The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

IBM WebSphere
Cheshire / Knutsford
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 21 11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford - 7.03% 5.36%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 45.00% 42.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £31.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -13.88%  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 10 20 7
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 17.24% 15.63% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 19 1
Median daily rate £350 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £17.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year +13.23% -15.77%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing WebSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Knutsford

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WebSphere in Knutsford.

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Knutsford region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Jython
2 2 (66.67%) HTTP
2 2 (66.67%) SSL
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Middleware
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (33.33%) JMS
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) EJB
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (33.33%) OO

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (33.33%) GlassFish
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (33.33%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) HTTP
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Ajax
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) Dojo
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Java EE
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) JSF
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) JTA
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Servlets
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Struts
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) DataPower
2 1 (33.33%) Derivative
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) AOP
1 1 (33.33%) BDD
1 1 (33.33%) BPEL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Activity Monitoring
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (33.33%) Domain-Driven Design
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) SOLID
1 1 (33.33%) TDD
1 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Jython
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Google
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Kony
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!