The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.59% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£278 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £419 £415
% change year-on-year
-11.64% +0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Application Platforms Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
58 31 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.37% 13.03% 19.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 30
Average daily rate £363 £275 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
WebSphere Application Server
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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
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) MyEclipse
1 4 (100.00%) ICEfaces
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) DB2
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) MyEclipse
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) JSP
1 4 (100.00%) Struts
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) JSF
1 4 (100.00%) Ajax
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
1 4 (100.00%) ICEfaces
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) RAD
1 4 (100.00%) Migration
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss