The table below looks at the statistics for WebSphere Application Server skills in IT contracts advertised for the London 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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 327 349 292
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -57
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 73 56 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.34% 0.25% 0.39%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.81% 1.36% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 37 40
Average daily rate
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£431 £435 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.86% -8.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £400 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £665
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £370 £381
% change year-on-year
+14.86% -2.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4034 4126 3808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.69% 18.21% 18.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 2708 2787 2487
Average daily rate £415 £400 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 92 116
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £20.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £45.00 £51.23
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WebSphere Application Server Jobs Demand Trend in London

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Application Server
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server across the London region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015.

WebSphere Application Server Daily Rate Histogram in London

WebSphere Application Server
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WebSphere Application Server Hourly Rate Trend in London

WebSphere Application Server
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
City of London +38 24 £425 - 3
WebSphere Application Server
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WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 102 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 59 (57.84%) IBM
3 57 (55.88%) Java
4 56 (54.90%) Linux
5 47 (46.08%) UNIX
6 37 (36.27%) ITIL
7 34 (33.33%) Apache
7 34 (33.33%) Finance
8 30 (29.41%) Oracle
9 27 (26.47%) Windows
9 27 (26.47%) E-Commerce
10 26 (25.49%) Middleware
10 26 (25.49%) Banking
11 23 (22.55%) Introscope
11 23 (22.55%) IIS
12 20 (19.61%) .NET
12 20 (19.61%) Tomcat
13 19 (18.63%) HTTP
14 18 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
14 18 (17.65%) Jython
15 17 (16.67%) AIX
15 17 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
16 16 (15.69%) Shell Script
16 16 (15.69%) Perl
16 16 (15.69%) Python
16 16 (15.69%) Java EE
17 15 (14.71%) Load Balancing
18 14 (13.73%) DNS
18 14 (13.73%) DB2
19 13 (12.75%) Retail

