Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 74 122
Rank change year-on-year -7 +48 -68
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 8 14 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.94% 1.68% 1.89%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.11% 6.45% 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 30
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £468 £375 £316
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.67% +18.58% -1.17%
10th Percentile £350 £263 £270
90th Percentile £522 £445 £533
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £468 £375 £316
% change year-on-year +24.67% +18.58% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 8
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 131 217 611
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 15.45% 25.99% 25.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 165 414
Newcastle upon Tyne median daily rate £389 £350 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.14% +9.38% -28.89%
10th Percentile £284 £250 £225
90th Percentile £593 £547 £500
Tyne and Wear median daily rate £390 £350 £323
% change year-on-year +11.29% +8.53% -28.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 44
Newcastle upon Tyne median hourly rate £17.50 £23.25 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.73% -16.96% +93.10%
10th Percentile £13.55 £9.50 £15.00
90th Percentile £21.45 £40.00 £36.00
Tyne and Wear median hourly rate £16.50 £23.25 £28.00
% change year-on-year -29.03% -16.96% +86.67%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
1 7 (87.50%) AIX
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
1 7 (87.50%) Axway
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (62.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 5 (62.50%) Siebel
3 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) JBoss
3 5 (62.50%) Informatica
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
3 5 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Software Packaging
4 4 (50.00%) HP
4 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) Java
5 3 (37.50%) Change Control
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) 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 7 (87.50%) WebLogic
2 5 (62.50%) JBoss
2 5 (62.50%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (25.00%) FileNet
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Jetty
4 1 (12.50%) Mongrel
4 1 (12.50%) nginx
4 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (62.50%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Google App Engine
1 1 (12.50%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 2 (25.00%) HTTPS
2 2 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) FTP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) IPsec
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 1 (12.50%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Operational Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Operations Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Software Packaging
1 5 (62.50%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (25.00%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) J2EE
3 1 (12.50%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) DataPower
2 2 (25.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) AIX
1 7 (87.50%) Unix
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (25.00%) MVS
4 2 (25.00%) VME
4 2 (25.00%) Windows
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
2 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) Change Control
4 2 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (25.00%) Workflow
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Open Source
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (25.00%) Forum Sentry
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Axway
1 7 (87.50%) IBM
2 5 (62.50%) Informatica
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Red Hat
2 5 (62.50%) Siebel
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Fujitsu
4 2 (25.00%) Sun
5 1 (12.50%) Google
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) VMware