Period
to 10 December 2018

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 10 December 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
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 49 55
Rank change year-on-year +2 +6 -15
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 9 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 1.58% 0.65% 0.33%
As % of the Application Platforms category 10.47% 4.84% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Northampton median daily rate £375 £550 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -31.82% +17.33% -3.85%
10th Percentile £317 £510 £446
90th Percentile £413 £575 £487
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £531 £420
% change year-on-year -29.41% +26.49% -18.05%
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 86 62 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northampton 15.14% 13.39% 12.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 40 52
Northampton median daily rate £375 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -2.14% -11.11%
10th Percentile £310 £213 £128
90th Percentile £455 £524 £600
Northamptonshire median daily rate £380 £400 £420
% change year-on-year -5.00% -4.76% -1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Northampton median hourly rate - - £18.75
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £13.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year - -23.61% +63.64%

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

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in Northampton over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in Northampton

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Northampton region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 6 (66.67%) SSL
2 5 (55.56%) Firmware
2 5 (55.56%) Change Management
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
2 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 5 (55.56%) DataPower
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (44.44%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) Perforce
4 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (33.33%) Maven
4 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (33.33%) Banking
4 3 (33.33%) Spring
4 3 (33.33%) JSF
4 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
4 3 (33.33%) EJB
4 3 (33.33%) HTML
4 3 (33.33%) Java
4 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) OOD
4 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (33.33%) JSP
4 3 (33.33%) OO
4 3 (33.33%) JBoss
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Test Automation

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (33.33%) JBoss
2 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) SSL
2 5 (55.56%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Data Administrator
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (33.33%) EJB
2 3 (33.33%) GWT
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
2 3 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (33.33%) JPA
2 3 (33.33%) JSF
2 3 (33.33%) JSP
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) JDBC
3 1 (11.11%) JNDI
3 1 (11.11%) Middleware
3 1 (11.11%) SOAP
3 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) DataPower
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Change Management
1 5 (55.56%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Garbage Collection
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Java
1 3 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) Jython
2 1 (11.11%) Korn
2 1 (11.11%) Python
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Wily
1 1 (11.11%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) Perforce