The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 17 December 2014 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 473 430 356
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -74
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 109 129 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.18% 1.51% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 72 105
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£394 £475 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £334 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £42.50 - £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £10.00 £46.50
% change year-on-year
+325.00% -78.49%
WebSphere Application Server
UK

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

Application Platforms Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
9267 8524 8189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 18.30% 18.01% 18.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6072 5302 4702
Average daily rate £399 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 316 368 430
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.15 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.61% -9.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.22 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £36.35 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.38 £17.23 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+12.51% -9.34%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in England

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the England region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in England

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in England

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 17 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -38 26 £417 -16.70% 12
South West -10 24 £488 -4.36%
South East -23 19 £394 -13.69% 1
North West -26 7 £213 -37.03% 3
Yorkshire -11 6 £488 -7.14% 5
West Midlands - 6 £373 -
East of England -7 2 £300 -29.41% 1
East Midlands - - - -
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 251 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 146 (58.17%) IBM
3 124 (49.40%) Java
4 97 (38.65%) Linux
5 69 (27.49%) Oracle
6 62 (24.70%) UNIX
7 61 (24.30%) Middleware
8 57 (22.71%) SQL
9 56 (22.31%) Apache
10 52 (20.72%) Tomcat
11 50 (19.92%) Spring
12 49 (19.52%) WebSphere MQ
12 49 (19.52%) Finance
13 48 (19.12%) XML
13 48 (19.12%) ITIL
14 46 (18.33%) HTTP
15 44 (17.53%) SSL
15 44 (17.53%) J2EE
16 43 (17.13%) DB2
16 43 (17.13%) AIX
17 41 (16.33%) Windows
17 41 (16.33%) JBoss
17 41 (16.33%) IBM HTTP Server
18 40 (15.94%) Hibernate
19 39 (15.54%) JMS
20 38 (15.14%) Perl
21 37 (14.74%) JavaScript
21 37 (14.74%) JDBC
21 37 (14.74%) Relational Database
22 35 (13.94%) HTML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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
1 251 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 56 (22.31%) Apache
3 52 (20.72%) Tomcat
4 41 (16.33%) JBoss
4 41 (16.33%) IBM HTTP Server
5 29 (11.55%) WebSphere Process Server
5 29 (11.55%) WebLogic
6 24 (9.56%) IIS
7 21 (8.37%) WebSphere Portal
8 17 (6.77%) Adobe CQ
9 12 (4.78%) SharePoint
10 11 (4.38%) MQSeries
11 9 (3.59%) CMS
11 9 (3.59%) CICS
12 6 (2.39%) Quickr
12 6 (2.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 5 (1.99%) FileNet
14 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (1.20%) Documentum
Applications
1 13 (5.18%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.59%) MS Project
2 9 (3.59%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.39%) MS Office
4 3 (1.20%) SPSS
5 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.40%) CPLEX
Business Applications
1 3 (1.20%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 46 (18.33%) HTTP
2 44 (17.53%) SSL
3 18 (7.17%) LDAP
4 17 (6.77%) Internet
5 14 (5.58%) DNS
6 7 (2.79%) Firewall
7 6 (2.39%) Intranet
7 6 (2.39%) TCP/IP
7 6 (2.39%) SMTP
8 4 (1.59%) SAN
8 4 (1.59%) FTP
9 1 (0.40%) LAN
9 1 (0.40%) WAN
9 1 (0.40%) DMZ
9 1 (0.40%) Extranet
9 1 (0.40%) NAS
9 1 (0.40%) iSCSI
9 1 (0.40%) Multicast
9 1 (0.40%) FCoE
9 1 (0.40%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (17.13%) DB2
2 37 (14.74%) Relational Database
3 24 (9.56%) RDBMS
4 17 (6.77%) SQL Server
5 15 (5.98%) Oracle Database
6 9 (3.59%) MySQL
7 8 (3.19%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (1.99%) Oracle Database 10g
9 3 (1.20%) Big Data
10 2 (0.80%) MongoDB
10 2 (0.80%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.40%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.40%) MS Access
11 1 (0.40%) Informix
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle9i Database
11 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 24 (9.56%) Eclipse
2 22 (8.76%) Jenkins
3 19 (7.57%) Maven
4 17 (6.77%) Introscope
5 11 (4.38%) Ant
6 10 (3.98%) Subversion
7 9 (3.59%) JMeter
7 9 (3.59%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 7 (2.79%) Git (software)
9 6 (2.39%) Rational Application Developer
10 5 (1.99%) JIRA
10 5 (1.99%) Hudson
11 3 (1.20%) ClearCase
12 2 (0.80%) SoapUI
12 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
12 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
12 2 (0.80%) JUnit
12 2 (0.80%) ClearQuest
13 1 (0.40%) Bugzilla
13 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
General
1 49 (19.52%) Finance
2 29 (11.55%) Banking
3 25 (9.96%) Retail
