The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 107 96 82
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.13% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.71% 1.01% 0.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 2
Median daily rate £338 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -22.22%
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
West Yorkshire

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

Application Platforms Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
282 297 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 18.60% 22.47% 20.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 183 153
Median daily rate £420 £335 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.37% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £258 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £426
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 4
Median hourly rate £9.00 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -5.08%
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 Leeds

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Leeds 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 Leeds

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

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 Leeds region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 4 (80.00%) XML
2 4 (80.00%) UML
2 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) FTP
3 1 (20.00%) HTTP
3 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) Apache
3 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) AIX
3 1 (20.00%) Solaris
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) J2EE
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) Xen
3 1 (20.00%) Axway
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
2 1 (20.00%) Jetty
2 1 (20.00%) nginx
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle 10gAS
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (20.00%) PowerExchange
2 1 (20.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) FTP
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) IPsec
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) DB2
2 1 (20.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (20.00%) Data Mining
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Log4j
2 1 (20.00%) Travis CI
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Programmer
1 4 (80.00%) Programmer
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (20.00%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) AIX
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Solaris
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) UML
3 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) Xen
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Axway
2 1 (20.00%) Informatica
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) VMware