 25 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (7.20%) Banking
3 4 (3.20%) Law
4 3 (2.40%) Retail
4 3 (2.40%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (30.40%) Developer
2 26 (20.80%) Administrator
3 18 (14.40%) WebSphere Administrator
4 14 (11.20%) Java Developer
5 12 (9.60%) Consultant
6 9 (7.20%) Architect
7 7 (5.60%) DevOps Engineer
8 6 (4.80%) DevOps Consultant
8 6 (4.80%) WebSphere Developer
9 5 (4.00%) FileNet Developer
9 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (2.40%) Release Engineer
10 3 (2.40%) COBOL Developer
11 2 (1.60%) WebSphere Engineer
11 2 (1.60%) Java Programmer
11 2 (1.60%) Linux Administrator
11 2 (1.60%) Front-End Developer
11 2 (1.60%) Front-End Web Developer
11 2 (1.60%) Configuration Engineer
11 2 (1.60%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (41.60%) J2EE
2 34 (27.20%) Servlets
3 31 (24.80%) .NET
4 30 (24.00%) XML
5 25 (20.00%) HTML
5 25 (20.00%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 21 (16.80%) WebSphere MQ
7 14 (11.20%) Hibernate
8 13 (10.40%) Spring
9 12 (9.60%) Ajax
9 12 (9.60%) CSS
10 11 (8.80%) Web Services
10 11 (8.80%) XSLT
10 11 (8.80%) XHTML
11 10 (8.00%) Java EE
12 9 (7.20%) jQuery
12 9 (7.20%) Struts
13 8 (6.40%) JSP
13 8 (6.40%) XSL
14 7 (5.60%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.40%) Mainframe
2 16 (12.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.00%) W3C
4 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
4 4 (3.20%) Replication
4 4 (3.20%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.60%) iSeries
6 1 (0.80%) Clustering
6 1 (0.80%) IVR
6 1 (0.80%) Tandem
6 1 (0.80%) VSAM
6 1 (0.80%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.80%) RIA
6 1 (0.80%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.80%) FMCG
6 1 (0.80%) DataPower
6 1 (0.80%) VUI
6 1 (0.80%) User Experience
6 1 (0.80%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.80%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 62 (49.60%) Linux
2 28 (22.40%) AIX
3 24 (19.20%) UNIX
4 15 (12.00%) Windows
5 13 (10.40%) zOS
6 8 (6.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (3.20%) SUSE
7 4 (3.20%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.80%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (29.60%) Continuous Integration
3 30 (24.00%) Configuration Management
4 20 (16.00%) Unit Testing
4 20 (16.00%) DevOps
5 19 (15.20%) Open Source
6 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
7 17 (13.60%) Automated Testing
8 14 (11.20%) TDD
9 13 (10.40%) Scrum
10 11 (8.80%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (6.40%) SOA
11 8 (6.40%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.40%) BDD
12 6 (4.80%) SDLC
12 6 (4.80%) Project Management
12 6 (4.80%) UML
13 5 (4.00%) ETL
13 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2
13 5 (4.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 71 (56.80%) Java
2 27 (21.60%) JavaScript
3 17 (13.60%) SQL
4 12 (9.60%) Python
4 12 (9.60%) Perl
5 8 (6.40%) XPath
6 5 (4.00%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.20%) JCL
7 4 (3.20%) Jython
8 3 (2.40%) Groovy
8 3 (2.40%) Scala
8 3 (2.40%) Ada
8 3 (2.40%) COBOL
9 2 (1.60%) NATURAL
9 2 (1.60%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.60%) AWK
10 1 (0.80%) Ruby
10 1 (0.80%) R
10 1 (0.80%) C#
10 1 (0.80%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (5.60%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.40%) Degree
3 2 (1.60%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.60%) IBM Certification
3 2 (1.60%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 1 (0.80%) PMP
System Software
1 25 (20.00%) Xen
1 25 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.80%) RACF
3 1 (0.80%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 19 (15.20%) Puppet
2 18 (14.40%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.80%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.80%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 44 (35.20%) IBM
2 41 (32.80%) Oracle
3 34 (27.20%) Microsoft
4 25 (20.00%) VMware
4 25 (20.00%) Google
5 8 (6.40%) hybris
6 7 (5.60%) ATG
6 7 (5.60%) BEA
7 4 (3.20%) Red Hat
7 4 (3.20%) Atlassian
7 4 (3.20%) F5
8 2 (1.60%) Kony
9 1 (0.80%) HP
9 1 (0.80%) Chordiant
Halifax
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
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Austin Fraser Limited
Posted: 13 days ago
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Arrows Group
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago