The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire 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 22 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 65 61 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 3 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.39% 1.31% 0.69%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.14% 8.61% 3.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 1
Average daily rate
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- £319 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
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%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Application Platforms Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
140 151 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.97% 15.25% 18.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 70 66
Average daily rate £366 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.51% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £226 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £461 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 24 14
Average hourly rate £16.84 £21.00 £18.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.80% +12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.57 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.75 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -7.89%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

WebSphere Application Server
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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%) WebSphere
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) UNIX
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (50.00%) Middleware
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) iPlanet
3 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) AWK
3 1 (25.00%) Jython
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (25.00%) sed

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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
2 2 (50.00%) WebLogic
2 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) iPlanet
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (25.00%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Consultant
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) UNIX
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (25.00%) sed
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) AWK
2 1 (25.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) VMware