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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
1 102 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 34 (33.33%) Apache
3 23 (22.55%) IIS
4 20 (19.61%) Tomcat
5 18 (17.65%) IBM HTTP Server
6 12 (11.76%) Adobe CQ
6 12 (11.76%) FileNet
7 9 (8.82%) WebSphere Process Server
7 9 (8.82%) WebSphere Portal
8 8 (7.84%) SharePoint
9 7 (6.86%) WebLogic
10 6 (5.88%) JBoss
11 5 (4.90%) MQSeries
11 5 (4.90%) CICS
11 5 (4.90%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (3.92%) TIBCO EMS
13 2 (1.96%) GlassFish
13 2 (1.96%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
13 2 (1.96%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (1.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) MS Project
2 1 (0.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) RMDS
2 2 (1.96%) Magento
3 1 (0.98%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (18.63%) HTTP
2 14 (13.73%) DNS
3 12 (11.76%) SSL
4 11 (10.78%) LDAP
5 9 (8.82%) Firewall
6 8 (7.84%) BIG-IP
7 6 (5.88%) TCP/IP
8 5 (4.90%) DMZ
9 4 (3.92%) SMTP
10 2 (1.96%) Internet
10 2 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.73%) DB2
2 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle Database
4 5 (4.90%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.92%) MySQL
6 3 (2.94%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.96%) Sybase IQ
7 2 (1.96%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 23 (22.55%) Introscope
2 8 (7.84%) JMeter
3 3 (2.94%) Maven
3 3 (2.94%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.96%) Toad
4 2 (1.96%) Ant
4 2 (1.96%) LoadRunner
4 2 (1.96%) PowerDesigner
4 2 (1.96%) ERwin
4 2 (1.96%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.96%) Mercurial
4 2 (1.96%) Hudson
4 2 (1.96%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.98%) Mockito
5 1 (0.98%) Subversion
5 1 (0.98%) JIRA
5 1 (0.98%) WebLOAD
5 1 (0.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.98%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.98%) JUnit
General
1 34 (33.33%) Finance
2 26 (25.49%) Banking
3 13 (12.75%) Retail
4 9 (8.82%) Back Office
5 7 (6.86%) Retail Banking
6 6 (5.88%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.96%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.98%) International Banking
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.98%) Legal
8 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (25.49%) Administrator
2 22 (21.57%) Developer
3 13 (12.75%) Analyst
3 13 (12.75%) Applications Support
4 11 (10.78%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) WebSphere Administrator
5 10 (9.80%) Applications Support Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Support Engineer
5 10 (9.80%) Support Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Architect
7 8 (7.84%) Technical Support
7 8 (7.84%) Technical Support Analyst
7 8 (7.84%) FileNet Developer
8 7 (6.86%) Java Developer
9 6 (5.88%) FileNet Administrator
9 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Engineer
10 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Developer
10 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
10 5 (4.90%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
10 5 (4.90%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.49%) Middleware
2 20 (19.61%) .NET
3 17 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
4 16 (15.69%) Java EE
5 12 (11.76%) J2EE
6 9 (8.82%) Web Services
6 9 (8.82%) Worklight
7 6 (5.88%) WebSphere Message Broker
7 6 (5.88%) HTML
8 4 (3.92%) SOAP
8 4 (3.92%) CSS
8 4 (3.92%) Spring
9 3 (2.94%) JSP
9 3 (2.94%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.94%) RESTful
9 3 (2.94%) HTML5
10 2 (1.96%) GWT
10 2 (1.96%) D3.js
10 2 (1.96%) AngularJS
10 2 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.75%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.84%) Mainframe
2 8 (7.84%) PKI
3 7 (6.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 6 (5.88%) Clustering
5 5 (4.90%) DataPower
5 5 (4.90%) iPad
6 4 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.94%) Cryptography
8 2 (1.96%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.96%) User Experience
9 1 (0.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 56 (54.90%) Linux
2 47 (46.08%) UNIX
3 27 (26.47%) Windows
4 17 (16.67%) AIX
5 13 (12.75%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 12 (11.76%) Solaris
7 7 (6.86%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.98%) zOS
9 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.98%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) ITIL
2 27 (26.47%) E-Commerce
3 15 (14.71%) Load Balancing
4 12 (11.76%) Risk Management
5 10 (9.80%) Problem Management
5 10 (9.80%) Release Management
5 10 (9.80%) Project Management
6 8 (7.84%) Load Testing
6 8 (7.84%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
6 8 (7.84%) Capacity Management
7 7 (6.86%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (6.86%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (6.86%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (5.88%) Document Management
9 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.90%) Change Management
9 5 (4.90%) Validation
9 5 (4.90%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (3.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 57 (55.88%) Java
2 18 (17.65%) Jython
3 16 (15.69%) Shell Script
3 16 (15.69%) Perl
3 16 (15.69%) Python
4 9 (8.82%) SQL
5 5 (4.90%) Bash Shell
6 4 (3.92%) REXX
6 4 (3.92%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.94%) PHP
7 3 (2.94%) Tcl
7 3 (2.94%) C#
8 2 (1.96%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.96%) Scala
9 1 (0.98%) R
9 1 (0.98%) JCL
9 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Degree
2 6 (5.88%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.90%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.92%) RACF
2 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.96%) Squid
3 2 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (7.84%) ITRS Geneos
2 7 (6.86%) CA Wily
3 4 (3.92%) OMEGAMON
4 2 (1.96%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.96%) Nagios
5 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.98%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 59 (57.84%) IBM
2 30 (29.41%) Oracle
3 12 (11.76%) ATG
4 9 (8.82%) AppDynamics
4 9 (8.82%) Red Hat
5 8 (7.84%) TIBCO
5 8 (7.84%) Kofax
5 8 (7.84%) F5
6 4 (3.92%) VMware
6 4 (3.92%) Sybase
7 3 (2.94%) Adobe
7 3 (2.94%) Actimize
8 2 (1.96%) hybris
8 2 (1.96%) Demandware
8 2 (1.96%) Sun
8 2 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.96%) Dell
8 2 (1.96%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.96%) SAP
8 2 (1.96%) webMethods
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