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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 435 469 518
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +49
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 161 150 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.35% 0.30% 0.21%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.95% 1.76% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 86 71
Median daily rate £443 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £350 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £42.50
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
8237 8543 9024
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 17.86% 16.83% 17.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5306 5437 5818
Median daily rate £425 £410 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 172 240 333
Median hourly rate £19.31 £19.50 £19.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.96% -1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.45 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £19.38
% change year-on-year
+22.65% -9.70%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the 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 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 7 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the England region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
London +22 48 £448 -10.50% 3
South East +18 44 £471 +10.70% 5
North East -19 21 £320 +5.78%
North West -17 17 £425 +3.03%
Yorkshire +23 15 £461 +25.93% 1
East of England +13 7 £600 +33.33%
West Midlands - 4 - - 1
South West +3 1 - -
WebSphere Application Server
UK

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 England region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 323 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 171 (52.94%) Java
2 171 (52.94%) IBM
3 128 (39.63%) Unix
4 114 (35.29%) Oracle
5 111 (34.37%) WebLogic
5 111 (34.37%) Linux
6 105 (32.51%) J2EE
7 93 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (28.17%) WebSphere MQ
9 87 (26.93%) Middleware
10 86 (26.63%) SQL
10 86 (26.63%) JBoss
11 74 (22.91%) Finance
12 70 (21.67%) AIX
13 69 (21.36%) XML
14 66 (20.43%) Perl
15 59 (18.27%) SSL
16 55 (17.03%) Web Services
17 54 (16.72%) Tomcat
17 54 (16.72%) Spring
18 52 (16.10%) Apache
19 49 (15.17%) Banking
19 49 (15.17%) Jython
19 49 (15.17%) Jenkins
20 48 (14.86%) JUnit
21 47 (14.55%) LDAP
21 47 (14.55%) DevOps
21 47 (14.55%) IBM Integration Bus
22 45 (13.93%) HTML

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in 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
1 323 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 111 (34.37%) WebLogic
3 86 (26.63%) JBoss
4 54 (16.72%) Tomcat
5 52 (16.10%) Apache
6 36 (11.15%) FileNet
7 33 (10.22%) WebLogic Portal
8 32 (9.91%) WebSphere Portal
9 31 (9.60%) IBM HTTP Server
10 25 (7.74%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 24 (7.43%) MQSeries
12 22 (6.81%) Confluence
13 19 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
14 18 (5.57%) Tuxedo
15 12 (3.72%) Oracle Application Server
16 11 (3.41%) AquaLogic
16 11 (3.41%) Commerce Server
17 8 (2.48%) IIS
17 8 (2.48%) Oracle Workflow
18 7 (2.17%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (1.55%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (6.19%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 14 (4.33%) Oracle BPM
3 11 (3.41%) OpenText MBPM
4 8 (2.48%) Fredhopper
5 6 (1.86%) Maximo
6 2 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.19%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (5.26%) Amazon S3
2 17 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
3 15 (4.64%) GitHub
4 12 (3.72%) IBM Cloud
5 10 (3.10%) PaaS
6 6 (1.86%) Bluemix
6 6 (1.86%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 59 (18.27%) SSL
2 47 (14.55%) LDAP
3 40 (12.38%) HTTP
4 26 (8.05%) Firewall
5 22 (6.81%) TCP/IP
6 13 (4.02%) DNS
7 11 (3.41%) FTP
8 9 (2.79%) Network Security
9 8 (2.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 7 (2.17%) Internet
11 3 (0.93%) DMZ
11 3 (0.93%) SMTP
11 3 (0.93%) SNMP
12 2 (0.62%) BIG-IP
12 2 (0.62%) DHCP
12 2 (0.62%) HTTPS
12 2 (0.62%) SSH
13 1 (0.31%) Intranet
13 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.31%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.84%) DB2
2 18 (5.57%) SQL Server
3 17 (5.26%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.41%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.48%) BusinessObjects
6 7 (2.17%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.55%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.93%) Jackrabbit
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (0.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
9 2 (0.62%) MySQL
9 2 (0.62%) QlikView
10 1 (0.31%) Big Data
10 1 (0.31%) Endeca
10 1 (0.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 49 (15.17%) Jenkins
2 48 (14.86%) JUnit
3 30 (9.29%) Cucumber
4 28 (8.67%) JIRA
5 19 (5.88%) Maven
6 15 (4.64%) Mockito
7 13 (4.02%) Subversion
8 12 (3.72%) Eclipse
9 10 (3.10%) Selenium
10 9 (2.79%) Git (software)
11 8 (2.48%) Introscope
12 7 (2.17%) Hudson
12 7 (2.17%) Rational Application Developer
13 6 (1.86%) Gradle
13 6 (1.86%) gulp
13 6 (1.86%) Karma Test Runner
13 6 (1.86%) Sonatype Nexus
14 5 (1.55%) Ant
15 4 (1.24%) ClearQuest
16 3 (0.93%) ClearCase
General
1 74 (22.91%) Finance
2 49 (15.17%) Banking
