Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 23 June 2018 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 91 112
Rank change year-on-year +17 +21 -48
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 25 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.43% 0.68% 1.41%
As % of the Application Platforms category 11.63% 3.21% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 6 22
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £390 £384 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.63% +28.99% +6.82%
10th Percentile £303 £285 £273
90th Percentile £516 £446 £359
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £384 £300
% change year-on-year +1.63% +27.92% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate - - £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate - - £36.00

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 215 187 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 20.89% 21.15% 23.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 123 306
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £364 £383 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.90% +19.53% -20.00%
10th Percentile £261 £253 £227
90th Percentile £560 £528 £503
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £363 £375 £320
% change year-on-year -3.33% +17.19% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 20
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £18.25 £27.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.64% -1.79% +115.38%
10th Percentile £12.38 £10.25 £15.00
90th Percentile £31.18 £40.00 £36.09
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £18.25 £27.50 £28.00
% change year-on-year -33.64% -1.79% +115.38%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing WebSphere as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Newcastle upon Tyne

WebSphere
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WebSphere in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 20 (80.00%) Puppet
2 18 (72.00%) Axway
2 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
2 18 (72.00%) Unix
3 17 (68.00%) IBM
4 16 (64.00%) SSL
4 16 (64.00%) Linux
4 16 (64.00%) DevOps
5 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (52.00%) Oracle
6 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Application Server
6 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
7 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
7 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (48.00%) AIX
7 12 (48.00%) Java
7 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
7 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
8 11 (44.00%) WebSphere MQ
8 11 (44.00%) Informatica
8 11 (44.00%) JBoss
8 11 (44.00%) Siebel
8 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (44.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
9 10 (40.00%) Software Packaging
9 10 (40.00%) OO
10 9 (36.00%) HP
10 9 (36.00%) Deployment Automation
11 8 (32.00%) FileNet

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 18 (72.00%) WebLogic
2 13 (52.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 11 (44.00%) JBoss
4 8 (32.00%) FileNet
5 6 (24.00%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (16.00%) Apache
6 4 (16.00%) IIS
6 4 (16.00%) Jetty
6 4 (16.00%) Mongrel
6 4 (16.00%) nginx
6 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (8.00%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (4.00%) Tuxedo
Business Applications
1 11 (44.00%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.00%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (16.00%) Google App Engine
2 4 (16.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) SSL
2 6 (24.00%) HTTPS
2 6 (24.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (24.00%) Network Security
3 4 (16.00%) DHCP
3 4 (16.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) FTP
3 4 (16.00%) HTTP
3 4 (16.00%) IPsec
3 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (12.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Operational Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Operations Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Operations Support Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) AWS DevOps
5 3 (12.00%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) AWS Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Middleware Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Technical Operations Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Unix Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Web Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 10 (40.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (24.00%) LDAP
4 4 (16.00%) .NET
4 4 (16.00%) J2EE
4 4 (16.00%) Servlets
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
6 1 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (4.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (28.00%) Private Cloud
3 6 (24.00%) DataPower
4 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.00%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Unix
2 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 12 (48.00%) AIX
3 12 (48.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (24.00%) MVS
4 6 (24.00%) VME
4 6 (24.00%) Windows
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) DevOps
2 14 (56.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (48.00%) Configuration Management
4 10 (40.00%) OO
5 9 (36.00%) Deployment Automation
6 6 (24.00%) Change Control
6 6 (24.00%) Open Source
6 6 (24.00%) Workflow
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) Service Management
8 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (12.00%) Statistics
10 2 (8.00%) Change Management
10 2 (8.00%) Content Management
10 2 (8.00%) Data Management
10 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
10 2 (8.00%) ITSM
10 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 2 (8.00%) Problem-Solving
11 1 (4.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) Perl
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (52.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (48.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.00%) Xen
3 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (80.00%) Puppet
2 11 (44.00%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (24.00%) Forum Sentry
4 4 (16.00%) Ansible
4 4 (16.00%) Terraform
5 1 (4.00%) Kibana
5 1 (4.00%) logstash
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Axway
2 17 (68.00%) IBM
3 13 (52.00%) Oracle
4 12 (48.00%) Red Hat
5 11 (44.00%) Informatica
5 11 (44.00%) Siebel
6 9 (36.00%) HP
7 6 (24.00%) Fujitsu
7 6 (24.00%) Sun
8 5 (20.00%) VMware
9 4 (16.00%) Google
9 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
10 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
10 1 (4.00%) Remedy