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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WebSphere Application Server over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IBM WebSphere Application Server (WAS)
Rank 392 390 384
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Contract jobs citing WebSphere Application Server 56 44 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.22% 1.00% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 27 29
Median daily rate £500 £413 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.21% +9.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £338 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £450 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £370
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +21.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £62.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 - £29.25
WebSphere Application Server
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 London region.

Application Platforms Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4578 4404 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 19.83% 18.93% 17.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3153 2999 2769
Median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 55 114
Median hourly rate £16.66 £21.69 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.21% +14.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.69 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £43.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% +28.57%

WebSphere Application Server
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 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 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WebSphere Application Server within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +28 4 £431 -4.16%
Docklands, London - 2 - -
Canary Wharf - 2 - -
WebSphere Application Server
England

WebSphere Application Server
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 London region with a requirement for WebSphere Application Server.

1 146 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 76 (52.05%) Java
3 75 (51.37%) IBM
4 71 (48.63%) Linux
5 59 (40.41%) Apache
6 54 (36.99%) Middleware
7 48 (32.88%) Finance
8 46 (31.51%) Unix
9 41 (28.08%) J2EE
9 41 (28.08%) WebLogic
9 41 (28.08%) ITIL
10 40 (27.40%) Oracle
11 39 (26.71%) Perl
12 38 (26.03%) SSL
12 38 (26.03%) IBM HTTP Server
12 38 (26.03%) Jython
13 37 (25.34%) Shell Script
14 34 (23.29%) HTTP
15 31 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (20.55%) DNS
17 29 (19.86%) Python
17 29 (19.86%) SQL
17 29 (19.86%) DataPower
18 28 (19.18%) ATG
19 27 (18.49%) AIX
20 26 (17.81%) Web Services
20 26 (17.81%) Introscope
21 25 (17.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
22 24 (16.44%) Degree
22 24 (16.44%) WebSphere MQ

