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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 106 113 131
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +18
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 6 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.31% 0.16% 0.038%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.17% 1.15% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £500 £475 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +106.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
WebSphere Application Server
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
277 349 419
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 14.30% 13.89% 15.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 190 228
Median daily rate £425 £398 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.91% -4.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 9
Median hourly rate £20.81 £26.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.46% -29.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.65 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £45.00 £148.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.25%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing WebSphere Application Server as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Application Platforms category.

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the Berkshire region.

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell +6 4 £500 -
Reading +4 1 £450 -
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) DB2
2 12 (92.31%) Linux
3 11 (84.62%) IBM
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) XML
3 11 (84.62%) JSON
4 10 (76.92%) Ajax
4 10 (76.92%) IBM HTTP Server
4 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
4 10 (76.92%) ITIL
4 10 (76.92%) Unix
4 10 (76.92%) CSS
4 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
4 10 (76.92%) SQL
4 10 (76.92%) Commerce Server
4 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
4 10 (76.92%) AIX
4 10 (76.92%) Apache
5 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (61.54%) QA
6 8 (61.54%) Splunk
6 8 (61.54%) Fredhopper
6 8 (61.54%) Worklight
6 8 (61.54%) DevOps
6 8 (61.54%) AppDynamics
6 8 (61.54%) Mobile First
6 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (15.38%) JBoss

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (76.92%) Apache
2 10 (76.92%) Commerce Server
2 10 (76.92%) IBM HTTP Server
3 2 (15.38%) JBoss
3 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
3 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon S3
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (92.31%) DB2
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) JUnit
2 1 (7.69%) Cucumber
2 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (7.69%) TestNG
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Technical Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Operations Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Technical Operations Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Applications Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Server Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Server Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (15.38%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Test Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Test Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) HTML
1 11 (84.62%) JSON
1 11 (84.62%) XML
2 10 (76.92%) Ajax
2 10 (76.92%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) Worklight
4 1 (7.69%) EJB
4 1 (7.69%) HTML5
4 1 (7.69%) REST
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) Spring
4 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Linux
2 10 (76.92%) AIX
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) E-Commerce
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Mobile First
3 8 (61.54%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) Integration Testing
5 1 (7.69%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.69%) OOP
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Security Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
5 1 (7.69%) TDD
5 1 (7.69%) Test Automation
5 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
1 10 (76.92%) Shell Script
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) IBM
2 8 (61.54%) AppDynamics
2 8 (61.54%) Splunk
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle