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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
England / East of England
Rank 120 118 129
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 1 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.046% 0.35% 0.039%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.27% 2.17% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £458 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+7.64% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
373 368 486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 17.18% 15.89% 18.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 197 281
Median daily rate £375 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £546 £550 £536
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 29 35
Median hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% +71.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £45.00 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 23 January 2017. 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 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 -8 1 £500 -
WebSphere Application Server
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 12 (85.71%) Java
3 11 (78.57%) J2EE
3 11 (78.57%) IBM
4 8 (57.14%) HTML
4 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
4 8 (57.14%) JSP
4 8 (57.14%) Servlets
4 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 7 (50.00%) EJB
5 7 (50.00%) XHTML
5 7 (50.00%) Internet
5 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Apache
7 5 (35.71%) Unix
7 5 (35.71%) CSS
7 5 (35.71%) DB2
8 4 (28.57%) JUnit
8 4 (28.57%) Struts
8 4 (28.57%) XML
8 4 (28.57%) OO
8 4 (28.57%) UML
8 4 (28.57%) XSLT
8 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
8 4 (28.57%) MVC
8 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
9 3 (21.43%) Elastic Path
9 3 (21.43%) Mockito
9 3 (21.43%) REST

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 14 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (42.86%) Apache
3 4 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 3 (21.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (21.43%) CMS
4 3 (21.43%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (21.43%) IIS
4 3 (21.43%) JBoss
4 3 (21.43%) MQSeries
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 3 (21.43%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) FTP
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
2 3 (21.43%) SSL
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) DB2
2 4 (28.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (21.43%) Jackrabbit
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 12c
3 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) JUnit
2 3 (21.43%) Ant
2 3 (21.43%) Eclipse
2 3 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) Log4j
2 3 (21.43%) Mockito
2 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 2 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
1 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
1 8 (57.14%) Java Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Java WebSphere Developer
2 4 (28.57%) WebSphere Developer
3 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) J2EE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
4 2 (14.29%) DB2 DBA
4 2 (14.29%) DBA
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (78.57%) J2EE
2 8 (57.14%) HTML
2 8 (57.14%) JSP
2 8 (57.14%) Servlets
3 7 (50.00%) EJB
3 7 (50.00%) XHTML
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
5 4 (28.57%) Struts
5 4 (28.57%) XML
5 4 (28.57%) XSLT
6 3 (21.43%) Ajax
6 3 (21.43%) JDBC
6 3 (21.43%) JMS
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
6 3 (21.43%) JSTL
6 3 (21.43%) Middleware
6 3 (21.43%) REST
6 3 (21.43%) SOAP
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Linux
2 5 (35.71%) Unix
3 3 (21.43%) AIX
3 3 (21.43%) HPUX
3 3 (21.43%) Solaris
3 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) MVC
2 4 (28.57%) OO
2 4 (28.57%) UML
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) RAD
3 3 (21.43%) Software Architecture
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) OOA/OOD
5 1 (7.14%) OOD
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) Java
2 8 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 6 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
4 3 (21.43%) Perl
4 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Sun Certification
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) IBM
2 3 (21.43%) ATG
2 3 (21.43%) Blue Martini
2 3 (21.43%) Elastic Path
2 3 (21.43%) HP
2 3 (21.43%) Interwoven
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) Sun