The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 5 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.67% 1.29% -
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.29% 6.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £525 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £390 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.97% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

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

Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
152 135 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 20.46% 19.42% 21.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 54 49
Average daily rate £375 £350 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -8.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
Average hourly rate £14.85 £33.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.67% +91.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £17.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+17.01% -9.21%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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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
Watford -2 5 - -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
2 4 (80.00%) JSTL
2 4 (80.00%) XMLBeans
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Martini
2 4 (80.00%) Web 2.0
2 4 (80.00%) ATG
2 4 (80.00%) Log4j
2 4 (80.00%) RAD
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (80.00%) Subversion
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Elastic Path
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) Interwoven
2 4 (80.00%) Tridion
2 4 (80.00%) Internet
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
2 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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%) WebSphere
2 4 (80.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (80.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Log4j
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (80.00%) Ant
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) J2EE
2 4 (80.00%) JSTL
2 4 (80.00%) XMLBeans
2 4 (80.00%) Ajax
2 4 (80.00%) XHTML
2 4 (80.00%) JMS
2 4 (80.00%) EJB
2 4 (80.00%) JDBC
2 4 (80.00%) JSP
2 4 (80.00%) Servlets
2 4 (80.00%) Struts
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) XSLT
2 4 (80.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) HPUX
2 4 (80.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (80.00%) RAD
2 4 (80.00%) Content Management
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) XPath
2 4 (80.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (80.00%) Java
2 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (80.00%) Perl
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) Blue Martini
2 4 (80.00%) ATG
2 4 (80.00%) Elastic Path
2 4 (80.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle