Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 11 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 61 43
Rank change year-on-year -1 -18 +20
Contract jobs citing WebSphere 17 7 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.85% 0.81% 3.96%
As % of the Application Platforms category 13.93% 4.86% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 26
South Yorkshire median daily rate £463 £393 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.83% -21.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £379 £371 £475
90th Percentile £638 £414 £550
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £488 £500
% change year-on-year -7.69% -2.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for application platform skills.

All Application Platform Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 122 144 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 13.26% 16.65% 18.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 92 156
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.56% -
10th Percentile £258 £263 £263
90th Percentile £555 £638 £575
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 9
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - £17.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.44% +40.63%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £15.38 £16.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -3.91% -25.58% +43.33%

WebSphere
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WebSphere in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WebSphere in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WebSphere in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WebSphere in South Yorkshire

WebSphere
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 14 £475 +21.02% 2
Doncaster - 3 £270 -
WebSphere
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere.

1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 10 (58.82%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
4 8 (47.06%) Windows
4 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) Xen
4 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (41.18%) Google
5 7 (41.18%) Middleware
5 7 (41.18%) Google Cloud Platform
6 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
6 6 (35.29%) SQL
6 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (29.41%) HTML
7 5 (29.41%) J2EE
7 5 (29.41%) XML
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (29.41%) Banking
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Jetty
7 5 (29.41%) DevOps
7 5 (29.41%) Puppet
8 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
8 4 (23.53%) Travis CI
8 4 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
8 4 (23.53%) Mongrel

WebSphere
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (52.94%) Tomcat
2 8 (47.06%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (29.41%) Jetty
4 4 (23.53%) Apache
4 4 (23.53%) IIS
4 4 (23.53%) Mongrel
4 4 (23.53%) nginx
5 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
6 1 (5.88%) CICS
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (41.18%) Google Cloud Platform
2 4 (23.53%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (23.53%) Google App Engine
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (5.88%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) FTP
2 4 (23.53%) IPsec
2 4 (23.53%) LAN
2 4 (23.53%) NAS
2 4 (23.53%) SAN
2 4 (23.53%) SSL
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.88%) AMQP
4 1 (5.88%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Hadoop
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.88%) DB2
2 1 (5.88%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) Riak
Development Applications
1 6 (35.29%) Jenkins
2 4 (23.53%) Travis CI
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.88%) Ant
4 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) FitNesse
4 1 (5.88%) Gradle
4 1 (5.88%) IntelliJ
4 1 (5.88%) JUnit
4 1 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (5.88%) Mockito
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Architect
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (17.65%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Support
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Middleware Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) WebSphere Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Support
4 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) Middleware
2 5 (29.41%) HTML
2 5 (29.41%) J2EE
2 5 (29.41%) XML
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Servlets
3 4 (23.53%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (23.53%) XSLT
4 2 (11.76%) IBM Integration Bus
4 2 (11.76%) JMS
4 2 (11.76%) JSON
4 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
4 2 (11.76%) REST
4 2 (11.76%) Spring
5 1 (5.88%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Camel
5 1 (5.88%) HTML5
5 1 (5.88%) Kafka
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) DataPower
3 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Linux
2 8 (47.06%) Windows
3 4 (23.53%) Solaris
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.76%) AIX
5 2 (11.76%) Unix
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) DevOps
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Open Source
3 4 (23.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (23.53%) Thought Leadership
4 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
4 3 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Modelling
5 2 (11.76%) IT Strategy
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) SOA
5 2 (11.76%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.76%) Web Operations
6 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) DSDM
6 1 (5.88%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) Java
2 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Python
3 2 (11.76%) Ruby
3 2 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) COBOL
4 1 (5.88%) Go
4 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (47.06%) Xen
2 4 (23.53%) NFS
2 4 (23.53%) SRDF
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
4 2 (11.76%) Docker
5 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) CA Endevor
2 1 (5.88%) Cobbler
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) OMEGAMON
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) Google
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
3 4 (23.53%) EMC
3 4 (23.53%) IBM
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) NetApp
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
4 3 (17.65%) MuleSoft
5 2 (11.76%) Cognos
5 2 (11.76%) Lotus
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.88%) Informatica
6 1 (5.88%) MKS
6 1 (5.88%) TIBCO
6 1 (5.88%) Veritas