The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 11 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 East Midlands 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 69 82
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 17 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 1.20% 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 6.97% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £356 £363 £408
% change year-on-year
-1.72% -11.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 - £57.50
Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
218 244 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.57% 17.21% 14.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 123 100
Average daily rate £325 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £151 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £498 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 20
Average hourly rate £13.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.00 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £30.00 £56.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.50% -
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 July 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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Leicestershire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Portal
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Server Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Jython
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM