Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 6 months to 22 November 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
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 39 32
Rank change year-on-year -7 -7 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 1 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.31% 1.67% 3.57%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.70% 11.11% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Leicester median daily rate £325 £430 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.42% - +14.67%
10th Percentile £313 £368 £376
90th Percentile £338 £486 £449
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £465 £430
% change year-on-year -30.11% +8.14% +14.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicester median hourly rate - - -
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -

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

All Application Platform Skills
Leicester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 37 45 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicester 11.35% 15.05% 19.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 31
Leicester median daily rate £325 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% +16.67%
10th Percentile £275 £175 £219
90th Percentile £525 £480 £445
Leicestershire median daily rate £325 £375 £325
% change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Leicester median hourly rate £40.00 £18.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.33% +38.89% -61.43%
10th Percentile £25.50 £14.15 £9.40
90th Percentile £44.50 £34.00 £15.70
Leicestershire median hourly rate £25.00 £18.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% +38.89% -43.75%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Leicester

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Vaadin
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
1 1 (100.00%) React

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) JBoss
1 1 (100.00%) WildFly
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) npm
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) jspm
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) webpack
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Angular Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) HTML Developer
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Aurelia
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) JSON
1 1 (100.00%) Meteor
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) Polymer
1 1 (100.00%) React
1 1 (100.00%) RESTful
1 1 (100.00%) Sass
1 1 (100.00%) Semantic UI
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (100.00%) Vaadin
1 1 (100.00%) Web Components
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) COBOL
1 1 (100.00%) ECMAScript
1 1 (100.00%) ES6
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) TypeScript