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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 125 134 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 15 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.50% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Application Platforms category 2.40% 1.80% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £324 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £435 £370 £450
% change year-on-year
+17.56% -17.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £29.25 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £29.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.00%
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
625 611 412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 20.67% 19.75% 17.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 379 172
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £220 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £500 £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 44 40
Average hourly rate £29.50 £21.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.63% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.75 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the East of England region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 15 - - 1
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 25 (92.59%) Java
3 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
4 17 (62.96%) JSP
5 16 (59.26%) Struts
5 16 (59.26%) UNIX
6 15 (55.56%) SQL
6 15 (55.56%) Ant
7 14 (51.85%) XML
7 14 (51.85%) JSTL
8 13 (48.15%) CSS
9 12 (44.44%) HTML
10 11 (40.74%) J2EE
10 11 (40.74%) Linux
10 11 (40.74%) XHTML
10 11 (40.74%) Eclipse
10 11 (40.74%) Ajax
10 11 (40.74%) WebSphere Portal
11 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
11 10 (37.04%) IBM
11 10 (37.04%) EJB
11 10 (37.04%) Solaris
11 10 (37.04%) Servlets
12 9 (33.33%) OO
12 9 (33.33%) DB2
12 9 (33.33%) Finance
13 8 (29.63%) Spring
13 8 (29.63%) Maven
13 8 (29.63%) Perl
13 8 (29.63%) SAML

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (40.74%) WebSphere Portal
3 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Process Server
3 7 (25.93%) MQSeries
4 5 (18.52%) JBoss
5 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
5 4 (14.81%) GlassFish
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (3.70%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (3.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.93%) SSL
1 7 (25.93%) Internet
1 7 (25.93%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Relational Database
2 9 (33.33%) DB2
3 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Ant
2 11 (40.74%) Eclipse
3 8 (29.63%) Maven
4 7 (25.93%) Log4j
4 7 (25.93%) Subversion
4 7 (25.93%) JUnit
4 7 (25.93%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Selenium
5 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
6 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (3.70%) Rational Application Developer
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 23 (85.19%) Java Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Java Developer
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Portal Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Portal Developer
4 6 (22.22%) WebSphere Developer
5 4 (14.81%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior WebSphere Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Senior WebSphere Portal Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Lead Java Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Java Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Designer
7 1 (3.70%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (62.96%) JSP
2 16 (59.26%) Struts
3 14 (51.85%) XML
3 14 (51.85%) JSTL
4 13 (48.15%) CSS
5 12 (44.44%) HTML
6 11 (40.74%) J2EE
6 11 (40.74%) XHTML
6 11 (40.74%) Ajax
7 10 (37.04%) EJB
7 10 (37.04%) Servlets
8 8 (29.63%) SAML
8 8 (29.63%) Spring
9 7 (25.93%) XMLBeans
9 7 (25.93%) JMS
9 7 (25.93%) XSLT
9 7 (25.93%) SOAP
9 7 (25.93%) JDBC
10 6 (22.22%) Web Services
11 4 (14.81%) TopLink
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Web 2.0
2 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) User Experience
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) UNIX
2 11 (40.74%) Linux
3 10 (37.04%) Solaris
4 7 (25.93%) HPUX
5 4 (14.81%) Windows
6 2 (7.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) OO
2 8 (29.63%) E-Commerce
3 7 (25.93%) RAD
3 7 (25.93%) Content Management
3 7 (25.93%) UML
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) B2C
6 4 (14.81%) MVC
6 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.11%) Web Development
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) ERP
8 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
8 2 (7.41%) User Stories
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
9 1 (3.70%) Information Management
9 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (92.59%) Java
2 21 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 15 (55.56%) SQL
4 8 (29.63%) Perl
5 7 (25.93%) XPath
5 7 (25.93%) Bash Shell
6 2 (7.41%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) IBM
2 7 (25.93%) Interwoven
2 7 (25.93%) ATG
2 7 (25.93%) Blue Martini
2 7 (25.93%) Elastic Path
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (7.41%) SAP
4 2 (7.41%) Adobe
4 2 (7.41%) Pega
4 2 (7.41%) TIBCO