Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 21 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 50 41
Rank change year-on-year +2 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 3 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 0.63% 0.34% 1.75%
As % of the Application Platforms category 4.92% 2.38% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Northampton median daily rate £550 £469 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.33% -10.71% +5.53%
10th Percentile £510 £446 £364
90th Percentile £575 £487 £583
Northamptonshire median daily rate £531 £420 £531
% change year-on-year +26.49% -20.94% +6.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northampton median hourly rate - - -
Northamptonshire 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 Northampton with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
Northampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 61 84 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 12.71% 14.31% 11.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 63 38
Northampton median daily rate £343 £350 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.14% +0.72% -9.03%
10th Percentile £213 £201 £253
90th Percentile £506 £530 £506
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £420 £425
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.18% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Northampton median hourly rate - £18.75 -
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% +63.64% -31.25%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Northampton

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Northampton

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (66.67%) DataPower
2 2 (66.67%) Microservices
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
3 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
3 1 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) BusinessWorks
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DataPower
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Microservices
1 2 (66.67%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO