The first table below looks at the demand for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category for the Essex region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 47 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 1.04% - -
As % of the Application Platforms category 5.10% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-9.70% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £29.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Application Platforms Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
98 108 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 20.29% 23.28% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 43 43
Average daily rate £438 £300 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £165 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £426 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 13
Average hourly rate £29.25 £25.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.16 £18.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £25.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Essex

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) VBA
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (20.00%) COBOL
4 1 (20.00%) Automotive
4 1 (20.00%) Lombardi
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) Avaya
4 1 (20.00%) CTI
4 1 (20.00%) RACF

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) WebLogic
1 5 (100.00%) MQSeries
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (80.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Release Management
4 1 (20.00%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) VBA
2 1 (20.00%) JCL
2 1 (20.00%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) RACF
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Avaya