WebSphere Application Server
Top Related IT Skills in London 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
1 146 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 59 (40.41%) Apache
3 41 (28.08%) WebLogic
4 38 (26.03%) IBM HTTP Server
5 22 (15.07%) WebSphere Portal
6 19 (13.01%) Tomcat
7 15 (10.27%) FileNet
7 15 (10.27%) WebLogic Portal
8 13 (8.90%) JBoss
9 8 (5.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (5.48%) IIS
9 8 (5.48%) WebSphere Process Server
10 5 (3.42%) iPlanet
11 4 (2.74%) GlassFish
11 4 (2.74%) MQSeries
12 2 (1.37%) Confluence
12 2 (1.37%) Jetty
12 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
12 2 (1.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 2 (1.37%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 2 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.68%) IaaS
4 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.68%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (26.03%) SSL
2 34 (23.29%) HTTP
3 30 (20.55%) DNS
4 21 (14.38%) LDAP
5 8 (5.48%) Firewall
6 3 (2.05%) FTP
6 3 (2.05%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.37%) BIG-IP
7 2 (1.37%) NAS
7 2 (1.37%) SAN
7 2 (1.37%) SSH
8 1 (0.68%) Internet
8 1 (0.68%) Intranet
8 1 (0.68%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.70%) DB2
2 15 (10.27%) Oracle Database
3 9 (6.16%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.11%) SQL Server
5 3 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.37%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.37%) IBM InfoSphere
6 2 (1.37%) MySQL
6 2 (1.37%) QlikView
6 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.68%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (17.81%) Introscope
2 11 (7.53%) JUnit
3 8 (5.48%) Git (software)
3 8 (5.48%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.48%) Maven
4 6 (4.11%) Subversion
5 4 (2.74%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.05%) ClearQuest
6 3 (2.05%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.05%) JIRA
7 2 (1.37%) ClearCase
7 2 (1.37%) Hudson
7 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
7 2 (1.37%) Rational Application Developer
7 2 (1.37%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.37%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
8 1 (0.68%) JMeter
8 1 (0.68%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.68%) Vagrant
General
1 48 (32.88%) Finance
2 21 (14.38%) Banking
3 12 (8.22%) Retail
4 5 (3.42%) Financial Institution
4 5 (3.42%) Front Office
4 5 (3.42%) Investment Banking
5 4 (2.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.68%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 38 (26.03%) Administrator
2 30 (20.55%) Developer
3 27 (18.49%) WebSphere Administrator
4 18 (12.33%) Architect
4 18 (12.33%) Java Developer
5 14 (9.59%) Consultant
6 11 (7.53%) Server Administrator
6 11 (7.53%) WebSphere Application Server Administrator
7 10 (6.85%) WebSphere Engineer
8 9 (6.16%) WebSphere Consultant
9 7 (4.79%) Agile Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Agile Java Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Developer
9 7 (4.79%) Senior Java Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Lead Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Lead Java Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Senior Agile Developer
10 6 (4.11%) Senior Agile Java Developer
10 6 (4.11%) WebSphere Architect
11 5 (3.42%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (36.99%) Middleware
2 41 (28.08%) J2EE
3 26 (17.81%) Web Services
4 24 (16.44%) WebSphere MQ
5 21 (14.38%) XML
6 20 (13.70%) JSP
7 17 (11.64%) Spring
8 13 (8.90%) JMS
9 12 (8.22%) EJB
10 11 (7.53%) .NET
10 11 (7.53%) Servlets
11 10 (6.85%) Hibernate
11 10 (6.85%) HTML
11 10 (6.85%) XSD
12 9 (6.16%) SOAP
13 8 (5.48%) Worklight
13 8 (5.48%) WSDL
14 7 (4.79%) Ajax
14 7 (4.79%) Java EE
14 7 (4.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.86%) DataPower
2 20 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
4 9 (6.16%) Clustering
5 5 (3.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (3.42%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.42%) Web 2.0
6 4 (2.74%) Derivative
6 4 (2.74%) SWIFT
7 3 (2.05%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (2.05%) Mainframe
7 3 (2.05%) PKI
8 2 (1.37%) AS400
8 2 (1.37%) CMDB
8 2 (1.37%) Fintech
8 2 (1.37%) iSeries
8 2 (1.37%) Market Risk
8 2 (1.37%) Taxonomies
9 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.68%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 71 (48.63%) Linux
2 46 (31.51%) Unix
3 27 (18.49%) AIX
4 25 (17.12%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 10 (6.85%) Solaris
6 9 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (6.16%) Windows
7 8 (5.48%) zOS
8 4 (2.74%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (2.74%) SUSE
9 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (28.08%) ITIL
2 31 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (13.70%) Scrum
4 18 (12.33%) SOA
5 15 (10.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (8.90%) E-Commerce
7 12 (8.22%) Presales
7 12 (8.22%) Project Management
8 11 (7.53%) High Availability
9 10 (6.85%) Risk Management
9 10 (6.85%) Software Engineering
10 8 (5.48%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.48%) Migration
10 8 (5.48%) OO
10 8 (5.48%) SDLC
11 7 (4.79%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.79%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (4.11%) Asset Management
12 6 (4.11%) DevOps
12 6 (4.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 76 (52.05%) Java
2 39 (26.71%) Perl
3 38 (26.03%) Jython
4 37 (25.34%) Shell Script
5 29 (19.86%) Python
5 29 (19.86%) SQL
6 12 (8.22%) Bash Shell
7 9 (6.16%) JavaScript
8 7 (4.79%) PHP
9 4 (2.74%) C
10 3 (2.05%) Korn
10 3 (2.05%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
11 2 (1.37%) C++
11 2 (1.37%) COBOL
11 2 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 1 (0.68%) C#
Qualifications
1 24 (16.44%) Degree
2 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (2.05%) MBA
3 2 (1.37%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.42%) SEPA
2 4 (2.74%) QA
3 3 (2.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (7.53%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.42%) vSphere
3 3 (2.05%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (2.05%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.37%) Samba
4 2 (1.37%) Sendmail
4 2 (1.37%) Squid
4 2 (1.37%) Xen
4 2 (1.37%) XenServer
5 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (6.16%) Puppet
2 7 (4.79%) Ansible
3 4 (2.74%) Tivoli
4 2 (1.37%) BladeLogic
4 2 (1.37%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (1.37%) Cobbler
4 2 (1.37%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.37%) Salt
4 2 (1.37%) Terraform
5 1 (0.68%) CA Wily
5 1 (0.68%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.68%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 75 (51.37%) IBM
2 40 (27.40%) Oracle
3 28 (19.18%) ATG
4 18 (12.33%) AppDynamics
5 9 (6.16%) Microsoft
5 9 (6.16%) VMware
6 8 (5.48%) Adobe
6 8 (5.48%) Pega
7 6 (4.11%) BEA
7 6 (4.11%) hybris
7 6 (4.11%) Red Hat
8 5 (3.42%) Sun
8 5 (3.42%) TIBCO
9 3 (2.05%) Citrix
9 3 (2.05%) Splunk
9 3 (2.05%) Sybase
9 3 (2.05%) webMethods
10 2 (1.37%) Demandware
10 2 (1.37%) F5
10 2 (1.37%) Solace
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