The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire 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 April 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 Buckinghamshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 68 59 77
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 15 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.25% 0.72% 0.25%
As % of the Application Platforms category 6.36% 3.43% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £469 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £57.50
Application Platforms Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
236 175 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 19.67% 20.98% 16.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 98 98
Average daily rate £365 £275 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.72% -12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £120 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Average hourly rate £15.35 £13.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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Milton Keynes -5 15 - - 1
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 22 (91.67%) Java
3 21 (87.50%) UNIX
3 21 (87.50%) Windows
3 21 (87.50%) Linux
4 20 (83.33%) SOAP
4 20 (83.33%) Web Services
5 17 (70.83%) Change Management
5 17 (70.83%) J2EE
5 17 (70.83%) LDAP
6 16 (66.67%) DTS
7 5 (20.83%) Finance
8 4 (16.67%) CA Wily
8 4 (16.67%) Introscope
8 4 (16.67%) IBM
8 4 (16.67%) Oracle
8 4 (16.67%) JDBC
9 3 (12.50%) SQL
10 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (8.33%) Firewall
10 2 (8.33%) Clustering
10 2 (8.33%) Banking
10 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
10 2 (8.33%) JAXP
10 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
10 2 (8.33%) SOA
10 2 (8.33%) HTTP
10 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
10 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
10 2 (8.33%) HTTPS

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 24 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Apache
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (4.17%) Liferay
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) LDAP
2 2 (8.33%) Firewall
2 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (8.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (4.17%) SSL
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) DTS
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Introscope
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (79.17%) Analyst
2 17 (70.83%) Deployment Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) SOAP
1 20 (83.33%) Web Services
2 17 (70.83%) J2EE
3 4 (16.67%) JDBC
4 2 (8.33%) JAXP
4 2 (8.33%) XML Schema
4 2 (8.33%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) XSD
5 1 (4.17%) XSLT
5 1 (4.17%) EJB
5 1 (4.17%) CSS
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) Servlets
5 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (4.17%) Middleware
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) Spring
5 1 (4.17%) JNDI
5 1 (4.17%) WebCenter
5 1 (4.17%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) UNIX
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (70.83%) Change Management
2 2 (8.33%) SOA
3 1 (4.17%) Content Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Management
3 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.17%) High Availability
3 1 (4.17%) TDD
3 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) Java
2 3 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) Korn
3 1 (4.17%) Jython
3 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) FatWire