The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 119 116 147
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +31
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 10 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.40% 0.64% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.51% 3.24% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £700 £375 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% +27.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £430 £360
% change year-on-year
-2.32% +19.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - -
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 of England region.

Application Platforms Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
398 555 635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 16.03% 19.72% 20.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 225 312 412
Median daily rate £375 £340 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -13.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £150 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 37 37
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.06% +47.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.00 £13.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.75 £34.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +25.71%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Hertfordshire -6 7 - -
Norfolk - 2 £700 -
Cambridgeshire +19 1 - - 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 of England region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 9 (81.82%) HTML
2 9 (81.82%) Java
2 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 9 (81.82%) JSP
3 8 (72.73%) Servlets
3 8 (72.73%) EJB
3 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) J2EE
4 7 (63.64%) XHTML
4 7 (63.64%) IBM
4 7 (63.64%) Internet
5 6 (54.55%) DB2
5 6 (54.55%) CSS
6 5 (45.45%) Unix
6 5 (45.45%) Linux
7 4 (36.36%) UML
7 4 (36.36%) OO
7 4 (36.36%) JUnit
7 4 (36.36%) XSLT
7 4 (36.36%) SOAP
7 4 (36.36%) Struts
7 4 (36.36%) Web Services
7 4 (36.36%) XML
7 4 (36.36%) MVC
7 4 (36.36%) REST
7 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
8 3 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (27.27%) Jackrabbit

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (27.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) CMS
2 3 (27.27%) MQSeries
3 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) DB2
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 3 (27.27%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (27.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JUnit
2 3 (27.27%) Ant
2 3 (27.27%) Eclipse
2 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) Log4j
2 3 (27.27%) Mockito
2 3 (27.27%) Subversion
2 3 (27.27%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
1 9 (81.82%) Java Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 4 (36.36%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (27.27%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 2 (18.18%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (18.18%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) HTML Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (9.09%) JSP Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) HTML
1 9 (81.82%) JSP
2 8 (72.73%) EJB
2 8 (72.73%) Servlets
3 7 (63.64%) J2EE
3 7 (63.64%) XHTML
4 6 (54.55%) CSS
5 4 (36.36%) REST
5 4 (36.36%) SOAP
5 4 (36.36%) Struts
5 4 (36.36%) Web Services
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) XSLT
6 3 (27.27%) Ajax
6 3 (27.27%) JDBC
6 3 (27.27%) JMS
6 3 (27.27%) JSON
6 3 (27.27%) JSTL
6 3 (27.27%) XSD
7 1 (9.09%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
1 5 (45.45%) Unix
2 3 (27.27%) HPUX
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) E-Commerce
2 4 (36.36%) MVC
2 4 (36.36%) OO
2 4 (36.36%) UML
3 3 (27.27%) RAD
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (9.09%) OOD
5 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) Java
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Bash Shell
3 3 (27.27%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) IBM
2 3 (27.27%) ATG
2 3 (27.27%) Blue Martini
2 3 (27.27%) Elastic Path
2 3 (27.27%) Interwoven
3 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Sun