The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Hertfordshire 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
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 0 0 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire - - 2.73%
As % of the Application Platforms category - - 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 8
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-9.70% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
-22.00% -
Application Platforms Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
128 122 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 18.96% 20.10% 19.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 54 88
Average daily rate £365 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £180 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £650 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 10 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.46% +73.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £12.24 £14.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £26.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.84 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-11.36% -5.00%
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

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 31 July 2014. 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
Potters Bar - - - -
Rickmansworth - - - -
Watford - - - -
WebSphere Application Server
East of England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) IBM
1 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 11 (91.67%) DB2
2 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
3 10 (83.33%) MQSeries
3 10 (83.33%) UNIX
3 10 (83.33%) Linux
3 10 (83.33%) Finance
3 10 (83.33%) Manufacturing
4 7 (58.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 7 (58.33%) HTTP
4 7 (58.33%) Oracle
5 6 (50.00%) ITIL
5 6 (50.00%) IIS
5 6 (50.00%) Windows
5 6 (50.00%) AIX
5 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (50.00%) Sun
5 6 (50.00%) HP
5 6 (50.00%) Dell
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (50.00%) Project Management
5 6 (50.00%) SUSE
5 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 6 (50.00%) Web Development
5 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
6 5 (41.67%) ATG
6 5 (41.67%) RAD

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 10 (83.33%) MQSeries
3 7 (58.33%) IBM HTTP Server
4 6 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 6 (50.00%) IIS
5 1 (8.33%) Apache
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) HTTP
2 4 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (91.67%) DB2
2 6 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 4 (33.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Ant
1 5 (41.67%) JUnit
1 5 (41.67%) Eclipse
2 4 (33.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Log4j
2 4 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (8.33%) Jtest
3 1 (8.33%) JDeveloper
General
1 11 (91.67%) Retail
2 10 (83.33%) Finance
2 10 (83.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Delivery Project Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Services Delivery Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Service Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Delivery Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Services Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 4 (33.33%) Java Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
1 4 (33.33%) J2EE
1 4 (33.33%) EJB
1 4 (33.33%) JDBC
1 4 (33.33%) JSP
1 4 (33.33%) Servlets
1 4 (33.33%) Struts
1 4 (33.33%) XML
1 4 (33.33%) XSLT
1 4 (33.33%) XHTML
1 4 (33.33%) JMS
1 4 (33.33%) XMLBeans
1 4 (33.33%) Ajax
1 4 (33.33%) JSTL
2 1 (8.33%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Web 2.0
2 1 (8.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) UNIX
1 10 (83.33%) Linux
2 6 (50.00%) SUSE
2 6 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (33.33%) HPUX
3 4 (33.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) E-Commerce
2 6 (50.00%) Project Management
2 6 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (50.00%) Web Development
3 5 (41.67%) RAD
4 4 (33.33%) UML
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Content Management
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) Java
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 4 (33.33%) Perl
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
1 4 (33.33%) XPath
1 4 (33.33%) Bash Shell
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) IBM
2 7 (58.33%) Oracle
3 6 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (50.00%) Sun
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) Dell
4 5 (41.67%) ATG
5 4 (33.33%) Blue Martini
5 4 (33.33%) Elastic Path
5 4 (33.33%) Interwoven
6 1 (8.33%) TIBCO
6 1 (8.33%) JBoss
6 1 (8.33%) hybris