The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 84 99 91
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.59% 0.063% 0.069%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.72% 0.44% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Median daily rate £450 - £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £29.25
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +28.20%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

Application Platforms Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
242 225 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.88% 14.17% 14.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 142 90
Median daily rate £400 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £234 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 21
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.91 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.73% +22.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £16.83 £19.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% +23.52%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Derbyshire - 6 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 2 £469 -
Leicestershire - 1 £350 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 13 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (92.31%) Java
2 12 (92.31%) J2EE
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
3 6 (46.15%) JSP
3 6 (46.15%) Sun Certification
3 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
4 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
5 4 (30.77%) AquaLogic
5 4 (30.77%) Axway
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle Application Server
5 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
5 4 (30.77%) Release Management
5 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
5 4 (30.77%) QMS
5 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
5 4 (30.77%) Fujitsu
5 4 (30.77%) OS/390
5 4 (30.77%) Middleware
5 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
5 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 4 (30.77%) Security Management
5 4 (30.77%) OpenText MBPM

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (38.46%) WebLogic
3 4 (30.77%) AquaLogic
3 4 (30.77%) MQSeries
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle Application Server
3 4 (30.77%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 4 (30.77%) Tuxedo
4 1 (7.69%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) OpenText MBPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SSL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
1 6 (46.15%) J2EE Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java Developer
1 6 (46.15%) Java/J2EE Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Lead Java Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) AIX Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) J2EE Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Java Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (92.31%) J2EE
2 6 (46.15%) Hibernate
2 6 (46.15%) JSP
2 6 (46.15%) Spring
3 4 (30.77%) IBM Integration Bus
3 4 (30.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) AIX
1 4 (30.77%) OS/390
1 4 (30.77%) Solaris
1 4 (30.77%) Unix
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (46.15%) Front End Development
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) SOA
2 4 (30.77%) Change Management
2 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Problem Management
2 4 (30.77%) QMS
2 4 (30.77%) Release Management
2 4 (30.77%) Security Management
2 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) Java
2 4 (30.77%) C
2 4 (30.77%) C++
2 4 (30.77%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Sun Certification
2 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Axway
1 4 (30.77%) Fujitsu
1 4 (30.77%) IBM
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
1 4 (30.77%) Sun