The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 108 110 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 10 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.53% 0.65% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.02% 3.47% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 7 3
Average daily rate £450 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £415 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
- +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £10.00
WebSphere Application Server
South East

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

Application Platforms Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
331 375 336
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 17.63% 18.70% 19.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 201 180
Average daily rate £375 £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% -2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £504 £475 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 11 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.00 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year
- +4.95%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Farnborough +8 3 £450 +5.88%
Basingstoke - 1 £425 - 1
WebSphere Application Server
South East

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 40 (78.43%) IBM
3 33 (64.71%) SC Cleared
3 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
4 29 (56.86%) WebSphere Process Server
5 27 (52.94%) Linux
6 26 (50.98%) CentOS
6 26 (50.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 25 (49.02%) AIX
7 25 (49.02%) Red Hat
8 19 (37.25%) WebSphere MQ
9 15 (29.41%) Java
10 14 (27.45%) XML
11 13 (25.49%) Middleware
12 10 (19.61%) HTTP
12 10 (19.61%) DataPower
13 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
14 7 (13.73%) JMS
14 7 (13.73%) XSLT
15 6 (11.76%) SOAP
15 6 (11.76%) ClearQuest
15 6 (11.76%) Biometrics
15 6 (11.76%) ClearCase
15 6 (11.76%) Big Data
16 5 (9.80%) High Availability
16 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
16 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
16 5 (9.80%) WSDL
17 4 (7.84%) DB2
17 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 51 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 29 (56.86%) WebSphere Process Server
3 1 (1.96%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (19.61%) HTTP
2 9 (17.65%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.96%) FTP
3 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.96%) LDAP
3 1 (1.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Big Data
2 4 (7.84%) DB2
3 2 (3.92%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.92%) HBase
3 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) ClearCase
1 6 (11.76%) ClearQuest
2 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.92%) Sonatype Nexus
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Consultant
1 13 (25.49%) WebSphere Consultant
2 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (19.61%) Developer
4 9 (17.65%) WebSphere Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Applications Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) Server Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.84%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (7.84%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 3 (5.88%) Business Developer
7 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) AIX Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) Java Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Big Data Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Middleware Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) NoSQL Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Server Engineer
9 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Administrator
9 1 (1.96%) WebSphere Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) WebSphere MQ
2 14 (27.45%) XML
3 13 (25.49%) Middleware
4 7 (13.73%) JMS
4 7 (13.73%) XSLT
5 6 (11.76%) SOAP
6 5 (9.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 5 (9.80%) WSDL
7 3 (5.88%) J2EE
8 2 (3.92%) Ajax
8 2 (3.92%) Hibernate
8 2 (3.92%) HTML
8 2 (3.92%) J2SE
8 2 (3.92%) JDBC
8 2 (3.92%) JSF
8 2 (3.92%) JSON
8 2 (3.92%) JSP
8 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (3.92%) RESTful
8 2 (3.92%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) DataPower
2 6 (11.76%) Biometrics
3 3 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.96%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 27 (52.94%) Linux
2 26 (50.98%) CentOS
2 26 (50.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 25 (49.02%) AIX
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
4 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
1 5 (9.80%) High Availability
2 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (7.84%) Case Management
2 4 (7.84%) Low Latency
2 4 (7.84%) Records Management
3 2 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (3.92%) System Testing
3 2 (3.92%) Unit Testing
4 1 (1.96%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) C
2 1 (1.96%) Jython
2 1 (1.96%) Korn
2 1 (1.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 33 (64.71%) SC Cleared
1 33 (64.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (1.96%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 40 (78.43%) IBM
2 25 (49.02%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.92%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.96%) CA