The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 London 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 364 326 322
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -4
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 47 89 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.37% 0.35%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.06% 2.07% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 53 47
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£406 £500 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £378 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £645 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £394 £408
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.37%
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
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4433 4308 4592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 18.77% 17.77% 17.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2911 2732 2965
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 141 159
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
WebSphere Application Server
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 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
City of London 0 9 £850 +70.00% 7
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 112 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 61 (54.46%) IBM
3 44 (39.29%) SQL
4 40 (35.71%) Finance
5 37 (33.04%) Bash Shell
6 32 (28.57%) Java
6 32 (28.57%) Linux
7 31 (27.68%) UNIX
8 29 (25.89%) Retail
9 25 (22.32%) Oracle
10 24 (21.43%) Solaris
10 24 (21.43%) Relational Database
11 23 (20.54%) DB2
12 22 (19.64%) ITIL
13 19 (16.96%) JMS
14 18 (16.07%) UML
14 18 (16.07%) Windows
14 18 (16.07%) Tomcat
14 18 (16.07%) Web Services
14 18 (16.07%) JDBC
14 18 (16.07%) SSL
14 18 (16.07%) Internet
15 17 (15.18%) Middleware
15 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
15 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
15 17 (15.18%) ATG
16 16 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
16 16 (14.29%) Jython
16 16 (14.29%) Banking
16 16 (14.29%) ERP

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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
1 112 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 18 (16.07%) Tomcat
3 16 (14.29%) Apache
3 16 (14.29%) IBM HTTP Server
4 15 (13.39%) CICS
5 14 (12.50%) IIS
5 14 (12.50%) WebSphere Process Server
6 8 (7.14%) MQSeries
7 7 (6.25%) TeamSite
7 7 (6.25%) Adobe CQ
8 5 (4.46%) WebSphere Portal
9 3 (2.68%) WebLogic
10 2 (1.79%) Commerce Server
10 2 (1.79%) Confluence
11 1 (0.89%) Node.js
11 1 (0.89%) TIBCO EMS
11 1 (0.89%) CMS
11 1 (0.89%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (8.93%) JDE OneWorld
2 8 (7.14%) Tridion
3 7 (6.25%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (2.68%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (1.79%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.89%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (16.07%) SSL
1 18 (16.07%) Internet
2 10 (8.93%) HTTP
3 8 (7.14%) DNS
4 7 (6.25%) FTP
5 3 (2.68%) LDAP
6 1 (0.89%) Firewall
6 1 (0.89%) SSH
6 1 (0.89%) SAN
6 1 (0.89%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 23 (20.54%) DB2
3 11 (9.82%) Oracle Database
4 10 (8.93%) SQL Server
5 9 (8.04%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.36%) Oracle Database 10g
7 3 (2.68%) MySQL
8 1 (0.89%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.89%) Big Data
8 1 (0.89%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 14 (12.50%) Introscope
2 12 (10.71%) Eclipse
3 11 (9.82%) Ant
4 10 (8.93%) Subversion
5 9 (8.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 8 (7.14%) JUnit
6 8 (7.14%) Log4j
7 3 (2.68%) Lombardi
7 3 (2.68%) JIRA
7 3 (2.68%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.68%) ClearCase
8 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio
8 2 (1.79%) Maven
9 1 (0.89%) WebLOAD
9 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.89%) QuickTest Pro
9 1 (0.89%) ClearQuest
General
1 40 (35.71%) Finance
2 29 (25.89%) Retail
3 16 (14.29%) Banking
4 10 (8.93%) Back Office
5 9 (8.04%) Investment Banking
6 8 (7.14%) Manufacturing
7 6 (5.36%) Front Office
