The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 35 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.43% - 2.28%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.23% - 10.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £425 - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
WebSphere Application Server
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Application Platforms Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
31 57 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 13.19% 24.26% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 21 24
Average daily rate £350 £313 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -11.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £265 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £448 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Basingstoke region.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server.

1 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 6 (100.00%) DataPower
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) WSDL
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Big Data
3 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
4 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (50.00%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) J2EE
6 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
6 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (16.67%) Jython
6 1 (16.67%) HACMP
6 1 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
6 1 (16.67%) CA
6 1 (16.67%) Korn
6 1 (16.67%) XPath
6 1 (16.67%) OMEGAMON

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing WebSphere Application Server also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WebSphere Application Server. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) HTTP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) FTP
3 1 (16.67%) HTTPS
3 1 (16.67%) LDAP
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) WebSphere Specialist
2 2 (33.33%) AIX Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 6 (100.00%) SOAP
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) JMS
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (83.33%) WSDL
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
3 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) DataPower
2 3 (50.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (16.67%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Jython
1 1 (16.67%) Korn
1 1 (16.67%) XPath
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (16.67%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) CA