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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere
Rank 97 83 77
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 49 37 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 1.68% 1.48% 1.62%
As % of the Application Platforms category 7.90% 7.81% 8.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 13
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £425 £388
% change year-on-year
-4.52% +9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £27.48
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +37.55%
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
620 474 370
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.31% 18.94% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 283 192
Average daily rate £325 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £450 £403
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 17
Average hourly rate £12.00 £14.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.00 £9.67
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £25.00 £24.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

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 27 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

WebSphere Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 April 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 -4 33 £323 -24.11% 4
South Yorkshire -6 8 £525 +52.06% 3
North Yorkshire -1 7 £400 -
WebSphere
England

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 47 (70.15%) Java
2 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (49.25%) Linux
4 31 (46.27%) J2EE
5 22 (32.84%) Oracle
5 22 (32.84%) IBM
6 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
6 21 (31.34%) XML
7 20 (29.85%) Servlets
8 19 (28.36%) HTML
8 19 (28.36%) UNIX
8 19 (28.36%) Apache
8 19 (28.36%) HTTP
9 18 (26.87%) Tomcat
9 18 (26.87%) JBoss
9 18 (26.87%) DB2
9 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
10 17 (25.37%) .NET
10 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
10 17 (25.37%) DNS
11 15 (22.39%) WebSphere Application Server
11 15 (22.39%) IIS
11 15 (22.39%) VMware
11 15 (22.39%) Xen
11 15 (22.39%) Jetty
11 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
12 14 (20.90%) WebSphere MQ
12 14 (20.90%) Middleware
12 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 19 (28.36%) Apache
2 18 (26.87%) Tomcat
2 18 (26.87%) JBoss
3 15 (22.39%) IIS
3 15 (22.39%) WebSphere Application Server
3 15 (22.39%) Jetty
4 13 (19.40%) nginx
5 9 (13.43%) WebLogic
6 6 (8.96%) WebSphere Portal
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Coherence
8 2 (2.99%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (2.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 2 (2.99%) CICS
8 2 (2.99%) NetWeaver
9 1 (1.49%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (1.49%) ATG Dynamo
9 1 (1.49%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.40%) Cloud Computing
1 13 (19.40%) Amazon EC2
1 13 (19.40%) Google App Engine
1 13 (19.40%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (19.40%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (28.36%) HTTP
2 17 (25.37%) TCP/IP
2 17 (25.37%) DNS
3 13 (19.40%) DHCP
3 13 (19.40%) FTP
3 13 (19.40%) IPsec
4 12 (17.91%) SSL
5 4 (5.97%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.48%) SAN
6 3 (4.48%) LDAP
7 2 (2.99%) LAN
7 2 (2.99%) WAN
7 2 (2.99%) HTTPS
7 2 (2.99%) DMZ
7 2 (2.99%) iSCSI
7 2 (2.99%) NAS
7 2 (2.99%) FCoE
7 2 (2.99%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.99%) Multicast
7 2 (2.99%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (26.87%) DB2
2 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.97%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.48%) Hadoop
5 2 (2.99%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.49%) DataStage
6 1 (1.49%) HBase
6 1 (1.49%) MySQL
6 1 (1.49%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 13 (19.40%) Jenkins
2 12 (17.91%) Eclipse
3 7 (10.45%) Jasmine
4 5 (7.46%) JUnit
5 4 (5.97%) ClearCase
6 3 (4.48%) Ant
6 3 (4.48%) Subversion
6 3 (4.48%) Maven
7 1 (1.49%) Selenium
