The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire 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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 50 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.24% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.98% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£300 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £10.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+325.00% -78.49%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
102 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 24.70% 11.64% 8.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 23 10
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £220 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £17.50 £145.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-87.93% +625.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunstable - - - -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) JSF
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) JSP
3 1 (33.33%) Struts
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) JBoss
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
3 1 (33.33%) IBM
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) JBoss
2 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (33.33%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Java Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (33.33%) JSF
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) JSP
2 1 (33.33%) Struts
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) ICEfaces
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft