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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere
Rank 108 106 90
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -16
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 38 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.31% 0.74% 1.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.28% 4.03% 7.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 10 11
Average daily rate £413 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £415 £405
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +2.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £39.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- +42.72%
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
605 471 409
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 20.82% 18.36% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 305 221
Average daily rate £425 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 13
Average hourly rate £10.99 £12.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.41% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £13.04 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 23 £350 +7.69% 5
South Yorkshire -5 12 £500 +5.26% 5
East Yorkshire - 3 - -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 51 (54.26%) Java
2 48 (51.06%) Linux
3 43 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (44.68%) J2EE
5 36 (38.30%) IBM
6 34 (36.17%) HTTP
7 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
7 33 (35.11%) Tomcat
8 32 (34.04%) IIS
9 31 (32.98%) Apache
10 30 (31.91%) FTP
10 30 (31.91%) Jetty
11 28 (29.79%) DevOps
12 27 (28.72%) Jenkins
12 27 (28.72%) nginx
13 26 (27.66%) Configuration Management
13 26 (27.66%) TCP/IP
13 26 (27.66%) SSL
13 26 (27.66%) Servlets
13 26 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
14 25 (26.60%) Cloud Computing
14 25 (26.60%) .NET
14 25 (26.60%) DNS
14 25 (26.60%) IPsec
15 24 (25.53%) VMware
15 24 (25.53%) DHCP
15 24 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (24.47%) Amazon EC2
16 23 (24.47%) Amazon AWS
17 22 (23.40%) Google App Engine

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 33 (35.11%) Tomcat
2 32 (34.04%) IIS
3 31 (32.98%) Apache
4 30 (31.91%) Jetty
5 27 (28.72%) nginx
6 16 (17.02%) WebSphere Application Server
7 12 (12.77%) WebLogic
8 8 (8.51%) JBoss
8 8 (8.51%) WebSphere Portal
9 7 (7.45%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 4 (4.26%) CMS
11 3 (3.19%) FileNet
11 3 (3.19%) WebLogic Portal
12 2 (2.13%) CICS
12 2 (2.13%) GlassFish
12 2 (2.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 1 (1.06%) MQSeries
13 1 (1.06%) Oracle 10gAS
13 1 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (1.06%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 25 (26.60%) Cloud Computing
2 23 (24.47%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (24.47%) Amazon EC2
3 22 (23.40%) Google App Engine
3 22 (23.40%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (1.06%) GitHub
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (36.17%) HTTP
2 30 (31.91%) FTP
3 26 (27.66%) SSL
3 26 (27.66%) TCP/IP
4 25 (26.60%) DNS
4 25 (26.60%) IPsec
5 24 (25.53%) DHCP
6 3 (3.19%) LDAP
7 2 (2.13%) Firewall
8 1 (1.06%) IMAP
8 1 (1.06%) Internet
8 1 (1.06%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.06%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.06%) SMTP
8 1 (1.06%) SNMP
8 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.02%) DB2
2 3 (3.19%) MongoDB
2 3 (3.19%) MySQL
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.06%) Big Data
4 1 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.06%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.06%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 27 (28.72%) Jenkins
2 9 (9.57%) Eclipse
3 8 (8.51%) JMeter
3 8 (8.51%) Selenium
4 7 (7.45%) ClearCase
4 7 (7.45%) ClearQuest
4 7 (7.45%) JUnit
5 5 (5.32%) Maven
6 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.13%) Subversion
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.06%) Bitbucket
7 1 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.06%) JConsole