7 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.49%) JProfiler
7 1 (1.49%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.49%) Rational Application Developer
7 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.49%) Toad
7 1 (1.49%) JMeter
7 1 (1.49%) VisualVM
General
1 13 (19.40%) Finance
2 6 (8.96%) Banking
3 4 (5.97%) Law
4 3 (4.48%) Retail
5 1 (1.49%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (25.37%) Developer
2 13 (19.40%) Java Developer
3 10 (14.93%) Administrator
4 7 (10.45%) WebSphere Administrator
5 5 (7.46%) Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Solutions Designer
6 3 (4.48%) Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Development Manager
6 3 (4.48%) Programmer
6 3 (4.48%) Support Analyst
6 3 (4.48%) Java Programmer
6 3 (4.48%) E-Commerce Manager
6 3 (4.48%) WebSphere Engineer
6 3 (4.48%) Designer
7 2 (2.99%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Web Engineer
7 2 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (46.27%) J2EE
2 21 (31.34%) XML
3 20 (29.85%) Servlets
4 19 (28.36%) HTML
5 17 (25.37%) .NET
6 14 (20.90%) WebSphere MQ
6 14 (20.90%) Middleware
7 11 (16.42%) Ajax
7 11 (16.42%) JMS
7 11 (16.42%) CSS
7 11 (16.42%) XSLT
8 10 (14.93%) WebSphere Message Broker
8 10 (14.93%) Spring
9 9 (13.43%) jQuery
9 9 (13.43%) Struts
9 9 (13.43%) Web Services
9 9 (13.43%) Hibernate
10 8 (11.94%) XHTML
10 8 (11.94%) XSL
10 8 (11.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Open Source
2 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.97%) Mainframe
3 4 (5.97%) Replication
3 4 (5.97%) Clustering
4 2 (2.99%) DataPower
4 2 (2.99%) iSeries
5 1 (1.49%) PMI
5 1 (1.49%) W3C
5 1 (1.49%) IVR
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) RIA
5 1 (1.49%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.49%) VUI
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (49.25%) Linux
2 19 (28.36%) UNIX
3 13 (19.40%) Windows
4 7 (10.45%) Solaris
5 6 (8.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (8.96%) zOS
6 4 (5.97%) SUSE
6 4 (5.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.90%) Configuration Management
2 14 (20.90%) Continuous Integration
3 12 (17.91%) Scrum
4 11 (16.42%) Unit Testing
5 10 (14.93%) TDD
5 10 (14.93%) Automated Testing
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.94%) OO
6 8 (11.94%) BDD
7 7 (10.45%) SOA
7 7 (10.45%) MVC
8 6 (8.96%) DevOps
8 6 (8.96%) UML
9 5 (7.46%) ITIL
10 3 (4.48%) RUP
10 3 (4.48%) Software Delivery
10 3 (4.48%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (2.99%) Dependency Injection
11 2 (2.99%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 47 (70.15%) Java
2 18 (26.87%) JavaScript
3 12 (17.91%) SQL
4 8 (11.94%) XPath
5 7 (10.45%) Perl
6 5 (7.46%) Python
7 4 (5.97%) Jython
8 2 (2.99%) C#
8 2 (2.99%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.49%) REXX
9 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.49%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.49%) JCL
9 1 (1.49%) C++
9 1 (1.49%) COBOL
9 1 (1.49%) Ruby
9 1 (1.49%) SELCOPY
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
3 1 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) QA
System Software
1 15 (22.39%) Xen
1 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (10.45%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) NFS
3 2 (2.99%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.99%) SRDF
3 2 (2.99%) KVM
4 1 (1.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 9 (13.43%) Puppet
2 7 (10.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 1 (1.49%) Control-M
Vendors
1 22 (32.84%) Oracle
1 22 (32.84%) IBM
2 21 (31.34%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.39%) VMware
4 13 (19.40%) Google
5 4 (5.97%) Intel
5 4 (5.97%) F5
6 2 (2.99%) Software AG
6 2 (2.99%) DataSynapse
6 2 (2.99%) hybris
6 2 (2.99%) NetApp
6 2 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.99%) TIBCO
6 2 (2.99%) Cisco
6 2 (2.99%) EMC
6 2 (2.99%) Sybase
6 2 (2.99%) SAP
7 1 (1.49%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.49%) Sun
7 1 (1.49%) ATG
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