4 6 (2.39%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.59%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.59%) Back Office
5 4 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.20%) Front Office
7 2 (0.80%) International Banking
7 2 (0.80%) Marketing
7 2 (0.80%) Legal
8 1 (0.40%) Publishing
8 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.40%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (31.47%) Developer
2 41 (16.33%) Java Developer
3 40 (15.94%) Administrator
4 23 (9.16%) Consultant
5 22 (8.76%) Architect
6 21 (8.37%) WebSphere Administrator
7 12 (4.78%) WebSphere Developer
7 12 (4.78%) Analyst
8 10 (3.98%) Software Engineer
9 9 (3.59%) Senior Developer
9 9 (3.59%) Support Analyst
9 9 (3.59%) UNIX Administrator
9 9 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
9 9 (3.59%) WebSphere Specialist
10 8 (3.19%) Middleware Engineer
10 8 (3.19%) Middleware Consultant
10 8 (3.19%) Systems Administrator
11 7 (2.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (2.79%) WebSphere Consultant
12 6 (2.39%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (24.30%) Middleware
2 50 (19.92%) Spring
3 49 (19.52%) WebSphere MQ
4 48 (19.12%) XML
5 44 (17.53%) J2EE
6 40 (15.94%) Hibernate
7 39 (15.54%) JMS
8 37 (14.74%) JDBC
9 35 (13.94%) HTML
10 34 (13.55%) Web Services
11 33 (13.15%) JSP
12 32 (12.75%) CSS
13 28 (11.16%) WebSphere Message Broker
14 26 (10.36%) SOAP
15 24 (9.56%) Struts
15 24 (9.56%) Ajax
16 19 (7.57%) Worklight
17 18 (7.17%) Java EE
18 16 (6.37%) REST
19 15 (5.98%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
1 16 (6.37%) DataPower
2 13 (5.18%) Mainframe
3 10 (3.98%) iPad
4 9 (3.59%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.39%) Open Source
5 6 (2.39%) IBM Mainframe
6 5 (1.99%) PMI
6 5 (1.99%) PKI
6 5 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.59%) Hedge funds
8 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (1.20%) Freedom of Information Act
9 2 (0.80%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.80%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.80%) Derivative
9 2 (0.80%) iSeries
9 2 (0.80%) HACMP
10 1 (0.40%) Clustering
10 1 (0.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 97 (38.65%) Linux
2 62 (24.70%) UNIX
3 43 (17.13%) AIX
4 41 (16.33%) Windows
5 29 (11.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (7.97%) Solaris
7 15 (5.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 11 (4.38%) SUSE
9 7 (2.79%) zOS
10 6 (2.39%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.40%) HPUX
13 1 (0.40%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (19.12%) ITIL
2 32 (12.75%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (10.76%) OO
3 27 (10.76%) E-Commerce
4 21 (8.37%) SOA
4 21 (8.37%) UML
5 20 (7.97%) Scrum
6 19 (7.57%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (7.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 18 (7.17%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (5.98%) Project Management
8 15 (5.98%) Release Management
9 14 (5.58%) Problem Management
9 14 (5.58%) Change Management
10 13 (5.18%) TOGAF
10 13 (5.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (5.18%) SysML
10 13 (5.18%) Content Management
11 12 (4.78%) Software Engineering
11 12 (4.78%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 124 (49.40%) Java
2 57 (22.71%) SQL
3 38 (15.14%) Perl
4 37 (14.74%) JavaScript
5 35 (13.94%) Jython
6 31 (12.35%) Shell Script
7 28 (11.16%) Bash Shell
8 20 (7.97%) Python
9 10 (3.98%) Korn
10 8 (3.19%) C#
11 7 (2.79%) C
11 7 (2.79%) C-shell
12 6 (2.39%) REXX
13 5 (1.99%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.59%) Scala
14 4 (1.59%) AWK
15 3 (1.20%) PHP
16 2 (0.80%) VBA
16 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.40%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 18 (7.17%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.98%) SC Cleared
2 10 (3.98%) Degree
3 7 (2.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (2.39%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.20%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.77%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (4.38%) Shibboleth
2 6 (2.39%) RACF
3 5 (1.99%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.59%) Firmware
5 3 (1.20%) Xen
6 2 (0.80%) RHEV
6 2 (0.80%) Squid
6 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.80%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.40%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) SRDF
7 1 (0.40%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.40%) KVM
Systems Management
1 17 (6.77%) Tivoli
2 9 (3.59%) Puppet
3 7 (2.79%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 6 (2.39%) OMEGAMON
5 5 (1.99%) CA SiteMinder
6 4 (1.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.20%) Ansible
8 2 (0.80%) Vagrant
8 2 (0.80%) BladeLogic
8 2 (0.80%) Nagios
9 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.40%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 146 (58.17%) IBM
2 69 (27.49%) Oracle
3 33 (13.15%) Red Hat
4 19 (7.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (6.77%) HP
6 16 (6.37%) ATG
7 15 (5.98%) Software AG
7 15 (5.98%) AppDynamics
8 9 (3.59%) VMware
9 8 (3.19%) Adobe
9 8 (3.19%) SAP
10 7 (2.79%) Endeca
11 6 (2.39%) Informatica
11 6 (2.39%) Lotus
12 5 (1.99%) Business Objects
12 5 (1.99%) CA
13 4 (1.59%) ServiceNow
14 3 (1.20%) webMethods
14 3 (1.20%) Siebel
14 3 (1.20%) NetApp
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