Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 81 64
Rank change year-on-year +5 -17 +11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 14 74 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.63% 3.34% 2.92%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.19% 13.17% 14.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 52 34
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £400 £335 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.40% -33.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £270 £283 £307
90th Percentile £458 £537 £653
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £400 £335 £500
% change year-on-year +19.40% -33.00% +51.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
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 226 562 275
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 26.31% 25.40% 19.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 393 207
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £378 £330 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.39% -26.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £268 £225 £287
90th Percentile £606 £525 £588
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £375 £330 £448
% change year-on-year +13.64% -26.26% +24.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 41 4
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £24.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.07% +14.64% +32.03%
10th Percentile £7.89 £15.00 £13.08
90th Percentile £20.45 £36.00 £26.85
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £9.50 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -66.07% +16.67% +31.51%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
2 13 (92.86%) HP
2 13 (92.86%) Siebel
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
2 13 (92.86%) Unix
2 13 (92.86%) AIX
2 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 13 (92.86%) OO
2 13 (92.86%) JBoss
2 13 (92.86%) Informatica
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (92.86%) Axway
2 13 (92.86%) Software Packaging
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 13 (92.86%) Puppet
2 13 (92.86%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (92.86%) DevOps
2 13 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (92.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 11 (78.57%) Private Cloud
3 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
4 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
5 8 (57.14%) X.21
6 5 (35.71%) Forum Sentry
6 5 (35.71%) Network Security
6 5 (35.71%) DataPower

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 13 (92.86%) JBoss
1 13 (92.86%) WebLogic
1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere Application Server
2 5 (35.71%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (28.57%) FileNet
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (92.86%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) X.21
2 5 (35.71%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (35.71%) LDAP
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) BusinessObjects
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 7 (50.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) AIX Engineer
3 6 (42.86%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) AIX Support
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) Software Packaging
1 13 (92.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (7.14%) JSON
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (92.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (78.57%) Private Cloud
3 5 (35.71%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) AIX
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 13 (92.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (92.86%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (92.86%) DevOps
1 13 (92.86%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) Java
1 5 (35.71%) Perl
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Security Cleared
2 10 (71.43%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 13 (92.86%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (92.86%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) IBM
1 14 (100.00%) Oracle
2 13 (92.86%) Axway
2 13 (92.86%) HP
2 13 (92.86%) Informatica
2 13 (92.86%) Red Hat
2 13 (92.86%) Siebel
3 5 (35.71%) Sun
4 1 (7.14%) MuleSoft
4 1 (7.14%) TIBCO