8 5 (4.46%) Financial Institution
9 3 (2.68%) General Ledger
10 2 (1.79%) Publishing
11 1 (0.89%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.89%) Marketing
11 1 (0.89%) French Language
11 1 (0.89%) German Language
Job Titles
1 32 (28.57%) Developer
2 21 (18.75%) Architect
2 21 (18.75%) Java Developer
2 21 (18.75%) Administrator
3 13 (11.61%) Solutions Architect
4 11 (9.82%) Analyst
4 11 (9.82%) WebSphere Administrator
5 9 (8.04%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) Server Administrator
6 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Specialist
6 8 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 7 (6.25%) Services Delivery Analyst
7 7 (6.25%) Service Analyst
8 6 (5.36%) Java Programmer
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Java Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.36%) Programmer
8 6 (5.36%) Digital Architect
9 5 (4.46%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (16.96%) JMS
2 18 (16.07%) Web Services
2 18 (16.07%) JDBC
3 17 (15.18%) Middleware
4 14 (12.50%) J2EE
5 13 (11.61%) HTML
5 13 (11.61%) XML
6 12 (10.71%) EJB
6 12 (10.71%) Spring
6 12 (10.71%) Worklight
7 11 (9.82%) JSP
8 10 (8.93%) Servlets
8 10 (8.93%) Ajax
9 9 (8.04%) Struts
9 9 (8.04%) XSLT
9 9 (8.04%) XHTML
10 8 (7.14%) JSTL
10 8 (7.14%) XMLBeans
11 7 (6.25%) BAPI
11 7 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) AS400
2 9 (8.04%) DataPower
3 8 (7.14%) Web 2.0
3 8 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 7 (6.25%) Derivative
4 7 (6.25%) Online Banking
4 7 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (5.36%) PMI
6 2 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.79%) LPAR
6 2 (1.79%) Open Source
7 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.89%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.89%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Equities
7 1 (0.89%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 32 (28.57%) Linux
2 31 (27.68%) UNIX
3 24 (21.43%) Solaris
4 18 (16.07%) Windows
5 13 (11.61%) Apple iOS
6 11 (9.82%) AIX
7 9 (8.04%) HPUX
8 7 (6.25%) SUSE
9 5 (4.46%) zOS
10 3 (2.68%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.89%) Android
11 1 (0.89%) CentOS
11 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.64%) ITIL
2 18 (16.07%) UML
3 17 (15.18%) E-Commerce
4 16 (14.29%) ERP
5 14 (12.50%) OO
6 12 (10.71%) Service Delivery
7 9 (8.04%) RAD
7 9 (8.04%) Content Management
7 9 (8.04%) Incident Management
7 9 (8.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (7.14%) Migration
9 7 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.25%) BCP
9 7 (6.25%) Business Continuity
9 7 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
9 7 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (5.36%) Multithreading
10 6 (5.36%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 44 (39.29%) SQL
2 37 (33.04%) Bash Shell
3 32 (28.57%) Java
4 17 (15.18%) JavaScript
5 16 (14.29%) Perl
5 16 (14.29%) Jython
6 15 (13.39%) Korn
7 14 (12.50%) Shell Script
8 9 (8.04%) XPath
9 8 (7.14%) Python
9 8 (7.14%) C
10 6 (5.36%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.89%) C#
11 1 (0.89%) C++
11 1 (0.89%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 6 (5.36%) PMI Certification
2 5 (4.46%) Degree
3 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) SLA
2 3 (2.68%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (9.82%) Tivoli
2 8 (7.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (2.68%) Puppet
4 2 (1.79%) BladeLogic
5 1 (0.89%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.89%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 61 (54.46%) IBM
2 25 (22.32%) Oracle
3 17 (15.18%) ATG
4 10 (8.93%) JD Edwards
4 10 (8.93%) Citrix
5 9 (8.04%) HP
6 8 (7.14%) Interwoven
6 8 (7.14%) Blue Martini
6 8 (7.14%) Elastic Path
7 7 (6.25%) LogLogic
8 5 (4.46%) VMware
9 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
10 3 (2.68%) JBoss
10 3 (2.68%) Software AG
11 2 (1.79%) Sun
11 2 (1.79%) TIBCO
11 2 (1.79%) webMethods
11 2 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 2 (1.79%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.79%) Ab Initio
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