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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank - 62 55
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - 0.55% 1.58%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 2.41% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
102 166 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 14.17% 22.71% 21.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 90 62
Median daily rate £415 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £221 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £14.85 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.45% -50.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.19 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-13.30% +12.13%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 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
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) UML
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 3 (100.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Ant
1 3 (100.00%) Rational Application Developer
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Architect
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Java Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Java Solutions Architect
1 3 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) J2EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 3 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle