The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for WebSphere skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WebSphere over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
Rank 35 36 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +11  
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 7 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 1.87% 0.82% 1.03%
As % of the Application Platforms category 17.50% 6.25% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Median daily rate £420 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year - -54.28%  

WebSphere is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 40 48 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 10.67% 13.11% 16.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 59
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £200 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £450 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £16.14
% change year-on-year -5.55% +11.52%  

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing WebSphere as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in Northamptonshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in Northamptonshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton - 3 £433 -
WebSphere
East Midlands

WebSphere
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 14 (93.33%) Java
1 14 (93.33%) JBoss
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (86.67%) J2EE
2 13 (86.67%) JSP
2 13 (86.67%) Ajax
3 12 (80.00%) JSF
3 12 (80.00%) Java EE
4 11 (73.33%) JSON
4 11 (73.33%) Web Application Development
4 11 (73.33%) Web Development
4 11 (73.33%) Ant
4 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
4 11 (73.33%) Eclipse
5 3 (20.00%) Finance
5 3 (20.00%) Oracle
5 3 (20.00%) XML
5 3 (20.00%) DB2
5 3 (20.00%) jQuery
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) Dojo
6 2 (13.33%) Struts2
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (13.33%) Struts
6 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (13.33%) WebLogic

WebSphere
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 14 (93.33%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) GlassFish
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (6.67%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) PaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
1 1 (6.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) DB2
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Ant
1 11 (73.33%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.67%) ClearCase
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.67%) Gradle
2 1 (6.67%) Lombardi
2 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
1 13 (86.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Java Web Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (86.67%) Ajax
1 13 (86.67%) J2EE
1 13 (86.67%) JSP
2 12 (80.00%) Java EE
2 12 (80.00%) JSF
3 11 (73.33%) JSON
4 3 (20.00%) jQuery
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) CSS
5 2 (13.33%) Dojo
5 2 (13.33%) EJB
5 2 (13.33%) Hibernate
5 2 (13.33%) HTML
5 2 (13.33%) JMS
5 2 (13.33%) Servlets
5 2 (13.33%) Struts
5 2 (13.33%) Struts2
5 2 (13.33%) Web Services
6 1 (6.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (6.67%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DataPower
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (6.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) E-Commerce
2 11 (73.33%) Web Application Development
2 11 (73.33%) Web Development
3 2 (13.33%) BDD
3 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) CMMI
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) ITSM
4 1 (6.67%) MVC
4 1 (6.67%) OO
4 1 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) RUP
4 1 (6.67%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) TDD
4 1 (6.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) Java
2 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Groovy
3 1 (6.67%) Perl
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Chordiant
3 1 (6.67%) Kony
3 1 (6.67%) Sencha
3 1 (6.67%) Sybase
Northamptonshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day
Posted: 5 days ago