7 1 (1.06%) JIRA
7 1 (1.06%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.06%) Log4j
7 1 (1.06%) VisualVM
7 1 (1.06%) YourKit
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 7 (7.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Developer
2 16 (17.02%) Administrator
3 12 (12.77%) Java Developer
4 10 (10.64%) Consultant
4 10 (10.64%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.64%) WebSphere Administrator
5 9 (9.57%) WebSphere Developer
6 8 (8.51%) Java Programmer
6 8 (8.51%) Programmer
6 8 (8.51%) WebSphere MQ Administrator
7 6 (6.38%) DevOps Consultant
7 6 (6.38%) E-Commerce Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 4 (4.26%) Technical Architect
9 4 (4.26%) WebOps Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.19%) Technical Specialist
10 3 (3.19%) Tester
10 3 (3.19%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (44.68%) J2EE
2 26 (27.66%) Servlets
3 25 (26.60%) .NET
4 19 (20.21%) XML
5 15 (15.96%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (14.89%) IBM Integration Bus
7 13 (13.83%) HTML
8 8 (8.51%) Middleware
9 5 (5.32%) CSS
9 5 (5.32%) HTML5
9 5 (5.32%) Web Services
10 4 (4.26%) Ajax
10 4 (4.26%) AngularJS
10 4 (4.26%) XHTML
10 4 (4.26%) XSLT
11 3 (3.19%) Backbone.js
12 2 (2.13%) EJB
12 2 (2.13%) ISPF
12 2 (2.13%) JMS
12 2 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.77%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (11.70%) Mainframe
3 5 (5.32%) iSeries
4 4 (4.26%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.19%) Clustering
6 2 (2.13%) AS400
6 2 (2.13%) DataPower
6 2 (2.13%) Tandem
6 2 (2.13%) VSAM
7 1 (1.06%) Blog
7 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.06%) Linux
2 21 (22.34%) Unix
3 14 (14.89%) Windows
4 13 (13.83%) AIX
5 4 (4.26%) zOS
6 2 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.06%) CentOS
7 1 (1.06%) Debian
7 1 (1.06%) Solaris
7 1 (1.06%) SUSE
7 1 (1.06%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (45.74%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.79%) DevOps
3 26 (27.66%) Configuration Management
3 26 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (13.83%) Automated Testing
4 13 (13.83%) Open Source
4 13 (13.83%) Unit Testing
5 11 (11.70%) UML
5 11 (11.70%) Web Operations
6 9 (9.57%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.38%) SOA
8 4 (4.26%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (4.26%) High Availability
8 4 (4.26%) OOA/OOD
8 4 (4.26%) RAD
8 4 (4.26%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.19%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.19%) Migration
9 3 (3.19%) Service Delivery
9 3 (3.19%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.26%) Java
2 16 (17.02%) JavaScript
3 11 (11.70%) Perl
4 8 (8.51%) SQL
5 4 (4.26%) Ada
6 3 (3.19%) Jython
7 2 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.13%) C
7 2 (2.13%) JCL
7 2 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) Bourne shell
8 1 (1.06%) C#
8 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.13%) IBM Certification
3 2 (2.13%) IBM WebSphere Certification
4 1 (1.06%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 24 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (23.40%) Xen
3 6 (6.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.13%) RACF
4 2 (2.13%) Time Sharing Option
5 1 (1.06%) Docker
5 1 (1.06%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (1.06%) NFS
5 1 (1.06%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 14 (14.89%) Puppet
2 13 (13.83%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (2.13%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.06%) Cacti
4 1 (1.06%) Cobbler
4 1 (1.06%) logstash
4 1 (1.06%) Nagios
Vendors
1 36 (38.30%) IBM
2 33 (35.11%) Microsoft
3 24 (25.53%) VMware
4 22 (23.40%) Google
5 14 (14.89%) Oracle
6 7 (7.45%) hybris
7 6 (6.38%) ATG
7 6 (6.38%) BEA
8 3 (3.19%) Kony
8 3 (3.19%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.06%) Axway
9 1 (1.06%) Dell
9 1 (1.06%) HP
9 1 (1.06%) Informatica
9 1 (1.06%) SaltStack
9 1 (1.06%) Sun
9 1 (1.06%) Sybase
9 1 (1.06%) TIBCO
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