3 14 (4.33%) Publishing
4 13 (4.02%) Retail
5 9 (2.79%) Billing
6 8 (2.48%) Law
7 3 (0.93%) Front Office
7 3 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
8 2 (0.62%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 88 (27.24%) Developer
2 67 (20.74%) Java Developer
3 45 (13.93%) Administrator
4 34 (10.53%) WebSphere Administrator
5 32 (9.91%) Consultant
6 27 (8.36%) Analyst
7 26 (8.05%) WebSphere Specialist
8 21 (6.50%) Java Engineer
9 19 (5.88%) DevOps Engineer
10 18 (5.57%) Software Engineer
11 17 (5.26%) Java Software Engineer
11 17 (5.26%) Server Administrator
12 16 (4.95%) Developer/Software Engineer
12 16 (4.95%) Java Software Developer
13 15 (4.64%) Architect
13 15 (4.64%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
14 14 (4.33%) WebSphere Consultant
15 13 (4.02%) Applications Specialist
15 13 (4.02%) Infrastructure Specialist
15 13 (4.02%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (32.51%) J2EE
2 91 (28.17%) WebSphere MQ
3 87 (26.93%) Middleware
4 69 (21.36%) XML
5 55 (17.03%) Web Services
6 54 (16.72%) Spring
7 47 (14.55%) IBM Integration Bus
8 45 (13.93%) HTML
9 44 (13.62%) SOAP
10 35 (10.84%) EJB
10 35 (10.84%) JSON
11 31 (9.60%) JSP
12 30 (9.29%) JDBC
12 30 (9.29%) REST
13 26 (8.05%) JMS
14 24 (7.43%) CSS
15 23 (7.12%) Java EE
16 22 (6.81%) Servlets
17 21 (6.50%) Struts
18 20 (6.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 39 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (10.53%) DataPower
3 30 (9.29%) Clustering
4 12 (3.72%) iSeries
5 11 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.48%) Data Centre
6 8 (2.48%) Private Cloud
7 6 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.86%) iPad
8 5 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.24%) Biometrics
9 4 (1.24%) IVR
10 3 (0.93%) Derivative
10 3 (0.93%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (0.93%) Market Risk
10 3 (0.93%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.93%) Taxonomies
11 2 (0.62%) Data Structures
11 2 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.62%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 128 (39.63%) Unix
2 111 (34.37%) Linux
3 70 (21.67%) AIX
4 39 (12.07%) Windows
5 35 (10.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 25 (7.74%) Solaris
7 20 (6.19%) Windows Server
8 17 (5.26%) OS/390
9 6 (1.86%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.93%) HPUX
10 3 (0.93%) SUSE
11 2 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.62%) zOS
12 1 (0.31%) CentOS
12 1 (0.31%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (28.79%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (14.55%) DevOps
3 43 (13.31%) ITIL
4 35 (10.84%) TDD
5 32 (9.91%) E-Commerce
6 31 (9.60%) Configuration Management
6 31 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (9.29%) OO
8 26 (8.05%) High Availability
9 25 (7.74%) Scrum
9 25 (7.74%) Software Engineering
10 24 (7.43%) BDD
11 23 (7.12%) Change Management
11 23 (7.12%) Unit Testing
12 21 (6.50%) Load Balancing
13 18 (5.57%) Service Delivery
14 17 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
14 17 (5.26%) Web Development
15 16 (4.95%) Migration
16 15 (4.64%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 171 (52.94%) Java
2 86 (26.63%) SQL
3 66 (20.43%) Perl
4 49 (15.17%) Jython
5 43 (13.31%) JavaScript
6 39 (12.07%) Shell Script
7 23 (7.12%) Bash Shell
8 19 (5.88%) Python
9 14 (4.33%) C
9 14 (4.33%) Korn
10 11 (3.41%) C++
11 8 (2.48%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.24%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.62%) PHP
14 1 (0.31%) COBOL
14 1 (0.31%) Ruby
14 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 26 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 16 (4.95%) Degree
4 6 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.55%) ISEB
5 5 (1.55%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.24%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.93%) MBA
8 1 (0.31%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.72%) QA
2 4 (1.24%) SEPA
3 3 (0.93%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.62%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (7.12%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.41%) Docker
3 5 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.93%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.93%) vSphere
5 1 (0.31%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 44 (13.62%) Puppet
2 24 (7.43%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (4.02%) CA Wily
4 12 (3.72%) Oracle Identity Management
4 12 (3.72%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 11 (3.41%) Tivoli
6 10 (3.10%) Ansible
7 6 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (1.86%) Salt
8 3 (0.93%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.62%) HP SiteScope
9 2 (0.62%) ITRS Geneos
10 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.31%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 171 (52.94%) IBM
2 114 (35.29%) Oracle
3 44 (13.62%) Red Hat
4 33 (10.22%) Microsoft
5 30 (9.29%) Axway
6 28 (8.67%) Sun
7 23 (7.12%) HP
8 20 (6.19%) Informatica
8 20 (6.19%) Siebel
9 17 (5.26%) Splunk
10 16 (4.95%) VMware
11 9 (2.79%) AppDynamics
11 9 (2.79%) Fujitsu
11 9 (2.79%) NetCracker
12 6 (1.86%) Comptel
12 6 (1.86%) MuleSoft
12 6 (1.86%) Veracode
13 5 (1.55%) ATG
13 5 (1.55%) Atlassian
13 5 (1.55%) Sybase
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